NEWSW.WORLD: Latest World and US News of the Day 16:24, 2019-10-09

NBA banners for Nets-Lakers being taken down in Shanghai amid tensions

NBA banners in Shanghai promoting Thursday’s scheduled exhibition game between the Nets and Lakers are being taken down amid China’s ange...

NBA banners for Nets-Lakers being taken down in Shanghai amid tensions

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NBA postpones Shanghai media events amid tensions over pro-Hong Kong tweet NBA Commissioner Adam Silver told the Brooklyn Nets and Los Angeles Lakers that the league is still expecting them to play as scheduled this week....
02:52, 2019-10-10

Amid Iran tensions, a look at Mideast’s powers and proxies As long-simmering tensions heat up between the United States and Iran in the Middle East, a look at the various countries or players involved, and w...
22:28, 2019-05-20

The Latest: Another US warship in Mideast amid Iran tensions DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on tensions between the U.S. and Iran and in the Persian Gulf (all times local): 2:10 p.m. The U.S. Nav...
12:40, 2019-06-24

US national security adviser in UAE amid tensions with Iran ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, a longtime hawk on Iran, is visiting the United Arab...
04:36, 2019-05-29

Far-right rally in Hungary amid renewed tensions with Roma TOROSZENTMIKLOS, Hungary (AP) — A small far-right party has held a rally in a rural Hungarian city, exploiting renewed tensions with some of the loca...
22:16, 2019-05-21

Arctic Council meets amid tensions over resources The eight-member Arctic Council is looking at ways to deal with global warming and access to mineral wealth. The thawing of ice has some countries sc...
16:08, 2019-05-06

Turkey launches new gas drillship amid tensions with Cyprus ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey is launching a second drillship that it says will drill for gas off neighboring Cyprus despite European Union warnings to refr...
14:16, 2019-06-20

Iran’s foreign minister in Pakistan amid tensions with US ISLAMABAD (AP) — Iran’s foreign minister is in Pakistan on a critically timed visit amid a crisis between Tehran and Washington and ahead of ne...
08:52, 2019-05-24

Pompeo meets Indian leader amid trade tensions NEW DELHI (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has begun official meetings in India’s capital amid growing tensions over trade and tariff...
08:04, 2019-06-26

Serbia holds military parade amid tensions with Kosovo BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia is holding a military parade to mark Victory Day, the defeat of Nazi Germany in World War II, in an apparent show of f...
12:20, 2019-05-10

Iranian hackers wage cyber campaign amid tensions with US WASHINGTON (AP) — Cybersecurity firms say Iran has increased its offensive cyberattacks against the U.S. government and critical infrastructure as te...
14:48, 2019-06-22

US to deploy 1,500 troops to Middle East amid tensions with Iran White House downplays prospect of conflictTrump administration approves $7bn arms sale to Saudi ArabiaThe US will send hundreds of additional troops ...
05:52, 2019-05-25

German mediator heads to Iran amid escalating tensions with U.S. A senior German diplomat headed Thursday to Tehran to press Iran to continue to respect the landmark nuclear deal, despite the unilateral withdrawal ...
16:20, 2019-05-23

Pompeo skips visit to Greenland amid new tensions with Iran LONDON (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has cancelled a visit to Greenland to return to Washington amid an escalation of tensions with Iran...
06:20, 2019-05-09

Arctic nations to meet amid tensions over environment, resources Top diplomats from the United States, Russia and other nations which border the Arctic meet in Finland on Monday to discuss policies governing the po...
00:44, 2019-05-06

FAA bars US planes from flying over Mideast areas amid tensions DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration says it has barred U.S.-registered aircraft from operating over parts of the P...
07:16, 2019-06-21

US-registered planes barred over Mideast areas amid tensions DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration says it has barred U.S.-registered aircraft from operating over parts of ...
06:28, 2019-06-21

Amid growing tensions with Russia, Poland says it's going to buy 32 F-35 fighter jets U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman R. Alex Durbin Poland's defense minister says his country will buy 32 F-35A fighters to replace Soviet-era jets. ...
21:12, 2019-05-28

Philippines' Duterte to visit Beijing amid China sea tensions Philippine President Duterte is once again visiting China, this time to discuss contentious issues like the territorial row over the South China Sea....
19:44, 2019-08-27

Iran Revolutionary Guard Shoots Down US Drone Amid Tensions TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s Revolutionary Guard shot down a U.S. drone on Thursday amid heightened tensions between Tehran and Washington over its col...
12:00, 2019-06-20

US to sell tanks, missiles to Taiwan amid tensions with Beijing The US State Department approved a sale of $2.2 billions-worth of weapons to Taiwan, including over 100 tanks, despite protests in Beijing. The move ...
09:20, 2019-07-09

Taiwan navy holds drill amid China tensions HUALIEN, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan’s navy has held a major live-firing exercise off the island’s east coast in an area increasingly threatened...
09:52, 2019-05-22

Iran quadruples uranium-enrichment production amid US tensions Iran quadrupled its uranium-enrichment production capacity amid tensions with the US over Tehran’s nuke program, officials said Monday, just af...
00:24, 2019-05-21

Tankers Targeted Near Strait Of Hormuz Amid Iran-US Tensions DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Two oil tankers near the strategic Strait of Hormuz were reportedly attacked on Thursday, an assault that left one...
13:36, 2019-06-13

The Latest: Qatar trying to defuse tensions amid Iran crisis DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on developments in the Persian Gulf region and elsewhere in the Mideast amid heightened tensions betwee...
08:24, 2019-05-16

Additional US fighter planes sent to Gulf amid Iran tensions WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. military says nearly a dozen Air Force F-22 stealth fighters have deployed to the Persian Gulf state of Qatar. They are pa...
20:48, 2019-06-28

U.S. to send troops to Saudi Arabia amid tensions with Iran Senior American defense officials said some U.S. troops and Patriot air defense missile systems have already arrived at Prince Sultan Air Base, south...
02:56, 2019-07-20

Joe Biden pleads for party unity amid tensions over segregationist remarks Joe Biden is pleading for party unity after a week of harsh attacks from his presidential rivals. “Here’s the deal — whomever the Democratic nominee ...
16:24, 2019-06-22

US warns airliners flying over Persian Gulf amid Iran tensions The US aviation regulator has warned that "military activities" and "political tensions" could put flights at risk. Washington has increased its mili...
14:20, 2019-05-18

US warns airliners flying in Persian Gulf amid Iran tensions DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — U.S. diplomats are warning that commercial airliners flying over the wider Persian Gulf faced a risk of being R...
06:52, 2019-05-18

Shares across Asia fall sharply amid US-Chinese trade tensions Australia’s ASX200 index down 1.46%, Tokyo off 2% and Hong Kong falls 3.3% as fears grow about a global recessionShares in Australia and across Asia ...
06:08, 2019-08-26

US to deploy 500 troops to Saudi Arabia amid Iran tensions: report The Trump administration is preparing to send 500 US troops to Saudi Arabia, bolstering the military relationship between the US and the kingdom amid...
04:40, 2019-07-18

Pompeo makes unannounced trip to Iraq amid tensions with Iran Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made an unannounced, dead-of-night jaunt to Iraq on Tuesday, showing support for the country’s government in the...
01:12, 2019-05-08

US industrial production rebounded 0.4% in May, but manufacturing struggled amid trade tensions WASHINGTON (AP) — US industrial production rebounded 0.4% in May, but manufacturing struggled amid trade tensions....
15:28, 2019-06-14

Navy to deploy hospital ship amid escalating tensions in Venezuela The U.S. Navy is slated to deploy a hospital ship to Latin America next month to provide humanitarian medical support to countries hosting Venezuelan...
00:00, 2019-05-08

US to send 1,500 troops to Middle East amid rising tensions with Iran President Trump announced Friday that about 1,500 additional US troops will be deployed to the Middle East – mostly in a protective role — amid...
19:36, 2019-05-24

The Latest: Israel holds army drill amid regional tensions BAGHDAD (AP) — The Latest on developments in the Persian Gulf region amid rising tensions between Iran and the U.S. (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Isr...
11:52, 2019-06-19

European officials call for de-escalation amid rising U.S.-Iran tensions The split over Iran comes amid deepening divisions between the United States and Europe over foreign policy and trade....
23:36, 2019-06-24

Stocks end the week lower amid rising tensions in the Middle East AP Photo/Richard Drew US stocks finished the week lower amid rising tensions in the Middle East as Iran reportedly seized two British tankers. That ...
23:48, 2019-07-19

Saudi Arabia says drones attacked it’s oil infrastructure amid heightened tensions Saudi Arabia said drones attacked one of its oil pipelines as other assaults targeted energy infrastructure elsewhere in the kingdom on Tuesday...
13:52, 2019-05-14

US labor force hits new high amid rising trade tensions The US labor force grew to a new high of 163.4 million last month — a record that was overshadowed Friday by rising trade tensions. The Labor Departm...
04:36, 2019-08-03

Dianne Feinstein had dinner meeting with Iranian minister amid US tensions Sen. Dianne Feinstein met with the Iranian foreign minister for dinner even as the Trump administration sent an aircraft carrier strike group to the ...
17:20, 2019-05-23

US warship sails in disputed South China Sea amid trade tensions Destroyer moved near Scarborough Reef to ‘challenge excessive maritime claims’, says commander of Seventh FleetA US warship has sailed near the dispu...
14:16, 2019-05-20

Amid tensions with US, Iran’s foreign minister warns: ‘Whoever starts a war with us will not be the one who finishes it’ TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Amid tensions with US, Iran’s foreign minister warns: ‘Whoever starts a war with us will not be the one who finishes ...
11:36, 2019-06-10

England fans escorted from stadium amid Cameroon World Cup tensions • ‘It’s not something we’ve ever experienced before’• Cameroon supporters infuriated by VAR decisionsEngland fans have told how they were escorted fr...
15:48, 2019-06-24

Iran prepares for cyberwar amid rising tensions, boasts thousands of cyberbattalions In the aftermath of last month's Saudi oil field attacks, believed to have been carried out by Iran, cybersecurity experts have detected an uptick in...
16:00, 2019-10-04

1,000 extra US troops ordered to Middle East amid mounting tensions with Iran One thousand extra US troops are being sent to the Middle East amid mounting tensions with Iran, the Pentagon has announced....
03:40, 2019-06-18

Venezuela closing consulates in Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal amid diplomatic tensions Venezuela's foreign ministry says the closures come in response to Canada's decision last week to shut down its embassy in Caracas....
19:56, 2019-06-09

John Bolton warns Iran of ‘unrelenting force’ amid tensions in Gaza John Bolton warned on Sunday that the Trump administration would send a “clear and unmistakable message” to Iran as a carrier strike grou...
05:08, 2019-05-06

Freeland meets Chinese counterpart to talk rising tensions amid detentions Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland met her Chinese counterpart, Wang Yi, to discuss tensions....
19:00, 2019-08-02

