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House Managers Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) and Rep. Jerry Nadler (D-NY) walk to the Senate Floor for the start of the Senate impeachment trial of U.S. President Donald Trump in Washington, U.S., January 21, 2020. REUTERS/Mary F. Calvert
House Managers Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) and Rep. Jerry Nadler (D-NY) walk to the Senate Floor for the start of the Senate impeachment trial of U.S. President Donald Trump in Washington, U.S., January 21, 2020. REUTERS/Mary F. Calvert

U.S. Senate rejects second Democratic bid for documents in Trump impeachment trial

WASHINGTON,  (Reuters) – The Republican-controlled U.S. Senate rejected a second Democratic bid today to obtain documents and evidence in President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial, an early sign the trial could proceed along lines favourable to Trump.

China moves to phase out single-use plastics

BEIJING,  (Reuters) – China is stepping up restrictions on the production, sale and use of single-use plastic products, the state planner said yesterday, as it seeks to tackle one of the country’s biggest environmental problems.

China moves to phase out single-use plastics

BEIJING,  (Reuters) – China is stepping up restrictions on the production, sale and use of single-use plastic products, the state planner said today, as it seeks to tackle one of the country’s biggest environmental problems.

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