China

Fentanyl
Rafael Carranza/The Republic
April 09, 2019 - 9:32 am
Sen. Bob Menendez is proposing a tougher approach to fight the flow of fentanyl into New Jersey and the greater Tri-State.
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Schumer fentanyl
WCBS 880
April 07, 2019 - 4:16 pm
Sen. Chuck Schumer wants the federal government to allot millions of dollars for better detection of Chinese fentanyl at JFK’s International Mail Facility.
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Chinese President Xi Jinping, center, meets with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, fifth from left, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, fourth from left, and delegations from both countries at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, Friday
AP Photo/Andy Wong, Pool
February 15, 2019 - 3:36 pm
President Donald Trump said that "there's a possibility" he would extend a March 2 deadline in trade talks with China if the two countries are closing in on a deal.
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Schumer fentanyl
WCBS 880
February 10, 2019 - 4:08 pm
Sen. Chuck Schumer is outlining the first-ever, targeted fentanyl sanctions bill that he hopes will cut off the drug, which has been flowing in from China.
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A man rides with a student pass crime scene investigators as they leave the Beijing No. 1 Affiliated Elementary School of Xuanwu Normal School in Beijing, China, Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019. A male attacker injured 20 children Tuesday inside the primary school in China's capital, officials said. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
January 08, 2019 - 5:56 am
BEIJING (AP) — A 49-year-old man injured 20 children with a hammer Tuesday inside a primary school in China's capital, officials said. Three of the children have serious but non-life-threatening injuries, the Xicheng district government said on its social media account, adding that the attack took...
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Kim Jong Un
AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon
January 07, 2019 - 11:37 pm
BEIJING (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrived in Beijing on Tuesday at the start of a four-day visit, in what's likely an effort to coordinate with his only major ally ahead of a summit with U.S. President Donald Trump that could happen early this year. A long motorcade including...
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Donald Trump Oval Office
AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin
December 29, 2018 - 11:29 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says "big progress" is being made in talks between the U.S. and China to head off further escalation in a yearlong trade war. Trump says Saturday that he had a "long and very good call" with Chinese President Xi Jinping to discuss the talks, which stemmed...
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(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)
November 29, 2018 - 11:19 am
China's government ordered a halt Thursday to work by a medical team that claimed to have helped make the world's first gene-edited babies, as a group of leading scientists declared that it's still too soon to try to make permanent changes to DNA that can be inherited by future generations.
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Scientist
Dreamstime
November 26, 2018 - 12:21 pm
More than 100 scientists have signed a petition calling for greater oversight on gene editing experiments after a researcher in China claimed he altered the DNA of twin girls born earlier this month.
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President Donald Trump
Oliver Contreras/SIPA USA
October 19, 2018 - 2:35 pm
WASHINGTON (WCBS 880) -- President Donald Trump wants to pull the U.S. out of a program that offers lower postage rates to foreign companies that ship packages to the U.S. As Alana Semuels, staff writer for The Atlantic , explained to WCBS 880’s Michael Wallace, the program is actually more than a...
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