United States tariffs on China: Trump administration adds $16 billion

A first tranche, on $34bn worth of goods, went into effect in July. China fired back with its own warning and said it would impose duties on $60 billion of U.S. After Liu visited Washington later that month, the nations released a joint statement... More..

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Brooklyn Nail Salon Workers Attack Woman With Broom
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Brooklyn Nail Salon Workers Attack Woman With Broom

Reports say that the protests are racially tinged. Police said Zhing was taken to the hospital before being arrested because of visible injuries to her face and body, PIX 11 reports. And protesters had pick...More..

Chicago seeks help after deadly weekend of shootings
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Chicago seeks help after deadly weekend of shootings

More than 1,700 people have been shot in Chicago this year. Federal authorities have increased their efforts in the city, creating a special task force in cooperation with local police to target those who r...More..

Trump insists Trump Tower meeting 'totally legal'
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Trump insists Trump Tower meeting 'totally legal'

But before we leave Trump Tower, I mean, could this be causing some heartburn for the president's lawyers, and maybe actually these tweets catching Robert Mueller's eye a bit? It claimed that the primary ...More..

Israel seizes second activist ship attempting to break Gaza siege
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Israel seizes second activist ship attempting to break Gaza siege

It marked the first time all members of the political bureau got together in Gaza, Hamas has said. Also in recent months the Gaza strip and its population suffered yet another blow to their livelihood as the ...More..

Donald Trump warns countries against doing business with Iran
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Donald Trump warns countries against doing business with Iran

The United States also plans to re-introduce potentially more damaging sanctions on Iranian oil in November. John Glaser, director of foreign policy studies at the Cato Institute, noted that the USA sees th...More..

California's Carr Fire Was Bad. The Mendocino Complex Fire Is Worse
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

California's Carr Fire Was Bad. The Mendocino Complex Fire Is Worse

Nine people have been killed so far, including four firefighters . Two small blazes burning through Northern California have grown at breathtaking speed to form a massive inferno, quickly becoming the larges...More..

Coalition spokesman accuses Houthis of killing civilians
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Coalition spokesman accuses Houthis of killing civilians

The Houthi group said on Tuesday it is unilaterally halting attacks in the Red Sea for two weeks to support peace efforts, days after Saudi Arabia suspended oil exports through a strategic Red Sea channel...More..

Saudi Arabia expels Canadian envoy after criticism of activist arrests
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Saudi Arabia expels Canadian envoy after criticism of activist arrests

The website also says Canada was "seeking to diversify its relations with the Saudi Kingdom" in 2016, as the two countries' bilateral relations are based on a shared interest of peace and security, including en...More..

White House on Monday to detail reimposition of Iran sanctions - Pompeo
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

White House on Monday to detail reimposition of Iran sanctions - Pompeo

Trump's move to scupper the nuclear accord in May was widely condemned by co-signatories to the deal, including USA allies like Germany and France who continue to seek pathways by which they can continue pursui...More..

Tariffs working in trade war with China, says Trump
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Tariffs working in trade war with China, says Trump

He told trade officials this week to consider raising that to 25 percent . The U.S. has imposed tariffs targeting aerospace, robotics and other forms of technology, while China retaliated with tariffs on a...More..

‘No Collusion!’ ‘NO COLLUSION!’ Well, Except Maybe For That Trump Tower Collusion
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

‘No Collusion!’ ‘NO COLLUSION!’ Well, Except Maybe For That Trump Tower Collusion

The Latest on President Donald Trump and his comments about a meeting campaign officials and Russians at Trump Tower. " This was a meeting to get information on an opponent, totally legal and done all the t...More..

Swiss vintage plane crash 'kills all 20 people on board'
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Swiss vintage plane crash 'kills all 20 people on board'

Police said all onboard were killed in the crash. Eleven men and nine women were killed. The three crew were Swiss, as were the passengers apart from one Austrian couple and their son. The cause of crash is ...More..

Trump calls on Sessions to end Mueller’s Russian Federation probe
by | Friday, August 03, 2018

Trump calls on Sessions to end Mueller’s Russian Federation probe

President Donald Trump listens during a meeting with inner-city pastors in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington on August 1, 2018. Trump escalated his attacks against the Mueller-led probe e...More..

Cops ID suspect in murder of Bush cardiologist
by | Friday, August 03, 2018

Cops ID suspect in murder of Bush cardiologist

Houston police chief Art Acevedo said: "There was a lot of planning that went into this". Pappas should be considered armed, unsafe and possibly suicidal, Houston police Chief Art Acevedo said at a news c...More..

New search for missing Iowa student
by | Friday, August 03, 2018

New search for missing Iowa student

Tibbetts' disappearance has baffled investigators since she went missing more than two weeks ago. "They've put together a very sophisticated investigation", he said of the police. Winker says investigators are ...More..

DeSantis Teaches His Kids The ABCs of Trump in New Ad
by | Friday, August 03, 2018

DeSantis Teaches His Kids The ABCs of Trump in New Ad

As you know, Rick is running to replace liberal Democrat, Schumer controlled, Nancy Pelosi controlled, and the new star of the Democrat party, Maxine Waters. When Casey DeSantis mentions that her husband plays ...More..

What Is a 3D Printed Gun and How Are Even They Legal?
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

What Is a 3D Printed Gun and How Are Even They Legal?

The new lawsuit against the State Department was filed in Seattle, Wash., federal court by Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson, along with New York , New Jersey , Massachusetts , Connecticu...More..

Rare dolphin-whale hybrid spotted near Hawaii
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Rare dolphin-whale hybrid spotted near Hawaii

Fast forward to past year, when a team of scientists with the Cascadia Research Collective on an expedition near the island of Kauai spotted a unusual creature - not quite a melon-headed whale, not fully a ro...More..

Zimbabwe Presidential Results Out At 9 P.m.
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Zimbabwe Presidential Results Out At 9 P.m.

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has said he is in communication with MDC Alliance Presidential candidate, Nelson Chamisa to diffuse the volatile situation in the country saying the dialogue is important to mai...More..

Koch brothers total joke in Republican circles, says Trump
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Koch brothers total joke in Republican circles, says Trump

Donors also discussed the status of the network's work on a range of priorities for the constellation of Koch-aligned groups, including free speech on college campuses, supporting anti-poverty programs in commu...More..

Police officer fatally shoots homeowner who killed intruder, authorities say
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Police officer fatally shoots homeowner who killed intruder, authorities say

When police pulled up to the house, officers heard gunshots coming from inside and rushed in, where they saw a man with a gun. The man, later determined to be the homeowner, was transported to the hospital, w...More..

Zimbabwe's ruling party ZANU-PF wins majority seats in parliament
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Zimbabwe's ruling party ZANU-PF wins majority seats in parliament

Observers had raised concerns about the independence of the electoral commission ahead of the vote , pointing to close ties to the ruling party and the military. Pfigu said he was optimistic on election day fo...More..

India must pay heed to Imran's peace overtures
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

India must pay heed to Imran's peace overtures

The PTI chief is now actively engaged in forging alliances to form a coalition government in the center, Punjab, and Balochistan. Fawad Chaudhary said that the party also enjoys the support of PML-Q as it h...More..

Zimbabwe announces latest election results
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Zimbabwe announces latest election results

Asked on the credibility of the elections, Justice Chigumba said she is "absolutely confident that the elections were not rigged and we want to show the world that we won't steal or subvert the will of the peop...More..