Typhoon Merbok, the second typhoon of the year, made landfall in Shenzhen at around 11 p.m. Monday, according to the National Meteorological Center. Less than an hour later, a family of three and their cab driver sustained minor injuries when the taxi they were in slipped and crashed on the way to the airport.
Qatar begins shipping cargo through Oman to bypass Gulf rift
Thousands of shipping containers destined for Qatar are still stuck at Dubai's Jebel Ali port, according to Qatari importers. Qatar's port authority published video Monday showing a ship arriving at Doha's Hamad Port from Oman's port of Sohar.
'Critical milestone': Pentagon hails ICBM intercept test
In 2014, the USA successfully tested the GMD against a long-range missile after a number of failed attempts between 2010 and 2013. The intercept test, which comes at a time when the U.S.is keeping a wary eye on North Korea's missile program, was successful.