Acclaimed Chinese actress Gong Li will soon
head to North America to start promoting her next film, the Hollywood
thriller "Hannibal Rising," to be released globally on Feb.
9. Shanghai Youth Daily says around 6,500 copies will be prepared
for the film's worldwide premiere. The 41-year-old actress plays the
role of Lady Murasaki in the film, which is a prequel to "Silence
of the Lambs."
Doctors say the time between the ages of nine and 12
seems to be a "particularly vulnerable period" for girls.That's
because girls are more likely to become overweight in those years
than they are as teenagers, doctors reports in Monday's Journal of
The United States launched a fresh air strike on Tuesday in southern
Somalia, close to the place where the U.S. military struck against
targets suspected of al-Qaeda operations a day earlier, reports reaching