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Once a round of such tariffs and counter-measures are started, it can become very unclear when such tit-for-tat actions will stop, and then global commerce can suffer greatly, leading to more net job losses and more lost national revenues from exports than can be helped in the ostensibly "protected" industries.
  • HBO's John Oliver Taunts Mike Pence Over The VP's Pet Rabbit

    HBO's John Oliver Taunts Mike Pence Over The VP's Pet Rabbit

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    The proceeds will be given to the Trevor Project , which aids LGBT youth, and to AIDS United . See the full Pence clip from Last Week Tonight here. The audio book is read by Jim Parsons , Jesse Tyler Ferguson , Ellie Kemper , RuPaul , and John Lithgow and features a stink bug character that looks like someone we all know and loathe.
  • KCR meets Mamata: Floats third front with 'collective, federal leadership'

    KCR meets Mamata: Floats third front with 'collective, federal leadership'

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    But, what needs to be recalled is that a few days ago, KCR had called for a non Congress - non BJP type of a third front. "Former CPI (M) general secretary, Prakash Karat, tried a non-BJP and non-Congress front". Meanwhile, Banerjee said that there is still time to hold talks with other parties to make this federal front strong. "So this kind of third front means that a gang of political opportunist parties are uniting themselves for vested poltical gain", he said.
  • Pakistan dropped out of India's WTO meeting says sources

    Pakistan dropped out of India's WTO meeting says sources

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    Representatives from 50 countries will be gathering in New Delhi on 19-20 March for an informal World Trade Organization (WTO) ministerial meeting. Pakistan too has claimed harassment by India. Sunday's note of protest is the 13th that Delhi has sent this year to Pakistan over harassment of its staffers and diplomats based at the High Commission in the Pakistani capital.
  • Iran warns United States against withdrawing from n

    Iran warns United States against withdrawing from n

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    While, President Trump had disagreement with Tillerson on several foreign policy issues, he only mentioned the Iran deal, when he spoke about his decision at the White House on Tuesday. Pompeo, by contrast, is in lockstep with Trump in sending Kim a clear message that, should diplomacy fail, the United States will not hesitate to act.
  • Iran, US to hold talks on 2015 nuke deal

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    His replacement, anti-deal Mike Pompeo, will push for ditching the deal. "So I'm not sure that it's gonna end up having a detrimental effect". "From my perspective, the JCPOA addresses one of the principal threats that we deal with from Iran", Votel said, using the deal's official acronym.
  • YPG forces to shift from direct confrontation to guerrilla tactics: Afrin official

    YPG forces to shift from direct confrontation to guerrilla tactics: Afrin official

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    The seizure of Afrin, a mainly Kurdish city near the Turkish border, came as other Syrian rebel groups appeared close to collapse in the besieged enclave of eastern Ghouta, in the suburbs of Damascus. Turkish soldiers gather in Afrin on March 18. Ankara said the demand did not apply to Afrin, but its operation has faced criticism in the West. Television footage showed residents showering them with rice from balconies while some rebels kissed the ground and fired into the air in celebration.
  • A SXSW Austin Concert is Canceled Due To A Bomb Threat

    A SXSW Austin Concert is Canceled Due To A Bomb Threat

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    The SXSW event was the Bud Light x The Roots & Friends Jam, which was scheduled to take place at 1100 East 5th street on Saturday night. Austin Police proceeded to clear and search the area, ultimately concluding that "no threat was found", but the concert's sponsor, Bud Light, still cancelled the gig as a safety precaution.
  • 16-year-old girl missing from Pennsylvania found in Mexico

    16-year-old girl missing from Pennsylvania found in Mexico

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    Amy's mother told CNN that texts she discovered on her daughter's phone made the teen and Esterly seem like girlfriend and boyfriend. Yu's family previously said the two met at church years ago, and the girl is friends with one of Esterly's daughters.
  • Kang calls for continued support from United States congressional leaders on Korea issues

    Kang calls for continued support from United States congressional leaders on Korea issues

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    North Korea's foreign minister held talks in Stockholm with Swedish leader Stefan Lofven on Friday amid reports Sweden could play a role in setting up a proposed summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un. If North Korea agrees to the talks, they would be the first North-South contact since a South Korean delegation returned from a meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un this month and a chance for North Korea to break its silence on promised engagements with the South and the ...
  • Schmidt says 'class and courage' was the Grand Slam key

