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Lloyd Blankfein says Trump’s tariff hikes could be an ‘effective negotiating tool’

President Trump’s trade war with China just got a plug from Lloyd Blankfein, the ex-CEO of Goldman Sachs. In a late Tuesday tweet that surprised some Wall Streeters, Blankfein threw his weight behind the White House’s proposed hik...

Lloyd Blankfein says Trump’s tariff hikes could be an ‘effective negotiating tool’

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Former Goldman CEO Lloyd Blankfein: Trump's tariffs aren't a bad idea The United States may be feeling the pain of tariffs now, but they will hurt China in the longer term, says former Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein....
18:00, 05/14/2019

Expert: Tariff hikes will cause consumer pain A trade expert from Northwestern University says the Trump administration's tariff hikes will be painful for consumers. U.S. import taxes on $200 billion of Chinese goods jumped to 25% on Friday, from 10%, (May 10)      ...
17:48, 05/10/2019

US targets $300B of Chinese goods for new tariff hikes A man chats with workers near a fruit section selling oranges from the United States and fruits from China at a supermarket in Beijing, Tuesday, May 14, 2019. Sending Wall Street into a slide, China announced higher tariffs Monday on $60 billion wort...
06:16, 05/14/2019

Trump ratchets up pressure on China, threatens tariff hikes President Donald Trump dramatically increased pressure on China on Sunday to reach a trade deal, saying he would hike U.S. tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods this week and target hundreds of billions more soon....
00:00, 05/06/2019

For 'tariff man' Trump, levies start looking like goal, not tool President Trump’s tariffs are looking like an end-goal rather than a tool and more tangible than any of the deals the president has promised. And that, economists agree, bodes badly for the U.S. and global economies....
10:00, 05/14/2019

Spain's Socialists are open to negotiating deals with rivals A senior Socialist official in Spain says her party is ready to negotiate deals with rival parties after it won a general election but failed to obtain a parliamentary majority....
07:48, 04/30/2019

A Great New Reason to Bleed the Trumps Dry A new Guardian report published on Monday found that new New York City environmental regulations are set to begin costing the Trump Organization millions of dollars in fines unless they renovate their buildings....
09:32, 05/13/2019

Why Venezuela’s Government and Opposition Are Finally Coming to the Negotiating Table Four months into the chaotic political stand-off between Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro’s regime and opposition leader Juan Guaidó’s attempted revolution, officials confirmed Thursday that representatives for both sides...
12:16, 05/17/2019

Trumps honor military mothers at White House President Donald Trump called military mothers "the backbone of America" on Friday when he and first lady Melania Trump welcomed them to the White House for a celebration....
19:48, 05/10/2019

The Trumps honor military mothers at White House President Donald Trump and his wife Melania paid tribute to military mothers at the White House on Friday. (May 10)        ...
16:48, 05/10/2019

Tencent first quarter profit beats estimates as FinTech trumps mobile gaming Tencent Holdings Ltd booked a 17% profit rise for the three months ended March, and revealed it made more revenue from FinTech and business services than smartphones games for the first time as it bore the brunt of regulatory setbacks in its mainstay...
03:00, 05/15/2019

Frank Lloyd Wright home in Rockford to get visitors’ center ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — There are plans to open a visitors’ center in Rockford, Illinois, for the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Laurent House , which opened as a museum four years ago. The Rockford Register Star reports the Laurent House Foundation...
05:32, 05/09/2019

Lloyd's insurers exceed electronic trading target -report Insurers in the Lloyd's of London market have switched 45% of their business to an electronic platform, ahead of target, the platform said on Monday....
05:16, 05/13/2019

Carli Lloyd, U.S. Women's National Team dominate New Zealand in soccer friendly Carli Lloyd scored twice in the United States Women's National Team's 5-0 win over New Zealand in a soccer friendly ahead of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup....
13:00, 05/17/2019

Carli Lloyd nutmegs keeper with historic goal as U.S. women beat South Africa United States women's soccer star Carli Lloyd moved up to No. 4 on the all-time scoring list with a nutmeg goal in the USWNT's win against South Africa....
08:16, 05/13/2019

Just how effective is hypnosis at relieving pain? Can hypnosis treat pain? A recent meta-analysis combines the findings of 85 studies and concludes that it could be an effective option for pain relief....
14:32, 04/28/2019

The 3 Most Effective Exercise Moves That Don’t Require Equipment If you have access to a gym, there’s nothing wrong with using exercise machines. But it’s also a good idea to sometimes forgo equipment and use the weight of your own body to work out. Here’s why: While machines tend to isolate spec...
12:00, 05/08/2019

Every country worldwide is now using the most effective polio vaccine We may be on the brink of eradicating polio at last, now that Mongolia and Zimbabwe have added the inactivated polio vaccine to routine immunisations...
04:48, 05/10/2019

CDC: Vaccine, safe and effective to halt measles The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said last week that there have been more cases of measles reported this year than in the past 25 years. (April 29)        ...
10:16, 04/29/2019

People drop support for a carbon tax when getting less effective “nudges” Enlarge / A carbon tax would address carbon emissions across sectors, from industry to transport and residential use. (credit: Shiyang Huang / Flickr) "Nudge" policies have come in for a lot of positive attention. Small tweaks like changing the def...
13:00, 05/13/2019

Singapore PM says call to curb online violence ‘effective’ SINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says a global call to curb the spread of hate and extremism on internet platforms is an “effective” response to the New Zealand mosque attacks, but stopped short of endorsi...
03:48, 05/17/2019

Biden Foundation suspends operations, effective immediately Former Vice President Joe Biden and Dr. Jill Biden "now will be devoting all their time and effort to the presidential campaign," board chair Ted Kaufman said on Thursday....
14:16, 04/28/2019

Gonzalez effective again, pitches Brewers past Phillies 5-2 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Gio Gonzalez continued to make the most of his second stint in Milwaukee, allowing one run while pitching into the sixth inning as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-2 on Wednesday night. Gonzalez (2-0) was har...
23:32, 05/15/2019

Maine becomes first state to ban Styrofoam food containers, effective 2020 The containers are a significant contributor to environmental plastic pollution, according to a statement from Maine Gov. Janet Mills.        ...
18:16, 05/01/2019

Erection drug is an ‘effective’ heart failure treatment: study A drug used to pump up men’s sex lives has been found to be good for the heart. Scientists say the erectile-dysfunction (ED) drug, Tadalafil, was found to slow and even reverse the progression of heart failure in sheep. A team of British researchers ...
07:32, 05/02/2019

U.S. commerce secretary says Huawei order effective Friday: interview U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Thursday that an order blacklisting Chinese telecoms giant Huawei Technologies Co Ltd will go into effect on Friday....
10:32, 05/16/2019

Acting DHS Secretary McAleenan says family separation practice was ‘effective’ Kevin McAleenan, the acting Homeland Security secretary, said in an interview that aired Sunday that the practice of separating migrant families the southern border with Mexico was “effective” but said it was not successful in the long run because it...
06:00, 04/29/2019

'American Idol': Jeremiah Lloyd Harmon channels Freddie Mercury with emotional Queen cover It was "Queen" night on Sunday's "American Idol," which saw two more contestants pack their bags as the singing competition heats up.        ...
21:16, 04/28/2019

Fears rise over conflict with Iran — and Washington 'has no effective de-escalation strategy' The oil price spiked Monday, with Brent crude jumping more than 1.5% in a sign of market concern over provocative behavior from both Washington and Tehran....
09:16, 05/13/2019

Guterres in Davos: ‘Dysfunctional’ response to common problems, shows need for effective multilateralism The world’s problems are “more and more integrated” but the response to them is increasingly “fragmented” and “dysfunctional”, UN Secretary-General António Guterres said on Thursday, in an appeal for governments and other partners to respond to peopl...
09:32, 04/28/2019

Fed's not yet done with U.S. rate hikes, says Guggenheim Global CIO Federal Reserve policymakers have no reason to change U.S. interest rates anytime soon but will startle global markets by resuming rate hikes rather than pivoting to cuts, according to a leading Wall......
16:00, 04/30/2019

Dow plunges as China hikes tariffs on US goods An escalating trade war between the US and China threw the stock market into chaos early Monday. The Dow Jones industrial average plunged more than 500 points after China said it will hike tariffs on $60 billion worth of US goods — a tit-for-tat resp...
08:16, 05/13/2019

US hikes tariffs on $200B in Chinese imports The Trump administration raised duties on $200 billion of Chinese imports to 25% from 10% early Friday. China's Commerce Ministry said it would impose "necessary countermeasures" but gave no details. (May 10)       ...
08:00, 05/10/2019

NYC’s rent-stabilized units about to see rate hikes The city’s Rent Guidelines Board narrowly backed a proposal Tuesday night that would hike rents for the million-plus New Yorkers who live in rent-regulated housing. The board okayed a tentative proposal that would allow for hikes ranging from ....
14:48, 05/08/2019

Trump hikes tariffs on Chinese goods to 25% President Trump announced Sunday that his administration would increase the tariffs on $200 billion worth of imported Chinese goods to 25%, up from 10%, and would place 25% tariffs on an additional $325 billion of goods....
07:00, 05/06/2019

China hikes tariffs on U.S. goods after Trump warning China said on Monday it would impose higher tariffs on most U.S. imports on a revised $60 billion target list, hitting back at a tariff hike by Washington on $200 billion of Chinese goods in a further escalation of a bitter trade war....
08:48, 05/13/2019

Caterpillar gives details on services push, hikes dividend Caterpillar Inc on Thursday provided investors with details on its push to grow its services business while also laying out dividend increases and more consistent share repurchases in the coming years....
14:32, 05/02/2019

Businesses warn Labour over 'tit-for-tat' minimum wage hikes Businesses have warned that a "tit-for-tat" over the minimum wage could damage jobs after Jeremy Corbyn announced Labour plans to increase pay for young workers....
06:16, 05/11/2019

BMW hikes X3 production in China, U.S., mitigating fallout from tariffs BMW's Chief Executive on Tuesday said the carmaker has increased production of its X3 offroader model in Spartanburg, South Carolina, as well as in China, a step which reduces exposure to trade tariffs between China and the United States....
07:16, 05/07/2019

Caterpillar hikes dividend, gives details on services push Caterpillar Inc will issue a record dividend for the second quarter, up 20 percent from its previous payout, and plans to further increase returns to shareholders over the next four years, the company said on Thursday ahead of its investor day presen...
10:32, 05/02/2019

US Hikes Tariffs On Chinese Goods, China Says Will Strike Back US President Donald Trump's tariff increase to 25 percent on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods took effect on Friday, and Beijing said it would strike back, ratcheting up tensions as the two sides......
03:16, 05/10/2019

Facebook hikes wages for contractors to meet cost of living Facebook said Monday it will move the minimum hourly wage for contract workers and vendors up to $20 -- depending on where in the United States they live....
18:48, 05/13/2019

Veteran killed on Appalachian Trail used hikes to cope with PTSD The man killed in a machete attack on the Appalachian Trail has been identified as a 43-year-old Army vet from Oklahoma who hiked the popular route to help him cope with post-traumatic stress disorder, according to a report. Ronald Sanchez managed to...
16:00, 05/15/2019

Asia markets mixed as US hikes tariffs on Chinese goods The U.S. raised tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods from 10% to 25% at 12:01 a.m. ET Friday. Beijing said it would take countermeasures but did not provide specifics, Reuters reported....
23:16, 05/09/2019

U.S. hikes tariffs on Chinese goods, China says to strike back U.S. President Donald Trump's tariff increase to 25 percent on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods took effect on Friday, and Beijing said it would strike back, ratcheting up tensions as the two sides pursue last-ditch talks to try salvaging a trade ...
21:48, 05/09/2019

What do tech giants know about you? A new tool shows you just how much We rely on social media and smartphone apps, from dating and connecting to online shopping and browsing the web. We constantly give out private data online -- but what exactly do we share with these platforms?...
08:16, 05/08/2019

Amul Hikes Milk Prices In Major Markets By Rs 2 Per Litre From Tomorrow Dairy major Amul said Monday it will increase milk prices by Rs 2 per litre in Delhi NCR, Maharashtra and other states from Tuesday due to an increase in production cost....
07:00, 05/20/2019

Trump hikes tariffs on Chinese goods as trade talks resume The White House followed through Friday on a threat to hike existing tariffs on $250 billion worth of Chinese goods to 25% percent across the board, up from 10% in most cases, and began the process of placing 25% tariffs on a further $325 billion wor...
08:16, 05/10/2019

Hyundai Twists Knife, Drops Manual on Elantra and Hikes Price $2,000 No matter which month, year or state of ruin the world is in, a few things have always seemed constant: at least one cat begging for food in the early hours of the morning, seasonal allergies and Hyundai offering a manual Elantra in America. Not to s...
10:32, 05/15/2019

Buttigieg takes on Trump, pitches four new tax hikes in Fox News Town Hall Insurgent Democrat presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg acknowledged at the Fox News town hall in Claremont, New Hampshire Sunday evening that he needs to do more to appeal to "black and brown" voters, even as he confidently parried a series of ques...
20:00, 05/19/2019

Pakistan Uses "Terrorism As Tool" Against India: Former CIA Director Pakistan, obsessed with India as a perceived existential threat, has "created terrorist groups to be a tool" against India, a former top American spymaster has said....
01:00, 05/03/2019

How to use Micropad as a synchronized note-taking tool Find out how to install and sync a mobile note-taking tool, which offers a couple of unique features that might appeal to open source users who want a bit more control over what is synched....
17:32, 05/01/2019

This $5 Keychain Tool Includes a Knife Sharpener, Because Why Not? We’ve seen keychain multitools before. We’ve even seen keychain multitools for $5. But Lansky’s is the first we’ve ever seen that includes a built-in knife sharpener....
19:00, 05/03/2019

Walmart posts record sales growth, but warns of price hikes due to tariffs Walmart said on Thursday that prices for shoppers will go up due to higher tariffs on imports from China as the world’s largest retailer reported its best comparable sales growth for the first quarter in nine years. Walmart shares, which have gained ...
06:32, 05/16/2019

