With the growing anticipation, the 100 day wait is finally over, the Smithsonian’s National Zoo has finally named the female giant panda cub after receiving more than 123,000 votes online from the public — and her name is Bao Bao.
The American ambassador to China said Wednesday he will step down from his post early next year to rejoin his family in Seattle.
Former President Bill Clinton is hoping to see a woman run the White House one day.
Secretary of State John Kerry warned Congress Wednesday against scuttling a historic opportunity for a nuclear pact with Iran by pressing ahead with new sanctions while international negotiators seek to prevent Tehran from being able to assemble an atomic weapons arsenal.
A White House petition demanding an investigation into the Jimmy Kimmel Show’s “kill the Chinese” sketch has reached 100,000 signatures.
There’s been a mysterious outbreak of illness connected to jerky treats. Since 2007, about 3,600 dogs and 10 cats have been sickened after chewing on jerky products. Nearly 600 dogs have died.
Alan Greenspan tells CBS News Congress is jeopardizing trust in the American economy, and in the U.S. dollar.
Venezuelan Foreign Minister Elias Jaua says that the United States has prohibited a planned flight by President Nicolas Maduro from passing through U.S. airspace over Puerto Rico.
The future of coal is getting darker.
About 1 in 10 men in some parts of Asia admitted raping a woman who was not their partner, according to the first large studies of rape and sexual violence. When their wife or girlfriend was included, that figure rose to about a quarter.