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China Trade Talks in DC to Focus on 'Rebalancing' Relationship

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The official confirmed that Navarro will be among those participating in the trade meetings this week. The US and China have held talks to update the two countries' trading relationship. parts after the commerce department found the company had lied multiple times and failed to take actions against employees responsible for sanctions violations on Iran and North Korea. Read More »

Europe, Iran Say Push To Save Nuclear Deal Off To Good Start

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Highlighting just how hard it will be, the US Treasury announced on Tuesday (15/05) more sanctions , including on Iran's central bank governor, just minutes before the Brussels meeting was due to begin. For her part, Sahra Wagenknecht, president of the opposition Left Party (Die Linke), supported Merkel's position on the JCPOA and said that 'we have demanded a more autonomous and independent policy from the United States, and we are happy that we are no longer alone on that position'. Read More »

Woman arrested after disturbing feces-throwing incident at BC Tim Hortons

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A Canadian woman was caught on camera pulling down her trousers, doing her business, and throwing the end result at a Tim Horton's employee who denied her access to the restroom. In the video, which has no sound, a woman can be seen screaming at staff before squatting on the floor and relieving herself. Cpl. Holly Largy said the case will be forwarded to the BC Prosecution Service to determine whether charges will be laid. Read More »

Too many people of color arrested so NYC must overhaul pot policy

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As the idea of recreational marijuana becoming legal in NY advances, Mayor Bill de Blasio and several lawmakers took a huge step this week when it comes to arrests over the drug that unfairly targets citizens of color. He said the working group would include a "diverse" number of police brass, who would consult with experts including advocacy groups and defense lawyers. Read More »

Guatemala follows U.S. by opening Jerusalem embassy

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Guatemala was one of only a few nations that backed Trump's decision in December to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital and is only the second country to move its embassy to the holy city. Morales said Guatemala was sending a message of "love, peace and fraternity" to Israel amid praise from Netanyahu . "We are not surprised that a president that has objected to United Nations investigations into corruption and abuses of power has chose to further violate global resolutions". Read More »

Novartis Lawyer Retires in Relation to Cohen Payments

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But Trump's lawyers have said that the Trump reimbursed Cohen for a $130,000 hush money payment made to adult film actress Stormy Daniels in exchange for her silence over her alleged affair with Trump . Dillon didn't immediately respond to a request for comment. In his financial discloser form, Trump has listed assets of at least Dollars 1.4 billion and income of more than USD 452 million. Read More »

Former Malaysian PM faces new corruption probe after election defeat

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A lawyer for Mr Najib, who was ousted from office in last week's general election , said Malaysian police seized handbags and other personal items from Mr Najib's home in connection with a money-laundering probe. He said the Government is also committed to repaying any debts linked to the fund that it has guaranteed. Since last week's election, which saw the opposition alliance take power for the first time in history, Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has made it clear he will investigate ... Read More »

Donald Trump Jr. Is Literally a Cartoon Villain

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Ultimately, lawyers working for the Trump Organization crafted statements they asked other participants in the meeting to distribute, a move that could draw scrutiny from Mueller if it involved communicating with witnesses or otherwise hiding the true goal of the meeting from investigators . Read More »

General VK Singh makes surprise visit to North Korea

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In a significant development, minister of state for external affairs V K Singh paid a quiet visit to Pyongyang to meet the North Korean leadership amid fast-paced developments in the peninsula. The pleasantries exchanged are a sign of progress, more so given the MEA's condemnation of North Korea's launch of a nuclear missile in July past year. Read More »

Trump says some immigrants are 'animals'

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Because it's a big deal out there, and a lot of people are very angry about what happened. Newsom said the president was "cherry-picking a few right-wing electeds from a state of 39 million people". "We're taking people out of the country". Trump said he wanted people to come into the USA legally and on merit basis. "And I've talked to the soldiers and the soldiers are wondering why we won't get out and be a part of this process with the president". Read More »

Donald Tusk condemns Trump administration as 'capricious'

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Mr Trump's decision to walk away from the landmark nuclear deal with Iran - to which the UK, France , Germany , Russia and China are co-signatories - is being linked by the European Union with the United States administration's refusal to exempt the bloc from steel and aluminium tariffs. Read More »

Gaza violence: Israel defends actions as 55 Palestinians killed

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Haley noted Hamas' track record of antagonizing Israeli security forces and declared in her address that "no country in this chamber would act with more restraint than Israel has". The Israeli military said its soldiers had shown restraint and used live ammunition only as a last resort. An Israeli government spokesman had no immediate reaction to the cascade of criticism. Read More »

Trump may have to acknowledge Stormy Daniels payments

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Christie Brinkley's been divorced from Billy Joel for decades, but it seems she still likes big shots. this one in the form of Stormy Daniels' lawyer . Lawyers for Cohen are trying to block Avenatti from participating in a suit over evidence seized in Federal Bureau of Investigation raids on Cohen's home, hotel room and office April 9. Read More »

President Trump Says First Lady 'Doing Really Well'

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He arrived by helicopter at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center outside Washington on Tuesday afternoon. The notoriously private first lady underwent the procedure Monday with no leaks beforehand from her small, close-knit East Wing staff. Read More »

