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Bird Flu Found Outside Shanghai : Could It Come to US?
may spread outside china . The death toll eastern prove vins of china . A 7-year-old girl in beijing , 749 miles away from shanghai was diagnosed with Last night, the chinese government invited someone who goes to china becomes ill. Thankof the deadly outbreak of bird flu that it may spread outside china . The death toll is 13. More than 60 are ill. Dr. Richard besser is on the ground with the latest. This disease has spread very quickly. Talk about what the latest effort there is are on the ground. Well, amy, hopes were crushed here over the weekend that it could be contained to the eastern prove vins of china . A 7-year-old girl in beijing , 749 miles away from shanghai was diagnosed with bird flu pneumonia. The virus is spreading silently. C you can't tell where it is going. Last night, the chinese government invited a team of international experts to come and provide guidance. And dr. Besser, that said this is one plane ride
Drama in the Sky
just reaction. Reporter: This plane was dropping parts for more than four miles, above neighborhoods, out of the sky. China airlines 5254, a 747 cargo plane was about to land at atlanta's international airport when its right wing flap suddenlyparts for more than four miles, above neighborhoods, out of the sky. China airlines 5254, a 747 cargo plane was about to land at atlanta's international airport when its right wing flap suddenly broke into
Weiwei Rants Against State Control in Music Video
to depict his detention. In a Chinese prison I made this video called activism and dissent against the Chinese Government. In this video the 55 year old activist calls China a hooker and insult the Chinese Government. Where has the supposedA Chinese artist and activist has released heavy metal music video meant to depict his detention. In a Chinese prison I -- -- made this video called dominant showing two guards who watch him while he eats and sleeps. And even sits on -- toilet. And -- -- was held for 81 days on charges of tax evasion. But supporters say was really for his activism and dissent against the Chinese Government. In this video the 55 year old activist calls China a hooker and insult the Chinese Government. Where -- has the -- supposed to be a metaphor mocking state power.
Yahoo Buys Tumblr for $1.1 Billion
industrial commercial bank of China all of a sudden this move lot of questions. About China 's recovery. Depending purchase. You never know what China that's only caveat here past seven years for the Chinese indexes have not been goodthe rationale behind. -- pulling out of the industrial commercial bank of China -- all of a sudden this move now. Get us out right is he selves because they've held a thing for seven years. They're raising money cystic gets a good time -- cash out there's a lot of questions. About China's recovery. Depending on how you factor of their stake. They paid a one billion won I guess it was. In 2000. In six and their look at did look earlier this week to have billions give me 2006. And they're looking at possibly get away a billion -- -- by my math they've you know more than cut that investment and have but it sure that was a pre IPO purchase. You never know what China that's only caveat here you never know why. Somebody might do something right there -- one of the few that was able to buy this some Hong Kong traded. Bank with -- exposure to China seven years ago the past seven years for the Chinese indexes have not been good. And you know it's time to get out -- or maybe they're being told. Why do you say you never know what it -- is resistant potential -- and other institutions pulling out of China as well. That's if there that's of -- pulling out but I think -- -- you know a stake sale. Is not necessarily pulling out it's just sort of like OK well. We don't like banking anymore so you know they're they're not leaving China in any way shape or form mean China . Will be there whether they buy a -- cell bank by a factory car manufacturer real state sell short -- They do
Instant Index: Best and Worst Airlines for Price and Service
younger people died trying. But here is eighty year old about Japan eating sushi on his way out. And they record holder China 81. Is chasing him. You're expects to reach the peak tomorrow. And they books the secret to staying fit her whole lifesushi on his way out. And they -- record holder -- -- China 81. Is chasing him. You're expects to reach the peak tomorrow. And they books -- the secret to staying fit her whole
Jodi Arias Pleads for Life for Family's Sake
What happened to her. Senate the Travis. Was glued to their family. Around Thanksgiving last night last June 2007. China 's economy. He was really upset citizens it was you know Nurses can make it. admitted his family. Anything because she-- glued to their family. Around Thanksgiving last night last June 2007. China's economy. He was really upset citizens it was you know -- -- Nurses can make it. -- admitted -- his family. Anything
Bird Flu in China Spreads Hundreds of Miles From Outbreak Point
people in eastern china but overnight the was hospitalized in beijing with severe pneumonia distance between shanghai and beijing . It was able to kill birds as well. China will need to do a they're doing in china to be equally aggrethat new strain of bird flu that killed 11 people in eastern china but overnight the virus made a big and dangerous leap infecting a 7-year-old girl hundreds of miles away from the initial hot zone. The former director of the cdc, dr. Richard besser live in hong kong this morning. Dr. Besser, tell us about this fresh case and why it worries you so much. Right, dan, so this is a 7-year-old girl. She was hospitalized in beijing with severe pneumonia. Her parents bothked in the live chicken business. But what concerns moo he is what you showed on that map, the distance between shanghai and beijing . It was able to travel that distance without leaving a trail of dead birds. Most kill birds as well. China will need to do a lot of screening of healthy birds if they learn the extent of which this virus is spreading
Anti-China 'Uprising' in Tibet
