Chinese exports fell by 26 percent in February so China is now hoping to find domestic buyers for goods once bound for American shopping malls.
China's foreign minister will visit Washington today amid tension over Tibet and a US-China naval clash in the South China Sea.
Iran's nuclear program prompts Israel to signal possible action in 2010. More sanctions could become an option.
The US Navy has accused Chinese ships of harassing a US submarine-tracking vessel in the South China Sea.
A resort in hilly Hebei Province, northwest of Beijing, offers unexpectedly long and enjoyable runs – not to mention a Swiss chalet hung with Chinese lanterns.