China has 2,000 ballistic missiles threatening Taiwan and US: US military report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – China has a stockpile of nearly 2,000 ballistic missiles of all ranges, which pose grave threats to both the U.S. and Taiwan, as they could be used to attack Taiwan in pre...

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Today in History Today is Sunday, July 15, the 196th day of 2018. There are 169 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 15, 1...

Ties with US, N. Korea make Singapore an optimum summit site

SINGAPORE (AP) — With the Demilitarized Zone on the Korean Peninsula out of contention, the small nation of Singapore is a natural choice for the historic summit between U.S. President Donald Trump an...

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Today in History Today is Tuesday, April 24, the 114th day of 2018. There are 251 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On April 24...

Text of 1990 speech by Barbara Bush

HOUSTON (AP) — Barbara Bush gave the commencement address at the all-women Wellesley College in Wellesley, Massachusetts, on June 1, 1990. The speech was ranked No. 47 on a list of t...

Text of 1990 speech by Barbara Bush

Barbara Bush gave the commencement address at the all-women Wellesley College in Wellesley, Massachusetts, on June 1, 1990. The speech was ranked No. 47 on a list of the top speeches...

Kim, Xi portray strong ties after N. Korean leader's visit

BEIJING (AP) — With smiles and firm handshakes, North Korea and China used a surprise summit this week to show that despite recent tensions, Pyongyang still has a powerful backer and Beijing will not ...

China pushing to be more active in region, global diplomacy

BEIJING (AP) — China wants an eight-nation group it and Russia have dominated for its two-decade existence to be more active in regional and global diplomacy and will push to facilitate that at the gr...

The audacity of Xi Jinping and the coming collapse of China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The world should take note of this moment and what is about to happen in China. Xi Jinping is more than likely about to be declared leader for life by the Chinese Communis...

As Xi consolidates hold, a look at China's presidential past

BEIJING (AP) — China's ruling Communist Party's proposed scrapping of a limit on presidential terms is upending three decades of efforts to restrict how long top leaders can hold office and setting th...

Moncler lists China as 'Republic of China' on website

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In the latest fiasco by multinational corporations in confusing the status of China and Taiwan as separate, sovereign nations on their websites, Italian apparel compa...

China angered after Indian general says attention should be focused on northern border

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- On Monday, Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang made commented on the remarks from an Indian Army Chief, calling them "unconstructive," and saying that they wen...

AP Exclusive: China's Uighurs grapple with pull of extremism

KAYSERI, Turkey (AP) — Iminjin Qari felt upbeat as he drove to Istanbul's airport with three empty buses and a simple task: pick up about 200 fellow Uighurs who had fled China for asylum in Turkey — a...

AP Exclusive: China's Uighurs grapple with pull of extremism

KAYSERI, Turkey (AP) — Iminjin Qari felt upbeat as he drove to Istanbul's airport with three empty buses and a simple task: pick up about 200 fellow Uighurs who had fled China for asylum in Turkey — a...

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Today in History Today is Thursday, Nov. 23, the 327th day of 2017. There are 38 days left in the year. This is Thanksgiving Day. Today's Highlight in History: ...