Trump to be hurt by controversial comments against Mexican-American judge

2016-06-12 11:12:23

US presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is taking heat yet again, this time for some controversial comments against a judge, as experts said this will hurt him in the presidential race.

'Voice' singer Christina Grimmie fatally shot after Florida show

2016-06-12 07:43:07

Christina Grimmie, a rising singing star who gained fame as a YouTube sensation and contestant on television's "The Voice," died after being shot while signing autographs at a concert hall in Orlando, police said on Saturday.

Obama endorses Clinton for president

2016-06-10 03:42:49

US President Barack Obama endorsed fellow Democrat Hillary Clinton for president on Thursday, saying he did not think there had ever been a nominee so qualified for the White House.

Spring Festival now official in Canada

2016-06-09 15:23:03

Starting in spring 2017, the Canadian government will proclaim the first day of the Lunar Year as the beginning of the 15-day "Spring Festival".

Clinton leads in California primary, Sanders vows to continue

2016-06-08 21:15:54

US Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton led in Tuesday's party primary in California with 56 percent of the votes, according to results released after over 92 precincts partially reported as of early Wednesday morning.

Hillary Clinton wins Democratic presidential primary in California

2016-06-08 19:21:46

US Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton won the primary in the state of California on Wednesday.

With win in New Jersey, Clinton cements Democratic nomination

2016-06-08 09:10:05

Democrat Hillary Clinton beat rival Bernie Sanders in New Jersey's presidential nominating contest on Tuesday.

Hillary Clinton appeals to rival's backers after claiming party nomination

2016-06-08 17:30:07

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton appeals to rival Bernie Sanders' supporters for party unity after declaring herself the first woman to be nominated by a major US political party.

Agreement aims to improve heart attack care in China

2016-06-08 14:39:12

The American Heart Association and the Chinese Society of Cardiology announced that they will develop an emergency medical system to improve the care for heart attack victims in the country.

Good news for elephants just keeps coming

2016-06-08 14:37:13

The federal government issued new regulations that will enact a near total ban on the domestic sale of African elephant ivory.

UN starts second-round audition for secretary-general candidates

2016-06-08 11:37:50

The United Nations kicked off a second round of public audition with another two new candidates for the position of next UN secretary-general.

US, India leaders discuss climate change, nuclear energy

2016-06-08 09:24:19

US President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi discussed climate change, nuclear energy and economic cooperation during a meeting at the White House on Tuesday.