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U.S. companies brace for tit-for-tat from Trump's China tariffs

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BEIJING (AP) - Foreign policy hard-liner John Bolton's appointment as US national security adviser comes at a particularly sensitive time for relations with Beijing following President Donald Trump's approval of new tariffs on China and a law encouraging closer relations with Taiwan. Read More »

"Embarrassment": Pakistani PM Frisked At US Airport, Says Pak Media

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Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi was thoroughly frisked through during the security procedure at the John F. Kennedy airport in NY, as can be seen in the videos on Youtube. Ties between the US and Pakistan have deteriorated sharply in the recent past and it all started with US President Donald Trump accusing Pakistan of giving safe haven to the terrorists that US hunts in Afghanistan. Read More »

Israeli PM Netanyahu suffering from fever admitted to hospital, released later

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Netanyahu, 68, was ordered to undergo a series of tests. Doctor Zvi Herman Berkowitz "decided that under these conditions Netanyahu should undergo tests at the Hadassah hospital", it added. Israel's Yediot Aharonot daily reported that police will question Netanyahu over allegations made by longtime family spokesman Nir Hefetz, one of the confidants arrested and later released. Read More »

Santos Borré anotó un doblete... ¡en cuatro minutos!

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Los dirigidos por Marcelo Gallardo llegaron a Chile el último viernes tras haber ganado en la última fecha de la Superliga Argentina antes de la para. Luego, en el complemento -que tuvo varios cambios en dichas escuadras-, el marcador se empezó a desequilibrar. En el segundo tiempo ingresaron: Matías Rodríguez , Gustavo Lorenzetti , Yerko Leiva , Iván Rozas , Rodrigo Echeverría , Yeferson Soteldo , Rafael Caroca y Felipe Seymour (UC) y Cristian Ferreira, Iván Rossi y Mauro ... Read More »

Mexico authorities: Iowa family died from inhaling toxic gas

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Officials in Mexico located the family at the condominium in Akumal they were renting at a resort and later said that the family died due to inhaling toxic gases . "Everything they did, they did as a family", Harris said. In fact, the Sharps' relatives hadn't heard anything from Kevin or Amy since the day they arrived in Mexico. Read More »

Ohio Doctors Can Now Apply For Medical Marijuana Certification

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Recommendations to change the law include increasing the monthly product limit to four ounces, allowing hospice patients to have an unlimited supply, allowing adult patients to have access to edibles (helping those with dexterity issues), and eliminating the requirement that the original six ATCs be non-profits. Read More »

SoftBank and Saudi Arabia are creating a huge solar power generation project

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Son said the project will reduce Saudi Arabia's dependence on oil for its electricity, which it can sell internationally instead, and will generate 200 gigawatts of electricity by 2030. The deal deepens SoftBank's ties with the world's largest crude exporter and advances the crown prince's ambition to diversify Saudi Arabia's economy. Read More »

Brazil's Lula rallies support as prison looms

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The three judges at the lower appeals court in the southern Brazilian city of Porto Alegre unanimously rejected Lula's appeal against his conviction and sentencing, leaving him ineligible to run in the presidential campaign in October, the official Agencia Brasil reported. Read More »

Amit Shah faux pas: Yeddyurappa the most corrupt CM

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Both claimed they had picked up their information from certain TV channels. As the Karnataka Assembly elections draw closer, the incumbent Congress has a clear edge over the other parties in the State, said a pre-poll survey by C-Fore, which has also predicted a better outing for Opposition BJP . Read More »

Karnataka government barred from taking any policy decisions: Election Commission

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The BJP has been trying hard to wrest Karnataka from the Congress . He said that the people of Karnataka were not happy with the rule of Siddramiah and want to change the government. EVMs and VVPAT in Every Polling Station: OP Rawat Chief Election Commissioner of India OP Rawat said that there will be 52,696 polling stations in the Karnataka Assembly elections 2018. Read More »

Punjab CM's son-in-law booked in Simbhaoli Sugar Mills fraud case

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However, a few month months before this happened, the OBC Bank granted the Simbhaoli Sugars Limited another loan of Rs 110 crore under a deal to pay back the earlier loan. "The case has now been registered as per procedures", the bank said in a regulatory filing. The Company had taken finance from banks, for which it has been regular in repayments, but for periodical adverse cycles in sugar industry. Read More »

Facebook shares edge higher as US FTC investigates tech platform's data practices

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Facebook's stock, which already took a big hit last week, fell Monday after the FTC announcement but recovered by the end of the day. They were down 3.1 per cent at $154.37 in afternoon trading. The decree required Facebook to notify and receive explicit permission from users before sharing their personal information beyond the limits dictated by their privacy settings . Read More »

New Bedford unemployment rate improves in February

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For February of this year, the jobless rates ranged from a low of 3.2 percent in Union County to a high of 5.6 percent in Clay County. Unemployment figures for counties are non-seasonally adjusted, which means the figures don't take into consideration fluctuations that may occur on more or less a regular basis such as weather, holidays and the opening and closing of schools. Read More »

Woman pleads guilty to filing false rape report on Delta College campus

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He entered his plea yesterday through his lawyer, Aumua Ming Leung Wai when he appeared before Chief Justice, His Honour Patu Tiava'asu'e Falefatu Sapolu. As a result of his plea Wood will receive a 10 year sentence in state prison and 10 years post-release as a second violent felony offender. The IAA's online register of licensed advisers is available for those who want to search for a licensed immigration adviser. Read More »

