Thu, 17 Jan 2019

U.S., U.K. lead first joint naval drills in the South China Sea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - As part of Washington's pressure campaign against China's militarization of the man-made islands it has constructed in ...

William Barr asserts independence in confirmation hearing

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a heated confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, the U.S. President Donald Trump's ...

Citizenship question in 2020 census invalidate by federal judge

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a ruling that came as a setback for the U.S. President Donald Trump, a federal ...

Canadian drug smuggler's death sentence 'horrific', family says

BEIJING, China - The family of a Canadian man, Robert Lloyd Schellenberg, who has been sentenced to death in China ...

Rahaf Mohammed: 18-Year-Old Saudi Teen Says Fleeing and Seeking Asylum

TORONTO, Canada - Rahaf Mohammed, an 18-year-old Saudi teenager who fled from her family and sought refuge in Canada states ...

China signals more stimulus as economic slowdown worsens

BEIJING, China- China will strive to have a strong start to the economy in the first quarter as it tells ...

Up to 80% of youth in U.S. detention centers re-offend in 3 years

Children under 12 will no longer be treated as criminals in the state of California when they break the law, ...

Zimbabwe's Ongoing Protests Are About More Than Just Fuel Prices

Human Rights Zimbabwes Ongoing Protests Are About More Than Just Fuel Prices view team Zimbabwe has been rocked by protests ...

N Korea yet to take 'concrete steps' for denuclearisation: Pence

Washington DC [USA], Jan 17 (ANI): US Vice President Mike Pence on Wednesday said that North Korea is yet to ...

Pelosi Suggests Trump Delay State of the Union Address

WASHINGTON House Speaker Nancy Pelosi suggested Wednesday that President Donald Trump delay his State of the Union address later this ...

$5 Billion for the Border Wall and Standing Firm

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump began insisting on $5 billion for a border wall between the U.S. and Mexico at the ...

WSJ: US Investigating Huawei for Alleged Trade Secret Theft

Federal prosecutors are investigating Huawei Technologies, the world's largest telecommunications equipment maker, for allegedly stealing trade secrets from U.S. businesses ...

Busiest US Port Sets All-Time Cargo Record in 2018

LOS ANGELES The Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach on Wednesday said they set all-time records for moving cargo ...

Does US President Have to Give State of the Union Speech No

WASHINGTON The U.S. Constitution mandates in Article II, Section 3, that presidents 'shall from time to time give to the ...

Supermodel Gisele Fires Back at Criticism from Brazil Farm Minister

BRASILIA Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bundchen on Wednesday rejected critiques by the country's farm minister that questioned her knowledge about Brazil's ...

Trump EPA Chief Pick: Global Warming Not 'Greatest Crisis'

President Donald Trump's choice to run the Environmental Protection Agency says he does not believe global warming is the 'greatest ...

Rights Groups Worry Barr Will Continue Sessions' Policies

WASHINGTON A day after reassuring members of Congress that he'd allow the special counsel to complete his investigation into Russian ...

Giant US Bank Reveals 29 Percent Pay Gap Between Men, Women

NEW YORK Female employees at Citigroup Inc around the world are paid just 71 percent of what men earn, the ...

Amid shutdown, Pelosi asks Trump to defer State of the Union address

Washington DC [USA], Jan 17 (ANI): House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday asked US President Donald Trump to postpone his ...

Interview: 'I Recognized Her Straight Away'

Kalbinur Tursun is an ethnic Uyghur mother who fled oppressive policies in northwest Chinas Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) for ...

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OPEC production cuts boost oil prices, U.S. stocks rally

NEW YORK, New York - Energy stocks drove Wall Street higher on Wednesday on the back of a rise in ...

GM Pushes for Electric Vehicle to Save the Cadillac Brand

DETROIT - According to President of General Motors Mark Reuss, the company only has one chance to try to shore ...

China signals more stimulus as economic slowdown worsens

BEIJING, China- China will strive to have a strong start to the economy in the first quarter as it tells ...

Tokyo court rejects bail request of former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn

TOKYO, Japan - A Tokyo court has denied the bail request of former Nissan Motor Co Ltd chief Carlos Ghosn ...

Despite Trump tariffs, trade deficit with China now highest on record

BEIJING, China - The introduction of trade tariffs on Chinese-manufactured goods by the Trump administration has done little to address ...

Asian stock markets on the boil as confidence returns

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia rose on Tuesday as investors bet the Chinese government would inject some stimulus into ...

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