- 2019-05-17 12:46:26Z
Famed architect I.M. Pei designed some of the greatest buildings across the globe in his more than half century career.
A teenager was held at gunpoint, and his car was stolen the day before his high school graduation in Tennessee.
The Apple Watch has become an absolutely essential accessory for iPhone users and today is definitely the day to buy one if you don't already have one. Or, if you have an older model like a Series 1 or Series 2 Apple Watch, today is the perfect day to upgrade. Amazon is selling the Apple Watch Series 3 right now starting at just $199 for a 38mm model that retails for $279. If you have a bigger wrist and need to size up, the 42mm model is down to $229 from $309. Those are both huge $80 discounts, and they're also both all-time low prices for a brand new Apple Watch Series 3. So what are you waiting for!?Here are the highlights from the product page: * GPS * Optical heart sensor *...
Asian shares were struggling to end a bleak week in the black on Friday as upbeat U.S. economic news and solid company earnings offered only a fleeting respite from the interminable Sino-U.S. trade dispute. Shanghai stocks slipped amid the fallout from President Donald Trump's move to block China's Huawei Technologies from buying vital American technology. The Communist Party's People's Daily used a front page commentary to evoke the patriotic spirit of past wars, saying the trade war would never bring China down.
DETROIT (AP) - The grisly act is rare, yet it's common enough to have a name: fetal abduction.
Walmart reported a jump in first-quarter earnings on Thursday on increased US store sales and e-commerce growth but warned that higher US tariffs could hit its business. President Donald Trump has started a process to impose new duties on about $300 billion worth of additional Chinese merchandise, covering virtually everything China sells to the United States and encompassing household items such as clothing and appliances. It's who we are," Chief Financial Officer Brett Biggs said on a conference call with reporters.
Text of a letter, dated March 27 and made available Wednesday by members of Congress and the Justice Department, from special counsel Robert Mueller to Attorney General William Barr, on Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election and obstruction of justice. In the letter, Mueller expressed frustration to Barr about how the attorney general was portraying the investigation's findings:
Emperor Naruhito, 59, was formally invested on Wednesday after his father, Akihito, 85, stepped down the day before. Akihito, the first Japanese monarch to abdicate in two centuries, became an active symbol of peace, reconciliation and democracy during his three-decade Heisei era. "The curtain has gone up on a new era that will be filled with hope," said Hiroshi Takahashi, 78, outside his 'wagashi' traditional Japanese sweets shop in Tokyo.
Fox News host Sean Hannity accused media outlets of spreading "fake news" Tuesday night for covering the blockbuster news that Special Counsel Robert Mueller complained to the Justice Department about Attorney General William Barr's depiction of the full report on the findings of the Russia investigation. During his opening monologue late Tuesday, the pro-Trump host expressed bewilderment at why this previously undisclosed letter by Mueller-revealed on the eve of Barr's testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, where he is expected to be grilled about accusations he misled the public on the Mueller Report's findings-would be newsworthy. Instead of concentrating on, say, the fact...
US automaker General Motors saw profits more than double in the first quarter, but said Tuesday that lower sales in China and North America ate into total revenues. GM has been projecting auto sales in China to hold steady in 2019 compared to 2018, despite an economic slowdown that has dented auto demand. While there are expectations that government stimulus will help spur a recovery in the Chinese market, "we have yet to see that translate into auto demand," said Chief Financial Officer Dhivya Suryadevara.
The former vice-president has become a frontrunner in the primary race, raising $6.3m in the first 24 hours of his campaign In the inaugural speech of his third campaign for the White House, the former vice-president Joe Biden returned to his native state of Pennsylvania and implored voters to reject Donald Trump's presidency in what he framed as a "battle for America's soul". "If I'm going to beat Donald Trump in 2020, it's going to happen here. With your help, I think we're going to be able to do that," Biden said on Monday in Pittsburgh. "We have to choose hope over fear, unity over division and maybe, most importantly, truth over lies." Biden marked his first public event as a...