What Happened on 18 May 2016

US announces new rule to expand overtime pay to millions of workers

Under a new rule announced by the US government on Tuesday, an individual earning less than $47,476 ($913 a week)… Read More.

Mitsubishi Motors top officials to quit amid fuel economy scandal

Top-level executives at Mitsubishi Motors have decided to resign, weeks after the automobile manufacturer admitted that it falsified fuel economy… Read More.

Iran wants US to compensate for 63 years of 'spiritual and material damage'

The Iranian Parliament has demanded compensation from the US for causing "spiritual and material damage" to Iran for the past… Read More.

Islamic State loses 45% of territory in Iraq and 20% in Syria

The Islamic State has lost 45% of the territory it had once held in Iraq and 20% of areas it… Read More.