Friday, September 4, 2015

Migrants Fleeing Hungary Start a Long March Toward Germany - The New York Times

Migrants Fleeing Hungary Start a Long March Toward Germany - The New York Times:



"LONDON — Haggard and defiant, a large number of migrants marched from the Keleti train station in Budapest toward Germany on Friday, pledging to walk 300 miles rather than remain in a country where they are not welcome."



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Other People’s Dollars, and Their Place in Global Economics - The New York Times

Other People’s Dollars, and Their Place in Global Economics - The New York Times:



"Sydney, Australia — Soon after arriving here, I stopped at an A.T.M.; I needed some dollars, and all I had were dollars."



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Thursday, September 3, 2015

Guard for Donald Trump Hits Protester - First Draft. Political News, Now. - The New York Times

Guard for Donald Trump Hits Protester - First Draft. Political News, Now. - The New York Times:



"In a tussle outside Trump Tower on Thursday, a member of Donald J. Trump’s security team responded to a protester, who had grabbed him from behind, by hitting him in the face."



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Otto Pérez Molina of Guatemala Is Jailed Hours After Resigning Presidency - The New York Times

Otto Pérez Molina of Guatemala Is Jailed Hours After Resigning Presidency - The New York Times:



"GUATEMALA CITY — Hours after resigning his post as the president of Guatemala, Otto Pérez Molina, a former general and the nation’s most powerful man, was sent to jail to await the conclusion of an evidentiary hearing into his role in a multimillion dollar customs fraud."



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Wednesday, September 2, 2015

China, at Parade Showing Military Might, Says It Will Cut Its Forces by 300,000 - The New York Times

China, at Parade Showing Military Might, Says It Will Cut Its Forces by 300,000 - The New York Times:



"BEIJING — President Xi Jinping of China announced on Thursday that he would reduce the country’s military personnel by 300,000, using a speech marking 70 years since the end of World War II to present the People’s Liberation Army as a force for peace and regional stability."



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Wall St. Is Higher as Chinese Shares Extend Their Drop - The New York Times

Wall St. Is Higher as Chinese Shares Extend Their Drop - The New York Times:



"Stocks in the United States were higher on Wednesday, a day after markets around the world tumbled in the wake of weak manufacturing data in China."



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