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Sydney and NSW rail workers to strike

Sydney and NSW rail workers to strike

State Government officials are likely to organise bus services to replace train services affected by the strike action. But, NSW union secretary Alex Claassens said the union had warned Sydney Trains the timetable wouldn't be able to cope with minor issues and the smallest of incidents could send the network into chaos.


Ex-CIA officer arrested for retaining classified information

Ex-CIA officer arrested for retaining classified information

At the time , the newspaper said, there was not enough evidence to arrest the suspected mole. Lee has been a suspect in a long-running probe to determine if a mole inside the USA intelligence community had led to the deaths of a number of CIA assets in China , according to people with knowledge of the probe, which was first reported by the New York Times .


Cuomo enjoys highest favoribility rating in four years

Cuomo enjoys highest favoribility rating in four years

That's up from a 52-43 percent favorability rating in November's Siena poll. Cuomo's favorability rating was above water across the state, with 76 percent of New York City voters, 57 percent of suburban voters and 51 percent of upstate voters having a positive view of him.


Nelson Called as 17th President of LDS Church

Nelson Called as 17th President of LDS Church

It is anticipated that before Tuesday, the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles will have met, unanimously voted, and a new president will have been selected to lead the church and fill the vacancy left by former President Thomas S. Jana Riess, a religion professor at Miami University in OH, said Nelson's more outgoing style is likely to be a refreshing change from the reserved face Monson put on the church's leadership.


Donald Trump tells Xi Jinping US-China trade deficit 'not sustainable'

Donald Trump tells Xi Jinping US-China trade deficit 'not sustainable'

According to the official Chinese press, Xi insisted during the call that all parties must join efforts to capitalize on advances on the Korean peninsula and create the conditions for resuming diplomatic negotiations. "The two countries should adopt constructive means to properly settle economic and trade issue of mutual concern through opening up markets to each other and making the cake of cooperation bigger", Xinhua quoted Xi as saying.