| Feb 26, 2014
| 11:20 AM
BEIJING -- A recently dismissed Hong Kong newspaper editor was hospitalized in critical condition Wednesday after assailants wounded him in the back and leg and fled on a motorbike.
The assault on Kevin Lau, whose removal as editor of the Ming Pao daily...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 6:32 PM
BEIJING — In J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter books, few dare to speak the name of the evil Lord Voldemort. Lately, Chinese politics has had its own "He Who Must Not Be Named" or "You Know Who": the former domestic security czar, Zhou Yongkang.
| Feb 14, 2014
| 8:33 AM
Now this is spite raised to an art form.
As long as my colleagues are posting unconventional love-related stories on Valentine’s Day, this one might as well get some play too: A Shanghai man whose romance dissolved last year decided to spread...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 5:25 AM
BEIJING -- Two Hong Kong brothers accused of attempting to extort about $12,800 from the crew filming Michael Bay’s “Transformers: Age of Extinction” last year went on trial Tuesday in the Chinese territory.
Mak Chi-shing, 27, and...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 9:48 AM
The security guard is an art critic?
A painting that recently sold at auction in Hong Kong for about $3.7 million is feared to have been thrown out in the trash, according to reports from China.
"Snowy Mountain" by contemporary Chinese artist Cui...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 5:56 PM
Ashley Dunn was named assistant managing editor in charge of California news in March 2011. He oversees the Los Angeles Times' largest group of editors and reporters, who cover the length and breadth of the state. The staff has won numerous awards,...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 5:25 AM
El último álbum de la cantante estadounidense Lady Gaga será lanzado en China tres años después de que la música de la popular artista fuera censurada en el gigante asiático por su "vulgaridad".
Los fans de Lady Gaga ya pueden hacer la reserva de...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The Malaysia Airlines flight missing since Saturday had veered hundreds of miles off its flight path by the time of its last radar tracking and appeared to be flying in the opposite direction from its intended destination of Beijing, Malaysian military...
| Dec 20, 2012
Richard Baum, a leading China expert at UCLA who founded a lively and influential Internet forum used by hundreds of scholars, diplomats, journalists and government officials to follow ideas and trends in contemporary Chinese politics, died Friday at...
| Apr 28, 2011
Three years after China was rocked by a massive tainted-milk scandal, the country has again been hit by a wave of food scares in recent weeks. The list includes diseased pigs used for bacon; noodles made of corn, ink and......
| Jan 2, 2012
An unusual clash in western China pits authorities against the Hui, who have been viewed as the model minority....