- Rick Wade drops out of SC Senate race Updated: Mar-06-14 12:49 pm
- Chinese media outlet uses racial slur at US envoy Updated: Feb-28-14 2:17 pm
- US ambassador urges China to respect human rights Updated: Feb-27-14 12:45 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Democrat Rick Wade has dropped his bid for the South Carolina U.S. Senate seat held by Republican Tim Scott.
BEIJING - A major Chinese government news service used a racist slur to describe the departing American ambassador in a mean-spirited editorial on Friday that drew widespread public condemnation in China.
BEIJING - The outgoing U.S. ambassador to China urged Beijing on Thursday to respect the rights of peaceful political activists and said Washington was deeply concerned about the fate of a minority scholar charged with separatism.