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United States proposes tariffs on $200 billion more in Chinese imports

United States proposes tariffs on $200 billion more in Chinese imports The move comes after the United States imposed 25% tariffs on Chinese goods worth $ 34 billion last Friday. The US on Tuesday published a list of $ 200 billion (€170 billion) worth of Chinese goods that could soon be hit with tariffs. [Full Article...]

Why It's Impossible For Brett Kavanaugh To Make Abortion Illegal

Why It's Impossible For Brett Kavanaugh To Make Abortion Illegal Last week, NARAL and Planned Parenthood called on the Senate to demand a new "personal liberty standard" of forcing Supreme Court nominees to affirm the Roe v. "I find it hard to think that [Chief Justice] Roberts - who has a more long-term view of the arc of the court and a desire to preserve its institutional role - would facially overrule Roe ". [Full Article...]

Trump picks Brett Kavanaugh for Supreme Court

Trump picks Brett Kavanaugh for Supreme Court Kennedy's retirement left a hole for Trump to fill smack in the middle of the deeply divided court, where all nine justices tend to vote the way the presidents who nominated them expected. So let the Mueller probe be blocked, and let the dirges play for abortion rights, affirmative action and possibly same-sex marriage. But at the moment, it is liberals who are focused on making this a galvanizing... [Full Article...]

Hurricane Chris now Category 1, beachgoers brace for unsafe rip currents

Hurricane Chris now Category 1, beachgoers brace for unsafe rip currents Chris was expected to remain well off the USA coast, the NHC said, adding on its current forecast track, the center of Chris will be near southeastern Newfoundland on Thursday night. If anything, conditions will worsen in the coming days as rip currents become a significant concern. It added that an Air Force Reserve reconnaissance aircraft is scheduled to investigate the tropical wave on Wednes... [Full Article...]

Thai official: Rescued boys generally healthy and smiling

Thai official: Rescued boys generally healthy and smiling The next rescue operation is planned for Tuesday at 10am BST (4pm Thai local time), but Mr Osatanakorn said he can not promise the remaining five would be rescued by the end of the day. " The kids are footballers, are strong and have high immunity ", Jesada said when asked why they survived so long. "Everyone is in high spirits and are happy to get out ". [Full Article...]

Manafort says he’s being treated like a 'VIP' in jail: Court filing

Manafort says he’s being treated like a 'VIP' in jail: Court filing Visitor and phone logs also indicate that Manafort meets with his legal team multiple times a week, has had over 100 phone calls with them since being incarcerated, and another 200 calls with other individuals, the filing said. Judge T.S. Ellis gave the special counsel prosecuting Manafort until Friday to respond to those motions. Last week, Manafort's lawyers complained that he has to spend 23 ... [Full Article...]

YouTube to fight conspiracy theory videos by showing users Wikipedia links

YouTube to fight conspiracy theory videos by showing users Wikipedia links In addition, YouTube will provide links to Wikipedia or the Encyclopedia Britannica with controversial videos or conspiratorial issues such as the Moon landing. In addition, YouTube, the Google News Initiative and Google.org, are teaming with the Poynter Institute, Stanford University, Local Media Association, and the National Association for Media Literacy Education (NAMLE) to support Medi... [Full Article...]

UK PM Seeks Unity Amid Turmoil Over Brexit Strategy

UK PM Seeks Unity Amid Turmoil Over Brexit Strategy His departure adds to a crisis over Brexit that threatens to tear apart Prime Minister Theresa May's government . The Brexit white paper will still be published on Thursday despite concerns David Davis and Boris Johnson's resignations would thwart the timetable. [Full Article...]

Mother survives vehicle crash that killed husband, 4 daughters

Mother survives vehicle crash that killed husband, 4 daughters Authorities say Mr. Audie Trinidad, Kaitlyn , 20, Danna, 17, Melissa and Allison, both 14, were all killed when a wrong-way driver of a pickup truck struck their minivan on a DE road Friday. A few feet away was a maroon extended-cab pickup truck, which appeared to be a commercial vehicle, with its passenger side caved in. "It's certainly heartbreaking", Jaffe said. [Full Article...]

