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Los Angeles Times | Nov 15, 2017

To the editor: UCLA deserves a large measure of blame for the arrest of three of its basketball players in China for allegedly shoplifting in a Louis Vuitton store. (“Trump asked Chinese leader to help resolve case involving UCLA basketball players,” Nov. 14) He may be able to slam-dunk a basketball,...

Foxnews | Nov 15, 2017

State media say more than 30 vehicles have collided in heavy fog on an expressway in eastern China, killing at least 18 people and injuring 19 others.

Foxnews | Nov 15, 2017

With all the verbal barbs flying between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump these days, China's decision to send its most senior official to North Korea in more than two years could be a welcome opportunity to defuse the growing tensions between Washington and Pyongyang.

Foxnews | Nov 15, 2017

China says a visit last week to Beijing by Zimbabwean army commander Gen. Constantino Chiwenga, who appears to have taken control of the country, was a "normal military exchange."

Foxnews | Nov 15, 2017

China is sending a high-level special envoy to North Korea. The move follows President Donald Trump’s visit to China last week, where he pushed Beijing to use its influence to pressure Kim Jong Un into stopping his nuclear war threats.

Guardian | Nov 15, 2017

Unclear if illegal nuclear programme is on the agenda after Donald Trump asked Chinese president to put pressure on neighbourA senior Chinese diplomat will visit North Korea from Friday as a special envoy of Chinese President Xi Jinping, Beijing has said, without revealing whether it is about North Korea’s nuclear and ballistic missile programmes. China has pushed for a diplomatic solution to the crisis but in recent months has had only limited high-level exchanges with North Korea. The last time China’s special envoy for North Korea visited the country was in February 2016.

New York Times | Nov 15, 2017

Chinese students, an increasingly crucial source of revenue, are challenging what they see as anti-China slights, raising censorship concerns.

Foxnews | Nov 14, 2017

Following President Donald Trump's visit to Beijing, China says it's sending a high-level special envoy to North Korea amid an extended chill in relations between the neighbors over Pyongyang's nuclear weapons and missile programs.

Los Angeles Times | Nov 14, 2017

In the photo, President Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping stand shoulder to shoulder in front of the yellow-tiled palace where emperors ruled the Middle Kingdom, as China called itself for centuries. It was the first time a U.S. president had stood for a portrait with the head of China’s Communist...

Los Angeles Times | Nov 14, 2017

The three UCLA freshman basketball players detained in China are finally coming home, but the embarrassing story isn’t over. What do the Bruins do with them now? LiAngelo Ball, Cody Riley and Jalen Hill were on a flight back to Los Angeles on Tuesday after being confined to their Hangzhou hotel...

Washington Post | Nov 14, 2017

The detention of the three players was raised by President Trump during talks with China’s leader.

npr | Nov 14, 2017

President Trump said he spoke with China's president about the players, who were detained on suspicion of shoplifting. "The matter has been resolved," according to Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott.(Image credit: Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

Los Angeles Times | Nov 14, 2017

The three UCLA freshmen basketball players held in China for a week are on their way back to Los Angeles. The Wall Street Journal first reported that LiAngelo Ball, Jalen Hill and Cody Riley had been seen at a Chinese airport Tuesday night checking into a flight bound for Los Angeles. The players...

Foxnews | Nov 14, 2017

President Donald Trump said Tuesday he's hopeful that three UCLA basketball players detained in China on suspicion of shoplifting will be allowed to return home soon.

Guardian | Nov 14, 2017
  • President says he spoke to Chinese counterpart about matter
  • UCLA players, including LiAngelo Ball, face allegations of shoplifting