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Global Media Solar Energy Now Creates More Jobs in America Than Any Other Industry
Author: 0 Solar Energy Now Creates More Jobs in America Than Any Other Industry

Not everyone agrees the move will work in favor of Americans, including Nebraska Republican Sen. But critics say Chinese firms merely shifted production to other countries to evade the tariffs. But while the purported benefit to domestic manufacturing is dubious, a tax on solar panels can in fact precipitate U.S. layoffs - and a nasty trade war with China.

Global Media South Korea: Hospital Fire Kills At Least 37, 70 Injured
Author: 0 South Korea: Hospital Fire Kills At Least 37, 70 Injured

It said in a statement the mistake in the death toll occurred because of double counting. Moon's credibility on that front was dented when 29 people were killed and 40 injured in a fire that gutted a sports center in the town of Jecheon, about 75 miles southeast of Seoul, in December.

Global Media Turkish forces, FSA free Syrian village from PYD/PKK terrorist during Afrin op
Author: 0 Turkish forces, FSA free Syrian village from PYD/PKK terrorist during Afrin op

In December, he said , no aid was delivered to over 417,000 people in nine "besieged" locations. "While we insist that we will continue to defend Afrin against rabid external attacks and will confront the Turkish attempts at occupying Afrin, we invite the Syrian state to carry out its sovereign duties towards Afrin and to protect its borders with Turkey from attack", the autonomous authority governing Afrin said in a statement on Thursday.

Global Media Duterte tells Aung San Suu Kyi: 'Ignore Human Rights critics'
Author: 0 Duterte tells Aung San Suu Kyi: 'Ignore Human Rights critics'

In a dry statement released after the meeting, Suu Kyi's office said everyone "exchanged views and opinions to implement the recommendations". Suu Kyi is facing global criticism for failing to address the plight of the Rohingya, more than 688,000 of whom have fled to Bangladesh to escape a crackdown by the Tatmadaw army of Burma.

Global Media Tight security, communication blockade mark Republic Day celebrations in Indian-controlled Kashmir
Author: 0 Tight security, communication blockade mark Republic Day celebrations in Indian-controlled Kashmir

Preliminary reports suggest the suspect belongs to Pune in Maharashtra. People from across the social spectrum and school children also participated in country's 69th Republic Day celebrations. Vohra unfurled the Tri-colour and took the salute at an impressive parade. The contingents in the parade were from the Army, Border Security Force, Central Reserve Police Force, men and women from state armed police, state police, State Disaster Response Force, Haryana Police, fire and emergency ...

Global Media President Trump speaks at World Economic Forum in Davos
Author: 0 President Trump speaks at World Economic Forum in Davos

Calling on other countries to work together in the fight against ISIS and to address North Korea's nuclear program, Trump said "our common security requires everyone to contribute their fair share". Veronique de Rugy, a fellow at the Mercatus Institute, a free-markets-oriented research group in Washington affiliated with George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, called Trump's policies of reciprocity "misguided".

Author: 0 Killed, More Than 150 Wounded In Taliban Car Bombing In Kabul

The explosion happened at a checkpoint and left a number of police officers killed or wounded, the Taliban said in a statement. Nasrat Rahimi, deputy spokesperson for the ministry, says it's not immediately clear if anyone was killed or wounded.

Global Media Budget, Percoco trial analyzed on 'New York Now'
Author: 0 Budget, Percoco trial analyzed on 'New York Now'

Andrew Cuomo (D-N.Y.) said on Friday. The newly-implemented tax legislation caps SALT deductions at $10,000, which is well below the average amounts claimed by individuals residing in states like New York, California and New Jersey. Most New Yorkers, especially upstate, will get a tax cut under the new law. Some of the 500 handwritten amendments scrawled by lobbyists in the margins of the bill may offer some clues, Murphy said.

Global Media Presidents Club co-chair quits Department for Education post
Author: 0 Presidents Club co-chair quits Department for Education post

Reporters from " Financial Times " said they witnessed unacceptable behaviour towards women hostesses hired for the all-male charity dinner organised by the Presidents' Club in London's posh Dorchester Hotel last Thursday. The event's organiser stepped down from a government position in the wake of the report . The FT said the 130 hostesses were hired by the agency Artista, which allegedly required that the women were "tall, thin and pretty", and paid them £150 for the night, plus £25 ...

