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Hagel Arrives in China

Chuck Hagel, the head of the U.S. Defense Department, has arrived in the Chinese port city of Qingdao to tour the nation's only aircraft carrier, a sign of China's growing military power. A U.S. official said Monday that Hagel requested the visit to the carrier Liaoning, which comes a day after he called on Beijing to use its power responsibly in regional relations and territorial disputes. Hagel made the comment Sunday in Tokyo where he said said Washington plans to send two...

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