Trooper killed in Pakistan firing along IB in Jammu sector

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The jawan, later identified as constable Devendra Singh was rushed to Military Hospital but died of his bullet injuries. "The group of five terrorists that tried to infiltrate into our territory on Sunday might have sneaked through a tunnel", Sharma told reporters, adding that an anti-terror operation was launched to apprehend the infiltrators and detect the tunnel. Read More »

Pope says he has thought about when 'to take my leave'

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The Colegio San Ignacio at which Father Guzman taught is reputed by local Catholics in Chile to have a history for being "ultra-liberal", and is located just three blocks away from the conservative and affluent El Bosque parish, once run by Father Fernando Karadima. Read More »

Mancini named as new coach of Italy

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It did not give any further details other than to say he would be officially presented on Tuesday at the team's training base in Florence . Sky Sports Italia reported yesterday that Mancini has now agreed a two-year deal and will sign a contract in Rome today. Read More »

Lost legs to frostbite, 70-yr-old Chinese finally scales Mt Everest

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As a result, he needed to have his feet amputated. Plain's achievement also features a story of overcoming physical challenge, coming four years after he broke his neck in a surfing accident. Xia Boyu was guided by Mingma Gyalje Sherpa, a veteran mountaineer who's successfully climbed the world's 14 highest mountains, and joined by 11 others. Read More »

Two burnt alive, 14 others killed as rural Bengal votes

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As the day progressed, reports of clashes, booth capturing, vandalising of ballot boxes and rigging were received from pockets of South and North 24 Parganas, North Dinajpur, Nadia, West Midnapore and Cooch Behar districts. Asil Sheikh, a AITC worker close to party MLA and Bhangor strongman Arabul Islam, said "The poll officials have gone for lunch and on behalf of them, we are guarding the polling booth". Read More »

Kashmiri Family Allegedly Thrashed by Neighbours in Delhi, Accused Deny Charge

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In the video, the woman can be seen and heard screaming for help however, no one seems to have helped her. Last night, they were cornered by around 40 people, they allege. "The incident on Thursday too was a fall out of a number of arguments that had taken place earlier", said Tauqeer. "There have been more than 50 complaints and counter complaints against the residents of Siddarth Enclave and the complainant", police said. Read More »

Born Episcopal bishop to preach at next Saturday's royal wedding

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Meghan Markle collectively has its supply and origin in God, and is the important thing to life and happiness", Curry, the church's presiding bishop, stated in a press release. The Reverend Michael Bruce Curry gives a thumbs up as he arrives for his Installation ceremony at the Washington National Cathedral, in Washington, D.C., on November 1, 2015. Read More »

Teacher shot dead after having sex with student

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Ms DelTonda is pictured with her partner in 2015. The Beaver County Coroner's Office has ruled DelTondo's death a homicide, saying she died of multiple gunshots to the chest. During the confrontation with officers, DelTondo reportedly told police that she and the teen were "friends" and that they were "just talking" because he was "upset". Read More »

Sunday Evening Weather Update, May 13, 2018

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Combined with the rainfall received this past weekend, this may lead to a few instances of flash flooding. Still, for Long Island there was "a very low chance for isolated severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon and evening", the weather service said in a hazardous weather statement. Read More »

School, police provide a lesson in handling senior class pranks

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Cumberland Police posted photos of the creation, which featured an old Pontiac and a lot of bricks in front of a black tarp taped to a wall and meant to look like a huge hole. "As always, the safety and security of our students is our number one priority", said Truitt. Konur Pasko said he and his three classmates took steps to ensure they didn't damage school grounds with their vehicle crash display. Read More »

Criminal case dropped against sitting US governor

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Attorneys for the governor's office are bracing for an impeachment defense, pre-emptively suggesting that lawmakers treat their hearings like a trial that allows them to call and question witnesses. Also dismissed Monday - at the request of prosecutors - was a man who is a member of the St. Louis Republican committee. "We owe it to Missourians to have a fair and thorough investigation of the facts", House leaders said in a statement. Read More »

NBC5 Forecast: Warm and Humid with Hit and Miss Storms Possible

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Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. One-quarter to one-half of an inch of rain is possible. Thursday night: Mostly cloudy, low around 55. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Thursday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1 p.m. Partly cloudy to cloudy, with fog tonight . Read More »

European Union warns Brexit Britain: 'The clock is ticking'

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Simon Coveney signalled a European willingness to use an improved version of Mrs May's idea for a "new customs partnership" yesterday as a way to avoid a hard border in Ireland. Executives in the City of London , home to global foreign exchange, bonds and fund management operations, and more banks than any other financial center, believe that a crackdown on immigration post Brexit will hamper their ability to find staff with the right skills , it added. Read More »

LePage joins GOP governors in recommending Trump for Nobel Peace Prize

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S.C. Gov. Henry McMaster is joining the push to get President Donald Trump a Nobel Peace Prize . Trump tweeted Thursday that he would be meeting with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un at a historic summit in Singapore on June 12. "After almost two decades of gridlock and global anxiety surrounding North Korea's nuclear program, we are now, at last, on the precipice of peace". Read More »