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China February trade surplus surprises sharply to the upside

In addition, China would remove foreign ownership caps on banks, brokerage houses and fund management firms - a promise made by Beijing during US President Dona...


TN wants CMB to be set up within six weeks

Earlier, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) working president MK Stalin had met Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and put forward a proposal of mass...


Maharashtra: Thousands of farmers march from Nashik To Mumbai demanding loan waiver

On Friday morning, the protest reached Shahapur in Thane district, which is around 73km away from Mumbai. They in large numbers are marching towards Mumbai to...


Mamata backs Cong.'s Singhvi for Rajya Sabha

While the Congress, is yet to officially announce the name of Singvi as its candidate from West Bengal, state Congress president Adhir Chowdhury confirmed the s...


Imran rules out possibility of cooperation with PPP for Senate top slots

It was the second meeting of ruling party within a week over nominations for Senate deputy and chairman seats. In response to a question, he said that though ...


Fla. governor signs school security, gun control bill; NRA sues to challenge

Democratic Rep. Jared Moskowitz, a former Parkland city commissioner, ended the eight hours of debate with an emotional account of seeing the high school after ...


Ivanka Trump's International Women's Day Tweet Backfires Miserably

Despite some recent progress around the world, too many women still face tremendous barriers to participation in all aspects of life. If the status of Ugand...


Pushback on Trump tariffs gathers steam

The run-up to Thursday's announcement included intense debate within the White House , pitting hard-liners against free trade advocates such as outgoing econ...


Donald Trump blames video games for violence, Trevor Noah responds

The White House posted an unlisted YouTube video Thursday titled " Violence in Video Games " - a montage of violent clips from various video games inc...


Quebec's aluminum industry gets temporary relief from Trump's tariffs

Australian has been lobbying hard for an exemption based on national security grounds, and Mr Trump said "great partners and military allies" may sidestep t...


Dem leads by 4 points in Pennsylvania House race

One the main reasons for the shift in the rating for the 18th district is Republican Rick Saccone's low fundraising totals compared with Democrat Conor Lamb'...


Shire (LON:SHP) PT Lowered to GBX 4500

Therefore 25% are positive. The stock of RLI Corp. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, December 7 by Northcoast. On Thursday, September 24 the stock rati...


Rafael (Ted) Cruz justifies mocking Robert (Beto) O'Rourke's name

Audio will be available later today . Mr O'Rourke won the Democratic primary that same night, and will be competing to unseat Mr Cruz this November. Any Democ...


Trump signs proclamations that impose tariff on steel, aluminium

Trump signed the proclamations in presence of steel workers from Pennsylvania, Vice President Mike Pence , Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin , Commerce Secretar...


Pelicans' Davis ruled out vs. Wizards

The foursome combined for 49 points and 23 rebounds - slightly above Davis' averages during a remarkable 10-game run. Playoff race: The Pelicans remained ...


Huckabee Sanders: There Will Be No North Korea Meeting Without 'Concrete Actions'

Now that President Donald Trump has agreed to meet North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un in May, I went back to look at my exclusive interview with President Tru...


United States warning over Mexican resort town draws mixed reaction

Government personnel have been told to stay out of those neighborhoods. But it did say that "we do not have information relating the ferry explosion to the ...


Sam Nunberg Says He Plans to 'Lay Low' After Testimony

Nunberg has turned over all his communications with 10 witnesses, including Trump, that the special counsel Robert Mueller asked for last month. "I'm not sp...


David Chase revives The Sopranos with prequel

All sorts of questions arise from the announcement. Although the story plot is still unclear, the iconic characters from the famous movie such as younger versio...


Florida Gov. Rick Scott signs compromise gun control bill

Cruz's public defender has said he will plead guilty if prosecutors take the death penalty off the table, which would mean a life prison sentence. Under Flori...


Russian Federation slams ex-spy poisoning allegations as 'propaganda

It is thought their deaths are forming part of the Met Police Counter Terror team's investigations into the attack on Mr Skripal, 66, and his daughter Yulia, 33...


Trump's military parade: Period uniforms and aircraft, but no tanks

Hallock Mohler Jr., the executive secretary for the office of the secretary of defense. Guidance provided in bullet points instructs that the parade include onl...


Obamas In Discussions to Bring Shows to Netflix

The number of episodes and format for the show have not been decided, the Times said. A Netflix spokesman declined to comment to The New York Times abou...


European Union warns U.S. against tariff exemptions for individual states

Trump signed proclamations Thursday imposing a 25 percent tariff on imported steel and a ten percent tariff on imported aluminum, with the new taxes set to go i...


Drunk driver who killed Bryan man, baby headed to prison

The couple's unborn child died from injuries Guerrero suffered in the collision. The trial is continuous, yet since Elliott pled blameworthy before the jury, ...


