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"Comfort women" website launched to educate US students

A website aiming to educate US students on "comfort women" history was launched on Monday with lesson plans and materials to be downloaded at no cost.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/11 13:29:12

Urgent: US threatens sanctions against ICC judges over plan to investigate Americans

The Trump administration threatened on Monday to impose sanctions against judges and prosecutors of the International Criminal Court (ICC) if it pursues investigation against the United States, Israel and other allies.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/11 1:39:22

Workers still search for 9/11 remains, 17 years on

Seventeen years after the notorious September 11 terrorist attacks, which saw two hijacked planes flown into the World Trade Center, more than 1,100 victims of the attacks have yet to be identified.
Source: AFP | 2018/9/10 22:18:40

Hurricane Florence intensifies

Hurricane Florence strengthened early on Monday, packing maximum sustained winds of 170 kilometers per hour, and forecasters warned that it is "expected to become a major hurricane very soon" as it churns toward the US East Coast.
Source: Reuters | 2018/9/10 21:38:39

Shooting in US Alabama McDonald's leaves 1 dead, 4 injured

A man was killed and four others were wounded early Sunday during a shooting at a McDonald's near Auburn University in U.S. state of Alabama, police said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/10 9:35:27

Uncertainty prevails as EU, US trade chiefs meet in Brussels

Nearly one and half month after the signing of the trade truce between the European Union (EU) and the United States, the two sides finally launch their first high-profile meeting, as US trade representative Robert Lighthizer is set to land here Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/10 9:27:44

Ex-White House chief strategist Bannon says Trump is facing a coup

US President Donald Trump is facing a "coup," former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon said, pointing to an anonymous column in the New York Times detailing resistance within the Trump administration.
Source: Reuters | 2018/9/9 22:28:40

Divided US of Trump era challenges advertising industry

Nike's unexpected move this week to feature Colin Kaepernick in a major ad campaign met instant condemnation in some circles, with critics destroying their Nike garb in protest.
Source: AFP | 2018/9/9 21:18:39

Trump administration talks with Venezuelan military officers on coup plans -- reports

Several US media outlets reported Saturday that the Trump administration has talked secretly with rebellious Venezuelan military officers several times to discuss their plans to stage a coup in the South American country.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/9 13:13:50

American workers find growth opportunities in Chinese glasswork

Twenty-three-year-old Jason Harbut used to work at another factory. Unsatisfied about the long work hours, he quit the job and joined Fuyao Glass America (FGA) facility located in Moraine, Dayton of Ohio, in February 2016.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/9 12:08:31

Feature: Listening to cosmos in southern U.S. desert

Laying on a remote desert area in southern United States, a radio astronomers observatory attracts researchers and tourists all over the world. Being one of the busiest telescope on earth, it serves as a facility where many important discoveries were made.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/9 11:23:18

Wounded Brazilian presidential candidate moved to Sao Paulo for treatment

Brazilian presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro, who was stabbed in the abdomen at a campaign event on Thursday, was flown to Sao Paulo for further medical treatment on Friday, his family said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/8 14:32:57

President Trump continues attacks on explosive book, op-ed on his administration

US President Donald Trump continued his attacks Friday on an explosive book that portrays his administration as a dysfunctional, chaotic "Crazytown" and an anonymous op-ed blasting his presidency.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/8 10:28:04

Former Trump campaign aide Papadopoulos sentenced to 14 days in jail

George Papadopoulos, a former Trump campaign aide, was sentenced Friday to 14 days in prison for lying to federal investigators during the Russia probe.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/8 8:35:19

Bolsonaro moved to Sao Paulo

Brazil's right-wing presidential frontrunner Jair Bolsonaro was transferred Friday to a hospital in Sao Paulo, a day after being stabbed while campaigning, a hospital official said.
Source: AFP | 2018/9/7 23:03:41

Brazilian presidential candidate Bolsonaro hospitalized for stab wound

Brazilian presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro was in grave condition after being hospitalized for a stab wound, local media reported on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/7 11:06:51

Trump's top aides scramble to deny authorship of anonymous op-ed

Top aides to U.S. President Donald Trump rushed Thursday to deny authorship of an explosive and anonymous op-ed published by The New York Times a day earlier, which has revealed a "resistance" inside the administration against the president.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/7 10:08:00

Trump to attend 9/11 memorial ceremony in US state of Pennsylvania

US President Donald Trump will attend a ceremony at the 9/11 memorial in the state of Pennsylvania next week to mark the 17th anniversary of the September 11 attacks, according to reports.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/7 9:43:35