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The confrontation stems from the president's decision in March to slap tariffs of 25 per cent on imported steel and 10 per cent on imported aluminium. In Australia, the foreign minister, Julie Bishop, said she was also pushing for a permanent exemption. Before the tariffs were introduced, French President Emmanuel Macron said that the bloc "won't talk about anything while there's a gun pointed at our head".
  • Refinery explosion in Superior, Wis., injures at least 20

    Refinery explosion in Superior, Wis., injures at least 20

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    The spokeswoman said the patients were "awake and alert" when they arrived. "And the difference between those two days is the hard work, skill and professionalism of hundreds and hundreds of people", Paine said. The blast at the oil refinery happened at about 10 a.m. Mathews said most or all of his fellow contractors were on break, in blast-proof shelters at the scene, when the explosion occurred.
  • EU moves to full ban pesticides that harm bees

    EU moves to full ban pesticides that harm bees

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    The risk neonicotinoid insecticides poses on both honeybees and wild bees as well as concerns for food production and the environment brought the European Union to its announcement on Friday going above its 2013 restricted use. " Finally, our governments are listening to their citizens, the scientific evidence and farmers who know that bees can't live with these chemicals and we can't live without bees ".
  • Donald Trump Was Too Busy To Get Melania A Nice Birthday Present…

    Donald Trump Was Too Busy To Get Melania A Nice Birthday Present…

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    President Donald Trump said he gave first lady Melania Trump "a attractive card and some lovely flowers" for her 48th birthday on Thursday. "You know, I'm very busy to be running out looking for presents, OK?" Maybe I didn't get her so much", quickly adding, "I got her a lovely card, you know I'm very busy to be running out looking for presents.
  • Migrant caravan reaches US-Mexican border

    Migrant caravan reaches US-Mexican border

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    Immigration authorities are warning more migrants will be arriving at the US southern border over the coming days. And it could spark a possible showdown with the Trump administration. The San Diego border crossing was overwhelmed by Haitians. Then, asylum-seekers are sent to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. The group has been called a " caravan " and it has been sharply criticized by U.S.
  • Alfie Evans: Dad hopes to bring his son home

    Alfie Evans: Dad hopes to bring his son home

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    Evans accused doctors of misdiagnosing his son and also vowed to return to court if the meeting did not go well. An Alder Hey clinician told a previous court hearing that it was now impossible to move Alfie home for palliative care treatment because of the breakdown in the relationship between doctors and the family, and the hostility of some of the boy's supporters.
  • Trump 'won't be involved' in special counsel's Russian Federation probe

    Trump 'won't be involved' in special counsel's Russian Federation probe

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    Trump again called it "a witch hunt" and insisted there was "no collusion". Trump's comments were lambasted by Democratic Senator Patrick Leahy of Vermont, a senior member of the Judiciary Committee, who said in a tweet, "Mr. Mueller III . In a Manhattan federal court filing Thursday, prosecutors said they are now OK with appointing a "special prosecutor" to take over the review of documents seized in an FBI raid on Cohen's office, residence and hotel room.
  • Jaguars' Owner Shad Khan Puts In Bid To Buy London's Wembley Stadium

    Jaguars' Owner Shad Khan Puts In Bid To Buy London's Wembley Stadium

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    The funds from the sale of "the home of English football" would be invested in all-weather football pitches for grassroots teams up and down the country. He has also said his ownership in Britain of Fulham Football Club, which he bought in 2013 for a reported £150 million from Mohamed Al Fayed, the Egyptian who also once owned Harrods in Knightsbridge, will not be adversely affected by his purchase of Wembley.
  • Palestinian journalist dies of wounds caused by Israeli gunfire: medics

    Palestinian journalist dies of wounds caused by Israeli gunfire: medics

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    The Royal Malaysian Police denied allegations of an Arab man, gone viral on social media, that 43 calls were made before police arrived at the scene of the fatal shooting of a Palestine private university lecturer in Setapak, yesterday. The infiltration came a day after four Palestinian men who entered Israel through the security fence near Kibbutz Kissufim in southern Israel were arrested.
  • Thousands of fans celebrate Avicii's life in huge Stockholm tribute

    Thousands of fans celebrate Avicii's life in huge Stockholm tribute

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    Dan Reynolds of Imagine Dragons: "devastated at the news of @ Avicii passing. working with him was one of my favorite collaborative moments. far too young. You made me want try and make dance music when i first heard " seek bromance ". Meanwhile, Martin Garrix wrote : 'Can't really describe in words how sad I feel right now.
  • Asaram Bapu gets life term in minor rape case

    Asaram Bapu gets life term in minor rape case

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    The court has also sentenced the two other co-accused Shilpi and Sharad to 20 years each in jail in regard to the same case. Two of his accomplices were sentenced to 20 years each, while another was acquitted. Many of Asaram's followers had allegedly threatened senior police officers such as Ajay Pal Lamba who investigated the case. In the decades since, he has built up a vast religious empire that includes 400 ashrams, or religious schools, across India, as well as numerous global outreach ...
  • North Korea must get rid of its nukes

    North Korea must get rid of its nukes

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    On a visit to Seoul past year, Mr Trump reportedly suggested South Korea drop its reunification ambition to mollify Pyongyang . North Korea's mountain nuclear test site has collapsed - leading one researcher to suggest that is why Kim Jong Un shut it down and announced he would freeze missile testing , according to reports.
  • Local hospital receives high grade from national group

    Local hospital receives high grade from national group

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    UPMC Pinnacle Hanover, which was the third hospital acquired at the same time, received a "B" score. It tracked hospital accidents, infections, and errors. The Safety Grade includes 27 measures, all now in use by national measurement and reporting programs. Redmond Regional Medical Center got above average scores in 19 of the 27 different reporting areas, average marks in three and below average scores in five.
  • OPCW investigates alleged chemical attack site

    OPCW investigates alleged chemical attack site

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    Western officials and Syrian activists have accused Russian Federation and the Syrian government of trying to tamper with evidence of the chemical attack after OPCW inspectors were delayed from visiting the site. Thousands of people -rebels and civilians - fled Douma on buses to north Syria in the days after the attack, believing they could not reconcile with the government after it took over the town.
  • China to deepen cooperation with SCO states for regional stability, security

    China to deepen cooperation with SCO states for regional stability, security

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    The boundary incident which happened a year ago somewhat reflected lack of trust", he said. Mrs Swaraj also reiterated India's strong support to the Afghan Government-led peace and reconciliation process in the war torn country. They will have in-depth exchange of views on the issues of overarching long-term and strategic importance in the bilateral relations, he said. While still tentative, recent developments appear to show China and India reaching a decision to improve economic, ...