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China's exports to US tick up as traders try to beat tariffs

Nov 8, 2018

China's export growth to US ticks up in October as traders rush to beat more tariff hikes in a battle over Beijing's technology policy

Boeing plane crashed in Indonesia after key sensor replaced

Nov 8, 2018

Indonesian investigators say a crucial sensor was replaced on a Lion Air jet the day before it plunged into the Java Sea, and that sensor replacement may have exacerbated other problems with the plane

China unveils stealth combat drone in development

Nov 7, 2018

A Chinese state-owned company says it is developing a stealth combat drone in the latest sign of the country's growing aerospace prowess

Asian shares slide on worries over US-China relations

Nov 5, 2018

Asian shares slide on worries over US-China trade dispute

Indonesia plane crash search finds remains, debris at sea

Oct 29, 2018

Rescuers in inflatable boats have retrieved human remains, pieces of aircraft and personal belongings from the Java Sea after a new-generation Boeing jet operated by an Indonesian budget airline crashed minutes after takeoff

China denies spying on Trump's phone, suggests he use Huawei

Oct 26, 2018

China has denied a New York Times report that Chinese spies are listening to President Donald Trump's phone calls and suggests he exchange his iPhone for a cellphone made by Chinese manufacturer Huawei

China building boom uncovers buried dinosaurs, makes a star

Oct 25, 2018

China's rapid city building has churned up a motherlode of new dinosaur fossils, and no one has seized the scientific opportunity more than one paleontologist

European shares mixed after sharp drops in Asia, US

Oct 25, 2018

Shares mixed in Europe, as some markets regain momentum after steep declines in Asia and the US

Cathay Pacific Air says data breach affected 9.4 million

Oct 25, 2018

Hong Kong-based Cathay Pacific Airways says it has discovered unauthorized access to the personal data of 9.4 million passengers

China-US ties sinking amid acrimony over trade, politics

Oct 23, 2018

The White House's move to expand Washington's dispute with Beijing beyond trade and technology and into accusations of political meddling has sunk US-China relations to the lowest level since the Cold War

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Melting glacier in China draws tourists, climate worries

On the edge of the Third Pole, a retreating glacier draws tourists and worries over climate change

Oct 22, 2018

China orders evacuations after landslide blocks Tibet river

Chinese emergency services say about 6,000 people have been evacuated after a landslide in Tibet...

Oct 18, 2018

Tesla secures land in Shanghai for first factory outside US

Tesla Inc. secures land in Shanghai for first electric car factory outside the United States

Oct 17, 2018

US defense secretary sees the enduring costs of Vietnam War

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis sees first-hand the enduring costs of fighting the Vietnam War

Oct 17, 2018

Wildlife group: Exotic pets trade activity rises on Facebook

A wildlife monitoring group says research it has conducted since 2016 has found a sharp increase in...

Sep 10, 2018

Bangkok meet fails to finalize draft on climate change rules

An international meeting in Bangkok has fallen short of its aim of completing fruitful preparations...

Sep 9, 2018