Monday, June 2, 2014
A jobless murder suspect was found dead after exchanging fire with Hong Kong police at a high-rise residential block early Sunday and is believed to have shot him himself, officers said.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
A woman was detained in China Tuesday after leaving Japan using the passport of a friend whose body was sent across the country by parcel post marked as a doll, reports said.
Saturday, May 24, 2014
Dramatic images of two Chinese men catching a young child after he fell from a second story window were released on Friday by Chinese state media.
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
A knife-wielding attacker went on a rampage at a Chinese primary school on Tuesday, wounding eight schoolchildren with one seriously hurt, state media reported.
Sunday, May 18, 2014
Chinese police have arrested seven people suspected of being linked to a deadly stabbing spree and explosion at a railway station in the restive Muslim-majority region of Xinjiang, state-run media said Saturday.
Monday, May 12, 2014
Heavy rain caused a retaining wall to collapse at a recycling plant in the eastern Chinese city of Qingdao on Sunday, killing 18 people, state media reported.
Friday, May 9, 2014
A Chinese court has condemned a Hong Kong publisher who planned to release a dissident's book about President Xi Jinping to 10 years in jail, his lawyer said Thursday.
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Two of Hong Kong's richest tycoons will go on trial Thursday in the city's biggest ever corruption case — which analysts say threatens to cast an uncomfortable spotlight on cozy ties between officials and wealthy moguls.
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
China's manufacturing contracted in April for the fourth straight month but the pace of decline was less severe, suggesting the downturn in the world's No. 2 economy is bottoming out.
A Chinese shaman resplendent in a dark suit and green cloth hat thumbed yellowing pages said to predict the future — but mass migration to cities means the prospects for his own profession look bleak.