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China says fully prepared for United States threats on escalating trade war

China says fully prepared for United States threats on escalating trade war

Though many different US industries have felt the sting from President Trump's trade dispute with China, Ross argues that American citizens understand the reasoning behind the tariffs. Trump has ultimately threatened tariffs on over $500 billion in Chinese goods, covering virtually all us imports from China. U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said Trump directed the increase from a previously proposed 10 percent duty because China has refused to meet U.S.



"Stop Witch Hunt Right Now": Donald Trump As Russia Probe Begins

Professor Jens David Ohlin, a law professor at Cornell University, said the tweets would likely not be seen as an order to Mr Sessions, but as "Trump venting his continued frustration with the fact that he can't control the Russian Federation investigation".


Woman Hit In Face After Calling Out Harasser In Shocking Video

Woman Hit In Face After Calling Out Harasser In Shocking Video

While this said piece of shit got chewed out by angry diners before buggering off, Laguerre immediately went home, but she later returned to the cafe to take witness statements and file a police complaint. The video of the attack, which was given to her by the manager of the cafe, shows the astonished looks of the customers sitting on the terrace. She wrote: "to all those who say that witnesses did not react properly: everything happened very quickly and they did not have time to ...


Russia Announces Iran Pullback in Syria, Israel Rejects Plan

Russia Announces Iran Pullback in Syria, Israel Rejects Plan

Israeli soldiers patrol the cease-fire line between Israel and Syria, as seen from the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights. After the government capture of the area, dozens of militants from an estimated 1,000 to 1,500 fighters who once controlled the area are believed to be now hiding in a rugged terrain that separates the borders of the two countries near the Yarmouk Basin, the source said.



White House trots out five top officials to reassure election safety

While the president has in the past openly expressed regret about choosing Sessions as attorney general without knowing Sessions would announce he would recuse himself from overseeing the Mueller probe, the tweet appeared to be the most direct message to Sessions yet to withdraw his recusal and end the investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election.


Alex Jones to ask for dismissal of Sandy Hook defamation lawsuit

Alex Jones to ask for dismissal of Sandy Hook defamation lawsuit

All three platforms have come under increasing pressure in recent weeks for amplifying the voice of a prominent right-wing talk show host known for spreading conspiracy theories and baseless information. He has claimed the school shooting was a hoax. Lawyers for conspiracy theorist Alex Jones were due to ask a Texas court today to dismiss a lawsuit filed by parents of two children killed in the 2012 Sandy Hook school massacre who are accusing him of slander, according to court papers.