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United reaches settlement with passenger

Read the CNN Money article . The carrier will no longer call on law enforcement officers to assist unless it is dealing with a safety or security issue . Enough to make Dr. Dao change his tune about the embattled airline and it's CEO Oscar Munoz . Other airlines have announced new policies related to overbooking, as well.


South Korea prepares for possible North Korean provocation

South Korea prepares for possible North Korean provocation

A North Korean foreign ministry spokesman said those meetings called by US officials clearly reflected the U.S. Trump, in his phone call with Xi, criticised North Korea's " continued belligerence " and emphasised that its actions "are destabilising the Korean peninsula", the White House said.



Builders weigh in on housing impact of lumber tariff

The heated rhetoric came amid fresh attacks from the US president against Canada's dairy industry , and just two months after the two leaders held a warm meeting where Trump said the bilateral trade relationship only needed "tweaking". The duties were imposed to create a level playing field for American lumber companies. "It is important to understand that neither dairy nor lumber are covered by the NAFTA", the CEO of the Washington-based council, Maryscott Greenwood, said in a statement.


Fox poll: Trump approval below 50 percent

Fox poll: Trump approval below 50 percent

While Trump was elected with 49.9 percent of the vote in North Carolina, only 41.6 percent of voters now approve of the job he is doing as president with 50.5 percent disapproving. Just 7% say supporting the rebels attempting to overthrow the government of Bashar al-Assad should be the primary U.S. mission. Unfortunately, that's about as edgy as the short gets, with the rest of the jokes coming across more like straightforward references to real things than clever twists on them.


Nearing 100 days, Trump says his presidency is 'different

Nearing 100 days, Trump says his presidency is 'different

Well, that turned out to be a sheer lie. Almost three-fourths of those surveyed think Trump's Twitter use is "inappropriate", and 55 percent disagree with his claim that the media is the "enemy of the American people". Trump has spent little time discussing education issues since taking office, despite promising during the campaign to deliver more control to state and local entities.


Pentagon Opens Probe Into Michael Flynn's Foreign Payments

Pentagon Opens Probe Into Michael Flynn's Foreign Payments

Chaffetz, the chairman of the House Oversight Committee, said there was no sign the retired three-star general had the required permissions to attend the gala, nor that he reported the payment when seeking to renew his security clearance a month later.