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Senate votes to reinstate ZTE ban in the US

The Trump administration's decision to work with Chinese President Xi Jinping to bring ZTE back to business didn't sit well with lawmakers from both sides. A group of Senators from the Republican and Democratic parties recently amended the National Defense Authorization Act to include language that …

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China slams surprise U.S. trade announcement, says it's ready to fight

China on Wednesday lashed out at Washington's unexpected statement that it will press ahead with tariffs and restrictions on investments by Chinese companies, saying Beijing was ready to fight back if Washington was looking to ignite a trade war.<p>The United States said on Tuesday that it still held …

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China scolds U.S. for withdrawing invite to naval drills

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Defence Ministry expressed regret on Thursday after the United States withdrew an invitation to China to attend a major U.S.-hosted naval drill, saying that closing the door does not promote mutual trust and cooperation.<p>The Rim of the Pacific exercise, known as RIMPAC …

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Rex Tillerson just majorly trolled Donald Trump

<b>(CNN) —</b> Rex Tillerson may be gone, but he hasn't forgotten.<p>Speaking to soon-to-be graduates of the Virginia Military Institute on Wednesday, Tillerson dropped this truth bomb:<p><i>"If our leaders seek to conceal the truth, or we as people become accepting of alternative realities that are no longer</i> …

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Trump defends decision to revisit action on Chinese company

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Monday defended his efforts to help a Chinese telecommunications company that violated U.S. sanctions "get back into business, fast," despite criticism from Democrats and Republicans that the company poses a national security risk.<p>"ZTE, the large Chinese …

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The Latest: 2 men who pursued gunman attend shooting vigil

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the church shooting in Texas (all times local):<p>7:50 p.m.<p>The two men who pursued the gunman after the …

Correction: Church Shooting-Texas story

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) — In a story Nov. 6 about a mass shooting at a Texas church, The Associated Press, relying on a family member, …

Truck attack suspect is charged with terrorism offenses

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal prosecutors brought terrorism charges Wednesday against the Uzbek immigrant accused in the truck rampage that left eight …

The Latest: Vegas gunman shot guard before firing on crowd

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the mass shooting in Las Vegas (all times local):8:45 p.m.Law enforcement authorities on Monday made a significant …

Acts of heroism emerge in chaos of Las Vegas shooting

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Rob Ledbetter's battlefield instincts kicked in quickly as bullets rained overhead.<p>The 42-year-old U.S. Army veteran who served as a …

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It wasn’t all that long ago that dining along the coast was an exercise in frustration, but that’s changed. Today, up and down the coastline, you’ll find old-school haunts with stiff drinks and world-class fish and chips, as well as progressive dishes plated by the hands of rising-star chefs. And …

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China’s New Bridges: Rising High, but Buried in Debt

CHISHI, China — Soaring over a lush valley in southern China, the Chishi Bridge is a 1.4-mile-long marvel of concrete and steel. Four piers, like graceful tuning forks as tall as skyscrapers, secure cables suspending a four-lane expressway 610 feet above fields of corn and rice.<p>Squinting up from a …

21 Of The Healthiest Summer Snack Recipes On Pinterest

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A look at what is and isn't known about the London attack

LONDON (AP) — A look at what's known and what isn't about the violence in London that left seven people and three attackers dead:<p>WHAT HAPPENED?<p>Police …

Newspaper front pages after the London Bridge attacks – in pictures

How papers around the world reported on the attacks in central London that killed seven and left dozens injured

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19 Ridiculously Good Five-Ingredient Pasta Recipes

Because you can up your pasta game without spending a ton of money.

8 Grab-and-Go Breakfast Recipes Your Family Will Love

Between packing the kids’ lunches, searching for missing homework assignments, sneakers or fill-in-the-blank, and making breakfast, weekday mornings can be hectic. Save some time and stress with these portable make-ahead breakfast recipes. From homemade granola bars to chocolate zucchini bread, …

Failure to sanction China helped North Korea, former officials say

Three U.S. administrations backed away from punishing Chinese banks and businesses for helping their neighbor's weapons program.<p>Even as Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping pledge to stop North Korea’s fast-advancing nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs, there’s one uncomfortable secret …

14 One-Pot Chicken Recipes for Easy, Breezy Weeknight Dinners

When you're trying to eat well during the week, it's always important to think about minimizing the amount of clean up you'll have to do after making dinner. The last thing you want to do is clean up half your kitchen after working a full day. One-pot meals, then, are absolutely the way to go. …

13 Chilaquiles Recipes to Make This Cinco de Mayo

If your idea of Cinco de Mayo food is your Taco Tuesdays standbys and a beergarita, it’s time to up your hostess game. Queso dips and quesadillas — as tasty as they are! — are a tad predictable. Instead, inject the spice of life into your fiesta this year with fare your buds won’t find at their …

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Xi Jinping holds all the cards ahead of Mar-a-Lago meeting with Trump

At a secretive gathering of the Chinese Communist party’s most senior officials, a room-full of middle aged men in dark suits convened under a gold hammer and sickle and raised their hands in unison to declare president Xi Jinping the country’s “core” leader.<p>The meeting last October elevated Xi to …

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China says policies unaffected by Trump plan to bring factories back to U.S. | Reuters

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China is closely following U.S. President Donald Trump’s plans to create more domestic jobs by encouraging U.S. companies to bring home or “reshore” their overseas production, but the government will not change its overall strategy, Industry Minister Miao Wei said on …

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The Most Memorable Fashion Moments of 2016

Michelle Obama, Lady Gaga as David Bowie, and Rihanna reigned in 2016, but they were just a handful of the year's most memorable fashion moments.

S. Korean president faces possible last day in power

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean President Park Geun-hye entered what could be her last day in power Friday, as lawmakers geared up for what's …

Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in Paris: Pictures

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WeChat, China’s top messaging app, no longer tells users when it censors their messages

Users of WeChat, China’s most popular messaging app, have stopped being informed when their messages are being censored in a move that further erodes user privacy, according to a new report from Citizen Lab.<p>Tencent, the $232 billion dollar giant that operates WeChat, has always practiced forms of …

US charges 61 defendants in call center scam based in India

WASHINGTON (AP) — It can be a frightening call to get — and it's a familiar one for many Americans.<p>Callers posing as tax and immigration agents are …

Obsessed or Hot Mess: Check Out These Daring Looks

FISHNET CUTOUTS<p>Khloé Kardashian is the consumate girl on-the-go, so of course she and Good American found a way to shave precious minutes off of her …