Retired former security chief becomes the most senior Party official to face formal investigation during the time in office of President Xi Jinping.
Civil aviation authorities issued a red alert due to massive flight delays, with officials warning that air traffic at Shanghai airports will drop by 75 percent.
The Chinese antitrust regulator confirmed on Tuesday that it is launching an anti-monopoly investigating concerning Microsoft Corp's Windows operating system and Office business software.
The possibility of policymakers taking bolder moves to stimulate the economy looks small. If they fail to do that, prospects will look uncertain.
With China moving toward consumption- and innovation-led gowth, young businessmen are looking at Internet for ideas and opportunities.
A lightning strike kills hundreds of pigs. Pandas at a zoo don't like the sound of square dancing. And an angry tour guide dumps a group of Chinese tourists in a suburb when they won't go shopping.
US-based OSI Group, owner of the Shanghai Husi Food, bids to repair its reputation with big investment in a 3-year food safety education campaign in China.