• Trump says US return to TPP only if offered
Trump says US return to TPP only if offered

Further, he announced stiff tariffs on upto $150 billion worth of Chinese imports, before his economic advisers suggested that this might have been a negotiating tactic. I don't think he's medically unfit to be president. However, David Parker says US participation is theoretical, because "it's not clear yet how real this is, given the different ...

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  • Trump rewrites history on rationale for firing Comey
Trump rewrites history on rationale for firing Comey

In the ABC interview , Comey charged that Trump was " morally unfit to be president ". As such, potential conflicts of interest preclude their signing on with the president . "I'm out there living my best life, he wakes up in the morning and tweets at me". According to the Department of Justice inspector general's office, McCabe arranged ...

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  • IMF lifts SA's GDP forecast to 1.5% in 2018
IMF lifts SA's GDP forecast to 1.5% in 2018

South Korea's economy grew 3.1 percent last year, accelerating from the previous year's 2.8 percent growth, on the back of robust exports and private spending recovery. In a conversation about President Donald Trump's tax cuts and the overall state of the economy on Fox News this morning, Trump's top economic adviser Larry Kudlow said we are star...

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  • Dershowitz Calls Out Hannity Over Michael Cohen Conflict - On His Own Show
Dershowitz Calls Out Hannity Over Michael Cohen Conflict - On His Own Show

US prosecutors conducted the search partly on a referral by the Office of Special Counsel Robert Mueller . He said the two men chatted occasionally , and his questions "focused nearly exclusively" on real estate . He reappeared slouching in an armchair, drinking a glass of red wine, rubbing his stomach, seemingly experiencing pure bliss....

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  • Formal End in Sight for Korean War
Formal End in Sight for Korean War

North and South Korea are set to finally declare an end to the Korean War , almost 70 years after it began. In 1953, an armistice was signed, technically putting an end to the Korean War, though the countries have been deadlocked ever since.

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  • Accused acquitted in Mecca Masjid blast case but judge resigns hours later
Accused acquitted in Mecca Masjid blast case but judge resigns hours later

Only five accused faced trial as two are still absconders. He is still facing trial and is now out on bail in the Samjhauta blast case which is also nearing completion. Overall, this resign is looking quite interesting because today the special anti-terrorism court acquitted five men accused of being involved in the Mecca Masjid blast in H...

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  • Ronaldo interrupts Buffon's interview to hug him after clash
Ronaldo interrupts Buffon's interview to hug him after clash

I'd say them all again. "I understand that it's a frustrating situation but I think that he will think about what I said and possibly say different words in a few days". The dream was stolen, the achievement can not be reached. "It hurts badly, very badly", agreed Italian daily Corriere della Sera. "I wish them the best and it has always be...

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  • Police operation at Danish school after 'shooting' threat by student
Police operation at Danish school after 'shooting' threat by student

The incident lasted about 5 minutes and took place in a school hallway. The parents of the three injured students chose to transport their children either home or to receive further medical attention. The 8-year-old Minnesota elementary school student, who was not named, was talking to three of his classmate, ages 13,9, and 8 when he became verball...

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  • Guard Your Privacy by Deleting These 5 Things From Your Facebook Page
Guard Your Privacy by Deleting These 5 Things From Your Facebook Page

Besides politicians, privacy advocates are also disturbed by Zuckerberg's comments. A lot has been written about Facebook over recent weeks, with the coverage reaching a crescendo early this week following Mark Zuckerberg's ten hours of congressional testimony.

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  • Saudi king attacks Trump over Israel embassy move
Saudi king attacks Trump over Israel embassy move

Gheit condemned Iranian interference in Bahrain and other Arab countries. Iran also supports the Shiite Huthi rebels in Yemen in their war against the Saudi-backed government. Saudi Arabia pushed for a tough, unified stance against Iran at the annual gathering of the 22-member Arab League. Arab ministers at a preliminary meeting in Riyadh on ...

