At least six people were killed when a powerful tornado ripped through a neighborhood including a Habitat for Humanity low income housing area in the north Texas town of Granbury.
The Fifth China (Beijing) International Exhibition and Symposium on Police Equipment and Anti-terrorism Technology and Equipment was held at the capital's Exhibition Center from Wednesday to Friday.
China and Greece inked a basket of deals and agreements in Beijing on Thursday, showing China's support for the recovery of the Greek economy.
The rapidly growing local industry in China reminds Hollywood that it faces tough challenges ahead in its bid to woo Chinese moviegoers.
NASA's first telescope dispatched to hunt for Earth-like planets that may support life elsewhere in the universe has lost use of its positioning system, threatening its mission.
Taiwan military vessels take part in a joint marine drill with coast guard patrol vessels in waters off southern Taiwan, May 15, 2013.
Senior Chinese cancer specialists expressed caution about Hollywood star Angelina Jolie's decision to undergo a preemptive double mastectomy to reduce her risk of breast cancer.
There are so many reasons for China to choose India as the first stop of Premier Li's overseas debut after taking office. And for himself, there is one more reason — to return to the land where he once set foot 27 years ago.
Although China has made remarkable progress in narrowing gender inequality, challenges including the income gap between men and women remain.
A much-discussed incident involving a helicopter was a so-called hijacking, the Shandong provincial government said on Wednesday.
Rescuers evacuate residents in a flooded street in Nanchang city, capital of East China's Jiangxi province, May 15. Rainstorms have struck the area since Tuesday night and resulted in floods that stranded thousands of people.
The World Trade Organization (WTO) on Tuesday formally appointed Roberto Azevedo as its new director general replacing Pascal Lamy, whose tenure will end on Aug 31.