Chinese Fighters Intercept US Spy Plane Days After South China Sea Spat

World | Ryan Pickrell
A Chinese J-11 fighter jet is seen flying near a U.S. Navy P-8 Poseidon about 215 km (135 miles) east of China's Hainan Island in this U.S. Department of Defense handout photo taken August 19, 2014. China on Saturday called US criticism of an approach by one of its jets to a US Navy patrol plane off the Chinese coast earlier this week "completely groundless" and said its pilot had maintained a safe distance from the US aircraft. Picture taken August 19, 2014. REUTERS/U.S. Navy/Handout

‘Unsafe and unprofessional’

China Pays $600 Million For James Bond Condoms

Business | Robert Donachie
Pile of condoms. (Credit: Lemon Tree Images/Shutterstock)

‘Jissbon’ condoms

Woman Faces 150 Years For Smuggling Space Equipment to China

| Anders Hagstrom
FILE PHOTO - The International Space Station is seen in this view from the space shuttle Discovery after the undocking of the two spacecraft in this photo provided by NASA and taken March 7, 2011. Courtesy NASA/Handout via REUTERS
'Allow China to rapidly catch up to US levels'

Duterte Tells Trump He Fears Kim Jong Un 'Might Just Go Crazy'

World | Ryan Pickrell
North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un (C) waves during the Fourth Conference of the Workers' Party of Korea (WPK) in Pyongyang April 11, 2012, and released on April 12, 2012. WPK named Kim as "first secretary," on Wednesday, the official KCNA news agency said. REUTERS/KCNA

‘What’s your opinion of him, Rodrigo?’

China's Imports Of North Korean Goods Drops To Near Three-Year Low

World | Ryan Pickrell
An employee walks between front-end loaders which are used to move coal imported from North Korea at Dandong port in the Chinese border city of Dandong, Liaoning province December 7, 2010. REUTERS/Stringer/File Photo

Trump encourages China to rein in North Korea

Spurning The US, Ally Reaches Out To Russia For Advanced Weapons

World | Ryan Pickrell
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte speaks during a news conference before he departs for a visit to Thailand and Malaysia at the Ninoy Aquino International airport in Paranaque, Metro Manila in the Philippines, November 9, 2016. REUTERS/Erik De Castro

‘Independent foreign policy’

Chinese Media Praises Killing Of CIA Spies: 'Sweeping Victory'

World | Ryan Pickrell
National flags of U.S. and China wave in front of an international hotel in Beijing February 4, 2010. Relations between China and the United States will be tested this year by a range of issues, including currency rates, trade, Internet censorship, human rights, the Dalai Lama and arms sales to Taiwan. REUTERS/Jason Lee

‘Strike hard against spy traitors!’

Intel Officers Think A Mole Sabotaged Critical Spy Ops In China

World | Ryan Pickrell
China's national flag is raised during the opening ceremony of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games at the National Stadium in this August 8, 2008 file photo. REUTERS/Jerry Lampen/Files

‘Exceptionally hard’

Two Chinese Fighters Pull Dangerous Stunts Around US Air Force Jet

World | Ryan Pickrell
China's J-10 fighter jets from the People's Liberation Army Air Force August 1st Aerobatics Team perform during a media demonstration at the Korat Royal Thai Air Force Base, Nakhon Ratchasima province, Thailand, November 24, 2015. Thailand's military held an air show with China on Tuesday ahead of joint manoeuvres in a sign of warming ties, but Thailand said it was not distancing itself from the United States which downgraded the military relationship following a 2014 coup. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

One of the planes flew upside down

Chinese State Media Puts Blame For Worldwide Cyber Attack On US

World | Ryan Pickrell
chinese hackers

‘Shoulder some of the blame’

Anti-Fossil Fuel Activists Claim China's Coal Plants Are Greener Than The US'

Energy | Chris White
A dirty coalminer displays a lump of coal as a power and energy source. Shutterstock/Joe Belanger

‘More efficient that anything operating in the United States’

Wealthy Chinese Have Spent Billions Of Dollars On Thousands Of 'Golden' US Visas

World | Ryan Pickrell
A man tries to snatch 100-yuan banknotes inside a glass cage during an event held to celebrate the upcoming Spring Festival, at a park in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China January 26, 2016. The event offered 5 million yuan ($760,000) for 10 visitors to snatch inside a glass cage with an air blower on. The visitors were allowed to take away all the money they could grab with their hands within one minute. One of the visitors won 18,300 yuan ($2,800) from the game, according to local media. REUTERS/Stringer

‘Invest $500,000 and immigrate to the United States’

New Deal Allows US To Sell Tons Of Natural Gas To China

Energy | Andrew Follett
A boy who is waiting to greet U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton at the National Museum makes a face while holding the U.S. and Chinese flags in Beijing May 4, 2012. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

‘It is a win win for everyone’

China Doubles Down On Globalization With $124 Billion Pledge For New Silk Road

World | Ryan Pickrell
Chinese President Xi Jinping speaks with Russian President Vladimir Putin (not pictured) during a bilateral meeting at Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing, China, 14 May 2017. REUTERS/Wu Hong

‘China is willing to share its development experience’

Gov't Report: US Nuclear Reactors Face 'Doom And Gloom' Scenario

Energy | Andrew Follett
Nuclear reactors at night , cooling tower closeup with steam.(Shutterstock/chuyuss)

‘At cliff’s edge without new capacity’

Trump's Ag Secretary Convinced China Will Love America's Juicy Beef

US | Thomas Phippen
Close-up of a juicy steak on the grill (Photo: Shutterstock/Lukas Gojda)

‘There’s no doubt in my mind that they’ll want more of it’

American Farmers Thrilled To Send Their Meat To China

US | Thomas Phippen
slaughterhouse cows, hanging on hooks in the cold half of cows (Photo: Shutterstock/pixelpeter)

‘It’s impossible to overstate how beneficial this will be’