Hillary Clinton makes pitch to working Americans at big rally

2015-06-14 01:14:04

Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton pledged on Saturday to help working Americans reap the rewards of their hard work, as she staged the first major rally of her 2016 White House campaign.

Uber plans to invest $1 billion in China

2015-06-13 05:52:38

China is a priority for riding-hailing app Uber and it is planning to invest more than $1 billion there this year, says the company's chief executive.

China's South China Sea claims are 'legal, justified': UN rep

2015-06-13 04:59:12

China's activity on islands and reefs in the South China Sea "fall entirely within the scope of China’s sovereignty" and won't damage the marine environment and ecosystem of the area, Wang Min, China’s deputy permanent representative to the United Nations, said on Friday.

China urges US to reduce military activities in S. China Sea

2015-06-12 17:55:52

China on Thursday urged the U.S. military to reduce its naval and air activities in the South China Sea while sticking to its stand of not taking sides on the territorial disputes there, in order to maintain peace and stability in the region.

Six Chinese students go on trial in US for abusing two females

2015-06-12 14:21:40

Six Chinese studying in Los Angeles faced charges of illegally abducting, detaining and torturing two female students, with four accomplices still at large.

China's top brass visits Pentagon

2015-06-12 13:43:47

Chinese and United States military leaders met at the Pentagon on Thursday to talk about how to strengthen cooperation and manage differences.

US considering more military bases in Iraq

2015-06-12 09:28:29

The United States is considering building more U.S. military bases in Iraq to drive back Islamic State militants in a move that may require a further increase in American forces.

Bill Clinton says he will stop giving paid speeches if Hillary wins

2015-06-11 11:28:46

Bill Clinton said on Wednesday he would no longer give paid speeches if his wife, Hillary Clinton, is elected US president.

Pentagon prepares to greet General Fan

2015-06-11 11:18:06

The Pentagon will provide some pomp on Thursday for the visiting Chinese Central Military Commission Vice-Chairman Fan Changlong, the most senior Chinese military leader coming to Washington since President Xi Jinping assumed top leadership in late 2012.

US to continue engaging with China in foreseeable future

2015-06-11 10:41:13

The United States intends to continue engaging with China in the foreseeable future despite some differences between the two countries, the White House said Wednesday.

Clinton building vast network of campaign staff, volunteers

2015-06-11 09:00:49

In just eight weeks since announcing her plans to run for president, Hillary Rodham Clinton has deployed an army of roughly 100 organizers nationwide and opened 15 offices in early voting states - far more than any other candidate of either party in the 2016 contest.

New York court holds hearing in trial for fugitive ex-Chinese official

2015-06-10 16:39:15

The first hearing in the trial of China's most wanted economic fugitive Yang Xiuzhu took place in a New York immigration court on Tuesday.