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US, China air differences over Hong Kong protests

US, China air differences over Hong Kong protests

Top U.S. and Chinese officials publicly aired differences Wednesday over the protests in Hong Kong, where students want democratic changes to the electoral system.

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Kansas Tax Cuts Endanger Republican Gov. Sam Brownback

Kansas Governor Sam Brownback's steep tax cuts have failed to stimulate economic growth in Kansas, making him vulnerable to a Democratic challenger.

Times Minute | Sochi's Closing Ceremony

Also on the Minute, Ukraine's parliament takes control and oysters make a comeback. By: Carrie Halperin

 
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