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Washington to consider imposing tariffs on additional $100 bln in China imports

Earlier in the week, Beijing announced separate import duties on $3 billion of United States goods in response to the Trump administration's duties on all ...


Four people killed in shooting at Turkish university

Gonen said the motive of the attack appeared to be a personal dispute. More than 250 people were killed in the coup bid. "He was a frightening person", Yucel ...


Trade War, Poaching and Social Media Rage

China's government issued a list of some $50 billion worth of US exports yesterday that could be subjected to tariffs - everything from soybeans to airplane p...


Pakistan to send special envoys worldwide to highlight situation in Kashmir

Radio Pakistan reported that different programmes including rallies, demonstrations and walks were being held across the country and in different parts of the w...


Stocks steady after early plunge on trade war fears

On the US economic front, payroll processor ADP released a report showing stronger than expected private sector job growth in the month of March. While the U.K....


It's Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Additionally, Municipal Relations Minister Jeff Wharton announced this year's intake for community development programs, including Neighbourhoods Alive! and Com...


YouTube shooter visited gun range for practice before attack

The family's concerns deepened when police said that they had located her vehicle in Mountain View, about 30 miles southeast of YouTube's headquarters, he sai...


Lalu's son Tej Pratap likely to marry Aishwarya Rai next month

The eldest of her three siblings, Aishwarya graduated from Patna's Notre Dame School and received an MBA from Noida's Amity. Rai was the first Yadav chief ...


Trump wants up to 4000 U.S. troops at Mexico border

In 2006, more than 6,000 National Guard members were deployed in support roles to the southern US border under Bush , while 1,200 were dispatched under O...


Philippine island of Boracay closing 6 months due to sewage leak

Right now our lawyers are drafting a potential administrative case, most probably the best way is just to wait until we file. Philippines Defence Secretary De...


Malaysian PM announces dissolution of parliament, paving way for polls

Polling day must be held within 60 days from the dissolution of parliament. There has been no announcement on the date of the election, but it is expected to ...


Naidu takes out cycle rally demanding special status for Andhra

He was joined by TDP lawmakers and party supporters in the six-kilometre-long yatra that was held to intensify their protest against the denial of special categ...


Andhra special category status: Five YSR Congress Lok Sabha MPs resign

Jagan also tweeted his MPs would go on an indefinite hunger strike outside Andhra Bhawan in the national capital, while other party members would go on a "rel...


Trump orders US National Guard to Mexico border

New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez, also a Republican, was more cautious, saying only that she appreciated being consulted. "In all of its communications on th...


YouTube shooter blasted through a full magazine during attack

Officials identified the suspect as 39-year-old Nasim Najafi Aghdam . Google , the parent company of YouTube , issued a statement earlier, saying that "W...


US to sanction Russian oligarchs over 2016 US election

This week's sanctions will be targeted against Russian oligarchs, including those with ties to Putin, as well as the Russian government. But under the same law,...


Explosive device detonates in California Sam's Club; suspect in custody

What was first reported as a structure fire at the 951 North Milliken Ave. store was actually determined to be a small explosion after a person detonated a devi...


Tiger tamer Leishman primed for weekend Masters assault

Even Tiger Woods' own mother - who knows every shortcut and special viewing secret at Augusta National - was unable to get more than a few glimpses of her b...


Verdict due in corruption trial of S. Korea's ex-president Park

A Seoul court is set to deliver its verdict Friday on former South Korean President Park Geun Hye over her role in a high-profile corruption scandal that saw ...


Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's Globe-Trotting Charm Offensive

Palestinian political scientist Abdel Qader Yasin, for his part, told Sputnik that "when making a statement on the Palestinian issue , Saudi Arabian Crown Pri...


Dwayne Johnson Opens Up About Devastating Battle with Depression

With the post, Dwayne shared how his mother attempted suicide when he was just 15. "It's such a personal thing - it's much easier to gloss over it and say "I'...


Mexican Government Says US National Guard At Border Won't Be Armed

President Trump on Thursday said that a caravan of more than 1,000 Central Americans traveling through Mexico had been "largely broken up" by Mexican autho...


'I knew what I was doing': Teen pleads guilty to stabbing ex

In an interview with authorities, Weist said he "got extremely frustrated and chose to stab" his ex-girlfriend when they arranged to meet in the school's parkin...


Woman arrested for 7th DUI in 7th state

After she was fingerprinted, police found out there were outstanding warrants for Schleicher in at least three states, and she'd been arrested at least six time...


Hamas pays families of killed, wounded protesters

Palestinians are bracing for potential violence; Israel also expects more violence on Friday. Life in Gaza has become increasingly harsh after more than a deca...


Alibaba Group Hldg LTD (BABA) Holder Sheets Smith Wealth Management Raised Position

Shares of BABA stock traded up $0.50 on Thursday, hitting $172.57. The stock had a trading volume of 18,246,346 shares, compared to its average volume of 20,7...


Woman who flipped off Trump motorcade sues over job loss

Akima claimed that her posting a photo of the incident on Facebook violated the company's social media policy, despite the fact she didn't identify her em...


Bob Dylan, St.Vincent & Others Rework Wedding Songs On 'Universal Love' EP

Bob Dylan has contributed to a new compilation that turns classic tracks into "same-sex wedding anthems". "If you look at the history of pop music, love song...


UK Defense Lab Says It Hasn't ID'ed Source of Nerve Agent

Aitkenhead would not comment on whether Porton Down had developed or keeps stocks of Novichok , but he dismissed claims the agent used to poison the Skripals h...


Protests and police deployment ahead of Jacob Zuma's high court appearance

The charges were dropped in 2009. Zuma is expected to appear in court on charges of corruption, money-laundering, fraud and recketeering. In the run-up to Z...