White House press secretary Sarah Sanders confirmed in an email that Trump raised the matter with Xi, The Postreported.
US Senate Holds Hearing on President's Nuclear Authority
Tuesday's hearing reflected the "exceptional nature" of the present context, said Senator Chris Murphy, a Democrat from CT . Ultimately, the panel warned against legislative changes to rein in the President's authority to exercise nuclear authority.
The players were questioned last week over allegations they stole sunglasses from a Louis Vuitton store next to a hotel in Hangzhou, where UCLA was staying during a season-opening trip.
If the three Bruins are going to be detained in China for another two weeks, they could miss up to five games before they get back on US soil, missing contests against Central Arkansas, South Carolina State, Creighton, Baylor/Wisconsin and UC Irvine.
The players were released on bail last Wednesday and have been staying at hotel in Hangzhou, awaiting a decision from authorities that could range from release to fines to years of detainment.
UCLA, one of the most storied names in USA college basketball with 11 men's NCAA championships, won Saturday's game in Shanghai 63-60 without the three players. The athletes were unable to play in the game, and they remain in China awaiting their fate while the rest of their team returned to the USA days ago.
You Won't Believe Which Fellow TV Presenter Olly Murs Is Dating
Former X Factor star Olly Murs and TV presenter Melaine Sykes have been dating for a nearly a year - according to new reports. It is thought to be Olly's first serious romance since he split from long-term girlfriend Francesca Thomas at the end of 2015.
Curtis Samuel to miss rest of season
McCaffrey, the former Stanford star, leads the team in receptions with 57 for 433 yards and three touchdowns. Russell Shepard would likely replace Samuel if he is sidelined.
Alabama, North Carolina Finalists for New Toyota/Mazda Plant
North Carolina is a finalist for a long-sought automotive plant to be built by Toyota and Mazda , according to multiple reports. Randolph County is in the process of expanding its site by rezoning 370 acres to add to the 1,500 acres that comprise the site.
President Trump's trust in Putin questionable | Letters
On the flight back from Vietnam, Trump called the former intelligence agency heads who spoke out against him " political hacks ". In Tokyo, no sooner did Trump's plane leave the tarmac than the finance minister declared that "We won't do an FTA".
2 spot in new WSJ ranking for Amazon headquarters
Dallas was bolstered by Texas' lack of a state sales tax and the North Texas region's low cost of living. It certainly appears so, at least according to a Wall Street Journal analysis published Tuesday.