Picturesque Chengde was a summer escape for emperors for centuries, and it is still the perfect place for a weekend break.
A woman who had been infected with the H7N9 virus gave birth to a baby girl on Wednesday, a feat doctors are calling a miracle.
High summer temperatures have caused 20 to 30 percent more vehicle fires than in other seasons, experts said.
The Mexican government said on Monday it had captured the brutal leader of the Zetas drug cartel in an early-morning raid.
Boeing faces a public test of the carbon-composite technology used in its 787 Dreamliner following a fire aboard one of its planes.
The Israeli military is preparing to lift some restrictions on Palestinian movement before a possible reopening of peace talks.
Beijing is increasing safety inspections related to the predicted heavy rainfall to avoid a repeat of the flooding disaster during a storm last year。
George Zimmerman emerged from a Florida courthouse a free man, cleared of all charges in the shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.
People who are unable to visit their parents can now get help online - by hiring someone to go in their place.
Irate Latin American nations are demanding explanations from the United States about new allegations that it spied on both allies and foes in the region.
China's first temporary shelter for children in plight will be built in Shanghai to protect those whose parents fail to fulfill their obligations.
China is offering financial grants and other benefits to boost its ability to lure top experts in science and engineering back home from posts overseas.