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Author: 0 Trump rolling out big trade tariffs, sparing Canada, Mexico

House Speaker Paul Ryan agreed that the US needs to take action against "abusers of trade" like China, accusing them of engaging in practices of "dumping and transhipping" of aluminum and steel. The people briefed on the plans said all countries affected by the tariffs would be invited to negotiate with the Trump administration to be exempted from the tariffs if they can address the threat their exports pose to USA manufacturers.

Worldwide EU to respond within 90 days if not exempt By
Author: 0 EU to respond within 90 days if not exempt By

Malmstrom said she would discuss the issue at a long-planned meeting on Saturday with US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and his Japanese counterpart Hiroshige Seko, noting that it was "not crystal clear" what Trump had decided Thursday.

Worldwide Trump jumping at Kim's invitation demonstrates his inexperience
Author: 0 Trump jumping at Kim's invitation demonstrates his inexperience

South Korea's Yonhap news agency quoted a government official as saying National Security Office chief Chung Eui-yong conveyed the message to Trump on Thursday. The Russian leader stalked out of the meeting, cooling any thoughts of a lasting peace for awhile. "Things couldn't possibly be worse than they are right now in terms of the relationship and tension in the Korean peninsula", Richardson said.

Worldwide California police officer killed, another wounded by suspect barricaded inside home
Author: 0 California police officer killed, another wounded by suspect barricaded inside home

Los Angeles County sheriff's Capt. Christopher Bergner says the suspect remained barricaded Saturday morning in an apartment building in Pomona, about 30 miles (48 kilometers) east of Los Angeles. Crisis negotiators have been trying to talk to him, but have not yet been able to enter the scene, Bergner said. The man barricaded himself into a room inside an apartment and eventually shot through a door, wounding the two officers, Bergner said.

Worldwide Putin Praises Trump, Assails Sanctions, Vows To Defend 'Great Power' Russia
Author: 0 Putin Praises Trump, Assails Sanctions, Vows To Defend 'Great Power' Russia

He lavished US President Donald Trump with praise, describing him as a great communicator and a "balanced" man, who easily gets into the gist of various issues and listens to his interlocutor. Four American senators submitted a letter addressed to US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Thursday, urging him to hold talks with Russian Federation on strategic issues and extension of the New START Treaty following President Putin's statements.

Worldwide Police responding to hostage situation at home for military veterans in California
Author: 0 Police responding to hostage situation at home for military veterans in California

Yountville has a population of 2,933, according to the 2010 census, with almost one-third of those residents living at the veterans home. Kamer says his wife is now inside the home's dining hall and is not allowed to leave. There has been a hotline established for family members to confirm that their loved ones are safe. "I'm waiting for a phone call from my daughter", Harrison said.

Worldwide Florida governor expected to sign bill with new gun controls today
Author: 0 Florida governor expected to sign bill with new gun controls today

State Rep. Jared Moskowitz - a Democrat who represents the South Florida district where the shooting happened - said in a text that Scott will sign the bill on Friday. In schools, the measure also creates new mental health programs and establishes an anonymous tip line for reporting threats. The program's language specifically excludes most teachers, except in the case of Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps educators and teachers in the military or law enforcement.

Worldwide Democrat seeks businessman in Mueller probe
Author: 0 Democrat seeks businessman in Mueller probe

The Post reports that Businessman George Nader told the special counsel that he had helped organize and attended the Seychelles meeting, and testified before a grand jury saying so. The special counsel's questions about the Emiratis point to an investigation that has expanded beyond Russian meddling in the 2016 election to broader concerns about foreign influence during the presidential campaign and long after it concluded.

Author: 0 IEA's oil forecast puts U.S. in the driver's seat

It is set to begin on Monday. USA assistance for its clean tech industry prevents China from monopolizing benefits that can come to an economy when higher oil prices prompt countries to shift more quickly to energy saving technologies and renewable energy.

