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China Bars Professor at Australian University From Leaving, Lawyer Says

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Sunday - March 26, 2017 - 6:24am
Feng Chongyi, an Australian permanent resident who has criticized Beijing’s clampdown on dissent, was being questioned in Guangzhou as a suspected national security threat, his lawyer said....
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Bills to strike ‘tampon tax’ not on fast track in Michigan Senate

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Sunday - March 26, 2017 - 6:00am
It passed out of a committee unanimously this week. LANSING, MI -- Bills to exempt tampons and sanitary napkins from sales tax passed the Senate Finance Committee unanimously th......
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Feature: Trump vs. Congress: Now What?

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Sunday - March 26, 2017 - 6:00am
After the president suffered his first defeat on Capitol Hill, can the White House still make good on its legislative promises?...
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15 People Shot, 1 Killed at Cincinnati Nightclub

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Sunday - March 26, 2017 - 5:21am
At least two people opened fire inside a crowded nightclub early Sunday morning, killing one person and wounding more than a dozen others....
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Health Care, London, Mosul: Your Weekend Briefing

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Sunday - March 26, 2017 - 5:10am
Here’s what you need to know about the week’s top stories....
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See and submit more wildlife captured on Michigan trail cam photos

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Sunday - March 26, 2017 - 4:56am
Do you have a trail camera set up somewhere in Michigan? Send us your wildlife photos and we might feature them on MLive. SAGINAW, MI -- Last year, we asked MLive readers to sha......
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Inside the Wooden Worlds of Prayer Beads

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Sunday - March 26, 2017 - 4:00am
For centuries, experts were mystified by Gothic boxwood miniatures — intricate scenes carved into walnut-size spheres in the 1400s and 1500s. Now, high-resolution scans bring their detail to life. Step inside the beads yourself in this 360° video....
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Carrie Lam Wins Vote to Become Hong Kong’s Next Leader

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Sunday - March 26, 2017 - 2:31am
Mrs. Lam, Beijing’s preferred candidate in the race, won 777 out of 1,163 votes cast. She defeated John Tsang, a former finance secretary who polls indicated was more popular with the public....
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China embraces killer whale shows, even as SeaWorld ends them

News Source: USA Today
Post Date: Sunday - March 26, 2017 - 2:05am
Activists warn China is repeating safety and mistreatment mistakes that plagued the U.S.
     
 
 
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To Defeat Terrorism In Afghanistan, Start With Opium Crops in Nangarhar Province

News Source: Forbes
Post Date: Sunday - March 26, 2017 - 1:55am
The U.S. vowed to defeat Islamic State in Afghanistan in 2017, and is actively targeting the Taliban. These terrorists get or can get significant funding from opium. To defeat narco-terrorism in Afghanistan, we must take tougher measures such as aerial......
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15 people shot, 1 killed at Cincinnati nightclub

News Source: USA Today
Post Date: Sunday - March 26, 2017 - 12:19am
Police say 15 people were shot and one person was killed when gunfire erupted at a Cincinnati nightclub.
     
 
 
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Drone Strike Kills Planner of 2008 Islamabad Hotel Bombing, U.S. Says

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Saturday - March 25, 2017 - 11:51pm
The man who was killed, Qari Yasin, had ties to the Pakistani Taliban. The 2008 bombing killed more than 50 people in Pakistan’s capital....
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‘Sea of orange’ turns out to follow Ludington’s run to the Breslin

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Saturday - March 25, 2017 - 10:24pm
The Orioles drew a big crowd at the Breslin Center in their state runner-up finish. EAST LANSING, MI – It’s spring break time at Ludington High School. Some travel pl......
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Twilight of the Rock Gods

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Saturday - March 25, 2017 - 9:54pm
As rock ‘n’ roll loses its founding megastars—and sales juggernauts—the music industry faces pressure to revamp.
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Oregon 74, Kansas 60: Oregon Topples Kansas for First Final Four Appearance Since 1939

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Saturday - March 25, 2017 - 9:54pm
The third-seeded Ducks stunned the Jayhawks to win the Midwest Regional. A matchup against another blue-blood program is guaranteed....
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