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Explosion reported outside US Embassy in Beijing

Explosion reported outside US Embassy in Beijing

A small amount of debris could be seen at the scene of the explosion, which occurred at about 1 p.m. local time (1 a.m. ET) on Thursday. According to the United States embassy spokesperson, the only person injured was the individual who detonated the explosive device.


Trump says China is targeting U.S. farmers, being ‘vicious’

Trump says China is targeting U.S. farmers, being ‘vicious’

The EU would increase purchases of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the United States, President Trump said , making them a "massive buyer". The mini-deal they reached, however, amounts mostly to an agreement to keep talking. Farmers Union president Roger Johnson said the administration offered a short-term fix for a long-term problem . The deal followed a high-stakes meeting between Mr.


Hundreds missing after hydroelectric dam collapses in Laos

Hundreds missing after hydroelectric dam collapses in Laos

The project was still under construction, with the part that collapsed described as a "saddle dam"... Hinlad and Mai were particularly hard hit. There were posts on social media that showed water rushing by villagers. Aiming to become the battery of Southeast Asia, Laos has laid out a hydropower development plan that includes 72 large projects, many of which target electricity exports rather than production for domestic usage.


Trump says it's 'sad' Cohen recorded him

Trump says it's 'sad' Cohen recorded him

Eyebrows were raised over the weekend after multiple outlets reported that President Donald Trump's lawyers waived privilege claims over a bombshell tape seized by the Federal Bureau of Investigation from his former longtime attorney Michael Cohen that contained a conversation between the two about payments made to ex-Playboy model Karen McDougal .


GOP lawmakers introduce articles of impeachment against Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein

GOP lawmakers introduce articles of impeachment against Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein

According to Politico reporter Rachael Bade, the men chose to file it as a "privileged resolution," so that they don't have to force a vote on the House floor for the impeachment . "It's time to impeach Rod Rosenstein ". "An attempt by complicit Republicans led by Meadows and Jordan to delegitimize a probe being conducted by DOJ".


Donald Trump Hints That Cohen’s Secret Tape Was Doctored

Donald Trump Hints That Cohen’s Secret Tape Was Doctored

The Enquirer's chairman, David J. Pecker, is a personal friend of Trump's, and McDougal has accused Cohen of taking part in the deal. Not long after suggesting he'd consider representing Michael Cohen (despite all of the obvious conflicts that could prevent such a thing), Michael Avenatti is demanding that Cohen show once and for all that he's serious about "doing the right thing".