In the Washington National Zoo's giant panda habitat early Wednesday afternoon, cub Bao Bao was taking a nap on top of a rock formation in the pavilion while her mother, Mei Xiang, paced from room to room.
Yuan Nansheng, consul general of China in San Francisco releases information about "Crossing the Pacific - China Art Festival" to the media during a press conference at the Consulate in San Francisco on Wednesday.
Dou Xiaoxuan plays the role of Goddess in The Goddess of Heaven Scatters Flowers, one of the six operas performed at Lincoln Center in New York for the 120th anniversary of Beijing opera master Mei Lanfang's birth.
According to a report based on the S&P Case-Shiller Index, San Francisco home prices soared 23.1 percent on an annual basis, leading to speculation of a housing bubble among Chinese buyers who want to purchase a home in the San Francisco area.
Just moments after Dennis Blair, former commander of the US Pacific Command and former director US National Intelligence, expressed his puzzlement over why China and South Korea would still have historical issues with Japan, he got a quick explanation.