Brazilian Defense Minister Fernando Azevedo said Tuesday that Washington and Brazil are not considering using military force in Venezuela, adding that he hopes to find a peaceful solution for a crisis-torn country, Reuters reports.
The US Department of Justice said Tuesday that US Attorney General William Barr plans to take "weeks, not months" to release more information from special counsel Robert Mueller’s report, according to Reuters.
This black cat brought some luck!
The United States has published a new list of vessels involved in illegal oil shipments, including more than 46 tied to Iran and Syria, the Treasury Department announced in an advisory on 25 March.
Wow airlines was in talks with its rival Icelandair on Wednesday about a possible takeover after a prior rescue worth £13m to help the embattled business failed in November last year.
Following two air crashes in Ethiopia and Indonesia, in which about 350 people lost their lives, Norway's leading airline previously decided to keep its fleet of Boeing 737 MAX grounded and is taking emergency actions to minimise the cost.
Two more F-35A Joint Strike Fighters will soon be delivered to Luke Air Force Base, where Turkish pilots are training to fly the advanced jets. The planes won’t find their way to Turkey until November, but even that’s up in the air as Ankara presses forward with an S-400 purchase from Moscow in the face of objections from Washington.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - President Donald Trump has nominated Air Force General John Raymond to lead the US Space Command in a move toward establishing a fifth branch of the armed forces for outer space, Vice President Mike Pence told the National Space Council.
Brimstone is an air-launched ground attack missile, originally developed for the British Royal Air Force. At the moment, the missiles are operated by the UK, Saudi Arabia, and Germany.
Flight simulations recreating the conditions believed to have caused two deadly crashes of Boeing 737 Max 8 jets in the last few months have revealed that pilots had less than 40 seconds to countermand the automated system on the new planes.
On Sunday, a group of four spring-breakers were caught on gas station surveillance video fighting back against and eventually overpowering a gunman and his accomplice.
Catholics have a tradition of kissing the hands or rings of bishops as a sign of honouring them and their service to Christ, but Pope Francis has long been known for breaking certain customs.
Earlier in the day, Irish athlete Conor McGregor, aka the Notorious, shocked his fans by tweeting about his decision to retire from Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) – although promised some Proper Pina Coladas.
The athlete, who started his MMA career in 2008, became the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight Champ in 2015 and UFC Lightweight Champion in 2016, holding both titles simultaneously.
The Latin American branch of the International Motorcycling Federation on Sunday handed two riders each two-year suspensions after the pair engaged in a mid-race brawl during a championship event earlier this year.
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