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Bao Bao Makes Her Public Debut at US National Zoo

The newest star at the National Zoo in Washington made her public debut on Saturday.Panda cub Bao Bao walked around, played with her ball and laid down in her indoor habitat as crowds streamed in to see her. Her mother Mei Xiang was also on view for the fans who had lined up outdoors in freezing temperatures.The nearly five-month-old Bao Bao got her name -- Chinese for "precious" or "treasure" -- through an online vote. In keeping with Chinese naming tradition, U.S....

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