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December 15, 2016
As Others See It: Branstad a good fit for China job
December 15, 2016 - 9:56pm
December 8, 2016
Trump's choice of China envoy a positive sign for ties, Xinhua says
December 8, 2016 - 3:59pm
December 7, 2016
Trump tabs Branstad as top China diplomat
December 7, 2016 - 9:17pm
Governor of Iowa Terry Branstad exits after meeting with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., December 6, 2016. (REUTERS/Brendan McDermid)
Trump picks Iowa Governor Branstad as U.S. ambassador to China: transition official
December 7, 2016 - 9:19am
April 11, 2016
U.S. Navy officer charged with spying, possibly for China, Taiwan
April 11, 2016 - 3:51pm
U.S. and Iowa state flags are seen next to a corn field in Grand Mound, Iowa, in this 2015 file photo. Reuters
Vulnerable crops: In Iowa corn fields, Chinese national’s seed theft exposes vulnerability
April 11, 2016 - 3:43pm
March 10, 2016
China blasts U.S. ‘rape and murder’ at U.N. Human Rights Council
March 10, 2016 - 3:43pm
December 22, 2015
Rescue workers walk past a damaged vehicle Tuesday in the industrial park hit by a landslide in Shenzhen, Guangdong province.
Chinese police raid offices of firm in dump site disaster
December 22, 2015 - 5:19pm
December 16, 2015
AAV-P7A1 amphibious assault vehicles of the Taiwan Marine Corps are seen as part of a parade during Taiwan's National Day celebrations in front of the Presidential Office in Taipei, Oct. 10, 2011. Reuters
Obama administration authorizes $1.83 billion arms sale to Taiwan
December 16, 2015 - 4:11pm
November 30, 2015
Pedestrians cross the street Monday at Tiananmen Square during a heavily polluted day in Beijing, China. The capitals of the world’s two most populous nations, China and India, were blanketed in hazardous, choking smog as climate change talks began in Paris, where leaders of both countries are leading participants. Reuters
‘Breaking point’: Leaders urge ambitious measures in Paris climate talks
November 30, 2015 - 5:25pm
September 4, 2014
Column: Hong Kong — One country, one system
September 4, 2014 - 7:05pm
April 1, 2013
Beaver Creek farmer Jim Willers (left) presents a gift to an executive from a Chinese company during the Minnesota Soybean Research and Promotion Council's See for Yourself trip to China March 19-28. (Submitted Photo)
Soy, from Minnesota to China: Beaver Creek farmer leads trip touring agricultural facilities
April 1, 2013 - 11:00pm
April 2, 2012
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David Lee (left) stands with his wife, Mabel, in front of Panda House, the Worthington restaurant he has operated since 1988.
For Lee, 24 years and still cooking
April 2, 2012 - 9:49pm
October 8, 2010
Chinese dissident Liu wins Nobel Peace Prize
October 8, 2010 - 2:26pm
June 20, 2008
Letter: China oil drilling 'urban legend'
June 20, 2008 - 12:00am