Google's Android app-shrinking tool rolls out to all developers Google introduced the Android App Bundle last year, a publishing format designed to shrink the size of app installs. It's now out of beta and available to all developers, which means all apps now have the potential to be kinder to your phone in ...
12:16, 05/09/2019

Spy on your smart home with this open source research tool Researchers at Princeton University have built a web app that lets you (and them) spy on your smart home devices to see what they’re up to. The open source tool, called IoT Inspector, is available for download here. (Currently it’s Mac O...
11:48, 04/28/2019

The Online Tool That Helps---and Hinders?---College Applicants Students who apply to college with the help of an online platform that shows where their peers were accepted or rejected are more likely to get into their own choices—but they also may be deterred from applying to highly selective schools....
14:00, 05/03/2019

Ookla's New Interactive Map Is a Helpful Tool for Understanding 5G Coverage As we continue to wade through the early days of 5G, there are a lot of issues to contend with. There aren’t a lot of 5G-ready devices, and some of the handsets that are available like the Galaxy S10 5G are ridiculously expensive. Heck, only two of t...
05:16, 05/15/2019

Tackle Tiny DIY Projects With This $16 Cordless Rotary Tool If you don’t have the DIY inclinations to justify purchasing a real Dremel, this 3.7V cordless rotary tool from Tacklife is a low-power alternative for $16 with promo code 7UVGHSV2....
12:00, 05/15/2019

UPDATE 2-Femsa's Oxxo stores on Mexican border outperform after wage hikes, tax cuts Mexican conglomerate Femsa on Monday reported first-quarter growth, particularly in its Oxxo convenience stores near the U.S. border after President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador this year raised wages and lowered taxes in the region....
10:16, 04/29/2019

Fed holds rates steady and signals no hikes in coming months but upgrades economic outlook Fed holds rates steady and signals no upcoming hikes amid low inflation but upgrades its appraisal of economy. Trump has called for a big rate cut        ...
14:16, 05/01/2019

Lazy Keto Diet: What Is It; How Effective Is This Variant Of Ketogenic Diet? Another variation of ketogenic diet called the lazy keto diet for weight loss is gaining traction. So whats lazy keto all about? Is it as effective for weight loss as the original keto diet?...
06:00, 05/15/2019

Korean-speaking hackers add Bluetooth harvester to their tool arsenal Enlarge (credit: ybierling.com) A Korean-speaking hacking group in operation since at least 2016 is expanding its arsenal of hacking tools to include a Bluetooth-device harvester in a move that signals the group’s growing interest in mobile devices...
11:48, 05/13/2019

Screenplay Software Adds Tool to Assess a Script’s Inclusiveness Final Draft, popular among screenwriters, has added a feature to judge characters’ gender, race and more. The goal is to provide guidance before a project is greenlit....
11:00, 04/28/2019

Comcast's Sky adopts CFlight tool to improve data for advertisers Comcast Corp unit Sky said on Wednesday it has adopted a new tool to improve audience data for its advertisers, as Comcast looks to expand its reach following its $40 billion acquisition of the UK pay-TV provider....
10:32, 05/01/2019

Nearly Rs. 1,000 Software Tool Helps Skip WhatsApp Controls In Election WhatsApp clones and software tools that cost as little as nearly Rs 1,000 are helping the digital marketers and political activists bypass anti-spam restrictions set up by the world's most popular......
04:00, 05/15/2019

Israeli Firm Tied to Tool That Uses WhatsApp Flaw to Spy on Activists Researchers said the NSO Group had found a vulnerability, which was disclosed Monday, that was used to target the iPhone of a human-rights lawyer in London and perhaps others....
22:48, 05/13/2019

Nike says you might be wearing the wrong size shoe, so it created an AR tool to help Nike announced a new feature coming to its iOS app this summer called Nike Fit. Using AR, you can scan your feet to find the right shoe size.        ...
14:32, 05/09/2019

Huawei says alleged router 'backdoor' is standard network tool Vodafone found security failings in firm’s internet routers a decade agoVodafone discovered security failings in Huawei internet routers used by millions of people almost a decade ago.Europe’s biggest mobile phone operator said on Tuesday that it fou...
05:10, 05/01/2019

Daniel Jacobs has the biggest tool to beat Canelo Alvarez LAS VEGAS — When Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Daniel Jacobs stood face-to-face at their weigh-in Friday afternoon, apparently there wasn’t enough room in T-Mobile Arena for both of their heads. In a battle for space they butted noggins. Then they began ...
06:48, 05/04/2019

Google's new tool will help European retailers improve their online experience Google has launched a new tool called Grow My Store to help European retailers improve their online experience as consumers have grown more demanding about the information and service they expect online.Retailers across Europe are struggling to meet ...
18:48, 05/14/2019

Celebrity chefs Giada, Ramsay and Fieri on how industry can attract millennials, deal with wage hikes While people may associate New York City, Los Angeles, Paris or London as the places with the finest cuisine, Las Vegas has become a destination for some of the most renowned chefs....
12:00, 05/14/2019

CBOE Holdings Reports First-Quarter 2017 Results; Reported Results Include Bats Effective March 1 CHICAGO, May 9, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- CBOE Holdings, Inc. today reported financial results for the first quarter of 2017, and provided updated 2017 guidance to reflect its acquisition of Bats Global Markets, Inc. (Bats)....
07:00, 05/01/2019

Citrus greening research in Florida yields new tool in battle against disease A new machine being developed in Florida might provide another weapon against the spread of citrus greening disease, which has decimated citrus crops worldwide....
09:32, 05/02/2019

U.S. intellectual property complaints a 'political tool': China state media Chinese state media on Monday criticized the United States for its complaints about intellectual property theft, calling them a "political tool" intended to suppress China's economic development....
19:48, 05/19/2019

Ghd's Latest Styling Tool Finally Makes Curling Totally Foolproof Best known for revolutionising the straightening iron, ghd has spent years perfecting it's newest styling device. Promising to address all the pain points of curling your hair, could the Oracle be your new secret weapon?...
03:16, 05/02/2019

In India Elections, a $14 Software Tool Helps Overcome WhatsApp Controls WhatsApp clones and software tools that cost as little as $14 are helping Indian digital marketers and political activists bypass anti-spam restrictions....
02:00, 05/15/2019

Radio still a powerful worldwide tool for ‘dialogue, tolerance and peace’: Guterres Radio is a powerful tool that continues to promote “dialogue, tolerance and peace,” United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said in message on Thursday, marking World Radio Day....
09:32, 04/28/2019

In India election, a $14 software tool helps overcome WhatsApp controls WhatsApp clones and software tools that cost as little as $14 are helping Indian digital marketers and political activists bypass anti-spam restrictions set up by the world's most popular messaging app, Reuters has found....
04:32, 05/15/2019

US government unveils new North Korean hacking tool as tensions continue to rise The Department of Homeland Security and the FBI on Thursday publicly identified a new North Korean malware capable of funneling information from a victim's computer network....
21:48, 05/09/2019

New UN data tool shows 'mismatch' between government aid and places modern slavery exists A new interactive data tool created by the UN University Centre for Policy Research, which shows a mismatch between where modern slavery occurs, and where governments are spending resources to address it, could help make a positive impact on policy d...
10:16, 04/28/2019

Trump rolls out tool to submit suspicions of 'political bias' on social media President Trump's administration rolled out a new tool on Wednesday, calling on the public to help identify social media accounts that may be subjected to unfair censorship because of "political bias." ...
19:32, 05/15/2019

Critics of Canadian health system discover a potent tool: social media  Nova Scotia's ratio of 257 doctors per 100,000 people is the highest in the country. And yet there were 51,119 people on a waiting list for a family physician in the province as of March 1....
09:00, 05/01/2019

White House launches online tool to fight social media ‘censorship’ The White House on Wednesday launched an online tool for Americans to report political censorship on social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter directly to President Trump. The administration announced the tool in a tweet on Wednesday, writi...
23:00, 05/15/2019

Spotify-owned Soundtrap launches cloud-based podcast creation and recording tool Spotify-owned Soundtrap's new cloud-based tool, Soundtrap for Storytellers, is designed to streamline the podcast recording and publishing process.Read More...
10:32, 05/14/2019

Jessica Chastain Slams Game of Thrones: "Rape Is Not a Tool to Make a Character Stronger" Jessica Chastain isn't happy with Game of Thrones. The Oscar nominee took to Twitter after the Sunday, May 5 episode of the series to call out a specific moment involving her Dark......
12:48, 05/07/2019

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: climate challenges for the Pacific, new global health tool, updates on Yemen, the Gulf and Somalia This Wednesday, top stories includes: the UN chief’s continued visit in the Pacific to raise awareness on the impacts of climate change; in Yemen, the fatal price that children are paying due to a conflict they did not cause; a new tool to track medi...
18:32, 05/15/2019

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: prizewinning journalists freed in Myanmar, new tracking tool for suspected terrorists, and a global bid to stop snakebite deaths This Tuesday, we cover: the release of two Reuters journalists in Myanmar; how to detect and disrupt terrorist travel; escalation in Syria fighting; an update from the World Food Programme on Yemen; and how the UN is working to reduce snakebite death...
15:16, 05/07/2019

CBOE Vest Technologies and The Options Industry Council (OIC) Offer Options Strategy Builders Tool on OIC Website CHICAGO -- August 17, 2017 -- CBOE Vest Technologies, a software company enabling users to work with target outcome investment strategies, and the Options Industry Council (OIC), a provider of unbiased options education, are working together to educa...
06:32, 05/01/2019

Tariff imposed on tomatoes from Mexico NOGALES, Ariz. – The Trump Administration imposed a tomato tariff on fresh tomatoes imported from Mexico that went into effect May 7. Now, several Florida tomato growers are complaining that Mexico is undercutting them. The Suspension Agreemen...
18:48, 05/13/2019

Macy's CEO seeing tariff hit on furniture business Macy's Inc said on Wednesday the recent tariffs on Chinese imports by Washington is hitting the department store operator's furniture business and executives cautioned that additional trade levies would leave its clothing and accessory categories vul...
09:32, 05/15/2019

Macy's CEO says tariff escalation could hurt business Macy's Inc said on Wednesday the latest tariffs on Chinese imports by Washington are hitting its furniture business and warned investors that additional levies would leave its clothing and accessory categories vulnerable as well....
17:48, 05/15/2019

President calls China tariff war 'a little squabble' President Trump told reporters that he has a "very good dialogue" going with China and touted his "extraordinary" relationship with Chinese President Xi Jinping....
10:16, 05/14/2019

Gold Edges Higher After Tariff Threat Gold prices inched higher Monday, boosted by declines in stocks and other risk assets after President Trump threatened to escalate the U.S.-China trade fight....
16:32, 05/06/2019

Wall Street hit hard by escalation of tariff war Wall Street's main indexes tumbled on Monday after Beijing announced plans to retaliate with higher tariffs on U.S. goods, raising fears that another round of tit-for-tat measures could push the U.S. economy toward recession....
08:48, 05/13/2019

U.S. and China Negotiators Meet For Talks Over Tariff War (BEIJING) — American and Chinese trade negotiators met Wednesday for talks on their bruising tariff war after Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the U.S. side might be moving toward a decision on whether to make a deal with Beijing. Wednesd...
09:00, 05/01/2019

Why tariff war threatens Beijing’s global economic ambitions BEIJING (AP) — China’s intensified tariff war with the Trump administration is threatening Beijing’s ambition to transform itself into the dominant player in global technology. The United States is a vital customer and source of technolog...
09:32, 05/12/2019

Kudlow says China will retaliate over Trump’s tariff hike ​President Trump’s top economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Sunday that he expected China to retaliate against the administration’s planned tariff hike. “I think I do, but it’s interesting, the expected countermeasures haven’t yet materialized,” ...
08:16, 05/12/2019

U.S. hog producers cheer easing of tariff fight with Mexico American farmers cheered news of a reduced tariff war with Mexico, especially hog producers who have seen the price for their pork fall below cost of production....
03:16, 05/18/2019

Fox's Neil Cavuto says Trump 'lying' on tariff math Fox Business host Neil Cavuto said Tuesday that President Trump was "lying" when he claimed that U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods had taken in $100 billion in revenue for the government....
22:00, 05/14/2019

The Latest: Trump administration ups tariff talk on China WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the tariffs standoff between the United States and China (all times local): 6:50 p.m. U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer says his office is preparing to impose tariffs on the $300 billion in Chinese products t...
04:16, 05/11/2019

USTR says China tariff list does not include pharmaceuticals A list of products subject to possible U.S. tariffs on about $300 billion of Chinese imports will include cellphones and laptop computers but not pharmaceuticals and rare earth materials, the U.S. Trade Representative's Office said on Monday....
15:48, 05/13/2019

Trump warns China not to retaliate against tariff hike U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday warned China not to retaliate against a hike in tariffs he imposed last week and said that the nation "will be hurt very badly if you don't make a deal."...
08:48, 05/13/2019

U.S. Stocks Gain Ground on Auto-Tariff Delay Stocks gained ground as concerns over trade negotiations between Washington and Beijing were offset by a delay in an expected U.S. decision on whether to impose new tariffs on vehicle and auto-parts imports....
10:32, 05/17/2019

Trump Issues Tariff Threat on Chinese Goods President Trump threatened to drastically ramp up U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports, an 11th-hour twist that puts in doubt whether the two sides can reach a trade deal this week....
17:16, 05/05/2019

Stock markets plunge on Trump tariff threats US stocks slumped on Monday, with the blue-chip Dow Jones Industrial Average falling over 350 points, after President Donald Trump shocked investors by threatening to hike tariffs on Chinese goods this week, sparking a flight from riskier assets. Tru...
07:48, 05/06/2019

U.S. rejects Tesla bid for tariff exemption for Autopilot 'brain' U.S. trade officials rejected Tesla Inc's bid for relief from President Donald Trump's 25-percent tariffs on the Chinese-made Autopilot "brain" of its Model 3 and other electric vehicles, one of more than 1,000 product denials linked to China's indus...
22:00, 05/03/2019

US rejects Tesla's bid for tariff exemption for Model 3 'brain' U.S. trade officials rejected Tesla's bid for relief from President Donald Trump's 25% tariffs on the Chinese-made computer "brain" of its Model 3 electric vehicle....
21:48, 05/03/2019

