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West Virginia teachers to continue strike after Senate passes lower pay raise

West Virginia teachers to continue strike after Senate passes lower pay raise

Jacob Staggers, a sixth-grade English teacher at South Middle School in Morgantown, W.Va., holds up a sign outside the state Senate chambers at the Capitol in Charleston, W.Va., on Thursday, March 1...

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European Union offers United Kingdom limited trade deal, no special access for banks

He explained that the European Union "can offer trade in goods" but not in services, because "services are not about tariffs". However British leader Theresa May , backed by her hardline pro-Britis...

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12 students rescued with serious burn injuries

12 students rescued with serious burn injuries

Conservator of forests, Madurai circle, R K Jegania said that the students from the college had not obtained permission for trekking, according to a Times of India report. Southern Command is in tou...

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Trump talks with Clinton impeachment lawyer about aiding in Mueller response

Trump talks with Clinton impeachment lawyer about aiding in Mueller response

The meeting comes as Trump's outside legal team has been negotiating with USA special counsel Robert Mueller over a possible interview with the president, another person close to the situation said....

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Hope Hicks told House Intelligence Committee she was hacked, sources say

Hope Hicks told House Intelligence Committee she was hacked, sources say

Hicks, who portrayed herself as not savvy in matters of technology, told lawmakers that one of the accounts was hacked, according to two sources who were in the room. Special Counsel Robert Mueller ha...

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Trade war between U.S. and Europe can still be avoided - Germany

Trade war between U.S. and Europe can still be avoided - Germany

Mr Trump announced plans last week to impose a 25% tariff on steel and 10% on aluminium, without giving more details on the countries concerned. The EU's trade chief Cecilia Malmstrom will mee...

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Russia's new hypersonic missile put through military tests

Russia's new hypersonic missile put through military tests

It then affirmed "the launch was successful, the hypersonic missile hit the designated target at the field". "The launch was normal, the hypersonic missile hit the preset target on the test site", t...

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Chinese Dragon, Indian Elephant must dance together, says China's Foreign Minister

Chinese Dragon, Indian Elephant must dance together, says China's Foreign Minister

Concerns about the US-China rivalry have heated up as US President Donald Trump and his economic advisers prepare to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, while leaving open the possibility ...

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Peta's Forecast - Weekend Rain and Snow Mix

Peta's Forecast - Weekend Rain and Snow Mix

Cloud cover and scattered rain showers will stick with us for Saturday evening with the heaviest rainfall and isolated storms developing after the midnight hour. Sunday night will be breezy with wind ...

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Turkish jets destroy 18 PKK targets in northern Iraq

Turkish jets destroy 18 PKK targets in northern Iraq

Later, the base became an important military zone for the YPG/PKK terrorists. "Once Afrin is captured, it will be delivered to its true owners", said Erdoğan. They have also pit Turkey against the Uni...

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Ryan, Johnson speak out against Trump tariffs

Ryan, Johnson speak out against Trump tariffs

Not a backbencher, even day one Lawmaker interest in NAFTA intensifies amid Trump moves MORE (R-Utah) on Tuesday sent a letter to the president urging him to refocus his efforts on opening markets...

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Elizabeth Warren: 'I am not running for president' in 2020

Elizabeth Warren: 'I am not running for president' in 2020

The story is largely consistent with what the Oklahoma native has said for years, including during a 2012 interview with The Associated Press, when she said she and her brothers were told her paternal...

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Construction of Ram Temple is final in Ayodhya: Bhaiyyaji Joshi

Construction of Ram Temple is final in Ayodhya: Bhaiyyaji Joshi

Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan on Sunday replied to Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh's (RSS) General Secretary. At the RSS' crucial Akhil Bharatiya Pratinidi Sabha meet, which began in Nagpur from ...

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Doctors use amputated leg as pillow in UP

Doctors use amputated leg as pillow in UP

The doctor looked for something to raise his head. After the case came to light, Maharani Laxmi Bai Medical College principal Sadhna Kaushik assured strict action against those found guilty. DG me...

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Florida passes bill to ban marriage of anyone under 17

In looking at the issue, lawmakers are striving to establish sound financial footing for ailing pension systems that are estimated to have unfunded liabilities between $40 billion and $60 billion. The...

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FIR filed against Bihar BJP chief for violating model code of conduct

FIR filed against Bihar BJP chief for violating model code of conduct

RJD candidate Sarfaraz Alam is the son of former lawmaker Mohammad Taslimuddin, whose death previous year made the elections necessary. RJD vice-president Shivanand Tiwari said the comment reflected...

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Australia expects waiver of new United States tariffs after Trump-Turnbull phone call

Australia expects waiver of new United States tariffs after Trump-Turnbull phone call

Mr Trump said last Friday that he was working on a security agreement with Australia that would exempt the country from planned tariffs on steel and aluminium imports. "As a close security and trade p...

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Ex-Trump aide testified that her email was hacked

Ex-Trump aide testified that her email was hacked

And normally a "hack" wouldn't prevent you from recovering access to an account. The announcement came a day after lawmakers interviewed Hicks, who had considered leaving for months, according to The...

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It's time to revise the Second Amendment

It's time to revise the Second Amendment

We're dismissing even modest proposals because of paranoia. Let them come after us with their bare fists and see how far they get. With each tragedy, my heart breaks a little more for the loved ...

