UN assembly approves Ukraine-sponsored resolution on Azov Sea affair, with nearly half abstaining

The UN General Assembly has voted for a Ukraine-sponsored draft denouncing “militarization” of the Azov and Black Seas. About half of member-states abstained and Moscow said it’s like giving Kiev a blank check to scapegoat Russia. Sixty-six countries voted in favor of the resolution and 19 against, while 72 countries abstained. The resolution, brought forward […]

An Illustrated Look at the Assembly Line That Makes Ram Trucks

– Here’s an inside look at Fiat Chrysler’s stamping and truck plants in Warren, Michigan, where parts for the Ram 1500 Quad and Crew Cabs are made and the trucks are built. The two factories cover more than 5.4 million square feet and produced 332,830 trucks in 2016. That’s a brand-spanking-new pickup truck every 94.8 […]

Fisker Aims for Charging Innovation and Solid-State Batteries—Not Dealerships or Assembly Plants

– Ten years after launching Fisker Automotive, a company that once sparred with Tesla for California electric-vehicle supremacy, its founder is back with a new company as well as a new electric car, the all-wheel-drive EMotion. It won’t be officially introduced until next month at CES in Las Vegas, but it’s already priced for pre-orders at […]

Exoskeletons won’t turn assembly line workers into Iron Man

Ford Drop the word “exoskeleton” into conversation, and you typically conjure up images from Aliens, or Iron Man foiling whomever he’s supposed to foil with augmented power. Fanciful as that may seem, exoskeletons are finding their way into everyday manufacturing. But they’re not being used to perform “feats of strength”. Reality is more mundane—and much […]

‘Do not try us’: Trump warns Pyongyang in speech to S. Korean national assembly (VIDEO)

Published time: 8 Nov, 2017 02:55 Edited time: 8 Nov, 2017 03:02 In his address to South Korea’s national assembly, President Donald Trump said that he hoped to “speak for all civilized nations,” in telling North Korea, “do not underestimate us and do not try us.” North Korea “interpreted America’s past restraint as weakness,” Trump […]

See Boeing’s First 787-10 to Enter Service Roll Out of Assembly

See Boeing’s First 787-10 to Enter Service Roll Out Assembly Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does […]

Brigitte Macron shows off BRA in cheeky peek-a-boo lace dress at UN assembly in New York

Brigitte, 64, donned a cream dress for the occasion – but the choice was not as innocent as it seemed. The dress featured a black lace detail which showed off the French first lady’s underwear. Underneath the cheeky strip of black lace was a printed lace pattern which circled Brigitte’s bust. The rest of the […]

Lavrov and Tillerson meet to talk Syria & Ukraine on UN General Assembly sidelines

Published time: 18 Sep, 2017 07:06 Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and his US counterpart, Rex Tillerson, held an informal meeting on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly to discuss the situation in Syria and the implementation of the Minsk agreement in Ukraine. Lavrov and Tillerson met at the Russian Permanent Mission to the […]

Venezuela inaugurates Constituent Assembly amid street unrest

Venezuela’s newly-elected Constituent Assembly has been inaugurated amid mass public demonstrations. President Maduro, however, says that the assembly is aimed at restoring peace and order in the country. The 545-strong Constituent Assembly has been inaugurated in the capital, Caracas, with former Foreign Minister Delcy Rodriguez elected as the legislative body’s president, and former Vice President […]