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China issued a report Sunday blaming the United States for a trade dispute and says it won't back down on "major issues of principle."
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June 02, 2019 - 2:19 pm
BEIJING (AP) — China issued a report Sunday blaming the United States for the countries' trade dispute and said it won't back down on "major issues of principle," but offered no clarification about what additional steps it might take to up the ante. The report from the Cabinet spokesman's office...
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Power Plant in the South of Iran taken in January 2019
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May 31, 2019 - 11:04 am
By Kiyoko Metzler, Associated Press VIENNA (AP) — The U.N. atomic watchdog said Friday Iran continues to stay within the limitations set by the nuclear deal reached in 2015 with major powers, though its stockpiles of low-enriched uranium and heavy water are growing. In a confidential quarterly...
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A fully albino giant panda in Wolong National Nature Reserve, in China's Sichuan province.
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May 27, 2019 - 8:23 pm
By Julia Hollingsworth and Serenitie Wang, CNN (CNN) -- A fully albino giant panda has been filmed roaming bamboo forests in China -- the first ever recorded in the wild, an expert says. The footage was taken on an infrared camera in April in Wolong National Nature Reserve, about 2,000 meters (6,...
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A vigil will be held on June 4 at the Victoria Park to mark the 30th anniversary of the military crackdown on the pro-democracy movement at Beijing's Tiananmen Square on June 4, 1989.
Kin Cheung/AP Photo
May 26, 2019 - 8:48 am
HONG KONG (AP) — More than 2,000 people marched in Hong Kong on Sunday to mark 30 years since a pro-democracy protest in Beijing's Tiananmen Square ended in bloodshed. Demonstrators took to the streets holding yellow umbrellas that read "Support Freedom, Oppose Evil Laws." Some people carried a...
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A man looks at his smartphone as he walks past an electronics shop advertising phones from Huawei and Apple in Beijing, Friday, May 24, 2019.
Mark Schiefelbein/AP Photo
May 24, 2019 - 8:55 am
By Christopher Bodeen, Associated Press BEIJING (AP) — Stepping up Beijing's propaganda offensive in the tariffs standoff with Washington, Chinese state media on Friday accused the U.S. of seeking to "colonize global business" with moves against Huawei and other Chinese technology companies. There...
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A deepening trade war between the world's two largest economies is bad news for the oil business.
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May 23, 2019 - 4:15 pm
By Matt Egan, CNN Business (CNN) - - A deepening trade war between the world's two largest economies is bad news for the oil business. US oil prices plummeted nearly 6% to a 10-week low of $57.91 a barrel on Thursday as fears about the US-China trade standoff intensify in global financial markets...
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Nike, Adidas, Under Armour, Foot Locker and other sneaker brands and retailers told President Donald Trump on Monday that proposed tariffs on imported shoes from China would be "catastrophic" for American consumers.
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May 20, 2019 - 7:49 pm
By Nathaniel Meyersohn, CNN Business (CNN) - - Nike, Adidas, Under Armour, Foot Locker and other sneaker brands and retailers told President Donald Trump on Monday that proposed tariffs on imported shoes from China would be "catastrophic" for American consumers. "Any action taken to increase duties...
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Courtesy of The Franklin Institute
Ian Bush
May 16, 2019 - 1:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It was never a matter of if Michael Rohana took the thumb from a 2,000-year-old cavalryman statue — he admitted as much. But federal prosecutors in Philadelphia aren't letting the "thumb thief" off the hook that easy. They will retry 25-year-old Rohana for stealing a...
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Walmart
David J. Phillip/AP, file
May 16, 2019 - 10:59 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart warned on Thursday that higher tariffs on imports from China will mean higher prices at the low price leader. The comments came after the nation's largest retailer reported its best sale performance at its established U.S. namesake stores for the fiscal first quarter in nine...
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Donald Trump and Xi Jinping
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Steve Tawa
May 13, 2019 - 3:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — While it's being referred to as a "trade war," a University of Pennsylvania professor believes the core of the U.S.-China dispute revolves around competition over the future of innovation and different business models between the two countries. Minyuan Zhao, an...
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