by | June 02, 2019 | 09:40

Separately, the United States is involved in an escalating trade war with China , and recently threatened tariffs on Mexican goods over illegal migration. Officials had previously raised the prospect of higher import duties on more than 20 USA goods if Trump dropped India from the programme, but there was no mention of that in the response.

by | June 02, 2019 | 07:55

China's own list, which will also include organizations and individuals, will target entities deemed to have blockaded or cut off Chinese companies from suppliers for non-commercial reasons, Ministry of Commerce spokesperson Gao Feng said, promising further details.

by | June 02, 2019 | 06:42

Standing next to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau , Pence also called again on China to release Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor from their "unlawful detention" in the boldest and most tangible gesture of solidarity on a visit that was clearly meant to be a balm on the hurt feelings between the two North American neighbours.

by | June 01, 2019 | 16:33

US State Department spokeswoman Morgan Ortagus referred specific questions to the DIA, but charged that Russian Federation "routinely" disregarded its worldwide obligations and was in breach of the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty.

by | June 01, 2019 | 16:27

Israeli police shot and killed 16-year-old Abdullah Ghaith near the West Bank city of Bethlehem, the Palestinian Health Ministry said , adding that another 21-year-old Palestinian was wounded by a live bullet to the stomach. Kushner, who was in Jerusalem on Friday on the last leg of a regional tour aimed at selling the plan, had looked to an alliance with Saudi Arabia against Iran as a way to gain Arab support.

by | May 31, 2019 | 05:11

State legislators overwhelmingly backed the bill on Wednesday, by 79 votes to 23 and Governor John Bel Edwards signed the bill into law on Thursday. He had repeatedly said he meant to sign the measure, citing his faith and saying his views match those of people in his conservative, religious state, who he described as "overwhelmingly pro-life".

by | May 31, 2019 | 04:00

Five other states - Kentucky , Mississippi , North Dakota, South Dakota and West Virginia - reportedly have only one abortion clinic. Last week, the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services notified the organization of "three issues that could impact license renewal", CBS News explained.

by | May 30, 2019 | 08:16

McDonald said five busloads of displaced residents were taken to a church that opened as a shelter. "We have yet to find one fatality and we have had three minor injuries, I find that pretty miraculous", said Dayton Fire Chief, Jeffrey Payne, adding that cews will continue search and rescue operations through neighbourhoods that were "obliterated".

by | May 30, 2019 | 06:52

Former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn, who pleaded guilty to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, is said to have co-operated with the Mueller team. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee. They are now hanging that conclusion on Attorney General Bill Barr - who said in an initial summary of the report that he and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein found Mueller's evidence of obstruction insufficient - or on the Justice Department, generally.

by | May 29, 2019 | 05:53

There were up to 27 preliminary reports of tornadoes in Iowa, Minnesota, Illinois, Indiana and Colorado, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Storm Prediction Center, and severe weather in suburban Chicago caused severe flooding.

by | May 29, 2019 | 05:41

The Chinese telecom company has inadvertently become a major player in the trade war between the United States and China. His administration is considering restrictions on as many as five other Chinese tech companies. The blow comes at a time when Huawei was on track to becoming the world's biggest technology company. In light of that action, Google then followed suit and promptly cut off Huawei from access to its Android mobile operating system, which in turn was followed by Huawei ...

by | May 29, 2019 | 05:30

The president visited Japan as the first state guest received by Emperor Naruhito , who ascended the throne on May 1. Trump had threatened to impose tariffs on Japaneses cars and vehicle parts on the grounds that US reliance on Japan's auto industry - the main engine of its export-driven economy - is a national security threat.

by | May 29, 2019 | 05:10

A few storms may be strong to severe. A few showers linger into early Wednesday, but at least we're back to near seasonable temperatures...then, 80° Thursday with a spotty afternoon thunderstorm. The location of a warm front will be the focus of severe weather. Several more storms produced watches and warnings lasting late into the night. Potential impacts include damaging wind and hail, flash flooding and tornadoes, among other hazards like torrential rain and frequent lightning.

