It is unprecedented for a presidential candidate to have as many conflicts when it comes to foreign business ties as Mitt Romney.
Romney looks to come back from 47% don’t pay taxes remarks and attacks on China trade. But Romney has so many vulnerabilities on China it is hard to understand why he would pick this issue.
Mitt Romney and Bain Capital purchased a factory in China that took on the demand from outsourcing from other US companies. So they profited by increasing profits from companies they owned by shipping jobs overseas and they profited from other companies shipping jobs overseas by doing the work that used to be done in cities and towns across America.
He’s been posted to Pretoria, Islamabad, and Paris. But now, Sir Mark Lyall Grant is an Englishman in New York.
After a first place ranking in the qualification round, the U.S. men’s gymnastic team could not repeat their performance in the finals.
Sheldon Adelson, the largest foreign investor in China, has invested tens of millions of dollars in influencing the 2012 election and has vowed to spend $100 million to put his thumb on the scale for Mitt Romney in November.
The New York Knicks and Toronto Raptors will play a preseason game in Montreal as part of the first-ever NBA Canada Series.
A local defense contractor has pleaded guilty to illegally exporting military software to China in its effort to develop an attack helicopter.
What is to stop a foreign country from funneling money through US businesses or political donors into Super PACs to buy US elections?
The body of 24-year-old Ling Lang Zou was found Saturday morning at the Ludington Municipal Marina, police said. She recently moved to Ludington from Brooklyn for employment.
It was a heartbreaking sight to see 16-month-old Angel hooked up to machines to prolong her life. But her parents now have a small measure of comfort because the child’s grandmother is finally at her side.
A blind Chinese legal activist was hurriedly taken from a hospital and put on a plane for the United States on Saturday, closing a nearly monthlong diplomatic tussle that had tested U.S.-China relations.
Thousands of demonstrators marched over the Brooklyn Bridge to the United Nations Saturday morning and then to the Chinese Consulate chanting “China out of Tibet now!”
U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman said the counterfeit goods didn’t include just clothing, but “counterfeit cigarettes and pure crystal methamphetamine.”
If you want to cozy up to the Genius Bar today, you might have some competition getting to the door.