China Trade Talks to Take Place in Beijing in Early January
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said last week the US team and its counterparts have held discussions over the phone. Bloomberg says the meeting adds to signs that the two largest economies in the world are cooling off trade tensions.
I'll shut border with Mexico if I don't get my wall
The House on December 21 approved a spending bill that included $5.7 billion for border wall construction. Democratic leaders in the House and Senate have been negotiating with the Trump administration.
Former lottery pick Payne waived by Bulls
The Chicago Bulls have waived fourth-year point guard Cameron Payne following their trade Thursday with the Memphis Grizzlies. Memphis had been using Brooks and Selden as reserves, and they're averaging 6.6 and 5.4 points per game, respectively.
Tesla starts taking Model 3 orders in China
The company's deliveries for the year matched Wall Street estimates, but its figures for the fourth quarter fell short. However, the company delivered just 63,150 Model 3s in the fourth quarter, missing analyst targets by 1,750 vehicles.
NASA says faraway world Ultima Thule shaped like snowman
The team determined its colour by combining a sharp black and white image with a less-defined, but coloured, photograph. According to Stern, the team has far less than one percent of all the data now onboard New Horizons in hand.
Unexpected Ways The Government Shutdown Might Affect You
The Grant Village will remain open, as will Highway 180 for through traffic to Princess Campground and Montecito Sequoia Lodge. The ranger station is closed and only tire marks are in the snow, the roads and parking lots are not plowed.
Impressive Federer gives Switzerland winning start at Hopman Cup
World No. 2 Kerber beat Garbine Muguruza 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 to snap a five-match losing streak against the two-time Grand Slam victor . He discovered his groove by dominating Norrie's serve and broke in the second game with a powerful cross-court backhand victor .
Tottenham should be forced to see out season at Wembley, says Warnock
Kane then played in Son, who found the corner with an angled shot in the 26th minute for his eighth goal in his past eight starts. The England striker has now scored 16 goals in his last 12 Premier League away matches against newly-promoted teams.
Remember China, China, China: acting USA defence chief Shanahan
We have deep respect for Secretary Mattis' lifetime of service, and it has been a privilege to serve as his deputy secretary. Mattis announced on December 20 that he was stepping down, but would stay on the job until the end of February.
Floyd Mayweather Flaunts Payday To Destroy Tenshin Nasukawa
The American said in quotes published by BBC Sport: "It was all about entertainment - we had a lot of fun". After the third knockdown, Nasukawa's team threw in the towel, giving Mayweather the easy victory.