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Learning to meditate with the Dalai Lama
Can compassion and mindfulness improve our overall health? CNN's Kristie Lu Stout talks to Dr. Sanjay Gupta about what he learned after meditating with the Dalai Lama.
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YouTube star speaks up for women and girls in India
Fighting for women's rights in India, one YouTube clip at a time. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout talks to Rickshawali about her campaign to empower girls and conquer taboos in a conservative society.
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What would a world without Net Neutrality look like?
The FCC will soon decide on whether to do away with rules intended to keep the Internet open and fair. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout talks to WIRED editor Nicholas Thompson about Net Neutrality and the fate of the Internet.
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Lion dance brings lunar new year blessings to the newsroom
It's the end of lunar new year celebrations in Asia, but the party continues with one more dance -- a lion dance through many offices (including CNN-Hong Kong), offering a blessing for a smooth year ahead.
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Uber presses "pause" in Taiwan
After four years and millions of rides, Uber has suspended its service in Taiwan. Uber Taiwan GM Likai Gu addresses what's behind the company's decision and whether it still has a future there.
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Can plastic-eating worms save the world?
By chance, scientist Federica Bertocchini discovered that wax worms can chew through and actually digest plastic bags. So can plastic-eating wax worms help clean up our growing heaps of plastic waste? CNN's Kristie Lu Stout asks Bertocchini about her incredible discovery and how it can help counter our addiction to plastic.
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As judges weigh Trump travel ban, a primer in US separation of powers
President Donald Trump is learning the limits of executive powers as a US federal court decides whether or not a block on his travel ban should be lifted. Here's a reminder of America's system of checks and balances.
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#MyFreedomDay: Students in Hong Kong take a stand against slavery
Modern day slavery is a global crime that affects over 45 million people. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout marks #MyFreedomDay with students in Hong Kong who are determined to raise awareness and end slavery.
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Spectre and Meltdown chip flaws affect billions of devices
Tech firms are rushing to patch a security hole that's affecting billions of computers and smartphones. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout speaks to FireEye's Bryce Boland about what it means for average users.
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South Korea's diplomatic push ahead of planned Trump-Kim talks
CNN's Kristie Lu Stout speaks with Harvard Kennedy School's John Park about the flurry of South Korean diplomacy in the region ahead of planned summit between Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump, and why North Korea made the offer for talks in the first place.
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A 5G wireless future on display at the Mobile World Congress
At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, 5G is once again taking center stage. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout takes a peek at our super-fast wireless future.
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Activist Joshua Wong takes fight for Hong Kong democracy global
Activist Joshua Wong has taken his fight for Hong Kong democracy global. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout talks to him to learn more about his international campaign (and whether President Trump even cares).
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Is China the new champion of globalization?
Kristie Lu Stout speaks with Jin-Yong Cai, TPG Capital partner and former head of the World Bank's investment arm, to get his insight into the future of trade and China's own protectionist policies.
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What's the real price of jade?
CNN's Kristie Lu Stout talks to Juman Kubba of "Global Witness" about "Jade and the Generals" -- a new film about how Myanmar's multi-billion dollar jade mining industry is fueling conflict and environmental devastation in Kachin State.
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The race to save Rohingya child refugees
Since August, more than 600,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled the violence in Myanmar to find refuge in Bangladesh. More than half of them are children. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout speaks to Save the Children CEO Helle Thorning-Schmidt about the race to save Rohingya child refugees.
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Locals in Bali brace for a major volcanic eruption
Bali residents living next to a smoldering volcano are being urged to evacuate as the island braces for a major volcanic eruption. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout talks to Indonesian blogger and photographer Rio Helmi about the evacuations, the ash cloud and the uncertainty.
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Beijing migrant evictions: thousands forced from homes as winter sets in
In Beijing, thousands of people are being forced out of their homes just as a brutal winter bears down. In some of the first government documents on the crackdown, officials referred to targeting areas with a "low-end population." The term sparked a backlash online. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout speaks to author Lijia Zhang about the mass evictions and the use of the term, "low-end people."
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Activists call for more protection after domestic worker deaths
A Filipino domestic worker is found dead inside a freezer in Kuwait. An Indonesian maid dies in Malaysia after being forced to sleep outside next to a dog. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout talks to domestic worker and migrant rights activist Eni Lestari about how to stop the horrendous abuse.
