Chinese from each recent epoch have found a reason to care about U.S. literature.
Beijing is spending hundreds of billions of dollars on defense, but no one quite knows what they're up to.
Does Chinese President Xi Jinping really make one-twentieth of Obama’s salary?
Tracking the downfall of one of the most feared men in China.
Auto-complete results by the country's largest search engine shed light on how Chinese view one another.
Chinese are angry at Western media's portrayal of a dastardly attack there.
The relationship between China's majority Han and its Uighurs has been fraught for years.
A coordinated attack at a Chinese train station has left at least 33 people dead -- now the country debates who's to blame.
A brutal knife attack on a Hong Kong journalist marks yet another setback for press freedom there
A Chinese firm will need more than money and good intentions to buy a U.S. media company.
Why a Russian intervention in southern Ukraine could rebound against Moscow.
Chinese are whispering about the possible downfall of Beijing's J. Edgar Hoover. Why won't they talk about it out loud?
Why it will be hard for the U.S. site to get comfortable there.
313 million netizens don't need the just-acquired chat tool -- they think they have a better one of their own.
Mainland media says it's about pique, not human rights.
A well-known blogger calls on the U.S. to deny visas to those responsible for China's Great Firewall.
Yes, young people are often a force for political change. But what kind, exactly?
Is a Spanish attempt to hold China accountable for abuses in Tibet the end of the global policeman?
The White House is gambling America's global standing on a trade deal with Asia. Don't bet on Congress to get it done.
Fleshy oysters and severed phalluses: The best sexual stimulants from around the world.
Chinese loved to hate their space program -- until its mascot became a talking, web-savvy bunny.
What the island -- or is that rogue province? -- looks like to Mainland Chinese.
Will China win its 65-year war with Taiwan -- without firing a shot?
How an arcane democratic term became more popular online than the moon landing.
Did Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to a dumpling shop create a pilgrimage site?
Debunking Eric X. Li's dangerously wrong ideas.
The world's factory is turning into an R&D machine -- and fast catching up with America.