Global Media Can Trump's immigration plan gain traction?
Author: 0 Can Trump's immigration plan gain traction?

The plan , though appreciated by some in Congress, but hugely slammed by conservative activists and Democrats, accusing President Donald Trump of holding "Dreamers" hostage to his hard-line immigration agenda. The White House will release its framework for a bipartisan immigration plan on Monday. Eliminate lottery and reallocate the visas to reduce the family-based backloga nd high-skilled employment backlog.

Global Media Karnataka bandh over Mahadayi river dispute disrupts normal life
Author: 0 Karnataka bandh over Mahadayi river dispute disrupts normal life

The Mahadayi water sharing dispute has become a hot-button issue since the BJP's chief ministerial candidate, B.S. Yeddyurappa, read out a letter written by Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar at a public rally in Hubballi. Protests were staged at Manyata Embassy Business Park. Considering the issue's sensitivity, Goa government-run Kadamba Transport Corporation Limited (KTCL) suspended its bus services to Karnataka.

Global Media Quake felt around Southern California
Author: 0 Quake felt around Southern California

The location of Thursday's 4.0 magnitude natural disaster in Southern California. A 5.3- and a 5.1-magnitude quake hit a few minutes apart after the initial one. The United States Geological Survey said the quake , with a magnitude of 4.0, occurred just after 2 a.m. Thursday about 31 miles southeast of Anaheim.

Global Media Rare Super Blue Blood Moon Coming Next Week
Author: 0 Rare Super Blue Blood Moon Coming Next Week

It appears we have entered an era of moon near-hysteria, with each month bringing about a rush of excited stories detailing the unique charms of whatever full moon is in the works at the time. With most months longer than 29.5 days, it occasionally works out that we have two full moons. And if you do miss it, the next time this moon madness will happen is 2037.

Global Media Trump to meet Theresa May, Netanyahu in Davos
Author: 0 Trump to meet Theresa May, Netanyahu in Davos

The White House also plans to hold its own event for dignitaries and has already sent invitations to some CEOs, two other people familiar with the plans said. Zomlot, a close confidant of PA President Mahmoud Abbas, addressed that point directly. NAFTA was expected to be the prime topic when Trudeau participates in a roundtable discussion later Wednesday with several US business leaders in Davos .

Global Media De Blasio Backs Out of Mayors Meeting With Trump at White House
Author: 0 De Blasio Backs Out of Mayors Meeting With Trump at White House

No communities in CT received a letter. "The White House has been very clear that we don't support sanctuary cities", Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said in a press briefing on Wednesday. Conference of Mayors because of his administration's immigration policies. "I think that's what was missed by those who didn't attend", Fuller said.

Global Media Trumps offered used gold toilet in lieu of van Gogh painting
Author: 0 Trumps offered used gold toilet in lieu of van Gogh painting

A functioning gold plated toilet would have been the ideal artistic loan for the Trump White House. When reached by the Post over the phone, Cattelan chuckled and would at first only say, "It's a very delicate subject". Landscape is "prohibited from travel except for the rarest of occasions", she told them - and it was also on its way to the Guggenheim's museum in Bilboa, Spain, at the time - but there was a newly available work she could offer as a substitute.

Global Media Tests show Basel mummy was ancestor of British foreign minister
Author: 0 Tests show Basel mummy was ancestor of British foreign minister

She was buried in front of the church's altar, which local historians said was only permitted for wealthy Basel family members, but there was no gravestone to indicate her identity. Anna Bischoff is believed to have died of mercury poisoning, a common treatment for syphilis in her time. However, the identity of the woman within seemed lost to history until recently discovered archives revealed that the mummy had actually been unearthed before, in 1843.

Global Media Revitalised Pakistan seek series win in T20 decider against Black Caps
Author: 0 Revitalised Pakistan seek series win in T20 decider against Black Caps

Pakistan shared the wickets around, Faheem Ashraf's 3-22 proving the best figures. Fakhar Zaman scored a 28-ball 50 to lay the foundations for Pakistan's total of 201 for 4. De Grandhomme pressed home the advantage in the next over when he coaxed an edge to dismiss Fakhar and threaten to steal Pakistan's momentum. He proceeded to send a Wheeler delivery into the stands but was out on 41 trying for a repeat with the next ball.