China says it will not ‘surrender’ in the trade war and ‘has enough fuel to drive its economy even if a trade war is prolonged’

Reuters/Carlos Barria An editorial in the state-run China Daily paper said on Friday that China will not “surrender” in the trade war against the US. “The Trump administration should not be mistaken that China will surrender to the US demands. It has enough fuel to drive its economy even if a trade war is prolonged.” […]

US psy-ops vision: Leaflets that cry ‘surrender now!’ as they rain down on enemy troops

The US may soon add talking leaflets to their psychological warfare arsenal. The devices would play pre-recorded 30-second messages to whoever picks them up and may even soon listen back to the response they get. A prototype of a weaponized version of a musical greeting card has been developed by the US Special Operations Forces […]

10 people were killed at a school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas— here’s how the attack and the suspect’s surrender unfolded

David Phillip/AP On Friday morning, a gunman armed with two guns opened fire at Santa Fe High School in Santa Fe, Texas. At least 10 people were killed and another 10 were injured. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott called the shooting “one of the most heinous attacks that we’ve ever seen in the history of Texas […]

First group of militants surrender arms & leave East Ghouta after Russia-brokered talks

The first group of militants have surrendered their arms and left East Ghouta as an increasing number of rebel fighters in Syria seek to disassociate themselves from Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists, the Russian military has announced. “Certain representatives of illegal armed groups have intensified attempts to get in touch with the Syrian government forces and the […]

Hillary Clinton cries ‘Russians are coming,’ accuses Trump of ‘surrender’

Former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is raising a cry of alarm that the “Russians are still coming” and accusing President Donald Trump of doing nothing to defend the upcoming US elections. Though the US media and political establishment gave Clinton a 98 percent chance to become president in 2016, she lost to Trump – and […]

WE’VE GOT A DEAL: Government shutdown looks set to end as Democrats surrender

Andrew Harnik/AP Images The Senate is set to clear a procedural hurdle and allow a funding bill to reopen the government to move forward. The deal was reached after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell committed to bring a bill to codify the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) to the Senate floor. The House will […]

Trapped ISIS fighters must ‘choose between death and surrender’ as US-backed forces close in

Brett McGurk via Twitter As Iraqi forces close in on the Islamic State’s final patches of territory, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has given the once-powerful terror group an ultimatum: Surrender or die. “Daesh members have to choose between death and surrender,” Abadi said, using a derogatory term for ISIS. ISIS has suffered severe territorial losses […]

Superhero Bits: Avengers: No Surrender, Mjolnir Candy Apples, Catwoman Rumors & More

Want to make candy apples shaped like Mjolnir? What is Avengers: No Surrender doing with all of the superhero team members in 2018? What are Iron Fist and Luke Cage doing on the set of the second season of the latter’s Netflix series? Which classic superhero almost had a cameo in Batman vs Two-Face? Is […]

ISIS fighters, once bent on martyrdom, surrender en masse from last Iraqi stronghold

Felipe Dana/Associated Press When US-backed Iraqi security forces and Iranian Shia militias cleared’ ISIS’s final Iraqi stronghold in Hawijah, they met with weak resistance and a massive surrender from a once-fearsome army. In 2016 and 2015, ISIS carried out suicide attacks around the globe at a historic rate. The terror group, founded in June 2014, […]

Slovenia 2 – Scotland 2: Heartbreak for Scots as Strachan's men surrender World Cup chance

Scotland needed victory to secure second place in qualifying Group F, with the understanding rivals Slovakia would beat Malta. But a Roman Bezjak header cancelled out Leigh Griffiths’ opener before the Rijeka loanee scored again to end Gordon Strachan’s hopes of securing a playoff spot. Robert Snodgrass scored at the death but it wasn’t enough. […]