China Stocks Fall Most In Over 3 Years On Tariff Threats The blue-chip CSI300 index and the Shanghai Composite Index both tumbled more than 5 per cent, posting their steepest single-day drop since February 2016...
03:48, 05/06/2019

Kinder Morgan's $1.75 bln gas pipeline hit with steel tariff - filing U.S. pipeline operator Kinder Morgan Inc will pay a tariff on imported steel used in a $1.75 billion natural gas pipeline project, the U.S. Department of Commerce ruled on Monday, dealing a setback to energy industry efforts to avoid the penalties....
13:48, 05/06/2019

Oil prices rebound from one-month low after Trump's tariff threat Oil futures edged higher in volatile trade on Monday as rising tensions between the United States and Iran buoyed prices, which earlier touched a one-month low after U.S. President Donald Trump said he may raise tariffs on Chinese goods....
11:32, 05/06/2019

U.S. rejects bid by Tesla for tariff exemption for Model 3 'brain' U.S. trade officials rejected Tesla Inc's bid for relief from President Donald Trump's 25 percent tariffs on the Chinese-made computer "brain" of its Model 3 electric vehicle, one of more than 1,000 product denials linked to China's industrial devel...
15:16, 05/03/2019

Trump tariff threats to China sinks stocks Stocks are dropping sharply after President Donald Trump threatened more tariffs against China. (May 6)        ...
08:16, 05/06/2019

Trump's tariff push squeezes businesses and consumers The first time President Donald Trump threatened tariffs on the luggage that Tiffany Williams imports for her Texas store, she stockpiled high-end suitcases and other products ahead of the deadline to protect profits....
01:32, 05/07/2019

Global shares, oil drop after Trump tariff threat Global financial markets reeled on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump unexpectedly jacked up pressure on China to reach a trade deal in the midst of negotiations, saying he would hike U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods this week....
00:16, 05/06/2019

Prices for Mexican tomatoes expected to increase 40% to 85% with new tariff The U.S. will impose a 17.5% tariff on imported Mexican tomatoes, a move that experts say may lead to shortages and price hikes.        ...
22:00, 05/07/2019

Tesla bid for tariff exemption on Model 3 'brain' rejected by U.S. U.S. trade officials rejected Tesla's bid for relief from President Trump's 25 percent tariffs on the Chinese-made computer "brain" in the Model 3, one of more than 1,000 product denials linked to China's industrial development plans....
15:00, 05/03/2019

U.S. rejects Tesla bid for tariff exemption for Model 3 'brain' U.S. trade officials rejected Tesla Inc's bid for relief from President Donald Trump's 25 percent tariffs on the Chinese-made computer "brain" of its Model 3 electric vehicles, one of more than 1,000 product denials linked to China's industrial deve...
13:48, 05/03/2019

Mexico weighs retaliatory tariff against U.S. over border slowdowns Mexico is considering a retaliatory tariff against the United States over delays at the border that it is blaming on the reassignment of agents from customs inspections to dealing with the dramatic rise in migrants seeking political asylum....
11:48, 04/30/2019

Trump may need more than tariff threats to rattle China on trade U.S. President Donald Trump may have to choose between U.S. stock markets and hampering the Chinese economy enough to make Beijing bend on the ongoing trade dispute....
05:00, 05/06/2019

Apple faces 14% price hike if U.S. adds new 25% Chinese tariff Trade tensions between the U.S. and China will force Apple to either raise its U.S. prices, or absorb steep tariffs in order to keep customers.Read More...
10:32, 05/14/2019

Chinese delegation will come to the US for trade talks after Trump tariff threat China's group will be smaller than planned, and it is unclear whether Vice Premier Liu He, whom two officials describe as "the closer," will attend....
16:16, 05/06/2019

Trump ratchets up tariff threat after talks show no progress U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday ordered his trade chief to begin the process of imposing tariffs on all remaining imports from China, underscoring a lack of progress by U.S. and Chinese negotiators in talks aimed at ending an escalating trade w...
17:00, 05/10/2019

India Delays Levying Of Retaliatory Tariff On US Goods To June 16 India delayed on Tuesday the implementation of higher tariffs on some goods imported from the United States to June 16, according to a government statement....
17:00, 05/14/2019

Tariff Threats Pose Challenge for China's Xi to Keep Talks on Track President Trump’s new tariff threat is putting Chinese leader Xi Jinping in a bind about how to keep the negotiations on track and shore up China’s economy while not being seen as caving to Washington....
08:48, 05/06/2019

UPDATE 1-Kinder Morgan's $1.75 bln gas pipeline hit with steel tariff - filing U.S. pipeline operator Kinder Morgan Inc will pay a tariff on imported steel used in a $1.75 billion natural gas pipeline project, the U.S. Department of Commerce ruled on Monday, dealing a setback to energy industry efforts to avoid the penalties....
13:48, 05/06/2019

CEE MARKETS-Stocks lag global rebound, hurt by U.S. tariff risk Budapest stocks fell on Tuesday as fears of a global trade war persisted even though Asian and Western European equities regained some ground after a sell-off. Slightly more optimistic comments from U.S. and Chinese officials on trade talks reduc...
08:16, 05/14/2019

China-US trade talks still on, Beijing says, despite Trump tariff threat A Chinese official said Monday that Beijing was still planning on sending negotiators to the U.S. for scheduled trade talks this week, despite President Trump's abrupt threat Sunday to place tariffs of 25% on all incoming goods from China, a sharp es...
08:00, 05/06/2019

Farmers could take more blows in latest round of tariff escalation with China Though the $60 billion of retaliatory tariffs China announced Monday includes a long list of foods produced in the United States, industry experts say the impact on U.S. agriculture is difficult to predict....
18:48, 05/13/2019

UPDATE 3-U.S. rejects Tesla bid for tariff exemption for Model 3 'brain' U.S. trade officials rejected Tesla Inc's bid for relief from President Donald Trump's 25 percent tariffs on the Chinese-made computer "brain" of its Model 3 electric vehicles, one of more than 1,000 product denials linked to China's industrial deve...
15:16, 05/03/2019

Wall Street falls after Trump's China tariff threat U.S. stocks posted broad-based declines on Monday, but bounced back from session lows, after President Donald Trump's surprise threat to raise tariffs on Chinese goods this week, sparking a flight from riskier assets....
08:48, 05/06/2019

Trump's China tariff threat sends Wall St. lower U.S. stocks posted broad-based declines on Monday after President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on Chinese goods this week, triggering worries about a global economic slowdown....
11:32, 05/06/2019

UPDATE 1-USTR says China tariff list does not include pharmaceuticals A list of products subject to possible U.S. tariffs on about $300 billion of Chinese imports will include cellphones and laptop computers but not pharmaceuticals and rare earth materials, the U.S. Trade Representative's Office said on Monday....
15:32, 05/13/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street shudders as tariff war heats up Wall Street shares sank on Monday after China defied Washington by announcing retaliatory tariffs, the latest salvo in the two countries' increasingly belligerent trade dispute, sending investors fleeing equities for less risky assets....
14:16, 05/13/2019

US tariff increase on $200B of Chinese imports takes effect BEIJING — President Donald Trump’s increased tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese imports took effect as of 12:01 Eastern time Friday, escalating tensions with Beijing. The Trump administration raised the import taxes on those goods from 10% to 2...
01:00, 05/10/2019

U.S., European shares strengthen after Trump auto-tariff delay U.S. and European stock indexes erased losses and turned positive on Wednesday after news that U.S. President Donald Trump planned to delay tariffs on auto imports, outweighing earlier pressure on equities and government bond yields caused by weak U....
09:32, 05/15/2019

After tariff threats, many Chinese see Trump as a Marvel villain out to destroy them President Trump’s threats to increase tariffs led Chinese stock markets to their worst day in almost four years. And the Chinese Internet was awash in memes comparing Trump to Thanos, the ultimate bad guy from the Avengers series....
23:48, 05/06/2019

Asian shares mixed as auto tariff tensions said to take a breather U.S. President Donald Trump plans to postpone auto tariffs by up to six months, according to reports. The news sent auto stocks stateside higher overnight....
18:16, 05/15/2019

China expresses regret over U.S. tariff hike, vows countermeasures China on Friday said it "deeply regrets" the United States' decision to increase tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods to 25% from 10%, adding without elaborating that it would take necessary countermeasures....
21:48, 05/09/2019

Trump says China trade deal is possible as tariff deadline nears President Trump, speaking at an event in Washington, said he may hold a phone call with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping, who had sent him a "beautiful" letter about working closely together....
13:32, 05/09/2019

China's backtracking on trade commitments triggered US tariff hike The United States is preparing to impose a higher tariff rate on billions of dollars worth of Chinese goods. The country's top trade negotiator and treasury secretary have shed more light on the surprise move....
02:32, 05/07/2019

Trump's tariff threat leaves Beijing stalling on talks Trump on Sunday raised pressure on Beijing to strike a trade deal by announcing he would increase tariffs on US$200 billion of Chinese imports Friday to 25 percent from 10 percent. He also floated the possibility of extending a new 25 percent duty on...
05:16, 05/06/2019

Trump’s China Tariff Threat Could Be His Riskiest Trade Move Yet When Donald Trump blasts China’s unfair business tactics, he tends to highlight the manufacturing jobs that he pledged to bring back in his 2016 campaign. But one of the toughest sticking points in his trade negotiations this week is from a sid...
22:16, 05/08/2019

UPDATE 4-U.S. rejects Tesla bid for tariff exemption for Autopilot 'brain' U.S. trade officials rejected Tesla Inc's bid for relief from President Donald Trump's 25-percent tariffs on the Chinese-made Autopilot "brain" of its Model 3 and other electric vehicles, one of more than 1,000 product denials linked to China's indus...
21:16, 05/03/2019

China warns of retaliation if US follows through with Trump tariff hike threat The Chinese government said Wednesday that it would retaliate if the Trump administration followed through with its threat to sharply hike tariffs on its goods by midnight Thursday. The warning comes on the eve of China's Vice Premier Liu He coming t...
18:00, 05/08/2019

Soybean prices near 10-year low after Trump's tariff threat to China Soybean prices are nearing their lowest level in a decade following a series of tweets from President Donald Trump on Sunday that threatened to increase tariffs on hundreds of billions of dollars of Chinese imports....
12:16, 05/08/2019

UPDATE 3-Kinder Morgan's $1.75 bln gas pipeline hit with steel tariff -filing U.S. pipeline operator Kinder Morgan Inc will pay a tariff on imported steel used in a $1.75 billion natural gas pipeline project, the U.S. Department of Commerce ruled on Monday, dealing a setback to energy industry efforts to avoid the penalties....
19:48, 05/06/2019

Mexico says it is close to U.S. metals tariff deal, waiting for Canada Mexico is close to resolving its dispute with the United States over steel and aluminum tariffs without quotas but hopes Canada can reach a similar agreement before completing it, a senior Mexican official said on Wednesday....
17:48, 05/15/2019

Shares up as Trump finds reverse gear for car tariff threat US and European stock market values have surged on reports Donald Trump is to delay, by up to six months, a decision to impose tariffs on car imports to the US....
12:48, 05/15/2019

U.S. stock futures slip after tariff increase takes effect U.S. stock futures fell and Asian shares pared gains on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump's tariff increase on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods took effect, ratcheting up tensions between the world's two biggest economies....
21:48, 05/09/2019

China's economic activity weakens amid tariff war with US China’s factory output and consumer spending weakened in April as the U.S.-China trade war over tariffs intensified.        ...
10:00, 05/15/2019

Global shares, oil slump after Trump vows China tariff hike Global financial markets tumbled on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump unexpectedly jacked up pressure on China to reach a trade deal in the midst of negotiations, saying he would hike U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods this week....
21:32, 05/05/2019

No surrender in China as markets react to latest US trade tariff hike Despite months of relative optimism over Sino-US trade talks, things have hit the skids in recent days with US tariff hikes on Chinese imports. Market reaction has been negative and all eyes are now on China’s response....
15:00, 05/13/2019

Trump delays tariff decision on European and Japanese autos for 6 months The president had previously threatened to raise import tariffs on foreign cars as a matter of national security on May 18. It was announced that the decision over the hikes will be delayed for 180 days....
01:16, 05/18/2019

U.S. leaves rare earths, critical minerals off China tariff list The United States has again decided not to impose tariffs on rare earths and other critical minerals from China, underscoring its reliance on the Asian nation for a group of materials used in everything from consumer electronics to military equipment...
19:00, 05/14/2019

Asian shares turn south after Trump vows tariff hike Asian equities tumbled, oil prices plunged and the safe-haven yen strengthened early on Monday as trade negotiations between China and the United States deteriorated suddenly, reversing apparent progress made in recent months....
18:16, 05/05/2019

Chinese yuan tumbles as Trump's tariff threats sting markets The Chinese yuan plunged against the U.S. dollar on Monday morning, after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened increased tariffs on Chinese goods, surprising markets after weeks of talk that a trade deal was imminent....
19:48, 05/05/2019

Nike, Under Armour, among others, urge Trump to remove footwear from tariff list U.S. footwear companies, including Nike Inc and Under Armour, on Monday urged U.S. President Donald Trump to remove footwear from the proposed tariffs list on goods imported from China....
17:00, 05/20/2019

Factbox: Tariff wars - duties imposed by Trump and U.S. trading partners U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he would raise tariffs to 25 percent from 10 percent on $200 billion of Chinese imports by the end of the week....
15:48, 05/05/2019

Stocks, commodities tumble after Trump vows China tariff hike Global financial markets tumbled on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump unexpectedly jacked up pressure on China to reach a trade deal, saying he would hike U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods this week....
19:48, 05/05/2019

Trump Issues Tariff Threat and China Considers Pulling Out of Talks President Trump threatened to drastically ramp up U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports, a surprise twist that put an accord in doubt as Beijing considered pulling out of talks scheduled to begin this week....
19:32, 05/05/2019

Trump's latest tariff threat leaves Beijing stalling on next talks China’s foreign ministry said that officials were still planning to travel to the U.S. for the next round of talks -- but was unable to confirm when amid signs that a delay is now being considered....
05:00, 05/06/2019

