A swath of the US East Coast from Philadelphia to New York City to Maine was bracing for a potentially historic blizzard on Monday expected to dump as much as 3 feet (90 cm) of snow and snarl transportation for tens of millions of people.
As Chinese Premier Li Keqiang reminds the world of the "new normal" in China's macroeconomy in Davos, another new normal is forming among China's major real estate developers - go to the United States.
Michael Chow pools thick household paint, burns plastic sheets with gas torches, and sprinkles yogurt and egg yolk on a large-scale canvas. The abstract works from a video clip are now debuting in Beijing in an exhibition through March 22 titled Michael Chow: Voice for My Father.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and visiting US President Barack Obama said on Sunday that the two countries have reached an agreement to break a six-year impasse on the landmark civil nuclear deal.
China's ambassador to the US Cui Tiankai(right) receives the Key to the US city of Birmingham， Alabama, from City Councilor Valerie Abbott(left) during the Ambassador's Dinner of Alabama's Spotlight on the People's Republic of China in Birmingham,Alabama, Jan 22, 2015.
"I see myself as a businessperson who takes advantage of opportunities that science and technology open up," said Philip Ma, a former research scientist at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) who is now adirector and senior partner at McKinsey& Company, one of the largest consulting firms in the world.