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Pedestrians walk past a billboard of Yahoo Inc. in Beijing. (TEH ENG KOON/AFP/Getty Images)

After Sharp Losses Yahoo Closing Last China Operation In Beijing

Yahoo Inc. has announced the closure of its last office in China, a research and development center in Beijing, in a new cost-cutting move.

03/19/2015

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Stanford Researchers Reportedly Working On Air Cleaning Window Screen To Fight Smog

A team of researchers at Stanford University have developed material for a window screen that could help people in cities with high amounts of air pollution breathe easier.

03/03/2015

A Chang'e-3 rocket carrying the Jade Rabbit rover blasts off, from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in the southwest province of Sichuan on December 2, 2013. (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Fireballs Spotted Over Western U.S. As Chinese Rocket Burns In Atmosphere

People from Arizona to Canada have reported seeing bright lights in the sky as a Chinese rocket burned up in the atmosphere.

02/24/2015

Duo Duo was saved from being slaughtered for meat in China. (CBS)

Bay Area Woman Saves Dog From Being Slaughtered For Meat In China

Thursday marks the Lunar New Year. For a growing number of animal lovers, here and in China, they hope the Year of the Goat will be the time to remember the story of a little dog that inspired a movement.

02/19/2015

A Hainan Airlines Boeing 737 plane is seen at the Changsha airport in Hunan Province,  01 November 2007.(MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Mineta San Jose Airport Adding Nonstop Flights To Beijing

Mineta San Jose International Airport is adding nonstop service to Beijing on Hainan Airlines to its flight roster.

02/17/2015

A Hainan Airlines Boeing 737 plane is seen at the Changsha airport in Hunan Province,  01 November 2007.(MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Nonstop Airline Service Between China And Silicon Valley May Reality This Summer

Travelling between China from Silicon Valley could become much easier very soon as the first-ever nonstop connection Beijing and San Jose is expected to start in mid-June.

01/22/2015

A photo released by a Chinese publication shows a man with nearly a hundred iPhones strapped to his body as he tried to smuggle them into China. (1/13/15)

Man Straps 94 iPhones To His Body In Attempt To Smuggle Them Into China

A man was caught allegedly trying to smuggle nearly 100 iPhones into China from Hong Kong underneath his clothes.

01/13/2015

Shoppers look over the merchadise at a Petco store. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Petco Pulls Chinese-Made Jerky Treats From 1,300 Stores; May Have Sickened Dogs, Cats

Petco said Monday it has removed all remaining Chinese-made dog and cat treats from its website and stores nationwide because of concerns they have sickened thousands of pets and killed 1,000 dogs in the U.S. since 2007.

01/05/2015

The Apple logo is seen September 11, 2012 at the Yerba Buena Center for Arts in San Francisco. (Kimhiro Hoshino/AFP/GettyImages)

Apple ‘Deeply Offended’ By BBC Investigation Claiming Poor Working Conditions In Chinese Factories

Apple is under fire again over working conditions for people who make its products, following a BBC investigation that alleges poor treatment of workers in Chinese factories.

12/19/2014

Strong Quake in Sichuan Province, China

Strong Quake Strikes Western China; 1 Dead, Several Injured, Collapsed Homes Reported

A strong earthquake struck a lightly populated, mountainous area of western China on Saturday, killing at least one person, injuring 15 others and causing at least two homes to collapse, officials and state media said.

11/22/2014

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