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China still treats foreign firms unfairly

China still treats foreign firms unfairly

Angela Merkel expressed appreciation for China's support for the European integration, and wished for a fruitful meeting between Li and the EU leaders. The two sides also "recognize the importance of developing global free trade and investment", the draft said. They promise to "address steel overcapacity at its roots". Read More

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Comey to testify to US Senate intelligence panel on June 8

In any event, if can't be good for Trump. According to memos authored by Comey at the time, Trump asked the former FBI director to drop the bureau's investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn . The former NSA director had a remarkably short tenure. We know he would not tolerate dishonesty if he were in our shoes. "Susan Rice has been a perennial target for the GOP for whatever reason". Read More

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West Virginia clinches first NCAA bid since 1996

West Virginia clinches first NCAA bid since 1996

Central Connecticut State rounds out the regional, and they get a 9pm date with the home team. UNC, the No. 2 national seed, will host Davidson on Friday at 6 p.m.at Boshamer Stadium in Chapel Hill. They were 8-7-1 against teams with top-50 RPI. MI and Florida Gulf Coast are the other two teams in the Chapel Hill Regional . Under first-year coach Steve Bieser, the Tigers (36-23) ran off a 20-game winning streak from February 18 to March 21, the second-longest win streak in team history ... Read More

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Trump's Fake Twitter Following Climbs, Sparking Fears of a Bot War

According to Twitter Audit Report, an analysis tool which will tell you how many of an account's followers are real people, around 15 million of his 31 million followers are fake. It is something of a commentary on the nature of social media and its users that Obama is the only person or company who is not related to entertainment who finds himself in the top 10 of the list of most followed Twitter accounts. Read More

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House Intel panel requests info from ex-White House aide

A Friday report in The Washington Post said Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak told Moscow that Kushner was the one who wanted a secret communications channel between Trump's team and the Kremlin. Michael Flynn , since fired as the president's national security advisor for his Russian associations, was also at the meeting. Mr Trump tweeted on Tuesday: " Russian officials must be laughing at the USA & how a lame excuse for why the Dems lost the election has taken over the ... Read More

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Montana Special Election By the Numbers

Gianforte was charged with a misdemeanor of assault after UK Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs attempted to interview the seat's GOP standard-bearer. "I'm sick and exhausted of you guys", Gregg allegedly shouted, as the Guardian reporter captured the incident on audio. On Thursday, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi ripped Gianforte, as a " wannabe Trump ", The Hill reported. Read More

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British Airways returns to normal schedule after IT crash

British Airways returns to normal schedule after IT crash

British Airways said it was working to resolve the issue of lost luggage, which affected a "significant" number of customers who travelled on a limited amount of flights taking off from the UK. Meanwhile, BA's end of year report highlighted an erosion of brand reputation as one of the factors with the greatest potential to severely damage the airlines profitability in a fiercely competitive market. Read More

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In tweet, Trump condemns Portland fatal stabbings as 'unacceptable'

In tweet, Trump condemns Portland fatal stabbings as 'unacceptable'

Jeremy Joseph Christian, the man accused of murder in the MAX stabbings, attended a similar far-right rally on April 29 called a " March for Free Speech " in East Portland. "He told us to go back to Saudi Arabia, and he told us we shouldn't be here, to get out of his country", Ms Mangum said. "He was just telling us that we basically weren't anything and that we should kill ourselves". Read More

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North Korean Nuclear Threat to Be Solved, 'You Can Bet on That'

At some point it will be solved. Kazuhiro Araki, professor at Takushoku University's Institute of World Studies, said pressure from G-7 nations alone will not lead to a resolution without action from China . Both the US and Japan now have existing, unilateral sanctions regimes against the DPRK, though so far Washington has generally stopped short of sanctioning entities in countries other than North Korea as it recently did with a new set of Iranian sanctions. Read More

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Pope Francis, Trump meet in Vatican for private talk

Some criticized her for not covering her hair during a visit to the Western Wall , part of a destroyed Jewish temple complex, or while in Saudi Arabia . Apparently, this was something of a inside joke between the pope, who loves Slovenian food, and the first lady, who is Slovenian. He asked if she fed her husband "potica", which is a traditional cake in Slovenia and it resulted in laughs all around. Read More

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Look for Ramadan moon Friday - Sultan

Date of Ramadan is fixed every year. "The Ulama should, during Tafseer/preaching, proffer solutions to problems that have become endemic in the society, especially corruption and injustice at all level, political thuggery, adultery, cultism, witchcraft, ritual killings, the breakdown of Muslim family values, gambling and intoxication, dishonestly, insecurity and all other social vices and moral decadence bedevilling the society", he appealed". Read More

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Ramadan 2017 Fasting To Start Friday May 26 - Chief Imam

The actual word Ramadan comes from the Arabic root ramiḍa or ar-ramaḍ, which means extreme heat or dryness. Since Ramadan is part of a lunar calendar, its date annually changes on the Gregorian calendar. However, they can still estimate the day beforehand. However, he said if the moon is not sighted on Thursday, Saturday May 27 will automatically be the first day of Ramadan 2017. Read More

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Trump embraces Israel, but Russian ties still trail him

President Donald Trump on Tuesday condemned the "evil losers " responsible for a deadly attack on concert-goers in England and called on leaders in the Middle East in particular to help root out violence. Trump was joined by first lady Melania Trump, his son-in-law Jared Kushner and daughter Ivanka Trump. But obstacles have emerged that may complicate the relationship between the White House and the Knesset. Read More

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G7 makes 'substantial progress' on trade talks

G7 makes 'substantial progress' on trade talks

President Emmanuel Macron of France said he had told Trump that it was "indispensable for the reputation of the United States and for the Americans themselves that the Americans remain committed" to the climate agreement. U.S. President Donald Trump arrives for a photo of G7 leaders with African leaders on the last day of the summit on Saturday. The provision pledges all 28 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members to treat an attack against any of them as an attack against all. Read More

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