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October 17, 2019 - 11:17 am
China said Thursday it detained two U.S. citizens on suspicion of organizing others to illegally cross the border. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said police in the eastern province of Jiangsu arrested Alyssa Petersen and Jacob Harlan on Sept. 27 and Sept. 29. "The department...
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October 16, 2019 - 8:52 am
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam has pulled "Abominable" from theaters because the U.S.-Chinese-made animated movie showed a map supporting Chinese claims to the disputed South China Sea. The image in one scene showed the so-called nine-dash line, a vague and broken outline around the resource-rich...
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October 15, 2019 - 7:15 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden's son Hunter is rejecting assertions by President Donald Trump and his Republican allies that he did anything wrong in engaging in foreign work in Ukraine and China. Hunter Biden also says he failed to take into account potential implications for his father's political...
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October 15, 2019 - 7:10 am
For the first time, LeBron James is taking on the standoff between the NBA and China. On Monday night, the basketball star said Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey was "misinformed" or "not really educated" when he sent a tweet last week in support of Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement. The...
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Rebekah Sager
October 09, 2019 - 9:03 am
China is apparently not letting go of its outrage following a tweet by the Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey that supported Hong Kong protestors. But, that only encouraged former NBA player Dennis Rodman to jump into the fray with an offer to Commissioner Adam Silver to help broker better...
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October 07, 2019 - 8:10 am
BEIJING (AP) — The NBA statement originally made in English had a different twist when it came out in Chinese. The NBA said Monday on its official Chinese social media account that it was "extremely disappointed" by Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey's "inappropriate" tweet about Hong Kong...
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October 03, 2019 - 8:30 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ensnarled in an impeachment investigation over his request for Ukraine to investigate a chief political rival, President Donald Trump on Thursday called on another nation to probe former Vice President Joe Biden: China. “China should start an investigation into the Bidens,” Trump...
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September 30, 2019 - 1:22 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A California man who operates tours for Chinese students and visitors was charged with being an illegal foreign agent and delivering classified U.S. national security information to officials in China. U.S. government officials announced Monday. U.S. Attorney David L. Anderson...
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September 25, 2019 - 8:56 am
BEIJING (AP) — President Xi Jinping on Wednesday inaugurated a second international airport for the Chinese capital with the world's biggest terminal ahead of celebrations of the Communist Party's 70th anniversary in power. Beijing Daxing International Airport is designed to handle 72 million...
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September 23, 2019 - 1:15 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — As tensions between China and the United States ratchet up, former California Gov. Jerry Brown sees a way to bring together the world's largest carbon emitter and a U.S. state that's leading the way in energy standards: climate change. Brown and Xie Zhenhua, China's top...
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