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New US trade representative Lighthizer to attend APEC meeting

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Lighthizer's experience includes deputy trade representative under President Ronald Reagan, chief of staff for the Senate Finance Committee, as well as direct private sector experience in enforcing trade rules on behalf of his clients. The remaining TPP countries have been exploring whether and how to proceed with the pact after the US withdrawal. Global Affairs Canada, which promotes the country's worldwide trade, said that Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland and Defense Minister ... Read More »

Trump invites Moon to US

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During the 40-minute call, Xi stressed the importance of working together to achieve the common goal of denuclearizing the Korean peninsula - an aim dependent on resolving the thorny THAAD missile defence system issue. South Korea's new president launched worldwide efforts to defuse tensions over North Korea's weapons development yesterday, urging both dialogue and sanctions while also aiming to ease Chinese anger about an American anti-missile system. Read More »

Sheldon Adelson furious about Tillerson's embassy comments

President Donald Trump is still contemplating whether or not he should move the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem, a comment that seriously upset Republican mega-donor Sheldon Adelson. The Palestinians claim East Jerusalem as the capital of their future state, while Israel has declared the entire city as its capital. "I call on the prime minister to make clear that we expect the USA administration to move the embassy to Yerushalayim and recognize a united Yerushalayim under Israeli sovereignty", ... Read More »

United to meet Ajax in final

Mourinho admits the Europa Cup semis against Celta Vigo could have gone awry but for his team's fighting spirit. Man United qualified for the Europa League final after securing a draw with Celta Vigo on May 11. Big penalty", Mourinho said at the time, although it mattered little in the long run as Chelsea went on to qualify as winners of its group. The prize at stake that night will be a place in next season's Champions League which looks like being beyond the Red Devils through the ... Read More »

Trump considering numerous candidates for FBI director

Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper told MSNBC'S Andrea Mitchell on Friday that there could be evidence of collusion between Russian Federation and President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign - a statement that comes on the heels of an apparent public threat Trump made this morning to fired FBI Director James Comey, tweeting that Comey had better hope their conversations have not been taped. Read More »

Former Trump security aide was Russian Federation blackmail risk, says ex

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What happened in the 18 days between when the White House received a warning about Flynn and his firing? Spicer said her favoring of the Democratic candidate was "widely rumored", but he offered no other details. Her defiance of the president and her ouster put Yates into the spotlight. "Sally Yates has a almost three-decade record of public service as a prosecutor at the Department of Justice, where she steadfastly and consistently followed the facts and the law", he said. Read More »

Appeals judges hear Trump administration's arguments on Muslim ban

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President Donald Trump's campaign website swiftly yanked his 2015 Muslim ban statement after a reporter asked about it at Monday's daily briefing, reports say . The San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will listen to arguments on May 15 at its Seattle courthouse. Yet in this case, the judges on the 4th Circuit decided it should be heard by the full court - otherwise known as "en banc" - in the first instance. Read More »

Man enters store holding severed head, stabs worker

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Deputies confirmed Webb's mother, 59-year-old Tina Marie Webb, had been killed. The suspect, 36-year-old Joshua Lee Webb , was booked Monday on suspicion of murder and attempted murder, according to the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office . Read More »

Nurses vote in support of strike ballot over low pay

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Members on Sunday voted in a consultative ballot by nine out of 10 to support action short of a strike, while nearly four out of five backed strikes. Their speeches came a day after the RCN warned, unless the next government dropped the 1% cap on pay, it would hold a ballot on industrial action later in the year, threatening the first ever strikes by its members. Read More »

Court Likely to Question if Trump's Travel Ban Discriminates

He argued that Trump's ban constitutes nationality-based discrimination given what Trump said during the campaign. All three judges asked hard questions of Katyal, and at times appeared sympathetic to arguments Wall advanced. "I don't expect the courts will have any meaningful opposition", says Professor Blackman, noting that both the 4th and 9th circuits have majorities of judges appointed by Democratic presidents. Read More »

Tehran's mayor drops out of Iran election to back hard-liner

Summary⎙ Print At a campaign rally, President Hassan Rouhani said Iranian officials are ready to negotiate with the United States on non-nuclear issues. Rouhani, who is seeking a second four-year term in the May 19 election, vowed last Friday in the third and last live TV debate that he will try to have all anti-Iran sanctions removed. Read More »

Trump urged to hand over Comey 'tapes'

