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by | March 28, 2018 | 01:06

The US will maintain tariffs on Korea's exports of pick-up trucks until 2041, from the previously agreed 2021, according to the ministry's statement. The Korean Automobile Manufacturers Association praised the government's efforts to protect South Korean automakers and avoid major changes on sensitive issues such as adjusting tariffs.

by | March 28, 2018 | 01:02

The China Manned Space Engineering Office said it expects the lab to reenter the atmosphere between March 31 and April 4, burning up in the process. Other, larger spacecraft have reentered, such as the 129,700-kilogram (143-ton) Russian Mir space station-though its reentry over the Pacific Ocean was controlled to minimize any risk of debris hitting populated regions.

by | March 28, 2018 | 01:01

Attorney General Jeff Landry's decision came almost 11 months after the Justice Department ruled out federal criminal charges in Alton Sterling's July 2016 death. Salamoni's lawyer, John McLindon, said he anticipated the department will fire both officers for a violation of policies as a result of the shooting, but that both officers are planning to appeal such firing.

by | March 28, 2018 | 00:59

Earlier, security forces conducted searches throughout the Eshkol region after finding the footprints of the Arabs near the security fence in the southern Gaza Strip. During the Gaza war in 2014, Iron Dome interceptors largely protected Israel's heartland from thousands of incoming rockets fired by Gaza militants.

by | March 28, 2018 | 00:57

In an attempt to improve the Wyandotte Jaycees annual Easter Egg Hunt in 2018, the Jaycees are increasing the number of candy-filled eggs to over 6,000. "If no one figures out the first clue, we post two more". We had a chance to hear them strategize. Team members also distributed eggs across the field behind the former Traughber Junior High School.In addition to the Easter-themed activities, guests of the Oswegoland Optimist Club's annual Easter Egg Hunt could participate in a basketball ...

by | March 28, 2018 | 00:53

Mohammad Shahzad starred as the Afghans laid down a marker ahead of the tournament in England and Wales by romping to a seven-wicket win. Afghanistan's star leg-spinner Rashid Khan scripted history by becoming the fastest bowler to pick 100 ODI wickets.

by | March 28, 2018 | 00:52

More than 130 people are suspected of having been exposed to the nerve agent used in the attack, a military-grade chemical weapon known as Novichok , which was developed in the Soviet Union in the 1970s. May told lawmakers on Tuesday that Britain's interior minister was reviewing investor visas, although the checks on possible loopholes were not specifically focused on Russian Federation.

by | March 27, 2018 | 07:03

Speaking at his party summit in the Black Sea resort of Trabzon, the Turkish leader also announced that the offensive had begun expanding into Sinjar, located in Iraqi Kurdistan, stressing that his country "fights terrorists at home and overseas".

by | March 27, 2018 | 07:00

Attorneys for Noor Salman are calling for a mistrial after they say new details from prosecutors reveal that Pulse gunman Omar Mateen's father was an FBI source and is now under a criminal investigation. "First, Omar Mateen conspired with his father, rather than Noor Salman, to commit the acts", the defense wrote. Lawyers for Noor Salman, the widow of the Pulse nightclub shooter who faces life in prison on terrorism charges if convicted, are asking for the case to be dismissed.

by | March 27, 2018 | 06:53

Mexican authorities have coordinated with US officials in Mexico to bring the bodies of the Sharp family home , said Jana Weland, Amy Sharp's cousin. The Sharps were supposed to return to the United States about 2:45 p.m. Wednesday from Cancun and arrive in St. Louis at about 6 p.m., family members said.

by | March 27, 2018 | 06:56

MSCI's world equity index .MIWD00000PUS , which tracks shares in 47 countries, touched its lowest level since February 9 but was then buoyed to a 0.25 percent gain after a Wall Street Journal report that Treasury Secretary Mnuchin was considering a visit to Beijing to begin negotiations.

by | March 27, 2018 | 06:51

Seventy eight percent of 104 ballistic missiles that have been launched on Saudi Arabia, including Mecca and Riyadh , come from Yemen's Saadah and north of Amran, said Maliki. The interception of the missiles resulted in the dispersal of fragments of the shells, which fell over nearby residential areas, killing an Egyptian civilian, according to al-Malki.

by | March 26, 2018 | 01:35

Rain showers will return to the forecast to start the work week as cooler air settles in for your Monday. Easter weekend appears to have mostly sunny skies, low-end shower chances, and seasonable temperatures. There will be a slight chance of mixed showers throughout the afternoon. Strong High pressure will build in from the northeast through the middle of next week keeping the weather cool before the high shifts offshore on Thursday.

