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With Its French Population Soaring, Hong Kong Emerges as Asia’s Gallic Capital – TIME


With Its French Population Soaring, Hong Kong Emerges as Asia's Gallic Capital
TIME
Visitors to Les Boules, a basement bar in Hong Kong's Shek Tong Tsui neighborhood, are likely to hear it before seeing it. The thudding of metal balls as patrons go through rounds of pétanque — a game that vaguely resembles lawn bowling — sets the tone 

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Witness: Man who disrupted flight ranted about CIA – Newsday



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Witness: Man who disrupted flight ranted about CIA
Newsday
NEWARK, N.J. – (AP) — A passenger says a man who disrupted a flight from Hong Kong was ranting about national security and the CIA. Jacques Roizen of New York says the man aboard United Airlines Flight 116 on Monday was clearly unstable and "very 
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China rejects spy claims against Snowden – Xinhua



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China rejects spy claims against Snowden
Xinhua
BEIJING, June 17 (Xinhua) — A Chinese foreign ministry spokeswoman on Monday described as "sheer nonsense" claims that a former U.S. intelligence contractor who is hiding in Hong Kong was an agent of China. Hua Chunying made the comment at a 
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China media: Football defeat – BBC News



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China media: Football defeat
BBC News
Media and commentators express anger after the national football team suffered a humiliating 1:5 defeat against Thailand on Saturday. Many Chinese are "furious at the humiliating performance of the team" in its home defeat in Hefei, Anhui, during the 
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Hong Kong shares rise, shrugging off tepid China markets – Reuters



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Hong Kong shares rise, shrugging off tepid China markets
Reuters
Mon Jun 17, 2013 12:56am EDT. * HSI +1.3 pct, H-shares +1.4 pct, CSI300 flat. * H-share index looks for 1st gain in 13 days. * Fast money roll into HK large caps battered by QE worries. * Clean energy firms aided by China's anti-pollution pledge. * Huijin's 
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Tracking Edward Snowden, from a Maryland classroom to a Hong Kong hotel – Washington Post



The Guardian
Tracking Edward Snowden, from a Maryland classroom to a Hong Kong hotel
Washington Post
He dropped out of high school in the middle of 10th grade, yet won well-paying positions that came with overseas travel and access to some of the world's most closely held secrets. He had a vivacious, outgoing girlfriend and boasted online about his interest 
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Hong Kong: Edward Snowden’s welcoming refuge – CBS News



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Hong Kong: Edward Snowden's welcoming refuge
CBS News
(CBS News) It's been a week now since former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden identified himself as the leaker of top-secret documents about U.S. surveillance programs. Snowden came out of the shadows and into the spotlight in Hong 
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Snowden Leak ‘Bad News’ for US Businesses, Hayden Says – Businessweek



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Snowden Leak 'Bad News' for US Businesses, Hayden Says
Businessweek
Leaked information on U.S. government surveillance programs has “punished American business,” which has complied with court orders, said Michael Hayden, former director of the National Security Agency and the Central Intelligence Agency. Hayden said 
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Convicted US spy Christopher Boyce: ‘Snowden is doomed’ – CNN


Convicted US spy Christopher Boyce: 'Snowden is doomed'
CNN
(CNN) — Sitting alone in a hotel room, unable to contact friends or family or even walk the teeming streets of Hong Kong without looking over his shoulder, there can be few who can claim to know the fear and isolation that NSA leaker Edward Snowden is 

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Hong Kong rally backs Snowden, denounces allegations of US spying – Reuters



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Hong Kong rally backs Snowden, denounces allegations of US spying
Reuters
By Grace Li and Venus Wu. HONG KONG | Sat Jun 15, 2013 8:13am EDT. HONG KONG (Reuters) – A few hundred rights advocates and political activists marched through Hong Kong on Saturday to demand protection for Edward Snowden, who leaked 
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