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US flag lowered as consulate in Chengdu forced to close
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China seizes U.S. consulate in Chengdu
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China orders closure of US consulate in Chengdu
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U.S. Chengdu consulate prepares to close
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China orders U.S. to shut Chengdu consulate
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FBI focuses on China's San Francisco consulate
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US Orders Closure of Chinese Consulate in Houston
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Trump says closing more Chinese consulates 'possible'
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U.S. orders China to shut Houston consulate
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As COVID-19 Case Numbers Spiral, Hospitals At Risk Of Being Overwhelmed
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Texas doctor fears NY scenario as COVID-19 cases surge
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Comedian And Morning Radio Show Host Rickey Smiley's 19-year-old Daughter Shot
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Searching For Missing Ft. Hood Soldier, Police Discover Mysterious Human Remains
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'We could be in a world of hurt' -Houston health official
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George Floyd's brother to Congress: 'Stop the pain'
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China consulate in Houston clears out at deadlineWorkers at China's consulate in Houston are vacating the facility after the Trump administration ordered it to close on Tuesday and gave the Chinese government a 72-hour deadline. (July 24)
A Climate Plan in Texas Focuses on Minorities. Not Everyone Likes It.For years, money for flood protection in the Houston area went mostly to richer neighborhoods. A new approach prioritizes minority communities, and it’s stirring up resentments.
China orders US to close consulate in Chengdu in retaliation for Houston outpost closureThe move was a response to the Trump administration's order this week for Beijing to close its consulate in Houston.
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Houston cancels Texas GOP in-person conventionHouston officials have canceled the Texas GOP's in-person convention, saying the spread of the coronavirus made it impossible to hold the event as scheduled. (July 8)
Houston Mayor Cancels Texas G.O.P. Convention, Calling It a ‘Public Health Risk’Mayor Sylvester Turner said the large gathering of state Republican officials amid a worsening pandemic would put many people at risk. Party officials said they were exploring a legal challenge.
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