Approximately 72,000 people were affected by the massive blackout in New York City's Manhattan on Saturday evening, utility service company Con Edison said Sunday.
British ambassador to U.S. resigns2019-07-10
British ambassador to the United States Kim Darroch resigned on Wednesday after a scandal with leaked diplomatic cables that contained unvarnished assessments of the U.S. administration, according to media reports.
Russia budget surplus totals 3.1 pct of GDP in first half of 20192019-07-10
Russia's federal budget in January-June was executed with a surplus of 1.561 trillion rubles (24.6 billion U.S. dollars), or 3.1 percent of the gross domestic product (GDP), the Russian Finance Ministry said Wednesday in a report of preliminary estimates.
4 judges elected to UN Dispute Tribunal2019-07-11
United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on Wednesday elected four judges to serve half-time terms of office on the United Nations Dispute Tribunal (UNDT).