MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Chinese video-sharing social networking service TikTok will exit the Hong Kong market within days, Reuters reported.
TEHRAN (Sputnik) - The United States should compensate Iran for damage caused by sanctions, no matter who becomes the next US president, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said.
Powerful thunderstorms swept across the US capital region on Sunday and Monday, bringing damaging winds, hail, and flash floods to Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia (DMV).
According to a Reuters tally, the total number of infected people has exceeded 11.64 million, while 536,693 have lost their lives since the beginning of the coronavirus outbreak in late December in China.
Controversy over racial relations in the United States has long centred around the names of some of the country's largest sports teams, thought to be racially insensitive by some, especially those pertaining to native peoples exterminated by the original European settlers.
Several companies associated with US lawmakers, including Mike Kelly (R-Pa), Kevin Hern (R-Okla.), Markwayne Mullin (R-Okla.) and Rick Allen (R-Ga.), Roger Williams (R-Texas), Vicky Hartzler (R-Mo.), Susie Lee (D-Nev.) and Debbie Mucarsel Powell (D-Fla.) have applied for coronavirus loans recently.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The California authorities have asked six counties in the state to shut down indoor restaurants, movie theatres, zoos and museums after a week which saw more than 55,000 novel coronavirus cases, Governor Gavin Newsom announced.
US-based tech companies Facebook, Twitter and Google have suspended processing demands for user data from Hong Kong authorities following Beijing’s imposition of a new national security law last week.