by | March 08, 2018 | 17:29

The US trade deficit swelled in January to its highest level in almost a decade as oil prices rose and the world's biggest economy sold fewer aircraft, government data showed Wednesday. Beijing has an array of high-profile targets for retaliation including suppliers of soybeans, the biggest American export to China. However, Parker said, soybeans might be held for use later on a bigger issue such as the "301" investigation into Beijing's technology policy, which could have a broader impact.

by | March 08, 2018 | 17:29

Speaking Tuesday before leaving for Africa, Tillerson said the United States is "eager" to lower barriers to trade and investment on the continent, whose largest trading partner by far is China . "It's an American model of development that has proven itself to work", he added, continuing that the United States "pursues, develops sustainable growth that bolsters institutions, strengthens rule of law, and builds the capacity of African countries to stand on their own two feet".

by | March 08, 2018 | 16:36

On one occasion, Trump said Don McGahn should deny a New York Times report indicating the president had asked the White House counsel to fire Mueller. In recent interviews, Mueller's team has asked witnesses about their interactions with Trump since the probe began. But the investigation has apparently expanded beyond that initial scope.

by | March 08, 2018 | 15:48

The party, which got 19 seats, has made great inroads since the last Assembly elections in 2013 when they managed only two. Confirming this, a Raj Bhavan official said, "The governor has extended an invitation to Conrad Sangma to form the government as he has the support of 34 MLAs", PTI reported.

by | March 08, 2018 | 15:33

Harris and Williams each scored 27 points and Harrell added 26, but the Clippers paid the price for their inconsistent play and failed to hold off the Pelicans in crunch time. The Kings, who have lost six of eight, played the final 42 minutes without point guard De'Aaron Fox. He was named the Western Conference Player of the Month for February after he averaged 35 points, 13 rebounds and 2.2 blocks per game.

by | March 08, 2018 | 14:27

The Eureka Herald reports that units from Eureka, Hamilton, Madison, Burkett and Virgil are battling the blaze and the fire is under control. Fires continue to burn in Kansas. But by late afternoon, Kansas had just two fires burning in Wabaunsee and Greeley counties. Crews on Wednesday were still working on a number of fires, and a lot of them were in some level of containment.

by | March 08, 2018 | 14:18

Democrats who control the New York Assembly say they plan to pass legislation aimed at reducing gun violence in the state. "The answer to our gun problem is not more guns". "Hypocrites! Shameless!" Tedisco shouted. Mr. Felder has been pressured to rejoin the Democrats, but has said that his decision to do so could come down to which party supports his efforts to get armed police officers in schools.

by | March 08, 2018 | 14:14

In an affidavit filed before the top court, Hadiya said that she had married Jahan on her own will and sought the court's permission to "live as his wife". According to NewsMinute , during the hearing, the Supreme Court bench reiterated that the court can not intervene in the case of a marriage between two consenting adults.

by | March 08, 2018 | 13:56

According to Vatican News , Pope Francis signed a decree confirming miracles attributed to the intercession of several sainthood causes, including Romero and Pope Paul VI , in a March 6 meeting with Cardinal Angel Amato, Prefect of the Congregation.

by | March 08, 2018 | 13:33

With the bloc's third-largest economy seemingly facing prolonged political instability, the anti-immigrant League claimed the right to rule after its centre-right alliance won the largest bloc of votes. Both the League and 5-Star promoted free-spending policies on the campaign trail, and concerns that they might loosen the domestic purse strings if they took office drove a sell-off of Italian assets on Monday.

by | March 08, 2018 | 13:09

The prime minister said, that due to Israel's capacity "for making the lives of people richer, safer, more productive, many countries are coming to Israel because they want to share with us these benefits". Trump's decision in December to transfer the U.S. embassy to the disputed city has drawn widespread condemnation, with critics saying it damages hopes for a negotiated Middle East peace.

by | March 08, 2018 | 12:59

McGahn did not issue an statement and he "later had to remind the president that he had indeed asked Mr. McGahn to see that Mr. Mueller was dismissed", the Times report said . CNN spent three hours and 50 minutes on Nunberg , leaving only 93 minutes for everything else. That means, if necessary, sending Nunberg to jail until he cooperates.

by | March 08, 2018 | 12:44

ABC ME will host an International Women's Day collection including Advice to My 12-Year-Old Self, Girls Change the World - The Activism Film, Get My Job and My Life - What's A Girl. "We are also consistent in all aspects of all our policies, both inside the European Union and in our external action by promoting gender equality and women's empowerment", reads the statement.

by | March 08, 2018 | 12:42

The legislation would put more money into mental health services, provide more school resource officers, harden school facilities and toughen gun laws in an effort to prevent another mass shooting like what happened in Parkland three weeks ago today.

by | March 08, 2018 | 12:42

He was sworn-in as chief minister for the first time on March 6, 2003 as the leader of the NPF which he along with other veterans formed, by reviving the then NPC after leaving the Congress. Apart from the BJP top brass, regional heavyweights, Assam's chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal, his counterparts in Manipur Biren Singh, Arunachal Pradesh's Pema Khandu, and Conrad Sangma of Meghalaya were also present at the Local Ground.

by | March 08, 2018 | 12:41

The nor'easter closed schools, businesses and government offices , grounded thousands of flights and raised fears of another round of fallen trees and electrical outages as it made its way up the East Coast. It wasn't much better on the ground, with Pennsylvania and NY banning big rigs from some major highways and transit agencies reducing or canceling service on trains and buses.

by | March 08, 2018 | 12:39

On Monday, Nunberg publicly declared that he would refuse to appear before a federal grand jury in Mueller's investigation into Russian election meddling and its possible ties to Trump and his campaign officials, according to multiple reports .

by | March 08, 2018 | 12:36

However, GOP primary voters turned out in high numbers on Tuesday, returning balance to the partisan turnout comparison. Incumbent Republican Lt. The Vermont senator said it's "appalling" that the party's congressional campaign arm targeted Laura Moser ahead of Tuesday's primary election.

by | March 08, 2018 | 12:30

Nearly 31 banks are a part of a consortium which had given Rs 5,280 crore working capital facility extended to Choksi's companies of which ICICI Bank is the lead lender. Mr. Mehta and PNB's executive director K.V. Brahmaji Rao were last month called by the CBI in connection with the alleged fraud. Meanwhile, senior officials from Axis Bank Tuesday appeared before the SFIO, which has started seeking details from lenders with exposure to the firms promoted by Nirav Modi and Mehul ...

by | March 08, 2018 | 11:51

The extra rest, particularly for Chiellini, who played less than two minutes, should help benefit Juventus against Tottenham . Tottenham , meanwhile, have earned a trio of wins themselves, staying with the same sort of hard-nosed, never-quit style that got them this far in the Champions League.