Guatemalans head to the polls to elect president amid tensions over migration, violence Nineteen candidates will compete in the election, which is expected to yield no outright winner, forcing the top two vote getters to face off in a se...
14:36, 2019-06-16

US economy adds fewer jobs than expected amid trade tensions – as it happened Rolling coverage of business, economics and markets as non-farm payrolls data show 130,000 new jobsRiskier assets gain after trade war and US data gi...
15:44, 2019-09-06

Iran warns it is ready to enrich uranium amid rising global tensions Iran is ready to enrich uranium beyond the level set by Tehran's 2015 nuclear deal, a top aide to the country's supreme leader has warned....
14:52, 2019-07-06

China blocks pork imports from 3rd Canadian company amid escalating tensions The move is likely to fuel speculation that China is retaliating against Canada for arresting a Chinese tech executive....
16:16, 2019-06-18

China, Iran foreign ministers meet amid Middle East tensions BEIJING (AP) — The foreign ministers of China and Iran have met in Beijing amid heightened Middle East tensions and efforts by Tehran to keep its wor...
13:28, 2019-05-17

U.S. to send 1,500 troops to Middle East amid rising tensions with Iran: officials Officials said members of Congress were notified following a White House meeting Thursday to discuss Pentagon proposals to bolster the U.S. force pre...
18:08, 2019-05-24

Ocasio-Cortez urges White House to ‘put down its saber’ amid Iran tensions Amid bellicose rhetoric mounting between the US and Iran, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez urged Team Trump to “put down its saber.” “This administratio...
14:08, 2019-06-21

Trump defends Brazil’s President Bolsonaro amid Amazon fire tensions President Trump on Tuesday complimented Brazil’s president Jair Bolsonaro, saying that he’d gotten to know him well, praising his efforts to fight th...
19:28, 2019-08-27

US orders non-essential embassy staff to leave Iraq amid Iran tensions Order comes as Iran’s supreme leader issues warning over country’s nuclear capabilitiesThe US embassy in Baghdad has ordered all non-essential and no...
13:32, 2019-05-15

Nigeria's President Buhari visits South Africa amid tensions over xenophobia Buhari is on a visit to South Africa for talks with his counterpart Cyril Ramaphosa after violent attacks on Africans living in the country created b...
17:48, 2019-10-03

NYC transit chief Andy Byford resigned last week amid tensions with Gov. Cuomo New York City transit boss Andy Byford resigned from his position last week amid frustrations with Gov. Andrew Cuomo — though he appears to be ...
21:16, 2019-10-18

British ships to get Royal Navy escort in Gulf amid rising tensions with Iran British-flagged ships will be accompanied by a Royal Navy escort in the Strait of Hormuz amid growing tensions with Iran, the Government has announce...
19:12, 2019-07-25

Watch Prince Harry Publicly Reprimand a British Reporter Amid Ongoing Tensions Prince Harry was not pleased with a reporter's unscheduled question earlier this week. On Tuesday, the Duke of Sussex visited the Mauwa Health Centre...
00:00, 2019-10-04

U.S. warns commercial airliners flying in the Persian Gulf amid heightened tensions with Iran U.S. diplomats warned Saturday that commercial airliners flying over the wider Persian Gulf faced a risk of being “misidentified” amid heightened ten...
15:04, 2019-05-18

Beijing bans solo travel to Taiwan amid rising cross-strait tensions The Chinese government announced Wednesday that it will suspend a program allowing solo tourists from 47 cities to visit Taiwan, amid rising cross-st...
12:24, 2019-07-31

German recession fears weigh on stock markets amid U.S.-China trade tensions The markets have been in a spin cycle since President Donald Trump announced on Aug. 1 that he would impose 10% tariffs on about $300 billion in Chin...
15:36, 2019-08-14

RAF jets scrambled to intercept Russian military plane amid rising tensions in Baltic RAF fighter jets intercepted a Russian aircraft flying over Estonia, the Ministry of Defence has said....
05:00, 2019-07-31

Iran crisis: US-registered planes barred over parts of the Middle East amid tensions after drone strike The Persian Gulf is home to some of the world’s top long-haul carriers, who already have been battered by Trump’s travel bans targeting a...
10:24, 2019-06-21

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo makes unannounced trip to Iraq amid rising tensions with Iran U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made a lightning visit to Baghdad on Tuesday to show U.S. support for the Iraqi government as Washington steps up...
00:08, 2019-05-08

US officials: White House notifies Congress it plans to send 1,500 troops to Middle East amid Iran tensions WASHINGTON (AP) — US officials: White House notifies Congress it plans to send 1,500 troops to Middle East amid Iran tensions....
17:52, 2019-05-24

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe calls for ‘more patience’ amid US-Iran tensions as nuclear deal hangs in balance TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe calls for ‘more patience’ amid US-Iran tensions as nuclear deal hangs in balance....
19:16, 2019-06-12

Pakistan’s Khan warns of all-out conflict amid rising tensions over Kashmir; demands India lift ‘inhuman’ curfew In a fiery address on Friday to the UN General Assembly, Pakistan’s Prime Minister, Imran Khan, warned of an all-out conflict with neighboring India,...
22:36, 2019-09-27

UK maritime safety group warns of unspecified incident in Gulf of Oman, urges ‘extreme caution’ amid US-Iran tensions DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — UK maritime safety group warns of unspecified incident in Gulf of Oman, urges ‘extreme caution’ amid U...
08:08, 2019-06-13

Daily on Energy: Iraqi energy transition grows more urgent amid tensions with Tehran SIGN UP! If you’d like to continue receiving the Washington Examiner's Daily on Energy newsletter, SUBSCRIBE HERE: http://newsletters.washingtonexami...
19:00, 2019-05-09

Donald Trump 'hopes' US is not heading to war with Iran amid escalating tensions Donald Trump has said he "hopes" the US doesn't go to war with Iran as tensions continue to escalate....
19:08, 2019-05-16

Iran test-fires 'new missile' amid rising tensions with United States Iran has said it has test-fired a "new missile" amid growing tensions with the United States....
10:00, 2019-08-24

US aviation agency says US-registered aircraft barred from parts of Persian Gulf, Gulf of Oman amid Iran tensions DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — US aviation agency says US-registered aircraft barred from parts of Persian Gulf, Gulf of Oman amid Iran tensions....
06:28, 2019-06-21

Iran seizes vessel in Gulf 'for smuggling diesel fuel' amid heightened Saudi tensions Iran's Revolutionary Guards have reportedly seized a vessel in the Gulf for allegedly smuggling 250,000 litres of diesel fuel to the United Arab Emir...
15:09, 2019-09-16

An Apple feature that shares some data from websites you visit in Safari with Chinese tech giant Tencent is attracting attention amid mounting tensions between the US and China (AAPL) Shutterstock Apple may in some cases share web address information with Chinese tech giant Tencent as part of a safety feature that monitors for phis...
17:24, 2019-10-14

'I try to trigger all the senses': the artist behind the banners at Anfield Peter Carney is an artist, banners are his means of expression and the Kop is his canvasBy MUNDIAL, part of the Guardian Sport NetworkPeter Carney ma...
13:08, 2019-07-10

Homophobic banners halt football match in France It is the second Ligue 1 fixture in 48 hours to be stopped due to anti-gay sentiments. The league has been trying to stamp out the problem, which is ...
03:12, 2019-08-31

Greenpeace puts up banners downtown Montreal to protest against oil companies Activists from Greenpeace are bringing attention to the impact of oil companies on climate change by installing artwork in downtown Montreal....
22:16, 2019-07-31

Trump re-election campaign flies banners to thank workers on Labor Day It will be a day at the beach for President Trump’s re-election campaign on Labor Day. The campaign is taking to the skies on Labor Day to fly ...
22:04, 2019-09-02

Vieira and Villas-Boas on homophobic banners at Nice v Marseille – video Patrick Vieira and André Villas-Boas spoke after the French Ligue 1 game between Nice and Marseille, the two sides they manage, was halted for severa...
14:12, 2019-08-29

Nice vs Marseille referee praised for stopping game due to homophobic banners The coaches of Nice and Marseille and France's equality minister have all praised the referee who interrupted the Ligue 1 match on Wednesday because ...
16:24, 2019-08-29

Nice’s match with Marseille suspended after fans display homophobic banners • Referee stops game for 10 minutes after banners and chants• Incident is latest in a series to have occurred in FranceThe Ligue 1 game between Nice ...
05:16, 2019-08-29

PSG match at Metz temporarily halted after fans hold up homophobic banners • Incident comes after suspension of Nice-Marseille game• French league clamping down on homophobic chantingParis Saint-Germain’s Ligue 1 game away t...
22:48, 2019-08-30

Report: MLS Escalates Dumb Fan Feud, Suspends Portland Timbers Supporters For Waving Iron Front Banners MLS has been in a season-long game of chicken with its own fans, and that feud has now entangled one of the more high-profile fanbases in the league....
16:20, 2019-09-05

Report: MLS Escalates Dumb Fan Feud, Suspends Portland Timbers Supporters For Waving Iron Front Banners [UPDATE] MLS has been in a season-long game of chicken with its own fans, and that feud has now entangled one of the more high-profile fanbases in the league....
22:04, 2019-09-05

Gears 5 includes nineteen Pride banners, from the classic rainbow to the bisexual pride flag (select Gears 5 includes nineteen Pride banners, from the classic rainbow to the bisexual pride flag (selected above), in customization options for multiplay...
22:52, 2019-09-05

Breakfast as It Is in Shanghai, Taipei and (Sometimes) New York A look at four spots serving fan tuan, slabs of sticky rice that are a staple of the morning meal and long available in the Chinatowns of New York....
21:56, 2019-05-23

Etiquette classes in Shanghai – in pictures Against a soundtrack of classical music, children learn social skills, dining manners and deportment – hence the books on their heads to teach them h...
08:52, 2019-07-01

SpaceX wants to go New York to Shanghai in 40 minutes The race to make point-to-point space travel a viable transportation method is heating up as companies like Blue Origin and SpaceX continue to move t...
14:44, 2019-06-08

Yao Li, ‘Silver Voice’ of Shanghai, Dies at 96 Ms. Yao was a celebrated singer in Shanghai and Hong Kong starting in the 1930s. One of her songs appeared on the soundtrack of the film “Crazy Rich ...
23:44, 2019-07-25

Third consecutive Shanghai final for O'Sullivan "Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan enjoyed a resplendent evening session in the Shanghai Masters semi-final against Neil Robertson - moving into the final there...
16:24, 2019-09-14

Tesla says investigating car explosion in Shanghai A video circulating on Chinese social media appears to show a parked Tesla car erupting into flames....
14:32, 2019-04-22

At least 9 trapped in Shanghai building collapse SHANGHAI (AP) — At least nine people are trapped in a building collapse in China’s financial hub of Shanghai. The city’s rescue service s...
09:16, 2019-05-16

A former local's guide to Shanghai Ellen Himelfarb tours the buzzy city she used to live in with a tourist hat on, and finds it every bit as intoxicating...
14:32, 2019-09-16

