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China vice premier to visit U.S. for trade talks

U.S. President Donald Trump has threatened to hike tariffs on $150 billion in Chinese imports. China responded with threats of USA exports to China in an equa...


New York AG Schneiderman resigns amid assault allegations

There's no other way to put it", Kluger said. "But he abuses them privately", Selvaratnam told The New Yorker . Ironically, just a few weeks ago, the pro-a...


Blankenship bid divides West Virginia, as GOP primary rivals praise Trump intervention

Trump also asked West Virginia voters to "Remember Alabama" - a reference to Republican Roy Moore , who lost a Senate race to Democrat Doug Jones after all...


Central Intelligence Agency director nominee Gina Haspel sought to withdraw

Press Secretary Sarah Sanders did not comment on Haspel's offer to withdraw but described her as "the best of the best" and a "patriot", the report said . A...


'Avengers' still beating box office records

Star Wars: "The Force Awakens holds the prize for biggest second weekend, with a mighty $149 million in 2015". In North America, it made more than the twice ...


Twitter to Its 336M Users: Change Your Password, NOW!

The company declined to comment on when the bug was discovered, how long it had been storing passwords in this manner and how many passwords were affected. ...


Meghan's $100k wedding dress has been revealed

The show of support from the senior members of the Royal family will begin a week of celebrations, as Prince Harry and Ms Markle plan a wedding to include...


Iowa Governor Signs Nation's Strictest Abortion Law

The fetal heartbeat bill has been a highly debated topic in the Iowa Legislation, with months of debate before getting passed by the Iowa House and Senate ...


Once the Mets' ace, Matt Harvey will be designated for assignment

His ERA still stands at an unsightly 5.76 through seven games, including four starts, this season. Mets manager Mickey Callaway said he and pitching coach...


NRA Meeting Expected to Bring Millions of Dollars to Dallas

In 2017 the NRA's lobbying efforts focused on a number of bills including the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017, which would allow people to carry conceal...


Boy Scouts drop the 'boy' as they welcome girls to Scouts BSA

Charles Mead is the director of marketing and public relations for the Capitol Area Boy Scouts. "I know this will come as a real shock to a lot of modern peop...


Macron concerned the U.S. will u-turn over Iran

Other signatories of the accord - France, Britain, Germany, Russia, and China - have urged Washington to remain a part of the deal, although the Western allies ...


India to continue probe despite Cambridge Analytica closure

The firm had become the center of a maelstrom of controversy over the way it allegedly used Facebook data to manipulate voter opinion ahead of the 2016 presid...


Yad Vashem Slams Abbas for 'Assault' on Holocaust

UK Labour Party's Shadow Foreign Secretary, Emily Thornberry, attended the Palestinian National Council summit in Ramallah this week, where she slammed the poli...


Anarchists hijack May Day rally

This month also marks the 50th anniversary of the May 1968 civil unrest when millions poured onto the streets in demonstrations and strikes that ground France...


SA ranks third among African nations on media freedom

On this day, UNESCO also holds a prize ceremony and grants Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize to the exceptional journalists, and their work, which has ma...


Fears of more attacks in Afghanistan

The numbers of the Afghan security forces fell by almost 11 per cent in the past year, the United States government's top watchdog on Afghanistan said yesterd...


Starbucks' (SBUX) Overweight Rating Reiterated at Piper Jaffray

The Florida-based Aviance Capital Prtnrs Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0.1% in Starbucks Corporation ( NASDAQ : SBUX ). SBUX underperformed by ...


Trump postpones steel tariff decision for Canada, EU, Mexico

This person also said the Trump administration has "reached agreements in principle with Argentina, Australia, and Brazil, details of which will be finalized in...


John Kelly Has Repeatedly Referred To Trump As An 'Idiot,' NBC Reports

NBC reported on Monday that Kelly has criticized Trump's knowledge on issues like immigration, and cast himself as a protecting the country from Trump's impuls...


Trump suggests meeting with Kim in DMZ

Trump has also been keen to take credit for the developments in inter-Korean relations. But some seemed skeptical about the president's chances to actuall...


Off-duty officer fatally shot in West Memphis

An off-duty Arkansas police officer was shot and killed inside his home on Saturday as a burst of gunshots struck an apartment complex, WREG-TV reports . He wa...


President Trump 'Deserves the Nobel Peace Prize'

Messer said he is in the process of gathering congressional support for the nomination. Some right-leaning US politicians, experts on worldwide relations, and...


Trump makes cryptic comment about getting involved with Justice Department

President Donald Trump took shots at the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Justice Department during a half-hour phone interview on " Fox and Friends ...


John Legend Appears to Call out Friend Kanye West Following Twitter Spree

The big tweet , or at least the one that's been getting the most attention, is the one in which West openly supported the current POTUS. West rebuffs the m...


Italy grants citizenship to terminally ill British boy Alfie Evans

His parents wish him to receive this treatment, but late previous year, Alder Hey Children's Hospital determined to take the boy off life support against the ...


United States warns of arrests as migrant caravan reaches border

U.S. lawyer to hold clinics to explain what the Central Americans can expect during their applications for asylum. Nielsen urged the migrants not to carry on ...


Macron, Trump Face Off in Charm Contest

In a solo news conference before his return home Wednesday night, Macron said that he was under no illusions about Trump's views on the Iran deal. "It was...


Torontonians Reflect on Van Attack a Day After Tragedy

Police Chief Saunders said, "The officer [on Monday] did a fantastic job with respect to utilizing his ability of understanding the circumstance and environment...


Revolution in Armenia to continue until logical end

Pashinyan had been due to hold talks on Wednesday with Karen Karapetyan, the acting prime minister, but they were cancelled when the two sides failed to agree a...


Malaysia Releases Photo Of Suspect In Palestinian's Killing

On Saturday, Palestinian lecturer Fadi al-Batsh, 35, was gunned down as he was walking to a mosque near his home to lead dawn prayers. The suspects were belie...


Handing Out Pills, Getting Drunk: New Allegations Surface Against Trump's VA Pick

Jackson, . President Trump says he still supports his White House physician , but left the door open for Jackson to withdraw his nomination. "It's too ugly...


Reporters without Borders: FYROM ranks 109th for the freedom of media

However, Reporters Without Borders, an global NGO working to mobilize support for freedom of the media and challenge governments and legislation that suppress i...


Prince Harry & Meghan Markle choose music acts for wedding

Prince Harry and fiancee Meghan Markle have attended the Anzac Day dawn service in London, with the prince leaving a handwritten note. St. George's Chapel...


Police try to unlock cellphone with dead man's finger

Randall Chaney of the Largo Police Department explained that the two officers didn't think a warrant was required because there is no expectation of privacy aft...