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January 27, 2020, 12:45 PM

Cultural traditions, food and festivities mark Lunar New Year

The Lunar New Year is a celebration in Asian culture that resets the zodiac calendar on Jan. 25, 2020.
January 27, 2020, 12:45 PM
Cultural traditions, food and festivities mark Lunar New Year
January 25, 2020, 5:46 PM

China deal might not bail out lobster industry this New Year

Help might not have arrived in time for the biggest day on the calendar.
January 25, 2020, 5:46 PM
January 25, 2020, 3:30 PM

China deal might not bail out lobster industry this New Year

American seafood exporters are optimistic that a new trade deal with China will allow them to claw back into one of the world's biggest markets for lobster, but help might not have arrived in time for the biggest day on the calendar
January 25, 2020, 3:30 PM
January 25, 2020, 10:35 AM

Lunar New Year-themed beauty buys to celebrate Year of the Rat

All of the new beauty launches to help you ring in the Year of the Rat in style.
January 25, 2020, 10:35 AM
Lunar New Year-themed beauty buys to celebrate Year of the Rat
January 24, 2020, 2:14 PM

Mysterious coronavirus kills 2, sickens dozens

Thousands of airline passengers have been screened at three U.S. airports for a virus that originated in Wuhan, China.
January 24, 2020, 2:14 PM
Mysterious coronavirus kills 2, sickens dozens
January 24, 2020, 2:14 PM

Chinese health officials confirm 77 new cases of mysterious coronavirus

Authorities say 136 people have tested positive in last two days while the disease has been linked to three deaths.
January 24, 2020, 2:14 PM
Chinese health officials confirm 77 new cases of mysterious coronavirus
January 24, 2020, 2:14 PM

Coronavirus virus can spread via human transmission

China’s National Health Commission has confirmed human-to-human transmission of the mysterious virus.
January 24, 2020, 2:14 PM
Coronavirus virus can spread via human transmission
January 23, 2020, 4:01 PM

Health officials confirm first case of coronavirus in Hong Kong

This comes after the city of Wuhan plans to shut down public transportation and hours after doctors in the U.S. say they’re treating an infected patient. ABC News’ Kenneth Moton reports.
January 23, 2020, 4:01 PM
Health officials confirm first case of coronavirus in Hong Kong
January 21, 2020, 2:30 PM

New coronavirus from China can spread by human contact

The virus that has left at least three dead in China has spread from human to human contact, officials said, as the CDC screens hundreds of passengers from Wuhan at JFK, LAX and SFO in the U.S.
January 21, 2020, 2:30 PM
New coronavirus from China can spread by human contact
January 21, 2020, 12:11 PM

China sentences ex-boss of Interpol to 13 years for bribes

China has sentenced the former president of Interpol to 13 years and six months in prison on charges of accepting more than $2 million in bribes
January 21, 2020, 12:11 PM
China sentences ex-boss of Interpol to 13 years for bribes
January 20, 2020, 6:47 PM

Travelers being tested in China amid coronavirus outbreak

The new coronavirus that has infected more than 200 people in China has been transmitted between humans, according to Chinese health authorities.
January 20, 2020, 6:47 PM
Travelers being tested in China amid coronavirus outbreak
January 20, 2020, 1:46 PM

What to know about the China coronavirus

Authorities in the Chinese city of Wuhan report nearly 200 people are infected with the disease, as three major U.S. airports begin screening travelers entering the U.S.
January 20, 2020, 1:46 PM
What to know about the China coronavirus
January 19, 2020, 5:03 PM

New cases of deadly mystery virus

A global effort is underway to contain the coronavirus, which the CDC is monitoring closely.
January 19, 2020, 5:03 PM
New cases of deadly mystery virus
January 19, 2020, 2:21 PM

Thousands-strong Hong Kong protest cut short by clashes

Clashes broke out between protesters and police in Hong Kong, cutting short a rally after thousands had gathered at a park to call for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese Communist Party
January 19, 2020, 2:21 PM
January 19, 2020, 12:20 PM

China reports 17 new cases in viral pneumonia outbreak

Seventeen more people in central China have been diagnosed with a new form of viral pneumonia that has killed two patients and placed other countries on alert
January 19, 2020, 12:20 PM
17 new cases reported in China's viral pneumonia outbreak
January 19, 2020, 11:16 AM

