China proposes to extend Xi rule

Image copyright EPA Image caption Xi Jinping became Chinese president in 2013 and is currently due to step down in 2013 China's governing Communist Party has proposed removing a clause in the constitution which limits presidential service to two terms in office. The move would allow the current President Xi Jinping to remain as leader…

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Wearable technology for stroke patients

In the US, scientists are developing wearable sensors to speed up the recovery of stroke patients. The sensors are able to send information to doctors continuously. The team that is developing the system says it could allow therapists to closely monitor the effectiveness of their therapies.

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Russians win hockey gold with 4-3 OT win over Germany

AP GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — The Russians triumphed in the no-NHL tournament where they were favored, winning the men's hockey gold medal at a Winter Olympics where they couldn't even be called Team Russia, use their colors or celebrate while listening to their anthem. Kirill Kaprizov scored the game-winner as "Team Olympic Athlete From…

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