Shanghai's ostracised skateboarders – in pictures Skateboarding will debut in the Tokyo Olympics next year. Despite this, those who are part of a growing scene in Shanghai, China, complain of being l...
11:08, 2019-08-15

O'Sullivan and Robertson close in Shanghai semi "The Shanghai Masters semi-final encounter between Neil Robertson and Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan is poised on a knife-edge after a thrilling first sessio...
11:56, 2019-09-14

O'Sullivan and Robertson tied in Shanghai semi "The Shanghai Masters semi-final encounter between Neil Robertson and Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan is poised on a knife-edge after a thrilling first sessio...
11:32, 2019-09-14

Zverev scalps agitated Federer in Shanghai "Alexander Zverev held on to beat Roger Federer 6-3 6-7(7) 6-3 at the quarter-final stage of the Shanghai Masters at the Qizhong Forest Sports City A...
15:04, 2019-10-11

Fognini responds to Murray Shanghai clash "Fabio Fognini has responded to a row between him and Andy Murray after he knocked the Brit out of the Shnaghai Masters earlier this week."...
10:56, 2019-10-11

US-China trade talks resume in Shanghai Negotiators from the world's top two economies are meeting in Shanghai to discuss ways to ease their trade tensions, which have irked businesses and ...
12:56, 2019-07-30

McLeod tearful after 4th straight victory at Shanghai SHANGHAI (AP) — Olympic champion Omar McLeod made it four straight victories in the 110-meter hurdles at the Shanghai Diamond League on Saturday. McL...
16:48, 2019-05-18

Vintage O'Sullivan cruises through to Shanghai quarters "Ronnie O’Sullivan produced a vintage display to beat Zhang Yi 6-0 at the Regal International East Asia Hotel in Shanghai."...
16:24, 2019-09-10

Federer beats Goffin to set up Zverev clash in Shanghai "Roger Federer came through a spirited David Goffin to reach the quarter-finals of the Shanghai Masters, winning 7-6 6-4 in just under two hours."...
19:16, 2019-10-10

Apple’s first app development accelerator opens in Shanghai, China Chinese app developers now generate billions of dollars for Apple, so the company is hoping to transform their regional success into greater global s...
15:28, 2019-07-10

Tesla to Investigate Car That Appeared to Burst Into Flames in Shanghai The fire, involving a Tesla sedan in a parking garage, left no one injured, the fire department said. The automaker said it had dispatched a team “at...
15:48, 2019-04-22

Watch: Gum packages used to set dominoes world record in Shanghai A total 7,046 packs of gum were used to set a Guinness World Record when they were set up in Shanghai and knocked down like dominoes....
17:40, 2019-07-17

Hungry City: Breakfast as It Is in Shanghai, Taipei and (Sometimes) New York A look at four spots serving fan tuan, slabs of sticky rice that are a staple of the morning meal and long available in the Chinatowns of New York....
20:36, 2019-05-23

Shanghai to phase out lower-end diesel trucks by 2022 The municipal government of Shanghai, China's financial capital, is aiming to wipe out some 120,000 lower-end diesel-powered trucks by 2022 to help c...
11:36, 2019-09-30

Medvedev sees off Tsitsipas to reach final in Shanghai "Daniil Medvedev will be hoping to win his second Masters 1000 title after defeating Stefanos Tsitsipas 7-6(5), 7-5 to reach the final in Shanghai."...
17:08, 2019-10-12

'I don't celebrate' - Medvedev explains reaction to Shanghai victory "Daniil Medvedev says he is just giving tennis fans what they want by refusing to celebrate his victories, despite his remarkable winning run."...
13:40, 2019-10-13

Murphy takes charge against Allen in Shanghai semis "Shaun Murphy opened up a three-frame lead over Mark Allen in the opening session of their Shanghai Masters semi-final."...
12:20, 2019-09-13

Nadal pulls out of Shanghai Masters with wrist injury "Rafael Nadal has pulled out of the Shanghai Masters with a wrist injury. The Spaniard announced the news via a statement."...
09:24, 2019-10-04

O'Sullivan clinches dramatic comeback win over Wilson in Shanghai "Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan clinches a dramatic comeback win over Kyren Wilson at the Shanghai Masters. Watch LIVE on Eurosport and the Eurosport Player....
21:32, 2019-09-12

Federer cruises past Ramos-Vinolas in Shanghai "Roger Federer eased past Albert Ramos-Vinolas 6-2 7-6(5) to reach the last-16 of the Shanghai Master, avenging a defeat to the Spaniard in their las...
21:04, 2019-10-08

Didi announces autonomous taxi pilot for Shanghai Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi is launching a self-driving taxi service in Shanghai, after spinning out its driverless car business into a standalon...
13:20, 2019-08-30

Shanghai citizens out of sorts over new trash separation rules Household trash has occupied the minds of Shanghai residents this week: specifically, are the contents of their bins "wet", "dry", "hazardous" or "re...
11:16, 2019-06-28

Arnautovic completes £23m move from West Ham to Shanghai SIPG "West Ham forward Marko Arnautovic has joined Shanghai SIPG for a fee believed to be £22.4million."...
10:44, 2019-07-08

Andy Murray accepts wildcard into Shanghai Masters Andy Murray sounded a confident note on his recovery from hip surgery by committing to a fourth tournament in as many weeks....
13:52, 2019-09-12

Two whales flown from Shanghai aquarium to sanctuary in Iceland Female 12-year-old beluga whales Little Grey and Little White arrive at Klettsvik BayTwo beluga whales from a Shanghai aquarium have arrived in Icela...
01:44, 2019-06-20

'He's still an absolute genius!' - O'Sullivan storms to whitewash in Shanghai "Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan clinches a 6-0 whitewash in glorious fashion with a century to progress at the Shanghai Masters."...
16:24, 2019-09-10

Murphy powers past Allen to reach Shanghai final "Shaun Murphy powered into the Shanghai Masters final with a comprehensive 10-3 victory over Mark Allen."...
14:56, 2019-09-13

Shanghai draw at Kawasaki to stay in Asian CL playoffs hunt Shanghai SIPG stayed on track for the Asian Champions League playoffs at the expense of J-League titleholder Kawasaki Frontale after a comeback 2-2 d...
17:52, 2019-05-07

Basilashvili survives early scare in Shanghai, Verdasco knocked out "Nikoloz Basilashvili avoided becoming an early casualty at the Shanghai Masters when the Georgian 15th seed was forced to fight back from a set down...
18:40, 2019-10-06

Shanghai Masters: Medvedev sees off Tsitsipas to reach final "Daniil Medvedev will be hoping to win his second Masters 1000 title after defeating Stefanos Tsitsipas 7-6(5), 7-5 to reach the final in Shanghai."...
13:08, 2019-10-12

Several killed after roof collapse in Shanghai Mercedes-Benz dealership A building collapse in Shanghai claimed several lives after around 20 people were trapped under the rubble. Over 150 rescue workers raced to pull the...
13:12, 2019-05-16

Tsitsipas reaches Tour Finals after beating Djokovic in Shanghai "Stefanos Tsitsipas has become the first ever Greek to reach the ATP Tour Finals after beating Novak Djokovic 3-6 7-5 6-3 in the Shaghai Open quarter...
10:56, 2019-10-11

Marko Arnautovic leaves West Ham to join Shanghai SIPG for £22.4m • West Ham confirm Austrian’s move in short statement• 30-year-old forward scored 22 goals in 65 appearancesMarko Arnautovic has completed his move f...
12:16, 2019-07-08

Several trapped after roof collapse in Shanghai Mercedes-Benz dealership At least nine people were trapped under rubble after a building used as a Mercedes-Benz dealership collapsed during renovation....
09:36, 2019-05-16

Murray accepts Shanghai wildcard to prolong Asian swing "Former world number one Andy Murray will return to the Shanghai Masters for the first time since 2016 after the Briton was awarded a wildcard for th...
12:24, 2019-09-12

'A sort of eco-dictatorship': Shanghai grapples with strict new recycling laws Steep fines and social credit penalties face people violating complex waste sorting rules – but some say the answer is all about pigsFor the last two...
02:32, 2019-07-12

Tesla says Shanghai car fire caused by failed battery module BEIJING (AP) — Tesla says a fire in one of its cars in Shanghai was caused by the failure of a single battery module and investigators found no defec...
16:16, 2019-06-28

Watch: Medvedev continues stunning form to take Shanghai title "Daniil Medvedev won his second Masters 1000 title of the season and took his consecutive sets record to 18 with a straight-sets victory over Alexand...
13:40, 2019-10-13

Gen.G starts NBA 2K League team in Shanghai as it shoots for global esports presence Gen.G bridges esports organizations in the East and West with the announcement of a new Shanghai team in the NBA 2K League.Read More...
05:20, 2019-09-27

Gama Racing duo takes Lamborghini Super Trofeo Asia win in Shanghai Chris van der Drift and Evan Chen moved to within two points of the Lamborghini Super Trofeo Asia points lead after recording a fifth win of the year...
12:52, 2019-09-08

NYU Shanghai campus ‘self-censoring, politically neutral’ on Hong Kong: faculty School is back in session for NYU students in Shanghai, China, but one subject that won’t be on the syllabus is pro-democracy protests sweeping...
20:48, 2019-10-19

Proms 2019: Shanghai Orchestra plays Hey Jude in their debut performance The Chinese ensemble play The Beatles' Hey Jude as a "little gift" at their first-ever Prom....
14:20, 2019-09-02

Labour of luxury: the migrant workers who build high-end Shanghai – in pictures Photographer Jonathan Browning pictures Chinese migrant workers in front of advertising billboards for the projects they are helping to construct – o...
08:52, 2019-06-18

Shanghai Sacred: inside China's religious revival – photo essay Photographer and anthropologist Liz Hingley uncovers the spiritual landscape of China’s largest city, revealing the spaces and rituals of this cosmop...
08:36, 2019-06-20

Andy Murray falls to fiery second-round defeat at Shanghai Masters • Fabio Fognini edges to 7-6 (4), 2-6, 7-6 (2) victory over Scot• Murray wastes two match points but puts in promising displayOn a day when it was re...
20:20, 2019-10-08

Tottenham 1 Man Utd 2: Angel Gomes seals Shanghai win as friendly turns feisty Teenager Angel Gomes struck a late winner to ensure that Manchester United finished their pre-season tour of Australia and Asia with a 100% record fo...
15:28, 2019-07-25

Shanghai round-up: Djokovic sees off Shapovalov, Zverev and Tsitsipas advance "World number one Novak Djokovic swept Denis Shapovalov aside on a day of straight-set victories across the board at the Shanghai Masters."...
15:00, 2019-10-09

Marko Arnautovic scores on Shanghai SIPG debut after West Ham exit Marko Arnautovic headed home on his Chinese Super League debut on Sunday as defending champions Shanghai SIPG were held to a 2-2 draw by Chongqing Li...
19:28, 2019-07-21

