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Trump's cellphone tapped by China and Russia in massive spy breach

President Trump's personal iPhone conversations are being eavesdropped on by Chinese and Russian spies, which a former official is calling the largest White House data breach ever. In May, it was reported that Trump refused to give up his personal unsecured cellphone because it would be "...

Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 9:19pm

Trump already claiming China meddling in 2018 midterm elections

During a meeting of the U.N. Security Council yesterday, President Trump claimed, without evidence, that China is meddling in the 2018 U.S. midterm elections to punish the Republican Party for his anti-China policies. “They do not want me or us to win because I am the first president ever to...

Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 5:32pm

Ivanka's Chinese-made products are safe from Trump tariffs

As American farmers and automakers begin to realize the toll President Trump's tariffs will have on their livelihoods, one businessperson is likely resting easy: Ivanka Trump. That's because her father's tariffs on Chinese goods will not apply to her products. On Friday, President...

Monday, July 9, 2018 - 6:04pm

When where will China space station crash - Chinese Tiangong fall?

An abandoned space station made by China, titled Tiangong-1, is expected to crash into Earth's atmosphere in the hours before, during, or after Easter Sunday in the United States. The Aerospace Corporation - based in El Segundo, California - gave a time estimate of 10 a.m. Eastern Standard Time...

Friday, March 30, 2018 - 5:01pm

WATCH: Chinese boy urinates all over elevator, receives instant karma

A young Chinese boy urinates in an elevator and received instant karma for his prank. According to Chinese media outlet site South China Morning Post, a young boy in southwest China urinated on the button panel of an elevator as a prank.   The incident was captured on a security camera...

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 5:13pm

Is China an ally of the U.S.?

The relationship between China and the United States is historically fraught, which means asking is China an ally of the U.S. doesn't always get you a straight answer. There was a time when the two countries were diametrically opposed: in the minds of an older generation, "communist China...

Friday, February 23, 2018 - 2:58pm

Soaring Wings: How China nearly lost the 'bird of good fortune'

The climate change movement has the polar bear. China’s conservation activists have the crested ibis. How the Northeast Asian “bird of good fortune” was brought back from the brink of extinction and became an icon of environmental protection is the story of Soaring Wings, a lush...

Wednesday, January 3, 2018 - 6:58pm

Endangered, crowded, unsafe: Destinations to avoid in 2018

We believe that this world is worth exploring, but we’re also stewards of this land. This planet offers an abundance of majestic vistas and fascinating culture that we recommend you seek out often. But this world is also more than a static viewing point — as travelers, we are witness to...

Friday, December 22, 2017 - 6:36pm

Trump calls LaVar Ball an 'ungrateful fool'

President Trump continued his Twitter feud with the father of a UCLA basketball player who was arrested in China for shoplifting, calling him an "ungrateful fool." LiAngelo Ball and two teammates were released from jail after Trump's Asia trip last week, and the president took credit...

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 4:49pm

UCLA players back on US soil; Thank Trump for intervening

Update Nov. 15, 2:25 p.m.: The three UCLA men's basketball players held in China for admittedly shoplifting sunglasses are back stateside and have been suspended from the team indefinitely. “They will have to earn their way back,” Coach Steve Alford said of LiAngelo Ball, Cody...

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 2:52pm

Trump changes his mind on deporting Guo Wengui when he learns he's Mar-a-Lago member

President Trump reportedly had second thoughts about deporting a Chinese billionaire and fugitive who has been accused of several crimes including rape after he discovered he was a paying member of his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. Guo Wengui, a Chinese tycoon, fled China to the U.S. after...

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 3:39pm

China shades President Trump for ‘emotional venting’ on Twitter

Chinese state media smacked President Trump for his "emotional venting" on Twitter, after Trump repeatedly pressured the country to take a more assertive stand against North Korea's nuclear program. “Trump is quite a personality, and he likes to tweet,” said Xinhua, the...

Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 5:44pm

China creates clean energy with 'Panda Solar Farm'

The world’s most populous country continues to innovate within the clean and renewable energy market with a panda solar farm. China has developed a huge solar farm in a form of two pandas.  The first panda power solar farm was connected to the grid in the hills of Datong, Shanxi...

Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 1:20pm

Adorable twin pandas celebrate first birthday at Chongqing Zoo (PHOTOS)

A pair of twin giant pandas celebrated their first birthday on Tuesday at the Chongqing Zoo in southwest China, and it was the most adorable thing ever. Yu Bao and Yu Bei had a panda party complete with a special birthday cake made from their favorite treats — bamboo, carrots and apples....

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 5:47pm

This physical resemblance makes Ivanka Trump yuge in China

Yuge in China is the new Big in Japan, as least where Ivanka Trump is concerned. Among the Chinese public, President Trump's poised and plasticine-calm daughter is considered something beyond a role model and a bit closer to a goddess, an emblem of physical perfection and professional...

Friday, June 9, 2017 - 3:03pm

Top U.S. diplomat in China quits over Trump climate policy

David Rank, the chargé d'affaires of the U.S. Embassy in Beijing, has left the State Department over the Trump administration's decision to quit the 2015 Paris agreement to fight climate change, a senior U.S. official said on Monday. A State Department spokeswoman confirmed Rank's...

Monday, June 5, 2017 - 9:36pm

Ivanka Trump lands Chinese trademarks the day she dined with the nation’spresident

Earlier this month, China gave Ivanka Trump provisional approval of three trademarks for her company — the very same day she dined with Chinese President Xi Jinping at her family’s Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. The trademarks give the nation with the second-largest economy monopoly...

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 4:40pm

China OKs 38 new Trump trademarks

China has preliminarily given the green light to President Donald Trump and his family to develop branded businesses ranging from hotels, restaurants and spas to golf clubs and bodyguard and escort servicesafter approving nearly 40 eponymous trademarks recently.The president's lawyers applied for...

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 10:57pm

Coconut drink claims it can help enlarge breasts

"A can a day and you'll be white, tender and busty."That's what a Chinese drink company is claiming its coconut drink can do for women, the Daily Mail reported.Citing a commercial for Coconut Palm Group's new juice that features well endowed, attractive women running on the beach in slow motion and...

Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 10:07am

Hello Kitty supermarket is the shopping experience of our dreams

Just when you thoughtHello Kitty had done everyHello Kitty thing in the world — they thought of one more.The world's first Hello Kitty supermarket just openedin Hong Kong, offering grocery items, including about 250-themed foods, along withhome decorations and other products that are also inspired...

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 11:03am