• Ambassador: US decision to approve Taiwan arms undermines US-China relations
Ambassador: US decision to approve Taiwan arms undermines US-China relations

State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert said the agreement included "seven proposed defense sales for Taiwan ", adding that the deal was valued at "about $1.42 billion". Concerns that Taiwan would become a bargaining chip were raised soon after Trump's election, when he suggested he may abandon the "One China" policy that underpins US-Ch...

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  • 'High demand' as Nevada becomes latest USA state to legalise marijuana
'High demand' as Nevada becomes latest USA state to legalise marijuana

Nevada Dispensary Association President Andrew Jolley said the industry has an obligation help educate buyers. Yemenidjian's two Essence dispensaries that will sell recreational marijuana will feature signs about the public consumption ban and workers will remind customers.

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  • Scaled-back travel ban is illogical
Scaled-back travel ban is illogical

Monday's Supreme Court ruling upheld the temporary ban, a key Trump policy. The U.S. will allow entry of citizens from those countries who have a "bona fide relationship" with a U.S. journalists, students and lecturers who have formal invitations or employment contracts would be exempt from the ban. Those who already hold valid visas are not af...

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  • Syrian Projectile Lands in Golan Heights, Israel Fires Back
Syrian Projectile Lands in Golan Heights, Israel Fires Back

When it is determined that the peace in the Israeli Golan Heights was intentionally disturbed, explained Channel 2 News' Israeli military correspondent Roni Daniel on Saturday, the IDF responds in a serious manner. The Israeli army bombed a Syrian military position from which it claims a rocket was sacked from the Golan Heights , occupied by Israe...

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  • This Week's Cover: Get ready to meet your new favorite Spider-Man
This Week's Cover: Get ready to meet your new favorite Spider-Man

It looks like there's no rest for Spider-Man... Hannibal Buress knows how to bring the amusing, and he definitely didn't disappoint at the world premiere of his new film Spider-Man: Homecoming . Not only did he walk the carpet as Buress, he also did a video interview as the actor during the Marvel live-stream in which not clear if the report...

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  • Ex-Badger Bronson Koenig officially part of Milwaukee's Summer League team
Ex-Badger Bronson Koenig officially part of Milwaukee's Summer League team

There's a familiar name among the newcomers hoping to use the fortnight in Las Vegas as a springboard to National Basketball Association careers: Jaleel Cousins, whose brother is All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins, will get a chance to impress the team enough to join his sibling in a Pelicans uniform.

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  • Ballance returns to England Test squad
Ballance returns to England Test squad

Meanwhile, Hampshire spinner Liam Dawson was also picked, while uncapped pace bowler Toby Roland-Jones was drafted into the side as well. Instead, it appears likelier that Toby Roland-Jones , the Middlesex seamer, could be handed a maiden Test cap on his home ground.

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  • USA teen birth rate hits a record low
USA teen birth rate hits a record low

Preemies accounted for nearly 10 percent of births past year, Hamilton said. The CDC reported that birth rates among 15 to 19-year-olds have declined substantially since 2007. He believes the rise in preterm birth rate is probably caused by many factors, including lack of prenatal care. "I'm not sure that's bad", Strobino said.

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  • Global and Regional ATM machine Market Research Report Forecasts 2017
Global and Regional ATM machine Market Research Report Forecasts 2017

The research report provides an overview of the current market situation, historic development, and future outlook of the CD-DVD Drives market . Market Segment by Regions , this report splits Global into several key Region , with production, consumption, revenue, market share and growth rate of Engine Filters in these regions...

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  • Punjab cager Satnam to play in Orlando Pro Summer League
Punjab cager Satnam to play in Orlando Pro Summer League

The roster is headlined by all four of the Lakers' draft picks in the 2017 NBA Draft in guard Lonzo Ball , forward Kyle Kuzma , guard Josh Hart , and center Thomas Bryant . Each team is guaranteed to play five games over the six-day event, with the final standings decided by a Championship Day on the final day of the league.

