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Man who served in US Army Reserves accused of being agent for China

WASHINGTON: A Chinese citizen was arrested in Chicago on Tuesday on charges that he covertly worked for a high-ranking Chinese intelligence official to help try to recruit engineers and scientists, including some who worked as US defense contractors, the Justice Department said. Ji Chaoqun, 27, first came to the United States in 2013 to study electrical…

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Trump to meet with Netanyahu, chair Security Council meeting

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — President Donald Trump poured scorn on the “ideology of globalism” and heaped praise on his own administration’s achievements in a speech to the U.N. General Assembly that drew headshakes and even mocking laughter from his audience of fellow world leaders. “The U.S. will not tell you how to live and work or worship,” Trump said as ...

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French man fined for sexually harassing woman on bus

A French court has fined a man for insulting a woman during an assault on a bus, the first conviction under a new law that punishes sexual harassment in public spaces. The prosecutor’s office in the south Paris suburb of Evry said the incident occurred last Wednesday when the 30-year-old man, visibly drunk,…

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Jeremy Corbyn Labour Party conference speech to focus on economy instead of Brexit

Jeremy Corbyn is set to denounce ‘greed-is good capitalism’ as he sets out plans for a radical reshaping of the UK economy, including a ‘green jobs revolution’ to create 400,000 skilled posts. In his keynote speech to Labour’s annual conference in Liverpool on Wednesday, Mr Corbyn will accuse ‘the political and corporate establishment’ of propping up the financial system which ...

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