Chinese companies brace for tariff hike as trade talks begin BEIJING (AP) — Chinese exporters of all sorts of products, from power adapters and computers to vacuum cleaners, are anxiously hoping trade talks in Washington this week will yield a deal that might stave off higher U.S. tariffs on imports from China...
05:32, 05/09/2019

Wall St. lower from Trump's China tariff threat but recovers some losses U.S. stocks posted broad-based declines on Monday after President Donald Trump's threat to raise tariffs on Chinese goods reignited fears of a global economic slowdown, though the major indexes pared losses in afternoon trading as energy shares rose....
13:00, 05/06/2019

China, U.S. to hold more trade talks as Trump ratchets up tariff threat China and the United States have agreed to hold more trade talks in Beijing, Vice Premier Liu He said, as U.S. President Donald Trump ordered his trade chief to begin the process of imposing tariffs on all remaining imports from China....
18:48, 05/10/2019

Donald Trump Orders Tariff Rises On Remaining Chinese Imports US President Donald Trump on Friday ordered a tariff hike on almost all remaining imports from China, less than 24 hours after Washington raised tariffs on approximately $200 billion of Chinese goods....
17:32, 05/10/2019

Trump’s Tariff Hike Looms Over Ongoing U.S.-China Trade Talks (WASHINGTON) — U.S. and Chinese negotiators met Thursday just hours before the United States was set to raise tariffs on Chinese imports in a dramatic escalation of tensions between the world’s two biggest economies. China has threatened ...
21:32, 05/09/2019

U.S.: China reneged on trade commitments, sparking Trump tariff hike China backtracked on substantial commitments it made during trade talks with the United States, prompting President Donald Trump to impose additional tariffs on Chinese goods slated to go into effect on Friday, top U.S. trade officials said on Monday...
01:32, 05/07/2019

Fact Check: Trump’s Inaccurate Tariff and Trade Claims in Florida President Trump, at a rally on Wednesday night, wrongly described the revenue generated from tariffs on China and exaggerated the effect of a trade deal with South Korea....
21:48, 05/08/2019

U.S. Customs agency issues tariff increase notice, allows grace period U.S. Customs and Border Protection said on Thursday it would begin collecting a 25 percent tariff on a $200 billion category of Chinese imports at 12:01 a.m. EDT (0401 GMT) on Friday, the final step toward activation of President Donald Trump's plann...
21:48, 05/09/2019

China shows eagerness to deal despite Trump tariff threat, analysts say By sending Vice Premier Liu He to Washington just 24 hours before President Trump's threat to raise China tariffs to 25% goes into effect, China is signaling that it wants to get a trade deal finished, trade policy analysts say....
01:16, 05/08/2019

First day of U.S.-China trade talks ends; Trump's tariff hike set to take effect Top U.S. and Chinese trade negotiators concluded the first of two days of talks on Thursday to rescue a trade deal that is close to collapsing as Washington prepares to go ahead with plans to hike tariffs on hundreds of billions of dollars of goods i...
21:48, 05/09/2019

Cramer: Markets could roar after we get past Friday's Uber, tariff gauntlet Even if the Uber IPO gets botched and the world's largest economies do not come to a trade truce on Friday, the market will remain in decent shape at the end of the week, Cramer said....
15:48, 05/08/2019

China expected to retaliate over Trump tariff hike, economic adviser says Larry Kudlow says ‘We may know more today or this evening or tomorrow’ after Trump raises spectre of a full-blown trade warThe US expects China to retaliate over the Trump administration’s latest tariff hike, chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow said ...
15:32, 05/12/2019

U.S. stock futures slip after tariff hike, Asia shares eke out gains U.S. stock futures fell and Asian shares held onto earlier-pared gains on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump's tariff hike on $200 billion of Chinese goods took effect, raising tensions between the world's two biggest economies despite ongoing...
00:00, 05/10/2019

A new tariff on Mexican fresh tomatoes is in effect. Get ready for prices to skyrocket. Say goodbye to the 22-year-old Tomato Suspension Agreement, which required tomato growers in the United States and Mexico to agree to a minimum price for imports....
19:16, 05/07/2019

JP Morgan: The US-China tariff battle is just the start of a global trade reordering "I think we have to recognize as equity investors, in particular, this is now the new normal," said James Sullivan, head of Asia ex-Japan equity research at J.P. Morgan....
22:00, 05/12/2019

As tariff hike looms, China asks U.S. to meet it halfway, denies backtracking China appealed to the United States to meet it halfway to salvage a deal that could end their trade war, with its chief negotiator in Washington for two days of talks hoping to stave off U.S. tariff increases set to be triggered on Friday....
04:32, 05/09/2019

China considers canceling trade talks with U.S. after Trump vows new tariff hike: WSJ China is considering canceling trade talks with the United States this week after U.S. President Donald Trump vowed to hike tariffs on China, the Wall street Journal reported on Sunday citing a source....
22:00, 05/05/2019

Tennessee whiskey exports slump amid Trump tariff turmoil, report says Tennessee whiskey exports, which have climbed steadily in past years, dropped to $135 million from $197 million, according to the report.        ...
14:48, 05/17/2019

GE CEO expects weaker quarters for rest of 2019, higher China tariff costs General Electric Co Chief Executive Larry Culp said on Wednesday that the company will likely have weaker quarters for the rest of the year after a surprisingly good start in the first quarter....
13:32, 05/08/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures fall after Trump vows China tariff hike Futures for Canada's main stock index fell on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on China, triggering a global rout in risky assets....
05:32, 05/06/2019

Trump tariff threat leaves U.S.-China talks in limbo as markets fall U.S. President Donald Trump's escalation of a trade war with China left plans in limbo on Monday for high-level negotiations later this week to end the dispute....
11:32, 05/06/2019

China says its top trade negotiator, Vice Premier Liu He, will go to Washington this week for tariff war talks BEIJING (AP) — China says its top trade negotiator, Vice Premier Liu He, will go to Washington this week for tariff war talks....
00:48, 05/07/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX falls as Trump's tariff threats roil global markets Canada's main stock index on Monday hit its lowest level in nearly a month after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on China, triggering a global rout in risky assets....
09:32, 05/06/2019

WRAPUP 3-China stocks fall most in over 3 years on tariff threats, yuan tumbles Chinese investors, caught off guard by U.S. President Donald Trump's tariff threats, dumped stocks and sold the yuan currency on Monday as a fresh deterioration in Sino-U.S. trade tensions roiled Asian financial markets....
01:16, 05/06/2019

WRAPUP 2-China stocks, yuan tumble on Trump's fresh tariff threats Chinese investors, caught off guard by U.S. President Donald Trump's tariff threats, dumped stocks and sold the yuan currency on Monday as a fresh deterioration in Sino-U.S. trade tensions roiled Asian financial markets....
00:16, 05/06/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Stocks wilt, currencies slide on Trump tariff threat Emerging-market shares fell on Monday on trade conflict re-emerged between the United States and China when U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on billions of dollars worth of Chinese goods if an agreement was not reached soon....
02:48, 05/06/2019

RPT-WRAPUP 3-China stocks fall most in over 3 years on tariff threats, yuan tumbles Chinese investors, caught off guard by U.S. President Donald Trump's tariff threats, dumped stocks and sold the yuan currency on Monday as a fresh deterioration in Sino-U.S. trade tensions roiled Asian financial markets....
01:16, 05/06/2019

Toyota says Trump's latest tariff threat shows Japanese investments in US 'not welcomed' The company's comments Friday come after the White House said U.S.Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer will "address the threatened impairment" of national security from auto imports....
15:48, 05/17/2019

Chinese delegation to hold trade talks in U.S. amid tariff hike threat A Chinese delegation led by Vice Premier Liu He is expected to follow through on plans to visit the United States this week, amid U.S. plans to increase tariffs on Chinese goods....
23:00, 05/06/2019

A new tariff on Mexican fresh tomatoes starts Tuesday. Get ready for prices to skyrocket. Say goodbye to the 22-year-old Tomato Suspension Agreement, which required tomato growers in the United States and Mexico to agree to a minimum price for imports....
15:00, 05/07/2019

WRAPUP 4-China stocks fall most in over 3 years on tariff threats, yuan tumbles Chinese investors, caught off guard by U.S. President Donald Trump's tariff threats, dumped stocks and sold the yuan currency on Monday as a fresh deterioration in Sino-U.S. trade tensions roiled Asian financial markets....
02:48, 05/06/2019

WRAPUP 4-U.S.: China reneged on trade commitments, sparking Trump tariff hike China backtracked on substantial commitments it made during trade talks with the United States, prompting President Donald Trump to impose additional tariffs on Chinese goods slated to go into effect on Friday, top U.S. trade officials said on Monday...
19:48, 05/06/2019

Cellphones and laptops on latest USTR China tariff list, drugs excluded A list of products subject to possible U.S. tariffs on about $300 billion of Chinese imports will include cellphones and laptop computers but not pharmaceuticals and rare earth materials, the U.S. Trade Representative's Office said on Monday....
21:48, 05/13/2019

Chinese reversal prompts Trump to impose new tariff hike as markets fall China backtracked on substantial commitments it had made during trade talks with the United States, prompting President Donald Trump to impose additional tariffs on Chinese goods slated to go into effect on Friday, top U.S. trade officials said on Mo...
15:48, 05/06/2019

Trump vows new tariff hike on Chinese goods, escalating tension in trade talks President Donald Trump dramatically increased pressure on China to reach a trade deal by announcing on Sunday he would hike U.S. tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods this week and target hundreds of billions more soon....
17:48, 05/05/2019

GE CEO expects weaker quarters after 'good start' to year, higher China tariff costs General Electric Co Chief Executive Larry Culp said on Wednesday the company will likely have weaker quarters the rest of the year after a surprisingly good start in the first quarter....
09:32, 05/08/2019

Trump's threatened tariff hike to 25% on Chinese goods would hurt consumers, the economy President Trump's plan to Increase tariffs on Chinese imports from 10% to 25% would hurt US consumers and economy. Hit to U.S. growth would triple,        ...
04:16, 05/07/2019

UPDATE 3-GE CEO expects weaker quarters for rest of 2019, higher China tariff costs General Electric Co Chief Executive Larry Culp said on Wednesday that the company will likely have weaker quarters for the rest of the year after a surprisingly good start in the first quarter....
11:00, 05/08/2019

CEO of Buffett-owned Brooks Running moves production out of China, cites tariff threat The chief executive of Brooks Running, part of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc , said his company will shed much of its presence in China by moving running shoe production to Vietnam, a result of the trade dispute between China and the United...
09:48, 05/03/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares near 2-month lows ahead of looming U.S. tariff hike Asian shares inched up from two-month lows on Friday just hours ahead of the Trump administration's plan to raise tariffs on Chinese imports as investors looked to whether negotiators from the two countries can clinch a deal to avert the hike....
21:16, 05/09/2019

Global stocks, oil fall as investors seek safety after Trump's China tariff threats Stocks around the world tumbled on Monday and oil prices slumped after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on China, triggering an investor exodus from risky assets....
08:48, 05/06/2019

Trump vows tariff hike on Chinese goods, escalating tension in trade talks President Donald Trump dramatically increased pressure on China on Sunday to reach a trade deal, saying he would hike U.S. tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods this week and target hundreds of billions more soon....
21:32, 05/05/2019

U.S. stocks post broad declines amid U.S.-China tariff standoff, recover some losses Wall Street sank on Monday after China defied Washington by announcing retaliatory tariffs, the latest salvo in the two countries' increasingly belligerent trade war, sending investors fleeing equities for less risky assets....
16:16, 05/13/2019

UPDATE 2-Cellphones and laptops on latest USTR China tariff list, drugs excluded A list of products subject to possible U.S. tariffs on about $300 billion of Chinese imports will include cellphones and laptop computers but not pharmaceuticals and rare earth materials, the U.S. Trade Representative's Office said on Monday....
18:32, 05/13/2019

China's Liu He will have dinner with Trump trade negotiators hours before tariff hike takes effect Liu He will dine with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and other U.S. officials as the Trump administration and China try to reach a trade deal....
06:48, 05/09/2019

Trump issued latest tariff threat after told of China back-tracking, report says In talks last week in Beijing, Chinese officials told their U.S. counterparts they would not agree to a trade deal that required changes to Chinese law, Bloomberg reported. China had previously agreed to change its laws in the text of the deal, they ...
14:16, 05/06/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares turn south after Trump vows tariff hike Asian equities tumbled, oil prices plunged and the safe-haven yen strengthened early on Monday as trade negotiations between China and the United States deteriorated suddenly, reversing apparent progress made in recent months....
22:48, 05/05/2019

WRAPUP 1-Trump tariff threat leaves U.S.-China talks in limbo as markets fall U.S. President Donald Trump's escalation of a trade war with China left plans in limbo on Monday for high-level negotiations later this week to end the dispute....
11:48, 05/06/2019

Global stocks, yields fall as investors seek safety after Trump's China tariff threats Stocks around the world slid on Monday, along with bond yields, after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on China, triggering an investor exodus from risky assets....
13:00, 05/06/2019

Pelosi doubts Trump will strike a trade deal with China this week as tariff hike looms House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says she "never believed that the Chinese were going to honor what they said they were going to do" as part of a trade agreement....
11:16, 05/08/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares pull up from 2-month lows ahead of looming U.S. tariff hike Asian shares inched up from two-month lows on Friday, hours ahead of the Trump administration's plan to raise tariffs on Chinese imports, as investors waited to see if negotiators can salvage a deal and avoid a sharp escalation in the trade war....
21:16, 05/09/2019

WRAPUP 2-Trump tariff hike leaves U.S.-China trade deal in limbo as markets fall U.S. President Donald Trump's threat to increase tariffs on Chinese goods left prospects for a deal to end a trade war between the world's two largest economies in limbo on Monday, casting uncertainty on plans for more talks this week....
13:48, 05/06/2019

In shift, Trump vows tariff hike on Chinese goods ahead of next trade talk round President Donald Trump on Sunday dramatically increased pressure on China to reach a trade deal by announcing he will hike U.S. tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods this week and target hundreds of billions more soon....
15:16, 05/05/2019

Schumer urges Trump to 'hang tough on China' after latest tariff threat while other Dems are quiet "Strength is the only way to win with China," Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said after President Donald Trump's latest tariff threat to China....
23:00, 05/06/2019

