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World Jan 09China allows 2,000 ethnic Kazakhs to leave the country
The move is a sign that Beijing may be starting to feel a mounting backlash against its sweeping crackdown on Muslims in the far west region of Xinjiang.
World Jun 19China hopes the North Korea-U.S. summit outcome moves forward
Chinese President Xi Jinping told North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday he hopes Pyongyang and Washington can fully implement the outcome of last week's nuclear summit at which Kim pledged to work toward denuclearization in exchange for U.S.
World Jun 07More Americans screened over mystery health issues in China
GUANGZHOU, China — A U.S. medical team was screening more Americans who work in a southern Chinese city as the State Department confirmed evacuating a number of government workers who experienced unexplained health issues like those that have hurt U.S.
World May 08Facing threat of tariffs, China buyers cancel orders for U.S. soybeans
With the threat of tariffs and counter-tariffs between Washington and Beijing looming, Chinese buyers are canceling orders for U.S. soybeans, a trend that could deal a blow to American farmers if it continues. Farmers in China are being encouraged to…
Nation Jun 15WATCH: Parents of U.S. student freed from North Korea speak out
WYOMING, Ohio — An American college student who was imprisoned in North Korea and returned to his home state of Ohio in a coma suffered a "severe neurological injury," a hospital spokeswoman said Thursday.
Politics May 30Officer who shot Tamir Rice in 2014 fired by city of Cleveland
The police officer who shot and killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice was fired by the city of Cleveland on Tuesday, and the officer who drove the patrol car the day of the November 2014 shooting was suspended.
Politics Aug 15How much influence do Puerto Rican voters hold in 2016?
The impact of Puerto Rican migrants on the election hinges on how successful voting advocates are in getting them to the polls, with many focused more on finding jobs, homes and schools.
Politics Aug 14Puerto Ricans flocking to mainland could sway swing states
With Puerto Rico's economy in shambles, many are fleeing to the U.S. mainland, potentially shifting demographic norms in some of the most closely contested states.