Posts Tagged Greater China

China detains artist who posted humorous photo of president

BEIJING (AP) — Authorities have detained an obscure Chinese artist after he posted a humorous portrait of President Xi Jinping online, his wife said Thursday.

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Publishing world gathers this week for book conventions

In this May 29, 2014, file photo, visitors walk through the Hachette Book Group's exhibition at BookExpo America, the annual industry convention in New York. Starting Wednesday, May 27, 2015, more than 20,000 industry professionals are expected at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in Manhattan for BookExpo. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Diversity will get an extra push at this week’s BookCon and BookExpo America.

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Usain Bolt getting back into shape ahead of worlds

OSTRAVA, Czech Republic (AP) — Usain Bolt says he is not worried by Justin Gatlin’s fast times and is using this season to get into shape ahead of the world championship in Beijing after his injuries last season.

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