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by | July 07, 2018 | 10:15

They kicked in just after midnight ET, which is noon in Beijing. Eastern time on $34 billion worth of Chinese imports, a first step in what could become an accelerating series of tariffs . It's also bigger than the $506 billion of goods that the United States imported from China a year ago. Later in the day, the Chinese Commerce Ministry said it had filed a challenge against the additional USA tariff implementation with the WTO.

by | July 07, 2018 | 10:16

Syrian government forces have swept into insurgent territory in the south over the past two weeks, but the offensive has so far focused on Daraa province near Jordan's border, not Quneitra further west near the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights.

by | July 07, 2018 | 09:41

The woman, who says she was at the pool with her son, accuses the man of racial profiling. In a police recording released Friday, Bloom is heard calmly telling a dispatcher he's dealing with a "nonresident that's at the pool who refuses to leave".

by | July 07, 2018 | 07:49

England and Sweden have twice met at the World Cup with both encounters in 2002 and 2006 ending in stalemates. "Maybe we are not the best team as individuals, but we are a team, everyone helps and that is what symbolizes us", he noted, adding that Sweden and England have one thing in common.

by | July 06, 2018 | 22:58

A total of 8 people were killed and 500 others were injured. Aum Shinrikyo attracted young, well-educated adherents, including scientists, some of whom then helped produce the poisons used in the cult's attacks. In the following months, members of the cult carried out several failed attempts at releasing hydrogen cyanide in various stations. The group believed that Armageddon is inevitable in the form of global war between the USA and Japan .

by | July 06, 2018 | 22:52

Britain has accused Russian Federation of poisoning the Skripals with the nerve agent - developed by the Soviet military during the Cold War - at the former spy's home in Salisbury in what was the first known offensive use of such a chemical weapon on European soil since World War Two.

by | July 06, 2018 | 22:35

President Donald Trump meets with Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte in the Oval Office of the White House, Monday, July 2, 2018 , in Washington. In recent days Trump has sharpened his language on trade relations with the European Union, saying he wants to banish Mercedes cars from the streets of NY and claiming the trading block was 'set up to take advantage of the United States'.

by | July 06, 2018 | 22:27

The group has also asked fans to share social posts showing how High On Life inspired them using the hashtag #HOLinspired, which they say they will use to "collect all of your love and thoughts in one place". Underwater dive teams were at work on Wednesday undertaking a "complex recovery" of the bodies from a hard-to-access pool, according to an RCMP release.

by | July 06, 2018 | 22:16

President Donald Trump's decision in May to pull out American support. Rouhani told Merkel the USA exit from the JCPOA has caused some problems in economic areas, banking transactions and oil sector for the foreign companies which have made investment in Iran, making them reluctant about continuing their operations in the country.

by | July 06, 2018 | 21:57

Kethledge, 51, like Kavanaugh, also clerked for Kennedy. He was appointed to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit in 2008. She is a graduate of Notre Dame Law School and previously clerked for the late Justice Antonin Scalia. The U.S. Senate confirmed her appointment in October and she received commission on November 2, 2017. Abortion would automatically become illegal , however, in the ten states whose pre-Roe abortion bans remain on the books, or the four states that have ...

by | July 06, 2018 | 21:42

Downing Street said the US President would fly to Scotland after a meeting with the Queen on Friday 13 July and stay until Sunday 15 July. "His city operations team have met with the organizers and have given them permission to use Parliament Square Garden as a grounding point for the blimp".

by | July 06, 2018 | 21:28

It will be done, he vowed. We will do as much as possible up until the deadline set by the court to ensure these are the parents, and do background checks and otherwise confirm suitability, ' he said. He warned those deadlines may keep the agency from doing its standard vetting deadlines in reuniting kids and families . The Department of Health and Human Services "knows the identity and location of every minor in the care of our grantees, and HHS is executing on our mission even with ...

by | July 06, 2018 | 21:25

North Korea appears to be working on a new submarine capable of firing nuclear-armed ballistic missiles, according to information gathered by South Korea's military. Kim Dae-jung's engagement with North Korea was often a source of discord with the hard-line USA administration of former President George W. Bush, and disagreements between Washington and Seoul continued during Roh's government.

by | July 06, 2018 | 21:11

Canada began imposing tariffs on Sunday on USD12.6 billion in USA goods as retaliation for the Trump administration's new taxes on steel and aluminium imported to the United States. "I think it's going to be fine", he added. "I don't think anyone realistically has an expectation that that's something the US administration - especially this one - would be all that impressed by".

by | July 06, 2018 | 20:51

In an interview with al-Jazeera's "Talk to Al Jazeera", Dr Mahathir said there was no proof to confirm or deny that the princely sum originated from and returned to the country, as previously alleged by the former prime minister. On May 29, Mahathir announced that his new government would renegotiate terms of the ECRL deal. Najib was charged with corruption on Wednesday for allegedly accepting millions of dollars in bribe money, in a stunning fall from grace just months after his shock ...

by | July 06, 2018 | 20:45

The meeting occurred last August, and Trump's question "stunned" those present - which included then-Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and then-national security adviser H.R. The very first thing that President Trump said during the private affair was "my staff told me not to say this", and continued with his controversial line of inquiry, shocking his advisers at the time.

by | July 06, 2018 | 20:42

More than 20 people were killed when a tourist boat carrying 150 people capsized in Thailand's ancient city of Ayutthaya in 2016. The boat was carrying 105 people, including 93 tourists, 11 crew and one tour guide when it toppled in 16-foot-high seas.

by | July 06, 2018 | 20:41

Earlier in the day, Accountability Court-I had sentenced Nawaz to a total of 11 years in prison and slapped a £8 million fine (Rs1.3 billion) in the Avenfield properties reference, while his daughter Maryam was sentenced to eight years with a £2 million fine (Rs335 million).

by | July 06, 2018 | 20:40

President Donald Trump kept up his grudge against the Montana Demoratic Senator who released damaging information about his choice to run the VA - and issued a defense of former White House Physician Dr. "Maybe you should focus on fixing the lives you're destroying", she tweeted Thursday. For her part, Elizabeth Warren responded with eternal class, reminding Donald Trump of the job he's supposed to be doing.

by | July 06, 2018 | 19:57

Trump added in another tweet . Wheeler has worked in Washington for more than 20 years. Wheeler worked under Inhofe for about a dozen years, according to The New York Times , and is among a growing number of former Inhofe staffers now employed by the EPA.