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July 8, 2017
A flight attendant smashed wine bottles on a man who tried to open the exit midair, FBI says
Armed with fists and an unexplained determination, a man attacked Delta Air Lines crew and passengers Thursday as he tried to pry open an exit...
July 8, 2017 - 12:44pm
February 10, 2017
New top U.S. diplomat plays central role in Trump's China shift
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's acceptance of Beijing's demand that he re-commit to a "one China" policy was heavily influenced by his new top diplomat, who argued behind the scenes that relations would remain on hold until Trump cleared up doubts about a longtime bedrock of...
February 10, 2017 - 7:00pm
August 24, 2016
Beijing Xinwei Technology to buy Israel's Spacecom for $285M
HONG KONG/JERUSALEM - Beijing Xinwei Technology Group has agreed to buy Israeli satellite operator Space Communication for $285 million, the companies said on Wednesday.The deal reflects a premium of 41 percent to Spacecom's average stock price in the past month. Once complete, Spacecom...
August 24, 2016 - 9:00am
April 15, 2016
U.S. defense visit to carrier in South China Sea bound to anger Beijing
MANILA - U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter will visit a U.S. aircraft carrier transiting the disputed South China Sea on Friday, a move bound to anger China, which has been increasingly asserting its territorial claims.Carter made a similar visit to another aircraft carrier in November...
April 15, 2016 - 12:00am
December 8, 2015
Many ignore Beijing smog warnings despite first pollution "red alert"
BEIJING - A blanket of humid, still air resulting in smog that is expected to shroud Beijing for at least three days triggered the capital's first ever pollution "red alert" on Tuesday as many residents ignored warnings to limit their time outdoors.By early morning, hundreds of people,...
December 8, 2015 - 2:00am
November 18, 2015
Beijing vows justice after Islamic State executes Chinese captive
BEIJING - China vowed on Thursday to "bring to justice" those responsible for executing one of its citizens after Islamic State said it had killed a Chinese captive, the first and so far only known Chinese hostage held by the group. Islamic State said it had killed a Norwegian...
November 18, 2015 - 10:30pm
July 31, 2015
Beijing's Winter Olympics winning bid welcomed
KUALA LUMPUR -- Beijing's success in its bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games was welcomed by rival city Almaty of Kazakhstan and members and guests of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Friday in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. IOC members voted 44-40 in favor of China's...
July 31, 2015 - 11:00pm
July 25, 2015
Offshore platforms highlight Beijing expo
BEIJING -- China's most advanced offshore platforms were highlighted at the first Military and Civilian Industries Integration Expo in Beijing. The 10-day expo ended on Saturday with thousands of high-tech products displayed. The models of China's most advanced offshore platforms...
July 25, 2015 - 3:00pm
July 6, 2015
Chinese stocks jump after Beijing unleashes emergency support
SHANGHAI- Chinese stocks jumped on Monday after Beijing unleashed an unprecedented series of support measures over the weekend to stave off the prospect of a full-blown crash that was threatening to destabilize the world's second-biggest economy. In an extraordinary weekend...
July 6, 2015 - 2:00am
March 15, 2014
Malaysian PM says lost airliner was diverted deliberately
KUALA LUMPUR — A missing Malaysian airliner appears to have been deliberately steered off course after someone on board shut down its communications, Prime Minister Najib Razak said on Saturday. A week after the disappearance of flight MH370, Najib said its last transmission...
March 15, 2014 - 3:11pm
August 24, 2010
Jet misses runway, crashes in China; 43 killed
BEIJING (AP) -- A Chinese passenger jet broke apart as it approached a fog-shrouded runway in the country's northeast and burst into flames as it hit the ground Tuesday, killing 43 people and injuring 53 others, state media said. The Henan Airlines plane with 91 passengers and five...
August 24, 2010 - 8:00pm
July 31, 2008
Beijing trying to clean up dirty air
BEIJING (AP) -- Beijing's pollution levels dropped Wednesday to less than half of the previous day's, the lowest reading since authorities began pulling cars off the road and shutting down factories to address athletes' concerns about air quality ahead of the Olympic Games. A cooling...
July 31, 2008 - 12:00am
July 8, 2008
China not living up to the bargain?
BEIJING (AP) -- With one month to go before the Olympics open on Aug. 8, China's work is hardly complete. The government needs to meet its pledge to deliver clean air in one of the world's most polluted cities, and must finish two new subway lines and a railway line. The 31 venues...
July 8, 2008 - 12:00am