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Commuters wear masks for protection against the pollution inside a bus on a polluted day in Beijing on Sunday. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

China’s efforts on climate deal partly due to its pollution

BEIJING — China's push for a global climate pact was due in…

 

Chinese President Xi Jinping, left, and his wife Peng Liyuan wave upon arrival Tuesday at Boeing Field in Everett, Wash. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Meetings with Chinese leader bring agreement on tech firms

SEATTLE — Leaders from Michigan to Beijing attended meetings Tuesday with Chinese…

 

New explosions and fires rocked the Chinese port city of Tianjin on Saturday, as one survivor was pulled out and authorities ordered evacuations to clean up chemical contamination more than two days after a fire and a series of blasts set off the disaster. (Chinatopix/AP)

New explosions at China blast zone as chemical contamination fears prompt evacuation; 104 dead

TIANJIN, China — New small explosions rocked a disaster zone in the…

 

In this photo released by Xinhua News Agency smoke and fire erupt into the night sky after an explosion in the Binhai New Area in north China's Tianjin Municipality on Thursday Aug. 13, 2015. (Yue Yuewei/Xinhua via AP)

Officials: At least 13 dead in China port explosions

TIANJIN, China — Huge explosions sparked overnight at a warehouse for dangerous…

In this photo released by Xinhua News Agency smoke and fire erupt into the night sky after an explosion in the Binhai New Area in north China's Tianjin Municipality on Thursday Aug. 13, 2015. (Yue Yuewei/Xinhua via AP)
Residents celebrate after Beijing is announced as the host city for the 2022 Winter Olympics at the ski resort region of Chongli where the Nordic skiing, ski jumping, and other outdoor Olympic events will be held in northern China's Hebei province Friday, July 31, 2015.  (Ng Han Guan/AP)

Back to Beijing for 2nd Olympics in 14 years

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Throughout more than 120 years of Olympic history,…

Residents celebrate after Beijing is announced as the host city for the 2022 Winter Olympics at the ski resort region of Chongli where the Nordic skiing, ski jumping, and other outdoor Olympic events will be held in northern China's Hebei province Friday, July 31, 2015.  (Ng Han Guan/AP)
Mike Koozmin/2013 S.F. Examiner file photoThe tasty Chinese burger at Beijing tastes as good as Southern barbecue.

Eclectic Beijing brightens Chinese food scene

Recent rants from a well-known restaurant critic could have one easily believing…

Mike Koozmin/2013 S.F. Examiner file photoThe tasty Chinese burger at Beijing tastes as good as Southern barbecue.