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Monthly Archives: February 2017

White House: Trump Pledges To Honor ‘One China’ Policy

President Donald Trump had a “lengthy” phone call with Chinese President Xi Jinping late Thursday, and pledged that the United States will uphold the “one China” policy, the White House said. “The two leaders discussed numerous topics and President Trump agreed, at the request of

On the Trump-Era Economy, GOP and Dems Are Split

Consumer sentiment in February slipped off of a 13-year high, as a bullish streak of post-election confidence appeared to ease up. The University of Michigan’s consumer sentiment index pulled back in the opening days of the month for the first time since October and after

Pakistan court bans Valentine’s Day in capital

ISLAMABAD — A Pakistani judge has banned Valentine’s Day celebrations in the country’s capital, saying they are against Islamic teachings. Court official Niaz Saleh says the judge ruled Monday on a petition seeking to ban public celebrations in Islamabad. He says the order has been