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No force can stop China's progress, says Xi in National Day speech

President Xi Jinping emphasized unity, development and strength as he addressed the world on the 70th anniversary of the People's Republic of China on Tuesday, saying: "There is no force that can shake the foundation of this great nation."

Charlottesville organizer withdraws permit request

The organizer of last year's deadly "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, is no longer seeking a permit from the city to commemorate the event one year later, city officials said.