Six of 33 gang-rape suspects captured by police

Brazil's police launched an operation on Monday to successfully capture six men wanted for their alleged involvement in gang raping a 16-year-old girl on May 21.

Chinese stocks surge on back of MSCI rumors

China's stocks jumped the most in two months on Tuesday as investor bet that MSCI will add mainland shares to its index for the first time next month.

How small acts bring joy to left-behind children

Children, whose parents work far from home in urban areas, practice bandaging wounds after learning the skill from Red Cross volunteers in Wuzhou city.

World's top Go player hopes to beat AI computer in China

The world's top Go (or Weiqi) player, 19-year-old Chinese Ke Jie, is likely to compete with an AI-powered Go-playing system in October in Hainan province, according to a tweet on Chinese Twitter-like Sina Weibo.

Rising star Wang Ziwen poses for photos

Actress Wang Ziwen, who shot to fame for her role in Ode to Joy, poses during a photo shoot for marie claire magazine.

Warriors beat Thunder to book NBA title showdown with Cavs

Stephen Curry scored 36 points to lead the Golden State Warriors to a 96-88 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder and into an NBA title rematch with the Cleveland Cavaliers.

White House lifts lockdown after suspicious package scare

The White House has resumed normal operations after being partly on lockdown due to a suspicious package thrown over its north fence earlier on Monday.

Making modern masterpieces

Rongbaozhai-which means "a room with glorious treasures"-has been in the woodblock printing business for more than 100 years. And it specializes in reproducing the works of Chinese masters on a very small scale using very special techniques.

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Int'l crayfish festival held in Xuyi, China's Jiangsu

Crayfish is the renowned specialty in Xuyi county and every summer an international crayfish festival is held here.

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Bringing tech solutions to the waters

For the past month, Stephanie Xu traveled back and forth between her home in Silicon Valley and Monterey Bay in California. Unlike tourists there, she did not gaze at the wildlife or enjoy the natural beauty but visited local officials, farmers and scientists to find out if the dramatic recovery of the bay could be duplicated in China.

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