Dow futures drop 400 points after Trump's tariff threat catches traders expecting a deal off guard Wall Street braced for a steep sell-off to start the week after President Donald Trump said that the U.S. will hike tariffs on goods imported from China....
15:16, 05/05/2019

REFILE-GLOBAL MARKETS-U.S. stock futures fall as Trump's tariff hike on China looms U.S. stock futures turned negative and Asian shares pared gains on Friday as global investors waited nervously to see if Washington would suspend its plan to raise tariffs on Chinese imports at midday....
21:16, 05/09/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks, yields fall as investors seek safety after Trump's China tariff threats Stocks around the world slid on Monday, along with bond yields, after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on China, triggering an investor exodus from risky assets....
11:48, 05/06/2019

REFILE-GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks, oil fall as investors seek safety after Trump's China tariff threats Stocks around the world tumbled on Monday and oil prices slumped after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on China, triggering an investor exodus from risky assets....
09:32, 05/06/2019

Fact Check: Fact Checking Trump’s Inacurrate Tariff and Trade Claims in Florida Rally Speech President Trump, at a rally on Wednesday night, wrongly described the revenue generated from tariffs on China and exaggerated the effect of a trade deal with South Korea....
07:16, 05/09/2019

Microsoft Surface Headphones with Cortana and noise cancellation go $100 off list to $250 Microsoft is one of the many companies widely rumored to be preparing a frontal attack on Apple's crazy successful AirPods, but before that can happen, the Redmond-based tech giant unveiled a pair of premium over-the-ear headphones with built-in Cort...
01:00, 05/18/2019

Londoner who slept on dining room floor while studying for his dream medical career is awarded lab placement at King's College London A young Londoner who slept on his dining room floor while studying for his dream career has been awarded a rare lab placement at King's College London....
01:00, 05/18/2019

Austrian government teeters after video of far-right leader Austria's coalition government teetered on the brink of collapse on Saturday after video footage published by German newspapers apparently showed Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache discussing state contracts with a potential Russian backer in r...
01:00, 05/18/2019

Austrian chancellor rules out keeping far-right leader in government: source Austria's conservative Chancellor Sebastian Kurz is now ruling out continuing to work with Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache of the far-right Freedom Party, a coalition source said on Saturday....
01:00, 05/18/2019

Iran court upholds Iranian's death sentence for killing U.S. woman Iran's supreme court has upheld the death sentence of an Iranian man for killing an American woman seven years ago to steal her car, the state-run daily Iran reported on Saturday....
01:00, 05/18/2019

Chinese state media hits out at 'fabricated' U.S. tech claims The United States has "fabricated" accusations that China forces firms to hand over technology in exchange for market access, China's top Communist Party newspaper said on Saturday, the latest salvo in a bitter trade war....
01:00, 05/18/2019

Conflict, superstition and inadequate funds hinder Ebola fight in DR Congo International aid organizations are warning that the Ebola outbreak in DR Congo could worsen in the face of instability, public distrust and a critical shortfall in funds to contain the deadly virus....
01:16, 05/18/2019

Newt Gingrich resists irrelevance with new novel ripped from headlines The politician (and ex-professor, podcaster and Trump interpreter), says the release of Collusion, featuring a resurgent Russian menace, is ‘totally coincidental’ Newt Gingrich really wanted to talk about feathered dinosaurs.“Thirty years ago, nobody...
01:16, 05/18/2019

One of Britain’s Most Prolific Terror Cells Is Regrouping The security services have expressed alarm at the prospect of the extremist group Al Muhajiroun re-energizing with ISIS fighters returning from Iraq and Syria....
01:32, 05/18/2019

Ohio pastor gets life in prison on child sex trafficking charges TOLEDO, Ohio — A minister in Ohio who pleaded guilty to child sex trafficking has been sentenced to life in prison. Federal authorities say Cordell Jenkins was among three Toledo-area pastors who paid teenage girls for sex over the past few years and...
02:16, 05/18/2019

Woman reportedly stabs boyfriend because he didn’t get her birthday gift Give her a present — or else! A Pennsylvania woman stabbed her boyfriend with a boxcutter and threatened to kill him because he failed to get her a birthday gift, according to a report Friday. Georgia Zowacki had been drinking vodka on her 55th birth...
02:16, 05/18/2019

FA Cup Final 2019 LIVE stream and channel: How to watch Man City vs Watford on TV and online Manchester City take on Watford in the 2019 FA Cup Final at Wembley today, looking to make it an extraordinary hat-trick of major domestic silverware in 2018-19....
02:48, 05/18/2019

There will be no war as we don't want war, and no can confront Iran: Zarif Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Saturday he did not believe a war would break out in the region as Tehran did not want a conflict and no country had the "illusion it could confront Iran", the state news agency IRNA reported....
04:00, 05/18/2019

UPDATE 1-Argentina grants offshore oil, gas exploration permits in Malvinas West basin Argentina awarded permits for hydrocarbon exploration in 18 areas off its southern coast to companies including Exxon Mobil Corp, Total SA , YPF SA and Royal Dutch Shell Plc, the government said on Friday....
04:00, 05/18/2019

South Texas oil producer 1776 Energy up for sale Privately held 1776 Energy Operators LLC told Reuters on Friday it would put itself up for sale, after sources familiar with the South Texas-focused oil and gas producer said they expected it to be valued at around $1.5 billion, including debt....
04:00, 05/18/2019

The Late Show's Jon Batiste sings us a questionably useful Game Of Thrones recap With Sunday’s no-doubt epic (and some-doubt satisfying) Game Of Thrones finale coming at us this Sunday, some people are scrambling to catch up, rewatch, and otherwise cram in preparation. And, sure, it’s theoretically possible to catch up on every s...
04:16, 05/18/2019

Wearing Saffron Robes, PM Modi Meditates In Cave During Kedarnath Visit Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a two-day visit to Uttarakhand, was photographed meditating in a holy cave near Kedarnath. Earlier today, the prime minister also offered his prayers at the......
04:32, 05/18/2019

India Offers Sri Lanka Full Support To Fight 'Jihadi Terrorism' India has offered full support to Sri Lanka in dealing with the common threat of "Jihadi terrorism" following the deadly Easter Sunday suicide bombings that killed nearly 260 people, including 11......
04:32, 05/18/2019

Sleepless England Batsman Scores Century After Daughter's Hospitalisation Ahead of the game, Roy had to spend the entire night in hospital with his wife because of his daughter's illness and was sleep-deprived before the match....
04:48, 05/18/2019

Put down the gamepad, these are the best tabletop board games for video gamers From dungeon crawling to zombies to Prohibition-era ghostbusting, these tabletop games combine traditional real-world cards and dice with companion apps and video game themes....
05:00, 05/18/2019

Ibrahimovic banned for violent conduct in LA Galaxy victory "LA Galaxy striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic was handed a two-game ban for violent conduct after he grabbed New York City goalkeeper Sean Johnson by the neck in their 2-0 MLS win last Saturday."...
05:00, 05/18/2019

Environmental laws waived for border barriers TUCSON – The United States government is moving forward with building barriers along the southern border in Arizona and California. The Department of Homeland Security recently waived 41 laws to help make that possible. Some say this will negat...
05:16, 05/18/2019

U of A researchers: 5 to 10 years from implementing mosquito ‘birth control’ TUCSON- Researchers say they have invented a “birth control” for mosquitoes, and say they could implement the treatment as early as 2024. Dr. Roger Miesfeld at the University of Arizona has been working on the project with his team for mo...
05:16, 05/18/2019

U.S. embassy issues Indonesia security alert ahead of election results The U.S. embassy in Jakarta has issued a security alert ahead of election results due on Wednesday, as Indonesian authorities have arrested nearly 30 suspected militants, including some who police say are able to detonate bombs using Wi-Fi networks....
05:32, 05/18/2019

Will Game of Thrones Redeem Daenerys Targaryen? All good things must come to an end, even things you once previously thought were good and are not finding problematic. That's not to say everybody feels that way about Game of Thrones, but......
05:48, 05/18/2019

What Does It Really Mean to Be 6 Weeks Pregnant? So-called ‘heartbeat’ legislation restricting abortion as early as six weeks into pregnancy has started a conversation about when most women actually learn that they’re pregnant....
05:48, 05/18/2019

B&O's refreshed Beoplay H9 headphones come with monster battery life and Google Assistant After (narrowly) beating Apple to the punch with super-expensive "truly wireless" earbuds supporting wireless charging functionality, Bang & Olufsen is shifting its attention to the premium Beoplay line of wireless over-ear headphones to release a re...
06:00, 05/18/2019

Robinson Cano’s loafing strikes again — and Mets are the victims MIAMI — Robinson Cano’s penchant for loafing from the batter’s box bit him and the Mets in the backside Friday night. The veteran second baseman, not knowing the number of outs, jogged from the box on the grounder he hit to pitcher Adam Conley in the...
06:48, 05/18/2019

Irish ambassador: ‘We have a very strong relationship with Argentina’ Ireland’s Ambassador to Argentina Jackie O’Halloran on bilateral relations, the impact of Brexit and the push to legalise abortion on both sides of the Atlantic....
07:16, 05/18/2019

Courtney Cox shares early Friends photo from before show aired A throwback photo shared by Friends actress Courtney Cox has racked up more than a million likes on Instagram as the fans reminisced about the mega-hit comedy series....
07:32, 05/18/2019

Le Pen predicts 'historic' win for far right in EU elections AfD leader Joerg Meuthen and France's Marine Le Pen were among those rallying in Italy in support of Matteo Salvini's new alliance of Europe's nationalist parties ahead of the EU elections. Austria's FPÖ stayed away....
08:32, 05/18/2019

Sea-Watch group challenges Italy’s ban on entering waters MILAN (AP) — Italy has allowed migrant families rescued at sea by the humanitarian group Sea-Watch to be transferred to the southern Italian island of Lampedusa, but is refusing landfall to others. Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said Saturday that ...
08:48, 05/18/2019

Sudan’s army says talks to be resumed with protesters KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan’s ruling generals say they will resume talks with opposition leaders behind the protests that drove President Omar al-Bashir from power last month over a transfer of power to civilian rule. The military council says...
08:48, 05/18/2019

Straight into Summer It’s as if the season didn’t miss a beat moving from spring into summer this year. The only problem is, it arrived 5 weeks early. Even meteorological summer doesn’t begin for another two weeks! If only grumpy cat were alive to see this.  With the sum...
08:48, 05/18/2019

WeWork lost $1.9 billion last year, but it's considering going public The We Company, parent company of WeWork, is the latest in a string of richly valued start-ups set to go public this year. But though it is valued at $47 billion, it's far from turning a profit. Instead, it's hemorrhaging cash....
09:00, 05/18/2019

Pete Buttigieg not impressed with Trump’s approval of his same-sex marriage Pete Buttigieg dismissed President Trump’s approval of the Democratic presidential candidate’s same-sex marriage. “That’s nice,” Buttigieg sarcastically said of Trump’s recent remark. “They’re paying lip service to the idea of — lik...
09:32, 05/18/2019

Tweet prompts Canadian museum to recognize genocide against indigenous people A single tweet appeared to prompt a prominent Canadian museum to change its stance on the country’s historic treatment of indigenous people. The shift from the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg — which now says the country’s tr...
09:32, 05/18/2019

France's Le Pen predicts historic vote for populist parties The leader of France's far-right National Rally is predicting that a group of like-minded right-wing populists will achieve "an historic feat" in next week's Europe-wide elections....
09:32, 05/18/2019

No longer in the dark: Navajo Nation homes get electricity KAIBETO, Ariz. (AP) — A project to connect homes on the country’s largest American Indian reservation to the electric grid is wrapping up. Utility crews from across the U.S. have volunteered their time from March through May to hook up about 30...
09:48, 05/18/2019

Formula E's Self-Funded Documentary Will Debut At Cannes Way back in 2013 while attending the first WEC race at the Circuit of the Americas, a representative of Michelin asked me what I thought of the electric racing series that was set to debut the following year, called Formula E....
10:48, 05/18/2019

Administration projecting higher cost for migrants’ care WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has told lawmakers that it probably will cost more to care for migrants crossing into the United States from Mexico than the $2.9 billion in emergency money requested just two weeks ago. The White House has ...
11:16, 05/18/2019

Austria chancellor calls elections after coalition collapse Austria's vice chancellor has resigned after footage of him seeming to offer lucrative German contracts to a potential Russian benefactor were published in newspapers this week....
11:16, 05/18/2019

Man City thrash Watford to win FA Cup Final as Raheem Sterling hits Wembley double Some felt Manchester City might struggle to exert greater domestic dominance than when breaking the 100-point barrier in winning the Premier League title last season....
12:00, 05/18/2019

Star Wars: Outer Rim review—Piloting as Han or Boba Fett could use more thrills Enlarge / The game's player board. Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. One of the defining aspects of Star Wars is its dramatic sense of adv...
12:32, 05/18/2019

Arnold Schwarzenegger Is Dropkicked in the Back by an "Idiot" at South Africa Event Arnold Schwarzenegger was attacked by a man he later called an "idiot" while on a trip to South Africa on Saturday, but he didn't even know it until he went online. A viral......
12:48, 05/18/2019

Poker In Red Dead Online Is Not Available Everywhere Due To Regional Laws Red Dead Online’s latest update was filled with some fan requested features and items, like ponchos and new missions. But the activity that most fans were excited to try out was poker. Unfortunately, depending on where you live you might not be able ...
13:00, 05/18/2019

Dia Simms, force behind Sean 'Diddy' Combs' vast empire, reveals how to make it in a man's world Dia Simms, president of Sean Combs' sprawling business empire, says to this day there are times Combs is the only one in the room who doesn't expect her to fetch coffee. She is on a mission to change conditions for all women in the workplac...
13:32, 05/18/2019

Kevin Durant ticked off by harsh Warriors’ narrative Kevin Durant’s mysterious injury and curious future initiated the narrative. By taking down the Houston Rockets without him and becoming two wins from their fifth Finals in a row, the Golden State Warriors only fueled it. Then Seth Curry, of co...
13:32, 05/18/2019

