Yanan Wang

Washington, D.C.

Reporter

Yanan Wang was a reporter on the Morning Mix team. She left The Washington Post in September 2016.
Latest from Yanan Wang

The tangled escapades of ‘Germany’s James Bond,’ now on trial for tax evasion

Werner Mauss was a longtime undercover agent for German authorities.

September 27, 2016

Why a gay senator in Australia opposes a public vote on marriage equality

LGBT activists say a national debate would legitimize bigotry.

September 15, 2016

Clinton winning by landslide at polling station on Canadian couple’s front lawn

As of Tuesday, Donald Trump had fewer votes than Harambe, the deceased gorilla.

September 14, 2016

The Pussy Riot-inspired Russian law that got a Pokémon Go player arrested

A 21-year-old video blogger could be sentenced to up to three years in jail for playing the game in church.

September 7, 2016

Drunk Americans illegally float into Canada

Some 1,500 drifting revelers were rescued.

August 24, 2016

The South African mining town where 1 in 4 women say they have been raped

These numbers are "shocking but not uncommon" in South Africa, a Doctors Without Borders report said.

August 17, 2016

‘You should never hurt a dog’: Abuse cases rile China’s growing animal rights movement

A video of a dog being dragged by an SUV in Shandong province sparked outrage on social media.

August 3, 2016

The Forbidden City’s 600-year-old plumbing keeps it dry as the rest of China floods

A Forbidden City employee credited the site's weather-preparedness to its "ancient drainage system."

July 29, 2016

KFC and iPhones are the latest targets for Chinese nationalists

The South China Sea ruling has spurned a backlash against American consumer products.

July 22, 2016