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BX residents celebrate Mexican culture on Cinco de Mayo

BX residents celebrate Mexican culture on Cinco de Mayo

Then-candidate Donald Trump celebrated the Mexican holiday of Cinco de Mayo past year with a taco bowl from Trump Tower Grill. People at the restaurant say the holiday has become a celebration of the Mexican culture for them. Cortes tried to conquer the Aztec Empire with 500 men. When the Civil War finally ended, the US forced France to withdraw its troops from Mexico and their empire collapsed.



Smooth Brexit should allow solid United Kingdom growth, BoE's Carney says

Economic growth pulled back sharply to 0.3% in the first three months of the year, from 0.7% in the previous three months after a sharper-than-expected fall in consumer spending. But Mr Carney warned that improving fortunes were based on a "smooth" adjustment when it came to European Union withdrawal that would see a transition period to avoid a cliff edge departure.


U.S., China Strike Trade Deal On Beef, Poultry And Natural Gas

U.S., China Strike Trade Deal On Beef, Poultry And Natural Gas

Trump lashed out at Beijing throughout his presidential campaign, vowing to crack down on trade policies that he deemed hurt American workers. The agreement is "underwhelming" and "mostly aspirational, " an global trade expert tells Axios - note the language: the USA "welcomes China ", China "may proceed", the U.S.



Canada rejects US duties on lumber as 'baseless'

Pier Carlo Padoan, Italy's minister of economy and finance, said he is watching the US approach "closely" for lessons other countries can use in reforming their tax codes. The senior Japanese official said pro-EU Emmanuel Macron's victory in the French presidential election was injecting optimism into G-7 discussions on the world economy and financial markets.



Profund Advisors LLC Sells 2590 Shares of McKesson Co. (MCK)

McKesson Corporation (NYSE: MCK ) has declined 14.64% since September 28, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 26.18% the S&P500. We have $154.59 PT which if reached, will make NYSE: MCK worth $2.71 billion more. Its up 0.18, from 1.34 in 2016Q3. Several institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in MCK . 90 funds opened positions while 232 raised stakes.


North Korea Accuses US Of Plot To Kill Leader Kim Jong

North Korea Accuses US Of Plot To Kill Leader Kim Jong

While the alleged assassination attempt was unable to be verified by any media outlets in the USA, it came at a time of heightened tensions between the US and North Korea. The U.S. Embassy in Seoul and South Korea's National Intelligence Service were not immediately available for comment. In February of this year, Kim's estranged half-brother, Kim Jong-nam, was killed at Malaysia's Kuala Lumpur International Airport with the banned chemical weapon VX nerve agent.