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Xi asks Trump to show restraint with North Korea

Xi asks Trump to show restraint with North Korea

It also blames the United States for forcing the regime into a corner, with the George W. Bush administration backing out of negotiations and naming North Korea part of an "axis of evil" in 2002. It also issued a stern warning earlier this month that a conflict over North Korea could break out "at any moment". It so far has carried out five nuclear tests.


GOP will bring 'real healthcare', ObamaCare in death spiral

GOP will bring 'real healthcare', ObamaCare in death spiral

But they have been slowed by conflicting signals from the Trump administration about the future of the "cost-sharing reductions" that the federal government provides to subsidize many insurance plans sold on the Obamacare health marketplaces called exchanges.


U.S. submarine makes South Korea port call, North remains defiant

U.S. submarine makes South Korea port call, North remains defiant

North Korea has reportedly staged what appears to be its largest ever live-firing drill to mark the 85th founding anniversary of its military as a USA submarine docks in South Korea amid growing concern over Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs.


Liberal pot bill finally seeing light of day; provinces bracing for impact

Liberal pot bill finally seeing light of day; provinces bracing for impact

Age: Ottawa's new cannabis legislation proposes 18 as the minimum legal age for marijuana use, with the provinces having the ability to raise it. Ottawa is leaving it up to the provincial and territorial governments to prescribe rules for retail environments, including whether marijuana can be sold alongside alcohol, as well as to properly regulate and distribute the drug.



The Carnival Corp Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (CCL)

This represents an increase of approximately 343% compared to the typical volume of 250 call options. Several large investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. The current share price indicate that stock is -4.95% away from its one year high and is moving 30.14% ahead of its 52-week low. The firm has a market capitalization of $42.60 billion, a P/E ratio of 14.46 and a beta of 0.73.


Trump's Mexico wall off the table in key funding talks

Trump's Mexico wall off the table in key funding talks

However, last week the White House introduced a new spending measure that seems to have scuttled that progress and could, potentially, result in a government shutdown. Trump tweeted Monday that, "the Wall is a very important tool in stopping drugs from pouring into our country and poisoning our youth (and many others)!" Trump talked it up on Twitter , writing Monday: "If our healthcare plan is approved, you will see real healthcare and premiums will start tumbling down".