Trump warns ‘rogue regime’ of grave danger

US president receives warm welcome in Beijing - Fog frustrates Trump's attempt to visit DMZ BEIJING: US President Donald Trump arrived in China yesterday seeking...

Hurricane Dorian death toll hits 43

MARSH HARBOR: The death toll from Hurricane Dorian's devastating rampage across the Bahamas rose to 43 and was likely to climb "significantly,"...

Brazilian court blocks Whatsapp

SAO PAULO: A Brazilian court has ordered cellular service providers nationwide to block the popular WhatsApp smartphone application for two days until midnight Saturday,...

In U-turn, Trump lowers flag for McCain

US president under pressure to honor late senator WASHINGTON: Donald Trump yesterday bowed to pressure to honor the late John McCain, ordering the lowering of...

On guns and more, dialogue of the deaf in America

WASHINGTON: Most Americans favor tougher gun control laws as they repeatedly endure the tragedy of school shootings, one massacre after another, and other random...

Why Twitter won’t ban President Donald Trump

NEW YORK: Twitter has made it clear that it won't ban Donald Trump from its service, whether the president follows its rules against harassment...

Dinner with ‘frenemies’: Tension on China menu – ‘Who wouldn’t want to be in...

WASHINGTON: It's never good when tension is on the dinner menu. When Chinese President Xi Jinping and wife Peng Liyuan visit Washington later this...

Hillary ‘not healthy enough’ to serve as president – Clinton’s health: Trump’s sharpens focus...

NEW YORK: On the skids in the polls and under fire for not releasing his tax returns, Donald Trump’s campaign is sharpening a new...

Passenger dragged off overbooked US flight

CHICAGO: United Airlines found itself in the middle of a social media storm yesterday, after the US carrier forcefully removed a passenger from a...

Train crashes into New Jersey station – 1 DEAD,100-plus hurt

HOBOKEN, NEW JERSEY: A commuter train plowed into the bustling Hoboken rail station during the morning rush hour yesterday, killing at least one person...

Saudi Arabia, US in talks on billions in arms sales

  WASHINGTON: Washington is working to push through contracts for tens of billions of dollars in arms sales to Saudi Arabia, some new, others in...

Trump invites Duterte to Washington for talks

Leaders discuss war on drugs in 'friendly call' WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump on Saturday invited his Philippine counterpart to Washington in a "friendly" call...

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