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Boeing loses Max customer as Saudi Arabia's Flyadeal cancels order

Boeing loses Max customer as Saudi Arabia's Flyadeal cancels order

The list price for the 20 Max 737s, each of which costs about $117 million, would normally run $5.9 billion, though Flyadeal would have gotten an undisclosed discount. But that was before the technical faults were detected. Crash investigators have concentrated their efforts on the aircraft's control system and Boeing has been working with regulators to roll out a software upgrade. Read More

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British PM hopeful Hunt unveils no-deal Brexit plans

British PM hopeful Hunt unveils no-deal Brexit plans

But the health secretary's rhetoric has also hardened in recent days on his determination to leave without a deal if necessary to make Brexit happen. Keen to play up his "detailed" plans for both a no deal Brexit and for leaving with an agreement, Hunt said he would try to renegotiate a deal with the European Union over the summer and in earnest in September, giving himself a "hard deadline" for the end of September to decide whether he could get an agreement or not. Read More

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Should We Forget The Biden-Harris 2020 Ticket?

Should We Forget The Biden-Harris 2020 Ticket?

Biden has already had to weather a campaign crisis over his tactile political style, which some women said made them feel uncomfortable. Democratic presidential candidates on stage during the second night of the first Democratic presidential debate on Thursday, June 27, 2019, at the Arsht Center for the Performing Arts in Miami. Read More

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In revolution, Trump will host July 4 event, with tanks and warplanes

In revolution, Trump will host July 4 event, with tanks and warplanes

President Trump's big 4th of July spectacle will come complete with several M1 Abrams tanks and other armored vehicles, despite opposition to the military equipment sideshow from the local Washington, D.C. "You've got to be pretty careful with the tanks because the roads have a tendency not to like to carry heavy tanks so we have to put them in certain areas but we have the brand new Sherman tanks and we have the brand new Abrams tanks", Trump added. Read More

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Stormy G20 looms as Trump bashes China on trade

Stormy G20 looms as Trump bashes China on trade

Global shares were mixed Friday as investors waited for a meeting between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping that they hope will produce a truce in spiraling U.S. relations." . The list of items to be broached by leaders of the world's top 20 economies is long, but trade is expected to dominate. Despite what the USA president describes as a strong friendship, he and Xi have been locked in a trade dispute for some time. Read More

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Carter: Trump 'Lost' The Election, Only In Office Due To Russia

Carter: Trump 'Lost' The Election, Only In Office Due To Russia

He then repeated "don't meddle in the election", while pointing a finger at Putin. The 94-year-old Carter became the longest-living president in US history in March, beating records previously set by George H.W. Mr Trump already attacked friend and foe alike on domestic soil before flying to Osaka but appeared to strike a more conciliatory tone upon arrival, predicting a "very successful day". Read More

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Supreme Court Redistricting Decision Could Reshape Politics

Supreme Court Redistricting Decision Could Reshape Politics

The federal Voting Rights Act also requires that district boundaries allow minority voters an equal opportunity to elect representatives of their choice. Census. "It is our responsibility to take care of our citizens". The court voted 5-4 to block the Trump administration plan. The mixed rulings have given residents in the country - and especially in MI - with mixed feelings. Read More

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Trump, Kim exchanged 12 letters: S Korea minister

Trump, Kim exchanged 12 letters: S Korea minister

He also said the letters Trump and Kim have recently exchanged show that their "willingness to engage in dialogue has never faded". South Korean President Moon Jae-in said this week that North Korean and USA officials are holding "behind-the-scenes talks" to arrange a third summit, though he and Kim Yeon-chul offered no details. Read More

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Trump to meet Xi, Putin at G20 in Japan

Trump to meet Xi, Putin at G20 in Japan

The Japan-America-India meeting or JAI, at the summit level with Abe, Trump and Modi, will be the second of its sort-the first occurred in December on the edges of the G20 summit in Argentina. Mueller III's investigation. Another major nuclear pact - the New Start treaty that entered force in 2012 - is set to expire in 2021 unless Moscow and Washington negotiate an extension. Read More

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Help offered to Florida woman jailed for turning in husband's guns

Help offered to Florida woman jailed for turning in husband's guns

Police said Torres shot and killed her stepfather, believed to be in his early 50s, as well as her own 8-year-old daughter. 'So you're telling me you committed an armed burglary?' the officer asked her . " She was taking them to the police department for safekeeping", he said, according to HuffPost. "So I'm hopeful that the State Attorney will look at all the evidence but also keep in consideration how this is a system that has historically denied justice to survivors of domestic ... Read More

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In another rebuke to Trump, Senate votes to block Saudi arms sale

In another rebuke to Trump, Senate votes to block Saudi arms sale

Menendez , the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said the disapproval resolutions also reflected Congress' desire to preserve its powers to declare war and review major foreign weapons sales. Sen. Bob Menendez, D-N.J., introduced the measures, citing Saudi Arabia's role in the war in Yemen, where a Saudi-led coalition has been engaged in a multi-year campaign against Houthi rebels, often with disastrous consequences for the civilian population . Read More

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