• U.Va. to broadcast U.S-China town hall event

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The University of Virginia will participate in the broadcast of a town hall meeting on U.S.-China relations next week featuring former President Jimmy Carter. The Daily Progress ( reports the university’s East Asia Center is one of 70 locations nationwide that will broadcast the Oct. 16 meeting, which will feature a…

  • Flight returns to DC area over alleged kidnapping

    United Airlines flight bound for China has returned to Washington Dulles International Airport for a child custody investigation.

  • River in eastern China turns bloody red

    Officials don\’t know the exact cause, but illegal dumping is suspected.

  • Pink parking space raise eyebrows

    A Chinese shopping mall is offering parking spaces strictly for women. They\’re pink.

  • Richmond Ballet members visiting China

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Members of the Richmond Ballet are participating in an event to promote cultural understanding between America and China. Officials say the organization’s artistic director and managing director are attending the forum in Beijing on Wednesday and Thursday. The U.S. Department of State’s 2014 Cultural Pillar Delegation for the US-China Consultation on…

  • Va. gov to travel to China, UK on trade mission

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is leaving on his first international trade mission. McAuliffe leaves Wednesday for a week-long trip to China and the United Kingdom where he will try and drum up businesses for Virginia. Spokesman Brian Coy says McAuliffe and a handful of aides will spend three days in China…

  • Dulles marks first Air China flight from Beijing

    CHANTILLY, Va. (AP) — Dulles International Airport is celebrating the launch of new service to and from Beijing. Airport officials will welcome the inaugural flight Tuesday afternoon on Air China from the Chinese capital to Dulles. State-owned Air China plans service four times a week between the two cities. The new route is expected boost…

  • Chinese man stranded in S. Korea after son scribbles in passport

    Korean immigration officials weren\’t too pleased with the artwork.

  • Pet owners allege dog treat maker is censoring backlash

    A controversy continues to broil on social media sites where pet owners
    say they\’re outraged at one company that censored their concerns over
    recalled pet treats made in China.

  • Dr. Pawz: Beware of the pet treat label ‘Made in China’

    Two dog treat companies pulled their products from shelves due to
    allegations of causing illness and death. Dr. Pawz weighs in on the safety
    of dog treats from China and whether or not owners should feed their
    pets treats in the first place.

  • Expert: Escaped dissident a crisis for China

    The escape of a high-profile Chinese dissident, who may be in the care of U.S. diplomats, could be the biggest test for U.S./China relations in 20 years.

  • Girl falls into sidewalk sinkhole, cabbie comes to aid (VIDEO)

    A heroic cab driver is being credited with coming to the aid of a young girl after she fell through a sinkhole hidden beneath a sidewalk.

  • Top 10 tastiest fast foods from abroad

    From the cheesy to the chocolaty, this grandiose grub may call for an overseas vacation.