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Mar 24 2018

Trump threatens last-minute veto of $1.3 trillion spending bill, raises shutdown possibility

Such expansive spending and tariffs have both always been opposed by a party that prides itself on fiscal diligence and free trade, and the alternatives as more in the ...

Mar 24 2018

Oh nuts! China shoppers lament tariffs on United States almonds, pistachio and fruit

Adding to the worries, mills that have complied with stricter government environmental standards are churning out more metal. That depends on whether President Donald Tr...

Mar 24 2018

Trump threatens to veto bill, raising gov't shutdown risk

The final vote capped a week of all-night bargaining sessions and repeated delays before the measure was introduced on Wednesday night. Trump reluctantly signed but warne...

Mar 24 2018

Former Vice President Joe Biden Set to Speak in New Haven

Biden brought up Trump's Access Hollywood interview where the president made the infamous 'grab them by the p****' comment. In the end, Meyers said Biden would not be...

Mar 24 2018

Meghan Markle Reportedly Doesn't Want to Upstage Kate Middleton's Iconic Wedding Dress

Pointing to the Shnuggle products, Markle reportedly said , "I'm sure at some point we'll need the whole thing". Here they will be meeting some of Northern Ireland's ...

Mar 24 2018

Syrian government forces take control over 90% of Eastern Ghouta

Thousands trapped in eastern Ghouta are hiding in shelters amid an incessant bombing campaign by the Syrian government. The airstrikes took place early morning in eas...

Mar 24 2018

BJP fails to break opposition unity in UP Rajya Sabha polls

Voting is taking place for 33 Rajya Sabha seats today. Arithmetically, the ruling BJP can easily win eight out of the 10 seats in Uttar Pradesh . To secure a win, ...

Mar 24 2018

Most transgenders cannot serve in US military, Donald Trump formally moves ban

In a presidential memorandum on Friday, President Donald Trump banned some transgender service members from serving in the US military, saying transgender individuals...

Mar 24 2018

Parkland survivors to lead 'March for our lives' protest

This Saturday , people will descend on Washington , D.C. -and cities and towns around the world-to participate in the March for Our Lives 2018 rally. Teenage activist...

Mar 24 2018

Kurd group PKK says will withdraw from Sinjar

President Trump on these issues". Bolton's comments also came amid the Turkish-led Operation Olive Branch , which was launched on January 20 to remove YPG/PKK and Daes...

Mar 24 2018

South Korea Is Turning Off PCs to Stop People Working Late

In the United States, government employees work an average 1,834 hours a year. South Korea's capital is launching a new initiative to stop government employees from wor...

Mar 24 2018

IS militants killed in eastern Afghan airstrikes

Photographs from the scene showed badly damaged cars and thick plumes of smoke rising. No high ranking officials were present or harmed at the stadium, he added. At least...

Mar 24 2018

Initially Reported Missing, Iowa Family Found Dead In Mexico

Louis at the end of their journey. The odd thing is police are saying there was no evidence of foul play at the scene. The Sharps were arranged to take a trip from St. ...

Mar 24 2018

British official says Israel's detention of Palestinian children a human rights issue

Nour Tamimi, the teen's cousin who was arrested as well after appearing in the controversial video that led to Ahed's arrest, was sentenced to five months. The Tamimi...

Mar 24 2018

Winter Weather Alerts Remain In Effect As Snow Falls Across Area

We shift back to a dry pattern briefly for next Friday . A storm system we've watched - just in case - seems like it should safely miss us by staying to the south this w...

Mar 24 2018

Rep. Faso: Do you support Trump's position on Mueller?

With Dowd out of the picture and diGenova in the game, Trump seems poised to agree to an interview, which could yield massive leads for the special counsel, especiall...

Mar 24 2018

United States pork to feel further chill from China tariff threat

A presidential memorandum signed by Trump will target up to $60 billion in Chinese goods with tariffs, but only after a 30-day consultation period that starts once a li...

Mar 24 2018

Police arrest suspect wanted in beating of autistic man in Mississauga

Chahil was previously charged with minor offences in B.C., including uttering threats and possessing weapons for the goal of unsafe use. Hardip Padda, 44, and Harmanvir...

Mar 24 2018

U.S. warship sails near disputed South China Sea island, officials say

The US warship is also said to have conducted maneuvers near the Chinese base. The U.S. Navy has been conducting freedom of navigation operations periodically since...

Mar 24 2018

Reaction to omnibus spending bill signed by Trump

The spending package also includes 100-million dollars for fire prevention projects and recreation programs and halts the continual migration of funding from non-fire p...