File photo: Soldiers of China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA) practice with swords as they take part in a winter training at China’s border with Russia in Heihe, Heilongjiang province, February 27, 2015. (REUTERS/Stringer ) A video out of China reveals a double-edge sword being pulled from its scabbard, and at a reported 2,300 years […]
The streak continues. With 820,799 sold in 2016, the Ford F-Series pickup became the best-selling truck in America for 40 years straight. It’s also been the best-selling vehicle overall for 35 years, powering through several eras of high gas prices and economic recessions along the way. Ford attributes its continuing success […]
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, the first of President-elect Donald Trump’s primary rivals to endorse him and once vetted as a vice presidential pick, has been shut out the new administration. But an ex-aide who played a role in the Bridgegate scandal that tarnished Christie will be in it.
NEW YORK – New York City recorded its fewest number of shooting incidents in 2016 and narrowly missed setting a new record low for homicides since comparable record keeping began more than two decades ago, even as officers make fewer low-level arrests and greatly reduced their use of stop and frisk. Department officials […]
At least 103 people were injured — three seriously — when a commuter train slammed into a safeguard at a Brooklyn station Wednesday morning, forcing part of its first car off the tracks, officials said. FOUR BODIES FOUND AFTER PLANE CRASH IN ARIZONA My #LIRR train crashed at #AtlanticTerminal in #Brooklyn. Crazy. Seems […]
Far-right candidate and French leader Marine Le Pen (AP) PARIS – French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen cheered Ford Motor Co.’s decision to shift investment from Mexico to the U.S., saying on Wednesday that it is victory for the protectionist policies she champions. In a New Year’s address to journalists, Le Pen […]
SAO PAULO, Jan 4 (Reuters) – The board of Brazil’s Vale SA
tapped Fernando Jorge Buso Gomes as vice-chairman, to replace
Sergio Figueiredo Clemente.
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Donald Trump, Julian Assange, Israel: Your Morning Briefing
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… • American intelligence officials brief Congress on their investigation of Russian hacking involving the presidential election today, ahead of a briefing for President-elect Donald J. Trump on Friday. Mr. Trump continued to raise questions about …
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Nvidia’s Jen-Hsun Huang kicks off CES 2017 with the opening night keynote.