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China says it will fight United States tariffs 'at any cost'

It fell as much as 767 points earlier in the day. Dow futures skidded 0.9 percent to 24,255.00 and broader S&P 500 futures sank 0.8 percent to 2,641.00. China h...


Philippi Public Library to celebrate National Library Week

Libraries of all types have always been evolving to meet the needs of the communities they serve. To celebrate the week, the library is offering a Free Fine P...


Backpage appears to have been seized by the federal government

Earlier this year, government pressure forced Backpage to shut down adult ads. Multiple users posted a notice on Twitter with the headline "backpage.com and a...


TRADE WAR LATEST: Trump threatens to DOUBLE tariffs on China

Trump said late on Thursday that he had instructed USA trade officials to consider $100 billion in additional tariffs on China. Using language that borde...


Tragic: Nigerian teenager stabbed to death in London

A 40-year-old man was taken into custody on suspicion of attempted murder. Osborn-Brooks found two men inside his home and Vincent sustained a stab wound to t...


Indian weight lifter Deepak Lather wins bronze in CWG

A Commonwealth Games athlete is in a serious condition in hospital after being struck down with malaria. "I was very happy with the 50m (butterfly), 200m (fre...


Google workers protest Pentagon deal

For the project, Google will help the Department of Defense in developing artificial intelligence that will analyze surveillance videos and improve precisio...


Jury reaches verdict in murder trial of Pawtucket dad

Three friends of Johnston testified on Thursday that she meant to break up with Butcher in the days and weeks leading up to her death on March 26, 2016. The def...


Facebook cracks down on political ads

The company also is planning to release in June a searchable archive of all past political ads that would show not just their images and text, but the amount sp...


French govt to provide nearly $700mn in loans, grants to support Lebanon

The pledges include $10.2 billion in loans and $860 million in grants, France's Ambassador to Lebanon Bruno Foucher said on Twitter. Iran, which backs Lebanon...


Laois GAA player suffers serious head injuries after assault

The Graiguecullen man had played 20 minutes as a second half substitute in Laois' National Football League Division Four final win against Carlow on Saturday. O...


Franklin Resources Inc. Sells 20208 Shares of Goodyear Tire and Rubber (GT)

Pekin Singer Strauss Asset Management who had been investing in Apple Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $854.41B market cap company. 49 fun...


Cuts position of XPO Logistics Inc. (XPO)

About 396,913 shares traded. It has underperformed by 12.77% the S&P500. Commonwealth Equity Services Inc acquired a new stake in XPO Logistics in the 3rd quart...


Brazil's Lula minutes from missing arrest deadline

Federal police in Sao Paulo declined to say if they would attempt to forcibly take Lula into custody, a move that could trigger intense clashes with his support...


West Bengal panchayat elections 2018: BJP protests violence over filing nominations

In the Nalhati area in Birbhum district, clashes broke out between the police and BJP supporters when they defied orders against holding rallies or processions ...


Donald Trump is very proud of himself for saying 'rape.'

Trump also laid blame for U.S. immigration policy on Democrats as he has repeatedly done in the past, saying, "It's insanity". Trump and DHS officials said th...


China Seeks EU's Support in Standing Up to US Trade Threat

They therefore get tremendous perks and advantages, especially over the U.S. Does anybody think this is fair. As part of retaliatory measures against China, t...


Goldman Sachs Group INC (GS) Holding Held by Neuberger Berman Group Llc

Rockshelter Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Goldman Sachs for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $95.18B market cap company. ...


United Nations warns Israel as Gaza border protests spark fears of violence

It also said explosive devices and firebombs were thrown, adding that soldiers opened fire "in accordance with the rules of engagement". Sinwar said that Frid...


Swaraj To Attend NAM Ministerial Meeting In Azerbaijan

Sushma Swaraj arrived in Azerbaijan for an official visit on April 4, APA reports. The meeting aims to prepare for the 18th NAM Ministerial Meeting on Apr...


Trump not to attend White House Correspondents dinner

I call them novelists". "Now in some cases there's sources, but then they won't do it correctly either". White House Correspondents' Association president Mar...


Michelle Obama says voters are shortsighted about how we pick president

Watch Michelle Obama's comments above. Obama announced Thursday that she would be visiting Philly for College Signing Day on May 2, a national event where s...


Jay Wright Signs Basketball For 10-Year-Old At Nova Championship Parade

Despite shooting just 38.0 percent from the field, though, the senior leader was one of the biggest reasons Kansas made it to the Final Four. DiVincenzo wasn'...


Trump Trade War - China's response to WTO is baseless - USTR

The list was refined by removing specific products identified by analysts as likely to cause disruptions to the US economy, and tariff lines that are subject to...


YouTube shooter's dad speaks publicly for the first time

Nasim Najafi Aghdam , 39, shot three employees at YouTube headquarters in San Bruno, California before turning the gun on herself. "Although no words c...