Hong Kong airline stops pregnancy tests for Saipan travelers

Hong Kong Express has apologized for requiring some passengers bound for the U.S. territory of Saipan to take pregnancy tests
January 19, 2020, 11:16 AM
January 19, 2020, 2:30 AM

Sweden summons Chinese envoy over 'lightweight boxer' remark

Sweden's government summoned the Chinese ambassador to discuss his remarks.
January 19, 2020, 2:30 AM
January 18, 2020, 3:53 PM

3 major US airports to check incoming passengers for potentially deadly virus

People coming into the U.S. from central China may be infected with the coronavirus, warn health officials.
January 18, 2020, 3:53 PM
3 major US airports to check incoming passengers for potentially deadly virus
January 18, 2020, 1:55 PM

China reports 4 more cases in viral pneumonia outbreak

Four more cases have been identified in a viral pneumonia outbreak in a central Chinese city that has killed two and prompted the United States and others to take precautionary measures
January 18, 2020, 1:55 PM
Four more cases identified in China's viral pneumonia outbreak
January 18, 2020, 11:48 AM

SUV on grounds of Beijing's Forbidden City sparks outrage

Photos of two women with a Mercedes SUV at Beijing's historic Forbidden City have sparked online outrage and prompted an apology from the management of China's former imperial palace
January 18, 2020, 11:48 AM
January 18, 2020, 4:43 AM

US to screen airline passengers from China for new illness

U.S. health officials have announced they will begin screening airline passengers from central China for a new virus that is making people sick
January 18, 2020, 4:43 AM
January 18, 2020, 1:41 AM

China population now over 1.4 billion as birthrate falls

China's population has crept past 1.4 billion last year for the first time, even as the birthrate continues to fall
January 18, 2020, 1:41 AM
China population now over 1.4 billion as birthrate falls
January 16, 2020, 6:04 PM

Emphasis on US exports, trade secrets in China trade deal

The United States and China have signed off on a trade deal that eases tensions between the world’s two biggest economies, offers big export opportunities for U.S. farms and factories and promises to do more to protect American trade secrets
January 16, 2020, 6:04 PM
January 15, 2020, 1:44 PM

Protests take toll on Hong Kong tourism

Visitor numbers to Hong Kong fell by nearly 40% in the second half of last year amid clashes between police and anti-government protesters
January 15, 2020, 1:44 PM
January 15, 2020, 11:23 AM

China blasts human rights report, praises current situation

China has blasted a report from Human Rights Watch that accused it of constructing a surveillance state at home while seeking to silence critics abroad
January 15, 2020, 11:23 AM
China blasts human rights report, praises current situation
January 14, 2020, 5:51 PM

Sinkhole swallows bus in China, killing 6 and injuring 16

At least six people have been killed and 16 injured after a city bus crashed through the road and into a sinkhole in the Chinese city of Xining on Monday.
January 14, 2020, 5:51 PM
Sinkhole swallows bus in China, killing 6 and injuring 16
January 14, 2020, 1:41 PM

Sinkhole swallows bus in northwest China, killing six

At least 16 people were also injured in the incident, which took place in China's Qinghai Province on Monday.
January 14, 2020, 1:41 PM
Sinkhole swallows bus in northwest China, killing six
January 13, 2020, 3:15 AM

Hong Kong denies entry to Human Rights Watch director

He'd planned to launch the organization's world report in Hong Kong this week.
January 13, 2020, 3:15 AM
January 12, 2020, 9:23 PM

Human rights organization head denied entry into Hong Kong

Hong Kong authorities on Sunday denied entry to the executive director of Human Rights Watch.
January 12, 2020, 9:23 PM
Human rights organization head denied entry into Hong Kong
January 12, 2020, 11:02 AM

Hong Kong rally seeks voting rights, international support

More than a thousand people have attended a rally in Hong Kong to urge people and governments abroad to support the city's pro-democracy movement and oppose China's ruling Communist Party
January 12, 2020, 11:02 AM
January 11, 2020, 11:57 PM

Report: US, China reach agreement to resume economic talks

They agreed to resume semiannual talks on economic and trade issues, report says
January 11, 2020, 11:57 PM
January 7, 2020, 5:40 PM

2 more Chinese nationals arrested at Florida Navy base

Court records show two more Chinese nationals have been arrested for illegally taking photographs at a Florida Navy base
January 7, 2020, 5:40 PM
2 more Chinese nationals arrested at Florida Navy base
January 7, 2020, 1:20 PM

