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Jun 03 2018

China criticizes 'protectionism' after USA steel tariff hike

Mnuchin, speaking at a G7 finance leaders meeting in Canada where he was the target of USA allies' anger over steel and aluminum tariffs, said the China talks would cov...

Jun 03 2018

Liberal Premier Kathleen Wynne says she knows she won't win provincial election

Wynne did not elaborate on whether she believes she will still be an MPP after this election, or whether she also stands to lose her Don Valley West seat given the absol...

Jun 03 2018

USA military killed almost 500 civilians in 2017, Pentagon says

The report covers both U.S. airstrikes as well as ground combat operations. The Defence Department "has no credible reports of civilian casualties resulting from US str...

Jun 03 2018

Giuliani says legal battle would ensue if Mueller subpoenas President Trump

Lawyers for President Donald Trump told special counsel Robert Mueller that the president can not be compelled to testify and can not have committed obstruction o...

Jun 03 2018

June 12 Singapore summit with Kim is back on

Does that mean that we can expect outcomes that can satisfy both sides? But replacing the armistice with a peace treaty will require the participation of the three sign...

Jun 03 2018

Off-duty Federal Bureau of Investigation agent accidentally shoots gun in nightclub

Patrons began to scatter, and the women who had been smiling at him just seconds earlier stared, a look of open-mouthed shock on their faces. It's unclear if the Federa...

Jun 03 2018

Canada, European Union countries challenge Trump’s steel and aluminum tariffs

Top officials from the Group of Seven - Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the United Kingdom - asked US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to convey their "unani...

Jun 03 2018

Sanders statement on Trump tariffs

The cabinet secretary said: "We, of course, have the G7 leaders meeting at the end of the week where the Prime Minister will be raising this with President Trump alon...

Jun 03 2018

First lady to hang back on president's Camp David weekend

The tweet also doesn't count as a public appearance, which means at the time of writing, it's now been 23 days since she was verifiably spotted. The First Lady's spokes...

Jun 03 2018

Auto crashes onto field during baseball game, 1 killed

The victim, identified as Douglas Parkhurst, 68, of West Newfield, had himself confessed in 2013 to killing a 4-year-old girl in a previously unsolved hit-and-run case in...

Jun 03 2018

Elections will be held on time, assures caretaker PM

Nasirul Mulk remarked on Sunday that the upcoming general elections will be held on July 25. A government official said that all preparation have been made to admini...

Jun 03 2018

Despite setback, China encourages contacts with USA military

Earlier this month, China deployed one of its nuclear-capable strategic bombers, the model H-6K, to do a landing on the disputed Woody islands for training purposes. Chin...

Jun 03 2018

Jury awards US family $4 in police killing

Deputy Christopher Newman killed Hill, 30, after a mother picking up her child at a school across the street called in a noise complaint, according to CNN . "There was...

Jun 03 2018

2 homicides linked to killing of psychiatrist who consulted on JonBenet case

The killing occurred in an office park that houses mostly therapists and counselors. Most recently, around 12:10 a.m. Saturday, a man was shot inside a business complex...

Jun 03 2018

US mulling more South China Sea patrols - with allies

Speaking on Saturday at the Shangri-La Dialogue, Mattis said China's militarisation on manmade islands in the South China Sea "stands in stark contrast to the openness of...

Jun 03 2018

Parliament ousts Spain PM, replaced by Socialist leader Pedro Sanchez

Rajoy told the Spanish parliament that he was proud of his record as prime minister in brief remarks ahead of the vote. Sanchez has already tied his hands by promisin...

Jun 03 2018

Watch Trump straight up lie about reading the letter from Kim Jong

Kim Yong Chol's White House visit coming after a whirlwind two days of meetings in NY with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo . Trump even backed away from the words "max...

Jun 03 2018

How Trump's pre-jobs report tweet moved the market

The post was quickly retweeted thousands of times, especially by market participants, economists and financial journalists for whom the monthly data is a top-tier news ev...

Jun 03 2018

PSNI seize abortion pills at pro-choice demonstration in Belfast

Mrs. May is under pressure by her Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) allies not to change the law in Northern Ireland. "We are not willing in the wake of (Ireland's) repea...

Jun 03 2018

Trump Hugs 8-Year-Old at Bill Signing for Terminally Ill Patients

As he distributed pens after signing the bill at a small table, 8-year-old Jordan McLinn of Indianapolis, who suffers from muscular dystrophy, waited to embrace the pr...