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Trumps says USA will keep tariffs until China complies with deal

Trumps says USA will keep tariffs until China complies with deal China has had "a lot of problems living by certain deals, and we have to make sure". Trump has held off on increasing tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods to 25 percent from 10 percent as he seeks a deal. U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer will leave for China next week for more discussions intending to finalize the elusive and hazy agreement -... [Full Article...]

Have you taken the Florida Man challenge? What's your story?

Have you taken the Florida Man challenge? What's your story? There's a viral sensation taking over social media called "The Florida Man Challenge " and it's super easy to participate in and will make you laugh. And Aug. 4 doesn't come up with much of anything - mostly stories about the challenge itself. It all began when Twitter user g_pratimaaa had an idea. [Full Article...]

Trump reversing new sanctions on North Korea

Trump reversing new sanctions on North Korea There has been no sign of direct contact between Washington and Pyongyang since the February 27-28 meeting in Hanoi, however, and North Korea has warned it is considering suspending talks and may rethink a freeze on missile and nuclear tests, in place since 2017, unless Washington makes concessions.Hours after Thursday's sanctions announcement, North Korea on Friday pulled out of a liaison office ... [Full Article...]

About 60 Feared Dead In An Accident At Amoma Nkwanta Near Kintampo

About 60 Feared Dead In An Accident At Amoma Nkwanta Near Kintampo The vehicles were travelling in separate directions when the collision occurred, he said. A further 28 passengers were taken to hospital, with seven in a critical condition, after the crash in the Bono East region at around 2am. Kwame Arhin, a doctor at Kintampo hospital, said 28 people were being treated for head injuries and multiple fractures. It was late into the night'. [Full Article...]

IN teachers' association says active shooter drill caused injuries

IN teachers' association says active shooter drill caused injuries The teachers were "terrified," but were told not to tell anyone what happened, ISTA says. One teacher told The Indianapolis Star they were told "this is what happens if you just cower and do nothing". The teachers association told the startling story on Twitter on Wednesday as part of its recommendations to amend House Bill 1004 concerning school safety. [Full Article...]

Billionaire celebrity jeweller arrested in United Kingdom

Billionaire celebrity jeweller arrested in United Kingdom Nirav Modi, through his lawyer George Hepburne Scott, put forward an application for bail of £500,000 (Rs 4.5 crore). His arrest finally came after Britain's Daily Telegraph earlier this month said it had tracked him down to a luxury apartment in London's Centre Point tower, a 34-story building that promotes itself as a "landmark with unparalleled views". [Full Article...]

Jimmy Carter has just become the oldest living former president ever

Jimmy Carter has just become the oldest living former president ever Bush. Well according to a report by CBS News on Thursday, March 21, Jimmy Carter will now add another title to his achievements after he was recognised as longest-living US president. "President and Mrs. Carter are both determined to use their influence for as long as they can to make the world a better place, and millions of the world's poorest people are grateful for their resolve and heart", ... [Full Article...]

New Zealand observes Muslim call to prayer after mosque massacre

New Zealand observes Muslim call to prayer after mosque massacre Many women in attendance wore headscarves in solidarity with New Zealand's Muslim community. Meanwhile, government officials worked into the night to prepare the mosque and the bodies of victims for Friday's mass burial in Christchurch . [Full Article...]

Jared Kushner 'used WhatsApp for official duties', top Democrat says

Jared Kushner 'used WhatsApp for official duties', top Democrat says He also said that the Oversight Committee learned that McFarland "conducted official business on her personal AOL.com account" when she was deputy national security adviser and that they had "also obtained a document that appears to show that Bannon, former White House Chief Strategist, received documents" related to transferring USA nuclear technology to Saudi Arabia. [Full Article...]

North Korea withdraws from inter-Korea liaison office

North Korea withdraws from inter-Korea liaison office South Korean Vice Unification Minister Chun Hae-sung leaves after a press conference at the Unification Ministry in Seoul , South Korea , Friday, March 22, 2019. Security Council resolutions. The two Koreas have not met since a failed summit last month between US President Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un. Cheong Wa Dae held an emergency meeting of its National Security Council (NSC) shortly a... [Full Article...]