Russia Seeks To Block Telegram In Showdown Over Internet Freedom

Russia's telecoms watchdog on Friday asked a Moscow court to block the popular messaging app Telegram , after a deadline for it to hand over encryption keys to...


Unemployment rate unchanged at 6.1% in March

Eurostat said the EU28 unemployment rate was also slightly down compared to January 2018 at 7.2 percent. Conall MacCoille, an economist with Davy, said the...


South Korea's ex-leader Geun-hye jailed 24 years for corruption

Although Park is expected to appeal her prison term, the sentencing is likely to bring a sense of closure to the corruption scandal that engulfed her. There is ...


Teachers converge on state Capitol to demand more money for schools

In a media release issued on Tuesday, the Ministry said repairs began on September 16th, 2017 and were completed on November 18th. "The ratings on this indica...


Atletico, Arsenal clinch crucial home wins

Alexandre Lacazette marked his return to the starting lineup with two goals to lead Arsenal past CSKA Moscow 4-1 in a game played amid a political crisis over...


World stocks go higher as trade fears ease

LONDON - Markets around the world were bouncing Thursday as fears of a full-scale global trade war were once again allayed by a more conciliatory approach f...


Kashmir Solidarity Day being observed today across country

Every year on October 27, Kashmiris observe what they call their "Black Day", recalling India's occupation of Jammu and Kashmir in 1947 and the subsequent viole...


Trump directs Pentagon, DHS to deploy National Guard to border

When a reporter asked Nielsen if Fox News' reporting may be partially responsible for his decision to send the National Guard to oversee the U.S. -Mexico bord...


Bank-promoter nexus saga: CBI registers case against M/s Diamond Power Infrastructure

DPIL, engaged in manufacturing electric cables and other equipment, fraudulently availed credit since 2008. In what has been dubbed the biggest fraud in India...


Four staff members killed after research assistant opens fire at Turkish university

The university's assistant dean, a faculty secretary, a research assistant and an associate professor are among the dead, according to officials speaking to An...


Hafiz Saeed to continue social work, will not to harass him

The hearing was subsequently adjourned until April 23. Meanwhile, the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on Tuesday released an updated list of terrorist ...


Four staff members killed in gun attack at Turkish university

Zarrab, 34, was arrested on March 16, 2016, before, in October 2017, turning state evidence and testifying against the former deputy CEO of Turkey's state-run l...


U.S. stocks keep climbing as trade war fears recede

China bought 3.56 million tonnes of US propane previous year worth some $2 billion, or 19 percent of its total imports. SYDNEY, April 4 (Reuters) - Asian shar...


Woman takes bloodied selfie after fighting off tiger to save goat

With protection their numbers have been growing-there were 2,226 tigers in India in 2014, up from 1,411 in 2006. When the ordeal was over, Ms Meshram snap...


Uber app in Singapore to stay in operation till April 15

It began investigations into the deal the following day. According to an announcement, CCCS received written representations from the two companies after it p...


Monaco wants grid girls back for this year's F1 race

But Russian deputy prime minister Dmitry Kozak , who heads the Russian GP organising committee, said he thinks it is "wrong" to bring children onto the track b...


Everyone can help prevent sexual assault

The Manitoba government is raising awareness of the serious issue of sexual violence in recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness Month. "A lot of people feel a...


YouTube shooter legally bought gun

Aghdam's family said to NBC News that she thought the video site was against the videos she was posting on it. Officers in Mountain View found her sleepi...


Lalu's elder son to Wednesday Aishwarya Rai, daughter of RJD MLA

The marriage is scheduled to take place on May 12 in Patna and nearly 10,000 people including hundreds of VVIPs including Prime Minister Narendra Modi and C...


Trump Orders Troops To US/Mexico Border

Col. Charles Kohler, a spokesman for the Maryland National Guard , said he had received no guidance on the plans or any request for assistance. CBS 42 aske...


P2-B aid for workers hit by Boracay closure

The entire island of Boracay will be closed to visitors from April 26, so that it can receive a massive clean-up of dumped sewage and upgrades to its drainage s...


For AP special status, Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu takes out cycle rally

Participating in the 111th birth anniversary celebrations of former Deputy Prime Minister Babu Jagjivan Ram in Vijayawada , he said that the TDP government...


Fight for special status continues in Delhi, AP

This is published unedited from the ANI feed . The TDP, which was an ally of the BJP, had also quit the NDA over the issue. "We want to tell people of India t...


Gov. Brown: I'd reject Trump border Guard request

On Wednesday, Trump issued a memorandum directing the Pentagon to support the Department of Homeland Security to secure the USA border with Mexico with the as...


Malaysian PM announces parliament dissolution

Najib's five-year term officially ends on June 24, but the prime minister can dissolve Parliament anytime before the end of his term with the king's assent and ...