Merkel says climate change is 'a fact,' laments US stance
Angela Merkel says Germany remains fully committed to the Paris climate accord, despite U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of the agreement.
China hopes for implementation of NKorea-US summit outcome
Chinese state media say North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will make a two-day state visit starting Tuesday.
Immigration detention policy becomes major issue in media
The Trump administration's 'zero tolerance' policy on immigration bubbled over as a major issue in the media Monday.
China blasts new US tariff threat, warns it will retaliate
China's government has denounced Trump's threat of tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods as blackmail and warned it would respond with "strong countermeasures".
US housing starts jumped 5 pct. in May off Midwest building
US housing starts climbed 5 percent in May to strongest pace since 2007.