Tag: China

‘Soft Power’ – the musical and the foreign policy

I saw “Soft Power” at the Curran theater last week. The play with a musical in the middle is ostensibly…

5 months ago

Trump alleges leaks by US spy agencies, something ‘Nazi Germany would have done’

WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald Trump amplified his already heated war with the intelligence community Wednesday, accusing agents of leaking an…

2 years ago

Why birth tourism from China persists even as US officials crack down

LOS ANGELES — At 10 a.m. on a cold morning in April at Whittier Medical Center, Sophia was born. She…

2 years ago

Verizon said to be buyer of Yahoo for $5 billion: Reports

NEW YORK — Verizon has agreed to buy online portal Yahoo Inc. for roughly $5 billion, according to multiple media…

2 years ago

Trump declares era of ‘Americanism,’ hits Clinton on trade

MONESSEN, Pa. — Donald Trump called for a new era of economic "Americanism" Tuesday, promising to restore millions of lost…

2 years ago

State tax credit for third California electric car company

SACRAMENTO — A state board has approved $10 million in tax credits for an electric vehicle company promising to add…

2 years ago

Uber raises $3.5 billion from Saudi investment fund

Uber said Wednesday it is getting a massive cash infusion from Saudi Arabia. The oil-rich nation's sovereign investment fund is…

2 years ago

Finally allowed 2nd child, older Chinese parents turn to IVF

BEIJING — China's decision to allow all married couples to have two children is driving a surge in demand for…

2 years ago