US strike supports terrorism, Syria claims

Syrian state-run media says a rare US strike on government-backed troops in eastern Syria killed and wounded dozens of tribal fighters, calling it a new effort “to support terrorism”.

Unclear where Trump’s army parade will be

The Pentagon says it is not certain that the Washington-area would host a parade requested by President Donald Trump to honour the US military.

Bush says Russia meddled in US election

Former US president George W. Bush says “there’s pretty clear evidence that the Russians meddled” in the 2016 presidential election, forcefully rebutting fellow Republican Donald Trump’s denials Moscow tried to affect the vote.

Unclear where Trump’s army parade will be

The Pentagon says it is not certain that the Washington-area would host a parade requested by President Donald Trump to honour the US military.

Rarest white diamond ever to be auctioned

A flawless diamond, the size of a large strawberry, is expected to fetch a world record price when it goes on sale at Sotheby’s in London this month.

Grateful Dead’s John Perry Barlow dies

John Perry Barlow, an internet activist and lyricist for the Grateful Dead, has died.