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Nissan unveils its first electric SUV, the Ariya

2 hours 50 min ago
The Nissan Ariya, the company's first all-electric SUV, will be able to drive up to 300 miles on a single charge and features a high-tech interior, with almost no buttons or knobs, according to the automaker.

Trump punishes China for Hong Kong actions

Wed, 07/15/2020 - 02:50
President Donald Trump plans to address China during afternoon remarks at the White House, officials said.

The Maldives is now open to all global tourists. Here's how they're doing it

Wed, 07/15/2020 - 00:00
Though border restrictions and quarantine measures are keeping people from visiting many of the world's most popular travel destinations at the moment, one country famed for its natural beauty is now welcoming all guests -- the Maldives.

Western powers get bolder on China

Tue, 07/14/2020 - 23:05
Chinese President Xi Jinping surprised the world with a speech at Davos in 2017, defending free trade and joint action on climate change as then US president-elect Donald Trump argued for precisely the opposite. It might have been an overambitious pitch by Xi to position China as the world's next leader, but it also seemed a genuine sign that Beijing was committing to the international rules-based order. 

Oatly gets $200 million from investor group that includes Oprah and Natalie Portman

Tue, 07/14/2020 - 20:13
Oatly, the popular Swedish oat milk brand, has received $200 million from a Blackstone-led, star-studded investment group that included Oprah Winfrey, Natalie Portman, Jay-Z's entertainment agency, and former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz.

Bus driver deliberately crashed and killed 21 people after his house was demolished

Tue, 07/14/2020 - 18:00
A driver deliberately crashed a bus full of passengers into a reservoir in southwestern China, hours after discovering his house had been demolished, local police said Monday.

UK will pay hefty price for kicking out Huawei

Tue, 07/14/2020 - 17:12
• How much trouble is Huawei in? • Here's why 5G is the future

Johnnie Walker whisky will be sold in paper bottles next year

Tue, 07/14/2020 - 16:22
Starting next year, Johnnie Walker fans will be able to pour their whisky from a planet-friendly bottle.

'It's going to be really ugly.' Here come the big bank earnings

Tue, 07/14/2020 - 13:44
Mass unemployment. Surging bankruptcies. An unprecedented health crisis. And near-zero interest rates. It's a depressing time for America's banks -- and Wall Street is bracing for huge profit plunges when they report results this week.

China has just contained Covid-19. Now it's battling some of the worst floods in decades

Tue, 07/14/2020 - 09:18
Weeks of torrential rains have caused the worst flooding in China in recent decades, destroying the homes and livelihoods of millions of people as the country struggles to revive an economy battered by the coronavirus pandemic.

Xi critic allegedly fired from top university

Tue, 07/14/2020 - 09:03
A university professor known for being an open critic of Chinese President Xi Jinping has allegedly been fired from his job at a top Beijing university, according to two ​people with knowledge of his situation.

Fuel spill in Russia taking a devastating toll on the Arctic

Tue, 07/14/2020 - 08:59
Russian authorities claim to have contained the massive spill in Norilsk, but a whistleblower and an environmentalist tell CNN the damage is much worse than disclosed and poses a threat to the ecosystem of the Arctic Ocean. CNN's Frederik Pleitgen reports.