• California can lose most in trade dispute between US, China
California can lose most in trade dispute between US, China

The latest readings on the health of China's trade sector follow weeks of tit-for-tat tariff threats by Washington and Beijing, sparked by USA frustration with China's massive bilateral trade surplus and intellectual property policies, that have fueled fears of a global trade war.

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  • Who would be Mueller's boss if Rosenstein goes?
Who would be Mueller's boss if Rosenstein goes?

Schumer said: 'If Donald Trump is thinking of using the Federal Bureau of Investigation raid to fire Special Counsel Mueller or otherwise interfere with the chain of command in the Russian Federation probe, we Democrats have one simple message for him: don't.

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  • President Trump Pardons Scooter Libby
President Trump Pardons Scooter Libby

Libby's convictions came during a special counsel investigation during the Bush administration over former Central Intelligence Agency agent Valerie Plame's identity being leaked to the press. Libby was convicted in a case headed up by special counsel Patrick Fitzgerald, who was named by James Comey , then serving as a top Justice Department offic...

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  • Unnao rape: CBI questions BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar
Unnao rape: CBI questions BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar

Breaking his silence on the Unnao rape case , in which one of his party MLAs is the accused, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday said his government had not deviated from its zero-tolerance policy on crime and corruption.

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  • Painted Hills Middle School Band Teacher to be Honored With Street Dedication
Painted Hills Middle School Band Teacher to be Honored With Street Dedication

Mary Fallin signed a bill that raises teachers' salaries by an average of $6,100. Teachers did not win the repeal of the capital gains tax exemption that they pushed for this week, which would reportedly would bring in $120 million annually.

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  • Zuckerberg defends Facebook business model
Zuckerberg defends Facebook business model

While this week the Silicon Valley giant's stock has experience a modest recovery as its CEO appears calm and collected in front of USA lawmakers, the high-flying FAANG stock saw roughly $100 billion shaved off its market capitalization in the weeks following its latest data crisis.

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  • Landslide Win For Azerbaijan President Aliyev, Adds to 15-year Tenure
Landslide Win For Azerbaijan President Aliyev, Adds to 15-year Tenure

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has held a telephone conversation with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev to discuss the deepening of bilateral relations and the development of the trilateral format of cooperation between Ukraine, Azerbaijan and Turkey.

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  • Trump signs law aimed at curbing sex trafficking by weakening online protections
Trump signs law aimed at curbing sex trafficking by weakening online protections

When the President signed the bill, he was surrounded by people whose lives have been ripped apart or touched in some way by sex trafficking. "So-called "work requirements" are premised on a set of myths about poverty", said Rebecca Vallas , vice president of the Poverty to Prosperity Program at the left-leaning Center for American Progress, ac...

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  • Supporting magazine paid $30000 to doorman over rumour he fathered love child
Supporting magazine paid $30000 to doorman over rumour he fathered love child

The Associated Press is reporting that the parent company to Donald Trump's favorite news source, the National Enquirer , paid off a doorman of one of Trump's New York City building to keep quiet about a rumor he heard. According to the outlet, longtime Trump lawyer Michael Cohen also knew about the matter and spoke with the tabloid before ...

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  • BJP Fast: Congress demands Parliament be reconvened to debate and legislate
BJP Fast: Congress demands Parliament be reconvened to debate and legislate

Launching a scathing attack on the Congress , Shah said the logjam in Parliament for 22 days led to a loss of Rs 250 crore. Party chief Amit Shah will hold a sit-in at Hubli in poll-bound Karnataka on the same day.Modi, however, will continue with his daily schedules of meeting people and officials, and other official work, sources said.The prime ...

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  • Names of destructive 2017 storms retired
Names of destructive 2017 storms retired

When the 2017 list of names returns for the 2023 hurricane season, Harvey, Irma, Maria and Nate will be replaced with Harold, Idalia, Margot and Nigel. Irma caused seven direct deaths in the USA and 85 indirect deaths , 80 of which were in Florida, according to the WMO. The catastrophic hurricane made seven landfalls, four of which occurred as a...

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  • 4 teens charged in string of armed robberies in Charlotte
4 teens charged in string of armed robberies in Charlotte

Investigators discovered that details provided by victims in many of these incidents included similarities, such as suspect descriptions and descriptions of the vehicle used in each of the incidents. Police arrested Pavel McDougal for first-degree robbery and conspiracy to commit a felony. Shortly after 1 a.m., a Lafayette police officer saw a ...

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  • Douma Is Now Controlled By Syria's Government, Russia Says
Douma Is Now Controlled By Syria's Government, Russia Says

With punitive United States military action seemingly imminent, Russian Federation scrambled to deflect blame from Syria's Bashar al-Assad and, according to a monitor group, regime forces evacuated key defense buildings in Damascus. "All of those options are still on the table", Sanders said. Some lawmakers criticized Trump's apparent telegraph...

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  • Baby was born four years after the death of his parents
Baby was born four years after the death of his parents

In March 2013, Shen Jie and Liu Xi were on the cusp of starting a family - a scheduled in vitro fertilisation procedure was only days away - when the Chinese couple's vehicle slammed into a tree in Jiangsu province. The case was sparked because China does not have a legal precedent for the parents of couples inheriting their children's embryo...

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  • Pregnant Singer Shot Dead after Being Told to Stand up While Performing
Pregnant Singer Shot Dead after Being Told to Stand up While Performing

Samina was in Kanga village for an event where she was sitting on stage, singing for her audience. According to Geo News , a guest, identified as Tariq Jatoi, had asked her to stand up and dance with him. Pakistan People's Party co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari is said to have taken notice of the incident, directing the authorities concerned to brin...

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  • Real Madrid 1 v Juventus 3 - story of the match
Real Madrid 1 v Juventus 3 - story of the match

Then during Wednesday night's Champions League drama against Juventus at the Bernabeu, he showed a huge amount of composure in possession for large parts, and although he gave it away twice during promising counter attacks, Isco impressed for the majority.

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  • US lawmakers say Trump exploring rejoining Trans-Pacific Partnership
US lawmakers say Trump exploring rejoining Trans-Pacific Partnership

But Republican Senator Ben Sasse said Trump has instructed US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and his top economic adviser Larry Kudlow to review rejoining the TPP. North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum said Trump made some "pretty positive statements" about allowing the year-round use of E-15 ethanol, which could help corn growers.

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  • France President Macron says has 'proof' of Syrian chemical attack, vows response
France President Macron says has 'proof' of Syrian chemical attack, vows response

He did not say whether France is planning military action against Assad's government. After warning Russian Federation on Wednesday of imminent US military action in Syria , US President Donald Trump yesterday said that a possible military strike against Syria "could be very soon or not so soon at all".

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  • How We View James Comey: Tragic Figure or Hero?
How We View James Comey: Tragic Figure or Hero?

The Beast writes that Kelly had meant to quit in protest over Comey's departure, but according to sources who have read the book, Comey writes that he urged Kelly to stay on, saying "this president" needs people of integrity inside the administration.

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  • Ronaldo hugs Buffon after the thrilling clash
Ronaldo hugs Buffon after the thrilling clash

Buffon was dismissed for his furious reaction towards Oliver after the English official pointed to the spot following Medhi Benatia's clumsy challenge on Madrid's Lucas Vazquez . "It hurts to get knocked out like that but I'm proud of this team". An equally livid Juventus president Andrea Andrea Agnelli said VAR was desperately needed in ...

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