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While President Xi Jinping has cast himself as a champion of globalisation as the United States retreats behind President Donald Trump's 'America First' policy, foreign firms complain his words have not been accompanied by deeds on the ground

Hanson: China’s New Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere

A few weeks ago, Chinese President Xi Jinping offered a Soviet-style five-year plan for China’s progress at the Communist Party congress in Beijing. Despite his talk of global cooperation, the themes were familiar socialist boilerplate about Chinese economic and military superiority to come.

U.S. President Donald Trump and President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan deliver joint statements in Washington, DC on May 16. Relations between the two countries have soured in recent days following the arrest of a U.S. consulate worker by Turkish officials. On Sunday, the U.S. suspended non-immigrant visa applications from the country. File Photo by Michael Reynolds

Politico: Why Turkey Feels Burned By Trump

Every year, the day before Thanksgiving, the fire department in the Washington, D.C., suburb where I live posts a “Keep Your Family Safe this Thanksgiving” bulletin on its website, offering tips about how to avoid injury during the holiday.

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NYC Truck Jihadi Faces 22 Criminal Counts for Murder, Racketeering

A federal grand jury charged the Uzbek terrorist allegedly responsible for the Halloween attack in Manhattan that killed eight people and injured 12 others with 22 criminal counts, including murder in aid of Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL)-linked racketeering activity, according to the U.S Department of Justice (DOJ).