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.
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.
'Superhero' Serena Williams wins on French Open return
The 19-year-old lefty, who is seeded 24th, needed just two hours to get past 59th-ranked John Millman of Australia, 7-5, 6-4, 6-2. Serena Williams said she wants to make her daughter proud after fighting back to reach the French Open third round on Thursday.
Warriors reach 4th straight NBA Finals
Cleveland finished in fourth place in the East during a tumultuous season of roster upheaval, and was 29th all year on defense. Hamilton coached James Jones when the two were at the University of Miami, and he coached Okaro White when he played at FSU.
Journalist on Newly-Formed Italian Govt: 'the Two Parties Will Take Issue'
French leader Marine Le Pen hailed the new government as "a victory of democracy over intimidation and threats from the European Union".
Winners and losers in THE reputation rankings 2018
The latest QS World University Rankings placed Tsinghua University and Peking University in 25th and 38th places respectively. The other United Kingdom universities ranked in the top 100 were Manchester, in joint 51st, and Warwick in joint 81st.
Telegram says Apple is blocking its app updates globally
The firm released a report yesterday full of data about how the App Store has evolved since its debut almost a decade ago. The repeated request comes after Telegram's owners refused to hand over message transcripts to state security .
Xiaomi Mi 8 vs OnePlus 6: Price, Specifications, and features compared
Other Android phones have offered infrared-based authentication before, the Vivo X21 being first to come to mind. The affordable Mi Band 3 hasn't changed much from the Mi Band 2, apart from tweaks in design and added features.
Joachim Low Announces His 23-Man Germany Squad; Leroy Sane Left Out
The 22-year-old played a crucial part in Manchester City's record-breaking Premier League title win last season. But apart from team-mate Kevin De Bruyne, no player in Europe's top five leagues had more assists than him.
Sascha Zverev saves match point at French Open
Tennis player Damir Dzumhur collided with a ball boy during Friday's third-round match at the French Open tennis tournament. His fight was not quite enough, with Dimitrov breaking the very next game and holding to prevail 10-8 in the final set.