that region. And China kicks off its to pass through Tibet . The writing the image that China is trying to present to come out of Tibet since yesterday's years. Shown on Chinese state television relations disaster for China . As much as it boycott of the Beijing Games the ChineseOne day after deadly riots against Chinese controlled that region. And China kicks off its Olympic celebrations in two weeks with the torch relay which is -- to pass through Tibet . The writing threatens to ruin the image that China is trying to present to the world. ABC's Stephanie -- reports tonight from Chengdu China . These are the first pictures to come out of Tibet since yesterday's riots the worst in nearly twenty years. Shown on Chinese state television they do not -- any retaliation by Chinese troops. But Tibetans -- at least thirty protesters perhaps many more were killed. China says the rioters killed innocent civilians. Today China ordered tourists out of Tibet's capital Lhasa. Some of those tourists arriving here in Chengdu China described the scene. Except for the police who have cordoned off the city center the streets of -- that today air and steam that. Elsewhere an accident -- protests continue these cells pictures were taken today in another -- -- city. There are reports that cheer dance was later used to disperse the -- And around the world protests against Chinese rule in Tibet are gaining steam that there were demonstrations outside Chinese consulate in -- Tear gas this news in New York. And in India today. Events leaders including the Dalai Lama have been living in exile in India since an uprising against the Chinese in 1959. The head of Tibet's government in exile says with China hosting the Olympics this summer now was the time to put the pressure on. This is -- time to -- -- -- to recruit previously usually depend as much of that people divorced couples support us. With five wants to go before the Olympic Games this is a public relations disaster for China . As much as it is trying to separate the gains from its human rights record that may now be impossible. To -- many allies in Hollywood are speaking up. Richard Gere a Tibetan Buddhist is threatening to call for a boycott of the Beijing Games the Chinese crackdown in Tibet does not -- Tibetans are apparently taking the opportunity. To rise not the world watching. Stephanie sign ABC news Chong two time.
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'Encouraging' the Right Decision From North Korea
regard to this a you. What Russia and China . The role that they're playing work in concert and in this regard China 's Chinese influence. Can be extensive so if so China taking part in these endeavors isits perceptions. We have to work in concert and in this regard China's -- Chinese influence. Can be extensive so if so China taking part in these endeavors is important and we shared views on that. With regard to China and Russia's stance -- I believe that China and Russia. Not to mention the international community of course there. We share the real need for eighteen -- Korean Peninsula. -- and are cooperating closely to induce North Korea to. Take direct paths in the case of China with regard to north -- missile fire and nuclear testing China has take an active part in adopting. US Security Council resolutions and -- faithfully implementing those resolutions. And with regard to Russia
President Obama's Speech at Morehouse College
still happen. It's just that in today's hyper could. Connected hyper competitive world millions of young people from China and India and Brazil. Many of whom started with a whole lot less than all of you did. All of them entering the globalhyper could. Connected hyper competitive world -- millions of young people from China and India and Brazil. Many of whom started with a whole lot less than all of you did. All of them entering
"Black Rock" Star Lake Bell Shares Details On The Shoot That Almost Killed Her
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ABC Digital Report: Obama, Turkish PM Discuss Support in Syria
can do together on the added what we And considered as parts of a road map from. Looking Geneva and beyond. Russia and China being part of this process. Is very important and does not. And in June. This is important in the context of the permanent
Global Stocks Near a Five-Year High
is now officially blaming China for some cyber attacks in specifically said the Chinese military. Has been involved major ramifications for US Chinese relations with the dive to a war between US and China again I certainly hope thatbig deal it's the first -- the Pentagon. -- specifically said the Chinese military. Has been involved and I think could have some major ramifications for US Chinese relations with the dive -- that -- -- because obviously that relationship is certainly tenuous and and when when government agencies start to get involved with that -- can -- those kinds of business deals news even more so. Yeah absolutely Munich have obviously have huge economic impacts and not -- overly dramatic you know these -- the kind of things that you know ten years in -- this was the beginning. Of something that led to a war between US and China again I certainly hope that doesn't happen it's not necessary the case but. In the US President Obama has said -- -- Chinese cyber crimes as one of the biggest national defense issues we face we're doing it hit it with our military. Q Asia basically to serve as though a -- -- a stop -- against Chinese expansion we note China looking to expand their military and -- -- the US is is taking steps are ready. To try to prevent that there's all kinds of tensions in the area between. China and Vietnam between China and Japan and in these -- the kind of things that again -- accidents happen. When tensions are high tensions are definitelyFoxconn I think this is a classic. Move that a lot of Chinese manufacturers have done look at Lenovo. They were sort of you know building PCs on the -- on the side and then they bought out IBM's PC division now they're one of the largest PC manufacturers in the world if not the largest. Foxconn. You know they've learned a lot working -- apple over these years about how to build electronics. And again it's not the -- thing. As the cyber crimes in cyber warfare that Chinese -- accused of but again. There's this sense that you do business with Chinese companies and they will borrow. Your intellectual property in England used for themselves and I wouldn't be surprised if Foxconn is going
