Pentagon Uninvites China From Major US Military Exercise
The Spratly archipelago is disputed from six countries: Vietnam, China, Taiwan, Malaysia, Philippines and Brunei. Since 1972, the USA has recognized China as the sole legitimate government, but has offered arms to Taiwan.
U.S. warships sail near South China Sea islands claimed by Beijing
In a statement, the ministry said the military immediately dispatched naval ships and aircraft to "warn them off". The Paracel islands are part of a territorial dispute that China has with neighbouring countries.
Donald Trump says summit with Kim Jong Un still on the cards
The Trump administration has demanded that North Korea completely and irreversibly shutter its nuclear weapons program. Moon's journey to Washington was largely to prepare Trump for the summit just weeks before it was set to take place.
Red Sox eat another big contract as Hanley Ramirez era ends
That placing Ramirez on the bench would also directly affect his vesting option was a mostly unspoken aspect to the decision. When Herb Brooks was crafting the 1980 Olympic hockey team, he left a number of the most skilled players off his roster.
NBA Finals: 5 ways the Cavaliers can upset the Warriors
The NBA Finals MVP trophy is one of the few awards to have eluded Stephen Curry during his illustrious career, but he's not losing any sleep over it.
Cohen distances himself from tax-cheating "Taxi King"
Another source in Kiev gave the BBC the same details on the meeting but said Cohen was paid $600,000. There is no evidence at this time that Trump knew of the payment to Cohen, the BBC's sources say.
Second exit poll projects large victory for Yes side in Abortion Referendum
Religious conservatives pressed for a constitutional amendment to strictly ban abortion, which was passed by referendum in 1983. The effective prohibition on abortion in Ireland was partially lifted in 2013 for cases when a mother's life was in danger.
Maryland's Ellicott City inundated by flash floods; crews conduct water rescues
Howard County Police Chief Gary Gardner says witnesses saw the man go under the water Sunday evening, and he did not surface. Aside from the Patapsco River, there are four other smaller waterways running through and around Ellicott City.
Donald Trump wants an apology from Disney execs because they cancelled 'Roseanne'
Asked if he was OK with ABC canceling the show before it could be considered for Emmy Awards, Goodman shrugged it off. Just as he did on Memorial Day, Trump tweeted a statement making Barr's firing all about himself.
Harvey Weinstein accused of rape in new class-action lawsuit
Almost 100 women have now accused Weinstein of crimes ranging from sexual harassment to assault and rape going back decades. They are suing Weinstein - as well as Miramax and The Weinstein Company - for assault, battery and racketeering.