U.S. and China begin Comprehensive Economic Dialogue

They also could not agree on expansion of United States access to China's market. In fact, the planned news conferences were cancelled, signaling a major breakdown in talks. Meanwhile, US aims to reduce the $300 billion trade deficit with China and... More..

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Vince Cable named as leader of Britain's third political party
by | Friday, July 21, 2017

Vince Cable named as leader of Britain's third political party

In his leadership manifesto, Cable said: "We are the only party that can represent the millions of liberal-minded people alarmed by the direction this country is taking: people, whether they voted remain or lea...More..

Germany warns citizens of Turkey risks amid arrests — BBCI
by | Friday, July 21, 2017

Germany warns citizens of Turkey risks amid arrests — BBCI

Sponsored content: Download our Executive Briefing to learn how agency and industry experts are using cloud for data and application strategy. Reacting to the statement, Akdag told journalists at the airport ...More..

Woman found guilty in murder of husband
by | Friday, July 21, 2017

Woman found guilty in murder of husband

Martin Duram's ex-wife, Christina Keller, took the parrot when her former husband died. Duram, from the U.S. state of MI, was found to have shot her husband, Martin Duram, five times before turning the gun on...More..

Al Aqsa Mosque closure: 50 Palestinians injured in clashes with Israeli police
by | Friday, July 21, 2017

Al Aqsa Mosque closure: 50 Palestinians injured in clashes with Israeli police

The murdered and wounded police officers were Druze, according to Naftali Bennett, Israel's education minister. According to The Jerusalem Post newspaper, the police closed the Mughrabi gate, which is th...More..

by | Friday, July 21, 2017

Rouhani: Iran to 'Stand Up' to United States for New Sanctions

The chief of staff of Iran's military made a veiled threat against USA forces overseas Thursday in response to the Trump administration's new sanctions against the country. "Under these circumstances, the for...More..

Burundi's Robotics Team Goes Missing After First Global Competition in DC
by | Friday, July 21, 2017

Burundi's Robotics Team Goes Missing After First Global Competition in DC

A squad of girls from Afghanistan drew the most attention after they were twice rejected for US visas and President Donald Trump intervened. USA Today reports that two of the six team members-Audrey Mwamika...More..

Exxon fined $2M for violating Russian Federation sanctions when Tillerson was CEO
by | Friday, July 21, 2017

Exxon fined $2M for violating Russian Federation sanctions when Tillerson was CEO

Oil giant ExxonMobil, with its legions of lawyers, obviously knew about the sanctions but still chose to sign "eight legal documents related to oil and gas projects in Russia" with Sechin in May of that year....More..

Civil rights groups claim Trump's voter fraud commission is steeped in racism
by | Thursday, July 20, 2017

Civil rights groups claim Trump's voter fraud commission is steeped in racism

Blake said . As evidence for this claim, the suit cites events such as Trump's claim that millions of illegal immigrants cast votes in the 2016 election, as well as the fact that these claims were reiterated...More..

1662 killed, 3581 injured in Afghanistan in 6 months
by | Thursday, July 20, 2017

1662 killed, 3581 injured in Afghanistan in 6 months

Currently, there are about 8,400 U.S. troops and another 5,000 forces of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) on the ground in Afghanistan to train and assist the Afghan forces against the Taliban , a...More..

Jordanian soldier who killed USA trainers jailed for life
by | Thursday, July 20, 2017

Jordanian soldier who killed USA trainers jailed for life

First Sergeant Marik al-Tuwayha was accused of shooting the American soldiers, who were staying on the base to train Jordanian troops. Jordan had initially suggested that the US troops had triggered the sho...More..

Hall of Fame Sportscaster Bob Wolff Dead
by | Thursday, July 20, 2017

Hall of Fame Sportscaster Bob Wolff Dead

Wolff interviewed Babe Ruth, was the voice of the Washington Senators, and was the television voice behind the Knicks' and New York Rangers for decades, calling play-by-play for both Knicks championships in the...More..

Threatening letter delivered to Sen. Dean Heller
by | Thursday, July 20, 2017

Threatening letter delivered to Sen. Dean Heller

Metro says a preliminary investigation determined that a burglary didn't occur in the main building or in Senator Heller's office. The office of Sen. Proponents of the bill have ramped up pressure to get hi...More..

Police release last text from girl electrocuted in bathtub
by | Thursday, July 20, 2017

Police release last text from girl electrocuted in bathtub

Although Madison's cell phone was never actually in the water, officials say she touched a frayed part of the extension cord that had water in it, which was enough to cause electrocution . Electricity and wa...More..

New Tekken 7 DLC Character Revealed, and He is JACKED
by | Thursday, July 20, 2017

New Tekken 7 DLC Character Revealed, and He is JACKED

Tekken 7's first guest character doesn't only bring the pain, but also his trademark baggy red trousers and signature slicked back blonde locks. The PlayStation 4 version became a top-seller in Japan . Facing...More..

Artificial Sweeteners Don't Help People Lose Weight, Study Finds
by | Thursday, July 20, 2017

Artificial Sweeteners Don't Help People Lose Weight, Study Finds

There are many theories on why artificial sweeteners may not be good for weight loss or health. The group represents the low- and reduced-calorie food and beverage industry. The artificial sweeteners ar...More..

Australia to adopt Home Office-style security model
by | Thursday, July 20, 2017

Australia to adopt Home Office-style security model

But Dutton's stint as Immigration Minister has been punctuated by notable successes; after initially being dropped from the National Security Committee of cabinet, Turnbull quickly restored him amid a conservat...More..

Filmmaker George Romero dead at 77; Hollywood reacts
by | Thursday, July 20, 2017

Filmmaker George Romero dead at 77; Hollywood reacts

Wife Suzanne Desrocher Romero and daughter Tina Romero were said to be at his side when he passed peacefully while listening to the score of The Quiet Man (1952), one of his favorite films. None of them did...More..

Caitlyn Jenner Is Considering a Senate Run
by | Thursday, July 20, 2017

Caitlyn Jenner Is Considering a Senate Run

He also provided some perspective for his upcoming tete-a-tete with the ambassador: "We have our problems here, but if you look on an global basis, they'd chop my head off in some countries". Perhaps it's becau...More..

Police investigate threatening note sent to Sen. Dean Heller
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Police investigate threatening note sent to Sen. Dean Heller

Therefore, the content of the note was not disclosed by police. FOX5 reached out to a representative of Sen. Lt. Patricia Spencer confirmed with reporters that an "entry did occur " at the location that morn...More..