President Trump said Friday that his administration was “making a lot of progress” with China, as deputy-level trade talks continued for a second day and Washington lifted tariffs on over 400 Chinese products at the request of US businesses, who said they’d be hurt by the tariffs. But he...
HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuba is deploying oxen to replace tractors, using wood instead of gas at many state bakeries and advising citizens to save electricity by making the most of daylight as it grapples with an acute fuel shortage amid U.S. sanctions. Cars line up for gas at...
President Trump on Friday said he slapped economic sanctions on Iran’s national bank that go “right to the top” as he seeks ways to retaliate against Iran, which the White House blames for last Saturday’s drone and missile attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil industry. “Highest sanctions ever imposed on...
(Reuters) - The British government’s latest draft proposals for a new Brexit deal with the European Union “fall short of satisfying all the objectives of the Irish backstop”, Sky News reported on Friday, citing a leaked European Commission memo. Reporting by Rama Venkat in Bengaluru, editing by...
Some 40 Canadian and US diplomats and their families stationed in Cuba may have not been victims of “sonic attacks” after all — but instead may have fallen ill from ingredients used in pesticides to ward off mosquitoes, a new study revealed. The Canadian study, first obtained by Radio-Canada’s...
Thieves may have gotten away with an air conditioner from an Ohio church — but one day, they’ll  take heat for their actions, the congregation’s pastor says. The burglars lifted the brand new AC unit — worth $3,500 — from the Akron Alliance Fellowship Church about three weeks ago,...
KHURAIS, Saudi Arabia(Reuters) - Saudi Arabia’s newly appointed energy minister was in London when he learned in the middle of the night of the largest-ever attack on the kingdom’s oil infrastructure. FILE PHOTO: Smoke is seen following a fire at an Aramco factory in Abqaiq, Saudi Arabia, September...