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U.S. rejects United Nations censure of embargo on Cuba

U.S. rejects United Nations censure of embargo on Cuba

The Trump administration reversed a piece of its predecessor's eased Cuba policy on Wednesday, reviving a decades-old "no" vote by the United States on an annual United Nations condemnation of the American trade embargo. Haley said the General Assembly has no power to end the decades-old embargo. But ties have markedly worsened since President Donald Trump assumed office, notably over a series of mysterious sonic attacks that have targeted USA personnel in Cuba.


Bhutan king's India visit reaffirms ties, sends signal to China

Bhutan king's India visit reaffirms ties, sends signal to China

After the Doklam standoff with China, the meeting between India and Bhutan takes on greater significance, the media quoted political experts as saying. While India and Bhutan said that Beijing's move violated the status quo in the India-Bhutan-China worldwide trijunction, China claimed that it was its territory.


Sanders: Indictments by Mueller Have Nothing to Do With Trump Campaign

Sanders: Indictments by Mueller Have Nothing to Do With Trump Campaign

Instead, reporters mostly asked Sanders questions relating to the indictment of Manafort and business associate Rick Gates , the guilty plea of campaign adviser George Papadopoulos and special counsel Robert Mueller's special probe into possible Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.


NYPD visited truck rental companies amid terrorist threats

NYPD visited truck rental companies amid terrorist threats

The man then climbed out of the vehicle brandishing what appeared to be a pair of handguns before he was confronted by a police officer, who shot him in the abdomen. The Federal Bureau of Investigation ("FBI") eventually responded to the situation and their Joint Terrorism Task Force has now taken over the investigation.


Arcadia police: Needles found in Halloween candy

Arcadia police: Needles found in Halloween candy

Both departments released photos of the sharp objects. London police are in the early stages of their investigation. The bars were turned over to officers, who submitted them to the crime lab for further testing. Fredericton police say a family that visited about 50 homes while trick or treating reported finding a needle in a candy bar after they got home last night.