June 14, Friday, 2019 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Ms. Sara Macdonald and Ms. Emma Howard

1. The attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman have caused crude oil prices to surge in New York.

2. Ministerial negotiations between Japan and the United States have been held in Washington to hammer out a trade deal.

3. A U.S. cyber expert warns that Chinese hackers are increasing their attacks against Japanese companies.