Hong Kong tycoon, 22, drops $117 million on luxury home

By AFP

Hong Kong properties are the most expensive in the world, putting even the cheapest apartments out of the read of most ordinary people (AFP Photo/Anthony WALLACE)

The 22-year-old son of a business tycoon has dropped US$117 million on a luxury home in Hong Kong, the latest purchase to highlight the huge wealth gap in a city currently rocked by political protests.… read the full article

Former WWE star says depression left him considering committing murder-suicide at WrestleMania 17

By Ben Weinrib, Yahoo Sports Contributor | Yahoo Sports

Tommy Dreamer battled serious depression while competing in pro wrestling. (George Napolitano/MediaPunch/IPX/AP)

Depression is a topic that is not nearly talked about enough, especially in overtly masculine sports like professional wrestling.… read the full article

“First Cut of Steel”: The Navy’s New Ballistic Missile Submarine Is Coming Soon

And it could be a big deal.

by Kris Osborn | The National Interest

Using first-of-its-kind digital modeling techniques, and advanced training, the Navy has been making rapid progress staying ahead of the original construction schedule. The ship specs are 100-percent complete, the arrangements are 97.5 percent complete and the ship disclosures are already 43-percent complete.… read the full article

Take a Peak: Meet the YF-22A Stealth Fighter (This Became the F-22 Raptor)

An amazing plane 

by Dario Leone | The National Interest

The interesting photo in this post shows F-22 less known older brother, the YF-22A. Actually, the YF-22A was the Raptor’s technology demonstrator. This fighter, in fact, was Lockheed Martin’s design for the Advanced Tactical Fighter (ATF) Competition for the U.S.… read the full article

Trump Supreme Court pick Kavanaugh delivered the goods for conservatives

By Lawrence Hurley | Reuters

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump smiles next to U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh as they participate in a ceremonial public swearing-in in the East Room of the White House in Washington

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s appointee Brett Kavanaugh consistently delivered during his first term as a justice for conservatives who had hoped he would move the U.S.… read the full article

Hong Kong protesters urge G20 to raise plight with China

By Yan ZHAO | AFP

Protesters in Hong Kong are planning a series of demonstrations in the run-up to the G20 meetings June 27-28, 2019 in Japan (AFP Photo/Anthony WALLACE)

Hong Kong protesters marched to major consulates on Wednesday in a call for G20 nations to confront fellow member China over sliding freedoms in the financial hub, at a weekend summit in Japan.… read the full article