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China hits back at US with counter-tariff

China hits back at US with counter-tariff

The Chinese Commerce Ministry said in a statement that it "has no other alternatives but to take counter measures". More provocatively, hawks in the administration including Robert Lighthizer, the USA trade representative, are eager to move forward with plans to impose tariffs on the additional US$200 billion in Chinese imports.


Drug tunnel from United States to Mexico found in former KFC restaurant

Drug tunnel from United States to Mexico found in former KFC restaurant

Lopez had allegedly been spotted removing the boxes from inside the old KFC restaurant building which he had bought in April. Police say they were tipped off in April about the existence of a tunnel leading to the abandoned restaurant. On the Mexican side smugglers could enter the tunnel through a trap door beneath a bed, according to Fox. But in Arizona, authorities found a new structure that reminds us that tunnels come with interesting twists.


IAEA: No indication of halt in North Korea's nuclear programme

IAEA: No indication of halt in North Korea's nuclear programme

USA officials have been trying to persuade North Korea to declare the extent of its weapons programs, something Pyongyang had always refused to do in past failed rounds of talks. Ahead of a third planned summit next month, Moon has promised major changes created to keep the peace process on track. Monday's report is to be submitted to an IAEA board meeting in September.


United States issues new travel warning for Mexico

United States issues new travel warning for Mexico

Additionally, the victims were not found near Cancun's resort strip along the coast, where many tourists stay, but rather in remote parts of city. "Some areas have increased risk". Instead, the only update to the advisory was continuing a security alert for Ciudad Juarez, across the border from El Paso, Texas. United States government employees, therefore, have been prohibited from traveling there.


Hundreds of tourists evacuated from Egypt hotel after sudden deaths

Hundreds of tourists evacuated from Egypt hotel after sudden deaths

Susan Cooper (63), a Thomas Cook employee, and her husband John Omerod (69) were on holidays at the popular Red Sea destination when the unfortunate events took place. "Safety is always our first priority, so as a precautionary measure we have taken a decision to remove all our customers from this hotel", the company said.


RUSSIAN OBSESSION: DNC Says Recent Server Hack was 'FALSE ALARM'

RUSSIAN OBSESSION: DNC Says Recent Server Hack was 'FALSE ALARM'

Lookout says its Phishing AI technology identified this fake login page on Monday, after which it immediately contacted the DNC, NGP VAN , and DigitalOcean to have it taken down. "These threats are serious and that's why it's critical that we all work together, but we can't do this alone", he said. It also comes a day after Microsoft announced it had uncovered similarly fraudulent websites created by Kremlin agents that spoofed two conservative outfits that are foes of Russia's ...