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Fight against "East Turkestan" forces should be part of int'l counter-terrorism efforts: China

The fight against so-called East Turkestan violent terrorist forces should be part of the international counter-terrorism efforts, said a Chinese UN envoy on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/12 8:37:04

US govt shutdown looms after failed talks

Talks on border security funding collapsed after Democratic and Republican lawmakers clashed over immigrant detention policy as they worked to avert another US government shutdown, a Republican senator said Sunday.
Source: Reuters | 2019/2/11 21:31:39

Trump defends his 'executive time' after schedule leak

US President Donald Trump pushed back on Sunday at the suggestion he spends much of his work day taking it easy, as the White House kept up the hunt for the person behind an embarrassing leak of the president's schedule.
Source: AFP | 2019/2/11 18:13:40

U.S. Democratic Senator Amy Klobuchar enters 2020 presidential race

Senator Amy Klobuchar, a moderate Democrat, on Sunday announced her candidacy for President of the United States.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/11 14:18:09

Venezuela's Maduro leads military exercises

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro led military exercises on Sunday, pledging to strengthen the country's anti-aircraft defensive system.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/11 10:56:59

Warren launches

A child wearing a lion costume takes part in celebrations marking the Chinese Lunar New Year, the Year of the Pig, in the Liberdade district in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on Democratic US Senator Elizabeth Warren announces her entry into the 2020 US presidential race on Sunday, in Lawrence, Massachusetts. The Massachusetts senator – who announced her intention to run on New Year's Eve – is among the highest-profile of the growing pool of Democrats hoping to unseat President Donald Trump in 2020.
Source: AFP | 2019/2/10 22:13:39

New Year roars in

A child wearing a lion costume takes part in celebrations marking the Chinese Lunar New Year, the Year of the Pig, in the Liberdade district in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on Saturday.
Source: AFP | 2019/2/10 22:08:39

US Senator Elizabeth Warren launches 2020 campaign

US Senator Elizabeth Warren, struggling to move past criticism over her claims of Native American heritage, aimed for a fresh start on Saturday with the formal launch of her 2020 presidential campaign, saying that she is fighting for all Americans.
Source: Reuters | 2019/2/10 20:23:40

S.Korea, US sign cost-sharing deal for US forces in S.Korea

South Korea and the United States on Sunday signed a deal to share defense costs for US forces stationed in South Korea, according to local media reports.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/10 15:18:52

Annual Golden Dragon Parade for Chinese New Year held in LA Chinatown

The 120th Annual Golden Dragon Parade took place on Saturday in Chinatown of western US city of Los Angeles, drawing tens of thousands of people to the Chinese New Year celebration with floats and marching bands.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/10 15:18:01

Venezuelan VP calls on Guaido to join "right side of history"

Venezuelan Vice President Delcy Rodriguez on Saturday called on opposition leader and self-proclaimed "interim president" Juan Guaido to reconsider his course of action and stop "the madness of calling for an invasion."
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/10 10:57:07

Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren officially announces bid for U.S. presidency

Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren Saturday officially announced that she is running for the president of the United States.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/10 9:26:02

Boeing delivers first KC-46 tanker to US Air Force Altus Base in Oklahoma

US aircraft company Boeing Friday delivered the first KC-46 refueling tanker to the US Air Force Altus Base in Oklahoma State, Boeing said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/9 18:13:44

Trump says to meet with top DPRK leader in Hanoi, Vietnam

US President Donald Trump said Friday that he will meet for the second time with Kim Jong Un, top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), on Feb. 27-28 in Hanoi, Vietnam.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/9 10:56:27

Flamengo fire: Brazil unites in grief

Real Madrid teenager Vinicius Junior joined Brazil legends Zico and Pele in an outpouring of sorrow after a fire at the training center of Brazilian club Flamengo claimed 10 lives on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/9 10:33:33

US to withdraw from tomato trade deal with Mexico

The United States will withdraw from a 2013 agreement with Mexico on tomato trade, the US Department of Commerce said Thursday, citing complaints from farmers that Mexican tomato imports have eroded the interest of US domestic producers.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/8 23:35:59

At least 10 players killed in fire in Brazilian sports facility

At least 10 players were killed and three others injured early Friday morning when a fire swept through a training center at Flamengo football club in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, the local fire department said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/8 21:41:13