Apple has a huge problem with its supplier’s iPhone factory in China

Apple has a huge problem with its supplier’s iPhone factory in China

hong kong CNN Business — A violent uprising by workers at the world’s largest iPhone factory in central China this week further clouds Apple’s strained supply chain and highlights how the country’s tough zero Covid policy is harming to global technology companies. The unrest began last month when workers left the factory campus in Zhengzhou, … Read more

Shooting in a school in Brazil: at least 3 dead and 11 injured

Shooting in a school in Brazil: at least 3 dead and 11 injured

CNN — At least three people were killed and 11 others injured on Friday after a gunman opened fire on two schools in the Brazilian state of Espirito Santo, local authorities said. The attacks took place in the small town of Aracruz, 80 km north of the state capital, Vitoria. The suspected shooter – who … Read more

China zero-Covid: As anger mounts and tragedies mount, Beijing shows no sign of hesitation

China zero-Covid: As anger mounts and tragedies mount, Beijing shows no sign of hesitation

A version of this story appeared in CNN’s news bulletin Meanwhile in China, a tri-weekly update exploring what you need to know about the country’s rise and its impact on the world. Register here. beijing CNN — Zhou, a car dealer in northeast China, last saw his father alive during a video chat on the … Read more

China zero-Covid: As anger mounts and tragedies mount, Beijing shows no sign of hesitation

China zero-Covid: As anger mounts and tragedies mount, Beijing shows no sign of hesitation

A version of this story appeared in CNN’s news bulletin Meanwhile in China, a tri-weekly update exploring what you need to know about the country’s rise and its impact on the world. Register here. beijing CNN — Zhou, a car dealer in northeast China, last saw his father alive during a video chat on the … Read more

Zion National Park: Hike turns fatal in Utah as woman dies and husband rescued with symptoms of hypothermia

Zion National Park: Hike turns fatal in Utah as woman dies and husband rescued with symptoms of hypothermia

CNN — A married couple’s hike in a Utah national park turned deadly when they began experiencing symptoms of hypothermia, leading to the death of their spouse, officials said. The couple began hiking a 16-mile trail Tuesday at Zion National Park and began braving the cold late Wednesday morning, according to a National Park Service … Read more

China’s Covid cases hit record high as dissent grows amid tough restrictions

China’s Covid cases hit record high as dissent grows amid tough restrictions

beijing CNN — China reported a record number of daily Covid infections on Thursday, as a nationwide rise in cases puts pressure on the country’s increasingly unpopular zero-tolerance approach to the virus. The National Health Commission (NHC) recorded 31,444 locally transmitted cases on Wednesday – surpassing the previous peak of 29,317 recorded on April 13 … Read more

Travel after Thanksgiving could cause headaches in the East

Travel after Thanksgiving could cause headaches in the East

CNN — Thanksgiving is here and whether you’re hitting the road or taking to the skies, I hope you made it to your destination with minimal headaches. Thanks in large part to relatively calm weather so far this week, airlines have reported minimal delays and cancellations. Unfortunately, that could change in the coming days as … Read more

FDA approves $3.5 million treatment for hemophilia, now the world’s most expensive drug

FDA approves .5 million treatment for hemophilia, now the world’s most expensive drug

CNN — The US Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday approved Hemgenix, a new drug to treat hemophilia. Manufacturer CSL Behring has set the price at $3.5 million per treatment, making it the most expensive drug in the world. Hemgenix is ​​a gene therapy to treat adults with haemophilia B, a genetic bleeding disorder in … Read more

Zaporizhzhia maternity strike: Newborn killed in Russian attack on Ukrainian hospital

Zaporizhzhia maternity strike: Newborn killed in Russian attack on Ukrainian hospital

CNN — A two-day-old baby died Wednesday in a Russian strike on a maternity hospital in Vilnyansk, southeastern Ukraine, as Moscow stepped up attacks on civilian infrastructure across the country. The newborn’s mother and a doctor were pulled from the rubble of the destroyed medical facility in Zaporizhzhia, as nearby private homes were also damaged … Read more

China zero-Covid: Workers at Zhengzhou iPhone factory clash with police, show videos

China zero-Covid: Workers at Zhengzhou iPhone factory clash with police, show videos

Beijing/Hong Kong CNN Business — Workers at China’s largest iPhone assembly plant were seen confronting police, some in riot gear, on Wednesday, according to videos shared on social media. Videos show hundreds of workers confronting law enforcement officers, many wearing white hazmat suits, at the Foxconn campus in China’s central city of Zhengzhou. In the … Read more