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  • Haley warns Assad: Trump 'watching,' USA work in Syria 'not done'
Haley warns Assad: Trump 'watching,' USA work in Syria 'not done'

Vice President Mike Pence also said Trump carried out the strikes armed with US intelligence that at "a minimum it was the chemical weapon of chlorine", noting investigators still might prove sarin was used. A delegation of experts from the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, based in The Hague, is tasked with investigating an Apr...

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  • Afghanistan: Taliban attack kills 10 security forces in Herat
Afghanistan: Taliban attack kills 10 security forces in Herat

The center of Khwaja Omari district is 10kms far from Ghazni City and shares a border with Jaghato district of Wardak province. Most civilians were killed by insurgents, and fewer people were killed by pro-government security forces than previously, said the United Nations quarterly report.

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  • Cohen Arranged Payment for RNC Bigwig After Affair
Cohen Arranged Payment for RNC Bigwig After Affair

Broidy had impregnated her. Broidy acknowledged in an emailed statement on Friday that he had a relationship with a Playboy Playmate and offered to help her financially after she told him she was pregnant. Broidy is identified as David Dennison, and the unidentified woman is Peggy Peterson. Sources familiar with the situation said RNC Chairwo...

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  • South Africans say goodbye to Winnie Mandela after days of mourning
South Africans say goodbye to Winnie Mandela after days of mourning

The EFF leader, who once described Madikizela-Mandela as the "brick the builders rejected", berated the liberation movement for not allowing the struggle hero to speak when then president of the ANC youth league, Peter Mokaba, died. "She never stopped serving", he said. "For those who have not had the time or the courage to go beyond the quick he...

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  • Russia Says Has Proof Britain Was Behind Alleged Syria Chemical Attack
Russia Says Has Proof Britain Was Behind Alleged Syria Chemical Attack

The world leaders announced that the strikes targeted positions linked to the chemical weapons facilities of the Syrian government . Russia's denial of the attack comes as Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, is set to study the area for evidence.

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  • Trump to take another look at TPP 'disaster'
Trump to take another look at TPP 'disaster'

Trump has voiced opposition against the TPP since 2015, long before he was elected president. In order for the U.S.to re-enter, the countries may need to start negotiations from scratch, and it is unclear what, if any, conditions they would set in order for that to happen.

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  • Russian envoy says United Kingdom spying claims about Skripals a
Russian envoy says United Kingdom spying claims about Skripals a "big surprise"

MI6 double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia are believed to have been poisoned at his Salisbury home by chemicals daubed on his front door. He said only Russian Federation has the "technical means, operational experience and the motive" for the attack. "We have information indicating Russian intelligence service interest in the Skripal...

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  • Mattis, Dunford on Syrian Strike: 'Decisive Action' by US, Allies
Mattis, Dunford on Syrian Strike: 'Decisive Action' by US, Allies

Asked about concerns in planning a strike on Assad's regime, Mattis cited worry over inadvertently causing civilian casualties and avoiding anything that would trigger a wider war . Assad , should he decide to use more chemical weapons in the future". "We're continuing to have ongoing meetings and conversations here at the White House", Sa...

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  • President Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen under criminal investigation, DOJ says
President Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen under criminal investigation, DOJ says

Trump reportedly called Cohen on Friday to "check in" with his longtime lawyer and fixer, the Times reported . Manhattan federal prosecutors on Friday agreed to put on hold any review of materials seized from the office of President Donald Trump's personal lawyer this week after a hearing in which attorneys for the lawyer, Trump himself and...

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  • Pot stocks riding high on Trump commitment to support states where legal
Pot stocks riding high on Trump commitment to support states where legal

Cory Gardner speaks during a news conference following weekly policy luncheons on Capitol Hill, April 10, 2018, in Washington. "Late Wednesday, I acquired a dedication from the President that the Division of Justice's rescission of the Cole memo shouldn't be going to impression Colorado's licensed marijuana enterprise".

