At a conference in Beijing on Saturday, Chinese officials defended the idea that the People’s Liberation Army must be ready to respond to Freedom of Navigation Operations by the US in the South China Sea and Taiwan Strait. Their statements follow the recent election defeat of a hostile Taiwanese government in midterm elections.
A Tennessee sheriff’s department has vowed to investigate after a viral video showed one of its officers kicking and punching a local rapper called Interstate Tax.
Three employees at a Sonic fast food restaurant in Texas were arrested Friday after a woman found illicit drugs in her young son’s burger from the establishment.
Authorities have warned people in the Southeast US to stay home as Winter Storm Diego continues to dump snow, sleet and freezing rain on North and South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia, shutting down schools and businesses across the region.
On December 10, the Voyager 2 probe became the second man-made object to leave our solar system, crossing the barrier between the sun’s area of influence and the wilds of interstellar space. Only its sister probe, Voyager 1, has made this journey before.
French president Emmanual Macron has delivered a speech on Monday raising the issue of the yellow vests protests that have been shaking France recently.
Numerous media outlets, including the BBC and the Financial Times, reported on Monday that British Prime Minister Theresa May had decided to call off the crucial vote on Brexit, set for Tuesday, December 11, hours before parliamentarians were expected to discuss the agreement.
MOSCOW, December 10 (Sputnik) - Two Russian Tu-160 strategic bombers, an An-124 heavy-lift military transport aircraft and an IL-62 plane have carried out a flight from Russia to Venezuela, landing at the Simon Bolivar International Airport in capital Caracas, the Russian Defense Ministry said Monday.
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