Day: March 6, 2019

First lady Melania Trump hits the road to promote her ‘Be Best’ campaign

By Maria Puente (USA TODAY)

First lady Melania Trump views a demonstration of a Microsoft Xbox adaptive controller at the company’s headquarters in Redmond, Wash., March 4, 2019, during a two-day, three-state swing to promote her Be Best campaign.

First lady Melania Trump left Washington Monday for a two-day, three-state road trip to promote three of her “Be Best” campaign causes: children’s well-being, online bullying and opioid abuse.… Read Full Article “First lady Melania Trump hits the road to promote her ‘Be Best’ campaign”

China accuses detained Canadian man of stealing state secrets

FILE PHOTO: Canadian businessman Michael Spavor arrives next to the former NBA basketball player Dennis Rodman (not pictured) after a trip to North Korea, at Beijing Capital International Airport, Beijing, China January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

By Ben Blanchard (Reuters)

BEIJING (Reuters) – China on Monday accused detained Canadian citizen Michael Kovrig of stealing state secrets which were passed on to him from another detained Canadian, Michael Spavor, in what is likely to increase tension between Ottawa and Beijing.… Read Full Article “China accuses detained Canadian man of stealing state secrets”