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  • Lawmakers to Hear From Pompeo, Mattis in Midst of Syria Crisis
Lawmakers to Hear From Pompeo, Mattis in Midst of Syria Crisis

Mindful of Tillerson's reputation as a disengaged leader whose failure to fill critical positions at State alarmed lawmakers, Pompeo acknowledges he has heard firsthand from U.S. Shaheen asked if Pompeo agrees with President Trump's twitter attacks on Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation. Coats later reported that conversatio...

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  • Tyson Fury announces boxing return following doping suspension
Tyson Fury announces boxing return following doping suspension

Fury's long lay-off included a backdated two-year ban from UK Anti-Doping in December after he was charged with testing positive for a "prohibited substance" in June 2016. "I kid you not. Timing, reflexes, everything is better than it's ever been". American TV giants Showtime, who broadcast Joshua and Wilder's fights stateside, have lent their ...

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  • Khloe Kardashian & Tristan Thompson welcome Baby Girl
Khloe Kardashian & Tristan Thompson welcome Baby Girl

News, which broadcasts the Kardashian family's slate of reality shows. Khloe Kardashian gave birth to a new baby daughter on Thursday morning, and her longtime boyfriend Tristan Thompson was reportedly by her side despite all the recent rumors about the couple having relationship issues.

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  • House Speak Paul Ryan will not seek reelection
House Speak Paul Ryan will not seek reelection

Ryan, as the top Republican in Congress, played a key role in the passing of a massive tax bill late a year ago. "The truth is, it is easy for it to take over everything in your life and you can't just let that happen because there are other things in life that can be fleeting as well: Namely your time as a husband and father Ryan said ".

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  • Cong list of candidates for Karna polls likely on April 12
Cong list of candidates for Karna polls likely on April 12

Bellary MP Sriramulu, an associate of the Reddy brothers, will contest from Chitradurga's Mokalmuru constituency, which is reserved as a Scheduled Tribe seat. The BJP top brass, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party president Amit Shah, met earlier tonight to finalise the candidates for the polls.

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  • Arizona rules colleges can't offer in-state tuition to DACA recipients
Arizona rules colleges can't offer in-state tuition to DACA recipients

As a result of the court's ruling , which will impact upwards of 2,000 DACA recipients who attend community colleges or state universities and currently pay in-state rates, so-called " Dreamers " could now have to pay double - or even triple - what they are currently spending for college.

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  • Hither Green burglar stabbing: Mounted police patrol area
Hither Green burglar stabbing: Mounted police patrol area

Footage from Monday night showed a man stamping on the tributes in a separate attack, claiming: "The flowers need burning". Of Vincent's on-the-run accomplice, she said: "Billy Jeeves?" The Met Police said they want to trace Mr Jeeves, who they said had links to Kent and Cambridge.

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  • Attack on Syrian air base kills 14
Attack on Syrian air base kills 14

The IDF has issued no official response to allegations that it was behind the Syria strike, which was apparently coordinated in advance with the United States, but not with Russian Federation despite the two countries having established a hotline to avoid clashes over Syria.

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  • Bruce McArthur expected to be charged with seventh murder today
Bruce McArthur expected to be charged with seventh murder today

Police have been trying to identify the remains of several men found at a property McArthur used as storage for his landscaping business . He has also been charged in the killings of Selim Esen, Majeed Kayhan and Dean Lisowick. and St. Clair Ave. E. Toronto police uncovered seven sets of remains there in total, but so far have only identified th...

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  • CBO: 2018 budget deficit to reach $804B
CBO: 2018 budget deficit to reach $804B

Trump called the $1.3 trillion spending measure last month a "ridiculous situation" and said he only signed it to protect defense spending. "Federal debt is projected to be on a steadily rising trajectory throughout the decade". Real growth in gross domestic product, which past year was projected to be 2 percent in 2018, will now reach 3.3 p...

