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The announcement states that the tariffs on 545 items including automobiles, and agricultural and marine products will be imposed beginning on July sixth and the enforcement date for the other 114 items will be announced at a later date. A ministry statement isn't giving details, but a $50 billion list of possible targets announced in April included soybeans, light aircraft, orange juice, whiskey and beef.
  • Two Kansas City Sheriff's Deputies Dead Following Shooting

    Two Kansas City Sheriff's Deputies Dead Following Shooting

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    Deputy Patrick Rohrer , 35, a seven-year veteran of the agency, died from his injuries. One of the mortally wounded deputies managed to shoot the suspect, who remains hospitalized. He asked for a moment of silence after his speech, according to the Kansas City Star . Wyandotte County sheriff's spokeswoman Maj. Bailiff said the investigation is now being handled by the police department in Kansas City.
  • Brian Higgins won't vote for Nancy Pelosi as House minority leader

    Brian Higgins won't vote for Nancy Pelosi as House minority leader

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    House Republican leaders circulated their draft immigration bill on Thursday, after weeks of pain-staking negotiations between two warring GOP factions. -Mexico border and insisted that the "Democratic law" that requires the separation can only be changed by Democratic lawmakers, despite the Republican majorities in Congress .
  • Trump claim raises eyebrows: North Korea no longer a nuke threat?

    Trump claim raises eyebrows: North Korea no longer a nuke threat?

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    Bishop made it clear that agreement between Trump and the North Korean dictator had to involve "complete, verifiable, irreversible" denuclearisation. The KCNA report - which was also carried by the Rodong Sinmun , official newspaper of the ruling Workers' Party - also claimed that the president pledged to suspend military drills with South Korea , and lift sanctions on the North.
  • President Trump says North Korea returning remains of US soldiers

    President Trump says North Korea returning remains of US soldiers

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    Pressed by a reporter about those remarks moments later, Mr. Trump said he was " kidding ". "And I mean, he is the strong head", Trump said during a "Fox & Friends" interview. "I want my people to do the same", he added. In the interaction, Kim is seen introducing Trump to a North Korean general. "It's a common courtesy when a military official from another government salutes, that you return that", said Sarah Sanders, White House press secretary, at a briefing .
  • US Navy rescues migrants at sea off the coast of Libya

    US Navy rescues migrants at sea off the coast of Libya

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    Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), also known as Doctors Without Borders, which is operating the Aquarius alongside SOS Mediterranne, urged a rethink. The agency's special envoy for migrants in the Mediterranean , Vincent Cochetel, underscored that "people are in distress, are running out of provisions and need help quickly".
  • Kilauea Unleashes More Small Blasts, Snaking Lava

    Kilauea Unleashes More Small Blasts, Snaking Lava

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    A small explosion on the summit of Kilauea volcano has triggered an natural disaster but there are no reports of damage. There was "not a lot of change" to the lava flow, said Janet Babb, a geologist with the USGS' Hawaiian Volcano Observatory .
  • Disarmament before sanctions relief: United States and allies

    Disarmament before sanctions relief: United States and allies

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    On his return to Washington, Trump had also decleared that North Korea no longer poses a nuclear threat to America. In a joint statement signed by Trump and Kim at the historic summit , the leaders pledged to work toward "complete denuclearization" of the Korean Peninsula, falling short of specifying the plan and timeframe of the denuclearization process.
  • Buffalo Mountain Fire forces evacuations near Silverthorne

    Buffalo Mountain Fire forces evacuations near Silverthorne

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    The Badger Creek Fire in southern Wyoming exploded in size. Multiple wildfires are already burning in the area, including the 23,000-acre 416 Fire near Durango, Colorado, and the 41,000-acre Buzzard Fire in west-central New Mexico. Forest managers use several criteria to determine when to implement restrictions and closures, including fuel moistures, current and predicted weather, values at risk from wildfire, fire activity levels, and available firefighting resources.
  • Michael Cohen flipping could bear huge consequences for Trump

    Michael Cohen flipping could bear huge consequences for Trump

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    Mr. Cohen doesn't yet have a replacement law firm but is searching for a federal criminal lawyer in NY, people familiar with the matter said . A source familiar with the NY litigation, where a review is underway of documents seized from Cohen in April, indicated the reports that Cohen is splitting with his lawyers appeared to be correct.
  • Donald Trump says North Korea no longer a nuclear threat: ‘sleep well!’

    Donald Trump says North Korea no longer a nuclear threat: ‘sleep well!’

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    In an interview recorded in Singapore but broadcast on the US television channel, Fox News, late on Wednesday in the US, Trump said that a withdrawal of US troops from South Korea had not been discussed at the summit. North Korean viewers had to wait nearly 20 minutes into the program for Trump's first appearance. In his post-summit press conference, Trump made the surprise announcement that the United States would halt joint military exercises with its security ally Seoul - a ...
  • Fox News host sorry for calling Trump, Kim 'two dictators'

    Fox News host sorry for calling Trump, Kim 'two dictators'

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    But the joint statement did say the two sides had agreed to recovering the remains of prisoners of war and those missing in action and repatriating them. A Fox News anchor accidentally referred to Donald Trump as a "dictator" on Sunday. Trump and Kim both spoke to reporters gathered in the room.
  • Iran deal comparisons cloud Trump's North Korea summit

    Iran deal comparisons cloud Trump's North Korea summit

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    He gave Kim a glimpse of the presidential limousine. However, there was no mention of the previous United States aim of "complete, verifiable and irreversible denuclearization " from Pyongyang. Senator Chris Van Hollen, also a Democrat, said of Trump's tweet about North Korea no longer presenting a threat: "This is truly delusional". Fears of conflict were particularly acute after Trump called Kim "Rocket Man" and Kim pledged to "tame the mentally deranged U.S.
  • Pompeo says U.S. objective for North Korea summit unchanged

    Pompeo says U.S. objective for North Korea summit unchanged

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    Tuesday's meeting will be the first time a serving U.S. president has sat down with the leader of North Korea, and comes just months after fears of conflict soared as the two traded personal insults and threats of war. "We've got a very interesting meeting ... tomorrow, and I just think it's going to work out very nicely", Trump said . Negotiators from the United States and North Korea met on and off Monday to iron out details ahead of the summit, largely ignoring throngs of reporters as ...
  • Three Californias? Measure to split state heads to November ballot

    Three Californias? Measure to split state heads to November ballot

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    The California state flag are seen before the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway on March 18, 2018 in Fontana, California . Under the proposal , the central state of California would consist of the counties of Los Angeles , Ventura, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, Monterey and San Benito.