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  • Xi asserts his power in Hong Kong
Xi asserts his power in Hong Kong

British foreign secretary Boris Johnson on Thursday had said Britain's commitment to Hong Kong , enshrined in the "treaty", was "just as strong today" as it was 20 years ago. Xi's three-day visit is his first since becoming leader in 2013, and comes three years after huge pro-democracy rallies crippled Hong Kong . They were swiftly stopped by pol...

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  • Trump and Modi bond over security
Trump and Modi bond over security

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is embarking on a visit to Israel on July 4-6. As the two gave a joint statement in the White House Rose Garden, Modi wrapped his arms around Trump's midsection. In a concrete indication of that, the U.S. is set to offer a $2bn sale of US-made unarmed drones to help in surveillance of the Indian Ocean. The US ...

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  • LePage Rejects Eleventh Hour Compromise Budget
LePage Rejects Eleventh Hour Compromise Budget

Senate Minority Leader Troy Jackson, D-Allagash, said during a hastily organized news conference after the governor's comments that he will personally introduce a bill to eliminate the proposed lodging tax increase if that would spur LePage and Republicans to support the budget bill.

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  • Katrina has a hilarious response to Ranbir's mansplaining during Jagga Jasoos interview
Katrina has a hilarious response to Ranbir's mansplaining during Jagga Jasoos interview

Whatever it may be the film will have 29 songs on Ranbir Kapoor which is a kind of situation never seen before! Well, you don't have to keep those eyebrows up for hours to understand what's all this that's cooking too hot between Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif? However, now Deccan Chronicle reports that Basu has denied Govinda to be a...

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  • Cyclist Chris Froome to extend Team Sky deal to 2021
Cyclist Chris Froome to extend Team Sky deal to 2021

For one, there is no shortage of rivals in the dominant Dauphine rider Richie Porte , Colombian climber Nairo Quintana and previous Tour victor Alberto Contador . Three-time victor and reigning champion Chris Froome will be taking part again as a member of Team Sky alongside British teammates Luke Rowe and Geraint Thomas - who has recover...

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  • Still missing! Federal Bureau of Investigation joins search for missing North Carolina Starbucks employee
Still missing! Federal Bureau of Investigation joins search for missing North Carolina Starbucks employee

Her longtime friend and roommate, Sarah Kosinski, texted with her friend earlier in the afternoon asking if she had left her vehicle registration paperwork in Cope's auto. In addition to seeing no signs of distress on the gas station surveillance video, airport police added that their surveillance doesn't indicate that any crimes were committed on ...

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  • Checkatrade Trophy: Every Premier League club who will feature
Checkatrade Trophy: Every Premier League club who will feature

Wolves and Norwich, who both progressed out of their group stages last season, will not be involved this time around. Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur have both entered next season's Checkatrade Trophy , while Chelsea have also made a decision to remain in the competition.

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  • You may live longer if your IQ during childhood was higher
You may live longer if your IQ during childhood was higher

Among the thousands of people studied, those in the top 10 percent of childhood intelligence were two-thirds less likely to have died from respiratory disease by age 79 than people in the bottom 10 percent. Their intelligence was tested at age 11 and they were followed for 68 years until December 2015. For now, they can only guess that people who...

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  • Charlie Gard's Life Support To Be Withdrawn After Parents Lose Appeal
Charlie Gard's Life Support To Be Withdrawn After Parents Lose Appeal

The European Court of Human Rights refused to intervene after Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) doctors said the "experimental" therapy would not help. The court's ruling closed any further path of legal recourse and sealed Charlie's fate. "The story of the little British child Charlie Gard and his parents affects all of us for the amount of pa...

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  • GOP Sen., Trump Suggest Repealing Obamacare Now And Replacing It Later
GOP Sen., Trump Suggest Repealing Obamacare Now And Replacing It Later

Sasse said if there wasn't any bill passed by July 10, he would write a letter to President Trump to suggest repealing first, then replacing. Paul said Friday on Twitter that he'd spoken to Trump and "Senate leadership about this and agree".

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