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Five people dead in shooting at mall

Police in northwest Washington state searched for a gunman on Saturday who opened fire in a shopping mall, killing five people, according to media reports and the state's police force.

RMB joins IMF basket Oct 1

The Chinese yuan will be officially available for loans and repayments for members of the IMF on Oct 1,according to the international financial organization.

Panchen Lama prayers at foot of Qomolangma

The 11th Panchen Lama Bainqen Erdini Qoigyijabu visits Qomolangma for the first time and hosts religious events at the foot of the mountain.

China's Wanda forges partnership with Sony

China's Dalian Wanda Group, which is owned by the country's richest person Wang Jianlin, announced a strategic partnership with Motion Picture Group, the film unit of Sony Pictures Entertainment, on September 23, according to the company's press release.

Golden Rooster and Hundred Flowers Film Festival held

Actor Huang Xiaoming and his wife Angelababay attend the red carpet event before the awarding ceremony of the 25th China Golden Rooster and the 33rd Hundred Flowers Film Festival in Tangshan, North China's Hebei province, Sept 24, 2016.

UEFA Euro Roma 2020's official logo unveiled

New Rome mayor Virginia Raggi poses for a picture during UEFA Euro Roma 2020 Official Logo Unveiling in Rome, Italy, Sept 22, 2016.

Car-crazy Mexico City celebrates World Carfree Day

Mexico City, known for its love affair with cars, marked World Carfree Day on Thursday by reclaiming a small part of the capital from the millions of vehicles that circulate daily.

Commemoration held to pay tribute to ancient playwrights

Actors perform on a float at a commemoration for the 400th anniversary of the deaths of Chinese playwright Tang Xianzu, British writer William Shakespeare and Spanish novelist Miguel de Cervantes in Tang's hometown Fuzhou.

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Nadam Fair kicks off in N China's Inner Mongolia

Horse racing, boxing, poetry contest and dress show will be held during the three-day Nadam Fair that kicked off on Sept 23, 2016.

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Ancient cures for a new nation

A visit to a Chinese acupuncturist has opened a whole new world of medicine for Issa Justin, a young South Sudanese man who is both a patient and medical student in Juba, capital of the world's newest nation.

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