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  • China's leaders control plenty, but not the afterlife

    The following editorial appeared in the Sacramento Bee on Friday, March 13: The arrogance of China's leaders is breathtaking. They censor the Internet. They tamp down political dissent. Now, they want to control the afterlife. The New York Times...
  • With the U.S. distracted, China builds 'The Mischief Islands'

     With the U.S. distracted, China builds 'The Mischief Islands'
    As if there aren't enough territorial disputes the world over, China is — literally — manufacturing a new one in the South China Sea by transforming a series of lonely reefs into small islands. Where nautical charts once identified bumps...
  • Revamped environmental law raises hope for cleanup in China

    People in China who want to take industries to task for fouling their surroundings have been rushing to file complaints and lawsuits this year in a test of legal reforms that toughen environmental penalties and make clear that many public-interest...
  • Myanmar's war with rebels spills across Chinese border

    For more than a month, war has raged in a remote area of northern Myanmar between ethnic Chinese rebels and Myanmar government forces. The fighting, which came after five years of calm, has left several hundred soldiers and insurgents dead -- and is now...
  • Myanmar denies bombing inside China amid Beijing's protest

    A senior Myanmar official on Sunday denied Chinese accusations that one of his country's warplanes crossed China's border and dropped a bomb that killed four farmers during fighting with Myanmar rebels. The official, from Myanmar's presidential office,...
  • China warns Myanmar after deaths of four farmers near border

    BEIJING A top Chinese leader threatened retaliation Sunday if Myanmar doesn't take steps to prevent cross-border violence, after an incident Friday when a bomb thought to be from a Myanmar military aircraft exploded on Chinese territory, killing four...
  • Connecticut Sun Will Play Chinese National Team

    Connecticut Sun Preseason The Connecticut Sun will open their 13th season by participating in the Atlanta Dream Classic, a preseason doubleheader May 23 at the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Ky. Connecticut faces the Indiana Fever at 5 p.m. The Atlanta...
  • Quake in eastern China kills 2, damages thousands of homes

    An earthquake in the eastern Chinese city of Fuyang has killed two people and damaged thousands of homes. The quake struck in the Anhui province city Saturday afternoon, and 13 people also were injured, officials in the city said. The U.S. Geological...
  • North Korea's growing economy and America's misconceptions about it

    The textile factories producing "made in China" goods from compounds just across the Yalu River from North Korea offer a glimpse into a hidden world that is helping North Korea's economy to thrive. Operated by North Koreans, the factories produce...
  • China protests Myanmar border air raid that kills 4 Chinese

    China sent fighter jets to its border with neighboring Myanmar on Saturday and lodged a diplomatic protest after it said a Myanmar warplane dropped a bomb on Chinese territory, killing four people. The incident occurred as the Myanmar government...
  • Britain applies to join Chinese-led Asian bank

    Britain has become the first major Western government to apply for membership in a proposed Chinese-led Asian regional bank that Washington worries will undercut institutions such as the World Bank. The British Treasury said Thursday it will join talks...