The underdog in track and field restated the country's challenge to world powers by winning nine medals in all, including one gold and seven silvers.
Dr Paul Chin-wu Chu is one of the five overseas Chinese and the only one from the US who has been invited to attend the military parade on Sept 3.
Authorities detain several people, including four senior executives of a major securities dealer, over stock market violations.
German sinologist Martina Hasse says translating Liu Cixin's book The Three-Body Problem will not be easy, but she will finish it soon.
China's men's 4x100m team sprinted to the third to wow their countrymen and found out they were upgraded to the second after the US was disqualified at the world championships.
The surviving and thriving giant panda cub born to Mei Xiang at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo last week is male and his father is Tian Tian, the zoo announced on Friday.
Foreign individuals and companies can now buy as many properties as they wish, but they are still subject to local housing purchase limits.
"The reports ... are not in accordance with facts and are purely hype,” Defense Ministry spokesman Yang Yujun told media in Beijing.
A man from East China donated peripheral blood stem cells in Beijing, and the stem cells were then sent to the US to help save a young patient.
Macaques, saker falcons and harriers are being trained to disperse birds to ensure 10 air echelons fly without the risk of bird collision.
China is taking a lot of the blame for the decline in global stock markets, but the rest of the world has contributed, too.
Global stock markets continued down a volatile path Wednesday as US equities soared but Chinese shares fell modestly. Worries about the economic slowdown in China, the prospect of an interest rate increase in the United States and slumping commodity prices have combined to reinforce fears that the world economy might be on weaker footing than previously thought.