Travel

Protests mount in China against South Korea's missile system

Mar 3, 2017

Beijing's escalating condemnation of South Korea over a U.S. anti-missile system has triggered protests against a popular retail giant and a reported ban on Chinese tour groups

Lawyers sue Chinese authorities for not getting rid of smog

Mar 2, 2017

A group of Chinese lawyers is suing the governments of Beijing and its surrounding areas for not doing enough to get rid of the smog

China to start fingerprinting foreign visitors

Feb 9, 2017

Millions of foreigners visiting China each year will now have their fingerprints collected

A 360-degree view of China's deadly smog

Feb 9, 2017

When the smog descends over northern China, turning blue skies gray and thickening the air, 65-year-old Cai Fujian can feel his lungs tightening and he begins to cough

Girl, 13, dies after being thrown off ride at China park

Feb 5, 2017

A 13-year-old girl has died after being flung out of a fast-turning ride at an amusement park in southwest China

Molten iron creates bursts of light at Chinese New Year show

Jan 30, 2017

Inside a dark amphitheater near China's Great Wall, four performers carry long, wooden spoons filled with molten iron. Each throws the iron against a giant wall, creating a burst of light.

China marks Lunar New Year with prayers, incense, fireworks

Jan 28, 2017

Chinese are lighting incense sticks and praying at temples to wish for an auspicious start to the Lunar New Year

Chinese Lunar New Year feast begins with drums and dumplings

Jan 27, 2017

Villages and cities across China are preparing this weekend to celebrate Lunar New Year, though few feasts are as elaborate as the one in Liuminying, a hamlet in Beijing's suburbs

Malaysia Air on rebound as missing flight search called off

Jan 17, 2017

Nearly three years after twin disasters took it to the brink of financial collapse, Malaysia Airlines' new CEO says an overhaul aimed at turning the ailing carrier around is going better than expected

Chinese head home in world's biggest annual human migration

Jan 13, 2017

Hundreds of thousands of Chinese travelers are packing airports, train and bus stations as they begin making their way home for Lunar New Year celebrations

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