Former US governor Gary Johnson wins Libertarian presidential nomination

2016-05-30 09:19:27

Gary Johnson, former governor of the US state of New Mexico, was again picked by the Libertarian Party as its presidential candidate, emerging as a contender against the two major parties' nominees in the general election.

SpaceX makes third rocket landing on droneship

2016-05-28 20:12:43

U.S. space firm SpaceX on Friday successfully landed the first stage of its Falcon 9 rocket on a droneship in the Atlantic Ocean after launching a commercial communications satellite into orbit for a Thailand company.

US duties on China's steel exports draws sharp response

2016-05-27 14:33:37

The US resumed its campaign against steel exports from the Chinese mainland with anti-dumping and anti-subsidy duties of up to 450 percent on corrosion-resistant steel, drawing a sharp rebuke from China.

Estée Lauder to push into Tier 2, 3 cities

2016-05-27 11:17:17

Cosmetics giant Estée Lauder is focused on pushing into Tier 2 and Tier 3 cities in China as it continues to invest heavily in the Chinese market.

He Jiang: Making history at Harvard

2016-05-27 10:25:48

He Jiang, the first Chinese graduate to ever speak at Harvard's commencement ceremony, has become a star on Chinese social media.

Trump poised to be competitive presidential candidate

2016-05-27 09:10:16

Donald Trump on Thursday hit the number of delegates needed to grab the Republican Party (GOP) nomination, as some experts predict that he will be a competitive candidate in the presidential race.

Trump wins enough delegates to secure Republican presidential nomination

2016-05-27 04:31:17

Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee with no remaining rivals, on Thursday garnered the 1,237 delegates needed to secure the nomination.

Chinese student beaten in possible hate crime

2016-05-26 11:22:40

Safety concerns were rising among Chinese students after a Chinese woman was brutally beaten in an possible hate crime last week in Tempe, Arizona.

US exporters bullish on China

2016-05-26 10:29:52

China has been one of the top markets for US exporters and represents huge potential for future opportunities for US businesses, according to the latest report from the US Department of Commerce.

Obama extends 'deepest regrets' over Okinawa murder

2016-05-26 10:26:32

US President Barack Obama extended "sincerest condolences and deepest regrets" over the murder of a Japanese woman by a US military-affiliated civilian here late Wednesday at a meeting with his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe.

US states sue Obama administration over transgender bathroom order

2016-05-26 10:04:37

As many as 11 US states sued the Obama administration on Wendesday to stop a new federal guidance requiring all public schools to allow transgender students to use bathrooms and other facilities that align with their gender identities, media here reported.

US State Dept watchdog accuses Hillary of violating govt rules on emails

2016-05-26 09:53:30

A report by the US State Department's independent watchdog on Wednesday faulted former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for violating US State Department's record-keeping policies.