• Sat, 09 Mar 2019 01:00
    Huawei’s hilarious state of affairs 
    Huawei headquarters in the US is suing the US government, saying a law that restrains its business there is unconstitutional. 
    your say
  • Wed, 30 Jan 2019 01:00
    Invisible wall that traps, not protects, the United States
    The consensus is that Donald Trump lost. That somehow reinforces the impression that US government shutdowns are just a game, the latest one in particular. Kids can’t visit zoos and countless federal workers are left in financial uncertainty, all because a few politicians cannot agree on how to stop illegal immigrant crossings.
    opinion
  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
    China built a beautiful and big wall, too, but it failed
    From the moment he launched his campaign for president, Donald Trump compared the barrier he wanted to build along the US southern border to China’s Great Wall. With the US government now shuttered by the standoff over funding Trump’s wall, both he and his Democratic opponents might want to take a closer look at the Chinese fortification – and why exactly it failed.
    opinion
  • Mon, 21 Jan 2019 01:00
    Get out your wallet, Donald Trump
    Who is sincere and who might not be? Both entities “blame” each other, so let’s have both Trump and Congress agreed to immediately reduce their government paycheques by a third to a half and pass the money on to the 800,000 unfortunate victims of the US government shutdown as an advance on their next pay day.
    your say
  • Sun, 13 Jan 2019 01:00
    Government shutdown becomes longest in US history
    The partial US government shutdown entered a record 22nd day Saturday, as President Donald Trump remains steadfast in his demand for $5.7 billion to build a Mexico border wall and Democrats in Congress determined to refuse the funds.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 12 Jan 2019 08:19
    US govt shutdown to enter record 22nd day in border row
    The US government shutdown that has left 800,000 federal employees without salaries as a result of President Donald Trump's row with Democrats over building a Mexico border wall was set to enter a record 22nd day Saturday.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 12 Jan 2019 08:11
    US govt shutdown compromises Miami airport operations
    The international airport in Miami has been forced to shut down one of its terminals early for three days due to a shortage of security agents sparked by the partial US government shutdown now in its 21st day.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 26 Dec 2018 09:42
    Second Guatemalan migrant child dies in US custody
    Washington - An eight-year-old migrant from Guatemala died in US government custody on Tuesday, Customs and Border Protection said, the second child fatality in American detention this month.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 25 Dec 2018 10:50
    Military Santa tracker live despite US government shutdown
    Washington - The US government shutdown may have temporarily dimmed Washington's National Christmas Tree but never fear, Santa Claus is still comin' to town -- and the military is tracking his path.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 23 Dec 2018 01:00
    Partial government shutdown over budget impasse grips US capital
    An air of chaos enveloped Washington Saturday as the US government kicked off the holidays by partially shutting down, following the failure of leaders to pass a federal spending bill as negotiations stalled over Donald Trump's demand for money to build a US-Mexico border wall.
    ASEAN+
  • Sat, 22 Dec 2018 15:01
    Third straight rout end worst weak for Dow, Nasdaq since 2008 crisis
    Wall Street ended its worst week in a decade with more bruising losses Friday, and with the tech-rich Nasdaq entering a bear market amid worries about trade wars and a possible US government shutdown.
    business
  • Sat, 22 Dec 2018 13:33
    US govt partially shuts as Congress, Trump fail to reach deal
    The US government began a Christmas shutdown early Saturday, after Congress adjourned without passing a federal spending bill or addressing President Donald Trump's demand for money to build a border wall.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 21 Dec 2018 06:44
    Dow ends 2.0% lower amid fears of US government shutdown
    Wall Street suffered its second straight rout Thursday as worries about a US government shutdown added to upset at the Federal Reserve's latest interest rate hike.
    business
  • Sat, 01 Dec 2018 05:00
    US approves seismic tests despite dolphin, whale concerns
    The US government Friday took a big step toward opening oil and gas drilling in the Atlantic ocean by approving seismic airgun tests that experts warn are harmful to dolphins and whales.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 29 Nov 2018 12:59
    US life expectancy drops again as overdoses climb
    Life expectancy in the United States dropped yet again as drug overdose deaths continued to climb -- taking more than 70,000 lives in 2017 -- and suicides rose, a US government report said Thursday.
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