David Byrne is bringing his American Utopia to Broadway David Byrne is no stranger to the stage; in addition to obviously theatrical productions like Jonathan Demme’s landmark concert film Stop Making Sense, the former Talking Heads frontman has written music for a number of operas and musicals over the y...
13:32, 05/18/2019

Eurovision 2019 live stream: how to watch the song contest from anywhere - songs and judging The 2019 Eurovision Song Contest is finally here in all it's camp glory. For some it's a guilty pleasure, for others it's an excuse to get all your mates round and embrace the sequins and general madness. The Tel Aviv Convention Centre...
14:00, 05/18/2019

SIT To Probe Man's Killing In Jammu Town, Curfew Continues For Third Day A five-member special investigation team (SIT) was constituted on Saturday to probe the death of a man in firing at Jammu and Kashmir's Bhaderwah Valley which triggered violent protests, forcing......
14:48, 05/18/2019

BJP's "Delhi Voter" Mukul Roy Has To Leave Bengal During Polls: Trinamool Trinamool Congress on Saturday urged the Election Commission to direct Mukul Roy to leave the constituencies in West Bengal that are set to go to polls on May 19, stating that the BJP leader is a......
14:48, 05/18/2019

UK's Brexit Party maintains big lead in EU election poll Nigel Farage's new Brexit Party has kept a big lead over both the ruling Conservative Party and the opposition Labour Party in a poll on voting intentions for the European elections....
14:48, 05/18/2019

Austrian president says snap election needed, details open Austrian president Alexander Van der Bellen on Saturday said a snap election was necessary after the leader of the far-right Freedom Party stepped down as vice chancellor....
14:48, 05/18/2019

Pep Guardiola infuriated by financial fair play question after FA Cup win • Guardiola: ‘Do you know the question you’re asking me?’ • City coach says this is one of his best ever seasonsPep Guardiola was infuriated in the immediate aftermath of Manchester City’s historic domestic treble when asked by a reporter if he was b...
15:16, 05/18/2019

Manchester City 6-0 Watford: FA Cup final player ratings Bernardo Silva was brilliant throughout in tandem with David Silva, while Abdoulaye Doucouré floundered opposite themEderson Superb. Yet again. Rushed out brilliantly to block Pereyra’s effort and later made one header from near centre-circle. The Br...
15:16, 05/18/2019

Manchester City 6-0 Watford: FA Cup final – as it happened Rampant Manchester City wrapped up an unprecedented domestic treble by slaughtering Watford at WembleyRead Daniel Taylor’s match report from the final 7.47pm BST Daniel Taylor, our chief football correspondent, was at Wembley, from where he filed th...
15:16, 05/18/2019

Teen finds prehistoric mastodon jaw in southern Iowa _____ IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A teen searching for arrowheads in southern Iowa found something much bigger: the prehistoric jawbone of a mastodon. The Iowa City Press-Citizen reports that the 30-inch bone belonged to a juvenile mastodon, an elephant-l...
15:32, 05/18/2019

SpaceX is suing the government once again, but the reason is a secret In a motion filed with the Court of Federal Claims Friday, the company said the privacy was necessary because the suit contains “confidential and proprietary information and source selection information not appropriate for release to the public.”...
15:48, 05/18/2019

‘I get the same intel:’ Iran threat exaggerated by GOP hawks, Rep. Gallego says "What I saw was a lot of misinterpretation and wanting conflict coming from the administration and intelligence community," the Arizona Democrat said after receiving a classified briefing....
15:48, 05/18/2019

'Jersey Shore' star Ronnie Ortiz-Magro's ex-girlfriend arrested for domestic battery “Jersey Shore” star Ronnie Ortiz-Magro’s on-again-off-again girlfriend has been arrested, accused of battering him. Nathan Rousseau Smith has the story.        ...
15:48, 05/18/2019

Canada vows 'full steam ahead' on ratifying trade pact after U.S. lifts metals tariffs Canada will move quickly to ratify the new North American trade pact, Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said on Saturday, a day after the United States agreed to lift tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum....
16:00, 05/18/2019

Warndu Mai's wallaby shanks recipe Wallaby has a stronger flavour than kangaroo but both are a hearty dish – or swap for lamb shanksThis recipe can be made using kangaroo or wallaby shanks; both are equally delicious. Wallaby has a stronger gamey flavour than kangaroo and the best pla...
16:00, 05/18/2019

Netherlands wins Eurovision as the UK drops to the bottom The Netherlands triumphed at a glitzy Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv, Israel, taking home the crown after a typically kitsch and occasionally political show in Tel Aviv....
16:16, 05/18/2019

Former Oregon football star stops school shooting Keanon Lowe, a former wide receiver at the University of Oregon, tackled a student carrying a shotgun through the hallway at Parkrose High School in Portland....
17:00, 05/18/2019

Labour panics as remain voters switch to Liberal Democrats Polls makes Vince Cable’s party the favourite for remainers and puts it in first place in LondonSenior Labour figures were engaged in a desperate battle to shore up the party’s support on Saturday night, amid warnings that its stance on Brexit was he...
17:48, 05/18/2019

Antonio Banderas: I had to kill my old self for Almodóvar role Actor says making Pain and Glory about director’s life helped him reassess his careerAntonio Banderas has described how he had to “kill” his former self to play the role of an ageing film director modelled on Pedro Almodóvar for the director’s new fi...
17:48, 05/18/2019

Keir Starmer blames 'wannabe Tory leaders' for Brexit talks failure Shadow Brexit secretary says impasse could be broken by allowing confirmatory voteThe shadow Brexit secretary, Keir Starmer, has blamed “wannabe Tory leaders” for the breakdown of cross-party talks as he renewed his call for a second referendum on le...
17:48, 05/18/2019

Bernie Sanders’s Education Plan Laments Rise of Charter Schools In a 10-point declaration of his education policy priorities, the Vermont senator framed efforts to curtail charter schools as a means to “desegregate” public education....
18:00, 05/18/2019

White Sox beat Blue Jays 4-1, game halted by rain in 5th Lucas Giolito threw five solid innings, Leury Garcia homered and the Chicago White Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-1 Saturday in a game stopped after 4 1/2 innings because of rain....
18:00, 05/18/2019

MH370 researcher believes three hijackers 'still alive' after mid-air TAKEOVER A TRIO of hijackers who allegedly took over flight MH370 may still be alive five years after the plane went missing, according to claims made in a new book....
18:32, 05/18/2019

Trump expected to pardon Navy SEAL accused of war crimes President Trump is preparing to pardon Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher and other members of armed forces accused of war crimes, according to a published report....
19:00, 05/18/2019

Elizabeth Olsen Once Auditioned to Be On Game of Thrones and it Didn't Go Well The mother of dragons could've looked a lot different and it might have been Elizabeth Olsen singing a song of ice and fire. The Avengers: Infinity Wars star revealed in an interview......
19:00, 05/18/2019

Horse racing-Horse throws rider in Preakness won by War of Will War of Will, running along the rail, won the Preakness Stakes at Baltimore's Pimlico Race Course on Saturday in a Triple Crown race with a riderless horse....
19:16, 05/18/2019

Alonso misses qualifying for Indy 500 on first day Former Formula One world champion Fernando Alonso will need a clutch run on Sunday to qualify for the Indianapolis 500 on May 26 after he failed to seal a guaranteed spot on Saturday....
19:16, 05/18/2019

Woman accused of killing pregnant teen, cutting baby from womb faked pregnancy: prosecutors Chicago prosecutors have revealed new details in the gruesome killing of a young pregnant woman and the theft of her baby from her womb, according to a report Saturday....
19:48, 05/18/2019

Saudi minister denies activist Baghdadi faced any Saudi threat A senior Saudi official denied the authorities posed any threat to prominent Palestinian human rights campaigner Iyad al-Baghdadi, who has said the Norwegian security services warned him of a threat against him from Saudi Arabia....
20:00, 05/18/2019

Saudi Arabia says does not want war but ready to respond with 'all strength' Saudi Arabia will do its best to avoid war in the region but stands ready to respond with "all strength and determination," following last week's attacks on Saudi oil tankers and installations, a senior official said on Sunday....
20:00, 05/18/2019

KISS frontman gives rare Pentagon briefing As the frontman of KISS, Gene Simmons occupies rarefied air — a rock star who entertains arenas filled with adoring fans. On Thursday, Simmons joined another exclusive club, conducting only the second on-camera press briefing at the Department of De...
20:00, 05/18/2019

How the weed-loving CEO of a Bitcoin firm partied his way to jail When Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, the twin brothers who famously feuded with Mark Zuckerberg over the creation of Facebook, attended a 2012 meeting about Bitcoin, they expected a professional overview of investment opportunities in the new cryptocur...
20:16, 05/18/2019

Bryce Harper Mashed A Tater Over The Damn Batter's Eye Bryce Harper’s been having a rough go of it lately. He’s been a semi-regular subject of the Philadelphia faithful’s boo birds, and is hitting a less-than-impressive .222/.363/.430 slash line. He’s also striking out a shit ton. Yet, there’s still a r...
20:16, 05/18/2019

Mom claims her 15-year-old son was targeted in fatal shooting The grieving mother of a 15-year-old who was fatally shot in the head in Harlem insisted Saturday that her son’s shooters “meant to kill him.” “My son was a good boy,” said devastated Dawn Bluford, 47, whose son, Jeremiah Draper, suffered a life-endi...
20:32, 05/18/2019

Rarely-used LIRR train ‘wasn’t thought through enough,’ say residents In yet another stunning example of LIRR waste, the MTA-managed line in March started running a single train car -- staffed with up to three employees -- to link eight of the Hamptons poshest towns....
20:32, 05/18/2019

Bolivia’s Morales begins bid for 4th term despite complaints Cheered by thousands of supporters in Bolivia’s coca-growing Chapare region, President Evo Morales began his campaign for his third consecutive re-election amid opposition assertions that the constitution prohibits him from running again...
20:48, 05/18/2019

Morrison thanks Australians for surprise election victory SYDNEY (AP) — Prime Minister Scott Morrison has thanked “all Australians” for returning his conservative coalition to power in a shock general election result, and has vowed to get straight back to work. While the opposition center-left L...
22:00, 05/18/2019

Green, Warriors beat Blazers for 3-0 lead in West finals PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Draymond Green had 20 points, 13 rebounds and 12 assists, and the Golden State Warriors beat the Portland Trail Blazers 110-99 on Saturday night for a 3-0 lead in the Western Conference finals. Green had his seventh career posts...
22:00, 05/18/2019

Adam Scott just couldn’t replicate excellence Adam Scott slept on the best round of the second day at the PGA Championship, but awoke Saturday and just couldn’t replicate it. The 38-year-old Australian could not carry momentum from his 64 on Friday and shot a third-round 72 at Bethpage Black, dr...
22:32, 05/18/2019

Alec Baldwin’s Donald Trump sings ‘Don’t Stop Me Now’ spoof on ‘SNL’ cold open Trump is joined by parodies of Hope Hicks, Sarah Sanders, Mike Pence and Kanye West, among others, as they switch up the lyrics of the classic song to describe Trump's year in general....
23:00, 05/18/2019

Deontay Wilder KOs Dominic Breazeale in first round to defend heavyweight belt Deontay Wilder knocked out Dominic Breazeale with an overpowering right hand in the first round to defend his heavyweight title.        ...
23:32, 05/18/2019

Florida Tech wins its first women’s golf national title in last match before the team is eliminated Florida Tech wins the NCAA Division II Women's Golf Championship after being told in February that the team would be dissolved next year.        ...
23:32, 05/18/2019

Asia Bibi Left Pakistan But Others Remain On Death Row For Blasphemy One prisoner is an illiterate Christian street cleaner who got into an argument with a Muslim friend while they were out drinking. Another is a US-trained university professor whose liberal Facebook......
23:32, 05/18/2019

NASA's Astrobee cube robot completes first hardware tests in space NASA just inched closer to having robots take care of spacecraft. The agency recently completed its first hardware checkouts for Bumble (above), one of three Astrobee robots that will research automated caretaking aboard the International Space Stat...
00:48, 05/19/2019

Activist hacking declined 95 percent since 2015 Have you noticed a conspicuous absence of hacktivist attacks lately? You're not the only one. IBM's X-Force has published data showing that activist hacks dropped 95 percent since 2015, falling from a peak of 35 known incidents to just tw...
00:48, 05/19/2019

Eurovision bosses investigate Iceland's Palestine banner demonstration during final in Israel Iceland's Eurovision performers could face disciplinary action from the event's organisers after holding up Palestinian banners during the final in Israel....
01:16, 05/19/2019

Meghan Markle-Prince Harry pal George Clooney jokes about sharing birthday with baby Archie George Clooney isn't too thrilled he shares a special day with Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s newborn son Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor — a birthday. ...
01:16, 05/19/2019

Red ahead: the lip colour for everyone Red lipstick will suit you, if you find the right one. Plus, skincare for pigmentation problems, and body treatments to make you glowI accept – as sacrilegious as it is – that some women simply don’t like red lipstick. What I won’t accept is that it ...
02:00, 05/19/2019

France's Macron forced to curb his ambitions for Europe French President Emmanuel Macron sees himself as Europe's savior and next week's European Parliament elections as a make-or-break moment for the beleaguered European Union....
02:32, 05/19/2019

"Modi Will Go, Good Days Of People Will Come", Says Misa Bharti Misa Bharti is contesting theelection from the Pataliputra constituency, where she faces sitting parliamentarian (and former RJD leader) Ram Kripal Yadav of the BJP...
02:48, 05/19/2019

103-Year-Old Woman Casts Her Vote In Tamil Nadu's Sulur A 103-year-old woman was among the early voters this morning as polling began at around 7 am in Tamil Nadu's Sulur, one of the four assembly seats in the state where by-elections are being held today....
02:48, 05/19/2019

Columbine school shooting survivor found dead at home A man who survived the 1999 Columbine school shooting and later became an advocate for fighting addiction has been found dead at his home in Colorado....
03:16, 05/19/2019

Diabetes Diet: 4 Desi Diabetic-Friendly Breakfasts You Can Try At Home Our Indian breakfast dishes have the reputation of being carb-dense, but there are so many desi dishes that can help you kickstart your day on a healthy note....
03:48, 05/19/2019