Murray tells Fognini to 'shut up' during bad-tempered clash on court in Shanghai "Andy Murray lost his cool with Fabio Fognini at the worst possible moment during their Shanghai Masters clash and saw the match slip through his fin...
16:48, 2019-10-08

Angry Andy Murray knocked out of Shanghai Masters after missing two match points Andy Murray lost a fiery encounter with Fabio Fognini in the second round of the Shanghai Masters after twice failing to serve it out....
16:48, 2019-10-08

Man Utd vs Tottenham highlights in pictures: Pogba, Kane, Greenwood, Ndombele plus goals from Shanghai Manchester United and Tottenham face off in testing conditions in Shanghai as the Premier League rivals face off in the International Champions Cup....
14:24, 2019-07-25

Marko Arnautovic leaves West Ham after completing £23.3million move to Shanghai SIPG West Ham striker Marko Arnautovic has completed his move to Shanghai SIPG, ahead of a formal announcement early next week....
22:08, 2019-07-07

Man Utd taking proactive approach to avoid Tottenham pre-season friendly washout in Shanghai Manchester United have taken measures to ensure their clash with Tottenham in Shanghai is not called off due to the state of the pitch....
23:40, 2019-07-18

Nintendo and Tencent announce a press event for Switch launch on August 2 in Shanghai Nintendo and Tencent have announced a joint press conference about the launch of the Nintendo Switch in China. They have set the event for August 2 i...
09:24, 2019-07-24

Shanghai round-up: Djokovic sees off Shapovalov; Thiem, Zverev and Tsitsipas advance "World number one Novak Djokovic swept Denis Shapovalov aside on a day of straight-set victories across the board at the Shanghai Masters."...
16:20, 2019-10-09

Andy Murray explains why he was furious with Fabio Fognini at Shanghai Masters - video Andy Murray reacted angrily to what he described as 'noises' from his opponent, Fabio Fognini, when he was about to volley during their bad-tempered ...
13:20, 2019-10-09

Allen trounces Trump, Robertson breezes past Hawkins to reach Shanghai semis "Mark Allen put in a near-flawless performance to see off reigning world champion Judd Trump and advance to the Shanghai Masters semi-finals."...
13:36, 2019-09-12

Former West Ham star Marko Arnautovic hits out at European media during Shanghai SIPG unveiling Former West Ham striker Marko Arnautovic has hit out at the European media for his portrayal during his time in the Premier League....
16:36, 2019-07-11

Man Utd vs Tottenham highlights in pictures: Pogba, Kane, Sissoko, James, Martial and more goals from Shanghai Manchester United and Tottenham face off in testing conditions in Shanghai as the Premier League rivals face off in the International Champions Cup....
14:40, 2019-07-25

O'Sullivan pulls off stunning comeback, Allen trounces Trump to reach Shanghai semis "Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan was resurgent against Kyren Wilson, coming back from 5-1 down to triumph 6-5 and reach the Shanghai Masters semi-finals."...
18:16, 2019-09-12

Barcelona 1 Chelsea 2: Frank Lampard's Blues win Rakuten Cup clash as Pulisic and Griezmann start in Shanghai Tammy Abraham and Ross Barkley were on target as Chelsea concluded their tour of Japan with a 2-1 win over Barcelona in the Rakuten Cup in Saitama....
14:28, 2019-07-23

Tottenham stars Harry Kane, Dele Alli and Erik Lamela take on 100 kids in chaotic Shanghai match Three of Tottenham's biggest stars were presented with an usual challenge in Shanghai on Tuesday – a match against 100 children!...
13:56, 2019-07-23

NYC to Shanghai in 40 minutes: SpaceX's goal for point-to-point space travel UBS believes that, if the obstacles to point-to-point space travel can be overcome, the service would represent an annual market of more than $20 bil...
14:44, 2019-06-08

Man Utd vs Tottenham 'friendly' turns feisty as Sissoko, James, Pereira and Kane clash in Shanghai Manchester United and Tottenham players clashed in Shanghai as the two teams fought out the first half of their International Champions Cup clash in ...
15:04, 2019-07-25

Iraqi PM says he wants to end tensions between Iran and US BAGHDAD (AP) — State-run Iraqi media is quoting Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi as saying that Baghdad will send delegations to the U.S. and Iran to ...
15:32, 2019-05-21

Why tensions are heating up in the U.S. migrant crisis, once again Amid ongoing criticism of the Trump administration, migrants are coming to the U.S. in record numbers....
22:56, 2019-07-02

China says war with US would be a disaster as tensions mount Defence minister Wei Fenghe said China would ‘fight to the end’ on trade issues but was open to talksChinese defence minister Wei Fenghe criticised t...
05:40, 2019-06-02

Renault-Nissan Tensions Somehow Got Even Worse Everything is falling apart for Renault-Nissan, more tariff threats, more Brexit fallout, more alleged corruption in the Trump administration, and ba...
15:48, 2019-06-10

Clasico set for postponement over Catalan political tensions "It is expected that the Clasico between Real Madrid and Barcelona, due to be held on October 26 against a backdrop of political unrest in Catalunya,...
10:16, 2019-10-18

Iranians 'stuck in a vicious cycle' over US tensions Tensions are running high in the Persian Gulf after Iran warned that it will increase its enrichment of uranium to "any amount that we want," startin...
15:08, 2019-07-05

Iran-US tensions are reaching new heights – and neither is likely to blink Long-term standoff threatens to turn into crisis after alleged sabotage of two Saudi tankers A festering four-year war, crippling sanctions, threats ...
18:36, 2019-05-13

Iran renews threats against US as tensions escalate Iran has renewed its threats against the United States on Saturday, saying that it will not permit its borders to be violated. “Iran will firml...
17:08, 2019-06-22

Tensions run high after Iran shoots down US drone The US has confirmed that Iran's Revolutionary Guards shot down a maritime surveillance drone, but denied that it had been flying over Iranian airspa...
19:24, 2019-06-20

Mattis says diplomacy is key to solving tensions between the US and Iran Former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis spoke out on rising tensions between the U.S. and Iran, urging diplomacy rather than military aggression....
01:36, 2019-05-22

U.S. is ‘escalating’ tensions with missile test, Russia says Turkey’s ejection from F-35 is a warning to other countries — ISIS is down, but far from out...
16:24, 2019-08-20

Key events raising tensions in the Persian Gulf Tensions between the United States and Iran have soared in recent weeks, with Washington dispatching warships and bombers to the Persian Gulf, and Te...
19:28, 2019-05-20

Putin uses G-20 to strengthen alliances, soothe tensions OSAKA, Japan (AP) — Russia’s President Vladimir Putin is using a series of talks with global leaders at the Group of 20 summit to strengthen ol...
12:32, 2019-06-28

Canada-China tensions: Why they began and what’s happened since Tensions have been rising since December 2018, when Canada arrested Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of Chinese telecommunications giant Hua...
20:16, 2019-06-27

Nintendo responds to trade tensions between US and China Gaming giant Nintendo to move production of its hugely popular Switch consoles from China to Vietnam amid trade tensions....
21:12, 2019-07-12

US imposes new sanctions on Iran as tensions escalate WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is announcing new sanctions on Iran as tensions escalate between Washington and Tehran. President Donald Trump is...
21:12, 2019-05-08

German FM in Iraq to address regional tensions BAGHDAD (AP) — German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas is in Iraq as part of a wider trip to the Middle East seeking to de-escalate tensions between Iran ...
12:00, 2019-06-08

France calls for easing of tensions with Russia The French foreign minister has called during a Moscow visit for better ties with Russia. Relations between Europe and Russia have been strained sinc...
15:48, 2019-09-09

Nuclear changes, more troops heighten US-Iran tensions WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. and Iran edged toward a flashpoint Monday as Tehran announced it was breaking compliance with the accord that keeps it fro...
06:24, 2019-06-18

Stocks tumble as US-China tensions escalate AP Stocks traded lower on Friday after Bloomberg reported that the White House is mulling restrictions to US investment in China. The White House i...
22:32, 2019-09-27

Iran levels new threats against US as tensions escalate Iran’s foreign minister warned Washington on Monday that “whoever starts a war with us will not be the one who finishes it” — the latest salvo came a...
18:52, 2019-06-10

Iranian official taunts Trump with 9/11 jab as tensions rise A top Iranian official taunted the Trump administration with 9/11 imagery Saturday, making a cruel reference to the attacks on the 2001 World Trade C...
04:12, 2019-05-19

India-US trade tensions threaten the ties that bind The US and India are long-standing allies, and trade is an important part of the relationship. However, a row over market access and tariffs has esca...
16:28, 2019-06-17

Iran says it will destroy any aggressor as tensions build in Gulf Iran’s foreign minister not confident war can be avoided, but promises any conflict will not be ‘limited’Iran has threatened to pursue and destroy an...
04:16, 2019-09-22

Iraq walks Iran-US tightrope as tensions escalate The United States claims militia with ties to Iran are planning attacks against its personnel in Iraq. Whether true or not, tensions between Iran and...
03:28, 2019-05-16

Japan PM Shinzo Abe in Tehran to defuse US-Iran tensions Shinzo Abe is the first Japanese prime minister to visit Iran in over four decades. The trip comes amid escalating tensions in the Persian Gulf, as t...
16:56, 2019-06-12

Iran-US tensions flare in the Persian Gulf: What's at stake The US has blamed Iran for attacks on oil tankers in the Persian Gulf — a claim Iran denies. The dispute has raised concerns of a new conflict in the...
18:32, 2019-06-15

Trump again stokes China tensions with ‘national emergency’ President Trump on Wednesday declared a “national emergency” to protect American communications networks — a move that gives the feds broad powers to...
23:36, 2019-05-15

Trump calls China trade tensions a ‘little squabble’ WASHINGTON – President Trump needled China in the ongoing trade war, labeling it a “little squabble.” But he said the US was in a better positi...
19:32, 2019-05-14

As US tensions with Iran simmer, unrest is boiling over next door Associated Press Protests against corruption and lack of services have roiled Iraq in recent days, claiming the lives of more than 30 people. The unr...
18:32, 2019-10-04

Pentagon chief focuses on China despite Mideast tensions JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Tensions may be high in the Middle East, but the man chosen by President Donald Trump to run the Pentagon is turning his fo...
17:52, 2019-05-29

Serbia-Montenegro church row fuels Balkan tensions BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — A Serb official has branded Montenegro a “criminal” state and threatened a “fierce” response over the...
13:08, 2019-06-19

‘Call me,’ Trump tells Iran as tensions flare WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has a message for Iran’s leaders as tensions flare over the Islamic Republic’s nuclear program: ...
23:20, 2019-05-09

The Latest: Oman says it’s working to ease US-Iran tensions ISLAMABAD (AP) — The Latest on developments in the Persian Gulf region and elsewhere in the Mideast amid heightened tensions between the U.S. and Ira...
10:00, 2019-05-24