Mysterious pneumonia outbreak sickens dozens in China

Some of the afflicted worked at Huanan Seafood market, which has been closed to sanitize the market and investigate.
January 7, 2020, 1:20 PM
Mysterious pneumonia outbreak sickens dozens in China
January 7, 2020, 1:03 PM

Mysterious pneumonia outbreak sickens dozens in China

Dozens of people in China have been sickened with pneumonia from an unknown source, according to the World Health Organization.
January 7, 2020, 1:03 PM
Mysterious pneumonia outbreak sickens dozens in China
January 5, 2020, 11:46 AM

Hong Kong protesters march to oppose traders from mainland

Hong Kong protesters are marching through a border town to oppose traders from mainland China
January 5, 2020, 11:46 AM
January 5, 2020, 2:09 AM

China replaces its top official in protest-riven Hong Kong

Anti-government protests in the semi-autonomous city enter their eighth month.
January 5, 2020, 2:09 AM
January 5, 2020, 12:50 AM

Hong Kong steps up response to mystery disease from China

Hong Kong authorities have activated a newly created “serious response" level as fears spread about a mysterious infectious disease that may have been brought back by visitors to a mainland Chinese city
January 5, 2020, 12:50 AM
January 4, 2020, 2:30 AM

China station admits New Year's drone show was prerecorded

A Shanghai TV station has acknowledged that footage of a formation of 2,000 drones flying over the city broadcast on New Year's Eve had actually been prerecorded days before
January 4, 2020, 2:30 AM
January 2, 2020, 9:01 PM

Tourists marvel at frozen Hukou Waterfall in China

The waterfall along Yellow River captivated visitors with frozen banks, icicles and a rainbow.
January 2, 2020, 9:01 PM
Tourists marvel at frozen Hukou Waterfall in China
January 2, 2020, 12:27 PM

Hong Kong legal groups condemn protester insults to judge

Hong Kong's Law Society and Bar Association are condemning abusive graffiti sprayed by protesters on a court building that insulted a judge by name
January 2, 2020, 12:27 PM
Hong Kong legal groups condemn protester insults to judge
1 month ago

Police, protesters clash in New Year's rally in Hong Kong

The rally follows a night of clashes between police and protesters.
1 month ago
Big crowd gathers in Hong Kong for 1st protest rally of 2020
1 month ago

China sentences Protestant pastor to 9 years for subversion

Wang Yi was also convicted of illegal business operations.
1 month ago
China sentences pastor to 9 years on subversion charge
1 month ago

Hong Kong police accuse protesters of inciting youth crime

The claim Monday comes two days before a planned New Year's Day march.
1 month ago
Hong Kong police accuse protesters of inciting youth crime
1 month ago

Taiwan president: Island's democracy under threat from China

She underscored her calls for closer ties with the U.S. and other allies.
1 month ago
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Hong Kong protesters demand mainland Chinese traders leave

Police have fought with protesters who marched through a Hong Kong shopping mall demanding mainland Chinese traders leave the territory in a fresh weekend of anti-government tension
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Hong Kong clashes resume in shopping centers, streets

Clashes are continuing in Hong Kong between police and anti-government protesters, some of them donned in Santa Claus hats, as the more than 6-month-long demonstrations look set to move into the new year
1 month ago
Hong Kong clashes continue in shopping centers, streets
1 month ago

Smash and grab: Crime gangs prey on Hong Kong protests

Sellers of luxury goods that are easily peddled by thieves have become targets for armed robbery gangs during the pro-democracy protests that have been gripping Hong Kong
1 month ago
Smash and grab: Crime gangs prey on Hong Kong protests
1 month ago

Xi Jinping visits Macao to celebrate 20 years of China rule

Chinese leader Xi Jinping is meeting with Macao’s new chief executive amid celebrations of the 20th anniversary of the former Portuguese colony’s handover to Chinese rule
1 month ago
Xi Jinping visits Macao to celebrate 20 years of China rule
1 month ago

China's Xi: Hong Kong had its 'grimmest' year since handover

Riot police fired tear gas at demonstrators, ending a lull in protest violence.
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China delays tariffs on US autos, other goods in trade deal

China is postponing punitive tariffs on U.S.-made automobiles and other goods following an interim trade deal with Washington
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