Philip Wen, Michael Martina and Ben Blanchard
– Nov 14, 9:35 PM
BEIJINGBEIJING (Reuters) - A group of 15 Western ambassadors in Beijing, spearheaded by Canada, are seeking a meeting with the top official in China's restive, heavily Muslim Xinjiang region for an explanation of alleged rights abuses against…
Chinese telecoms giant ZTE is helping Venezuela build a system that monitors citizen behavior through a new identification card. The 'fatherland card,' already used by the government to track voting, worries many in Venezuela and beyond.
By Steven Jiang and Yong Xiong, CNN
– Nov 15, 2:08 AM
Beijing (CNN) Authorities at China's prestigious Peking University have tightened their grip on campus, following a nationwide government crackdown aimed at silencing left-wing youth advocates for labor rights. Peking University claimed to have…
Before Seduction: Sex, Lies, and Stardom in Howard Hughes's Hollywood, Karina Longworth, a former a staff critic at the Village Voice and film editor at the LA Weekly, wrote books about George Lucas, Al Pacino, and Meryl Streep. Seduction, though…