Global oil prices fell Friday after top producer Saudi Arabia signaled a likely boost in supply as soon as the third quarter, and world stock markets were mixed over the sudden US move to cancel the summit with North Korea.Italy saw no end in sight to its political turmoil Tuesday as the caretaker prime minister ended talks on forming a government without unveiling his cabinet line-up, following the collapse of a populist coalition's bid to govern.Rafael Nadal survived a mini-crisis to rack up his 80th win at Roland Garros on Tuesday as the 10-time champion defeated Italian lucky loser Simone Bolelli 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 (11/9) to reach the second round.
The scandal engulfing the Korean Air dynasty widened Monday as 69-year-old matriarch Lee Myung-hee faced police questioning over allegations she assaulted employees including household staff and construction workers renovating her home."Solo: A Star Wars Story," the latest prequel in the hugely popular film franchise, struggled to achieve escape velocity this holiday weekend, with an estimated 1 million four-day take falling far below expectations.When I visited Shanghai in 2017, the crowded dating corner at Shanghai People's Square caught my attention. Secondly, the information on those papers are usually about salary, house and other material requirements, are these the only things these parents care about?A bunch of parents had gotten together with their children's information on pieces of paper, trying to find a partner for their kids. Is our society so materialistic that even marriage has turned into a product of the market?A mega-strike by Brazilian truck drivers furious over high fuel costs eased Tuesday on the ninth day of transport chaos that has paralyzed Latin America's biggest economy and rattled the unpopular government.A gunman on a police watchlist for contacts with Islamist extremists launched a brazen suspected terror attack in Belgium on Tuesday, shooting dead two female police officers with their own weapons before killing a bystander.