US labels China a currency manipulator as tensions flare First such move since 1994 fulfills Trump campaign promise and comes as stock markets fallThe US has labeled China a currency manipulator, in a move ...
02:16, 2019-08-06

Marriott CEO: Chinese travelers 'don't feel as welcome' in the US due to trade tensions That apprehension is "affecting the coastal markets," such as New York and Los Angeles, the most, says Marriott's Arne Sorenson....
12:20, 2019-06-04

Pompeo, Swiss FM in talks likely dominated by Iran tensions BELLINZONA, Switzerland (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is holding talks with his Swiss counterpart that are expected to focus on Iran. Am...
11:36, 2019-06-02

Pompeo visits Germany as tensions rise between US, Iran BERLIN (AP) — Mike Pompeo is making his first visit to Germany as secretary of state at the start of a four-nation European trip as tensions rise bet...
08:48, 2019-05-31

China downplays tensions over Trump’s tariffs threat China played down tensions with the US after President Trump threatened in a tweet to impose a new round of tariffs on Chinese goods, and confirmed t...
15:32, 2019-05-07

NFL Network shows slashed, tensions rise after $20M cuts The NFL Network is being forced to cut $20 million out of its projected budget and, in the process, already has eliminated at least five shows, inclu...
18:24, 2019-05-08

As tensions with Iran escalate, the Pentagon says little to the news media The U.S. military holds its first news briefing after more than a year, but officials wouldn’t take reporters’ questions....
03:36, 2019-06-21

Dow plunges 500 points as US-China trade tensions escalate The Dow plunged more than 500 points on Tuesday as investors grew jittery over President Trump’s threats to slap new tariffs on Chinese goods. ...
20:00, 2019-05-07

New report shows 41 million displaced by conflict, tensions GENEVA (AP) — A leading advocacy group for refugees estimates a record 41 million people have been displaced within their countries, with many forced...
11:00, 2019-05-10

IMF warns of trade tensions in global outlook downgrade With uncertainty on the horizon, the IMF has downgraded its outlook for the world's economic output. It warned that US tariffs on European cars, a no...
18:04, 2019-07-23

Hollywood Invested Big in Georgia. A New Abortion Law Is Causing Some Tensions. While some actors and directors have called for a boycott of the state, the film industry as a whole is treading carefully on the issue....
11:36, 2019-05-23

Stock futures slip as trade tensions weigh US stock index futures fell on Tuesday, as Washington’s new round of tariffs on some Chinese goods kicked in and after a report that officials from b...
16:00, 2019-09-03

G20 finance leaders agree trade tensions have 'intensified' World financial leaders are meeting in Japan amid increasing trade and geopolitical tensions. Following rocky negotiations, they have reportedly pled...
06:56, 2019-06-09

Mitt Romney says war with Iran is 'not going to happen' despite rising tensions Iran major says Iran was not pursuing war eitherOpinion: Trump supporters don’t want war with IranMitt Romney has joined the commander of the Revolu...
16:56, 2019-05-19

Iran seizes new tanker in Gulf as tensions with US soar IRAN has seized another foreign tanker in the Gulf as tensions with the US and UK spiral out of control, according to its state media....
14:52, 2019-08-04

Hong Kong braces for fresh protests as tensions mount Members of China's paramilitary police practiced crowd control in a stadium near Hong Kong as the city prepared for a new wave of protests. Activists...
07:00, 2019-08-17

Two oil tankers attacked as tensions escalate over major shipping lane The culprits of the attack are unclear, but the U.S. has blamed Iran for disabling four other oil tankers in May....
14:16, 2019-06-13

Iranian Hackers Launch a New US-Targeted Campaign as Tensions Mount Three cybersecurity firms have identified phishing attacks stemming from Iran—that may lay the groundwork for something more destructive....
00:24, 2019-06-21

Yen, franc firm as trade tensions fester; pound sinks The Japanese yen and the Swiss franc firmed on Wednesday as risk appetite remained weak in the backdrop of festering trade tensions between the Unite...
11:08, 2019-05-22

UK factories suffer from Brexit and trade war tensions - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsIntroduction: Can policymakers avoid recession?Germany could be sliding into recessionTrump...
13:36, 2019-08-20

Pompeo to Europe to seek backing, easing of Iran tensions WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is seeking European support and a potential diplomatic climb-down to ease rising tensions between th...
19:32, 2019-05-30

Exhibition 'Utopia and Demise' shows tensions in East German art Paintings, East German-style: 30 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, the Düsseldorf Kunstpalast museum showcases art from Germany's formerly Com...
15:24, 2019-09-05

Emmanuel Macron floats plan at G7 to defuse Iran tensions Trump noncommittal about easing oil embargo in return for compliance with nuclear dealEmmanuel Macron, the French president, has floated a plan at th...
14:08, 2019-08-25

Trump lunches with Emmanuel Macron before G-7 as trade tensions rise President Trump sat down for a hastily arranged lunch with French President Emmanuel Macron Saturday less than an hour after arriving in Biarritz, Fr...
17:32, 2019-08-24

US briefing: Harris tops second debate, G20 tensions and supreme court Friday’s top story: Kamala Harris takes Biden to task over race in key debate exchange. Plus, the Guatemalan pastors helping smuggle people to the US...
14:28, 2019-06-28

U.S. cautions airlines flying over Middle East after tensions with Iran The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is advising commercial airlines flying over the Persian Gulf and Gulf of Oman to use caution in the wake of ...
21:56, 2019-05-18

Boxing between countries: Andy Ruiz Jr rises above US-Mexico tensions While Andy Ruiz Jr is the first Mexican heavyweight champion, he is not the first bicultural boxer to rise to prominence during a time of political t...
12:40, 2019-06-09

Trump calls Iran a ‘very mixed-up’ country as tensions grow Calling Iran a “very mixed-up country,” President Trump said Monday he isn’t sure where the US stands with the Islamic Republic — c...
23:04, 2019-07-22

US labels China a currency manipulator as trade tensions flare First such move since 1994 fulfills Trump campaign promise and comes as stock markets fall The US has labeled China a currency manipulator, in a move...
08:08, 2019-08-06

Tensions rise between humans, mythical creatures in new Carnival Row trailer Orlando Bloom and Cara Delevingne star in Amazon Prime's neo-Victorian noir-fantasy series Carnival Row. Mythical creatures fleeing their war-torn ...
23:32, 2019-08-06

US-China tensions are threatening an undersea internet cable between the two countries In yet another byproduct of continued tensions between the US and China, a national security review is reportedly scrutinizing an undersea internet c...
06:16, 2019-08-29

Trade tensions, India tariffs put California almonds at risk MODESTO, Calif. (AP) — California supplies 82% of the world’s almonds, and India is the state’s biggest buyer. Now the future of that mar...
19:36, 2019-06-27

Mounting tensions with Iran, China leave oil prices in flux NEW YORK (AP) — A rare mix of geopolitical tensions in the Middle East and China is tugging oil prices in opposite directions and creating uncertaint...
21:56, 2019-05-17

Tensions forces evacuation of Syrian refugee camp in Lebanon DEIR AL-AHMAR, Lebanon (AP) — Dozens of Syrian refugees have dismantled their tents in a camp they lived in for years in eastern Lebanon after author...
17:12, 2019-06-09

Kashmir parents keep children out of school as tensions remain high Many fear further unrest after violent clashes between Indian police and protestersClassrooms in Indian-administered Kashmir were mostly empty on Mon...
18:28, 2019-08-19

India imposes communications blackout as tensions rise in Kashmir SRINAGAR, India — The lives of millions in the Indian-controlled portion of Kashmir have been upended since New Delhi imposed an unprecedented securi...
12:40, 2019-08-08

The Latest: Tensions flare over Sandra Bland cellphone video AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on newly emerged cellphone video of Sandra Bland’s 2015 traffic stop in Texas (all times local): 9:30 a.m. Texa...
17:12, 2019-05-24

Iranian minister accuses US of inflaming tensions in Persian Gulf ​Iran’s foreign minister on Monday blamed the US for turning the Persian Gulf into a “matchbox ready to ignite” by bolstering its m...
18:28, 2019-08-12

Iran claims it has seized third oil tanker in Gulf as tensions with US rise State media says vessel was taken on Wednesday carrying a cargo of 700,000 litresIran claims it has seized a third foreign oil tanker in the Gulf in ...
22:16, 2019-08-04

Serbia, Kosovo urged to ease tensions by NATO countries Germany, France, Italy, Britain and the United States are seeking compromise over tensions between Serbia and Kosovo. Both are seeking EU accession....
18:56, 2019-08-13

Syria: Turkey and US reach deal to manage tensions over Kurds Joint operation centre agreement follows Ankara threats to launch offensive against YPGTurkey and the US have agreed to establish a joint operation c...
19:12, 2019-08-07

Russia accuses US of stoking military tensions with missile test Russia has sharply criticized the US for ramping up military tensions by testing a ground-launched, medium-range cruise missile weeks after withdrawi...
13:44, 2019-08-20

US briefing: China trade war, Iran tensions and Philippine election Monday’s top story: markets dip as investors brace for China’s retaliation to US tariffs. Plus, a farewell to Veep, the funniest, sweariest show on T...
15:44, 2019-05-13

Chinese government cancels Nets’ event as tensions grow SHANGHAI — The Nets came to China to help grow their footprint and set down roots in a huge basketball-mad market. But their first appearance on this...
09:08, 2019-10-08

Stocks tumble as political and trade tensions unnerve traders Reuters Stocks traded lower on Thursday as investors grappled with a whistleblower complaint against President Trump and growing uncertainty in the ...
22:28, 2019-09-26

US-Iran tensions rise ahead of anniversary of deal pullout DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — White House’s sudden announcement that a U.S. aircraft carrier would be deployed in the Persian Gulf to coun...
08:20, 2019-05-07

Exclusive: Trade tensions put energy transition at risk - BP chairman Trade tensions risk throwing the global economy's transition to greener energy into disarray and could hurt energy companies' preparations towards it...
13:44, 2019-06-27

Tensions flare up in Bavarian asylum center after Nigerian dies Asylum seekers pelted police officers with stones and glass bottles in the Bavarian city of Regensburg as police were trying to extract a dead body. ...
02:40, 2019-05-12

Hong Kong police and demonstrators clash as tensions escalate Confrontations come in run-up to 70th anniversary of People’s Republic of ChinaProtesters and police have clashed in Hong Kong in another weekend of ...
20:40, 2019-09-22

Trump urges UK to join 'third Gulf War' as tensions with Iran rise EXCLUSIVE: Boris Johnson is understood to be considering various options but is wary of being dragged into unnecessary conflict...
23:36, 2019-09-21

Iran's Revolutionary Guard ready for 'any scenario' as tensions escalate Iran's Revolutionary Guard has said it is "ready for any scenario" and will retaliate if Iran is targeted. The warning came as the US approved the de...
20:20, 2019-09-21

