Shares of the company rose to hit a 17-year high after the deal with Google’s parent company to buy Boston Dynamics and Tokyo-based Schaft was announced.
As the Gulf states mount pressure on Qatar to choose between supporting ‘Islamist militants’ or the GCC, the US, UN and Kuwait offer a helping hand.
After Qatar having ties to Islamist militant groups led many countries to sever ties with it, the US stepped in to help mend relations with this valuable ally.
The current policies in place aim at cracking down on the human trafficking problem without tackling the integral issues behind it.
Despite Trump’s decision to leave the Paris accord, the US secretary of state said the country will continue its efforts to reduce emissions.
The US has been pressing China to rein in its reclusive neighbour North Korea and also condemned the militarisation of islands in the south China sea.
A source close to the matter said Trump was preparing to pull out of the Paris accord.
Under the new procedures, consular officials can request all prior passport numbers, five years’ worth of social media handles, email addresses and phone numbers and 15 years of biographical information.
President Trump said earlier this month he was “very close” to picking a nominee for the post and he had already met with several candidates.
The new president warned Assange, who has been living in the embassy for 5 years, against interfering in the political matters of Ecuador or its allies.
Trump’s version of making up with Muslims apparently involves selling $110 billion worth of arms to the most reactionary Muslim country on the planet.
The leader remains optimistic about North Korea’s new missile programme despite technical restraints and says he will retaliate to US military provocation.
Up to 200,000 people still live behind ISIS lines in Mosul’s Old City and three other districts.
UAE’s foreign affairs minister Anwar Gargash, warned against the crisis less than a week after Saudi Arabia and the UAE signalled frustration at Qatar.
The maiden flight of Russia’s MS-21 plane is the country’s attempt to rejuvenate domestic industrial production to make it less dependent on foreign firms.
Pyongyang has carried out repeated missile tests in the past year, prompting an array of countries to demand tougher economic sanctions to push the isolated country towards dismantling its weapons programmes.
China is under pressure by the US to apply more sanctions on North Korea, and quickly, as its missiles programme continues to grow.
While US officials say more than 100 civilians died in the airstrike, local officials and eyewitnesses estimate the number of deaths to around 240.
According to data, citizens of the Muslim-majority countries under the bans received 40% fewer visitor visas in March than in an average month last year.
The Trump administration has resuscitated the ‘New Silk Road’ initiative and and the Indo-Pacific Economic Corridor linking South Asia with Southeast Asia.
Traditionally, US and China have negotiated new sanctions before involving the other 13 UN Security Council members.
The federal appeals courts said that the Wikimedia Foundation had a legal right to challenge the government’s Upstream surveillance programme.
Duterte’s position on the South China Sea issue was ambiguous during his campaign: he shifted from a conciliatory to a more aggressive stance.
US officials, who wished to remain anonymous, doubted if the latest missile test demonstrated a new capability or one that could threaten the US directly.
The report received heavy applause from national news websites and citizens on social media alike.
Flynn invoked his Fifth Amendment constitutional protection against self-incrimination, according to a letter to the Senate committee from his attorney.
No militant group has so far claimed responsibility for the attack in which at least 22 people were killed but ISIS supporters celebrated on social media.
The two intelligence officials refused to comply with Trump’s request to publicly deny any evidence of collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia.
Though the devastating WannaCry ransomware attack was a failure on the NSA’s part, current UN cyber norms are far too weak to hold any international actor – let alone the US – responsible.
Investigators remain divided over whether there was a spy within the CIA who betrayed the sources or whether the Chinese hacked the CIA’s covert communications system.
President Trump has called on the new Iranian president to stop supporting activities creating instability in the Middle East.
Only a tiny percentage of detained immigrants have attorneys, leaving even those with solid cases to stay in the US to fend for themselves.
While representatives from the US’s private sector and academic community will be participating, so far it is not clear what role, if any, the US government, the UN’s most important member, will take in the conference.
Relations between Beijing and Seoul had been strained by disagreement over South Korea’s hosting of the US Terminal High Altitude Area Defence system.
Atul Kumar Babubhai Patel was taken into custody by US Immigration and Customs Enforcement at the Atlanta City Detention Centre for two days.
Trump’s denial came after reports by media about a memo written by Comey alleging that Trump requested the probe into Michael Flynn and Russia be closed.
Oscar Lopez Rivera was arrested in 1981 and charged with “seditious conspiracy” for his role in a variety of Armed Forces of National Liberation activities.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said jets thought to belong to the US-led coalition hit the town of Al-Bukamal near the border with Iraq.
The White House has denied that Trump shared any classified information during his meeting with the Russian foreign minister and ambassador.
The US called this launch a message to South Korea, days after its new president took office pledging to engage Pyongyang in dialogue.