For the first year that Ryan Dunk tried his hand — or, more appropriately, feet — at ice skating, the 8-year-old wore rented skates because his mother fretted about whether it was simply a phase. “It’s nice to try things, but I wanted to make sure,” Terri Dunk recalled. Ryan Dunk understood herwww.baltimoresun.com
Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei has told the BBC: "there's no way the US can crush us. If the lights go out in the West, the East will still shine." But can he convince the rest of the world that his company is truly independent of its strongest supporter, the Chinese state?Forbes
A night bazaar featuring Krispy Kreme doughnuts will be held steps from where a Burmese independence hero was assassinated in 1947.www.nytimes.com
by WorldTribune Staff, February 3, 2019 Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Feb. 2 said the U.S. plans to withdraw from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty, citing Russia’s “continued noncompliance.” “Today the United States provided Russia and other Treaty Parties with formal notice that the United States will withdraw from the INF Treaty in [World Tribune: Window on the Real World
Rika Kihira of Japan landed a triple axel in a beautiful free skate to win the women’s title Friday night at the Four Continents figure skating championships, while American top hope Bradie Tennell slid from first to fifth after the judges penalized her for under-rotating four of her jumps andwww.latimes.com
The United States' ambassador to Italy, Lewis Eisenberg, met Telecom Italia (TIM)'s CEO Luigi Gubitosi on Wednesday, the U.S. embassy said.U.S.
The United States will have to sever its military assistance to the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) battling Islamic State if the fighters partner with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad or Russia, a senior U.S. general said on Sunday.U.S.