China Slams US Criticism Of Its 'Orwellian' Taiwan DemandChina has dismissed White House criticism of its "Orwellian" demand that foreign airlines not refer to self-ruled Taiwan as a country, saying companies operating in China must respect its sovereignty.
SoCal Man Arrested For Smuggling Live King Cobras In Potato Chip CansA Monterey Park man faces charges Wednesday of smuggling three live king cobras hidden in potato chip canisters into the country from Hong Kong.
Google, Facebook Team Up For High-Speed Cable Across PacificGoogle is teaming up with Facebook and two communications companies to install an undersea cable that will stretch across the Pacific.
Foodie's Guide To Hong KongHong Kong is one of the best cities in the world to experience a diverse collection of restaurants and food styles. Many dishes served in this country date back hundreds of years, while others offer a mix of ancient recipes with a modern twist.
Los Angeles-Bound Plane Makes Emergency Landing In Aleutian Islands After Crew Detects SmokeA Cathay Pacific Boeing 777 bound from Hong Kong to Los Angeles International Airport was diverted to a U.S. air base in the Aleutian Islands after smoke was detected on the aircraft.
5 Must-See Sights In Hong KongWant to make the most of your Hong Kong vacation? Check out these five must-see sights from Jan-Philipp Sendker, author of "Whispering Shadows."
Chinese Government Using Banned Social Media Sites To Promote Annual New Year's GalaChina says its annual Lunar New Year gala TV show is all set to go international. Chinese government will even promote the gala on Bay Area-based social media sites normally blocked by the country.
San Francisco Man Plans To Run 7 Marathons In 7 Days On 7 ContinentsA San Francisco man is attempting to run seven marathons in seven days on seven continents.
Man Straps 94 iPhones To His Body In Attempt To Smuggle Them Into ChinaA man was caught allegedly trying to smuggle nearly 100 iPhones into China from Hong Kong underneath his clothes.
Narsai David: Much To Learn At Xiamen, China's International Tea ForumNarsai's recent trip to Xiamen, China's International Tea Forum was an eye-opening experience that goes to show there's so much to learn about the drink that predates coffee by centuries.
San Francisco Flies Chinese Flag At City Hall As Thousands Protest In Hong KongThe city of San Francisco, which has always been known to support human rights causes worldwide, was flying the flag of the People's Republic of China at City Hall just as tens of thousands of people in Hong Kong were protesting against the Chinese government.
Hong Kong Protesters Using Bay Area-Based App To Work Around Beijing Internet-BlockProtesters in Hong Kong are using creative tools to coordinate their demonstrations, including a San Francisco-Bay Area app Firechat.