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Paul Ryan Tax Cut Showcase Upstaged by Trump Tariff Announcement

Some of them will be mildly helped by the president's tariffs. "The tariffs on steel and aluminum risk undermining these positive economic developments by inc...


ISIS Claims Responsibility For Deadly Attack Aimed At Afghan Hazaras

When the bomber stopped at a checkpoint, he triggered the explosive device, killing one policeman and six civilians. Local Hazara leader Mohammad Mohaqiq told...


Toys R Us may liquidate its bankrupt United States operations, report says

Sales numbers did not reach the levels Toys R Us told lenders they would reach. While last year's bankruptcy filing only applied to the company's USA operatio...


Aid reaches Syria's Ghouta amid renewed regime attacks

The Syrian army has advanced into the area between the two large towns of Harasta and Douma , it added. "So Ghouta will gain by finishing with these people". T...


Jared Kushner to visit Mexico, meet with Mexican president

Videgaray was scheduled to accompany the Mexican head of state on that trip. It comes 10 days after the USA and Mexico canceled a meeting due to disagreements...


U.S. seeks 'concrete actions' from North Korea before planned talks

President Donald Trump has agreed to a historic first meeting with Kim Jong Un in a stunning development in America's high-stakes nuclear standoff with North K...


Saudi Crown Prince: Turkey part of 'triangle of evil'

May defended the invitation when she was grilled in parliament over why Prince Mohammed was being afforded the red carpet treatment during his three-day visit...


Draymond Green thinks Anthony Davis could edge out James Harden for MVP

He's scored at least 40 points in five of those 10 outings. As of now, it seems as if this year's honor is still Harden's to lose - he leads the National Basket...


8 things to consider about year-round daylight saving time in Florida

Michael Downing , author of the 2006 book "Spring Forward: The Annual Madness of Daylight Saving Time ", said time zone complications are often overlooked wh...


NSE Calls For Gender Equality, Women's Empowerment

With the World Economic Forum's 2017 Global Gender Gap Report findings telling us that gender parity is over 200 years away - there has never been a more im...


India Supreme Court restores 'love jihad' marriage

Before a three judge bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra , Hadiya Jahan said that she wanted her freedom and to see her husband, who would support her fi...


Playa del Carmen Security Threat: US Says Avoid Mexican Resort

The site also urged Mexican tourists to buy travel insurance that "specifically covers you in Mexico and includes medical evacuation insurance". Economic ac...


Stormy Daniels' lawyer: 'Yes,' she had a sexual relationship with Trump

Daniels' lawsuit argued that the "hush agreement" meant to hide their alleged affair was invalid because Trump never signed it. "To be clear, the attemp...


Five takeaways from President Trump's news conference with Sweden's prime minister

But in response to a question from a Swedish reporter, Trump said he had no concerns about Russian meddling in the midterms, and again insisted that the Kremlin...


International Women's Day 2018 theme is #PressforProgress

Aspiring politician Lenora Qereqeretabua sums it up well when she says women, young and not so young ahould make that conscious decision to #PressForProgress ...


Strong aftershock hits Papua New Guinea

The strongest quake of 7.5 magnitude left houses devastated as well as generated landslides in a remote province as reports about it leaked out slowly. The Inte...


Aldon Smith turns himself in to SFPD

Smith left before police arrived to respond to the 911 call. According to police reports from Saturday's incident, the victim said Smith bit her wrists before...


Iran foreign minister criticises EU 'extremism' towards Tehran

Ahead of his visit, Le Drian had said that Iran should address "concerns" over its ballistic missile program or risk new sanctions. "In order to keep the United...


France to Set Age of Consent to 15 After Child Sex Outrage

The issue of consent was brought to the spotlight after critics and lawmakers said French laws had allowed two adult men to escape charges after they were accus...


Trump says Russian Federation had 'no impact' on 2016 election votes

Trump mentioned that his daughter and White House adviser, Ivanka Trump, recently watched the USA defeat Sweden's men's curling team at the Olympic Games last m...


West Virginia Lawmakers Reach Deal For Striking Teachers, Governor Says

Schools are anticipated to be open for class again Wednesday. The West Virginia teachers, some of the lowest-paid in the country, had gone without a salary in...


Embattled Netanyahu Looks To Trump For Greater US Involvement In Syria

Trump's decision past year to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital pleased Netanyahu's government and the president's attendance at the embassy opening would...


Michigan student suspected of slaying parents has been arrested, authorities say

Two people were killed in an on-campus shooting at Central Michigan University. Following the shooting, police released a photo of Davis Jr. and urged the...


Al-Qaida-Linked Group Claims Responsibility For Burkina Faso attack

Burkinabe state television said the unidentified gunmen killed five soldiers and wounded 64 at the military headquarters. French President Emmanuel Macron's o...


U.S. carrier arrives in Vietnam for first time since war

The visit is also being touted as a key landmark between the former bitter enemies, whose relations have seen an extraordinary turnaround since the end of the w...


