Marissa Luck, Houston Chronicle Published 5:55 pm CST, Thursday, December 6, 2018 A 2017 photo of construction on Chevron Phillips Chemical's polyethylene plant in Old Ocean. A 2017 photo of construction on Chevron Phillips Chemical's polyethylene plant in Old Ocean. Photo: Courtesy Chevron Phillips … [Read more...] about Chevron Phillips cuts U.S. paraxylene production, eyes Gulf Coast expansion
VANCOUVER/TORONTO (Reuters) - A top executive of China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd who is under arrest in Canada is set to appear in a Vancouver court on Friday for a bail hearing as she awaits possible extradition to the United States. A man walks by a Huawei logo at a shopping mall in Shanghai, China December 6, 2018. REUTERS/Aly Song Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou, … [Read more...] about Huawei CFO to appear in Canada court in U.S. extradition case
The U.S. Navy deployed its guided-missile destroyer USS McCampbell near Russia-contested waters in the Sea of Japan on Wednesday as it begun taking the necessary steps to sail a warship into the Black Sea, west of Russia, amid increased tensions in the wake of the Kremlin’s seizure of three Ukrainian military vessels. This week, the Kremlin’s defense ministry … [Read more...] about Report: U.S. Warships to ‘Challenge’ Russia in Both Eastern, Western Waters
As the nation bids farewell to President George H.W. Bush, the one-term president’s immigration legacy can most be remembered for its significance in forever changing the workforce and demographics of the United States. In 1990, then-President Bush signed into law one of the country’s most expansive immigration policies, the Immigration Act of 1990, which … [Read more...] about Bush 41’s Mass Immigration Legacy Continues Taking Toll on U.S. 3 Decades Later
President Trump has chosen Heather Nauert to replace Nikki Haley as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, two sources with knowledge of the decision told CBS News. Nauert is currently the spokeswoman for the State Department. Nauert has been on the short list for ambassador to the U.N. since Haley announced that she was stepping down from her post in October. Formerly a Fox … [Read more...] about Trump to name Heather Nauert as next U.S. ambassador to the U.N.