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  • Rauner, If Asked, Would Deploy Illinois National Guard To Mexican Border
Rauner, If Asked, Would Deploy Illinois National Guard To Mexican Border

A congressman said recently that for the amount of money it costs the National Guard to make a couple of arrests along the U.S. -Mexico border , the government could house a homeless veteran for a year. Texas Governor Greg Abbott has said that some of the troops going to the Texas border will be armed. Trump wants up to 4,000 troops sent t...

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  • Korean human rights in talks with Kim
Korean human rights in talks with Kim

He also visited the Seoul National Cemetery to pay tribute to Korean War veterans before returning to Japan. The two sides are expected to discuss ways to denuclearize North Korea, bring permanent peace to the Korean Peninsula and improve inter-Korean ties.

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  • Over 40 hurt after student charter bus crashes into NY overpass
Over 40 hurt after student charter bus crashes into NY overpass

One of the six injured passengers had very serious injuries, said State Police Maj. Police say the driver and the 43 other passengers were all taken to the hospital. Gaston was driving east just after 9 a.m. when the 12-foot-tall bus attempted to go under what a sign says is a 7-foot, 7-inch tall Exit 18 overpass at Eagle Avenue in Lakeview , Ne...

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  • Woman stabs husband to death over food in Omoro
Woman stabs husband to death over food in Omoro

The BBC's Alhassan Sillah in the capital, Conakry, says her victims at the court were upset she did not get a harsher sentence. "It baffled us, I had no idea how old the embryos were when we adopted them, I thought they would have been frozen for a couple of years, but she was created in February 2004", she said.

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  • Why Trump, Obama not invited to British royal wedding?
Why Trump, Obama not invited to British royal wedding?

Deviating from the norm, the couple have decided not to invite political leaders and go with people they have a direct relationship with instead. "Her Majesty's Government was consulted on this decision, which was taken by the Royal Household", the spokesperson said .

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  • IDs of 6 plane crash victims await autopsies
IDs of 6 plane crash victims await autopsies

At least 100 people have reportedly died, and local sources have been quoted as saying the death toll could exceed 200. Civil protection agency spokesman Farouk Achour told The Associated Press that some passengers were "extracted with deep burns caused by the fuselage catching fire".

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  • Paul to oppose Trump's pick for State, CIA picks — The Latest
Paul to oppose Trump's pick for State, CIA picks — The Latest

There's one little thing that probably has a lot more to do with Tillerson coming to the end of the official road than mere policy differences: Trump apparently wants to be his own secretary of state, and the GOP establishment, whom Tillerson has done so much to sideline inside the hallowed halls at Foggy Bottom, isn't willing to let that happen.

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  • Arizona boosts number of troops to border to 338
Arizona boosts number of troops to border to 338

Doug Ducey announced that more troops would be sent Tuesday but did not specify how many. Under federal law Mr Trump invoked in his proclamation calling for National Guard troops. The troops will be armed only in "circumstances that might require self-defense", and will not "perform law enforcement activities or interact with migrants" without Ma...

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  • Missile strike delivered against Syrian airfield
Missile strike delivered against Syrian airfield

China supports an investigation of the alleged use of chemical weapons in Douma, Syria, Hu Taitao said on Monday. When asked about the explosions, an Israeli spokeswoman declined to comment. 'President Putin, Russia and Iran are responsible for backing Animal Assad. "It is necessary to warn again that military intervention under invented and fa...

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  • All eyes on Sebastian Vettel in Bahrain Grand Prix
All eyes on Sebastian Vettel in Bahrain Grand Prix

Vettel was nearly overtaken by Bottas on the last lap, but made a crucial blocking move and won by only 0.6 seconds, reported AP. Red Bull's junior team Toro Rosso afforded it reason to be cheerful though: Pierre Gasly was an incredible fourth place for Toro Rosso on only the team's second start with Honda power.

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