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People US sends China to-do list to cut trade imbalances, reports WSJ
Author: 0 US sends China to-do list to cut trade imbalances, reports WSJ

The ministry indicated that China believes that the US tariffs violate WTO rules and do not meet the security exemptions requirement. Chinese officials and state media said the country will defend itself in a trade war, warning that President Donald Trump's tariff plans could backfire on the United States.

People Two killed by bomb in 'attempted assassination' of Alexandria security chief
Author: 0 Two killed by bomb in 'attempted assassination' of Alexandria security chief

Islamic State (IS) released a video last month warning Egyptians against voting and encouraging Islamists to attack security forces. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed told The Associated Press that two policemen were killed and four others wounded in today's explosion, adding that one civilian was also wounded.

People Turkey to target new town in Syria operation: Erdogan
Author: 0 Turkey to target new town in Syria operation: Erdogan

Associated Press journalists on a press tour organized by the Turkish government Saturday passed through the northwestern town of Jinderes en route to central Afrin . He said most of those who had left had gone to nearby Tal Rifaat, and said that between 50,000 and 70,000 civilians are estimated to remain inside the city.

People Brexit big guns try to shoot down claim of illegal campaign spending
Author: 0 Brexit big guns try to shoot down claim of illegal campaign spending

He said: "At the relevant time during the referendum period, the commission advised Vote Leave that it was permissible to make a donation in the way it proposed to do to BeLeave". Mr Sanni claimed: 'In effect they used BeLeave to over-spend, and not just by a small amount. Nearly two thirds of a million pounds makes all the difference and it wasn't legal.

People Iowa family of 4 found dead in Mexico
Author: 0 Iowa family of 4 found dead in Mexico

The Iowa family had been dead for more than a day-about 36 to 48 hours-before their bodies were discovered in the Tulum-based condominium they were renting, according to a Facebook post from the Quintana Roo prosecutor's office. Relatives became anxious after Kevin Sharp, who owns a beer distribution company, didn't check in on his employees as he said he would. They were staying in a rental house they found through a vacation rental company.

Author: 0 Weekend Weather: Unsettled weather pattern will continue into Sunday

Travel will be challenging along the Front Range and in the eastern mountains late Monday night and early Tuesday morning. Temperatures will fall back into the lower 20s late Sunday night with partly cloudy skies and southeast winds around 10 miles per hour.

People Get To Know Phillies Prospect Scott Kingery
Author: 0 Get To Know Phillies Prospect Scott Kingery

The deal also includes club options in 2024, 2025 and 2026. The Phillies announced the deal that runs through the 2023 season. In a fairly unprecedented deal that could be worth as much as $63.5 million if each option is picked up, the Phillies are betting big on a player who hasn't played a single Major League game, and honestly, it's a risk worth taking.

People UIDAI calls report on new Aadhaar database leak 'false, baseless'
Author: 0 UIDAI calls report on new Aadhaar database leak 'false, baseless'

But the Unique Identification Authority of India ( UIDAI ), which runs the Aadhaar programme, said "there is no truth in this story " and that they were "contemplating legal action against ZDNet ". "The answer would obviously be in negative". This exposes their names, the 12-digit Aadhaar number and information of the services they have linked their Aadhar card to.

People USA getting very close to trade deal with S Korea
Author: 0 USA getting very close to trade deal with S Korea

On the controversial steel tariff issue, he said that the two sides reached an agreement in principle, noting Korean steelmakers will be able to sell their products in the U.S. The import duties, of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminium, were mainly aimed at curbing imports from China. "There is a quota", Mnuchin said.

People Ahed Tamimi's lawyer: There was never a chance for a fair trial
Author: 0 Ahed Tamimi's lawyer: There was never a chance for a fair trial

The unnamed supporter of Tamimi, who was identified by police only as a resident of central Israel in her 40s, was immediately arrested and was set to be brought Thursday before the Jerusalem Magistrate's Court. This allowed her to avoid more serious charges that could have landed her in prison for years. The organization and Tamimi's advocates argue that there is a double standard for authorities prosecuting West Bank residents because Israeli settlers are tried in civilian courts while ...

People Mnuchin: Pres. Trump's Trade Policies Will Create Economic Success
Author: 0 Mnuchin: Pres. Trump's Trade Policies Will Create Economic Success

US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin attends a meeting at La Moneda Presidential Palace in Santiago, Chile, March 21, 2018. Alarm over a possible trade war between the world's two largest economies has chilled financial markets as investors foresee dire consequences should trade barriers go up due to President Donald Trump's bid to cut the USA deficit with China.

People Beijing warns of 'people's war' against US
Author: 0 Beijing warns of 'people's war' against US

Several U.S. chief executives attending a high-profile forum in Beijing, including BlackRock Inc's Larry Fink and Apple Inc's Tim Cook, urged restraint amid the intensifying trade spat. Wei Jianguo, vice chairman of Beijing-based think tank China Centre for International Economic Exchanges, told China Daily that Beijing could impose tariffs on more US products, and is considering a second and even third list of targets.

