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President Barack Obama speaks at the APEC CEO Summit, as part of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit at the China National Convention Center (CNCC) on Nov. 10, 2014 in Beijing, China. (credit: Wang Zhao-Pool/Getty Imgaes)

Obama: ‘We Want China To Do Well’

Putting a bright face on the future of U.S. ties with China, President Barack Obama announced Monday that the two countries would start granting visas to each other’s citizens valid for up to 10 years.

11/10/2014

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Travel to the Wonders of the World

Here’s a quick guide for families to the New Seven Wonders of the World and the only surviving original Seven Wonders of the World.

10/17/2014

Air China Boeing 747 (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Dulles Celebrates First Air China Flight From Beijing

Dulles International Airport is celebrating the launch of new service to and from Beijing.

06/10/2014

The Obama administration is playing down an increasingly warm relationship between its main global rivals, China and Russia, that it may have inadvertently encouraged.  (credit: ALEXEI NIKOLSKY/AFP/Getty Images)

US Plays Down Warming Russia-China Relationship

The Obama administration is playing down an increasingly warm relationship between its main global rivals, China and Russia, that it may have inadvertently encouraged.

05/23/2014

2007 File photo of Chinese journalist Gau Yu after she was  released from serving a 7-year prison sentence. (MIKE CLARKE/AFP/Getty Images)

Prominent Chinese Journalist Criminally Detained By Beijing

Chinese media reports Gao Yu has been “criminally detained” just weeks ahead of the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square crackdown for allegedly leaking state secrets to a foreign news site.

05/07/2014

A crew members looks out an observation window aboard a New Zealand P3 Orion aircraft. (Getty Images)

Long Hunt For Missing Jet Looms As Pings Go Silent

Optimism is fading after a week of underwater pings that may have been the black boxes of Malaysian Airlines flight 370.

04/12/2014

A satellite image taken on March 16, 2014 and released by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority shows debris believed to be possible wreckage from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the Indian Ocean, about 1,500 miles west of Perth, Australia. (Photo from AMSA)

Australian PM: Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight Objects Possibly Spotted in Indian Ocean

Objects possibly related to the missing Malaysia Airlines flight have been spotted on satellite imagery, Australia’s prime minister announced.

03/20/2014

An immigration lawyer sorts through an immigrant's valid and expired passports. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Interpol: Passports On Flights Must Be Checked

Interpol knew about stolen passports that two passengers used to board an ill-fated Malaysia Airlines flight bound for China, but no country checked the police agency’s vast database on stolen documents beforehand, it said Sunday. Interpol said it hopes authorities will “learn from the tragedy.”

03/09/2014

A woman believed to be a passenger relative cries as she is led from the Beijing airport. (MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Authorities Investigate 4 Passengers On Missing Malaysia Flight With ‘Suspicious’ IDs

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (CBSDC/CBS News/AP) — Military radar indicates that the missing Boeing 777 jet may have turned back before vanishing, Malaysia’s air force chief said Sunday as authorities were investigating up to four passengers […]

03/09/2014

A woman believed to be a passenger relative cries as she is led from the Beijing airport. (MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

China-Bound Malaysian Jet Vanishes With 239 Aboard

4 Americans were on board the Boeing 777 that lost contact with air traffic controllers over the South China Sea.

03/08/2014

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