A US Senate report shows the Intelligence Agency's aggressive questioning and torture on detainees after the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
More than 150 protesters were arrested in California overnight after shutting down a major freeway in another outbreak of nationwide demonstrations against police use of deadly force on minorities.
The White House said Monday that precautions have been taken at US facilities around the world to confront emergencies expected with the release of a CIA report on the interrogation practices.
Sun Guoxiang, China's consul general in New York, speaks to the media Monday evening during a farewell reception honoring him and his wife Wang Min, at the Chinese Consulate General in New York.
Britain's Prince William sat down with President Barack Obama in Washington on Monday and unveiled an effort to curtail illegal wildlife trading while his wife, Kate, made an impression of a down-to-earth duchess on preschoolers and prominent British expats in New York.
An executive jet crashed into a Maryland house on Monday, killing all three people aboard the plane and a mother and two children inside the house, a fire official said.
China's Foreign Ministry urged the United States to block a bill related to arms sales to Taiwan Monday.
The US Defense Department on Sunday announced the transfer of six detainees from the detention center at Guantanamo Bay to Uruguay.
The Orphan of Zhao, one of the major classics of Peking Opera, is staged at the Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts at Pace University on Dec 7.
Technology firms have led the charge in initial public offerings (IPO) around the globe in 2014, and the world's two largest economies continue to be the driving force behind the trend.
ZTE USA CEO Cheng Lixin and Houston Rockets CEO Tad Brown announced their joint holiday charity program Season of Giving prior to the second annual ZTE Title Night on Saturday at the Toyota Center.
Illinois State University (ISU) has signed agreements with Wuhan University in China to exchange students and faculty members.