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Ivanka booed at women's summit

Trump, whom the White House refers to as first daughter and assistant to President Donald Trump, highlights the family dynamic in the administration's foreign policy. "I'm seeking the counsel.of informed and thoughtful women and men and I'm really striving to think about how best to empower women in the economy, both domestically and across the globe".


At meat market, the far-right Le Pen backs 'eating French'

At meat market, the far-right Le Pen backs 'eating French'

Macron, who at 39 is favourite to become France's youngest-ever president, has urged voters not to "give in to fear" and vowed to step up security cooperation with European Union partners. Le Pen whipped up passions among workers who have been striking against plans to close the USA factory in favor of increased production in Poland, saying they were victims of globalization.



The US just lost a trade battle with Mexico

If the measure did pass, however, it would be the biggest change to the U.S. tax code since former President Ronald Reagan was in office. House Republicans have tried to downplay the significance of the gap between the GOP leadership's proposal and the president's.


Bill O'Reilly Protégé Makes Crude On-Air Remark About Ivanka Trump

Bill O'Reilly Protégé Makes Crude On-Air Remark About Ivanka Trump

The "Watters World" host and interim panelist on " The Five " smugly said he "really liked" how the first daughter was "speaking into that microphone". "During the break we were commenting on Ivanka's voice and how it was low and steady and resonates like a smooth jazz radio DJ", he said. "This was in no way a joke about anything else", he posted on Twitter Wednesday morning.


US THAAD missile defence equipment enters South Korea site: Yonhap

US THAAD missile defence equipment enters South Korea site: Yonhap

South Korea says key parts of a contentious USA missile defense system have been installed a day after rival North Korea showed off its military power. The submarine's arrival comes as the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier heads toward the Korean Peninsula in a show of force. All that was publicly scheduled for the day were gatherings for mass dancing, a common celebration on major North Korean holidays.


Cindy Tews runs in footsteps of history at Boston Marathon

Cindy Tews runs in footsteps of history at Boston Marathon

Desiree Linden brings in the fastest time of any of the American women, with her 2:22:38 personal record set when she finished second in Boston in 2011. Desi Linden, who was second in Boston by 2 seconds in 2011, finished fourth - the first time since 1991 that two USA women have finished in the top four.