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Author: 0 USA considering higher tariffs on US$ 200 bil. of Chinese goods

If higher tariff rate is implemented, it would apply to a list of goods valued at $200 billion identified by the USTR last month as a response to China's retaliatory tariffs on an initial round of USA tariffs on $34 billion worth of Chinese electronic components, machinery, autos and industrial goods.

Global Media New report shows no definite cause for missing MH370 flight
Author: 0 New report shows no definite cause for missing MH370 flight

Over the past four years, Azharuddin said, he tried his level best to assist in the search for the ill-fated Flight MH370 which disappeared on March 8, 2014, while flying from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. Scattered pieces of debris that washed ashore on African beaches and Indian Ocean islands indicated a distant remote stretch of the ocean where the plane is likely to have crashed.

Global Media Trump threatens government shutdown during Limbaugh interview
Author: 0 Trump threatens government shutdown during Limbaugh interview

President Trump's recent threats to shut down the federal government over border security could endanger Republicans seeking reelection this year, and especially Rep. "We have $1.6 billion and we have started large portions of the wall", Trump said on Tuesday as broadcast by the Fox News. On Monday, he reiterated that the Senate is taking steps toward "funding the government in a timely and orderly manner", saying the Senate would be finishing up a package of budget bills this week.

Global Media Trump receives new letter from Kim Jong Un
Author: 0 Trump receives new letter from Kim Jong Un

So the two leaders' now-cordial relationship continues, and the White House says the administration is open to a second Kim-Trump summit. But there are still concerns about North Korea's other agreements made at the summit, namely North Korea's commitment to denculearize.

Global Media Black pastor calls Donald Trump more 'pro-black' than Barack Obama
Author: 0 Black pastor calls Donald Trump more 'pro-black' than Barack Obama

Mueller has secured guilty pleas from a handful of Trump aides for lying to investigators about their contacts with Russia and indicted 12 Russian military intelligence officials on charges of hacking into computers of Democratic operatives supporting Trump's opponent, Democrat Hillary Clinton, and then releasing emails through WikiLeaks.

Global Media Judge Orders Officers To Tape Man’s Mouth Shut During Sentencing
Author: 0 Judge Orders Officers To Tape Man’s Mouth Shut During Sentencing

Cuyahoga County Judge John Russo took the unconventional step on Tuesday while presiding over 32-year-old Franklyn Williams' sentencing hearing. However, Williams continued to interrupt. This is Williams's second trial for the same case. However, Williams demanded a new trial after he claimed his lawyer hadn't properly explained what charges he was pleading guilty to, arguing that he had been wrongly informed he would be eligible for early release after he served just seven years, when ...

Global Media Trump pushes Jeff Sessions to end Mueller's Russian Federation investigation 'right now'
Author: 0 Trump pushes Jeff Sessions to end Mueller's Russian Federation investigation 'right now'

This was Mr Trump's most direct demand yet that Mr Sessions, who infuriated the president by recusing himself from the investigation, intervene to end the probe. The illegal activity included criminal efforts to suppress voting and provide illegal campaign financing, cyber attacks against voting infrastructure, along with computer intrusions targeting elected officials and others, USA officials said.

Global Media Sarah Sanders Won’t Tell CNN’s Jim Acosta He’s Not The Enemy
Author: 0 Sarah Sanders Won’t Tell CNN’s Jim Acosta He’s Not The Enemy

It would be nice if we all lowered the temperature a little bit but at the very least, I think we should all be able to agree on one thing, and that is the press is not the enemy of the people. Therefore, in her mind, it's okay to call the news industry the enemy of the people. Trump said last week that he wants to campaign "six or seven days week" in the weeks leading up to the the midterm elections, and Stelter said Trump's desire to hold more rallies is why reporters like Acosta are ...

Global Media Family of murdered cardiologist issues statement about suspect
Author: 0 Family of murdered cardiologist issues statement about suspect

The suspect's mother was a patient of the doctor and died during surgery 20 years ago, Acevedo said. 'I don't know when he chose to do this, but I'm very familiar with how this murder was committed and there was a lot of planning that went into this, ' Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo said at a press conference on Wednesday.

Global Media Israel Says It Killed Suspected Islamic State-Linked Militants
Author: 0 Israel Says It Killed Suspected Islamic State-Linked Militants

The Israeli military said it carried out an air strike on the Golan on Wednesday night, killing seven insurgents it believed were from the Khaled Bin Walid Army and en route to attack an Israeli target. Israel's military spokesperson, Lt. -Col. He said a preliminary assessment was that the infiltrators were Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants.

Author: 0 Trump Calls for Sessions to End Russia Probe

For one, he argued, it's "an expression of an opinion" like the White House said . "We have been saying for months that it is time to bring this inquiry to an end". Intelligence agencies in the U.S. have concluded that Moscow meddled in the 2016 presidential campaign to try to tip the vote in Mr Trump's favour.