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Myanmar bans UN official as military finds mass grave in Rakhine
Myanmar has banned a UN official from the country as it investigates a mass grave in Rakhine State. The discovery comes after two Reuters journalists were arrested over extensive reporting on the military's crackdown targeting Rohingya Muslims. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout talks to Phil Robertson of Human Rights Watch about Myanmar's handling of the Rohingya crisis.
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U.S. and Japan showcase alliance on Trump visit
After bonding over burgers and golf, Donald Trump scolded Japan over trade. What is the true state of the alliance and how will Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe move next on trade and North Korea? CNN's Kristie Lu Stout talks to Abe's special adviser Tomohiko Taniguchi for a closer look at Trump's relationship with Japan.
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Nokia's banana phone is back as HMD revives the 8110
The banana phone is back! At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, CNN's Kristie Lu Stout talks to HMD CEO Florian Seiche about the return of the Nokia 8110 slider handset.
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Remembering Chinese linguist Zhou Youguang, the father of pinyin
"Zhou Youguang, fei chang gan xie." On CNN's News Stream, Kristie Lu Stout takes a moment to remember the father of pinyin.
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Focus on North Korea as Trump visits Seoul
Visiting Seoul, US President Donald Trump is standing on North Korea's doorstep. He is there to strengthen ties with South Korean President Moon Jae-In and boost efforts to halt Pyongyang's nuclear program. But is the visit a turning point in the standoff? CNN's Kristie Lu Stout talks to Carnegie Asia researcher and former South Korean official Chung Min Lee.
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Can there be a new TPP deal without the US?
As President Donald Trump withdraws his country from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, CNN's Kristie Lu Stout asks Australia's Trade Minister Stephen Ciobo whether the TPP can survive without the US... and if China is fit to be a global trade leader.
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Considering the real threat of nuclear weapons
As Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un exchange heated threats, a nuclear proliferation expert is warning to "never for one second... take nuclear weapons lightly."
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How Asia views the Trump presidency
As China's Xinhua slams the shutdown for exposing "chronic flaws" in the US political system, CNN's Kristie Lu Stout speaks to HKU professor and veteran journalist Keith Richburg on how Asia views US leadership after one year of Donald Trump.
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Facebook's News Feed Revamp
Facebook is overhauling its news feed in favor of "meaningful social interactions." What will that look like? And what does it mean for publishers? CNN's Kristie Lu Stout speaks with WIRED editor-in-chief Nicholas Thompson.
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Pushing for progress on International Women's Day
2017 saw the rise of the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements. But if last year was about raising awareness for gender equality, 2018 is about starting to get the job done. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout reports on International Women's Day.
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Anti-nuclear weapons group wins 2017 Nobel Peace Prize
The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) is the unexpected winner of the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize. Thanks to their work, the first treaty to ban nuclear arms was reached at the UN in July. But what must happen next to abolish all nuclear weapons? CNN's Kristie Lu Stout speaks with ICAN Executive Director Beatrice Fihn.
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Facebook is eyeing a whole new demographic: our kids
Facebook's new standalone app targets children ages six to 12. Messenger Kids allows young users to chat with their friends, make video calls with kid-friendly filters and send age-appropriate GIFs. Is it safe? Is it private? Can Facebook be trusted? CNN's Kristie Lu Stout steps into the debate with tech reporter Charles Arthur.
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Community comes together after the London fire
The Bishop of Kensington Graham Tomlin speaks to CNN's Kristie Lu Stout about how a diverse community came together to help those in need after the devastating Grenfell Tower fire in London.
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Women played key role to retake Raqqa from ISIS
Reporting from the former ISIS stronghold of Raqqa, CNN's Arwa Damon describes the widespread devastation, the future of ISIS, and how women played a key role in the operation to take back the city.
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UN: 370,000 Rohingya flee recent violence in Myanmar
The UN says 370,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh to escape violence in Myanmar since August 25. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout talks to UNHCR Assistant High Commissioner George Okoth-Obbo about the spiraling crisis.