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EU targets peanut butter, orange juice, whiskey in Trump trade spat

EU targets peanut butter, orange juice, whiskey in Trump trade spat

She said she would take the case to the World Trade Organization if necessary. But he said Brussels was hoping "we are not forced to use them" as it favoured "dialogue" with the Trump administration...

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NRA sues Florida hours after gun bill is passed

NRA sues Florida hours after gun bill is passed

The new law raises the minimum age to purchase a firearm to 21 and extends the waiting period to three days for the purchase of all firearms. The NRA claims in the suit that by raising the minim...

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Australia to Secure Exemption from US Tariffs

Canada and Mexico will be exempt indefinitely . "I have a feeling we're going to make a deal on NAFTA", Trump said at the White House alongside a group of steelworkers, citing the "unique nature of...

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European Union treats U.S. 'very badly on trade'

European Union treats U.S. 'very badly on trade'

Talks would continue next week. The EU is also maintaining a threat of counter-measures that would target US imports ranging from maize to motorcycles, and may publish its list next week to allow in...

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Hola likely to reach NZ, another storm possible after: NIWA

Hola likely to reach NZ, another storm possible after: NIWA

The remains of Tropical Cyclone Hola follow less than three weeks after the last ex-cyclone hit the country. Severe Weather Watches and Warnings have now been issued for Monday, with rain accumula...

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Trump hits European Union on trade days after imposing new tariffs

Trump hits European Union on trade days after imposing new tariffs

The US President set import tariffs on Thursday of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminium, to come into force in 15 days. Big Deficit. If not, we Tax Cars etc. The EU says that its exports sh...

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Trump talks violence with video game execs and critics

Trump talks violence with video game execs and critics

Henson continued by saying that the hour-long meeting ended with no real outcome. her group believes that video games are one of three core causes of violence in America, and there was a clear sense t...

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Flake to Introduce Legislation That Would Nullify Trump's Tariffs

Flake to Introduce Legislation That Would Nullify Trump's Tariffs

And other countries now impose them on American goods. "And here was an economist of some acclaim who was validating those positions", Moore said . "This threatens to derail it". "The cost of a trade...

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China's Xi Wins Constitutional Backing for New Strongman Era

China's Xi Wins Constitutional Backing for New Strongman Era

Although Xi has overseen an unprecedented growth in the middle class of China, with only two dissenting votes this move signals a throwback to the autocratic pre-capitalist regime of mid 20th century ...

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Trump says goodbye to 'globalist' economic adviser Gary Cohn

Trump says goodbye to 'globalist' economic adviser Gary Cohn

The president hinted that he might bring Cohn back into his administration in the future, but wished him well in the meantime. "This is Gary Cohn's last meeting in the Cabinet", Trump said Thursday ...

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China says US tariffs 'a serious attack' on global trade system

China says US tariffs 'a serious attack' on global trade system

McMaster. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Thursday there was a "level of confidence" that the country's close relationship with the United States would protect it from US tariffs o...

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EU, Japan start push for exemptions from Trump tariffs

After the meeting, Malmstrom tweeted, "No immediate clarity on the exact US procedure for exemption.so discussions will continue next week". "We work together. Lighthizer didn't comment publicly after...

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Trump's tariff moves muddy trade priorities

Trump's tariff moves muddy trade priorities

It could be markets are hoping that Trump's other threat of more tariffs to come - i.e. "I do think the possibility of NAFTA partners walking away from the table mattered quite a bit", the lobbyist sa...

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India braces for Donald Trump's reciprocal tax, may fight it in WTO

India braces for Donald Trump's reciprocal tax, may fight it in WTO

China described it as a "serious attack" on the system of global trade. As Trump's latest proclamations coincide with recent USA government efforts to keep Chinese hardware out of the U.S.' next-gene...

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EU, Japan Seek to Be Excluded From US Tariffs in Talks

EU, Japan Seek to Be Excluded From US Tariffs in Talks

Trump argues the tariffs are created to protect U.S.jobs and national security. Key U.S. trading partners and businesses have warned the tariffs could backfire, provoking a trade war a trade war and...

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Mexico plans response to U.S. tariffs

Mexico plans response to U.S. tariffs

SHAPIRO: How is this news being received in Canada? We're going to straighten it out, and we'll do it in a very loving way. When we're down by USD 30 billion, USD 40 billion, USD 60 billion, USD 100 b...

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Trump endorses Republican in Pa. House race

Trump endorses Republican in Pa. House race

While attacking the media for second-guessing his eagerness to meet with Kim, Trump said he will do what he thinks is best. His new slogan will be "Keep America great!" with an exclamation point. Ther...

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Trump hardens stand on China; doubles down on 'reciprocal tax'

However, despite such hard-won progress, while the tree craves calm, the wind will not abate, as a Chinese saying goes. With the probe into China, known as a Section 301 action, USA officials are al...

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Japan trade minister calls for calm heads over USA tariffs

After meetings with USA trade envoy Robert Lighthizer in Brussels, EU and Japanese trade officials said negotiations would need to continue. However, he said "real friends" of the United States coul...

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Trump and Pence meet with NRA leader at White House

Trump and Pence meet with NRA leader at White House

Instead, he's just saying stuff, with little regard as to whether it contradicts or calls into questions something he said the day, week or month before. Republican Senator John Kennedy told rep...

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'Unprecedented Democrat turnout' - Texas Republicans mock talk of blue wave

After playing the song, Colbert rolled a clip of Cruz defending his attack on O'Rourke's name during an interview with CNN's Chris Cuomo . "He's got enough money also to be advertising, but wheth...

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