Blame it on Bieber: Iceland canyon too popular with visitors FJADRÁRGLJÚFUR, Iceland (AP) — With one magical video, Justin Bieber has made a pristine Icelandic canyon famous around the world. And that’s the problem. Icelandic environmental officials have had to close off the Fjadrárgljúfur canyon to prot...
04:00, 05/19/2019

Lillard stays cold vs. Warriors' 'wall of defense' Damian Lillard's struggles continued in Saturday's Game 3, in which he missed 13 of his 18 shots from the field and scored 19 points in a 110-99 loss to the Warriors....
04:00, 05/19/2019

|Zimbabwetosupplyinterbankmarketwith$500monMonday Zimbabwe will supply the interbank foreign exchange market with $500m on Monday as its tries to resuscitate a currency trading system implemented in February that’s been plagued by a lack of liquidity...
04:32, 05/19/2019

Zandvoort WTCR: Yvan Muller takes first pole with Cyan's Lynk & Co Yvan Muller claimed his first pole position in Cyan Racing's Lynk & Co 03 with a stunning lap in Sunday's second World Touring Car Cup qualifying session at Zandvoort...
04:32, 05/19/2019

How Brooks Koepka morphed into best golfer in the world Other than the hulking PGA Tour player with the Popeye biceps bursting from his golf shirts, the intimidating, stoic Terminator expression piercing from under the brim of his cap and the guy who’s going to win the PGA Championship Sunday at Bethpage ...
04:48, 05/19/2019

Suzuki Gixxer SF 250 Images Leaked Ahead Of Launch Tomorrow The Suzuki Gixxer SF 250 is one of the more awaited launches for the year. While we did bring you the technical specifications on the motorcycle early this month, leaked images have now surfaced......
05:16, 05/19/2019

Economic Fears Drove Australia's Surprise Election Result Australian conservative Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s surprise come-from-behind win in national elections was fueled by a campaign that focused on fears that economic and climate policies pledged by center-left opponents would end the world’s longe...
05:32, 05/19/2019

Opera Reborn 3: No modern browser is perfect, but this may be as close as it gets When Opera Software unveiled a new look and feel for its browser earlier this year, the company made a big deal of the impending changes. "We put Web content at center stage," the Opera team declared on its blog. And early previews of the design appe...
06:32, 05/19/2019

Saturday Night Live: Paul Rudd affable, Trump cold open laughable The finale fitted the season: some good ideas, Kate McKinnon shining, a sincere message let down by a previous misstepThe season finale opens with a message from Alec Baldwin’s Trump. He’s excited for summer, when he’ll get to indulge in activities h...
07:16, 05/19/2019

Madonna was excruciating: what we learned from Eurovision 2019 The Eurovision bandwagon will touch down in the Netherlands in 2020, but what wisdom have we found? And so it is over for another year, and the Eurovision bandwagon heads off to the Netherlands in 2020. But here are a few of the things we learned fro...
07:16, 05/19/2019

'Staggeringly silly': critics tear apart Jacob Rees-Mogg's new book AN Wilson describes Tory MP’s book about eminent Victorians as ‘morally repellent’Adoring colleagues on the right of the Conservative party hang on Jacob Rees-Mogg’s every word in the House of Commons, considering him one of Brexit’s foremost rhetori...
07:16, 05/19/2019

Opinion: New Draymond Green no longer 'disgusting' as Warriors chase another NBA title Draymond Green seems calmer, more focused on the floor as the Golden State Warriors chase their third consecutive NBA championship.        ...
07:32, 05/19/2019

Kompany leaving Man City after 11 trophy-filled seasons Vincent Kompany says he is leaving Manchester City after 11 seasons during which he has been a pillar behind the club's rise as the major force in English soccer        ...
07:32, 05/19/2019

Hospital didn’t alert cops in case of baby ripped from slain mom’s womb, authorities allege CHICAGO — Police and Illinois’ child welfare agency say staff at a Chicago-area hospital didn’t alert them after determining that a bloodied woman who arrived with a gravely ill newborn had not just given birth to the baby boy, as she cla...
08:00, 05/19/2019

Ah, Gleek Out! Celebrate Glee's 10-Year Anniversary By Voting for Your Favorite OG Character Gleeks get your slushies out to celebrate, because today marks the 10-year anniversary of the show. On May 19, 2009, Glee's pilot episode first aired and we were given our first look......
08:32, 05/19/2019

TRD Has the Carbon Aero and 19" Wheels You Want For Your Supra This weekend marked a gathering called “The Supra Is Back To Japan Fes” a gathering of Supra enthusiasts celebrating the return of the Toyota sports car. Doing their part, TRD used this event as an opportunity to display a new Supra with the carbon a...
08:48, 05/19/2019

European mainstream politicians see hope in downfall of Austrian far right leader Politicians from Europe's mainstream parties called on voters to stand against the far right, after a video sting brought down the leader of Austria's Freedom Party, hurting the momentum of nationalists days before a European parliamentary election....
09:16, 05/19/2019

‘Game of Thrones’ finale: Who will kill the Mad Queen? The mass slaughter of innocents at King’s Landing by Daenerys (Emilia Clarke) in the penultimate episode of “Game of Thrones” Season 8 begs the question: who will kill Mad Queen Daenerys? She’s so desperate to rule from the Iron Throne but her innate...
09:16, 05/19/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019 schedule: Full fixtures and results The 2019 Cricket World Cup takes place in England and Wales this summer, with the ten finest one-day sides on the planet battling it out to be crowned champions....
09:16, 05/19/2019

On Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's Anniversary, A Peek Into Wedding Album One year ago today, Duke and Duchess of Sussex - Prince Harry and Meghan Markle walked hand in hand as the world watched the couple wed in a glittering ceremony at St George's Chapel in Windsor......
09:16, 05/19/2019

Trump May Pardon Military Men Accused Or Convicted Of War Crimes: Report US President Donald Trump has asked for files to be prepared on pardoning several U.S. military members accused of or convicted of war crimes, including one slated to stand trial on charges of......
09:16, 05/19/2019

Romney: Mueller report did not show obstruction, 'I don't think impeachment is the right way to go' Soon after Rep. Justin Amash, R-Mich., went against the GOP consensus by claiming President Trump committed "impeachable conduct" in the form of obstruction of justice, another known Trump critic took the opposite position....
09:16, 05/19/2019

Marquez extends championship lead with French GP win "Honda\u0027s world champion Marc Marquez won the French Grand Prix at Le Mans on Sunday for his third victory in the last four races to extend his lead at the top of the MotoGP standings."...
09:32, 05/19/2019

Walking for weight loss: Three tips to help you boost calorie count and burn body fat WALKING is a great way to lose weight and improve overall health – here are three tips on how to boost calorie count and burn body fat for weight loss....
09:48, 05/19/2019

Bomb hits tourist bus in Egypt near Giza Pyramids CAIRO — A roadside bomb hit a tourist bus on Sunday near the Giza Pyramids, wounding at least 17 people including tourists, Egyptian officials said. The officials said the bus was traveling on a road close to the under-construction Grand Egyptian Mus...
10:00, 05/19/2019

How To Check Provident Fund Account Balance Online Provident fund account balance: Retirement fund body EPFO or Employees' Provident Fund Organisation allows EPF subscribers to access their passbook - which contains information on their account......
10:32, 05/19/2019

Norman Lear on Why Archie Bunker Is More Relevant Than Ever Norman Lear, father of modern sitcoms, discusses comedy and human nature on the eve of ABC’s live re-creation of “All in the Family” and “The Jeffersons.”...
11:16, 05/19/2019

Moments from the Preakness Stakes War of Will, the victim in the Kentucky Derby, was the hero of Saturday's Preakness Stakes at Pimlico in Baltimore, winning the second jewel of the Triple Crown with a rail-skimming move in the stretch run....
11:48, 05/19/2019

Bank staff flagged Trump, Kushner transactions for watchdog -NYTimes Anti-money laundering specialists at Deutsche Bank AG recommended in 2016 and 2017 that multiple transactions involving entities controlled by President Donald Trump and his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, be reported to a federal financial-crimes watchdo...
11:48, 05/19/2019

The Latest: US conducts navy exercises in Arabian Sea The Latest on developments in the Persian Gulf region and elsewhere in the Mideast amid heightened tensions between the U.S. and Iran (all times local): 6:50 p.m....
12:00, 05/19/2019

Alcantara pitches 2-hitter, Miami beats reeling Mets 3-0 MIAMI (AP) — Sandy Alcantara threw a two-hitter in a pitching duel with Noah Syndergaard, and the Miami Marlins beat the reeling New York Mets 3-0 Sunday to complete a three-game sweep. A day after being shut out on just one hit, the Mets lost their ...
12:32, 05/19/2019

Temple memorial to Florida shooting victims to be burned CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) — A temple built as a memorial to the 17 victims of a Florida high school mass shooting is to be burned to the ground in a symbolic gesture of healing. The “Temple of Time” public art installation will be set on f...
12:32, 05/19/2019

Voters in Switzerland approve stronger gun control laws by nearly two-thirds despite resistance Switzerland's public broadcaster said more than 63% of voters nationwide agreed to align with European Union firearms rules adopted two years ago.        ...
13:00, 05/19/2019

Red Dead Online Is Filled With Massive Piles Of Dead And Burned Horses Red Dead Online players jumping into the game yesterday and today have discovered something terrible and strange: Piles of burned horse carcasses outside some towns, like Valentine. Many are surprised to find these piles and it seems to be the result...
13:00, 05/19/2019

Billionaire pledges to pay student debt for 2019 class at historic black college Robert Smith makes pledge to eliminate students’ debt estimated at $40m at Morehouse, Martin Luther King’s alma materDelivering the commencement address at Morehouse College in Atlanta, the alma mater of Martin Luther King Jr, the billionaire technol...
13:32, 05/19/2019

Young Child Demonstrates Impressive Pigeon-Throwing Abilities To Confused, Scared Onlookers Pigeons don’t have a whole lot of real-world applications outside of being the animal that Burger King probably gets the meat for their chicken nuggets from. But thanks to this adorable child, we now know that if you have quick enough hands, you can ...
14:00, 05/19/2019

Titans’ Kevin Byard, Logan Ryan help pay funeral costs for mother of female football star Titans' Logan Ryan and Kevin Byard to help pay funeral costs for the mother of Toni Harris, a female football start who signed with Central Methodist.        ...
14:48, 05/19/2019

Brooks Koepka was in no mood for kisses from girlfriend Jena Sims before PGA Championship's final round Girlfriend Jena Sims wanted to give Brooks Koepka a good luck kiss before Sunday's final round. Nope.        ...
14:48, 05/19/2019

This photo of Kyler Murray led to more speculation about his height Kyler Murray looked shorter than former Okalhoma teammate and current Baltimore Ravens receiver Marquise Brown, who is listed at 5-foot-9.        ...
14:48, 05/19/2019

Guerrero Jr. homers again, Blue Jays beat White Sox 5-2 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit another home run, Danny Jansen and Billy McKinney also connected and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Chicago White Sox 5-2        ...
14:48, 05/19/2019

Nani, Akindele help Orlando City beat FC Cincinnati 5-1 Luís Carlos "Nani" Almeida da Cunha and Tesho Akindele each scored twice and Orlando City beat FC Cincinnati 5-1 to snap a four-game winless streak, including three consecutive losses        ...
14:48, 05/19/2019

Sudanese military and opposition resume talks after street violence Sudan's ruling military council said it had restarted talks late on Sunday with an alliance of protest and opposition groups that is pushing for a civilian-led transition to democracy....
14:48, 05/19/2019

After firing, rehiring James Gunn says he’s a better person LOS ANGELES (AP) — After being fired and then rehired from “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3” in less than a year over controversial old tweets, writer-director James Gunn says that he’s a better person than he was a year ago. Gunn te...
15:00, 05/19/2019

‘The Lighthouse,’ with Robert Pattinson, illuminates Cannes CANNES, France (AP) — Robert Pattinson says that making the turn-of-the-century nautical psychodrama “The Lighthouse” involved some of the most terrifying work he’s ever done. “The Lighthouse” premiered Sunday in the Can...
15:00, 05/19/2019

AI Chip Boom Lifts, Tests Nvidia Nvidia is facing new threats to its market dominance in chips built for artificial intelligence as rivals enter the race to power everything from customer-service chatbots to robotic lawn mowers....
15:32, 05/19/2019

"If Iran Wants To Fight, That Will Be Official End Of It": Donald Trump US President Donald Trump issued a stern warning to Iran on Sunday, suggesting that if the Islamic republic attacks American interests, it will be destroyed....
15:48, 05/19/2019

Brazil officials report ‘massacre’; media say 11 dead at bar The G1 news website says police reported that seven gunmen opened fire on a bar. G1 says police also report one wounded in the attack.        ...
16:16, 05/19/2019

Game of Thrones finale: who will sit on the Iron Throne? Follow the action – live Will Daenerys, Jon Snow, Arya Stark and Tyrion make it out alive? Join us as the biggest show on Earth bows out. Warning: there will be spoilers 12.12am BST Now, my head is telling me that we all understand this, but my heart is well aware that about...
16:32, 05/19/2019

Fine, Michelle Rodriguez will do another Fast And Furious movie Back in 2017, Michelle Rodriguez declared that she’s done with the Fast And Furious series unless the producers commit showing “some love to the women of the franchise on the next one,” a reference to the fact that the series has a bad habit of killi...
16:48, 05/19/2019

Alonso fails to qualify as Pagenaud takes Indy pole Former Formula One world champion Fernando Alonso narrowly failed to qualify for the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday as France's Simon Pagenaud took pole position for the May 26 race....
16:48, 05/19/2019

Thruxton BTCC: Jordan leads Turkington in WSR BMW one-two BMW driver Andrew Jordan eased to a second British Touring Car Championship win at Thruxton, leading from lights to flag over WSR team-mate Colin Turkington...
16:48, 05/19/2019

DOE slacking on Jewish, Muslim dietary options at schools: councilman A free-lunch pilot program for Jewish and Muslim city school kids with religious dietary restrictions has been plagued by delays, two politicians charge....
17:00, 05/19/2019

Harry and Meghan share behind-the-scenes pictures of wedding The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have shared behind-the-scenes images from their big day at Windsor Castle as they celebrate their first wedding anniversary....
17:16, 05/19/2019

