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- China suspends imports from Canadian pork companyBEIJING (AP) — Chinese state media say the country will halt imports from a Canadian pork company after food safety issues were detected in one batch. The Xinhua news agency reported Tuesday that customs authorities in the eastern city of Nanjing found traces of ractopamine, a feed additive banned in many countries, in pork products […] ..... Read More.54 mins ago
- Analysis: McConnell’s blockade of House legislation is about to face its toughest te...In the struggle between Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and the Democratic-controlled House, the immovable object may finally have met an irresistible force. ..... Read More.56 mins ago
- Embattled Hong Kong leader tells protesters: ‘I’ve still got much to learn and do’Chief Executive Carrie Lam sounded conciliatory at a Hong Kong news conference after weeks of huge demonstrations against controversial legislation – but she refused to resign in the face of widespread opposition. ..... Read More.1 hour ago
- Ex-UEFA President Michel Platini taken into custody over 2022 Qatar World Cup corruption a...Disgraced former UEFA President Michel Platini has been taken into custody as part of a corruption investigation over the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar, the French financial prosecutor's spokesperson told CNN on Tuesday. ..... Read More.2 hours ago
- Iranian president: Iran isn’t seeking war against any nationTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran is not seeking to wage war against any nation, the country’s president said Tuesday while at the same time stressing that Iranians will withstand mounting U.S. pressure and emerge victorious. The remarks by President Hassan Rouhani came as Tehran and Washington are edging toward a flashpoint after Iran announced it […] ..... Read More.2 hours ago
- Hong Kong leader issues ‘sincere apology,’ refuses to resign or withdraw bill"I tender my sincere apology to the citizens of Hong Kong," Carrie Lam said in a press conference Tuesday. ..... Read More.2 hours ago