Thursday, November 28, 2013
The United States pledged support for ally Japan on Wednesday in a growing dispute with China over islands in the East China Sea and senior U.S. administration officials accused Beijing of behavior that had unsettled its neighbors.
The Taipei District Court yesterday ordered the detention of the aunt of a deceased 3-month-old infant, who died under suspicious circumstances, as a defendant amidst allegations of homicide.
Two unarmed U.S. B-52 bombers flew over disputed islands on a training mission in the East China Sea without informing Beijing, while Japan's main airlines ignored Chinese authorities when their planes passed through a new airspace defense zone on Wednesday., 2 Comments
Businesses spent less last month on machinery, computers and most other items, lowering orders for U.S. long-lasting factory goods. The decline suggests companies may have been reluctant to invest during the 16-day partial government shutdown.
The first book written in what is today the United States of America fetched US$14.2 million in New York on Tuesday, becoming the world's most expensive printed book sold at auction.
Wednesday, November 27, 2013
China said Wednesday it had monitored two unarmed U.S. bombers that flew over the East China Sea in defiance of Beijing's declaration it was exercising greater military control over the area., 2 Comments