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Trump considering order to withdraw from NAFTA

Trump considering order to withdraw from NAFTA

President Donald Trump " agreed not to terminate NAFTA at this time and the leaders agreed to proceed swiftly... to enable the renegotiation of the NAFTA deal", a statement said. Lawyers at global legal firm White & Case say the president's constitutional authority would likely permit him to withdraw from a US trade agreement without seeking approval from Congress.



Wells Fargo shareholders disrupt meeting as fate of board members awaited

But the board's chairman, Stephen Sanger, was reelected with 56 percent of the vote. That scandal brought national attention to the almost three-hour-long shareholders meeting at the Ponte Vedra Beach resort, with some advocates calling for stockholders to vote out the 12 board members (out of 15 total) who served while the improper sales practices took place.


North Korea holds military exercise as U.S. nuclear sub reaches South Korea

North Korea holds military exercise as U.S. nuclear sub reaches South Korea

Navy officials said the guided-missile submarine is getting a scheduled port visit during a regular deployment. The USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier is headed toward the Korean Peninsula and will hold a joint exercise with South Korea. "China is the key to this", said Republican Sen. John McCain, another Republican who joined Trump for the dinner, told a congressional hearing Tuesday, referring to the 1962 standoff with the Soviet Union that pushed the superpowers close to nuclear ...



North Korea prepares for battle with US

Today, ballistic missile defense interceptors are based in Alaska. Harris was repeatedly questioned by lawmakers from Hawaii on the threat posed to their state . A spokesperson for Moon's camp told reporters on Wednesday the speedy installation was contrary to the people's will and "very inappropriate as it prevents the next government from carrying out any policy judgment".


US to tighten sanctions on North Korea

US to tighten sanctions on North Korea

Harris warned that a USA inflection point will come once North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has the military capabilities to match his threats to the United States, appearing to refer to Pyongyang's advancing missile and nuclear programs. The latest signal from the Trump administration comes on the heel of warnings that USA military action is an "option on the table" as tensions spike over a series of missile launches by the volatile North.


Le Pen separates herself from her party

Le Pen separates herself from her party

Macron, who will face a run-off race against far-right candidate Marine Le Pen on May 7, came to Israel in September 2015 when he served as economy minister. Voters rejected the two mainstream parties that have alternated power for decades, in favor of Le Pen and the untested Macron, who has not held elected office and who founded his own political movement just a year ago.