Malaysian Authorities Admit They Don’t Know Which Direction Missing Plane Was Headed When It Disappeared
Malaysian authorities defended their handling of the hunt for the missing Boeing 777 on Wednesday even as they acknowledged they were unsure which direction the plane was headed when it disappeared, highlighting the massive task facing an international search mission now in its fifth day.
Vietnam scrambled helicopters Monday to look for what a search jet spotted and believed might have been a life raft from the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 that vanished early Saturday morning on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing with 239 people on board, but the object found floating in the sea was not a boat, leaving the fate of the airliner a mystery.
4 Americans were on board the Boeing 777 that lost contact with air traffic controllers over the South China Sea.
A recent Gallup Poll suggests that most Americans now view China as the greatest enemy of the United States.
Foreign buyers of U.S. Treasury securities increased their holdings to a record in December even though the two largest holders of U.S. government debt — China and Japan — reduced their shares.
The White House has issued a response to a “We the People” petition that asked for the cancellation of “Jimmy Kimmel Live.”
Foreigner buyers of U.S. Treasury securities increased their holdings for a third month in October, despite budget battles in Washington that shut down the government for 16 days that month.
With the growing anticipation, the 100 day wait is finally over, the Smithsonian’s National Zoo has finally named the female giant panda cub after receiving more than 123,000 votes online from the public — and her name is Bao Bao.
The American ambassador to China said Wednesday he will step down from his post early next year to rejoin his family in Seattle.
Former President Bill Clinton is hoping to see a woman run the White House one day.