China's foreign ministry says it is looking into the circumstances surrounding the arrest of e-commerce billionaire Liu Qiangdong, also known as Richard Liu, in the U.S. on suspicion of criminal sexual conduct.
According to the Chinese calendar 2017 is the year of the Rooster. The St. Cloud State University Confucius Institute will celebrate the new year with a dance performance by the Twin Cities CAAM Chinese Dance Theatre.
You can learn more about U.S.-China relations tonight (Thursday) with a "China Town Hall". The event is at St. Cloud Cathedral's Holy Angels Auditorium. It starts at 6:00 p.m. with a live webcast hosted by former President Jimmy Carter.
China has lifted a ban on Minnesota poultry imports that was imposed last year following an outbreak of avian flu. China had been the state's No. 2 international market before the ban was imposed last November. Mexico is No. 1.
A physically disabled young woman who spent years of her life isolated and unable to attend school in a rural Chinese fishing village is making her way around the United States telling a story of hope and progress.