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27 people dead and 20 others injured after Covid quarantine bus overturns in China, local authorities say

A bus transferring dozens of people to a Covid-19 quarantine facility in China's southwestern province of Guizhou overturned in a ravine early Sunday morning, killing 27 and injuring 20, local authorities said in a news briefing.

Originally Published: 18 SEP 22 20:11 ET Updated: 18 SEP 22 20:44 ET By Yong Xiong and Philip Wang, CNN (CNN) -- A bus transferring dozens of people to a Covid-19 quarantine facility in China's southwestern province of Guizhou overturned…

Biden says US would respond 'militarily' if China attacked Taiwan

White House insists there's no police change though

Originally Published: 23 MAY 22 02:44 ET Updated: 23 MAY 22 08:43 ET By Kevin Liptak, Donald Judd and Nectar Gan, CNN (CNN) -- President Joe Biden said Monday that the United States would intervene militarily if China attempts to…

Biden to require US-made steel, iron for infrastructure

Biden hopes to create more jobs, ease supply chain strains and reduce the reliance on China

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Biden administration is taking a key step to ensure federal dollars will support U.S. manufacturing. New guidance being issued Monday will require material for projects like bridges, highways and broadband internet funded by last year's infrastructure…

Japan won’t send government delegation to Beijing Olympics

TOKYO (AP) — Japan announced Friday it won’t send a delegation of ministers to represent the government at the Beijing Games but three Olympic officials will attend, a decision that follows a U.S.-led move to diplomatically boycott the Games to…

US plans diplomatic boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. will stage a diplomatic boycott of the upcoming Winter Olympics in Beijing t o protest Chinese human rights abuses, the White House confirmed Monday, a move that China has vowed to greet with “firm countermeasures.”…

China joins the US and other countries in tapping emergency oil reserves

'We recognize that the rise in oil prices is placing a burden on consumers'

Originally Published: 23 NOV 21 12:34 ET Updated: 24 NOV 21 09:55 ET By Walé Azeez, CNN Business (CNN) -- China confirmed on Wednesday that it would join the United States and other major energy-consuming nations in releasing strategic oil…

US government bans China Telecom from operating in the country

China Telecom has 60 days to discontinue US services

Originally Published: 27 OCT 21 05:34 ET By Jill Disis, CNN Business (CNN) -- Washington is barring a major Chinese state-owned telecommunications firm from operating in the United States over national security concerns — an action that threatens to once…