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San Jose Fire Department fire trucks spray a water salute for the arrival of the inaugural Hainan Airlines flight from Beijing at Mineta San Jose International Airport, June 15, 2015. (CBS)

Inaugural Beijing-San Jose Flight Saluted With Celebratory Water Plume On 1st Day Of City’s Tough Water Rules

Two San Jose fire engines gave a celebratory soaking to a Boeing 787 Dreamliner Monday, the same day tough new water restrictions went into effect.

06/15/2015

A bucket of KFC Extra Crispy fried chicken legs. (Photo Illustration by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

KFC Sues Over Rumors Company Uses Eight-Legged Chickens With Six Wings

Rumors on Chinese social media that KFC uses genetically-modified chickens with six wings and eight legs have prompted a lawsuit by the fast-food company.

06/01/2015

A new Apple Watch on display at the Apple Grand Central Station store on April 24, 2015 in New York. (Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

Problems With Taptic Engine Slows Rollout Of Apple Watch

Tests revealed that some taptic engines supplied by AAC Technologies Holdings in China started to break down over time.

04/30/2015

An attendee inspects new iPad Air 2 during an Apple special event on October 16, 2014 in Cupertino, California.  Apple unveiled the new iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3 tablets and the iMac with 5K retina display.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

iPad Slipping, But Apple Still Rocks 1st Quarter Earnings On Growth In China

Apple cruised passed earnings expectations thanks to hot iPhone demand.

04/28/2015

A Chinese scientist works at the national laboratory of medical genetics of China in Central South University June 19, 2006 in Changsha city, Hunan province of China. The lab was founded in 1972. In 1991, the laboratory was selected and founded by the national government as the national laboratory of medical genetics.The research in the lab focuses on mapping, identification, and functional analysis of the hereditary disease linked genes. Its research has recently been extended to gene therapy and human cell. Scientists in the lab have contributed more than 300 scientific publications since its establishment. (Photo by Guang Niu/Getty Images)

Controversial 1st: Scientists Edit DNA In Human Embryo, Raising Concerns Over Genome Changes

For the first time, scientists have edited DNA in human embryos, a highly controversial move garnering much criticism in the scientific community.

04/24/2015

Bottle of Shui Jing Fang baijiu. (Keith Mizuguchi/CBS)

Can Baijiu, The World’s Biggest Selling Spirit, Find A Marketplace In San Francisco?

The hugely popular Chinese spirit is slowly making its way to the U.S. market, including in several San Francisco locations.

04/22/2015

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Apple’s Chinese Solar Project, US Forest Conservation Gains Greenpeace Recognition

Apple is expanding its environmental efforts by investing in a new Chinese solarpower project and preserving 36,000 acres of “sustainable” timberland in Maine and North Carolina.

04/16/2015

Daniel Lui

Starbucks Exec Apologizes For Accusing Bay Area Man Of Being Chinese Spy Trying To Steal Trade Secrets

Bay Area native Daniel Lui was at a Seattle Starbucks roastery on a business trip, when he said a Starbucks executive came up to him.

04/03/2015

Apple Introduces New Two New iPhone Models At Product Launch

Apple’s Openly Gay Tim Cook Denounces Indiana’s Religious Freedom Law

Apple CEO tweeted his disappointment Friday about Indiana’s new ‘religious liberty’ law that opponents say could be used to discriminate against gays.

03/27/2015

Tesla Model S (Photo credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tesla Shares Slide On Word Of Slow Model S Demand In China

Tesla is getting hammered on a report that its new Model S registrations in China fell 45-percent in February from the month before.

03/27/2015

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