British woman dies after Novichok nerve agent poisoning

British woman dies after Novichok nerve agent poisoning The police are working to ensure that her family have all the necessary support that they need at this extremely hard time. That afternoon, Rowley fell ill at the same address in Amesbury and was also hospitalised. The couple, who were heavy drinkers and drug takers, are believed to have picked up a syringe or vial of the nerve agent dumped by the assassins sent to kill Sergei Skripal and his ... [Full Article...]

'Racist' woman 'battered Mexican man, 92, with concrete block'

'Racist' woman 'battered Mexican man, 92, with concrete block' Erik Mendoza, his grandson, told the local station his grandfather doesn't speak English and doesn't understand why he was attacked. Police are searching for the mother and four men seen in the video attacking Rodriguez, KTLA reports. Sheriff's Deputy D'Angelo Robinson told KTLA that police are "concerned" about the crime, but they've not yet determined a motive. Borjas tried to defend the man... [Full Article...]

Tusk To Trump: 'Appreciate Your Allies'

Tusk To Trump: 'Appreciate Your Allies' In 2014, before Trump was president, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members agreed to stop cutting their military budgets and set a goal of moving "toward" spending 2 percent of their gross domestic product on their own defense - by 2024 . [Full Article...]

Trump names Supreme Court nominee

Trump names Supreme Court nominee Democrats in the past also have pointed to Kavanaugh's work for Bush during the recount fight in the pivotal state of Florida in the 2000 presidential election, a controversy that was resolved only after the conservative-majority Supreme Court sided with Bush over Democratic candidate Al Gore, settling the election outcome. [Full Article...]

Eight boys brought safely out of flooded Thai caves in two days

Eight boys brought safely out of flooded Thai caves in two days The rescued boys are being kept in sterilized isolation units at a nearby hospital, which prohibits physical contact, and their parents have not been told they're safe. Officials lavished praise on the Thai and worldwide divers who executed the unsafe rescue mission, guiding boys who can barely swim and have no diving experience through a treacherous 4-kilometer-long (2 1/2-mile) escape route t... [Full Article...]

Feds on track to reunite 54 of 102 illegal immigrant families

Feds on track to reunite 54 of 102 illegal immigrant families And activists, for their part, have described a "bureaucratic wall" that has prevented detained parents from finding and contacting their children. Fabian attributed the holdup to difficulties tracking down some parents, and to necessary background checks on those whom they've found. [Full Article...]

Adepoju feels sorry for Russian Federation after Croatia loss

Adepoju feels sorry for Russian Federation after Croatia loss He told Reuters a year ago, "if countries are going to have nukes, we're going to be at the top of the pack". "Our prime minister [Dmitry Medvedev] was in our changing room". Russian opposition politician Aleksei Navalny, who has served several jail sentences for allegedly organising protests against the Kremlin, also praised the team's effort. [Full Article...]

US Opposes Breastfeeding Resolution

The New York Times said the US was "embracing the interests of infant formula manufacturers" and even threatened Ecuador and other countries with financial retaliation. Other wording that called for policy makers to restrict the promotion of food products that could potentially harm children also irked American delegates. [Full Article...]

North Korea attacks 'gangster-like' US

North Korea attacks 'gangster-like' US North Korea says it is disappointed with the way the US has conducted itself in bilateral discussions, saying that the progress made at last month's historic summit in Singapore is in danger of being eroded. Saturday saw Nauert say discussions had also involved the issue of the repatriation of US service members who died during the Korean War. North Korea also accused the United States of tri... [Full Article...]

Rudy Giuliani says Michael Cohen should cooperate with federal investigators

Rudy Giuliani says Michael Cohen should cooperate with federal investigators When Stephanopoulos confronted Giuliani about this, and said it was hard to believe Trump's own words given what Giuliani was saying, the president's attorney proceeded to attack the investigation as a whole. Trump" and, in what has been called a "warning shot", hired Lanny Davis , a close friend of Bill and Hillary Clinton, to join his legal team. The special counsel is investigating Russian m... [Full Article...]

Harry Kane lookalike Danny McLaughlin is star attraction

Harry Kane lookalike Danny McLaughlin is star attraction The centre-back has probably been England's best player at the FIFA World Cup , dropping a lot of jaws with his world-class displays. It will take a lot of doing though if any other player is to dislodge Harry Kane as the victor of the Golden Boot this year, but having seen the results of any of the matches so far played anything can and has been happening in each match! Cesc Fabregas has... [Full Article...]


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