NHL staging preseason games in China between Kings, Canucks

The preseason games will take place Sept. 21 in Shanghai and Sept. 23 in Beijing. Commissioner Gary Bettman announced the launch of the NHL China Games at a news conference Thursday morning at Le Sports Center. China is expected to be a large focus of the ... ( read original story ...)

China confirms detention of Taiwanese pro-democracy activist

the investigation into him is being handled in line with legal procedures,” Ma told reporters at a news briefing. On Tuesday, a colleague of Lee’s said he may have attracted the attention of China’s security services after he used the social media ... ( read original story ...)

China affirms climate pledge after Trump rolls back rules

BEIJING – China's government says it will stick to its promises to curb carbon emissions after President Donald Trump eased U.S. restrictions on fossil fuel use that were meant to control global warming. A foreign ministry spokesman, Lu Kang, said ... ( read original story ...)

China confirms arrest of Taiwan activist Lee Ming-che

Cheng Hsiu-chuan, president of a Taipei college where Lee worked, told the Associated Press news agency on Tuesday that Lee may have attracted the attention of Chinese security after using the Chinese social media service WeChat to "teach" China-Taiwan ... ( read original story ...)