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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump spoke by phone with President Tsai Ing-wen of Taiwan, but China, which considers the self-ruled island its own, said it was confident Washington's "one China" policy would not change
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump said Dec. 1 that he has picked the tough-talking retired general James Mattis to be his defense secretary as he kicked off his post-election “thank you tour” by railing against globalization, promising the return of manufacturing jobs to American workers, and vowing to shut U.S. borders to some Middle East migrants.
The Colombian Senate has approved a revised peace accord between the government and the FARC rebel group, taking a first step toward ratifying an agreement that was rejected by voters.
LA UNION, Colombia – Reuters
The plane that crashed in Colombia virtually wiping out an entire Brazilian football team was running out of fuel, had no electrical power, and was preparing for an emergency landing, according to the pilot’s final words.
NEW YORK – Reuters
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump on Nov. 29 named a vociferous Obamacare critic and an Indiana policy consultant to help him overhaul the U.S. healthcare system.
OGOTA – The Associated Press
The Congress formally ratified a revised peace agreement with Colombia’s biggest leftist rebel group, capping a torturous four years of negotiations, a stunning referendum rejection, last-minute compromises and two signing ceremonies.
A delegation from Turkey’s main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) will travel to Cuba to attend the funeral of Cuba’s iconic late leader Fidel Castro on Dec. 4.
Brazilian prosecutors running a giant corruption probe threatened to quit Nov. 30 over what they said was intimidation by members of the graft-plagued Congress, many of whom face investigation.
LA UNION, Colombia / CHAPECO, Brazil
A chartered plane carrying top-tier Brazilian football team Chapecoense to the biggest game in its history crashed in the Colombian mountains as it approached Medellin, killing 75 people on board, while six survived, authorities said Nov. 29.
Salim Uzun - ANTALYA
Donald Trump Jr., the son of U.S. president-elect Donald Trump, recently visited the southern resort of Antalya for a hunting trip, upon the invitation of a Turkish businessman
President-elect Donald Trump made unsubstantiated claims Nov. 27 of serious U.S. voter fraud and said “millions of people” had cast their ballots illegally, offering no evidence for the assertions he put forth on Twitter.