U.S. lawsuit over California immigration laws is warning shot

They also suggested we work more closely together to prevent cities from giving criminal gangs like MS-13 safe harbor". The California laws in question essent...


Maritime Security, Counter-terrorism High On Modi-macron Agenda

During the visit, the two countries would look to boost ties, especially in the areas of maritime security and counter-terrorism. Modi and Macron will hold a ...


DCPS teacher suspended over racial slur will no longer work in classrooms

Instead of saying he has "black friends", Swinyar pulled black Jesus into the mix and said he attends a black church as justification for his use of the N-word....


Kentucky teachers hold 'walk-ins' as pension reform bill moves through legislature

The teachers' chants echoed throughout the Capitol. At issue is a bill that would cut retirement benefits to teachers and public workers to find funding for a...


Verma to Idaho: Non-ACA plans are illegal, but they shouldn't be

Governor C.L. "Butch" Otter signed an executive order that nullified a whole host of ACA regulations: Insurers in the Gem State would now be able to sell health...


India, Pakistan to repatriate elderly inmates

Pakistan on Wednesday accepted India's proposal to separate humanitarian issues relating to prisoners from the hostilities that have put bilateral engagement in...


Flake to introduce bill to nullify Trump's tariffs

Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., and other lawmakers arrive for a vote in the Senate at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, March 6, 2018. Of course, when Trump foll...


Scotland confident of ending Six Nations drought in Dublin

The Irish team bus was 15 minutes late to the ground and the visitors never got going on the pitch as Scotland raced into 21-5 lead spearheaded by a brace fro...


Jones wants stand-in captain Farrell to be in French faces

England coach Eddie Jones admits his decision to drop Mike Brown for Saturday's Six Nations clash with France in Paris is a "tough call" for the Harlequi...


Winter Storm Dumps Heavy, Wet Snow On Northeast, Leaving Thousands Without Power

Therefore, at this time the forecast is still for this storm to "miss" Maryland - but the trend over the last week has everyone skeptical - including us. The ...


Gov. Scott Signs Bi-Partisan Gun Safety Bill

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School workers honor the victims of the February 14 shooting. Two parents who lost children in the Stoneman Douglas shooting t...


Al-Qaida fighters in Syria want to go to Idlib

Fresh shelling of Eastern Ghouta endangered a vital aid delivery on Friday, almost three weeks into a blistering Syrian regime offensive that has seized more th...


Donald Trump says he's working on deal with Australia for tariff exemption

Mr Trump described Australia as a "great country" and a "long term partner" and pledged to "do something" with the long-standing ally. However, Mr Trump says ...


Mother Ripped Away from Children On The Street By Border Patrol

Thirty-six-year-old Perla Morales-Luna was walking downtown the sidewalk in National City, California over the weekend when she was picked up by Border Patrol a...


ACC Tournament Predictions: Will there be more upsets on Thursday? 3/8/18

UofL's NCAA Tournament fate now rests with the selection committee. Since the Tigers are slumping, we don't see coach Brad Brownell's team coming up with th...


Yemen war was forced on us: Saudi Arabia By

That has provided a controversial backdrop to the warm diplomatic welcome for Prince Mohammed, with hundreds turning out on Wednesday to protest arms sales and ...


US House to debate bill to reduce violence in schools

Only two Republicans joined the Senate's 15 Democrats in supporting the ban proposal, says Reuters . The Florida Senate rejected a proposal to ban assaul...


Broadcom says to stick with United States 5G investment after Qualcomm deal

To quell some of the concerns, Broadcomm inked a letter to Congress assuring members that it has every intention of making the United States a leader in 5G con...


'Pharma Bro' being sentenced in fraud case

The average prison sentence for those convicted of securities and investment fraud in fiscal 2016, the most recent year available, was four years, according to ...


Parkland deputy told cops to stay away after hearing shots inside building

The sheriff's office released the dispatches and timeline of events on Thursday following pressure from the public to reveal the details of the tragedy. "At o...


Colin Firth's wife Livia Giuggioli admits affair with 'stalker' journalist

For what it's worth, even through that trial separation, Firth and Giuggioli (who is a producer in Italy) have been together since tying the knot back in 1997...


China's Exports Surge Despite Trade Tensions

If they are both left out, the tariffs would still affect other countries that Trump has accused of playing unfairly on trade, including China. The Trump admi...


Women around the world rally for change on International Women's Day

The women attended the all-day event organised by the female-owned and run company WPortfolio, in collaboration with the Bureau of Gender Affairs and the Nati...


China has no need or intention to replace US: Chinese FM

China's latest trade data released on Thursday showed its February exports up 44.5 per cent from a year earlier, beating market expectations, while imports grew...


Rand Paul's neighbor in court Friday

Paul, a former presidential candidate, was attacked November 3 while mowing his lawn at his home. She called out the media for falsely describing the incident. ...