UI: Freshmen Enrollment From China Holds SteadyUniversity of Illinois officials say the number of freshmen students from China remained flat this year.
More Cities Are Ditching Recycling ProgramsIn some places, certain plastics that used to be recyclable are now considered trash; in others, all formerly recyclable products are ending up in landfills.
Brendt Christensen Spoke Of Harming Others Before Murdering Chinese Scholar Yingying ZhangBrendt Christensen, who was found guilty Monday in the kidnapping and killing of Yingying Zhang, spoke about harming others months before he killed Zhang.
Defense: Chinese Scholar's Killer, Brendt Christensen, Offered To Locate BodyLawyers for a former University of Illinois doctoral student convicted of killing a scholar from China says he offered after his arrest to divulge where her remains are in exchange for a life sentence.
Defense Attorney Admits Former University Of Illinois Graduate Student Killed Chinese ScholarA federal prosecutor has shared with jurors grisly details of how they claim a former University of Illinois doctoral student kidnapped a visiting scholar from China, then brutally beat and killed her.
Openings Set At Illinois Trial In Kidnapping, Killing Of Chinese ScholarOpening statements are set for Wednesday in the death-penalty trial of a former University of Illinois graduate student charged with kidnapping, torturing and killing a visiting Chinese scholar, a case closely watched by Chinese students across the U.S.
Jury Picked In Brendt Christensen's Trial In Chinese Scholar's DeathA jury has been selected in the trial of a former graduate student accused of kidnapping and killing a University of Illinois scholar from China.
Missing Chinese Scholar's Parents Arrive In US For TrialTheir daughter, Yingying Zhang, vanished from the Urbana-Champaign campus in June 2017. Former student Brendt Christensen is charged with killing Zhang, whose body hasn't been found.
Best Buy Warns Of Higher Prices For Shoppers Due To TariffsCEO Hubert Joly said that he is working directly with the Trump administration to minimize the impact new tariffs could have on U.S. shoppers, and plans to continue to do so when he steps down as CEO next month and becomes executive chairman of the company's board.
Office Depot, Alibaba Opening Online StoreThe two companies announced the agreement as part of a broader array of services they are providing to small business. Over time, the companies intend to help U.S. small businesses sell their products to buyers around the world through Alibaba.com.
John Deere Posts Weak First Quarter EarningsThe U.S. and China will continue to try to hash out trade differences next week in Washington after two days of talks wrapped up Friday in Beijing. But ongoing trade tensions have damaged U.S. farmers to a degree that they are pulling back on investing in heavy equipment.
GoPro To Move Production Out Of China Over Tariff ConcernsCompanies have been voicing concerns over a looming trade war between China and the U.S. as both countries have been threatening tariffs against one another.
Man Arrested in Chicago For Allegedly Acting 'As An Illegal Agent' Of ChinaJi Chaoqun is accused of acting as an "illegal agent" at the direction of a "high-level intelligence officer" of a provincial department of the Ministry of State Security.
Trump Warns Of Tariffs On Another $267 Billion Chinese Imports"I hate to do this, but behind that there is another $267 billion ready to go on short notice if I want."
Oreo Unveils Hot Chicken Wing and Wasabi FlavorsOreo has just rolled out two new head-turning flavors, but you'll need your passport and a plane ticket to China to try them.