Macau Offers Citizens $10 in Chips to Celebrate Anniversary of Merger with Mainland

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MACAU — As part of planned celebrations to mark 15 years since partnering with the Chinese, the board of directors of the Macau International Resort and Casino offered its resident employees, which the management refers to as “citizens,” US$10 worth of chips redeemable at any one of its 2,730 blackjack tables.


China Pulls All Copies of “The Interview” from Pirated DVD Stores

The Interview

BEIJING — In response to multiple threats aimed at pirated DVD stores across the country, China has decided to pull all bootlegged copies of The Interview until further notice.


Man Exonerated 18 Years After Execution

An Inner Mongolian man wrongfully executed for rape and murder 18 years ago has been exonerated. Here are the feelings of the Chinese people.


China Creates Ministry Dedicated to Reminding the World That Japan Is Bad

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NANJING — To commemorate the 77th anniversary of the Nanjing Massacre, China’s State Council has established an entirely new ministry dedicated to reminding the world that Japan is bad.

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Hu Jintao Officially Becomes Waxwork

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