Is Obama’s lack of transparency really his fault?

2013-10-29 08:54:42

Following his re-election to a second term, President Barack Obama has been facing pressure on a number of fronts — government shutdown, budget talks, Obamacare — the list goes on.

San Diego Symphony debuts at Carnegie before setting off for China

2013-10-29 08:21:18

San Diego Symphony marks its 103rd season this evening with a debut concert at New York’s Carnegie Hall featuring acclaimed pianist Lang Lang, ahead of a historic tour of China that will include stops in Beijing, Shanghai and San Diego’s sister city in China, Yantai.

ABC apologizes for 'Kimmel' joke

2013-10-29 08:18:27

ABC is apologizing for a skit broadcast on its Jimmy Kimmel Live show in which a young boy joked about killing all the Chinese people rather than pay back the money the US owes that country.

Penn State: 26 people get $59.7m over Sandusky

2013-10-29 03:12:48

Penn State it is paying $59.7m to 26 young men over claims of child sexual abuse at the hands of former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.

ABC apologizes for offensive words on Chinese

2013-10-28 14:47:15

American Broadcasting Companies Inc. (ABC) has apologized to the Chinese community and the Asian community for permitting a show with offensive words on Chinese.

Pillow fight

2013-10-28 11:08:59

Participants take part in an attempt to set a new Guinness World Record for the largest pillow fight, in Chicago October 27, 2013.

Cousin stabbing mom, 4 kids

2013-10-28 09:19:49

A Chinese immigrant was arrested Sunday on five counts of murder in the stabbing deaths of his cousin's wife and her four children in New York. Mother, 4 children stabbed to death in New York

High speed versus history

2013-10-28 07:30:29

Rushing for GDP, China has been undergoing a high-speed rail building spree under the Government's economic stimulus program.

Southern states gear up for symposium

2013-10-28 07:22:35

Mike Schmitz, mayor of Dothan, Alabama, has returned from his second trade mission to China with tangible benefits for his region's economy.Alabama preps US-China manufacturing symposium

Film finds a hip-hop-tai chi connection

2013-10-28 07:22:35

Adam Wong Sau-ping was a little-known Hong Kong film director; he made a dance movie, which is not a popular genre in the region; and his cast was not studded with even one star.

Jewelry exhibit dazzles LA

2013-10-28 06:49:29

Through the determined efforts of two passionate Chinese women over a decade, an exhibition from the high-end Parisian jeweler Van Cleef and Arpels opened at Bowers Museum in Santa Ana on Oct 27.

Obama aware of spying on Merkel: German paper

2013-10-28 03:17:37

US President Barack Obama was aware of the alleged monitoring of mobile phone communications of Chancellor Angela Merkel.
NSA spying hurts US diplomacy