It has been half a year since President Trump took office, in a presidency thus far defined by a few successes, a fair amount of promises kept, a healthy dollop of failures and defeats - and scandals, scandals, scandals. Oh, and a few more scandals.
US military top brass won’t say exactly what went so badly wrong with an F-35 pilot’s helmet in November, forcing the airman to make a dangerous landing almost in a “fog,” nor what they’re doing to correct this issue – only that they’ll have new and improved software for the expensive helmets ready to be tested this fall.
Innovator Elon Musk has announced that his project, The Boring Company, has received “verbal” government approval to build an underground system that will let travelers go from the Big Apple to the US capital - a roughly 250-mile trip - in just under half an hour.
Holding a paint brush, Xu Mingsheng, 25, nimbly climbed onto a high stool in the hall of the Treasured Mirror Temple, a Taoist temple in a village in Huzhou, East China's Zhejiang Province, and started to paint statues of Taoist deities - the final step of a year-long project.
RT has rolled out a series of ads in airports across Russia that troll numerous US allegations against Russia over alleged meddling in the 2016 presidential election. The ads have attracted the attention of major US mainstream media and social media users.
Many perilous obstacles lie in the path to this city, with roads leading up to it scattered with improvised explosive devices and snipers ready to take out anyone appearing within their sight.
Sumo wrestling is a competitive sport, which originated in Japan. It carries with it many ancient traditions and rituals. But what kind of life do sumo wrestlers actually lead? Sputnik takes a look.
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