Trade tensions escalate as the US and China barrel toward tariff hikes Kevin Lamarque/Reuters The US and China have seen trade tensions rise rapidly in recent days. That has cast uncertainty on whether the world's larges...
18:28, 2019-10-08

US orders American civilians out of Iraq as tensions with Iran escalate HOW MANY TROOPS?: One thing seems clear this morning. The Pentagon has drawn up contingency plans to deploy thousands more U.S. troops to the Persian...
13:28, 2019-05-15

Israel general warns it is approaching ‘level of war’ with Iran as tensions rage Brigadier General Dror Shalom said 'we are starting to approach the level of war' and its "only a matter of time"...
16:40, 2019-09-26

Iran to partially withdraw from nuclear deal as tensions with U.S. rise: reports Iran on Wednesday is expected to announce it is partially withdrawing from the nuclear deal it struck with world powers, a year to the day that Presi...
23:00, 2019-05-07

Markets volatile as US-China trade tensions intensify - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as crunch trade talks weigh on marketsLatest: Talks WILL take place this weekIntroduction...
09:28, 2019-05-07

Here's the heavy US and UK naval firepower ready near Iran if the tanker tensions boil over US Navy Lt. j.g. David Babka Iran on Friday says it seized a British-owned oil tanker and its crew, amid reports it diverted a second British tanker...
23:48, 2019-07-19

Iran vows strike on US military bases as tensions escalate in Gulf IRAN has vowed to strike US military bases as tensions escalate to dangerous new heights in the Gulf....
23:56, 2019-07-24

As tensions escalate with Iran, Pompeo briefs Iraq on the threat to US forces POMPEO’S SURPRISE SIDE TRIP: With tensions rising between the United States and Iran, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo abruptly canceled a stop in Germ...
13:32, 2019-05-08

Trade war tensions send China's yuan to 11-year low – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news 9.38am BST The trade war has certainly left its mark on Germany’s economy. Related: German...
11:04, 2019-08-27

Trump slammed Japan for having a ‘substantial edge’ over the US on trade as tensions simmer Jonathan Ernst/Reuters President Donald Trump said Japan had a "substantial edge" over the US on trade while speaking to business leaders in Tokyo. ...
22:36, 2019-05-25

China open to 'partial trade deal' with US, as tensions rise – as it happened Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as hopes of a trade war breakthrough this week grip marketsLatest: China open to ‘partial...
17:32, 2019-10-09

Heightened tensions between Turks and Kurds on German amateur football pitches A military salute by Turkish players at an international against Albania has spilled over onto Germany’s amateur pitches. Regional associations are t...
15:28, 2019-10-16

Guterres appeals for ‘maximum restraint’ over Jammu and Kashmir, as tensions rise The UN Secretary-General António Guterres appealed for ‘maximum restraint’ over the territory of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday, which has been disput...
23:28, 2019-08-08

Labor tensions flare at American Airlines over hundreds of canceled flights American Airlines wants the union representing its mechanics to cover the airlines' financial losses from hundreds of flight cancellations that ...
20:16, 2019-08-14

US briefing: Iran tensions, racist chants and Kyoto Animation fire Friday’s top story: Tehran denies that US shot down its drone in strait of Hormuz. Plus, the Cats movie trailer is trending for all the wrong reasons...
13:56, 2019-07-19

BREAKING: Iran 'shoots down' US drone as tensions continue to flare in Gulf THERE are reports a US drone has been shot down by Iranian forces as tensions continue to escalate in the Persian Gulf....
05:16, 2019-06-20

Pentagon to deploy 500 troops to Saudi Arabia as tensions with Iran escalate The United States is sending troops and other military equipment to Saudi Arabia as tensions flare with Iran, the Pentagon announced late Friday....
18:28, 2019-07-20

Main priority is to de-escalate U.S.-Iran tensions: France foreign minister French President Emmanuel Macron is due to meet British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, whose countries are also pa...
00:40, 2019-09-23

Kashmir: First protestor confirmed dead as tensions rise between India and Pakistan A teenager in Kashmir was on Wednesday confirmed dead after being injured while protesting India's removal of the region's special status. The future...
20:28, 2019-09-04

Matteo Salvini seeks closer Washington ties as EU tensions rise Politician aims to establish Italy as America’s ‘most important’ European partner Matteo Salvini is striving for Italy to become “the main partner” o...
14:52, 2019-06-17

Trump signs trade deal with Japan as tensions escalate with China and the EU Andrew Harnik/Associated Press President Donald Trump signed a final trade agreement with Japan on Monday. The deal would reopen some of the markets ...
22:52, 2019-10-07

Vladimir Putin stirs Russia-Ukraine tensions with passport offer Just as Ukraine is set for a new leader, Russia has offered passports to millions of Ukrainians. Experts say Moscow wants to cement power over occupi...
19:32, 2019-05-03

Arctic tensions as Denmark warns Russia it will send in fighter jets DENMARK has warned it is poised to send in fighter jets if Russia encroaches on key territory around the Arctic....
16:12, 2019-05-21

US briefing: Trump's taxes, China razes mosques and Arctic tensions Tuesday’s top story: Treasury denies ‘unprecedented’ congressional request for president’s tax returns. Plus, how beef changed AmericaSubscribe now t...
12:40, 2019-05-07

US resident imprisoned in Iran suggests release served to de-escalate tensions Nizar Zakka denied reports his release was part of a wider deal after arriving in his native Lebanon A Lebanese man who had been imprisoned in Iran f...
00:12, 2019-06-12

Measles Outbreak: Tensions Rise as New York City Steps Up Response An order to require immunizations in the ultra-Orthodox Jewish community seemed to mobilize vaccine skeptics. Others worried that the effort did not ...
01:20, 2019-04-12

Iran warns it is ready to enrich uranium among rising global tensions Iran is ready to enrich uranium beyond the level set by Tehran's 2015 nuclear deal, a top aide to the country's supreme leader has warned....
14:32, 2019-07-06

Iranian tensions push oil higher as bitcoin smashes through $11,000 - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsOil hits three-week high as Iran tensions buildDonald Trump pledges more sanctions on Irani...
10:04, 2019-06-24

Trump should use trade tensions with China to emphasize human rights, Pelosi says President Trump must use ongoing U.S. trade fights with China to move the communist country toward honoring human rights at home, House Speaker Nancy...
18:16, 2019-06-04

Buttigieg grilled over racial tensions in South Bend following police shooting "My community is in anguish right now because of officer-involved shooting. A black man, Eric Logan, killed by a white officer," the mayor known as M...
06:48, 2019-06-28

Iran asks West to leave Persian Gulf as tensions heightened TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s president called Sunday on Western powers to leave the security of the Persian Gulf to regional nations led by Tehran, cri...
19:20, 2019-09-22

Donald Trump says he would send ‘120,000 troops to fight Iran’ as tensions grow DONALD Trump has said he would send soldiers to the Middle East amid reports the US is preparing to deploy 120,000 troops and fears of conflict with ...
21:44, 2019-05-14

Hong Kong protesters storm government building as tensions rise Hong Kong protesters on Monday marked the 22nd anniversary of the city’s return to Chinese rule by bursting into the legislative building amid widesp...
17:32, 2019-07-01

Israel readies troops as US and Iran tensions reach boiling point ISRAEL is preparing its military for war in case it needs to wade into a confrontation between the US and Iran....
20:52, 2019-07-02

Russia, China accuse US of stoking military tensions with missile test Russia and China have sharply criticized the US for ramping up military tensions by testing a ground-launched, medium-range cruise missile weeks afte...
18:24, 2019-08-20

US warns airliners flying in Persian Gulf as Iran tensions escalate DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — U.S. diplomats warned Saturday that commercial airliners flying over the wider Persian Gulf faced a risk of being ̶...
10:52, 2019-05-18

Protesters set fire to parliament building in West Papua as tensions mount Spark for the latest unrest related to simmering separatist movement appears to have been detention of scores of Papuan students Protestors in the We...
12:20, 2019-08-19

Secret review into soaring NSW land clearing set to spark cabinet tensions Exclusive: independent review will add to disagreements between Liberals and Nationals over environmental issues A highly secret government-commissio...
12:04, 2019-09-13

G7 leaders end summit with a focus on U.S-China trade tensions, climate, Iran G7 leaders closed the 2019 summit with a focus on trade tensions between China and the United States, climate change and relations with Iran....
20:44, 2019-08-26

iPhone production could leave China if trade tensions rise, Foxconn says Production of Apple iPhones bound for the U.S. could be shifted out of China should the trade war between the U.S. and Beijing continue to escalate, ...
22:08, 2019-06-11

Trade war worries weigh on markets as US-China tensions rise – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as hopes of a trade war breakthrough this week fadeIntroduction: trade talks resume, but ...
10:04, 2019-10-09

A dangerously hot climate, simmering political tensions: ‘This is not the summer of our youth,’ UN chief warns Global warming and rising political tensions are dangerous and avoidable, Secretary-General António Guterres told reports on Thursday, previewing the...
19:52, 2019-08-01

Tensions rise as U.K. lawmakers try to block Boris Johnson’s no-deal Brexit plans The House of Commons was set to confront Johnson over his insistence that the U.K. leave the EU on Oct. 31 even without a withdrawal agreement....
15:48, 2019-09-04

Carrie Lam to begin speaking with Hong Kong community to ease tensions, violence Lam, who is under pressure from Beijing to defuse the public anger stirring the protests, said the dialogue sessions would be as open as possible, wi...
06:16, 2019-09-17

G-20 finance leaders say trade, other tensions “intensifying,” pledge action to counter risks. FUKUOKA, Japan (AP) — G-20 finance leaders say trade, other tensions “intensifying,” pledge action to counter risks....
11:36, 2019-06-09

Iran says it has shot down US drone as missile strike in Saudi Arabia raises tensions Relations strained after US blamed Iran for an attack on two tankers last week in the Gulf of Oman US President Donald Trump has been briefed on the ...
06:48, 2019-06-20

Stocks tumble as trade tensions flare days before high-level talks Reuters Stocks traded lower on Tuesday as trade tensions escalated just days before the US and China are set to resume high-level trade negotiations....
18:28, 2019-10-08

US seizes North Korean cargo ship for violating sanctions as tensions rise The US has seized a North Korean cargo ship as tensions between the two countries continue to escalate....
09:12, 2019-05-10

Has Pochettino’s dinner date with Levy eased the Tottenham tensions? | David Hytner Manager’s admission before Arsenal trip that he and Levy have been at odds is exemplified by Jack Clarke’s transferTo Daniel Levy, the numbers added ...
19:20, 2019-08-30

US government unveils new North Korean hacking tool as tensions continue to rise The Department of Homeland Security and the FBI on Thursday publicly identified a new North Korean malware capable of funneling information from a vi...
03:28, 2019-05-10

German foreign minister arrives in Iraq, seeks to address regional tensions German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas arrived in Iraq on Saturday as part of a wider trip to the Middle East seeking to de-escalate tensions between Ira...
14:08, 2019-06-08

