As the world's top economic powers, the United States and China should pick up where international bodies have failed and assert leadership to better govern the global economy, two academics argue in a new study.
When Iowa governor Terry Branstad talks about his friendship with Chinese President Xi Jinping, he remembers their first meeting 28 years ago when Xi visited Iowa as a party official of China's Hebei province.
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea delivered a fresh round of rhetoric on Thursday with claims it has "powerful striking means" on standby for a launch.
Deep concerns over DPRK aired at G8 meeting
Obama urges DPRK to stop 'belligerent approach'
DPRK raises missile launch pad: Japan
Jiangsu province and Shanghai municipality reported another 5 cases of H7N9 on Thursday, while 2 people infected with bird flu in Zhejiang province are recovering. New project set to combat virus