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TIME's 2017 Person of the Year: "The Silence Breakers"
The women behind the year's biggest cultural reckoning have been named as TIME's Person of the Year. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout talks to Senior Media Correspondent Brian Stelter about the editorial decision, the #MeToo movement and how the recognition could lead to change.
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"Crimes against humanity" in Myanmar: UN Special Rapporteur
CNN's Kristie Lu Stout speaks with UN Special Rapporteur on Myanmar, Professor Yanghee Lee, about the Rohingya crisis. Lee believes "crimes against humanity" are being committed by the military and police against Myanmar's Rohingya population.
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CEOs face criticism for role in Trump's business council
CNN's Kristie Lu Stout talks with WIRED editor Nicholas Thompson about #DeleteUber, Elon Musk's decision to stay in Trump's business advisory council, and the rising political pressure in tech.
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Huawei aims to be number one in smartphone industry
Huawei is the world's third biggest smartphone maker but at the Mobile World Congress, the company's head of Consumer Business tells CNN's Kristie Lu Stout that they are out to be number one.
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North Korea, China and a new arms race in Asia?
CNN's Kristie Lu Stout talks to Peking University professor Dong Wang about Rex Tillerson's visit to Asia, the North Korea threat, and how the THAAD deployment could lead to a new arms race in Asia.
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News Stream: Storytelling
This is the News Stream: Storytelling promo spot airing on CNNi (note drone footage of the Oval at my alma mater, Stanford University!) #nerdnation
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"Facebook's Two Years of Hell"
Facebook has been under fire for the spread of fake news, disturbing content and political bias. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout talks to WIRED editor Nicholas Thompson about Mark Zuckerberg's epic battles and his struggle to fix it all.
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France Decides: Home stretch for Macron and Le Pen
Hours before campaigning ends and just days before the election, Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen make their final push to become France's next president. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout speaks to Melissa Bell in Paris ahead of Sunday's pivotal vote.
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Are China-based hackers targeting South Korea over THAAD?
According to cyber security firm FireEye, China-based hackers have targeted South Korean organizations including one linked to the THAAD missile system. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout speaks to FireEye's director of cyber-espionage analysis John Hultquist about the attacks.
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Can China's Baidu be a leading player in the crowded field of AI research?
In China, Baidu is emerging as a leader in artificial intelligence research. But how does it stack up against Google, OpenAI, IBM and others? CNN's Kristie Lu Stout talks to Wired Editor-in-Chief Nicholas Thompson about the prospects for Baidu AI and what tech consumers ultimately want.
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Selection of Hong Kong's new leader renews debate over democracy
"Umbrella Movement" pro-democracy protesters face charges one day after Hong Kong's new leader was selected. Kristie Lu Stout speaks with CNN's Ivan Watson and former U.S. Ambassador to China Max Baucus.
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India swaps cash for biometric payments
Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani tells Kristie Lu Stout about India's cash revolution, where all you need is a thumbprint and ID to become a walking ATM.
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US-China trade ties under Donald Trump
In his debut State of the Union address, U.S. President Donald Trump vowed to protect American workers and intellectual property, while calling out China as a "rival". CNN's Kristie Lu Stout speaks to China-based author and China Chairman of APCO Worldwide James McGregor about the evolving US-China trade relationship and whether Trump is tough enough with China.
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Should the U.S. talk with North Korea?
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the United States is willing to talk to North Korea without preconditions. Can diplomacy help end the nuclear standoff? And what impact have sanctions and military pressure had on Pyongyang? CNN's Kristie Lu Stout talks to John Park of the Harvard Kennedy School about the options to manage the North Korean threat as we head into 2018.
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Hotline between South and North Korea reactivated
North and South Korea are talking again on a hotline they hadn't used for two years. Could this jump-start more talks and bring about a thaw in relations? CNN's Kristie Lu Stout talks to Seoul-based analyst Duyeon Kim.
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India's "Pad Man" becomes Bollywood blockbuster
An Indian entrepreneur has revolutionized menstrual health for women in rural India. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout reports on how his inspiring story has been turned into a Bollywood blockbuster called "Pad Man."
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Amazon sees sales spike for George Orwell's "1984"
Amazon is suddenly seeing a sales spike for "1984" by George Orwell. On News Stream, we revisit a few classic covers of the dystopian novel.
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