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Los Angeles Times | Apr 23, 2018

Many of the world’s clothes hangers originate in two-story warehouses on the road to Lipu, a steamy town in southern China where the river flows between towering karst formations and vendors sell the sweetest taro. Lights strung along the promenade form shapes of the town’s lifeblood. Residents...

Foxnews | Apr 23, 2018

The Latest on a deadly traffic accident in North Korea (all times local): 3:40 p.m. China's foreign ministry says 32 Chinese citizens and four North Koreans have been killed in a traffic accident in southern North Korea.

Time | Apr 23, 2018

On an otherwise unadorned table at an event space overlooking Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour, glass bowls displayed the constituent parts of the Impossible Burger. One contained a B-vitamin-laced potato protein paste, another wheat protein, a third a globule of coconut oil. In a fourth, shimmering crimson under the ceiling lights, was the secret sauce: heme (or haem), a component of many proteins, including hemoglobin — the pigment that gives blood its color. It’s also found in the roots of the soybean plant, which is where Impossible Foods extracts it from.

Time | Apr 23, 2018

(BEIJING) — A large number of Chinese tourists have been killed and injured in a “major traffic accident” in North Korea, China’s foreign ministry said Monday.
Details on the number of dead and injured weren’t immediately available, although the Chinese government’s Work Safety Administration defines a “major accident” as one involving between 10 and 30 people killed or 50 to 100 injured.
The crash occurred Sunday night in North Hwanghae province, south of Pyongyang, North Korea’s capital, the ministry said in a brief statement.
Chinese diplomats reached in Pyongyang said...

Foxnews | Apr 23, 2018

A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in multiple disputes over islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters crucial for global commerce and rich in fish and potential oil and gas reserves: ___ EDITOR'S NOTE: This is a weekly look at the latest developments in the South China Sea, the location of several territorial conflicts that have raised tensions in the region.

Guardian | Apr 23, 2018

Both private and public sector employers in China frequently specified ‘men only’ or ‘men preferred’ in job adsRecruitment ads for Chinese internet giant Alibaba advertise a key perk: the company’s beautiful women. A post first published in 2013 and still available on the company’s official Weibo account as of January, featured photos of female Alibaba employees in suggestive poses. “They want to be your coworkers. Do you want that too?” the ad said.

Foxnews | Apr 23, 2018

A large number of Chinese tourists have been killed and injured in a "major traffic accident" in North Korea, China's foreign ministry said Monday.

The Sydney Morning Herald | Apr 23, 2018

Beijing:  Chinese tourists have been involved in a major transportation accident in North Korea and there are a large number of casualties, China's foreign ministry said on Monday.

The Sydney Morning Herald | Apr 22, 2018

The Great Wall still stands as China's earliest big engineering marvel. Here are five more modern engineering feats.

Guardian | Apr 22, 2018

Sixty paddlers practising for a race fall into river in southern city of Guilin as two boats capsize in strong currentSeventeen people died after two dragon boats capsized in southern China.The boat crews were practising on Saturday for a race in the Taohua river in the city of Guilin when the accident happened, the city’s fire department said. Continue reading...

The Sydney Morning Herald | Apr 22, 2018

Two dragon boats practicing to race on a river in China have overturned and 17 people drowned, the official Xinhua news agency reported.

Los Angeles Times | Apr 21, 2018

El Camino Real Charter High School in Woodland Hills has won the 2018 U.S. Academic Decathlon, officials said. The winner was announced early Saturday at a ceremony in Frisco, Texas. Over 600 students from the U.S., Canada, China and the United Kingdom gathered there over the last three days to...

The Sydney Morning Herald | Apr 21, 2018

Multiple people have been killed others and others are missing after two dragon boats capsized in southern China, causing 60 people to fall into the water.

The Sydney Morning Herald | Apr 21, 2018

The United Kingdom is vowing to expand its role in the Pacific at a time of growing concern over China’s influence in the region.

Foxnews | Apr 21, 2018

Chinese state broadcaster CCTV says five people have died and others are missing after two dragon boats capsized in southern China, causing 60 people to fall into the water.

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