This is the Aaron Hicks the Yankees have been waiting for Aaron Hicks has been back playing games in a Yankees uniform since Wednesday. On Sunday, he delivered a glimpse of the real Aaron Hicks — the one the Yankees signed to a seven-year, $70 million extension in February. The center fielder crushed his fi...
17:32, 05/19/2019

English far-right rally, protesters clash Police officers say arrests will be made after violence broke out at a campaign rally for the British far-right activist and founder of the English Defence League, Tommy Robinson....
17:32, 05/19/2019

Mediator: Social Media Pollution, a Huge Problem in the Last Election, Could Be Worse in 2020 As a candidate, Donald Trump promoted a mystery Twitter account that falsely portrayed a protester as an ISIS terrorist. Nothing stops him from doing it again....
17:48, 05/19/2019

Finally Get a Good Night's Sleep With One of These Discounted Sound Machines Do you feel like you’re struggling to fall asleep every night? It can be hard for our brains to just shut off at the end of a long day. If you’re constantly tossing and turning, you might want to test out a sound machine. Luckily, you can take your p...
18:00, 05/19/2019

Afghan working women still face perils at home and office Minutes before Mena Mangal, a prominent Afghan journalist and parliamentary adviser, was shot dead by two men in Kabul, she had slammed the door of her parent's home after reminding them to pay the neighborhood shopkeeper 15 Afghanis (20 cents)....
18:16, 05/19/2019

Schumer asks government to probe rail tech from China U.S. Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer is asking the federal government to investigate if a plan for new subway cars in New York City, designed by a Chinese state-owned firm, could pose a threat to national security....
18:32, 05/19/2019

NBA notebook: Warriors, Blazers both enter Game 4 banged up Though the Golden State Warriors have won all three games of the Western Conference finals thus far against Portland, the series is taking its toll on both teams....
19:32, 05/19/2019

Johnson completes runner-up grand slam at PGA Championship Dustin Johnson narrowly missed out on winning his second career major at the PGA Championship on Sunday but in doing so he joined some very select company by completing the career runner-up grand slam....
19:32, 05/19/2019

Forward or backward? Decision time in the EU The elections for the European Parliament at the end of May will decide the EU's future course: A return to nationalism or more integration to increase its global strength? Bernd Riegert reports from Brussels....
20:00, 05/19/2019

Swiss voters favor tightening gun laws Swiss voters overwhelmingly voted to bring the country's gun laws into line with EU legislation. The country's government had warned a 'No' vote could sour relations with the EU....
20:00, 05/19/2019

Iraq slams evacuation of Exxon Mobil foreign staff as 'political' move Iraq has expressed anger over Exxon Mobil's decision to evacuate its foreign staff from an oil field amid growing US-Iran tensions. The move came just days after Washington pulled out its staff from the Baghdad embassy....
20:00, 05/19/2019

Google Said to Suspend Some Business With Huawei After Trump Blacklist Huawei will immediately lose access to updates to the Android operating system, and the next version of its smartphones outside of China will also lose access to popular applications and services......
20:16, 05/19/2019

Air India Plane Lands At Gujarat's IAF Base As Man Suffers Cardiac Arrest An Air India flight from Delhi to Muscat was diverted to Jamnagar Air Force base on Sunday night after a 33-year-old passenger suffered a cardiac arrest onboard....
20:32, 05/19/2019

Fire At Chemical Factory In Dadra And Nagar Haveli's Silvassa A fire broke out a chemical factory in Silvassa, the capital of Dadar and Nagar Haveli today, news agency ANI reported. Eight fire engines are at the spot....
20:32, 05/19/2019

US has the military might, but Iran will lean on proxies and militias if they get dragged into conflict The possibility of a military confrontation between the United States and Iran is rising as U.S. officials claim an increased threat risk to troops in Iraq and Syria and shipping lanes in the Persian Gulf....
20:32, 05/19/2019

Trump’s golf scores may have been hacked: report The US Golf Association is probing whether President Trump's golf scores were hacked after someone posted abysmal numbers under his name on the association's handicap-tracking system last week, GolfWeek magazine reports....
21:16, 05/19/2019

Billionaire Surprises 400 Graduates With $10 Million Loan Pay-Off Promise It was a hot, sticky morning in Atlanta on Sunday when billionaire investor and philanthropist Robert Smith stood atop an outdoor stage on the campus of Morehouse College, and started delivering a......
21:32, 05/19/2019

Romney says he doesn't support Alabama abortion law Sen. Mitt Romney on Sunday said he doesn't support a recently enacted law prohibiting nearly all abortions at any point during pregnancy in Alabama. "I don't support the Alabama law," the Utah Republican and 2012 GOP nominee for president told CNN'...
21:48, 05/19/2019

Pokemon GO developer announces new little monsters are coming to the game It appears that Pokemon GO is still going strong three years after its official launch. Developer Niantic has done a great job keeping the game fresh enough to remain a blockbuster in an industry where success comes and goes like a falling star.When ...
22:16, 05/19/2019

Raptors capture pivotal Game 3 victory over Bucks SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Jeff Zillgitt and Milwaukee Sentinel Journal's Matt Velazquez break down the importance of Toronto's Game 3 victory over Milwaukee.        ...
22:16, 05/19/2019

Mario Andretti at abandoned Nazareth Speedway: ‘It’s not a happy reunion’ As the 50th anniversary of his Indianapolis 500 victory approaches, Mario Andretti take us back to Nazareth, Pennsylvania.        ...
22:48, 05/19/2019

The Iron Throne Is Gone, and the Game Is Over A dragon passed final judgment regarding the jagged, twisted chair that made everyone so power hungry. But perhaps the throne was a good judge as well....
22:48, 05/19/2019

On Politics: Trump and Kushner Raised Flags at Deutsche Bank Anti-money-laundering specialists proposed filing “suspicious activity reports” about transactions connected to the president and his son-in-law, Jared Kushner....
23:16, 05/19/2019

A school's mural removal: should kids be shielded from brutal US history? Every day at a San Francisco high school, students pass artwork depicting slavery and violence against Native AmericansDepending on whom you ask, a 1,600-sq-ft art installation at George Washington high school in San Francisco is either an unflinchin...
23:16, 05/19/2019

Trump's lawyers: does serving the president mean undermining justice? Senior attorneys in the executive branch were once seen as guard rails on the president but now seem to be enabling his most constitutionally dubious actionsNot everyone thinks Donald Trump poses a direct and obvious threat to the rule of law. When h...
23:16, 05/19/2019

Rich white men rule America. How much longer will we tolerate that for? | Nathan Robinson Minority rule has always been a feature of American democracy. These days, however, it is getting worseThe core democratic principle is that people should have a meaningful say in political decisions that affect their lives. In Alabama, we’ve just se...
23:16, 05/19/2019

People Had Incredibly Divided Reactions to the Game of Thrones Finale Warning: This story contains spoilers for Game of Thrones. Game of Thrones has finally come to an end, and fans had wildly different opinions on the finale. Many had predicted that Jon Snow would kill Daenerys after watching her burn all of King̵...
23:16, 05/19/2019

Here’s Who Lived and Who Died in the Game of Thrones Season 8 Finale Warning: This post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones season 8. The final season of Game of Thrones has officially come to a close, and just as George R. R. Martin once promised, the ending was certainly “bittersweet.” The finale of Th...
23:16, 05/19/2019

Google severs Huawei access to Android software The move means new Huawei smartphones won't be able to access many popular apps. The embattled Chinese company is under immense US pressure over its alleged government ties....
23:48, 05/19/2019

Lip Injections, Secrets and Crumbling Marriages on 90 Day Fiancé: Happily Ever After? Lip injections, trips to New York and even more questionable decisions plagued the couples of 90 Day Fiancé: Happily Ever After?. Take Elizabeth and Andrei. Andrei didn't want to......
00:00, 05/20/2019

Britain's Duchess Kate designs woodland garden at Chelsea Flower Show Kate, Britain's Duchess of Cambridge, has designed a show garden at London's Chelsea Flower Show, featuring a woodland wilderness that highlights the benefits the natural world can bring to the mental and physical wellbeing of children and adults ali...
00:00, 05/20/2019

"Congress Must Die", Says Yogendra Yadav After Exit Polls Show NDA Win The exit polls that predicted a comfortable win for the NDA havegiven ammunition to Swaraj India chief Yogendra Yadav to shoot at the Congress, a party that he said "must die"....
01:00, 05/20/2019

Kamal Haasan Gets Protection From Arrest Amid Row Over "Godse" Remark The Madras High Court today granted actor-turned politician Kamal Haasan protection from arrestafter cases were filed against him over "Godse extremist" remark....
01:00, 05/20/2019

Day After Exit Polls, Yogi Adityanath Removes BJP Ally From UP Cabinet Yogi Adityanath has finally removed minister OP Rajbhar, an estranged BJP ally who had wanted out a month ago. Mr Rajbhar, who had been part of the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh since 2017, had......
01:00, 05/20/2019

Yankees got just enough on ugly day for patchwork bullpen It was patchwork, but it was good enough work by opener Chad Green and three other Yankees pitchers. The Yankees’ offense helped make sure of that, but on a day when they were short in the bullpen, an unlikely lineup of Green, Nestor Cortes Jr., Adam...
01:00, 05/20/2019

Trump says tariffs making companies leave China, a deal can't be '50-50' U.S. President Donald Trump said his tariffs on Chinese goods are causing companies to move production out of China to Vietnam and other countries in Asia, and added that any agreement with China cannot be a "50-50" deal....
01:32, 05/20/2019

Air New Zealand picks Boeing for wide-body jet order: sources Boeing Co has won a hard-fought contest to sell wide-body aircraft to Air New Zealand Ltd, beating a challenge from Europe’s Airbus, industry sources said on Monday....
01:32, 05/20/2019

Infineon suspends shipments to Huawei -Nikkei German chipmaker Infineon has suspended shipments to Huawei Technologies, in a sign that Washington's crackdown on the Chinese tech company is beginning to hamper its supplies beyond the United States, Nikkei Asian Review reported on Monday....
01:48, 05/20/2019

Chippy Koepka getting harder to ignore after fourth major win Brooks Koepka has gone from being an afterthought to the most dominant player in golf over the last two years, the quiet assassin who speaks softly but carries a big stick....
02:16, 05/20/2019

World Bee Day: How beekeepers are keeping the pollinating buzz alive "I think we're here as a beacon to tell a message about what's happening to our environment, and I see that as as probably the most important role of a beekeeper nowadays."...
03:16, 05/20/2019

Saudi Arabia's assets are 'well protected': Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih, Saudi Arabia's energy minister, says the global community needs to be "vigilant" and "united" against attacks on infrastructure....
03:16, 05/20/2019

Russian energy minister outlines what's next for OPEC and its allies Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak tells CNBC that OPEC and its allies could possibly increase oil production if their assessment of the market shows a shortfall in supply....
03:16, 05/20/2019

Man City transfer wishlist: Pep Guardiola to meet board and demand these players for Champions League glory Pep Guardiola will parade an unprecedented domestic treble through the streets of Manchester on Monday – and then tell his bosses how to secure the one that got away....
04:00, 05/20/2019

Man City parade 2019 route: Trophy celebration road closures, victory times and more The next phase of Manchester City's trophy celebrations continue today, with staff and players set to follow the usual tradition of embarking upon an open-top bus parade through the city centre after a historic domestic treble....
04:00, 05/20/2019

OnePlus Reveals New India-Specific Features Coming to OxygenOS Some of the features include Work-life Balance, Smart SMS, Caller ID and more. These will be initially available in the Open Beta build of OxygenOS for the OnePlus 6 and 6T....
04:00, 05/20/2019

Huawei: we've been good for Android, all our phones will keep getting updates Fair or not, the new White House administration restrictions on US companies doing business with Huawei all of a sudden took an ominous turn as Google announced it will have to chop access to Android in compliance. Google says that "while" it is revi...
04:00, 05/20/2019

Google reveals why it should really, really have your phone number Love it or leave it, two-factor authentication works. It is cumbersome, requires extra steps, but cuts down on hacking and fishing significantly. Google's approach with a recovery phone number for your account works wonders, too, and the company coll...
04:00, 05/20/2019

Selfish motives must not imperil the new space age As Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and Donald Trump rush to return people to space, we need to make sure nationalism and rivalries don’t mortgage the solar system’s future...
04:16, 05/20/2019

|CouncilforMedicalSchemesannouncesprobeintoracialprofiling The council, which regulates private health financing via medical aid schemes, has launched a probe into claims of racial profiling against black and Indian private medical practitioners....
04:16, 05/20/2019

Mercedes ESF Concept shows brand's vision of an accident-free future News 20 May, 2019 Mercedes has unveiled a new autonomous concept car based on the GLE, and it comes with a variety of prototype safety systems...
04:32, 05/20/2019

Microsoft refuses to deny that it will block Windows 10 updates on Huawei laptops Google’s decision to block Android updates for Huawei smartphones has been making waves around the world, but owners of Huawei laptops – such as the Huawei MateBook 14 – have been left wondering if Microsoft will follow suit and ...
04:32, 05/20/2019

One Alabama officer dead, another critical, manhunt underway for shooter A manhunt was underway early Monday after an Alabama police officer was shot and killed, another critically wounded and a third injured at a trailer home park, officials said....
04:48, 05/20/2019

The Latest: Alabama gunman hunted; 1 officer dead, 2 wounded AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on shootings of police officers in Auburn, Alabama (all times local): 6:40 a.m. Authorities in Alabama are searching for a man they say killed one Auburn police officer and wounded two others. Local and state law enforc...
05:00, 05/20/2019

The Latest: Iran’s foreign minister tweets response to Trump DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on developments in the Persian Gulf region and elsewhere in the Mideast amid heightened tensions between the U.S. and Iran (all times local): 2:40 p.m. Iran’s foreign minister has criticized Preside...
05:00, 05/20/2019

Police Arrest Suspect In Gas Station Robbery LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– A man has been arrested following a robbery at a Lexington gas station. The incident happened around 4:15 p.m. Sunday at the Speedway on Winchester Road. Police say the man walked into the store, left a note, and got aw...
05:00, 05/20/2019