by | May 29, 2019 | 04:58

In Tuesday's ruling, the court delivered good and bad news for both sides of the debate. In the same decision, the court ruled that IN could enforce its law that requires aborted fetuses to be treated with dignity, and not as merely medical waste.

by | May 27, 2019 | 08:36

The SNP's Westminster leader Ian Blackford echoed her comments, claiming that the prospect of Mr Johnson as Prime Minister would be "utterly horrifying to people across Scotland". MPs on all sides have praised the "dignity" of her Downing Street resignation while questioning her record as PM, but Mr Corbyn chose to ignore it.

by | May 27, 2019 | 08:36

While top police officials did not confirm the killing, special forces of the army rushed to the encounter spot to assist the forces. After his killing only Hizbul Mujahideen operational commander Riyaz Naikoo is the most wanted commander in Kashmir .

by | May 27, 2019 | 08:29

Pareek told Reuters. "We are very sad about the fire in Surat ", Gujarat Chief Secretary J.N. Singh told reporters here. Simultaneously, police have arrested Bhargav Butani, who ran the art and drawing classes in Takshashila Arcade building in Surat's Sarthana area, Police Commissioner Satish Sharma said.

by | May 27, 2019 | 08:28

He continued by saying, "I do not doubt that you are one of the most unsafe people to ever walk the earth". Patterson kidnapped Jayme from her home in Barron, Wisconsin on October 15, 2018 after killing her parents, James and Denise . When he was pulled over by police, Patterson immediately gave up. "I won't let you destroy our family no more". Barron County District Judge James Babler's sentence included no possibility of parole .

by | May 27, 2019 | 07:27

The Brexit Party's triumph is not coming out of the blue. France's Interior Ministry published results based on 81 per cent of the votes counted, placing Marine Le Pen's party at 24.9 per cent support and Mr Macron's party at 21.5 per cent.

by | May 27, 2019 | 06:58

Trump has been seeking a bilateral trade agreement with Tokyo since he pulled the US out of the multinational Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement two years ago, though analysts expect no breakthroughs during Trump's visit. He nonetheless portrayed the negotiations in a positive light in his remarks to the business group. Within an hour of touching down in Tokyo , Trump railed against what he sees as a trade imbalance between the world's top and third-largest economies and vowed ...

by | May 27, 2019 | 06:58

Labor leader Lodewijk Asscher told a gathering of cheering party faithful. Greece, Hungary, Bulgaria, Romania, Lithuania and Cyprus were the first to open their polling stations at 0400 GMT and France , Germany , Italy and the rest followed over the next two or three hours.

by | May 27, 2019 | 04:05

At least three people were killed earlier in Joplin, in the southwest of the state. Floodwaters from the Missouri River topped a levee at Jefferson City Friday and prompted some streets around the state Capitol to be shut down, as residents worked to clean up from one of the twisters, which cut a 3-mile-long path through the city earlier this week.

by | May 26, 2019 | 08:27

Kulkarni's expedition organizer, Arun Treks, said heavy traffic at the summit had delayed her descent and caused her death. "She had to wait for a long time to reach the summit and descend". Peak climbing conditions in April and May have also been a factor in overcrowding, said Danduraj Ghimire, director general of Nepal's tourism department, who rejects claims that overcrowding has made the climb more risky.

by | May 26, 2019 | 08:23

She ws taken to the hospital for a check up and is now safely back with her family. She tried to keep her spirits up. "She was always one of those people, but when she got there, that really blossomed". Dr. Zora Bulatovic of the Maui Memorial Medical Center told reporters Saturday that Eller was resourceful, especially considering that a patient would normally be dehydrated after a similar experience.

by | May 25, 2019 | 05:44

This week, China Eastern Airlines, Air China and China Southern Airlines all sent a compensation request to the manufacturer. But Chinese media have previously reported that a combined 96 MAX aircraft were in service among all of China's carriers.