• Trump says 'big' China deal possible after U.S. pressure

    Trump says 'big' China deal possible after U.S. pressure

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    China unveiled their plan of tariff cut, during a phone call between the U.S. trade representative, Robert Lighthizer and Chinese Vice Premier, Liu He. Auto exports between the two countries are, however, relatively small. Six of the top ten vehicles exported from the United States to the world's biggest auto market are from the two German brands, according to forecaster LMC Automotive.
  • More than 40 injured in explosion in Japan's Sapporo: Kyodo

    More than 40 injured in explosion in Japan's Sapporo: Kyodo

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    One of them, a man in his 30s, suffered serious burns to his face, and 41 others - customers and employees of both establishments - were also injured. Cops have reportedly cordoned off the site amid fears there could be secondary explosions. There was no immediate word on the cause of the blast, which the agency said had caused a number of buildings to collapse.
  • Ex-personal lawyer says Trump knew of hush payments

    Ex-personal lawyer says Trump knew of hush payments

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    Mr Trump has acknowledged both payments were made despite denying having actual affairs, and has called them a private transaction unrelated to his election campaign. " Cohen said he felt like he "[had his] freedom back" after taking responsibility for actions. And, he said, Trump knew it was wrong at the time, too.
  • Ryan Zinke, Trump’s embattled Interior secretary, to step down

    Ryan Zinke, Trump’s embattled Interior secretary, to step down

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    Trump has announced via Twitter that Secretary of the Interior, Ryan Zinke , will leave his position by the end of the year. "Ryan has accomplished much during his tenure and I want to thank him for his service to our Nation", Trump stated , adding that his administration will announce Zinke's replacement "next week".
  • James Comey: GOP needs to stand up to Trump

    James Comey: GOP needs to stand up to Trump

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    In no uncertain terms, Comey slammed Republicans for not standing up to President Donald Trump , specifically in regards to Trump's previous attacks against the agency. That's silliness. And as far has hurting the FBI's reputation, I hope not. "Where are those Republicans today?" "Because I knew that if anything came of the interview, if it advanced our investigation, the attack from the Trump administration would be that an Obama holdover had engineered it", he said.
  • Michael Cohen Says Trump Knew Hush Money Payments Were Wrong

    Michael Cohen Says Trump Knew Hush Money Payments Were Wrong

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    Trump directed him before the 2016 election to make payments to Karen McDougal and Stormy Daniels , who allegedly had affairs with Mr. Trump several years ago. Davis said Cohen "never" asked for a presidential pardon and has gone through a "genuine transformation". "Remember, Michael Cohen only became a "Rat" after the Federal Bureau of Investigation did something which was absolutely unthinkable & unheard of until the Witch Hunt was illegally started", EFE news quoted Trump as saying ...
  • Mahinda Rajapaksa to resign from Premiership

    Mahinda Rajapaksa to resign from Premiership

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    Rajapaksa says that he will make a special statement tomorrow and resign from the position of prime minister". "Rajapaksa informed the lawmakers of United People's Freedom Alliance (UPFA) that he has resigned from the post", MP Semasinghe said.
  • Michael Flynn Judge Requests FBI Interview Records Before Sentencing

    Michael Flynn Judge Requests FBI Interview Records Before Sentencing

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    Flynn's absence from the public eye, despite entreaties from supporters to take an aggressive stance against the Russian Federation investigation, has made him a source of continuing intrigue. In addition to the disclosures from the US Attorney's office in Manhattan about Trump's participation in the payments to silence women, Mueller also supplied fresh revelations on the President in Friday's filings, disclosing new information on a set of efforts to communicate between Trump, his associates ...
  • Shooting near West Bank settlement kills at least 2 Israelis

    Shooting near West Bank settlement kills at least 2 Israelis

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    Right-wing protesters in Jerusalem late on Thursday booed Netanyahu, while an MP from the far-right Jewish Home urged him to close all West Bank roads to Palestinians or have "blood on his hands". Yosef Cohen, 19, while another soldier and civilian were wounded. The wounded soldier was surgically treated for a bullet wound to the head and his life is in critical condition.
  • May's next move: PM heads to Brussels to plead for Brexit concessions

    May's next move: PM heads to Brussels to plead for Brexit concessions

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    Should she make clear her government's needs from the EU, and her plan to persuade Parliament to adopt the agreement in January, EU leaders could convene against next month. With a United Kingdom parliamentary vote on the deal delayed until next month, May wants Europe to sweeten the offer with "reassurances" that measures to prevent the return of a hard border with Ireland would not last indefinitely.