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Trump Commerce Secretary Says Warnings About Tariffs Are Overhyped

Trump Commerce Secretary Says Warnings About Tariffs Are Overhyped

The rumblings of a trade war continue as the European Union warns Trump that they will seek "re-balancing measures" should the new steel and aluminum tariffs include European Union countries. Ma...

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At least 2 dead in NYC helicopter crash

At least 2 dead in NYC helicopter crash

It is reportedly upside down in the water. A spokesman for Mayor Eric Phillips confirmed the deaths. The helicopter is believed to be a Eurocopter AS350 and was reported to be inverted in the water....

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Rubio: 'I Don't Believe' North Korea Will Give Up Nukes

Rubio: 'I Don't Believe' North Korea Will Give Up Nukes

But there's also considerable skepticism. However, since the election of Trab, the State Department has lost a number of specialists in the North Korea file, while Washington's new ambassador to S...

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Trump may exempt more countries from tariffs: Treasury's Mnuchin

Trump may exempt more countries from tariffs: Treasury's Mnuchin

The only two countries escaping tariffs were America's neighbours: Canada and Mexico. It was the most explicit threat yet from the country in the escalating trade row. The tariffs would "seriously i...

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Trump says 2020 slogan is 'Keep America great!'

Trump says 2020 slogan is 'Keep America great!'

Trump offered his support to Saccone, when addressing a packed house inside the Moon Township Atlantic Aviation hangar at Pittsburgh International Airport. Trump slammed the idea that Democrat Rep. N...

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No Meeting Between Lavrov, Tillerson Took Place in Ethiopia

No Meeting Between Lavrov, Tillerson Took Place in Ethiopia

He is also expected to sign a cooperative agreement and meet the business community in the country. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said this week that the U.S. Speaking to the press at ...

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US May Offer Mexico, Canada Temporary Metal Tariff Exemptions

Trump ordered a probe into whether steel imports threaten US national security last April. USA trade policy has always been written with the intent to give the president broad authority to handle ...

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USA: Il Presidente Trump ha incontrato i vertici dell'industria videoludica

Né l'appello di Cecilia Malmstroem , nemmeno il pressing del Giappone , neanche la telefonata con Emmanuel Macron , fanno ricredere il presidente degli Stati Uniti sul neo-protezionismo. La misur...

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Bracketology: ESPN has Texas facing Houston in Dallas to open NCAA Tournament

Bracketology: ESPN has Texas facing Houston in Dallas to open NCAA Tournament

Ironically, LIU upsetting Wagner in the NEC title game helped the Gaels, who could be looking at a 15 seed now. The much-hyped National Basketball Association prospect is capable of carrying his tea...

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Private Turkish plane crashes in western Iran

Private Turkish plane crashes in western Iran

The Bombardier Challenger C600 series was carrying eight passengers and three crew who died on impact, Iran's ISNA news agency said. "The plane is on fire". The Aseman Airlines plane, en route fro...

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Trump Slams NYT Story About Hiring Impeachment Lawyer

Trump Slams NYT Story About Hiring Impeachment Lawyer

If an agreement was reached, the White House's current lawyer Ty Cobb (pictured) would not be replaced, The New York Times reports. . In one case, Trump asked White House counsel Don McGahn to deny r...

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South Africa 110-2 vs. Australia, Rabada faces possible ban

South Africa 110-2 vs. Australia, Rabada faces possible ban

He had heavy strapping over much of his left palm which, according to South African players, was aiding him in tampering with the condition of the ball. Marsh trapped South Africa captain Faf du Pless...

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Fluctuating Stocks - Centennial Resource Development, Inc., NASDAQ

The stock increased 0.47% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $34.5. 2,639,215 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 2,640,000. It improved, as 42 invest...

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Turkish troops, FSA welcomed by women of Syria's Afrin

Turkish troops, FSA welcomed by women of Syria's Afrin

Afrin's villages of Shawarighat al-Jawz and Milkiyah were cleared of terrorists on Thursday as part of Turkey's ongoing Operation Olive Branch. Ankara, since January 20th, has launched a large-scale...

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S. Korea to consider WTO complaint over USA steel tariffs

S. Korea to consider WTO complaint over USA steel tariffs

Commission Vice President Jyrki Katainen warned Washington on Friday not to expect any concessions to win an exemption. "It's extremely regrettable and I'd like to work on the Americans to exempt ...

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China makes historic move to allow Xi to rule indefinitely

China makes historic move to allow Xi to rule indefinitely

Xi stood up first at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing to cast his paper ballot in a red box. Xi Jinping is born the second son of Xi Zhongxun, a Communist Party associate of People's Republ...

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China minister says trade war with U.S. would be 'disastrous'

China minister says trade war with U.S. would be 'disastrous'

USA control of high-tech exports to China also contributed to bilateral trade imbalance, Zhong said, quoting one US research report which estimated a 35-percent fall in trade deficit with China if the...

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Shoe hurled at former PM Nawaz Sharif at madrasa in Lahore

Shoe hurled at former PM Nawaz Sharif at madrasa in Lahore

The incident happened when Sharif arrived to attend an event at the Jamia Naeemia seminary in Garhi Shahu. As Sharif reached towards the podium while greeting members, a member in the audience hurled...

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EU, Japan seek clarity from crunch U.S. trade talks

EU, Japan seek clarity from crunch U.S. trade talks

The EU's top trade official Cecilia Malmstroem and Japanese Economy Minister Hiroshige Seko began preliminary talks in Brussels ahead of the sitdown with US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer. In ...

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White House publishes video games violence compilation

White House publishes video games violence compilation

Yet Ashwin Alankar, head of global asset allocation at Janus Henderson Investors, said that he remains a fan of large-capitalization United States stocks despite the likelihood of higher trade costs...

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Chinese exports surge in February, but trade war concerns remain

Official Chinese trade data for the month of February was released yesterday, showing a surprising surge in China's exports and generally positive outlook for the country's trade. trading partners, an...

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Davis turns ankle, but Pelicans roll to 10th straight win

Davis turns ankle, but Pelicans roll to 10th straight win

Davis missed Saturday's game to an ankle sprain, but third-year head coach Alvin Gentry was hopeful that Davis will be able to play Sunday vs. Utah. Not only is Davis averaging 28.1 points and 11.1 re...

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Australian Prime Minister Praises US Decision to Exempt Canberra From Tariffs

Australian Prime Minister Praises US Decision to Exempt Canberra From Tariffs

Japan, the United States' top economic and military ally in Asia, was next in line. Turnbull in late last month travelled to Washington for talks with Trump where the issue of tariffs was discussed....

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Germany backs European Union decision to respond to USA steel tariffs-spokesman

Germany backs European Union decision to respond to USA steel tariffs-spokesman

The meetings had been previously planned but took on greater importance because of Trump's announcement of a 25-percent tariff on steel imports and 10 percent on aluminum imports. This progress was "u...

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Asia's biggest exporters bristle over United States tariffs, fanning trade war fears

Asia's biggest exporters bristle over United States tariffs, fanning trade war fears

China which produces half the world's steel described the move as a "serious attack on normal global trade order". Trump said Mexico and Canada would be exempt from the tariffs pending a new N...

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