China pushes back on THAAD

Feb 12, 2016

China pushes back on THAAD

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China is critical of moves to deploy a missile defense system in South Korea in the wake of North Korea's rocket launch, but fails to offer much in the way of constructive suggestions on how the South can ensure its own security otherwise.

Feb 11, 2016

U.S. woman upset over botched haircut pulls gun on barber

A California woman gave new meaning to the saying “bad hair day” on Wednesday after she tried to shoot her stylist over a botched haircut, police said. Adrian Blanche Swain, 29, allegedly stormed out of the 619 Barber Shop in San Diego after getting ...

Republican hopefuls hope for survival in South Carolina

Feb 11, 2016

Republican hopefuls hope for survival in South Carolina

Republican businessman Donald Trump and Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders moved on Wednesday after commanding wins in the first-in-the-nation New Hampshire primary, and the Republican field contracted with announcements that Carly Fiorina and Chris Christie would drop out of the race. All signs point to ...

U.S. Senate passes bill to hit North Korea with harsher sanctions

Feb 11, 2016

U.S. Senate passes bill to hit North Korea with harsher sanctions

Seeking to derail North Korea’s drive for nuclear weapons, Republican and Democratic senators set aside their partisan differences Wednesday to unanimously pass legislation aimed at starving Pyongyang of the money it needs to build an atomic arsenal. The Senate approved the sanctions bill 96-0 ...

840,000 Mercedes-Benz, Daimler models recalled over Takata air bags

Feb 10, 2016

840,000 Mercedes-Benz, Daimler models recalled over Takata air bags

German automaker Daimler AG has announced the recall of some 840,000 Mercedes-Benz and Daimler vehicles in the United States equipped with potentially defective Takata air bags. Daimler said Tuesday the recall included about 705,000 Mercedes-Benz cars and 136,000 Daimler vans. It was the latest ...