China's FDI in US shifts to real estate, manufacturing

2014-07-26 04:56:26

China's foreign direct investment (FDI) in the United States in the first half of 2014 was slightly lower than in the first six months of last year, and the focus has shifted from acquisitions of assets to real estate, advanced services and manufacturing, a report said Friday.

The Penguins of Madagascar to enter China

2014-07-25 23:04:03

DreamWorks Animation kicked off Comic-Con 2014 with an exclusive look at The Penguins of Madagascar in San Diego on Thursday.

US professor takes on role of media in cross-cultural dialogue

2014-07-25 16:37:49

Tsinghua University professor Rick Dunham spoke on issues confronting cross-cultural media and journalism on Thursday including the interpretation of works from artists, new technologies and social media at the Art Museum of the Americas.

Professors earn researchers distinction

2014-07-25 11:44:11

Six professors from the University of Science and Technology of China were named as Highly Cited Researchers, a yearly distinction released by Thomson Reuters.

One dead in shooting in Philadelphia

2014-07-25 09:09:54

One person was killed and two others were wounded in a shooting incident Thursday afternoon at a hospital in suburbs of Philadelphia, U.S. State of Pennsylvania, according to reports of CBS.

Comic-Con International Convention heats San Diego

2014-07-25 07:38:07

People dress up at the 2014 Comic-Con International Convention held in San Diego.

Panda cub to celebrate her first birthday

2014-07-25 05:18:55

Panda cub, Bao Bao, who will celebrate her one-year birthday on August 23, draws curious visitors on Thursday.

Dance troupe's fusion performance wins over judges on television show

2014-07-24 10:03:33

Performing a fusion of ballet and a Chinese fan dance, the Ballet Jasmine Group, a primarily Chinese-American dance troupe from Atlanta, has made it to the next round of the US television program America's Got Talent.

US study: dogs are capable of feeling jealousy

2014-07-24 07:46:49

The research, based on a similar study to gauge jealousy in infants, suggests dogs and possibly other animals exhibit a primordial form of the emotion.

Rappellers go over the edge for charity

2014-07-23 20:13:51

Laurie Staten of Dallas, left, Maria Lamela of Point Pleasant Meadow, center, and Niki Gray of Maryland are 3 of the 6 team members part of "Team of Me," a group of comprised of Merrill Lynch employees. Merrill Lynch donated the most money, $30,000.

Policy innovations for a green economy

2014-07-23 13:54:50

On 25th June, UNEP's Inquiry released its first publication, "Aligning the Financial System with Sustainable Development. It sets out an open invitation to those with interests, experience and insights to contribute to developing design options for a sustainable financial system.

New arrest linked to gun used after Boston attacks

2014-07-23 10:27:38

A friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is believed to have provided the handgun used to kill a Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer during the manhunt.