He leads the world's second-largest economy and its 1.4 billion people. And for that, Chinese President Xi Jinping just got a 62 percent pay hike - to about $22,000 annually.
Despite standing for the first time in front of Congress with both chambers controlled by Republicans, US President Barack Obama spoke with great optimism in his sixth State of the Union address on Tuesday night.
US President Barack Obama says that the climate change deal signed by the US and China last November offers hope for reaching a global agreement in the Paris negotiations at the end of this year.
President Barack Obama was appearing on Tuesday night before a joint session of Congress to deliver his State of the Union address.
The hit Chinese film American Dreams in China came true again last week when eight Chinese students started an online education business in California last week.
US President Barack Obama on Tuesday called on the US Congress to pass a new authorization of force against the Islamic State militant group and to not rush into new sanctions on Iran over its disputed nuclear program.
Far and away, China has grown into the largest trading partner with Africa, the world's poorest continent. As the Economist reports, China and Africa exchange $160 billion in goods each year, and over the past decade, more than a million Chinese, mostly laborers and merchants, have moved there.
The stirrings of traditional Chinese musical instruments can be heard in Houston at the end of this month.
California-based architecture firm 5+design is creating Wuhan's first environmentally-sustainable lifestyle center.
The UN Security Council called for a full and lasting ceasefire in Yemen, while voicing its support for President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi amid worsening political and security crisis in the Arab country.
A man shot a doctor inside a leading Boston hospital Tuesday, critically wounding the physician before killing himself.
Cuba and the United States are preparing to hold historic high-level talks on restoring relations and immigration issues.