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Conservative Senators Fight Corker Bill Aimed At ‘Neutering’ Trump’s Broadcasting Chief

That includes Bennett, the controversial current VOA director who is at the center of a fierce partisan battle over her leadership, GOP sources said.

Mixed Reaction to US-China Trade Deal

Business leaders are reacting to a new trade deal between the United States and China. The deal includes initial agreements on agricultural trade, financial services,...

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Acting US ambassador to China quit over Trump climate decision

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.

Apple’s next big moneymaker is its biggest headache in China

For Apple, this summer is closing with good news and bad news. On the one hand, its financials suggest that as iPhone sales plateau globally,...

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Ant Financial, the Alibaba affiliated valued at $60 billion, is continuing to follow Chinese tourists and their wallets overseas after it inked a deal with Yelp in...

President Trump declares national emergency to fight coronavirus

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Chinese Firm Scraps Deal to Buy Anthony Scaramucci’s Hedge Fund

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White House trade adviser downplays China concessions: ‘What we must do is hold fast,...

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro on Thursday downplayed China’s positive signals, saying the only acceptable outcome was an ironclad deal for Beijing to end trade abuses. He said China’s gestures,...

Marvel Actress Changed Her Chinese Surname Because ‘Hollywood Is Racist’

Chloe Bennet, the star of Marvel’s TV show “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” has no time for people who question her legitimacy as an Asian-American woman.

Chinese came to San Antonio in waves

San Antonio, like El Paso and Houston, evolved with a significant Chinese community, despite federal laws that banned them from the country for decades. According...

Author Lenora Chu on the pros and cons of China’s “military-like” classrooms

In 2010, Chinese-American journalist Lenora Chu moved with her family to Shanghai where students regularly have some of the top math and reading test...

House sends China sanctions bill to Trump’s desk as tensions escalate

The House of Representatives on Wednesday passed legislation calling for sanctions against Chinese officials for the detention and torture of Uighur Muslims in the country’s western region of Xinjiang.

Defense Sec. James Mattis focuses on security issues in China talks

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis laid out plans for a less contentious, more open dialogue with Chinese leaders as he travels to Asia, less than a month after he slammed Beijing at an international conference for its militarization of islands in the South China Sea.

Chinese takeovers of US companies plummet this year amid tough Trump talk

As of early August, Chinese dealmaking in the U.S. has dropped by 65 percent this year, according to Dealogic. The sharp decline comes...