by | March 26, 2018 | 01:25

Protesters also turned out in the northern city of Girona, where Puigdemont was mayor before he became regional president in 2016. A grassroots group in favor of Catalonia staying a part of Spain called for another gathering at the same time in Barcelona to show their support for the Constitution in front of the office of the Spanish government's representative in Catalonia.

by | March 26, 2018 | 01:13

Hitting out at Congress President Rahul Gandhi and the Congress, the PMO said that the Opposition party has zero knowledge of technology. The app, the party claimed was one-of-its kind, which offers users a "guest mode" that does not require any permission or data.

by | March 26, 2018 | 01:11

They were on their way to play the third day of the second test against Pakistan , and six Pakistan policemen and two civilians were killed, and six members of the Sri Lanka team were injured. "I simply can't describe my excitement in words, I just want the final to begin". Peshawar was led by West Indian Sammy, while Islamabad United featured stand-in captain JP Duminy of South Africa.

by | March 25, 2018 | 00:59

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle started their Royal visit at the Eikon Centre in Lisburn where they attended an event at wonderful the Space to mark the second year of the youth-led peace-building initiative. As Nicholl points out, the real partying doesn't start until after the two say "I do". The couple , who will Wednesday on May 19, attended an event celebrating a youth-led peace-building initiative launched by Prince Harry previous year before visiting a historic liquor saloon and ...

by | March 25, 2018 | 00:57

Eastern Ghouta's six-year rebel rule was in its dying moments Friday as fighters evacuated one of the Syrian enclave's three remaining pockets and a deal was reached for another. The TV titled its coverage as " Harasta is empty of terrorists", as the Syrian government regards most of the rebels as terrorists. Friday's announcement came hours after a cease-fire called for by Failaq al-Rahman in areas it controls went into effect.

by | March 25, 2018 | 00:54

And the indictment counts at least five government agencies, including the Labor Department , the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, and the United Nations , among the victims of the hacking campaign. The emails purported to be from professors at another university and indicated the sender had read an article written by them, prosecutors said. At a news conference today, Rosenstein said the Justice Department is "working with foreign law enforcement agencies and providing the ...

by | March 25, 2018 | 00:52

According to The Times Mr Skripal and his daughter may have permanent brain damage, according to evidence given at a closed-door court hearing this week. Mr Skripal, 66, and his 33-year-old daughter, Yulia , were extremely ill when they were discovered on the park bench in The Maltings shopping centre, in Salisbury, on March 4.

by | March 25, 2018 | 00:54

The United States called on all relevant actors operating in the northwest, including Turkey, Russia, to provide access for global humanitarian organizations, facilitate the urgent delivery of humanitarian assistance to those displaced by the violence, and develop a coordinated program for the safe and voluntary return of people to their homes in Afrin City as soon as possible.

by | March 25, 2018 | 00:51

Ahed was convicted on four of the 12 charges against her including incitement, aggravated assault and two counts of obstructing Israeli soldiers. Tamimi's lawyer, Gaby Lasky, said Tamimi agreed to the sentence as part of a plea deal with prosecutors that allowed her to avoid more serious charges that could have imprisoned her for years.

by | March 25, 2018 | 00:51

She also blamed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for indulging in malpractices to defeat the BSP so that the alliance with the SP ends. Breaking her silence on the infamous Guest House incident of 1995, where Mayawati was humiliated and attacked by the SP, Mayawati said BJP was bringing it up in frustration.

by | March 24, 2018 | 13:41

The products include wine, nuts, fresh fruit like cherries and apples, and dried fruit. It also wants to slap the U.S. with a 25 percent tariff on pork and recycled aluminum imports. The U.S. accounted for 18.4 percent of Chinese exports in 2016, down from 21 percent in 2006. "Even free traders and internationalists agree China's predatory trade practices, which include forcing United States businesses to transfer valuable technology to Chinese firms and restricting access to Chinese ...

by | March 24, 2018 | 13:38

Some lawmakers are now criticizing the president for not bringing up that issue during his call with Putin. If any foreign leaders are itching for a summit with the USA, they should just give President Trump a ring. Given the unprecedented amount of leaks pouring from the tumultuous White House, some staffers presumably are already unafraid of the NDA. Trump's call came at a period of heightened tensions between the two nations after the White House imposed sanctions on Russian ...