While many will hail the choice of Kamala Harris as Joe Biden's running mate, the US senator from California has come under tough criticism -- but also been praised -- over her past work as a top prosecutor.
William Munro, 32, of the 8800 block of Lexington Circle, Orland Park, was arrested and accused of unlawful use of a weapon and ticketed for illegal cell phone use while driving and littering after a police officer accidentally shocked himself when handling a stun gun found in Munro’s car during a July 24 traffic stop in the 8000 block of 151st Street,
That structural shift in how we conduct our lives, transact, consume content, pay bills and so forth has led companies to respond with new services and points of connection while others have sought to leverage all the data crumbs to be collected and monetized along the way.
And for China, which frequently complains that it is misunderstood, cutting off foreign news reporting so drastically is a way to ensure that. Terril Yue Jones was a foreign correspondent in Asia and Europe for 18 years, and now teaches at the Keck Center for International Strategic Studies at Claremont McKenna College.
"China is now trying to repair its severely damaged international image due to its mishandling of the outbreak in Wuhan in early January," Minxin Pei, a professor of government at Claremont McKenna College in California, wrote in an email. "Donating medical supplies shows China is a responsible and generous world power," he added. On Wednesday ...
Beijing is mounting a humanitarian aid blitz in countries struggling with their own outbreaks. In doing so, it’s stepping into a role the West once dominated. BEIJING — China’s leader, Xi Jinping, pledged to send more medical experts to Italy this week,
Even as the coronavirus casualties piled up in China, President Xi Jinping spent the week trying to change the narrative, touring Wuhan, ground zero of the outbreak. His victory lap was intended to send a strong message to the rest of the world that China,
“He is trying to repair the damage,” said Minxin Pei, a professor specializing in Chinese politics at Claremont McKenna College in California. “Now, things are getting better and he wants to show that his leadership has been successful.” Alarmed at the epidemic’s impact on China’s slowing economy, Xi has been prodding businesses to ...
A mist of fuel dumped by an airliner with an engine problem as it made an emergency return to Los Angeles International Airport fell on several schools Tuesday, causing minor skin and lung irritation to 56 children and adults,
California is cooperating with the federal government to clear a backlog of reports ... the Syrian refugee crisis and the 2016 US presidential campaign. Wilner holds degrees from Claremont McKenna College and Columbia University and is a native of New York City.