A team of Chinese and American experts have determined that pottery found in a Chinese cave is some 20,000 years old.
China and the Philippines both pulled their fishing boats from a disputed shoal in the South China Sea, giving time for both governments to reevaluate the standoff.
China, which used to officially refer to foreigners as 'barbarians,' has a long history of xenophobia. The issue is at the forefront again after two high-profile incidents with foreigners.
China's Twitter users went wild Tuesday after a court overturned the most controversial death sentence here in recent memory.
Just how politician Bo Xilai's stunning fall from grace might modify the mysterious manner in which power is shared and wielded in Beijing is still hard to discern.
Five names to keep an eye on as China prepares for a once-in-a-decade leadership change.
Bo Xilai, a senior Communist Party official, was abruptly dismissed amid scandal, ending his ambition of a top post. His removal could complicate a key year of political transition in China.
Weibos are the freest place in China to speak. Now Chinese authorities are moving to curb that freedom.
Vice President Xi Jinping announces two film deals that offer Hollywood more access to China and set up a Chinese joint venture with DreamWorks to boost China's push into animation.
Christmas commerce – and karaoke – are proving highly popular in China.