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Trump's China tariffs leave room to negotiate, but investors fret

Trump's China tariffs leave room to negotiate, but investors fret

The drop on Friday pushed the S&P 500 9% below its peak in late January, just short of the 10% threshold at which the index enters a correction. The Dow finished at its lowest point since November. Prices for the shiny yellow metal gained as much as 1% on Friday on a faltering American dollar and equities as investors scurried to safety after U.S.


Saudi Crown Prince Heads to Boston for Second Stop of US Tour

Saudi Crown Prince Heads to Boston for Second Stop of US Tour

During a photo-taking session with the crown prince, Mattis was asked by a reporter whether he would raise concerns about civilian casualties in Yemen. But during a meeting Thursday with the Saudi crown prince at the Pentagon, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis gave Riyadh a vote of confidence. White said the Saudi crown prince was "quite positive" that Gulf countries involved in a long-running dispute would be able to move past it.


Betting Elite Eight Michigan vs. Florida State: Odds and Predictions

Betting Elite Eight Michigan vs. Florida State: Odds and Predictions

Their 62 percent field-goal shooting was the best of any team in the tourney this year. In the Gonzaga game Thursday, Florida State's Terance Mann put up 18 points. He averaged 10.3 points and 9.3 rebounds as a sophomore this season. They are limiting opponents to 63.3 points, good for ninth in the nation. The ACC downs the Big Ten in the Elite 8.


Erdogan Vows to Extend Offensive

Erdogan Vows to Extend Offensive

Erdogan also warned that Turkey would launch an offensive against Kurdish fighters of the Kurdistan Workers' Party ( PKK ) on Mount Sinjar in northern Iraq if Baghdad did not clear the region of them. Turkey ended its campaign against the terrorist groups in northern Syria in March 2017, but at the time did not rule out the possibility of yet another military offensive inside the country.


Victor Moses Hands Nigeria Victory Over Poland

Victor Moses Hands Nigeria Victory Over Poland

Atiku Abubakar, former Vice President, has reacted to the 1-0 win over Poland in the global friendly match on Friday. The victory means that Gernot Rohr has only lost one game since he has been in charge of the Eagles. Young goalkeeper Francis Uzoho grew in confidence after some nervy moments in the first half and now looks a cert to be in goal for Nigeria at Russian Federation 2018.


Sparta middle school teacher charged with child enticement, sexual assault

Sparta middle school teacher charged with child enticement, sexual assault

On Oct. 26, Greenwood County deputies met with a woman at the hospital who had a baseball-sized knot on her head and said she was sexually assaulted by a man, according to a report. According to Fayette County Sheriff Mike Fridley, detectives obtained arrest warrants for Eric Dalton Morris, 24, of SC, on multiple sexual assault and abuse charges.