Congress respects the people's mandate: Rahul Gandhi on northeast polls

Leader of Opposition and UDP chief Donkupar Roy retained Shella seat for the seventh consecutive term, James Sangma retained Dadenggre seat for the third consec...


Q2 Weather: Falling snow stops, but blowing snow is still trouble

Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 22 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 31 miles per hour. There is a 100 percent chance of rain and snow tonight , with snow...


Gun Issue About More Than Guns

For them, it's all about power, money and control, maintained by fear. "People are demanding change right now, and one of the reasons people are demanding chang...


China Ready To Hit Back At US

He said China defended and contributed to the current United Nations-centred global order, but also said some reforms were necessary. The two nations agree ...


Egypt top court clears Saudi island transfer

Mohammed bin Salman arrived in Cairo earlier on Sunday in a three-day visit as the first destination of his first foreign tour since he was named crown prince a...


Who is Conrad Sangma? Next chief minister of Meghalaya

Their primary aim to dislodge the Mukul Sangma-led Congress Government in the State has served well the NPP-BJP. "We have given a letter of support of 34 ML...


North Korea, seeking 'equal footing,' rejects preconditions for United States talks

South Korea's presidential Blue House said in a statement that National Security Office (NSO) head Chung Eui-yong and National Intelligence Service (NIS) chief ...


Militants impose curfew in Syria's Ghouta: Russia

Hamza Bayraqdar, a spokesman for Jaish al-Islam, said on Twitter that the group's forces had launched "surprise attacks" against regime positions. He added th...


Putin: Give Us Evidence Of Meddling, New Cold War In US Propaganda

Putin during his speech showed a series of video montages of missiles crossing mountains and oceans, heading over the Atlantic before striking the U.S. Thirte...


Naga governor asks Neiphiu Rio to form government

Report also received from Roing, Namsai and other place of state alongwith rest of country. The Congress had earlier staked a claim to form a government in th...


White House faces rumours about top security aide's exit

Trump and McMaster have had an uneasy relationship. McMaster has grown increasingly frustrated with President Trump and is considering retiring to the Pe...


Hwy. 101 may close again in Santa Barbara County due to storm

Wenyu Zhang, 42, vanished Thursday as the region was hit by a blizzard packing winds gusting to almost 150 miles per hour (241 kph) over the ridge tops. Many Sa...


More than 2500 YPG militants 'neutralized' in Afrin op in Syria's north

The Turkish military declined to comment on the report, but the Turkish state-run Anadolu news agency reported on Friday that Turkish attack helicopters had kil...


High wind warning issued; widespread power outages expected

Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take action should flooding develop. "Through Friday night these snow showers will accumulate a ...


Victims identified in fatal shooting at Central Michigan University

James Eric Davis Jr was arrested without incident after someone spotted him on train tracks, said Central Michigan University police Chief Bill Yeagley. Pol...


China strongly opposes passing of Taiwan Travel Act by US

The US Senate passed the Taiwan Travel Act , meant to encourage visits between the United States and Taiwan "at all levels", by unanimous consent on Wedn...


Neymar out for 3 months, says team doctor

Although the injury is expected keep Neymar out of action for up to three months, doctors say he will be back in time for the World Cup which kicks off in Russi...


WHITE HOUSE STAFFING: Spokeswoman says McMaster 'isn't going anywhere'

Add Qatar! At the Intercept , Clayton Swisher and Ryan Grim report that Kushner's father, the top principal at the Kushner real estate company, had a meeting...


President Ghani of Afghanistan offers Taliban a political path to peace

Sources in Kabul confirm that fighting faction of Taliban can join talks in Tashkent and a serious dialogue can be initiated because Kabul government is...


"The Simpsons" predicted Team USA's curling gold

After three back-and-forth ends in the final, the Swedes squandered a point in the fourth despite having the last-rock advantage known as the hammer. The unde...


Turkey criticizes release of Kurdish leader

This, she said, is why Turkey's actions - and the Czech Republic's cooperation in this case - should be of such grave concern. Turkey launched a military ...


Russian Federation vetoes United Nations resolution to call out Iran over Yemen

A group of United Nations experts monitoring the sanctions on Yemen reported to the Security Council in January that it had "identified missile remnants, relate...


Shahbaz Sharif elected un-opposed acting President of PML-N

Under the party's rules, the PML-N's CWC is supposed to elect an acting party head within a week of its chief's removal. The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML...


Nassar and Rajini in Mumbai, Kamal Haasan takes the evening flight!

This was one of her hits with the maverick director. Sridevi played a younger Krishna. And the song Senthoorpoovae picturised on her is still evergreen. Sri...


President Trump to attend Graham's funeral

Bush arrived with his wife, Laura. Bush has said he chose Monday to pay his respects because of a scheduling conflict with Graham's funeral in Charlotte on Fr...