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by | July 27, 2018 | 13:55

The leaders also agreed that as long as negotiations were ongoing, "we'll hold off further tariffs and reassess existing tariffs on steel and aluminum", Juncker said. Trump announced a similar reprieve with China in May , only to impose tariffs. Mnuchin also confirmed that the U.S. would not impose threatened auto tariffs - which would hurt dominant German carmakers - while negotiations are ongoing.

by | July 27, 2018 | 13:01

Soleimani. An Iranian special forces commander has warned President Donald Trump that if the U.S. attacks Iran it "will destroy all that you possess". Following the US' pullout from the nuclear agreement in May, Iran said it was interested in keeping the deal alive, but only if the remaining powers can guarantee it will not face economic isolation under Washington's sanctions.

by | July 27, 2018 | 10:41

Facebook shares have been in the tank since the company released its earnings Wednesday afternoon. In the second quarter, Facebook had 279 million daily users in these countries, down from 282 million in the previous quarter, Recode reported .

by | July 27, 2018 | 10:31

Interested in Turkey? Add Turkey as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Turkey news , video, and analysis from ABC News. Still, Thursday's threat of sanctions marks a distinct escalation in rhetoric that coincides with a broader cooling in the US-Turkey relationship.

by | July 27, 2018 | 09:58

In a letter to Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador , who won Mexico's presidential election on July 1, Trump said that he was looking forward to working closely together to build a great relationship. He also spoke of a "new relationship" with the US. Lopez Obrador singled out migration, development and security as prime areas of potential collaboration in his letter to Trump.

by | July 27, 2018 | 09:59

The homeless man, identified only as "Phil", was told he could get a job at a local McDonald's restaurant. Phil's life changed over the weekend, when he was trying to remove his beard with a used razor. 'It just so happens this time somebody caught it on film'. This random act of kindness has gone viral since it happened, but despite all of the recognition and good will that he is getting, Carlson reckons that he was just doing what most other people would have done in the same ...

by | July 26, 2018 | 03:59

The EU investigation into the consumer electronics industry targets Philips , Taiwan's Asus , Denon & Marantz, and Pioneer which were suspected of having restricted the ability of online retailers to set their own prices for appliances , notebooks and hi-fi products.

by | July 26, 2018 | 02:58

Morgan Securities, told Reuters . The Japanese yen climbed 0.05 percent to two-week highs against the greenback at 111.34 per dollar. Beijing said it does not intend to devalue the yuan to help exports. The index is down 9 percent this year and is among the worst performing European sectors. "The global economy is still okay, but the risk is now very high, and if trade policies don't make a U-turn very soon, we'll see a measurable impact on growth already next year", UniCredit ...

by | July 26, 2018 | 02:38

The company had warned investors to expect a surge in costs due to efforts needed to address concerns about Facebook's inadequate handling of users' privacy. Facebook's revenue grew at its slowest pace in nearly three years. Revenues fell short of estimates, however, coming in at $13.03 billion, missing by $322 million.

by | July 26, 2018 | 02:25

Trump has threatened to impose 25 percent tariffs on auto imports, a move that would hit European carmakers like BMW(BMWG.DE) and Volkswagen(VOWG_p.DE) hard, as well as Japanese and South Korean vehicle companies. "The aim of this visit is to cool down the situation and prevent an escalation of the trade conflict", Malmstrom told Swedish newspaper Dagens Nyheter in an interview.

by | July 26, 2018 | 02:16

The latter of which is also said to be the first phone to get "wacky" colour schemes - the likes of which Apple has avoided since its last cheap and cheerful handset: the iPhone 5c . A new report possibly sheds some light. Pricing for the OLED models will be expectedly high, considering that the iPhone X is now priced at around Rs 90,000 in India.

by | July 26, 2018 | 02:02

The government's action points to administration concern about damage to United States farmers from Trump's trade tariffs and the potential for losing House and Senate seats in the Midwest and elsewhere. "China is targeting our farmers, who they know I love & respect, as a way of getting me to continue allowing them to take advantage of the U.S.", Mr.

by | July 26, 2018 | 01:15

The widely admired executive had suffered complications from shoulder surgery, and his health rapidly deteriorated. It did not give the timing of any of the cardiac events. "And there is no doubt that he's going to be sorely missed". Last year, it sold more than 2 million vehicles in the United States alone. The financial analyst Massimo Vecchio, of the Italian investment bank Mediobanca, commented : "He's got a lot of American in his management style".

by | July 25, 2018 | 08:04

Tuesday. Earlier this year, two other Mega Millions winners made history - with one winning a prize of $451 million in January and another winning $533 million in April. Each annual payment is five percent larger than the previous one. If you take the lump sum, that's still about $300 million in your pocket. But if you do win the jackpot and want your prize money in cash immediately, that amount won't all be yours.

by | July 25, 2018 | 07:40

Mr. Trump declared early Tuesday. The market facilitation program will focus on payments to producers of soybeans, sorghum, corn, wheat, cotton, dairy and hogs - all US agricultural products targeted by retaliatory tariffs. While she said anything to "bridge" the short-term impact is helpful, she worries about the cost of the program. It allows the CCC to borrow up to $30 billion from the Treasury Department to "stabilize, support, and protect farm income and prices".

by | July 25, 2018 | 04:41

Trump is meeting Wednesday with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker (zhahn-KLOHD' YUN'-kur). Summit Agricultural Group CEO Bruce Rastetter on the impact of tariffs on American farmers. Canada, China and Mexico are the three biggest buyers of USA farm goods, accounting for 43 per cent of purchases in 2017. "A breakthrough on NAFTA would be preferable", said Senate Agriculture chairman Pat Roberts earlier on Tuesday when rumors of the package began to circulate.

by | July 25, 2018 | 02:58

That compares to per-share earnings a year earlier of $8.90, which excluded a $2.7 billion charge for an earlier European fine. Google is set to appeal the decision , and has already argued that apps are easy to remove and that OEMs are free to preload their own alternatives alongside Google's offerings.

by | July 25, 2018 | 02:36

US President Donald Trump has told Iran it risked dire consequences "the like of which few throughout history have suffered before" if the Islamic Republic made more threats against the United States. "I don't think that's warranted". "If America wants to take a serious step in this direction it will definitely be met with a reaction and equal countermeasures from Iran", foreign ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi was quoted as saying by the state news agency IRNA.

by | July 25, 2018 | 02:13

Nebraska Republican Sen. Ben Sasse, a frequent Trump critic, said the president's "trade war" is 'cutting the legs out from under farmers and the White House's "plan" is to spend $12 billion on gold crutches'. It's as simple as that'. The move would be the first expansion of United States tariffs on Chinese goods since a similar tax was imposed on US$34 billion worth of goods on July 6.

by | July 25, 2018 | 02:13

The New Zealand dollar fell as mounting speculation the Bank of Japan will adjust its extraordinary stimulus programme drove up USA government bond yields and as Chinese authorities added more support to lenders. The Japanese 10-year government bond yields hit a 6-month high as investors' speculation rose over a possible change in the monetary policy by the Bank of Japan (BoJ) ahead of the central bank's two-day meeting on July 30-31.