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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park reopens after being closed for months

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park located in the U.S. Pacific island state of Hawaii reopened Saturday morning after being closed for 134 days due to the eruption of Kilauea volcano.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/23 18:19:16

Cuba set to restore China Town for Havana's 500th anniversary

The Cuban government will renovate Havana's China Town ahead of Havana's 500th foundation anniversary next year, local press reported on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/23 13:13:39

US Customs seeking to facilitate trade: official

Better known for patrolling the border, apprehending illegal immigrants, seizing drugs and inspecting imports, a senior official with US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) wants to get the word out that the agency is working to help the flow of trade.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/23 9:40:00

Pompeo warns of "a series of actions" against Venezuela in coming days

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday warned that the Trump administration will take "a serious of actions" against the Venezuelan government in the coming days.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/22 16:31:29

Pompeo warns of "a series of actions" against Venezuela in coming days

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday warned that the Trump administration will take "a serious of actions" against the Venezuelan government in the coming days.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/22 11:01:40

Pompeo hopes to travel to Pyongyang soon for Trump-Kim meeting

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday that he hopes to travel to Pyongyang, the capital of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) soon to prepare for the second summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and the DPRK's top leader Kim Jong Un.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/22 9:55:17

U.S. furthers sanctions against Russia

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday issued an executive order to further implement a U.S. sanction act against Russia.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/21 19:23:26

US announces Pompeo's schedule at UNGA

The US State Department on Thursday announced the schedule of Mike Pompeo, US Secretary of State, during the upcoming UN General Assembly(UNGA), and outlines US priorities during the meeting.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/21 14:49:24

White House announces Trump's UN schedule

The White House on Thursday announced the schedule of U.S. President Donald Trump regarding the upcoming UN General Assembly next week.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/21 8:23:19

Sticker shock

As US President Donald Trump continues to ratchet up the trade war with China, many household appliances, such as these Made-in-China washing machines and dryers in a New York City appliance store, are likely to see huge price increases.
Source: AFP | 2018/9/20 23:18:40

Colombia expands cultivation of coca; govt mulls restarting aerial fumigation

Colombia's acreage of coca, the raw material for cocaine, expanded 17 percent to hit a new record last year, the United Nations said on Wednesday, as the government mulls whether to restart aerial fumigation with the herbicide glyphosate.
Source: Reuters | 2018/9/20 22:18:40

Official fired over 'morgue' truck

A state government in Mexico has fired a prosecutor over a spectacle, in which a fetid-smelling tractor trailer carrying 273 bodies was driven around aimlessly for lack of room in the morgue.
Source: AFP | 2018/9/20 22:18:40

Presidential campaign polarizes Brazil

Brazil looks to be charging headlong into a two-horse presidential race between the far right and the left in what has been an at times surreal and unpredictable campaign.
Source: AFP | 2018/9/20 22:13:40

New NAFTA terms get thumbs up from Mexico's biggest bank

The renegotiated terms of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) meet Mexico's objectives, the country's biggest bank said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/20 13:25:54

Trump's former national security adviser Flynn to be sentenced on Dec. 18

Michael Flynn, former national security adviser to US President Donald Trump, is set to be sentenced on Dec. 18, one year after pleading guilty to lying to the FBI in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe, according to court filing released Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/20 12:43:45

McMeToo

A McDonald's worker sporting a sticker marches toward the company's headquarters with other activists to protest sexual harassment at the fast-food chain's restaurants on Tuesday in Chicago, Illinois. Similar actions took place around the country and were touted as the first-ever nationwide “strike” against sexual harassment in the fast food industry.
Source: VCG | 2018/9/19 22:18:40

Fatal crash

Photo released by Servicio Integrado de Seguridad ECU 911 shows rescuers working at the site where a bus crashed on the Balsas-Machala road near Balsas, El Oro Province, Ecuador, on Tuesday. Twelve people were killed and at least 23 were injured in the bus crash, the seventh of its kind in the last 37 days.
Source: VCG | 2018/9/19 22:08:40

Most Trump voters believe Republicans will win midterm elections: poll

Most US voters backing President Donald Trump "don't believe there is anything at stake" for the Republicans in the upcoming midterm elections, according to a private survey released by media on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/19 10:46:08