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China’s Parliament Passes Controversial Hong Kong Security Law That Sparked Months Of Protests

HONG KONG/BEIJING, June 30 (Reuters) - China’s parliament passed national security legislation for Hong Kong on Tuesday, setting the stage for the most radical changes to the former British colony’s way of life since it returned to Chinese rule 23 years ago. State media is expected to publish details of the law - which comes…

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New York State AG’s New Strategy Would Strip NYPD Control from Mayor de Blasio: Report

New York State Attorney General Letitia James speaks at a news conference in New York, June 11, 2019. (Mike Segar/Reuters) Citing weeks of protests as having shaken faith in the NYPD, New York State attorney general Letitia James recommended stripping New York City mayor Bill de Blasio’s authority in law-enforcement matters in a new report…

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