Clapper also warns that Russian Federation is behind an external assault on US institutions. Noting that he doesn't believe Trump is personally under any investigation - Trump claims Comey has told him that on three different occasions - the SC lawmaker stated that he'd "advise the president not to tweet about the investigation going forward". Read More »

Massive Ransomware Attack Is Making Its Way Around The World

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High-profile victims include hospitals in Britain, the Spanish telecoms giant Telefonica, French carmaker Renault, US package delivery company FedEx, Russia's interior ministry and the German rail operator Deutsche Bahn. Microsoft's boss says governments need to "adhere in cyberspace to the same rules applied to weapons in the physical world". The software giant compared the severity of the attack with "the United States military having some of its Tomahawk missiles stolen". Read More »

Trump Riffs On Familiar Themes During Liberty Commencement Speech

In other words your parents", Trump told the graduates. When he spoke at the same institution a week before University President Jerry Falwell, Jr. extended his endorsement, students laughed at him. Trump's visit to this bastion of support came after a tumultuous week in which he fired FBI Director James Comey and faced questions about whether the timing of the firing could be related to an ongoing investigation into possible ties between his campaign and Russian officials - after a ... Read More »

The BC Liberals win a minority government

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The Green and NDP got out their vote while many Liberal voters were not as motivated and opted to sit this one out. She also predicted the Liberals would strengthen their margin of victory after absentee ballots are counted. The NDP had only a marginal 0.14 per cent bump in popular support to 39.85 per cent. Horgan and Weaver each walked out to speak to their supporters at the same time, forcing CBC to cut away from Weaver's speech in order to air Horgan's. Read More »

Mahmoud Abbas kicks off India visit

The spat reportedly erupted during preparations for Trump's visit, during which he is planning a stop at the Western Wall in Jerusalem's Old City. The Western Wall, in east Jerusalem's Old City, is the remnant of the ancient temple, destroyed more than 2,000 years ago. Read More »

New Polls Reveal Most Americans Now Support LGBT Rights

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A majority of Catholics have believed same-sex marriage should be legal since 2011, with support now at 65% - though this is down slightly from 69% previous year. The poll found 71 percent of independents and 74 percent of Democrats support same-sex marriage . "Republicans' support for gay marriage is also at a new high and could trend toward majority support in the near future", the pollsters noted. Read More »

Si Woo Kim: Who Is The Players Championship Winner?

That's why I could do well". On a windy afternoon at the TPC Sawgrass, where anything can go wrong without notice, Kim was the only player to go bogey-free in the final round that derailed everyone else in a hopeless pursuit of him. Poulter, who only two weeks ago was spared his full PGA Tour status because of a clerical oversight, was the only player to seriously challenge Kim until he ran out of holes. Read More »

President Trump, People Do Care About Your Taxes, and Russia Too

President Donald Trump said in a published interview he may release his tax returns after he is out of office and said that he is "very proud of them". "In cross-border investments, a Russian typically would advance funds to some foreign corporation like a Cyprus corporation, which would then loan to Trump or Trump's business", Rosenthal said, speaking hypothetically. Read More »

RBSE class 12 science and commerce result 2017 declared

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This year 2017 Class XII science and commerce results which are likely to be declared Today. RBSE is the Government Board of Rajasthan School Education. The results for Humanities will follow soon. Students can check Rajasthan 12th results 2017 name-wise, number-wise, school-wise. If you yourself want to check your 12th class result under Rajasthan Board for year 2017 then here are the steps that might help you. Read More »

Un journaliste abattu dans l'Etat de Sinaloa — Mexique

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Javier Valdez est le cinquième journaliste mort depuis le début de l'année au Mexique. "Ça s'est passé devant les bureaux de Riodoce ". Plus tard, la police a retrouvé sa voiture quelques rues plus loin, où elle a été abandonnée par l'homme armé, a indiqué le procureur de l'Etat, Juan José Rios. Read More »

Macron pick for French premier about to be named

After conservative hopeful Francois Fillon lost the first round of the presidential election in April, the Le Havre mayor urged his supporters to back Macron. She added that she hoped for a "new dynamism" in German-French relations, saying that "Europe will only do well if there is a strong France, and I am committed to that". Read More »

N Korea's holding United States citizen 'concerning'

Speaking to the VOA Korean Service on Sunday, Kim Mi Ok said her husband was arrested as he tried to return to the couple's home in Dandong, China. The KCNA didn't say whether the two cases are connected. Song's warnings of war come after North Korea arrested a second US citizen and professor from the evangelical-funded Pyongyang University of Science and Technology , bringing its total of USA prisoners to four. Read More »