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Trump's order banning business with WeChat could also affect the NBA's lucrative China deal with Tencent

Trump's order banning business with WeChat could also affect the NBA's lucrative China deal with Tencent

A Chinese flag is placed on merchandise in the NBA flagship retail store on October 9, 2019 in Beijing, China.Kevin Frayer | Getty ImagesThough the [...]
Trump issues executive orders banning U.S. transactions with WeChat and TikTok in 45 days

Trump issues executive orders banning U.S. transactions with WeChat and TikTok in 45 days

President Donald Trump on Thursday issued executive orders banning any U.S. transactions with Chinese tech firms Tencent, which owns the messaging [...]
TikTok ban: Trump signs executive order banning US from doing business with Chinese app

TikTok ban: Trump signs executive order banning US from doing business with Chinese app

The executive order, issued late on Thursday, would prohibit “any transaction by any person, or with respect to any property, subject to the jurisd [...]
McDonald's make major change to Happy Meal toy options -banning hard toys

McDonald's make major change to Happy Meal toy options -banning hard toys

McDonald's UK will be giving children the choice to choose between a book or a toy in a new initiative. The restaurant chain will also ban hard pla [...]
Federal judge blocks Seattle council’s law banning police anti-riot gear

Federal judge blocks Seattle council’s law banning police anti-riot gear

In a ruling Friday night, a federal judge blocked a new Seattle law prohibiting police from using pepper spray and other anti-riot weapons.The new [...]
Banning middle seat on planes could cut coronavirus risk on flights almost in half: MIT report

Banning middle seat on planes could cut coronavirus risk on flights almost in half: MIT report

Eliminating the middle seat on planes may help cut already low on-flight coronavirus risk even more, a new research paper from Massachusetts Instit [...]
Pence declines say if he agrees with NASCAR banning Confederate flag: 'We can learn from history'

Pence declines say if he agrees with NASCAR banning Confederate flag: 'We can learn from history'

Vice President Mike Pence told "Special Report" Tuesday that he supports the right of private organizations to ban Confederate flags and symbols if [...]
U.S. is 'looking at' banning TikTok and Chinese social media apps, Pompeo says

U.S. is 'looking at' banning TikTok and Chinese social media apps, Pompeo says

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during a news conference at the State Department in Washington, DC, June 10, 2020.Andrew Harnik | Pool via Re [...]
Richard Haass on China's treatment of Hong Kong, EU banning U.S. travelers

Richard Haass on China's treatment of Hong Kong, EU banning U.S. travelers

Richard Haass, Council on Foreign Relations president, joins "Squawk Box" to take a closer look at Hong Kong in the wake of China's recent passage [...]
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