A knife-wielding man stabbed two people to death and injured another in downtown Beijing Saturday, local police said. The assailant also died from injuries suffered while resisting police arrest.
A Chinese American group in Los Angeles on Friday collected about $71,900 in donation for the victims in the recent deadly earthquake in China's Sichuan province.
Rainfall will continue affecting South China in the next three days while temperature keep rising in the North, meteorological authorities forecast on Saturday.
Biologists said on Friday they have discovered the fossil remains of a baby dinosaur in China that represents a new species of small theropod, or meat-eating dinosaur.
The Ninth China (Beijing) International Garden Expo is ready for its trial run on Sunday, now that construction work is done.
More than 30 million students in rural China are now benefiting from a nutritional lunch program launched by the government, according to Vice Education Minister Lu Xin on Friday.
The Communist Youth League of China (CYLC) has a total of 89.906 million members as of the end of 2012, CYLC's central organization department said on Friday.
China's Ministry of Public Security on Friday handed over 10 children trafficked from Vietnam to its Vietnamese counterpart in a border city in the Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region.
Food safety authorities announced on Friday that plans to create new, unified national standards on bottled drinking water are under way.
The Supreme People's Court said on Friday it will impose harsher sentences on people convicted of crimes related to food safety. In 2012, number of cases rose 224.62 percent.
Huang Sheng, the former deputy governor of Shandong province, was sentenced to life in prison on Friday for accepting bribes of more than 12.23 million yuan ($1.98 million).
There's no shortage of work by international artists on view in Beijing, but they tend to be grouped in galleries by their country of origin.