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Prosecutors describe 'lives snuffed out' at Aaron Hernandez trial
New Trump travel order expected in coming days, Pence says
Trump softens immigration stance, takes measured tone in speech
Josh Thompson to perform at Worthington Windsurfing Regatta
Mystery of Minnesota North Shore waterfalls may be solved
Golf's governing bodies propose 'fundamental' rule changes
High school sports roundup: T-M-B advances to face Minneota in Section 3AA semifinal
Wild hope mumps just bump in road
Late goal gives first place Wild another close win
Section 2AAA basketball: Explosive New Ulm ends WHS girls season
World of Wine: A journey in wine appreciation
Lost Italian: Have a Lenten fish fry Italian style
Dr. Fox: Pet dogs in public demonstrations
Letter: Let’s be more discerning about ‘fake news’
Column: Adjectively speaking
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Looking Back: 1967 -- Starting salary for Worthington teachers rises to $5,325
Luverne native succeeding as professional mountain bike racer
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Disheveled Theologian: Ornithology 101
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December 15, 2016
As Others See It: Branstad a good fit for China job
During a Sioux City rally two days before the Nov. 8 presidential election, President-elect Donald Trump declared Gov. Terry Branstad "our prime candidate to take care of China." On Wednesday, Trump announced Branstad — Iowa's six-term governor and the longest-serving state chief...
December 15, 2016 - 9:56pm
December 8, 2016
Trump's choice of China envoy a positive sign for ties, Xinhua says
BEIJING — U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's pick of Iowa Governor Terry Branstad as ambassador to China sends a positive sign for ties, Chinese state media said, but the envoy will have to live up to earlier statements rejecting confrontation with Beijing. The appointment of Branstad,...
December 8, 2016 - 3:59pm
December 7, 2016
Trump tabs Branstad as top China diplomat
DES MOINES, Iowa — It may seem odd for the governor of a lightly populated agricultural state to be chosen as U.S. ambassador to China, especially amid escalating talk of a trade war with the major U.S. trading partner. But Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad boasts a 30-year relationship...
December 7, 2016 - 9:17pm
Trump picks Iowa Governor Branstad as U.S. ambassador to China: transition official
BEIJING/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President-elect Donald Trump will nominate Iowa Governor Terry Branstad as the next U.S. ambassador to China,...
December 7, 2016 - 9:19am
April 11, 2016
U.S. Navy officer charged with spying, possibly for China, Taiwan
WASHINGTON — A U.S. Navy officer with access to sensitive U.S. intelligence faces espionage charges over accusations he passed state secrets,...
April 11, 2016 - 3:51pm
Vulnerable crops: In Iowa corn fields, Chinese national’s seed theft exposes vulnerability
ARLINGTON, Iowa — Tim Burrack, a northern Iowa farmer in his 44th growing season, has taken to keeping a wary eye out for unfamiliar vehicles...
April 11, 2016 - 3:43pm
March 10, 2016
China blasts U.S. ‘rape and murder’ at U.N. Human Rights Council
GENEVA — China strongly rejected U.S.-led criticism of its human rights record at the U.N. Human Rights Council Thursday, saying the United States was hypocritical and guilty of crimes including the rape and murder of civilians. “The U.S. is notorious for prison abuse at Guantanamo...
March 10, 2016 - 3:43pm
December 22, 2015
Chinese police raid offices of firm in dump site disaster
SHENZHEN, China — Chinese authorities raided the offices of a company managing the dump site where a killer landslide left 76 people missing,...
December 22, 2015 - 5:19pm
December 16, 2015
Obama administration authorizes $1.83 billion arms sale to Taiwan
WASHINGTON — The U.S. administration formally notified Congress Wednesday of a $1.83 billion arms sale package for Taiwan, including two frigates,...
December 16, 2015 - 4:11pm
November 30, 2015
‘Breaking point’: Leaders urge ambitious measures in Paris climate talks
PARIS — World leaders launched an ambitious attempt Monday to hold back rising temperatures, with the United States and China leading calls...
November 30, 2015 - 5:25pm
September 4, 2014
Column: Hong Kong — One country, one system
WASHINGTON — The promise the Chinese government made to Britain and to the world as Hong Kong reverted to Chinese control at midnight on June 30, 1997, that China would abide by the “one country, two systems” plan, which would afford Hong Kong greater autonomy, except in matters...
September 4, 2014 - 7:05pm
April 1, 2013
Soy, from Minnesota to China: Beaver Creek farmer leads trip touring agricultural facilities
BEAVER CREEK -- A group of 27 farmers from across Minnesota returned home late last week from a 10-day "See for Yourself" trip to China to tour...
April 1, 2013 - 11:00pm
April 2, 2012
For Lee, 24 years and still cooking
WORTHINGTON - David Lee never set out to pursue a career as a cook in a Chinese restaurant, much less own one. Life doesn't always go as planned,...
April 2, 2012 - 9:49pm
October 8, 2010
Chinese dissident Liu wins Nobel Peace Prize
BEIJING (AP) -- China has long wanted a Nobel prize.
October 8, 2010 - 2:26pm
June 20, 2008
Letter: China oil drilling 'urban legend'
I read the recent letter submitted by Leroy Vetsch on China drilling for oil off the coast of Florida. I did some research and the information that I uncovered did not match Leroy's information. So, in response to that letter, I would like to set the record straight. China is not...
June 20, 2008 - 12:00am