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China: U.S. suffers from its tariffs on Chinese goods

The white paper's release came a day after China hit $60 billion worth of U.S. goods with new punitive tariffs ranging from 5 to 25 percent, in retaliation for ...


Trump 'deadly serious' about Mexico tariff threat, White House aide says

Scott Morrison played down suggestions of a trade spat with the United States. Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador hinted on Saturday that his g...


Sudan's military rulers say protest site threatens stability

Members of Sudan's alliance of opposition and protest groups chant slogans outside Sudan's Central Bank as tensions mounted with the country's military rulers...


Mulvaney: Trump 'Absolutely, Deadly Serious' About Mexico Tariffs

Since Trump announced the Mexico tariffs, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce said it's exploring legal action to block what it calls "exactly the wrong move". "We...


Trump brings Brexit advice on state visit to troubled UK

A former strategist and assistant to President Donald Trump clashed with a human rights lawyer over Sadiq Khan's stance on the Presidents' state visit to the...


Mulvaney calls McCain warship controversy ‘much ado about nothing’

The warship, commissioned in 1994, was originally named for the senator's father and grandfather, both Navy admirals named John Sidney McCain . Analysts and ...


Huawei reassessing goal to be world's top-selling smartphone vendor amid United States ban

The announcement comes just two weeks after the United States included Chinese tech giant Huawei in a list of companies and individuals denied access to Ameri...


Corbyn accuses Trump of interfering in United Kingdom politics with Johnson comments

Trump said her successor should pursue a "no-deal" Brexit if he or she could not get more concessions from Europe by the end of October, when Britain is due t...


Iran rules out talks unless United States changes 'behavior'

Pompeo , who is considered a hawk on Iranian issues, appeared to soften the USA stance somewhat on Sunday following weeks of escalating tensions with Tehran. Ca...


Trump Tells The UK to 'Walk Away' From Europe

The Brexit Party leader said Number 10 had told the USA president's team not to meet him during his state visit - a move he branded "absolutely ludicrous". "H...


At least 85 injured at Russian TNT plant explosion

The blasts destroyed around 200 buildings throughout the city with witnesses seeing windows shattering and ceilings collapsing. Two people are missing and 1...


Barr: Mueller And DOJ Disagreed On 'Legal Analysis'

In another tweet, Trump seemingly acknowledged for the first time that Russian Federation had helped him win in 2016. Ohio Republican Congressman Jim Jordan ...


Venice cruise ship loses control, slams wharf and tourist boat

The incident occurred at 8:30 a.m. on the canal, which is major route leading to the northern Italian city's famous St. Mark's Square. Two towboats guiding th...


Philippine military says Abu Sayyaf militants kill Dutch hostage

Sahiron's group held Horn captive in the hinterlands of Sulu after kidnapping him in the waters off Barangay Parangan, Panglima Sugala in Tawi-Tawi on February ...


Three Britons believed missing after Himalayas avalanche

Paliwal. The U.S. Department of State could not confirm the men were missing, but said it was aware of the reports. "There were only tents spotted, but no hum...


Pompeo: EU-Iran Trade Mechanism 'Unproblematic' For Goods Not Under US Sanctions

A Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman, responding to similar comments on Huawei made by U.S. Vice President Mike Pence in Canada on Thursday, said the Unite...


Aviation affected by keeping 737 MAX fleet grounded

Operators based in the U.S. such as Southwest Airlines and American Airlines have removed the 737 Max model from their flight schedules until mid August, desp...


Trump says record group of 1 036 migrants caught at Mexico border

Customs and Border Patrol's Transport, Escort, Detention and Search) standards". The IG found "standing room only conditions" at the El Paso Del Norte Proce...


Israel strikes Syria after rockets fired at Golan

Two rockets were fired Saturday from Syria towards the Golan Heights, causing no casualties, the Israel Defense Forces said. Two rockets were fired from Syria...


Stepfather of missing Texas girl confesses to dumping body

At a news conference in Houston , Executive Assistant Police Chief Troy Finner said authorities won't be able to confirm if the remains are those of Maleah u...


U.S. requests visa applicants to provide social media information in security screening

Almost all U.S. visa applicants will need to provide details of their Facebook , YouTube, Twitter and other social media accounts as the United States roll...


United States warns China on behavior towards its Asian neighbors

Shanahan says China's installation of long runways and surface-to-air missiles on the outposts amounts to "overkill" and goes beyond defensive measures. "The ...


North Korea executes envoy in a purge after failed U.S. summit

In April, South Korea's parliamentary intelligence committee said Kim Yong Chol had been censured over his handling of the Hanoi summit, despite the fact he...


US ‘Concerned’ by Sophisticated, Deceptive Pro-Iran Social Media

FireEye said that some accounts in the social media campaign claimed to be activists, correspondents or "free journalists" in descriptions of the users. In 2018...


China creating blacklist to hit back at US for Huawei ban

Ltd. on its " Entity List ", effectively banning USA companies from selling to the Chinese telecom giant. Entities are "unreliable" if they "fail to comply wi...


Corbyn’s colleagues think he is ‘bonkers’ on Brexit, says Alastair Campbell

Liberal Democrat leader Sir Vince Cable is due to step down and the party is set to elect a new leader for the next General Election. Ms Swinson, who also ser...


Smoke from massive Canadian wildfires drifts into Washington

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says forest fires have always been around and carbon taxes won't do anything to change that . Smoke is drifting across Canada from...


McConnell on Filling SCOTUS Seat in '20: 'Oh, We'd Fill It'

McConnell made the statement while speaking at a Paducah Chamber of Commerce event in Kentucky on Tuesday. "I made the call in 2016 that we would not fill t...


Iranian President Attends Quds Day Protests Against Israel (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

Television footage of Friday's Quds marches showed demonstrators holding banners that read "No to the deal of the century", " Jerusalem is the eternal capital ...


Alligator Busts Into Home and Causes a Scene

During this period, it's not uncommon to see large gators like this one moving long distances to find mating partners, says the FWC. The 911 caller advised he...


Iran’s Revolutionary Guards say Trump's Middle East peace plan will fail

Jordan is reportedly anxious that a still-secret Washington plan to end the Arab-Israeli conflict could jettison the two-state solution. After more than two y...


11 dead in mass shooting in Virginia Beach Municipal Building

According to CBS News, the shooter is dead and was a "disgruntled employee" at the Virginia Beach courthouse who was shot by police. Local reports say at leas...


Barr: Mueller's Legal Analysis 'Did Not Reflect the Views' of DOJ

Mueller said at the news conference Wednesday that if he could have exonerated the president regarding obstruction of justice he would have done it. Attorney...


China says USA ‘lies’ about effect of tariffs on its economy

He leveled the accusation in Beijing during a news briefing on President Xi Jinping's official visit to Russian Federation next week. Beijing and Washington h...


Saudi Arabia calls on Muslim world to reject Iran ‘interference’

Qatar's prime minister will attend an Arab summit in Saudi Arabia to discuss regional security, the Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday, the highest level Qatari...