Gov. Parson declares state of emergency due to northwest Missouri flooding

Gov. Parson declares state of emergency due to northwest Missouri flooding The spring flood outlook is not good news for those already devastated by flooding in the Midwest and down the Mississippi River, according to an outlook released Thursday by the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Gov. Pete Ricketts also estimated that more than 2,000 homes and 341 businesses have been damaged or destroyed in the floods in Nebraska alone. Almost two-thi... [Full Article...]

US should ‘fully recognise’ Israeli sovereignty over Golan Heights, says Trump

US should ‘fully recognise’ Israeli sovereignty over Golan Heights, says Trump The Syrian government called it "irresponsible", and a threat to global peace and stability. Syrian state media said on Friday that the country was now "more determined to liberate it by all possible means no matter what", citing a foreign ministry source. [Full Article...]

New Zealand PM quotes Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) in speech

New Zealand PM quotes Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) in speech Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said assault rifles and semi-automatic weapons were now banned with immediate effect, making good on a pledge to the country of the military-style weapons used in last week's slaughter of 50 people. He thanked Ardern for her compassion. "We have shown that New Zealand is unbreakable and that the world can see in us an example of love and unity", Fouda said. [Full Article...]

Turkey slams Trump's Golan Heights tweet

Turkey slams Trump's Golan Heights tweet Israelis built settlements on the Golan Heights , which the United Nations condemned in 1981. The announcement marks a diplomatic coup for Netanyahu, two weeks before elections, and four days before he is due to visit Washington. Following a visit to Kuwait, Pompeo met Netanyahu in Jerusalem, where both men hailed U.S. It is also home to the Al-Aqsa Mosque, considered the third holiest site i... [Full Article...]

Israeli soldiers kill unarmed Palestinian who assisted wounded driver

Israeli soldiers kill unarmed Palestinian who assisted wounded driver Tensions have been high in the West Bank since a Palestinian killed an Israeli soldier and a rabbi in a stabbing and shooting attack in the territory on Sunday. Israel captured the West Bank in the 1967 Middle East war. Spokesperson of the Palestinian Red Crescent, Ahmad Jibril, told Ma'an that Israeli forces opened fire at the vehicle in Amman Street, prevented Red Crescent teams from approachi... [Full Article...]

In Supreme Court case about jury discrimination, Clarence Thomas breaks silence

In Supreme Court case about jury discrimination, Clarence Thomas breaks silence Thomas asked if Flowers' lawyers in the case had made similar decisions, and the race of any struck jurors. Chief Justice John Roberts pressed defense lawyer Sheri Johnson to identify what rule the court should adopt for cases "not as extreme as this"? "That's why he strikes black jurors", said Ray Charles Carter, who defended Flowers in his last four trials. [Full Article...]

Trump declares support for Israeli sovereignty over disputed Golan Heights

Trump declares support for Israeli sovereignty over disputed Golan Heights Embassy in Jerusalem, and held a working meeting with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin. Without directly addressing the Golan issue, Pompeo affirmed United States support of Israel: "With the threats of annihilation that Iran is making against Israel, we are committed to Israel's security and its right to self-defense". [Full Article...]

Ferry capsize kills nearly 80 in Iraq's Mosul: medics

Ferry capsize kills nearly 80 in Iraq's Mosul: medics Falah al-Taii, director of Nineveh health department, said the number of victims that arrived at the forensic department and in the hospitals in Mosul is more than 60, the majority of them women and children. Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi has ordered investigators to look into the tragedy and report back to him by Friday. Another civil defence official said 12 people had been rescued... [Full Article...]

Jared Kushner used non-secure WhatsApp to contact foreign leaders, Democrat says

Jared Kushner used non-secure WhatsApp to contact foreign leaders, Democrat says Cummings noted Lowell could not say whether or not Kushner had shared classified information, which he noted 'would be a major security breach, ' in his messaging. In his response, White House counsel Pat Cipollone said a president's communications with foreign leaders were confidential and protected by executive privilege. [Full Article...]

Time to recognise Golan Heights as Israeli territory

Time to recognise Golan Heights as Israeli territory Formally recognising Israel's annexation of the Golan Heights would mark a break in decades of USA foreign policy and fly in the face of global consensus. The Trump decision to recognize the Golan now gives Netanyahu a significant boost before the election, but will also also trigger criticism that the USA president is blatantly meddling in the Israeli elections. [Full Article...]


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