US Supreme Court puts off DACA decision - for now

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The US Supreme Court has declined a request from the Trump administration to hear arguments on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ( DACA ) program . "The district judge's decision to unilaterally re-impose a program that Congress had explicitly and repeatedly rejected is a usurpation of legislative authority", Shah said in a statement . Read More »

Japanese Foreign Minister to arrive India on a three-day visit

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The Congress party's social media head Divya Spandana blamed the Swaraj poll failure on "bots". As per the motion moved by the Congress, Swaraj, along with her colleague Minister of State for External Affairs General VK Singh (retd), "deliberately misled" the families of the 39 Indians killed in Mosul, on the floor of Parliament and outside. Read More »

Apple slides despite announcing a slew of new products (AAPL)

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Apple on Tuesday unveiled new applications and a discounted iPad tablet aimed at the education market as it tries to regain momentum lost to Google in the world of classroom technology. That's part of the reason schools are so important to Apple now . That means the per-item cost of a device matters, something Google realised years ago and has seen wonderful success in education by delivering simple, low-priced devices. Read More »

Missing Fort Bragg soldier considered AWOL

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Christopher Gallagher, a spokesman for Bragg's 82nd Airborne Division. "We are a very strong military family so we've come together". "He loved it, loved it, loved it from the day he joined and that's all he wanted to do was jump out of planes", said Seeman's grandfather Jim Maloney. Read More »

Ontario Liberals pledge free child care for preschoolers starting in 2020

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Cleveland said his research shows that yearly daycare fees for Ontario families, on average, range between $10,000 to $22,000 depending the age of children and where they live. Last week, Wynne revealed that OHIP+ will be expanded to include all Ontarians 65 and over, and promised extensive new funding for hospitals. A two year, $30 million innovation fund will seek solutions to chronic issues in child care, including ways to extend child care hours to ease anxiety and stress for parents who ... Read More »

Italy sends in the army after Rome hit by rare snow

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With schools in the city closed for the day and hundreds of shops closed, many Romans took the unexpected blanket of white in cheerful stride, taking to the streets to record the snowfall on social media and to wage boisterous snowball fights, including one in St. Read More »

UConn, Notre Dame reach Final Four full of No. 1s

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All four No. 1 seeds advanced to the Final Four for the first time since 2015. "Believe me, I'm far from complaining". "But when the season starts, this is what you're trying to do". The Gamecocks went on to beat their SEC rival for the title. "They were practice shots", SC coach Dawn Staley said. "They're probably more hungry than they've ever been because they didn't win the national championship previous year, but that also puts them in a place in which it is unfamiliar for them". Read More »

Metallica tour to make a stop in Arkansas

Find more information about their tour here . Information via e-mail will be sent to ticket holders after ticket purchase on how to obtain copies. Metallica dropped a few hints this past weekend and made the tour news official on Monday. Metallica began in 1981, and now more than 30 years later, they are one of the largest thrash metal bands in the world. Read More »

Darren Lehmann will continue as head coach of Australia

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Three players for Australia's national cricket team have been sent home from a tour of South Africa over their role in a ball-tampering scandal. The Australian Cricket board is holding a teleconference with the head of integrity Iain Roy and the chief executive James Sutherland and sources close to the board have reportedly confirmed Warner "is the issue". Read More »

The Automatic Data Processing (ADP) Shares Bought by LPL Financial LLC

Bb&T invested in 0.05% or 28,280 shares. Current trade price levels places ADP's stock about -8.93% away from the 52-week high and closed 19.43% away from the 52-week low. Barclays lifted their price target on Automatic Data Processing from $121.00 to $128.00 and gave the company an "equal weight" rating in a report on Thursday, February 1st. Read More »

White House 'not probing whether Jared Kushner violated the law'

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He added that the stories about the meetings, which The New York Times first reported, "misstated the circumstances around some of Kushner Company [sic] transactions". Last week, Citigroup's general counsel told several Democratic lawmakers in a letter that the loan was "completely appropriate". Apol said that when he raised concerns with White House lawyers about the loans and whether they should look into the matter, "the White House informed me that they had already begun the ... Read More »

Cisco Sys INC (CSCO) Holder Deutsche Bank Ag Has Lifted Holding

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Botty Investors Llc sold 14,970 shares as Mosaic Co (MOS)'s stock declined 29.59%. The Busey Trust Company holds 127,552 shares with $4.29 million value, down from 196,881 last quarter. The rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs to "Buy" on Monday, February 8. Citigroup upped their target price on Cisco Systems from $46.00 to $52.00 and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Friday , March 16th. Read More »

Bob Motzko to be the next head coach of Gophers men's hockey

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In 13 years with the Huskies, Motzko has a 276-192-49 record, along with eight NCAA appearances. "He's spent much of his career and most of his life in Minnesota", Coyle said in a statement from the university. That was the same year the National Collegiate Hockey Conference was formed in response to the departure of Minnesota and Wisconsin from the WCHA for the Big Ten, with St. Read More »

Mugabe Says South Africa Disappointed Him

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Information at hand suggests Mrs Mugabe ordered officials to issue her with export permits under the pretext that she was sending the ivory to leaders of various countries as "gifts". Former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe says South Africa should have sent troops instead of a team of negotiators to prevent his ouster by the military previous year. Read More »