• US, China ramp up steel talks
US, China ramp up steel talks

Mnuchin said the talks with Wang would focus on concrete steps to provide greater access and a "level playing field" for United States companies in the world's second largest market. The US services trade with China recorded a surplus of $37.4 billion previous year. However, the two sides avoided issuing any statements on the contentious issue of...

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  • Turkey, Germany Step Up War of Words
Turkey, Germany Step Up War of Words

The jailing of Peter Steudtner , who along with Amnesty International's Turkey director and four other activists is accused of aiding an armed terror group, marks a new low point in German-Turkish relations. The travel sector contributes some $30 billion to the economy in a normal year. He also said he could not envisage talks on expanding t...

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  • Abbas urges world governments; Stop Israeli measures in Jerusalem
Abbas urges world governments; Stop Israeli measures in Jerusalem

The three assailants, described as Arab-Israeli men of Palestinian heritage, were killed by security forces near the scene of the attack at the Lions' Gate, which is situated directly northeast of the Temple Mount compound, the Israeli Broadcasting Corp.

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  • Rouhani threatens response to U.S. curbs
Rouhani threatens response to U.S. curbs

The motion was originally introduced after the US Senate passed new sanctions on Iran in June and sent them to the House of Representatives. He added that an announcement on retaliatory sanctions on the US will come "in due course". and prevent Americans from doing business with them. They started implementing the agreement on January 16, 2016. ...

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  • The Hyperloop is coming to Philly? Elon Musk tweets NE corridor plan
The Hyperloop is coming to Philly? Elon Musk tweets NE corridor plan

Elon Musk has a gift for making grand announcements that take the world by surprise, and today he just made a doozy. "NY-DC in 29 mins", the tech tycoon tweeted Thursday . "We're not building off the legacy system that we already have", he said . "Tunneling has to meet all the regulatory standards and requirements by the state before we even con...

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  • Israel, Central European states say better EU-Israel ties needed
Israel, Central European states say better EU-Israel ties needed

Netanyahu said his country's relations with China and India are better than those with Europe because those countries are less interested in the peace process. The bombastic remarks, which bizarrely predicated Europe's future on its attitude towards Israel - not one of the most burning issues on an European Union agenda confronting the challenges o...

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  • Trump threatens sanctions if Venezuela creates Constituent Assembly
Trump threatens sanctions if Venezuela creates Constituent Assembly

Trump slammed Maduro as "a bad leader who dreams of becoming a dictator", and said that the United States "will not stand by as Venezuela crumbles". Any sanctions by Trump, who is largely unpopular overseas, could also be used by Maduro to bolster his accusations that Washington is trying to sabotage leftism in Latin America, and could unite th...

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  • Public Defenders: Body Cam Footage Shows Officer Planting Drugs
Public Defenders: Body Cam Footage Shows Officer Planting Drugs

According to Fox Baltimore , the cameras are programmed to record 30 seconds of video prior to activation, but those 30 seconds are without audio. In an email, the prosecutor says: "I've passed it up and we are all appalled ... A baggie of drugs was later used as evidence to charge a suspect arrested during this particular police action. Body c...

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  • Liverpool Target Leaves Pre-Season Tour As Reds Push To Complete Signing
Liverpool Target Leaves Pre-Season Tour As Reds Push To Complete Signing

Stewart signed a new five-year deal at Liverpool last November and played nine matches for the first team and 10 with the under-23 squad last season. The 22-year-old Guinea worldwide is another Liverpool transfer target. The Tigers are now preparing for two pre-season friendlies against Oxford City and Bristol Rovers and according to BBC Radi...

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  • A New GOP Battle Begins as Republicans Look to Pass a Budget
A New GOP Battle Begins as Republicans Look to Pass a Budget

It would do so by slashing $5.4 trillion over the coming decade, including nearly $500 billion from Medicare and $1.5 trillion from Medicaid and the Obama-era health law. Like the proposal the White House released in May , the House proposal is a blueprint, not a bill set in stone. Still, there are a lot of controversial cuts, some of which might ...

