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Taiwan crisis: what we’ve learned so far

Beijing (AFP) - China's live-fire drills around Taiwan –- which saw vessels encircle the...

China Has Leapfrogged the U.S. in Key Technologies. Can a New Law Help?

While Congress argued over whether and how to support American chip makers and research...

Geling Yan Says a Movie Fails to Credit Her. The Film World Shrugs.

In 2018, as a celebrated Chinese director prepared to film a movie, his team...

Where Biden’s Foreign Policy Is Taking the U.S.

One day before the administration announced its decision on Saudi Arabia, Biden gave the...

El futuro de las vacunas depende de algo que escasea: los monos de laboratorio

Mark Lewis estaba desesperado por encontrar monos. Millones de vidas humanas corrían peligro en...

Biden Tells Allies ‘America Is Back,’ but Macron and Merkel Push Back

President Biden used his first public encounter with America’s European allies to describe a...

A Chinese Celebrity Scandal Puts Surrogate Births on Trial

The scandal already seemed tailor-made for celebrity websites and online gossips: A glamorous Chinese...

Taiwan New Passport Shrinks 'Republic of China'

Taiwan on Monday released a new passport that puts a diplomatic spin on the...

Report Points to Microwave ‘Attack’ as Likely Source of Mystery Illnesses That Hit Diplomats and Spies

WASHINGTON — The most probable cause of a series of mysterious afflictions that sickened...
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Kremlin blasts Zelensky’s call for West to close borders to Russians

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky's demand for an international travel ban on all Russians has triggered heavy criticism in Moscow.Zelensky's appeal was received "extremely negatively,"...

Electric Cars Are Too Costly for Many, Even With Aid in Climate Bill

Policymakers in Washington are promoting electric vehicles as a solution to climate change. But an uncomfortable truth remains: Battery-powered cars are much too expensive...

Trump Asked Aide Why His Generals Couldn’t Be Like Hitler’s, Book Says

WASHINGTON — President Donald J. Trump told his top White House aide that he wished he had generals like the ones who had reported...

Tornado Cash hit with sanctions, accused of helping North Korea hackers

The US on Monday imposed sanctions on virtual currency mixer Tornado Cash, accusing it of helping hackers, including from North Korea, to launder proceeds...

Climate deniers use past heat records to sow doubt online

With Europe gripped by successive heatwaves, climate-change deniers are spreading skepticism by publishing data on social media on extreme temperatures allegedly recorded decades ago...

‘Victims of Instagram’: Meta faces novel legal threat over teen suicides

Meta is facing a fresh storm of lawsuits that blame Instagram for eating disorders, depression and even suicides among children and teens...