Germany, Netherlands stop training Iraqi soldiers as tensions rise between US-Iran Germany and the Netherlands have halted all training missions in Iraq as tensions continue to rise between the US and Iran, which supports proxy mili...
00:52, 2019-05-16

Seesaws installed at US-Mexican border for children to play together in defiance of immigration tensions Bright pink seesaws have been installed across the US-Mexico border in a playful show of unity in defiance of immigration tensions....
17:36, 2019-07-30

Unsubstantiated claims Muslim doctor sterilized women raise tensions in Sri Lanka On May 23 Sri Lankan newspaper Divaina, known for its nationalist stance, published a front page article alleging a Muslim doctor had secretly steril...
16:08, 2019-06-06

Gold hits six-year high as geopolitical tensions bubble - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsIntroduction: Gold leaps to six-year highIranian tensions and trade war fears worry investo...
09:04, 2019-06-25

At a Time of Rising India-Pakistan Tensions, Hotel Mumbai Has a Powerful Message Hotel Mumbai, the thriller recounting the siege of the Taj Hotel by terrorists in 2008, offers a dramatic story as well as a foreign policy lesson. T...
16:16, 2019-04-09

China open to 'partial trade deal' with US, as tensions rise – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as hopes of a trade war breakthrough this week fadeBank of England: trade war is hurting ...
11:41, 2019-10-09

Trump says he stopped airstrike on Iran in latest escalation of tensions – video report Donald Trump has said the US air force was 'cocked and loaded' to attack three Iranian targets, but he withdrew the order with 10 minutes to spare af...
23:12, 2019-06-21

La Liga hoping to switch Clasico venue to Bernabeu to avoid Catalan tensions "La Liga has confirmed that it hopes to switch the venue for the upcoming Barcelona - Real Madrid clash to the Santiago Bernabeu due to rising Catala...
13:56, 2019-10-16

Train service linking India and Pakistan suspended over rising Kashmir tensions Pakistan has suspended a rail service linking it to India as tensions rise over the contested Kashmir region....
17:52, 2019-08-08

Oil and bitcoin rally as Middle East tensions drive markets – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsIntroduction: Oil and bitcoin rally in nervous marketsBrent crude at $66/barrel for first t...
09:20, 2019-06-26

Cathay Pacific CEO resigns as Hong Kong tensions lead to Beijing pressure Cathay Pacific, an emblem of the city, was blindsided last week when China's aviation regulator demanded it suspend staff supporting the movement....
16:36, 2019-08-16

US video ‘shows Iran removing unexploded mine from tanker’ as WW3 tensions mount A US official has claimed it has a video showing Iran’s military removing an unexploded mine from the side of a Japanese tanker, as tensions reach br...
05:32, 2019-06-14

Trade tensions have hit cargo demand in Asia, but there's a silver lining for regional airlines Ongoing U.S.-China trade tensions are negatively affecting air cargo demand — but the passenger side of the business is much more positive for Asian ...
12:20, 2019-06-04

Apple's new hardware is set to hit the market next month; shares fall as trade tensions rise (AAPL) Apple (AAPL -5%) is trading lower along with the broader market as trade tensions with China escalat...
21:36, 2019-08-23

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas in Middle East bid to ease US-Iran tensions The top German diplomat will travel to Iran seeking ways to salvage the 2015 Iran nuclear deal. Heiko Maas's four-day Middle East trip comes amid hei...
11:28, 2019-06-08

Apple health team faces departures as tensions rise over differing visions for the future Some Apple employees have become disillusioned with the group's culture, where some have thrived while others feel sidelined....
20:00, 2019-08-20

UN Security Council discusses Kashmir, China urges India and Pakistan to ease tensions The Security Council met to consider the volatile situation surrounding Indian and Pakistani-administered Kashmir on Friday, addressing the issue dir...
00:20, 2019-08-17

Iran commander BOASTS United States 'won't dare' attack country as war tensions rise AN IRANIAN military commander has claimed the United States wouldn't dare to attack his country in a fiery speech....
07:20, 2019-05-23

Venezuelan lawmaker says No. 2 leader of Venezuela’s opposition-controlled congress is arrested as tensions mount CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan lawmaker says No. 2 leader of Venezuela’s opposition-controlled congress is arrested as tensions mount....
02:32, 2019-05-09

Elite Royal Navy Marines sent to Gulf as tensions between US and Iran reach breaking point DOZENS of British Marines have been sent to the Gulf for a scheduled training exercise following the attack on two oil tankers in the region....
05:16, 2019-06-16

Hate speech exacerbating societal, racial tensions with ‘deadly consequences around the world’, say UN experts Hate speech, both online and offline, has “exacerbated societal and racial tensions, inciting attacks with deadly consequences around the world”, acc...
22:16, 2019-09-23

Brexit news LIVE: Tensions mount as Dominic Cummings dismisses concerns over PM's language Boris Johnson's de facto chief of staff has risked increasing tensions in Whitehall by dismissing concerns from MPs over the effects of the Prime Min...
08:04, 2019-09-27

Trump’s tariff increase on $200 billion in Chinese imports takes effect, heightening US tensions with Beijing BEIJING (AP) — Trump’s tariff increase on $200 billion in Chinese imports takes effect, heightening US tensions with Beijing....
06:20, 2019-05-10

Worsening trade tensions between US and China rattle stock market, sending Dow Jones Industrial Average down 473 points NEW YORK (AP) — Worsening trade tensions between US and China rattle stock market, sending Dow Jones Industrial Average down 473 points....
22:36, 2019-05-07

As US tensions grow, Iran supreme leader says president, FM didn’t act as he wished in implementing 2015 nuclear deal TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — As US tensions grow, Iran supreme leader says president, FM didn’t act as he wished in implementing 2015 nuclear deal ....
20:48, 2019-05-22

Shinzo Abe arrives in Tehran to ease US-Iran tensions, first Japanese premier to visit since 1979 Islamic Revolution TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Shinzo Abe arrives in Tehran to ease US-Iran tensions, first Japanese premier to visit since 1979 Islamic Revolution....
14:00, 2019-06-12

Sri Lankan authorities must work ‘vigorously’ to ease simmering ethno-religious tensions, urges UN rights expert A United Nations human rights expert warned on Monday that Sri Lankan authorities must take urgent action to strengthen respect for freedom of religi...
20:52, 2019-08-26

Scores killed in ‘barbaric’ attack on Mali village, UN chief urges restraint, calls for ‘dialogue’ to resolve tensions Nearly 100 people were reportedly killed during an attack on a traditional Dogon hunters’ village in Mali on Sunday, prompting a call from UN chief A...
22:52, 2019-06-10

Jeremy Hunt launches fresh diplomatic bid to prevent Iran nuclear deal unravelling and ease tensions in the Gulf Jeremy Hunt is to launch a fresh diplomatic bid to prevent the Iran nuclear deal unravelling and to ease tensions in the Gulf....
23:40, 2019-07-14

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: Libya civil war, African displacement, global trade tensions, terrorists’ children ‘secretly detained’, and more Tuesday’s stories include: Libya facing “permanent division”, regional war; Africa event highlights forcible displacement; terrorists’ children ‘secr...
22:24, 2019-05-21

Broadcom leading chips lower as trade tensions lead to broad-based slowdown in chip demand (AVGO) Broadcom (AVGO 263.47, -18.14, -6.4%) is leading chip stocks lower after missing second quarter reve...
20:48, 2019-06-14

Hong Kong protests latest: Clashes break out as tensions rise ahead of Chinese regime's 70th anniversary Clashes broke out in Hong Kong today as police unleashed tear gas and pepper spray at protesters, causing chaos throughout the city....
17:24, 2019-09-29

North Korea fires ‘projectiles’, South Korea says stop raising tensions SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea fired several “unidentified short-range projectiles” into the sea off its east coast on Saturday, prompting South...
17:40, 2019-05-04

Iran 'shoots down US spy drone' as tensions escalate over attack on oil tankers Iran has reportedly shot down a US "spy" drone that entered its airspace amid heightened tensions between the countries....
06:12, 2019-06-20

Iran 'reckless' and must de-escalate, says Defence Secretary as tensions with US rise The Defence Secretary has said Iran has been "reckless" and must de-escalate as she warned the dangers of miscalculations being made are very high....
04:36, 2019-06-25

North Korea fires two more missiles into sea as tensions rise over US-South Korea military exercises North Korea has fired two more missiles into the sea in Kim Jong-un's fourth launch within two weeks....
01:28, 2019-08-06

Global economy: ‘we must do everything possible’ to avoid global ‘fracture’ caused by US-China tensions, urges Guterres Tensions around global trade and technology continue to rise and the international community needs to “do everything possible” to prevent the world b...
01:52, 2019-10-20

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says he, Iran’s president ‘bluntly discussed’ how to reduce Iran-US tensions TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says he, Iran’s president ‘bluntly discussed’ how to reduce Iran-US tensions...
19:16, 2019-06-12

Friday's Daily Brief: Desertification summit, Dorian death toll rising, UN project eases Mali tensions, Yemen funding crisis, hope for Cameroon A recap of Friday’s main stories: Desertification solutions can ease other world woes; Dorian death toll expected to rise; UN moves to ease communal ...
23:44, 2019-09-06

Threat level raised to 'critical' for British ships in Iranian waters as tensions rise Britain has raised the security alert to British ships in Iranian waters in the Gulf to its highest level, it has emerged....
01:20, 2019-07-12

Priyanka Chopra defends 'victory to India' tweet after being accused of stoking Pakistan and Kashmir tensions Actress Priyanka Chopra was confronted at a beauty event in Los Angeles over a tweet in which she appeared to praise Indian military strikes in Pakis...
14:28, 2019-08-12

'Brexit tensions partly to blame,' charity claims, as racist offences double on TfL rail network in space of four years Racist offences on Transport for London's (TfL) rail network have doubled in the space of four years, with a leading anti-hate crime charity saying B...
08:44, 2019-05-05

Fresh Labour tensions as Emily Thornberry says Corbyn aide's views are 'not important' Fresh tensions emerged today in Labour's leadership after Emily Thornberry publicly criticised Jeremy Corbyn's closest adviser over remarks that he h...
13:24, 2019-10-21

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson and Donald Tusk clash over 'Mr no-deal' jibe as Brexit tensions rise at G7 summit Boris Johnson and European Council President Donald Tusk have clashed at the start of the G7 summit over who would be to blame in the event of a no-d...
17:16, 2019-08-24

At least four more die on Everest amid overcrowding concerns Latest deaths, including an Irish climber, come as others report ‘insane’ delays at the peakFour more deaths have been reported on Everest as concern...
20:12, 2019-05-24

Three more die on Everest amid overcrowding near summit Seven have died climbing the world's highest peak in a week - more than for the whole of last year....
12:56, 2019-05-24

Another Top EPA Official Is Out Amid Ethics Scandal The mastermind behind the Trump administration’s pro-coal alternative to Obama’s Clean Power Plan is out, reportedly another victim of an ethics sca...
00:04, 2019-06-27

