Chinese State Councilor Guo Shengkun has met with US National Security Advisor Susan Rice and FBI Director James Comey.
More than 40 flights had been delayed and 19 canceled in the Urumqi Diwopu International Airport.
Xi says goals of higher education must align with development plan for the nation.
China's procuratorates have filed for two former senior officials and two chairmen of large State-owned enterprises to stand trial.
A senior manager at a China Minsheng Bank Corp Beijing branch has been suspended after he was accused of trying to force a female employee to meet him in a hotel for a sexual encounter.
Work on the Nansha Islands is legal and also has civilian purposes, navy commander says.
A wild boar was run over and killed in downtown Hefei, Anhui province, on Wednesday after a pack of dogs was set upon it.
Several officials including those in charge of the country's coal mine safety supervision have been suspended from their duties.
A 1,000-kilometer expressway linking Beijing and nearby cities in Hebei province was completed, which will ease traffic congestion and improve regional economic growth in the area.
The Philippine Congress confirmed Jose Santiago "Chito" Santa Romana as ambassador to China.