People Hero cop who swapped himself for hostages dies
Author: 0 Hero cop who swapped himself for hostages dies

Lt. Col. Arnaud Beltrame , 45, died Saturday , one day after he was shot in the neck after he took the place of a woman being held hostage by the gunman, according to multiple news outlets. Lakdim fit a familiar profile as a petty criminal who had turned to extremism. He spent a month in jail in 2016. His partner and a 17-year-old friend were in custody as investigators sought to understand events leading up to the attack.

People PM Narendra Modi greets nation on Ram Navami
Author: 0 PM Narendra Modi greets nation on Ram Navami

Meanwhile, reports said four people have been injured after a Ram Navami pandal was allegedly attacked in the Bardhaman district on night. The party's state unit President Dilip Ghosh rallied with a sword in West Midnapore while state women wing President Locket Chatterjee carried a trident.

People Trump defends $1.3 trillion spending plan, points to military gains
Author: 0 Trump defends $1.3 trillion spending plan, points to military gains

Trump, meanwhile, has tried to pin the failure to reach a DACA deal on Democrats, arguing, "They don't want DACA" and are merely trying to use the issue as "a political football". Overjoyed by his revelation, Trump scurries through the White House hopping up on tables while his admissions of wrongdoing seem to flow out of him like a faucet.

People Lawmakers unveil $1.3T spending bill to avoid shutdown
Author: 0 Lawmakers unveil $1.3T spending bill to avoid shutdown

The House easily approved the measure Thursday, 256-167. One thing most lawmakers agreed on was the ridiculous process, which saw the House vote on a 2,232-page bill around noon on Thursday, just 16 hours after the text had been released.

People Turkey opens airspace to northern Iraq's Erbil
Author: 0 Turkey opens airspace to northern Iraq's Erbil

The Iraqi military on Sunday denied that Turkish troops have entered Sinjar in northern Iraq after the Turkish president earlier announced the beginning of operations against outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) in the area. Turkey has shut down its airspace to flights to the Kurdish region following a controversial referendum vote in northern Iraq's self-ruled Kurdish region six months ago that overwhelmingly backed independence from Baghdad.

People Al-Shabab bomb kills 17 in Mogadishu
Author: 0 Al-Shabab bomb kills 17 in Mogadishu

Hours earlier, another auto bomb reportedly exploded just outside the capital. "I saw people being rushed to hospital and some of them were already dead", another witness, Abdulahi Moalim, told AFP. Nur Mohamed, a Mogadishu police officer, told Reuters the bomb had gone off at the heavily guarded Sayidka checkpoint. At least 14 people were killed on Thursday when al Shabaab set off a bomb outside a busy Mogadishu hotel.

People Shopping mall blaze in Siberia kills 37
Author: 0 Shopping mall blaze in Siberia kills 37

The youngsters died from gas poisoning after the blaze broke out at the Winter Cherry shopping centre, according to reports. Footage broadcast on Russian television showed individuals leaping from the windows of the shopping centre which was engulfed in black smoke.

People Parkland student: We are just getting started
Author: 0 Parkland student: We are just getting started

People gather at Union Park to take part in " March For Our Lives " protest against gun violence in the country on March 24, 2018 in Chicago, United States. Fuentes ended her address, asking the crowd to join her in signing "Happy Birthday" for one of her classmates, Nick Dworet, who died during the February 14 massacre and would have turned 18 on March 24.

People Iowa family of four found dead in Mexico killed by gas
Author: 0 Iowa family of four found dead in Mexico killed by gas

CBS News reports that the Quintana Roo Attorney General's office said that forensic doctors determined the Sharp family was dead for approximately 36-48 hours before they were found. Amy's cousin, Jana Weland, told ABC News that the vacation was a surprise for the children for Spring break. The Creston News Advertiser newspaper in Iowa reported that the family flew to Cancun on March 14.

People Stormy Daniels to tell her story of Trump 'affair' on CBS
Author: 0 Stormy Daniels to tell her story of Trump 'affair' on CBS

She has reportedly communicated her preference to stay away from the president as the nation prepares to watch Daniels tell her side of the story on national television for the first time since news of her alleged affair with Donald Trump became public.

People MoS KJ Alphons slams Aadhaar critics: What's so private about iris?
Author: 0 MoS KJ Alphons slams Aadhaar critics: What's so private about iris?

But when the government of India , which is your government, asks you your name and your address, nothing more, there's a massive revolution in the country saying it's an intrusion into the privacy of the individual. Lashing out at Aadhaar critics who claim intrusion into privacy, Union Minister KJ Alphons on Friday drew a freaky analogy saying that people have no problem in giving their fingerprints and getting their bodies naked before "white man" for obtaining visas.

