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Most back to work after China shoe factory strike

A nearly two-week strike at a huge shoe factory in southern China appears to have ended after the Taiwan-backed company agreed to meet some of the workers' demands, including raising their living allowance and benefit payments.

Most back to work after China shoe factory strike
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Thousands of workers strike at China shoe factory

Tens of thousands of workers were on strike Wednesday at a factory in southern China which makes shoes for Nike and Adidas, rights groups and a worker said.

Thousands of workers strike at China shoe factory
Football: Nike overtake Adidas in World Cup teams battle
Football: Nike overtake Adidas in World Cup teams battle

Nike will supply the kit for more teams than Adidas for the first time ever at this year's World Cup finals.

Football: Nike overtake Adidas in World Cup teams battle
Internet technology becoming cyber chic
Internet technology becoming cyber chic

Models wearing Google Glass eyewear, Pebble smartwatches and other hot gadgets strutted a catwalk late Monday as Internet technology continued to merge with the world of fashion.

Internet technology becoming cyber chic
Nike stands by Armstrong after he loses titles
Nike stands by Armstrong after he loses titles

US sporting goods giant Nike was one of several sponsors sticking by Lance Armstrong on Friday after the US Anti-Doping Agency stripped the cycling legend of his record seven Tour de France titles.

Nike stands by Armstrong after he loses titles