China's rise will demand more U.S. resources, Pence said.
Turkey said its purchase of the S-400 defense system was "a done deal" as China and India also signed purchase agreements. Saudi Arabia and Qatar were among those looking to buy it as well.
"On the upside, Ivanka got three new trademarks approved in China!" Coulter tweeted after news broke about a Chinese woman arrested for sneaking into Mar-a-Lago with two Chinese passports and a thumb drive with malware.
The Global Times warned that the U.S. would be "bound to pay the price" if it acts aggressively over Taiwan.
Chinese President Xi Jinping warned in 2013 of "the self-regulating ability of capitalist society" and the West's long-term advantages in the "economic, scientific and military spheres."
State media dismissed criticism after two Chinese fighter jets crossed the "middle line" between the mainland and Taiwan on Sunday.
The U.S. suspects that Russia sent specialists to help prepare the S-300 surface-to-air missile defense system for combat.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said there was always a "security component" to countries doing business with China, which railed against "U.S. slandering and blame."
"I want to stress that a lie, even repeated a thousand times, will still be a lie," China said in response to U.S. accusations that it conducted dishonest trade practices.
"Part of the problem seems to be that there is no Chinese-language text of the agreement that the Chinese delegation supposedly was agreeing to," according to one expert.
Russia and China will host their annual Joint Sea exercises next month, as the U.S. intensifies its attempts to push back the countries' growing naval power.
Two Russian air force planes landed near the capital city of Caracas with about 100 soldiers aboard, and U.S. officials believe the group included cybersecurity experts.
China said it "would like to work with the international community to help Venezuela restore stability at an early date," just as Russian military personnel and equipment showed up in Caracas.
Chinese authorities confiscated and destroyed 803 boxes containing the 28,908 "problematic" maps.
The U.S. increased oil consumption last year by around 540,000 barrels a day.
The U.S. wants to push Italy and other European powers away from China, but Washington may end up being its own worst enemy.
The Dalai Lama warned that China may choose its own Tibetan Buddhist as his successor after he dies.
"I had thought fresh fruits were very nutritious and it would not do me harm by injecting them into my body," the woman reportedly said.
"We need to carefully plan the overall development of the islands and reefs based on their different functions, taking into account their complementary relationship," a Communist Party official said.
Scientists who studied children in matriarchal and patriarchal communities in China concluded that women are taught to be risk-averse.
As people across the globe mourn, questions have been raised about whether the attack could have been prevented with better intelligence sharing and online surveillance.
Russia, China and Iran rejected the Trump administration's accusations of human rights abuses and claimed the U.S. should look at its own record.