Worldwide Donald Trump administration sues California over immigration laws
Author: 0 Donald Trump administration sues California over immigration laws

Sessions said at a news conference. Several Democratic elected officials joined demonstrators and spoke to the crowd with a bullhorn. Watch more of Sessions' remarks below. and are subject to disclosure only pursuant to applicable federal information laws, regulations, and policies". In a statement a year ago the association's president, Gardena Police Chief Ed Madrano, said the compromise "addresses the significant public safety concerns we raised during this debate, and it reaffirms ...

Worldwide Statue vandalism continues: BR Ambedkar's statue desecrated in UP
Author: 0 Statue vandalism continues: BR Ambedkar's statue desecrated in UP

Already, Tripura copycat vandalism against a statues/busts of Periyar in Tamil Nadu, Syama Prasad Mukherjee in Kolkata and Ambedkar in Uttar Pradesh have been reported. Persons indulging in such acts must be sternly dealt with and booked under relevant provisions of law. The act of vandalism, which took place late on Tuesday night, was allegedly inspired by a Facebook post by BJP leader H Raja that celebrated the razing of the Lenin statue in Tripura and called for the razing of Periyar ...

Worldwide CBI calls Vipul Chitalia 'mastermind' of PNB scam
Author: 0 CBI calls Vipul Chitalia 'mastermind' of PNB scam

It was the 19th arrest in the case, the CBI said. His name came on the agency's radar during questioning of other officials of Choksi's group of companies. "There is every reason to believe that he, alongwith Mehul Choksi , is the brain behind this conspiracy and that crucial and incriminating documents are yet to be recovered which are within the exclusive knowledge of Vipul Chitalia", the remand application, filed by CBI before the special court, said.

Worldwide Unruly traveler subdued by passengers on Boise-bound United flight
Author: 0 Unruly traveler subdued by passengers on Boise-bound United flight

Law enforcement officials met the flight at the gate where they detained the woman, whose identity was not immediately released. The middle-aged woman was flying from San Francisco to Boise, Idaho on March 5 when she reportedly shouted: "I want to die!" Witnesses told the Idaho Press that the woman appeared nervous before the flight took off and caused a minor disturbance, but was allowed to continue her journey.

Worldwide What Is The Age Of Consent In France? Sexual Violence Prompts Rethink
Author: 0 What Is The Age Of Consent In France? Sexual Violence Prompts Rethink

In addressing rape culture, she told CNN , "We want to fix an age in the law below which it's always forbidden to have sex with children, with young girls". Macron pledged to push for an age of sexual consent in December, saying, "Our criminal law contains intolerable ambiguities. our entire society is sick with sexism".

Worldwide Sri Lanka imposes state of emergency amid violence
Author: 0 Sri Lanka imposes state of emergency amid violence

The Government also convened a special meeting over the communal violence involving the Muslims and the Sinhalese, who are mostly Buddhists , Efe news reported . The outbreak followed the death of a Sinhalese man believed to have been killed by a group of Muslims, following growing tensions between the groups across the previous year.

Worldwide New look for the Toyota Aygo shown at 2018 Geneva Motor Show
Author: 0 New look for the Toyota Aygo shown at 2018 Geneva Motor Show

Diesel's fall from grace has pushed manufacturers to turn their attention to producing more in-demand petrol models or make the jump to electric, or at least hybrid, vehicles. Longer and lower than its predecessor, the new 2018 Auris will cut a sleeker shape on the road too, thanks to its longer bonnet and new roofline that is 47mm lower compared to the outgoing model .

Worldwide Michelle Obama's 'dance party' with toddler in viral photo
Author: 0 Michelle Obama's 'dance party' with toddler in viral photo

The former first lady revealed the handsome cover of her memoir Becoming , on Instagram and discussed how personal and the moving the process of writing the book has been. "I think we were all just smiling, and her joy and her awe was infectious", he said. She wrote in the about me section of the website, "Millennial Mama to two happy little girls, Parker & Ava.

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