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  • Solanke shines as Liverpool beat Palace in Hong Kong
Solanke shines as Liverpool beat Palace in Hong Kong

The Eagles will now face West Bromwich Albion in a third-place play-off on Saturday as the Reds set up a meeting with Leicester in the final. Even though at least one fan in the Hong Kong crowd was spotted wearing a shirt of arch-rivals Manchester United, the majority of the crowd had come to see Liverpool .

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  • Jerusalem: Mufti tells Israel to remove metal detectors
Jerusalem: Mufti tells Israel to remove metal detectors

The Jerusalem landmark is the centerpiece of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, looming large in rival national and religious narratives. According to Ma'an news agency, the mosque is still under Israeli control despite the reopening of some of its doors after the regime installed electronic gates at three entrances to the mosque and closed th...

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  • Arsenal WIN after late Iwobi header stuns Bayern Munich
Arsenal WIN after late Iwobi header stuns Bayern Munich

The young Arsenal and Nigerian worldwide star rescued a creditable draw in normal time for a much changed Arsenal against a strong Bayern Munich side in China with a fantastic header in the 94th minute. Arsenal were indebted to their goalkeepers as they edged out Bayern Munich in Shanghai . Bayern will then play Inter Milan next Thu...

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  • Chicago dogs are $1 at Portillo's while supplies last
Chicago dogs are $1 at Portillo's while supplies last

Those are the best Hot Dog Day deals we could find, but depending on where you live, there could be dozens or even hundreds of other limited-time offers available. The National Hot Dog and Sausage Council first designated July 19 as "National Hot Dog Day" back in 1991, while also designating July as " National Hot Dog Month ".

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  • Dog Rescues Deer in Long Island Sound, Video Goes Viral
Dog Rescues Deer in Long Island Sound, Video Goes Viral

On Monday, Freeley shared photos of Storm getting a "reward" for his heroism. When Storm got back to shore, he put the deer down and laid down next to it. The fawn was then carried to the rescue team's van and is now reported to be resting and undergoing treatment at a local animal rescue center. Floridia called it a "do-or-die" situati...

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  • Michael Vick backtracks after saying Colin Kaepernick needs to cut Afro
Michael Vick backtracks after saying Colin Kaepernick needs to cut Afro

Just go clean-cut. What he needs to do is just try to be presentable", Vick said. Of course leave it Black Twitter to educate and drag you at the same time, as fans showed their reactions towards the controversial comments. Seemingly regretful, he said "I didn't listen until the end, until I was going through the turmoil and the hardships, and ...

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  • 86-year-old global jewel thief Doris Payne arrested at Walmart
86-year-old global jewel thief Doris Payne arrested at Walmart

Payne was arrested and taken to Chamblee jail on charges of theft by shoplifting, then later released after posting bail. Police said the woman, later identified as Payne, tried hiding items from the pharmacy department, the electronics department and the grocery department.

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  • It's Venkaiah Naidu Vs Gopal Gandhi in Vice Presidential Poll
It's Venkaiah Naidu Vs Gopal Gandhi in Vice Presidential Poll

The term of incumbent Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari is ending on 10th of August this year. For emotional Naidu, the destiny won and former party president from Andhra Pradesh had to "withdraw" from the BJP to contest for the constitutional post.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo Confirms His Girlfriend Is Pregnant Weeks After Welcoming Twins
Cristiano Ronaldo Confirms His Girlfriend Is Pregnant Weeks After Welcoming Twins

Ronaldo and Rodríguez, who have been dating since 2016, welcomed twins together, reportedly via surrogate, in June 2017. He is also a father to seven-year-old Cristiano Ronaldo Jr, who was also born via a surrogate in California. "Big family with love ❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤", Ronaldo captioned the Wednesday moment. El Mundo: How are your two babies l...

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  • Arab League condemns Israeli practices in al-Aqsa mosque
Arab League condemns Israeli practices in al-Aqsa mosque

Palestinians have already been performing prayers outside the compound in protest, since it was reopened on Sunday after a two-day closure. The Palestinian Dar al-Ifta, an institute within the Palestinian Authority that issues religious edicts, condemned the arrest.

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