People US police shoot dead unarmed black man, triggering protests
Author: 0 US police shoot dead unarmed black man, triggering protests

The police department reported the threats as demonstrators protested Stephon Clark's death outside of the Golden One Center in downtown Sacramento Thursday, ABC 7 reported. He was identified then as an African American man who had attended Laguna Creek High School in Elk Grove and was known as a patrol officer in the Meadowview neighborhood where Clark was shot.

People Israel attacks Hamas positions after Gaza Strip fence breached
Author: 0 Israel attacks Hamas positions after Gaza Strip fence breached

The four fled back to the Gaza Strip after an Israeli troops approached. The exercises planned for Sunday were defined by Hamas' military Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Brigades as "defensive maneuvers " and were expected to last for 24-hours, according to the London-based Arabic-language Al Arabi Al-Jadid newspaper.

People 2 lawyers not joining Trump legal team after all
Author: 0 2 lawyers not joining Trump legal team after all

He claimed that "many lawyers and top law firms want to represent me" against Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe because these attorneys want "fame". Former U.S. attorney for the District of Columbia Joe diGenova and his attorney wife, Victoria Toensing, will not be coming aboard, despite an announcement last week to that effect, according to the president's personal lawyer, Jay Sekulow.

People PM Abbasi says PSL to portray positive image of Karachi
Author: 0 PM Abbasi says PSL to portray positive image of Karachi

More than 8,000 security personnel have been deployed for the Twenty20 final between Islamabad United and last year's champions Peshawar Zalmi. Thousands of spectators endured long queues and navigated stringent security checkpoints hours ahead of a high profile cricket match on Sunday in Pakistan's biggest city, the first time in nine years that it has hosted a game of such stature.

People Texas bomber 'not sorry' on confession tape
Author: 0 Texas bomber 'not sorry' on confession tape

Austin Police Chief Brian Manley said at a news conference Wednesday evening that within seconds, the suspect had detonated a bomb in his auto, blasting the officers backward. They were trying to determine if any bombs were left behind and if Mark acted by himself. Then a bomb with a tripwire was placed near a public trail.

People Clerics task Christians on reconciliation — Palm Sunday
Author: 0 Clerics task Christians on reconciliation — Palm Sunday

If you're unfamiliar with the Christian celebration, we've got you covered. He said that humility and selfless service made Jesus Christ to die on the cross for the salvation of mankind. "I know that when we honour Him and allow Him to ride us as asses, surely, the will of God will be done in our lives, " he said. Palm branches were used by the people to welcome Jesus as King during his triumphal entry into the holy city of Jerusalem.

People Trump Complains About 'Ridiculous Situation,' Signs Spending Bill Anyway
Author: 0 Trump Complains About 'Ridiculous Situation,' Signs Spending Bill Anyway

It also failed to resolve the stalemate over shielding young Dreamer immigrants from deportation after Trump's decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program a year ago. "Is it flawless? No. Nothing more important. The omnibus bill reverses this risky defense as insane as it's been, as hard as it's been, as much opposition to the military as we've had from the Democrats ".

People Trump Threatens Veto Of Spending Deal Hours Before Government Would Shut Down
Author: 0 Trump Threatens Veto Of Spending Deal Hours Before Government Would Shut Down

The so-called Dreamers who benefit from DACA "have been totally abandoned by the Democrats ", and the border wall "is desperately needed for our National Defense", Trump wrote. His latest rant involved the Omnibus Spending Bill. Mulvaney acknowledged the bill does not go as far as Trump wanted on immigration. Both Democrats and Republicans criticized the White House's plan.

People Protecting rights: China expresses regret at USA challenge in WTO
Author: 0 Protecting rights: China expresses regret at USA challenge in WTO

In the call with Mnuchin, Liu, a Harvard-trained economist, said China still hoped both sides would remain "rational" and jointly work together to keep trade relations stable, the official Xinhua News Agency reported. China's ambassador to the WTO told Reuters on Thursday that China was ready for the U.S. move, and would challenge it at the WTO. "Many other countries are now negotiating fair trade deals with us", the president said on Friday.

People United Nations rights council scorecard: 5 Israel resolutions, Syria 2
Author: 0 United Nations rights council scorecard: 5 Israel resolutions, Syria 2

Another, "ensuring accountability and justice for all violations of worldwide law in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including east Jerusalem", called upon member states not to sell any military armaments to the Jewish state. "Today's actions make clear that the organization lacks the credibility needed to be a true advocate for human rights". USA officials delivered harsh responses, citing the Council's "anti-Israel bias".

People Explosion rocks Afghan city, at least 10 dead
Author: 0 Explosion rocks Afghan city, at least 10 dead

Agha Mohammad, a 25-year-old shopkeeper from Lashkar Gah, was among the spectators leaving the match when the blast happened. "The bomber wanted to go inside the stadium but he was identified by the police and he detonated himself". The explosion occurred after Afghan new year celebrations were winding down and revelers were on their way home, he added. The attack caps a bloody few days in war-torn Afghanistan.