Spotting objects amid clutter A new MIT-developed technique enables robots to quickly identify objects hidden in a three-dimensional cloud of data, reminiscent of how some people ...
06:24, 2019-06-20

Israel could see second election amid coalition crisis Israel’s parliament on Monday passed a preliminary motion to dissolve itself. The move further pushed the country toward an unprecedented political i...
04:04, 2019-05-28

New measles cases down amid vaccine push The city is gaining ground in its battle against the measles outbreak gripping Brooklyn’s Orthodox Jewish community, health officials said Tuesday — ...
22:52, 2019-06-11

Amid US-China trade war, Americans need to know who they're dealing with China is a bad actor that has no interest in making the lives of Americans better, and American politicians on both sides should be quick to remember...
02:36, 2019-05-16

De Blasio doubles down amid Che Guevara controversy Mayor Bill de Blasio faced a fresh round of questioning Friday about co-opting a Communist rallying cry made famous by Che Guevara – and offere...
23:04, 2019-06-28

Psy summoned for questioning amid YG Entertainment scandal South Korean entertainment company YG Entertainment has been embroiled in an ongoing scandal allegedly involving tax evasion, bribery, and per the la...
18:56, 2019-06-28

CBS staffers left in the dark amid major changes CBS is in chaos amid a massive shake up at the network’s news division that will have Gayle King crowned queen of the morning show as soon as Monday,...
04:12, 2019-05-04

City of Regina considering 2nd ever fire ban amid dry conditions Regina Fire marshall Randy Ryba said the city is considering issuing its second-ever fire ban amid continued dry conditions....
01:56, 2019-05-29

Octopus Sways Amid the Ocean Currents Scientists aboard a marine research vessel recently got a special treat when the octopus showed its stuff for them, seemingly dancing amid the deep s...
15:28, 2019-09-15

Dreamer bill stalls amid Dem divisions House Democrats have shelved plans to advance legislation protecting “Dreamers” next week, delivering a setback to the caucus on a top legislative pr...
23:48, 2019-05-02

Amid a new outbreak, revisiting Ebola’s ravages Richard Preston’s horrifying account of the 2014 epidemic offers warnings for the current crisis....
22:28, 2019-08-02

Iraqi PM says he's listening amid deadly unrest In a speech delivered at dawn, Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdel-Mahdi has said he will respond to "rightful demands" by anti-government protesters. Hi...
09:00, 2019-10-04

Amid trade war, China’s Xi talks up economy BEIJING (AP) — Amid the trade war with the United States, Chinese President Xi Jinping is expressing confidence in the resilience of the Chinese econ...
09:00, 2019-06-05

NRA’s top lobbyist resigns amid turmoil within the group The National Rifle Association’s top lobbyist has resigned in another sign of infighting within the powerful gun lobbying group. Chris Cox̵...
20:16, 2019-06-26

Top DCCC staffer out amid diversity uproar The executive director of House Democrats' campaign arm is stepping down amid an outcry from Democratic lawmakers over the lack of diversity in the c...
18:52, 2019-07-29

More patients diagnosed amid Legionnaires’ outbreak GROVE CITY, Ohio (AP) — Health officials in Ohio say 10 people have now been diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease amid an outbreak at a recentl...
00:20, 2019-06-05

UK economy shrinks amid Brexit uncertainty The contraction was the first since 2012 and comes ahead of the UK's planned exit from the European Union. Chancellor of the Exchequer Sajid Javid pr...
14:52, 2019-08-09

China's exports to US fall amid trade war China's exports to the US were down year-on-year in August. The dive follows July's surprise growth and comes amid a high-pressure campaign by Washin...
10:12, 2019-09-08

Boeing removes CEO as chairman amid 737 Max crisis Board reshuffle follows report saying planemaker failed to fully inform FAA about changes to flight control system The Boeing chief executive officer...
06:44, 2019-10-12

Huawei smartphone sales hit amid US curbs The founder of the Chinese telecoms giant says overseas sales of its mobile phones have sunk 40%....
17:08, 2019-06-17

Nexon has its best Q1 ever amid growing acquisition rumors Korean PC and mobile game publisher Nexon reported its best Q1 earnings in the company's history, reporting revenues of $850 million.Read More...
19:44, 2019-05-10

1 dead amid flooding, possible tornadoes in Louisiana BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana mayor says one person has died as a result of severe weather there. Baton Rouge Mayor-President Sharon Weston Bro...
20:04, 2019-06-06

UN: 2 million Somalis could die of starvation amid drought UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations’ emergency relief coordinator says more than 2 million men, women and children could die of starvation...
15:44, 2019-06-05

Far-right Sweden Democrats axe MEP amid harassment claims Candidate accused of disloyalty after complaining another female member had been harassedThe far-right Sweden Democrats party has removed a female ME...
17:48, 2019-05-20

US-China relations near new low amid trade battle WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. and China have gone through rough patches before but U.S.-Chinese relations may be testing a new low. The world’s tw...
06:12, 2019-05-11

Facebook to pay US content reviewers more amid criticism SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook is raising how much it pays U.S. contractors who do some of its most taxing work, including watching violent and other ...
21:00, 2019-05-13

One-third of car firms have cut jobs amid Brexit uncertainty Survey reveals divestment and relocation as industry warns against no-deal departureOne in three car firms are cutting jobs and one in eight have div...
13:40, 2019-10-15

US Embassy in Honduras burned amid protests The main entrance of the U.S. Embassy in Honduras was burned Friday amid protests, according to reports....
01:48, 2019-06-01

Two million Somalis could die of starvation amid drought, UN warns UNITED NATIONS — A United Nations emergency relief coordinator says more than 2 million men, women and children could die of starvation in Somalia by...
21:16, 2019-06-06

China's yuan slips to 11-year low amid trade war China's yuan has slumped to an 11-year low following the latest threat from US President Donald Trump to slap more tariffs on Chinese imports. The di...
10:40, 2019-08-05

Kashmir leaders placed under arrest amid security crackdown Public gatherings are banned, schools are closed and internet services cut as tensions rise in disputed region Prominent politicians in Indian-admini...
09:16, 2019-08-05

GOP maps out impeachment defense amid messaging stumbles House Republicans are scrambling to hash out a unified strategy to defend President Donald Trump as the GOP struggles to respond to the rapidly-movin...
01:48, 2019-10-01

BP Portrait Award: Winner announced amid sponsorship row Charlie Schaffer picks up the BP Portrait Award after protesters blocked entrances to the ceremony....
13:28, 2019-06-11

North Macedonia goes to the polls amid rain and rancour Ethnic and political divisions may affect turnout in former Yugoslav republic’s presidential electionVoters in North Macedonia braving heavy rain hav...
17:08, 2019-05-05

Democrats show unity amid GOP squabbles in Kentucky FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — While Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has run into resistance from Republican lawmakers on pension legislation, and faced a messy disp...
16:28, 2019-06-07

Nearly 100 dead amid mudslides, floods in southern India NEW DELHI — At least 93 people have been killed and more than 400,000 displaced in floods and mudslides following days of torrential rains in souther...
16:12, 2019-08-11

Whistleblower negotiations delicate amid Trump threats WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers face a delicate task as they try to obtain testimony from the person who blew the whistle on President Donald Trump and U...
01:48, 2019-10-01

The Latest: Amid trade war, China’s Xi heads to Moscow NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on rising trade tensions between the U.S. and China (all times local): 12:20 p.m. Chinese President Xi Jinping is talking ...
18:40, 2019-06-05

Cuomo vows overhaul of MTA board amid sabotage Gov. Andrew Cuomo vowed Sunday to overhaul the MTA board following revelations that time clocks have been sabotaged amid a crackdown on overtime abus...
20:12, 2019-06-09

Boeing airliner deliveries tumble amid problems with 737 Max CHICAGO (AP) — With the 737 Max jet still grounded after two deadly crashes, deliveries of new Boeing jets are falling far behind last year’s p...
00:48, 2019-06-12

Amid U.S. measles outbreak, who needs an additional dose of the vaccine? The United States is in the midst of its largest measles outbreak in 25 years, with the disease mainly hitting people who have failed to receive the ...
17:08, 2019-05-06

NHS pensions row: Ministers act amid waiting list rise Overhaul plan comes after the rules were linked to a waiting list rise - and is backed by doctors' union....
11:20, 2019-08-07

Ebola Deaths Top 1,000 in Congo Amid Clinic Attacks Hostility toward health workers continued to hamper efforts to contain the second-deadliest outbreak of the virus....
14:44, 2019-05-04

Sri Lanka Catholics celebrate Mass via TV amid new warnings COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lankan Catholics are celebrating Sunday Mass in their homes for a second week as churches remain closed after reports o...
06:32, 2019-05-05

Schalke chief Tönnies to stand down amid racism row Clemens Tönnies, head of Schalke's supervisory board, will temporarily step down after he was found to have broken anti-discrimination rules. But a c...
08:32, 2019-08-07

UK car sales fall again amid ongoing ‘political instability’ LONDON (AP) — The lobby group for Britain’s automotive industry says the country’s new car market slid back further in May as consumer an...
12:12, 2019-06-05

Banker drowns himself in pool amid fears of going to prison A British banking bigwig who feared that he was about to be swept up in a finance probe and end up behind bars drowned himself in his swimming pool, ...
15:36, 2019-08-08

Ministers act to end NHS pensions row amid waiting list rise Overhaul plan comes after the rules were linked to a waiting list rise - and is backed by doctors' union....
01:24, 2019-08-07

Georgia professor barred from campus amid complaints ATLANTA (AP) — The University of Georgia has barred a longtime math professor from campus as investigators review several sexual misconduct complaint...
00:08, 2019-05-05

Sir Kim Darroch resigns as UK ambassador to US amid Trump memo row Sir Kim Darroch has decided to resign as the UK ambassador to the US amid a row over leaked memos, the Foreign Office has said....
13:04, 2019-07-10

Mick Schumacher "won't stop fighting" amid Formula 2 woe Ferrari Formula 1 junior Mick Schumacher says he 'won't stop fighting' after a difficult start to his rookie campaign in Formula 2 this year...
16:44, 2019-07-10

Ford to cut 12,000 jobs in Europe amid struggling car market Six of company’s 24 European factories will close by end of 2020 under the plansThe US vehicle maker Ford plans to cut 12,000 jobs across Europe as i...
19:28, 2019-06-30

Merkel sits during ceremony amid bouts of shaking Amid questions about her health after bouts of shaking, German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday sat through national anthems at a ceremony welcom...
20:44, 2019-07-11

ISIS supporters escape amid Turkish attack A U.S. military official said the situation across northeastern Syria was “deteriorating rapidly.”...
15:20, 2019-10-13

Saskatchewan’s premier provides update amid Japan typhoon Premier Scott Moe provided an update on the well-being of his trade mission while sheltering from typhoon Hagibis in Tokyo....
19:48, 2019-10-12