US firms in China say vague rules, tensions with Washington, hurting business, survey shows

  (The Independent) : An American Chamber of Commerce survey shows American companies operating in China view tensions with Washington over technology, trade and other issues as a major competitive obstacle for their businesses there ..

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Kaitlyn Bristowe suffers panic attack and skips out on People's Choice Country Awards in Nashville attended by her ex-fiance Jason Tartick... two months after shock split

While Bristowe was a no-show at the event her ex-Tartick was also among the list of invitees who did in fact hit the red carpet

Brazil's President Lula set to undergo hip replacement surgery

Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva is scheduled to undergo hip replacement surgery Friday

EVAN GERSHKOVICH | DETAINED FOR 6 MONTHS

Our colleague Evan was detained six months ago while reporting in Russia. He has been held in Moscow on an espionage charge that the Journal and the U.S. government vehemently deny.

'I went to my favourite Surrey tearoom for final time and saw furniture sold off'

The adorable café is located at the top of House of Fraser in Guildford

Willie Francois, a pastor, and Dalijah Franklin, a pole dancer, Marry in New York

Dalijah Franklin first met Willie Francois after church. She was captivated by his sermon, and he was intrigued by her beauty.

Some Banks Are Actually Sticking With WFH

Fights over productivity distract from more practical, even CEO-friendly, benefits.

Cambridge congestion charge plans hit dead end after political support crumbles

The Greater Cambridge Partnership’s board said it could not recommend for the revised congestion charge proposals to be taken to Cambridgeshire County Council.

York campaigners take legal action against NHS over autism referrals

York campaigners take legal action against NHS over autism referrals

Council serves three closure orders on properties in Bridlington

THREE properties have been served closure orders for drug related organised crime in an East Yorkshire town.

$2.4B Powerball winner Edwin Castro spotted with mystery woman, new haircut at LAX

Record winning Powerball player Edwin Castro was spotted at Los Angeles International Airport Thursday with a new mystery woman by his side.

Rangers and Devils have first matchup in battle for season superiority

It had been 151 days since the Rangers last saw the Devils when their rival asserted themselves in the playoffs for the first time since 2012.

On this day in history, September 29, 1907, cowboy crooner and Hollywood icon Gene Autry is born in Texas

Gene Autry, the "singing cowboy" and multimedia star credited with popularizing country-western music, was born on Sept. 29, 1907. Autry also founded the Los Angeles Angels baseball team.

Good riddance, Megan Rapinoe

Usually, the end of a famous athlete’s career brings sadness and nostalgia. Fans beam with appreciation that a much-heralded athlete will no longer be on the field and will fade into memory as they move on to the next phase of their

Alexa Nicolette and Mladen Vasic Marry in Southampton, N.Y.

Alexa Nicolette and Mladen Vasic’s brief encounter on an elevator nine years ago is proof that you can fall in love in a New York minute.

A Connection That Came From Sharing a Similar Tragedy

On their first date, Bruce Hager and Florence Buchanan bonded over the deaths of their mothers. At their wedding, the couple imagined them “clinking teacups” in celebration.

Landlords will be offered up to £4,000 to rent homes to Ukrainian refugees in South Cambs

South Cambridgeshire District Council is planning to offer landlords incentive payments from around £1,000 to £4,000 to rent homes to Ukrainian refugees.

York hospital trust staff 'don't feel safe to raise concerns'

Similarities to how whistleblowers were treated when raising concerns about convicted child killer Lucy Letby have been seen across York hospital trust sites, it has been claimed.

Is Sheffield Wednesday vs Sunderland on TV, channel, kick-off time and how to watch

Everything you need to know ahead of tonight's Championship game between Sunderland and Sheffield Wednesday at Hillsborough

11 years for stealing a mobile phone: Inside the lives of prisoners serving sentences of 'public protection'

"I don't visit the prison anymore to see him because he's unrecognisable. His eyes are dark. He's exhausted - mentally, physically, emotionally."

Ex-Detroit police chief James Craig will join GOP primary for US Senate in Michigan, sources tell AP

Former Detroit Police Chief James Craig is planning to announce a Republican bid for U.S. Senate in Michigan next week, according to two people familiar with the matter

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House GOP holds first Biden impeachment proceeding; A look back at one of the most iconic photos in hip-hop history

Trump Tells Fox News to 'Get Your Act Together Before It Is Too Late'

The former president also bashed the network over ratings declining for the second GOP debate, despite viewership of the event trouncing his own speech.

When a Hurricane Approached, a World War II Bunker Saved The Day

Days before their wedding, Jackie Brew and Robert Hayes moved their wedding celebration to a nearly indestructible location to avoid the looming threat of Hurricane Lee.

Two Houston Natives Marry After Several Years of Long Distance

When Carlos Paz Jr. saw “two realities” for his life — one with Abigail Diaz and one without — the choice was clear.

Stalker flooded Facebook with 70 messages aimed at his ex-wife

Paul Claricoates, from Stratford-upon-Avon, bombarded his former partner with Facebook messages, calls and texts

York Older People's Assembly films celebrate special UN day

Two free mini-films are being shown in the city on September 30 ahead of a landmark day for the United Nations (UN).

In Tesla trial over Autopilot fatality, lawyer cites 'experimental vehicles'

The trial stems from a civil lawsuit alleging the Autopilot system caused the vehicle to veer off a highway, strike a palm tree and burst into flames.

Slovakia election pits a pro-Russia former prime minister against a liberal pro-West newcomer

Slovakia holds an early parliamentary election on Saturday that pits populist former Prime Minister Robert Fico who campaigned on a clear pro-Russia and anti-American message against a liberal pro-West newcomer

The far right has been feuding with McCarthy for weeks. Here's how it's spiraling into a shutdown.

With little time left to prevent a government shutdown, the House is in a familiar position: effectively paralyzed as conservatives feud with Speaker Kevin McCarthy

My dad, the demigod

Henry Wismayer lost his dad to cancer at the age of four. He thinks through the ways it has shaped his life

William Gleason and Fareez Giga Marry in Kent, Conn.

When Fareez Giga met William Gleason just before the Covid-19 pandemic began, he instinctively knew that Mr. Gleason was the one.

My 11-Year Relationship That Never Happened

At 50, divorced and suffering from delusions, I experienced the greatest love I had ever known. If only it were real.

Whartons Wonderland set to be held in York for first time ever

A BRAND new Winter Wonderland experience is set to be held in York over the festive period this year.

York Conservatives slam plan to axe Salvation Army funding

A decision to end funding for the Salvation Army’s "outstanding" York rough sleepers programme has been slammed by the city's Conservative Group.