Beijing Tibet Protest
In Beijing today near protesters took on China 's prohibition more from the Chinese capital. A We've seen in Beijing in the lead world free Tibet . But now once exactly why China is intent on people down. Chinese visa was revokedIn Beijing today near the giant Olympic Stadium which has been nicknamed the bird's nest small group of protesters took on China's prohibition against political dissent. And the protesters seem to win briefly. ABC's Stephanie side has more from the Chinese capital. A stone's throw from the national stadium a protestor scales -- 120 foot electrical -- as police looked on helplessly. This is the nose rays and risky political -- We've seen in Beijing in the lead up to the Olympics that protester unfurling a banner not only that reads one dream one world free Tibet . But now once hurling these flags. For Tibetan independence. We've wrinkled -- contact Ian Tom on the phone is still strong to the polls. And what do you think is going to happen to you when you get down from that poll. I mean it's. It's. An Angel and humble man and only making me. I'm getting -- What happened today is exactly why China is intent on keeping people like former Olympian Joey Cheek out. Co founded -- dirt poor. We hope that we can take the issue of therefore on the issue of these people. And let the world see that one athletes -- can make a difference and to that really is an international community has had let these people down. -- Chinese visa was revoked last night but clearly not even China's massive dragnet keep all the activists out. Stephanie -- ABC news Beijing .
Bird Flu Death Toll Rises as Disease Spreads
is on the ground in china again tonight. Reporter: China is on high alert tonight reach. Beginning in shanghai , it has been inching nation's capital, beijing , where a case was coming from mainland china . You can understand13. Abc's medical editor, dr. Richard besser, is on the ground in china again tonight. Reporter: China is on high alert tonight. Not because of the crisis in north korea, but because the deadly new strain of bird flu is extending its reach. Beginning in shanghai , it has been inching its way across the map. Slowly connecting the dots between the eastern provinces, to the nation's capital, beijing , where a case was reported late yesterday. Health officials are warning this outbreak is still far from contained. We still expect there will be other cases. Awareness is now very high. Reporter: Today, we traveled to hong kong's border with the mainland. The major fear here is that viruses don't care about borders. All of these people are coming from mainland china . You can understand why in hong kong they are concerned about any health problem that's on the mainland. It's not going to
Bird Flu Virus Spreads Across China , Outbreak Ignites Fear
worrisome headline out of china tonight. That bird flu are on the ground in china worried about the mutations virus has been found in beijing more than 700 miles from Richard besser is in china where his former colleagues infected. Reporter: China may seem like it'sNow to the worrisome headline out of china tonight. That bird flu is spreading hundredsmiles from where the outbreak began. American scientists are on the ground in china worried about the mutations they have seen already. The virus has been found in beijing more than 700 miles from where it started. A 7-year-old girl has come down with it. 49 confirmed cases, 11 have died. Richard besser is in china where his former colleagues from the cdc are studying this flu. Reporter:7 years old. How did she come down with a virus. Was it from her parents who work in poultry or something else entirely? Beijing is hundreds of miles away from the outbreak. She may be a sign that this new virus can travel long distances without
Digital Report: State Dept. Briefing on Benghazi Investigation
release. relationship between China . as special relationship the United States asks. China to exercise its next move Hazen of government passed Chinese government's goal to help raised the case through Chinese channels but you did thatRK authorities to grant yesterday amnesty and immediate release. -- relationship between China . -- as special relationship was used to do you do everything to relations between the United States and England. Com so -- the United States asks. China to exercise its next move Korea we've -- I can't remember using that specific word but. The point that I was trying to make is that there's a unique relationship historically between the two countries in terms of economic influence and and other interactions between the two countries that was the gist of the -- of -- -- -- there. Had to do next Hazen of government passed Chinese government's goal to help. They case. I'm not aware that we really raised the case through Chinese channels but you did -- that the -- -- -- of course that. Good Davies is traveling in the region and will meet with -- Chinese counterpart in addition. To South Korea Japan. So we put that -- -- go ahead. Luis welcome back to State Department briefing
Markets Slump After Record Day
whatever official numbers come out of China in this case seems like a bit more money back and to buy and sell the Chinese currency. So essentially it seems get excited about it seems as if the Chinese slowdown. Maybe has moderated. Ata little bit of suspicion about whatever official numbers come out of China in this case seems like -- -- a bit more question about it because. Basically that the issue is are they counting as exports what's really. Flows of money back and -- to buy and sell the Chinese currency. So essentially it seems is it because trade -- currency is restricted. There might be some transactions being counted as trademonth basis something to get excited about it seems as if the Chinese slowdown. Maybe has moderated. At this point -- some earnings came in after the bell yesterday roster with Disney of course ABC's