    Schmidt says 'class and courage' was the Grand Slam key

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    England's first maul was halted, but Ireland were guilty of hitting a lifter early and the home side got another chance. Joe Schmidt's men opened up a 21-5 lead despite having Peter O'Mahony in the sin bin. They finally closed the gap with a try of real quality as O'Mahony was penalised for holding on and England attacked from the lineout. But, summing up England's day and entire championship, Farrell uncharacteristically failed to convert any of them and the score did nothing other ...
  • Xi re-elected as China's president for 2nd term

    Xi re-elected as China's president for 2nd term

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    Mr Xi, 64, is considered the most powerful Chinese leader since Mao Zedong. Sun said that when Trump visited Beijing last November she heard a story about how during one meeting with Xi, the president pointed to U.S. President Xi Jinping casts his ballot during the National People's Congress (NPC) session in Beijing on Saturday, where he was unnimously re-elected.
  • Alabama edges Virginia Tech, 86-83

    Alabama edges Virginia Tech, 86-83

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    Collin Sexton , a consensus top 10 National Basketball Association pick, scored 22 of his game-high 25 points after intermission to lead the Tide past Wilson and Hokies, 86-83, Thursday night at PPG Paints Arena . Buzz slapped the towel he was holding on the scorer's table, sending papers flying, and the refs awarded a technical. Sexton made two free throws after being fouled by Chris Clarke.
  • Plane Crashes in Philippines Leaving 10 People Dead

    Plane Crashes in Philippines Leaving 10 People Dead

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    The Piper-23 Apache plane took off from the airport in Plaridel town in Bulacan province then crash-landed Saturday for a still-unknown reason and smashed into a house, Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines spokesman Eric Apolonio and police said.
  • Stormy Daniels' lawyer tweets a photo of her '60 Minutes' interview

    Stormy Daniels' lawyer tweets a photo of her '60 Minutes' interview

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    Speaking on MSNBC's "AM Joy", Michael Avenatti said that Daniels' upcoming " 60 Minutes " interview will lend credibility to allegations that have been brushed aside by the White House. Clifford. "There's the act and the cover-up and the American people are going to learn about both in the interview and beyond", Mr Avenatti said. Asked if Ms Daniels was threatened with physical harm, Mr Avenatti said "yes" - but refused to elaborate.
  • Jeremy Corbyn backs his spokesman on Russian Federation

    Jeremy Corbyn backs his spokesman on Russian Federation

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    Labour MP Chris Williamson, an ally of Mr Corbyn , told BBC Two's Newsnight that "clearly it looks like the evidence points to Russia ", but said the United Kingdom needs to "make sure we get our facts right" before "leaping into action".
  • Wales captain Jones commits future to Ospreys

    Wales captain Jones commits future to Ospreys

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    Exeter's Dom Armand, the stand-out back rower in the Premiership this season but ignored by Jones since making his sole global appearance off the bench in Argentina a year ago, is among the replacements . He rejected on Thursday, however, the suggestion that Joe Schmidt's team would pay the comments much attention. "We felt we could do well in this competition, congratulations to Ireland on winning the championship already, but we know how close it could have been", Gatland said.
  • Two Israeli soldiers killed in West Bank auto ramming

    Two Israeli soldiers killed in West Bank auto ramming

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    A Palestinian killed two Israeli soldiers and badly wounded two others when he rammed his vehicle into them in the West Bank on Friday, the military said. The rallies saw at least three Palestinians and two Israeli soldiers suffer injuries. The Hamas terrorist group hailed the attack, noting it came 100 days after US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
  • Mueller subpoenas Trump Organisation for Russian Federation documents

    Mueller subpoenas Trump Organisation for Russian Federation documents

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    Futerfas told the Times . Asked about the Times report on Thursday afternoon, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said only "there was no collusion between the Trump campaign Russian Federation". Trump eventually signed a non-binding "letter of intent" for the project to go forward and his lawyer, Michael Cohen, told The New York Times that they had discussed the project three times .
  • Sumter students participate in National Walkout Day

    Sumter students participate in National Walkout Day

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    She told TapInto she was there to support the students. The students continued to demonstrate until about 3 p.m., when school was dismissed. In front of the main entrance to Highlands Ranch High School stood about 100 students. National organizers already have more events planned. Over at Hillside Elementary School, only a handful of children protested. A series of student speakers filled the next 17 minutes, often garnering the cheers and applause of their peers.