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Boeing's embattled chief faces tough crowd

Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg will have his work cut out for him at the Paris Air Show this week as he tries to reassure airlines and industry partners over the fate of Boeing's flagship 737 MAX plane, indefinitely grounded after two fatal crashes.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/17 19:23:40

Trump says to roll out health care plan in months

US President Donald Trump said Sunday that he will roll out a new health care plan in a few months.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/17 14:34:18

US expected to discuss sending more troops to Middle East: report

The US administration might discuss whether to send additional troops to the Middle East after two oil tankers came under attack in the Gulf of Oman on Thursday, US media reported Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/17 13:53:34

Trump ramps up attacks against big newspapers

US President Donald Trump lashed out at The New York Times and The Washington Post on Sunday, as tensions between the White House and some of the nation's mainstream media continue to grow.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/17 10:06:13

From apples to almonds, India hikes tariffs on US goods as retaliatory measure

India's new tariffs on 28 American goods in a retaliatory measure to Washington's recent refusal to exempt it from higher steel and aluminum tariffs came into effect from Sunday, official sources has confirmed to Xinhua News Agency.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/16 20:33:39

Trump slams Times' Russia report

US President Donald Trump on Saturday accused The New York Times of "a virtual act of treason," after it reported the US is stepping up digital incursions into Russia's electric power grid.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/16 20:28:40

Trump launches new Twitter attacks on London mayor Sadiq Khan

US President Donald Trump launched a fresh attack Saturday on London Mayor Sadiq Khan, backing a right-wing British columnist who has been widely accused of Islamophobia and once called migrants "cockroaches."
Source: AFP | 2019/6/16 20:23:40

Jimmy Carter receives award for role in China-US relations

Jimmy Carter, the former US president who helped set the China-US diplomatic relationship in motion forty years ago, was recognized for his crucial role in an award ceremony this week.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/16 11:11:31

First woman president selected for US Naval War College

US Navy Rear Admiral Shoshana Chatfield has been named the new president of the Naval War College, the first woman to hold the post in the institution's history.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/16 7:53:44

1 killed in Costco shooting in Southern California

One person was killed in a shooting incident at Costco in the city of Corona, 75 km east of downtown Los Angeles, local CBS news channel reported Friday night.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/15 12:42:22

Mexico seeks int'l support to curb immigration: FM

Mexico will seek support from the international community to curb the flow of migrants to the United States, Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said here Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/15 11:25:51

Armed man arrested outside New Jersey elementary school in US

A US man, found to be in possession of a handgun and numerous rounds of ammunition, was apprehended on Thursday outside an elementary school in Westfield, New Jersey, authorities said on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/15 11:25:19

Brazil criminalizes homophobia

Brazil's Supreme Court voted Thursday to criminalize homophobia, an important step for sexual minorities.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/14 22:58:40

Assange to face US extradition hearing in February 2020: report

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is expected to face an extradition hearing in February next year to decide whether he should be sent to the US, local media reported Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/14 22:02:11

US CEO confidence baffled by Trump's trade wars

A group of U.S. chief executives criticized President Donald Trump's trade wars on Wednesday after the release of a CEO economic outlook survey.
Source: CGTN | 2019/6/14 17:27:10

Awarding Carter's success rebukes calls for a China-US decoupling

Former United States President Jimmy Carter was recognized on Wednesday for his contribution to developing the Washington-Beijing ties when he was awarded the inaugural George H. W. Bush Award for Statesmanship in US-China Relations.
Source: Chinaplus | 2019/6/14 17:25:02

NASA's Mars 2020 rover to explore ancient life

NASA's Mars 2020 rover, its latest robotic mission to the Red Planet, will include technology to explore ancient life on Mars, according to NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/14 11:42:00

Trump taps Ueland as White House legislative affairs director

US President Donald Trump has selected senior aide Eric Ueland as his next director of legislative affairs, the White House announced on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/14 9:10:45