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US President Barack Obama (l) in a 2012 meeting with Xi Jinping, when he was Vice President of China, at the White House Oval Office. (AP Photo)

Cybersecurity tops Obama’s agenda for China talks

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will be looking for signs from China’s leader at their upcoming meeting that Beijing is ready to address its reported high-tech spying. The White House sees such cyberattacks as […]

06/02/2013

China President Xi Jinping (AP Photo)

Xi, Obama look to strike up relationship at summit

BEIJING (AP) — President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping face weighty issues when they meet at a private estate in California next week, but their most important task may simply be establishing a […]

05/30/2013

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No charge against Chinese mother of baby in sewer

BEIJING (AP) — The mother of a Chinese baby boy who was rescued from a sewer pipe beneath a restroom shortly after birth is unlikely to face criminal charges because authorities concluded he fell into […]

05/30/2013

Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (AP Photo)

Villaraigosa to visit China to promote LA

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa will visit Beijing, China, later this month to tout Los Angeles as a trade hub and tourist destination, and to attract Chinese investment to the city. Villaraigosa will […]

05/07/2013

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Rat meat sold as lamb in latest China food scandal

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese police have broken up a criminal ring accused of taking meat from rats and foxes and selling it as lamb in the country’s latest food safety scandal. The Ministry of Public […]

05/03/2013

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Lawmakers introduce tough NKorea sanctions bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican and Democratic lawmakers in the House are proposing to step up sanctions against North Korea by punishing companies, banks and governments that do prohibited business with it.

04/26/2013

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China’s Sichuan hit by earthquake

BEIJING (AP) — A 6.9-magnitude earthquake has hit China’s Sichuan province, the site of a massive earthquake in 2008.

04/19/2013

California Governor Jerry Brown (AP Photo)

Brown touts Chinese investment as visit begins

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown has announced a $1.5 billion Chinese investment in an Oakland construction project during the beginning of his weeklong trade mission to China.

04/10/2013

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US swipes at China for hacking allegations

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. has taken its first real swipe against China following accusations that Beijing is behind a widespread and systemic hacking campaign targeting U.S. businesses.

03/27/2013

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Dead pigs found in Shanghai river rise above 6,600

BEIJING (AP) — Authorities recovered hundreds more dead pigs from a river that provides drinking water to Shanghai, China’s financial hub, bringing the total to more than 6,600 since last Friday.

03/13/2013

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