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Opinion: With Economics Intertwined With Foreign Affairs Romney Will Win The Final Presidential Debate

Romney’s ideas – if presented fresh and enthusiastically hopeful for America’s future – can be the final bump he needs to win this election.

10/22/2012

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Opinion: Romney Must Answer Tough Questions On His Questionable Foreign Practices In Debate Tonight

It is unprecedented for a presidential candidate to have as many conflicts when it comes to foreign business ties as Mitt Romney.

10/22/2012

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Opinion: Romney’s China Attacks On Obama Show Breathtaking Hypocrisy

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.

09/28/2012

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Opinion: Romney Talks Tough On China But Romney And Bain Bought Chinese Factory

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.

09/17/2012

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Check Out These Facekinis

China residents are worried about the affects of the sun that their they are wearing Facekinis.

08/21/2012

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China’s Olympic Methods

There has been plenty of discussion surrounding China and their success in the Olympics. Here is one look at their methods by the Daily Mail in the UK. Read article here.

08/01/2012

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Olympic Training in China

Do the Chinese seem more harsh in their training?

08/01/2012

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Mpls. Museum To Display China Terracotta Warriors

Rare works from the tomb of China’s first emperor go on display at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts this fall.

07/29/2012

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Opinion: Why Is China’s Largest Foreign Investor Spending So Much Money On Our Elections?

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.

07/20/2012

Casino mogul Sheldon Adelson (Photo by Aaron Tam/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Could A Foreign Country Buy A U.S. Election?

What is to stop a foreign country from funneling money through US businesses or political donors into Super PACs to buy US elections?

06/25/2012

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Dayton Returns, His No. 2 Heads Out Overseas Trip

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and his lieutenant governor are tag-team travelers.

06/17/2012

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Minn. Gov. Dayton Leads Trade Mission To China

Gov. Mark Dayton departs Friday on a trade mission to China, one of Minnesota’s biggest export markets.

06/08/2012

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Endangered Asian Wild Dogs Born At Minnesota Zoo

The Minnesota Zoo is celebrating the birth of two litters of endangered Asian wild dogs.

05/21/2012

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Dairy Queen Opens Its 500th Location In China

Dairy Queen has opened its 500th store in China after a year of aggressive expansion there.

02/10/2012

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MN Snow Sculptors Competing In China Share Progress

The hard work of a team of Minnesota snow sculptors competing in China is starting to pay off.

01/12/2012

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Finding Minnesota: Snow Sculptors To Compete In China

In less than three weeks, the St. Paul Winter Carnival will be in full swing. But right now an even bigger celebration is taking place in China, where two Minnesotans look to sculpt snow competitively and get inspired.

01/08/2012

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Minn.’s Dayton Slots 2012 Trade Mission To China

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is gearing up for another trade mission to China.

12/07/2011

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Campaign China-Bashing Obscures Real Problems

It’s open season on China in the Republican race for the presidential nomination, and Mitt Romney is leading the charge. Newt Gingrich and some other candidates are on his heels, painting China as the bogeyman responsible for America’s economic ills.

10/17/2011

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In GOP Campaign, Foreign Policy Becomes Economic

From the rise of China to the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, the revolutions of the Arab Spring to foreign aid for Pakistan, the Republican Party’s presidential hopefuls are framing their foreign policy positions against the backdrop of America’s crippling debt and high unemployment.

10/05/2011

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Mbakwe Leads USA To Win At World University Games

Gophers forward Trevor Mbakwe scored 12 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as team USA defeated Mexico 108-67 in the World University Games on Saturday.

08/13/2011

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Viral Video For August 11

Have you seen the “Dancing Carrot Wedding Proposal”? Here is a story about the setup, video is below.

08/11/2011

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The Fake Apple Store

NBC’s Today Show gives you a look at these fake Apple stores that just seem to not want to leave the news cycle. Watch the story.

07/26/2011

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China’s Growing Appetite For Minnesota Soybeans

It’s been a cold, rainy spring but finally, Minnesota farmers have most of their crops in the ground. The success of Minnesota’s soybean season is being watched very closely half a world away.

06/27/2011

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Good Question: How Does China’s Energy Use Affect Us?

Maybe you switch your light bulbs to save energy or drive a more efficient car to save fuel. Yet, 6,000 miles from Minnesota, China’s energy use is exploding. How much control does the United States really have over the costs from energy use?

06/09/2011

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Michael Jackson Is Back

The latest edition of everyone’s favorite show, China’s Got Talent, a grandmother shows us that the moves of Michael Jackson are alive and well. This video is a Thriller….

05/10/2011

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