China has unveiled a massive ship described as a "magic island maker" that is Asia's largest dredging vessel, state media reported Saturday. The ship, capable of building artificial islands of the sort the country has constructed in the contested South China Sea, was launched Friday at a port in eastern Jiangsu province, according to the state-owned China Daily. The boat named Tian Kun Hao is capable of digging 6,000 cubic meters an hour, the equivalent of three standard swimming pools, the newspaper said. read more
US President Donald Trump's Twitter account was deactivated by a Twitter employee who was leaving the company on Thursday and was down for 11 minutes before it was restored, the social media company said.
The outage was noticed by many across the country. read more
Iranian officials have repeatedly said that Tehran would stick to the nuclear accord as long as the other signatories respected it. But it has warned about the consequences if the deal falls apart. "We will never accept their bullying over the nuclear deal ... Americans are using all the wickedness to damage the result of the nuclear talks," Khamenei said to chants of "Death to America" by students. "Any retreat by Iran will make America more blatant and impudent ... Resistance is the only option." read more
People were dressing up as Donald Trump for Halloween long before he became president, but the latest costume inspired by the businessman-turned-politician is meant for both his critics and his fans.
The team behind the incredibly successful ---- Jerry social media accounts and the What Do You Meme? game have created the 'Ride on Trump' costume -- which is cleverly designed to make it look like the wearer is sitting on the president's shoulders.
'Hate Trump? Love Trump? Want to cry? This costume is for you!' read more
President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he would end the popular US green card lottery after a radicalized Uzbek man who entered the country under the program killed eight people in New York. "I am starting the process of terminating the diversity lottery program," Trump told reporters. "We have to do what's right to protect our citizens," he said. "We will get rid of this lottery program as soon as possible." read more