• US open to talks with China, Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says
US open to talks with China, Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says

China on Friday called on the European Union to take a joint stand against U.S. protectionism as the tit-for-tat trade rift between Washington and Beijing threatened to entangle Europe. In its documents, South Korea said the US measures affect nearly 304 million dollars in washing machine products on which Washington collected 152 million dollars i...

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  • Hamilton facing grid penalty in Bahrain for gearbox change
Hamilton facing grid penalty in Bahrain for gearbox change

Hamilton's Mercedes team revealed that the British driver suffered a hydraulics leak at the curtain-raiser in Melbourne, adding that he was even fortunate to finish the race. But I think it's hard to say from one race. "It's quite a relaxed atmosphere for us because Mercedes know I'm committed to them and they've obviously expressed they're commi...

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  • Ricciardo sets the pace in first practice session
Ricciardo sets the pace in first practice session

Raikkonen, who was third in the opening afternoon session led by Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo , lapped the 5.4km Sakhir circuit in one minute 29.817 seconds. The notable absentee at the sharp end was Max Verstappen , whose Red Bull ground to a halt on track after just two laps with a suspected electrical problem.

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  • Amit Shah equates Opposition parties to snakes, dogs
Amit Shah equates Opposition parties to snakes, dogs

However, the BJP central leadership appears to have taken a pragmatic view considering the emergence of new permutations and combinations across the country. "People of this country will give a befitting reply", he said. Asked if it is not true that there are considerable apprehensions within the ruling BJP about its prospects in the 2019 polls...

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  • Police seek male suspect in Mililani bank robbery
Police seek male suspect in Mililani bank robbery

A bank robbery and an attempted robbery at a jewelery store occurred within an hour of each other Friday on the same street in Antioch, in what police said appeared to be separate incidents. Police said he also robbed the U.S. Bank at 4401 Roosevelt Boulevard on March 27 in Middletown - in the same outfit. Ansonia police said the teller gave the ...

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  • Cooler and breezy Wednesday ahead!
Cooler and breezy Wednesday ahead!

Since we retain a northerly wind flow, look for high temperatures only in the mid 40s with wind chill values down in the 30s. High temperatures of up to 30 degrees Celsius will return to Southern Taiwan on Tuesday , the Central Weather Bureau forecasts.

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  • Asian shares waver as U.S. and China trade threats on tariffs
Asian shares waver as U.S. and China trade threats on tariffs

The tit-for-tat tariffs being traded between the U.S. and China heavily weighed on investor sentiment. The Dow closed up more than 230 points to 24,263, the S&P rose 30 to 2,644, and the NASDAQ finished 100 points higher to close at 7,042.

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  • Mets Win as Conforto Hits Home Run on Return from DL
Mets Win as Conforto Hits Home Run on Return from DL

Outfielders Yoenis Cespedes and Brandon Nimmo have led New York's hitters. Matt Harvey has shown up on time. Furthermore, Steven Matz was shaky in his first start, surrendering two home runs along with three walks, plus the Mets have lost 21 out of Matz' last 28 starts, while the Nationals have rarely lost with Gonzalez on the hill agai...

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  • Mnuchin says there's 'potential for a trade war' with China
Mnuchin says there's 'potential for a trade war' with China

Later in the session, White House economic adviser Robert Kudlow indicated that there were "all kinds of back-channel discussions going on", insisting that China and the United States were not in a trade war. The Dow was down 700 points late in the day. "China will dedicate itself to the end and at any cost and will definitely fight back firmly" ...

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  • Immigrants avoid crossing US-Mexico border
Immigrants avoid crossing US-Mexico border

And before Trump credited Mexico's "strong immigration laws" for dispersing much of the migrant group on Thursday, earlier this week he warned that he would "stop their cash cow, NAFTA", if the country doesn't reduce the flow of immigrants coming across the southern United States border .

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  • New trailer for Fahrenheit 451 starring Michael B. Jordan and Michael Shannon
New trailer for Fahrenheit 451 starring Michael B. Jordan and Michael Shannon

In a future where the media is an opiate, history is rewritten and "firemen" burn books, Jordan plays Guy Montag, a young fireman who struggles with his role as a law enforcer and with his "mentor", played by Shannon. Check out the earlier trailers... In his world, where television rules and literature is on the brink of extinction, firemen start f...

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  • Wintry weather impacts travel south Sunday/Sunday night
Wintry weather impacts travel south Sunday/Sunday night

A widespread storm system in the central U.S.is bringing spring snow to the Central Plains and also the risk of severe storms in the South today. Pockets of snow for the morning and evening, with rain and snow mixing during the day. Temps start in the low 40s but fall into the mid to upper 30s through the day. We are still several days away fro...