Global Media Spotify Purges Alex Jones Podcasts For 'Violating Hate Content Policy'
Author: 0 Spotify Purges Alex Jones Podcasts For 'Violating Hate Content Policy'

Instead, Jones was at his Austin-based Infowars headquarters addressing - among other things - his ongoing legal fight. He has sought to have the lawsuit dismissed. Since founding Infowars in 1999, Jones has built a vast audience. Jones has since admitted the Sandy Hook shooting occurred and his attorney, Mark Enoch, began the hearing by saying that his client wanted "to reiterate the fact that he is sorry for their loss".

Author: 0 Ivanka Trump: Family separations were a 'low point'

She continued: "I think immigration is incredibly complex as a topic, illegal immigration is incredibly complicated". In a conversation titled "women, leadership and the workforce", she acknowledged she was the daughter of an immigrant to the United States but stressed that her mother, Ivana Trump, came to the U.S.

Global Media John Kelly Accepts Donald Trump Offer to Stay Through 2020
Author: 0 John Kelly Accepts Donald Trump Offer to Stay Through 2020

Kelly has often joked publicly about how working for Trump is the hardest job he's ever had, including those on the battlefield. Kelly has been an influential force in the White House . The Washington Post reports that both men were in the room and "listened quietly" when Kelly made his announcement. John Roberts now serves as the chief White House correspondent for FOX News Channel (FNC).

Global Media Trump, Mueller Near Final Stages of Talks for Interview in Probe
Author: 0 Trump, Mueller Near Final Stages of Talks for Interview in Probe

The president's tweet contained harsh words for Mueller: Trump called him "totally conflicted" and said his investigators are "a disgrace" to the United States. In any case, Sessions recused himself from the investigation in March 2017 and does not have the power to stop it. In a series of tweets, Trump called a "TOTAL HOAX" the idea his campaign worked with Moscow, which Mueller is examining.

Global Media Republican Senators Warn European Leaders Over Iranian Sanctions
Author: 0 Republican Senators Warn European Leaders Over Iranian Sanctions

In just four months the value of Iran's currency, the rial, has dropped by half-now it takes 102,000 rial to buy a dollar-Agence France-Presse reported on Monday. Having announced in May that it was pulling out of the 2015 nuclear deal, the U.S. is set to reimpose its full range of sanctions in two stages, on August 6 and November 4.

Global Media John McDonnell Says Anti-Semitism Scandal Has 'Shaken Labour To Its Core'
Author: 0 John McDonnell Says Anti-Semitism Scandal Has 'Shaken Labour To Its Core'

She told BBC Radio 4's The World At One programme: "We do need action and also, what would be really helpful is, given that we are in an election for the NEC at the moment, I think it would be very helpful if Jeremy Corbyn could ask Pete Willsman to stand down from those elections, because I think that would actually help us make clear that the Labour Party is going to take seriously anti-Semitism in future".

Global Media Emmanuel Macron Wins No Trust Vote in French Parliament
Author: 0 Emmanuel Macron Wins No Trust Vote in French Parliament

Questions about the government's handling of the affair turned it into Macron's biggest political crisis since he took office past year. Prime Minister Edouard Philippe acknowledged Tuesday that the Benalla episode involved "inacceptable acts" and "individual misconducts".

Global Media Pope declares death penalty inadmissible, changing Church’s stance
Author: 0 Pope declares death penalty inadmissible, changing Church’s stance

The Church is working "with determination" for the abolition of the death penalty worldwide, the new teaching says. Recourse to the death penalty , following a fair trial, had always been "an appropriate response to the gravity of certain crimes and an acceptable, albeit extreme, means of safeguarding the common good", it previously said.

Global Media World's biggest king penguin colony shrinks 90%
Author: 0 World's biggest king penguin colony shrinks 90%

The shocking extent of the population decline, described as "massive" and "unexpected" by the French researchers, was revealed in satellite images and aerial photographs taken from a helicopter. The uninhabited island also hosts the largest colony of wandering albatrosses in the Indian Ocean, as well as large populations of various species of seal-southern elephant, Antarctic fur and subantarctic fur seals.

Global Media Viral video of Paris woman assaulted after confronting sexual harassment triggers investigation
Author: 0 Viral video of Paris woman assaulted after confronting sexual harassment triggers investigation

He then comes face to face with her, waving his hands, before striking a blow and turning around to walk away. Marie Laguerre posted CCTV footage of the incident to YouTube, where it has already racked up over 3,5-million views. Laguerre concluded by saying that "things need to change, and they need to change now". "I feel my adrenaline and stress levels rise when I'm in the street", she said .

Global Media ‘Collusion is not a crime,’ says Trump, as Mueller-Manafort trial begins
Author: 0 ‘Collusion is not a crime,’ says Trump, as Mueller-Manafort trial begins

The former Mayor of NY and US President Donald Trump's lawyer threatened to leave the CNN interview after he claimed he was "useless, petty and silly". "You start analyzing the crime - the hacking is the crime. He didn't pay them for hacking". "I watched [attorney and Harvard law professor] Alan Dershowitz the other day", Trump told the Times.