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Hong Kong Venue Pulls Out as Host of Events Featuring Exiled Chinese Writer

HONG KONG — A cultural venue run by a nonprofit organization with close ties to the Hong Kong government has abruptly canceled plans to host two events featuring an exiled Chinese writer, in what some saw as the latest sign of eroding [...]

White House pulls pass from CNN reporter

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Trump pulls security clearance of ex-CIA Director John Brennan

‘Mr. Brennan’s lying and recent conduct characterized by increasingly frenzied commentary is wholly inconsistent with access to the nation’s most closely held secrets.’ [...]

Imran Khan, Former Cricket Star, Pulls Into Lead in Pakistan’s Vote Count

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Early results did not point to an outright victory for Mr. Khan, who is widely seen as benefiting from the help of Pakistan’s powerful military. Source: NYT > World

U.N. Pulls Out of City in Yemen, Fearing Bloody Assault by Arab Coalition

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Diplomats say the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia will lead an attack on Al Hudaydah, a rebel-held port that is an entry point for humanitarian aid. Source: NYT > World
Trump Pulls Out of North Korea Summit Meeting with Kim Jong-un
WASHINGTON — President Trump, citing a flurry of hostile statements from North Korea, pulled out of a highly anticipated summit meeting with Kim Jong-un on Thursday, telling the North Korean leader “this missed opportunity is a [...]
As Trump Seeks Way Out of Syria, New Attack Pulls Him Back In
Abandoning the force, which is led by Kurds, would also leave it at the mercy of other powers, particularly Turkey, which considers it terrorist and a threat to Turkish sovereignty. Turkey invaded the Kurdish enclave of Afrin in northern [...]
GOP congressman pulls Issa into ugly divorce
Rep. Darrell Issa was a groomsman in Rep. Mike Turner’s wedding to Majida Mourad in December 2015. Now, Turner is locked in a contentious divorce with Mourad — and he wants Issa deposed by his attorneys. Turner (R-Ohio) approached [...]
Vietnam Pulls Request for U.S. Help to Build a Coal-Fired Power Plant
Environmental and other groups said the project would have had a greater environmental impact than reports submitted by PetroVietnam had suggested. More broadly, the application raised the question of whether the Trump administration’s [...]
Tax Reform Pulls Capital Off Sidelines
The notion of a tax package finding actual passage sparked a fresh rally for stocks that saw the energy, financial, industrial and transportation sectors lead the market higher. The Dow enjoyed its best day of the year, rising 1.4% and clearing [...]