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Toxic Dog Treats Linked to Over 900 Sick Pets

Watch out, Nestle Purina! A very angry mob of pet owners is headed to your door -- and don't be surprised if they come with torches and pitchforks. The word on the street is that you are selling taint…

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Could Your Chinese Tea Be Toxic?

Environmental campaigners Greenpeace find banned pesticides in some of China's top internationally exported tea brands. Photo Credit: Laurel Fan via Flickr. Science News by NewsLook var nl_r…

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China Hungers for Information About Food

Following a series of food scandals in China, experts claim that consumers are demanding to be told more about what ends up on their dinner tables. Not only food companies, but also the media are bein…

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Lioness Gives Birth to Tigons in China

China states that a lioness there has given birth to two mixed lion-tiger cubs and a pure-bred lion cub all in the same litter, marking a world first. Science News by NewsLook var nl_rand = …

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Yao Ming Goes After Bear Bile Farms

A documentary screening event organized by animal welfare group Animals Asia Foundation in Beijing called for an end to bear bile farming, the practice of extracting bile from the gall bladders of liv…

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A Green Tower for Red China

When its finished in 2014, the state-of-the-art skyscraper known as Shanghai Tower is expected to be a symbol of China's green-energy prowess. Video News by NewsLook var nl_rand = "qXV1TWjdq…

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Orangutan Twins Born in Hong Kong

Hong Kong introduces to the public the first pair of locally born orangutan twins. The twins, born in July 2011, are named "Wan Wan" and "Wah Wah." Science News by NewsLook var nl_rand = "kt…

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Pampered Pooches Take Yoga Classes

Even the dogs are stressed in bustling Hong Kong, so a yoga enthusiast decided to help them seek their inner peace. Strange Videos by NewsLook var nl_rand = "wLLgRUCKu4DaBu63", NewsLook = Ne…

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Alice Waters Orders Chinese To Go…Local and Sustainable

When many Americans think of Chinese food (and I am not speaking of the cultural export as much as the commodity and processed food import coming from China) it tends to spark thoughts of poor quality…

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Two Tons Of Ivory Intercepted In Hong Kong

Officials with the Ports and Maritime Command were tipped off about a possible shipment of illegal ivory headed to Hong Kong from Malaysia on Tuesday. Upon close inspection, customs officials found…

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