(HONG KONG) -- While one war continues to rage in Ukraine and another is threatening to boil over in the Middle East, Chinese President Xi Jinping held court in Beijing for visiting dignitaries, presenting his vision of "an open, inclusive and interconnected world" through... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- As he prepared to leave Beijing Monday, Secretary of State Antony Blinken declared that he had accomplished one of his most critical goals for the high-stakes trip: strengthening communication between the U.S. and China.But whether his visit will have a lasting impact... Read More.
(BEIJING) -- U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken met with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing on Monday, concluding a high-stakes visit.An official with the U.S. Department of State confirmed that Blinken would meet with Xi at 4:30 p.m. local time just an hour... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. officials are emphasizing the importance of face-to-face diplomacy as the nation's top diplomat prepares to embark on the first visit to China by a sitting secretary of state in nearly five years -- but insisting they are "clear-eyed" about the long... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A 24-year-old United States Olympic athlete who competed in the Beijing 2022 Olympic Winter Games has died after being involved in a motorcycle accident, police say.Authorities have not released any details about the incident Patrick Gasienica was involved in other than... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A State Department official said Thursday that the U.S. is looking into taking action against China for the surveillance balloons sent into American skies.The official said Washington is considering “taking action against PRC (People’s Republic of China) entities linked to the PLA... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The White House said Monday that it will communicate "directly" to Beijing its unease with China's recent military exercises as tensions rise higher over Taiwan in the wake of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's trip to the self-governing democracy.President Joe Biden said Monday... Read More.
(HONG KONG) -- In a speech celebrating the 25th anniversary of Hong Kong’s return to China, Chinese President Xi Jinping strongly reaffirmed the territory’s autonomy under the promise of “One Country, Two Systems” but with one very strong caveat: Beijing has full jurisdiction and... Read More.
(HONG KONG) -- A new COVID-19 outbreak in Beijing is raising fears that China’s capital could be sent into a hard lockdown, like the one in Shanghai that’s entering a fifth week.Beijing residents are stocking up and clearing shelves, despite authorities telling residents there... Read More.
(BEIJING) -- Russian figure skating star Kamila Valieva will be allowed to continue competing at the Winter Olympics despite failing a drug test, the Court of Arbitration for Sport ruled on Monday."On the basis of the very limited facts of this case, and after... Read More.
(BEIJING) -- Nathan Chen has his Olympic gold medal.The 22-year-old took the win in the men's singles event, rebounding from his disappointing 2018 Pyeongchang performance for a triumphant comeback.The reigning world champion scored a 218.63 in his free skate and 332.60 overall.Japan's Yuma Kagiyama... Read More.
(BEIJING) -- American snowboarding queen Chloe Kim was crowned with gold for the second straight Olympics.The 21-year-old took first place in women's halfpipe, followed by Spain's Queralt Castellet, who claimed silver, and Japan's Sena Tomita, who took home the bronze.It took just one run... Read More.