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  • Hillary Clinton claims 'Fox News is always trying to impeach me'
Hillary Clinton claims 'Fox News is always trying to impeach me'

Juanita Broaddrick , who famously accused former president Bill Clinton of raping her in 1978, stopped by Unfiltered on Wednesday - and told Cupp what she'd say to Hillary Clinton if she had the chance to speak with her today. But when asked about the "Lock her up" chants that cropped up during the 2016 election in response to the scandal ove...

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  • Shawano Police arrest man for 4th offense OWI
Shawano Police arrest man for 4th offense OWI

Sergeant Corner from the District Support team explained, "Following up on information provided by members of the public, police have again disrupted the supply of what we suspect are incredibly harmful drugs in the Belfast area, recovering a significant amount of suspected drugs, drug paraphernalia and a significant amount of cash".

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  • Gov. Brown would reject Trump request for border troops
Gov. Brown would reject Trump request for border troops

GOP governors responded positively, including Arizona's Republican governor, who tweeted his support even before Nielsen's announcement. "For Arizona, it's all about public safety", Ducey wrote on Twitter . But the senior administration official said the memorandums of understanding are still being negotiated among the DHS, Department of Def...

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  • The White House Daily Chronicle, April 5, 2018
The White House Daily Chronicle, April 5, 2018

But he didn't rule out attending the event in future years. In a radio interview with "Bernie and Sid in the Morning", which aired Friday, he described the press as "so bad, it's so fake". White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders says Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani will be meeting with Trump on April 10. However, unlike past year, senior...

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  • Woman molested onboard Mumbai's local train
Woman molested onboard Mumbai's local train

The woman is seen fighting back. The accused - identified as a cabbie from Byculla, Rafiq Khan - and the victim were known to each other and he owed her money over which they had an adjustment in the train. The constable (seen in the video ) was allegedly trying to dissuade the man from assaulting the woman. He also molested her and tore off her...

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  • Mumbai family hails 'angel' Salman Khan for help even amidst jail sentencing
Mumbai family hails 'angel' Salman Khan for help even amidst jail sentencing

The actor had applied for a bail at the Jodhpur court but hearing has been deferred till April 7, 2018. The Jodhpur judge, however, had acquitted other accused namely Saif Ali Khan , Neelam , Tabu and Sonali Bendre , who were present with Salman during the shooting of Hum Saath Saath Hain in 1998, when the poaching of black buck took p...

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  • IPL 2018: BCCI to have 36 Fan Parks nationwide this year
IPL 2018: BCCI to have 36 Fan Parks nationwide this year

Gautam Gambhir is credited with turning around KKR's fortunes with his innovative captaincy, crucial batting and selection of certain uncapped Indian and experienced overseas players, and is the franchise's leading run-getter with 3345 in 122 matches.

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  • Texas National Guard says it's preparing to deploy to border
Texas National Guard says it's preparing to deploy to border

The announcement came hours after President Trump pledged "strong action today" on immigration and a day after he said he announced he wanted to use the military to secure the southern border until his long-promised, stalled border wall is erected.

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  • Investigation launched after man stabbed in Herne Hill amidst night of carnage
Investigation launched after man stabbed in Herne Hill amidst night of carnage

Meanwhile, the victim's father, Dele Ogunsola , who spoke to EveningStandard demanded that the "bloodshed must stop". He declined to comment further at this stage of the investigation. He continued: 'Why are we cutting back on real issues and investing in non-issues? Young people are being slaughtered every day. 'Everyone wants to be a plast...

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  • Trump seeks another $100B in tariffs against China
Trump seeks another $100B in tariffs against China

Chinese state media on Friday slammed Donald Trump's threat of more trade action against China as "ridiculous" after the US President called for an additional $100 billion of tariffs, escalating an already high-stakes trade dispute between the two nations.

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  • EPA officials demoted, removed after voicing complaints about Scott Pruitt
EPA officials demoted, removed after voicing complaints about Scott Pruitt

Though the President has, at times , floated several people a day for multiple positions in his administration that are already occupied, the proposition reveals just how frustrated Trump remains with Sessions because of his decision to recuse himself from overseeing the Russian Federation investigation more than a year ago, while signaling ...

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  • Trump says WTO is unfair to US
Trump says WTO is unfair to US

They calmed down Wednesday and Thursday on hopes the USA and China would find a diplomatic solution but slid Friday after Beijing said it would fight the Trump administration's latest threats. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down about 1.6% in morning trading, following Asian markets broadly lower. The Chinese Global Times reports that no...

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  • Embrace Leadership At Your Library: Celebrate National Library Week April 8-14
Embrace Leadership At Your Library: Celebrate National Library Week April 8-14

However, other types of fees, such as those for lost or damaged items, are not included in the program. First celebrated in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association and libraries each April.

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