By publicly identifying as gay, Tim Cook is sending an important message to corporate America.
Laura Cha reportedly said that emancipated slaves in the U.S. waited 107 years for the right to vote, "so why can't Hong Kong wait."
The meeting comes a day after U.S. President Barack Obama had separate telephone conversations with Thein Sein and Suu Kyi.
The former Navy SEAL is under investigation for possibly revealing classified information in his book on the Bin Laden raid.
The Al-Aqsa mosque and Temple Mount, sites of religious importance for both Muslims and Jews, had been closed early on Thursday.
More foreign jihadists than ever before are traveling to Syria and Iraq to take up arms alongside Islamic State militants, the UN says.
Cheaper crude could undermine Russia's and Iran's foreign policy and push oil-dependent economies into recession.