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by | August 06, 2017 | 02:13

The Commerce Department said on Friday the trade gap decreased 5.9 per cent to $43.6 billion, the lowest level since October 2016. The Census Bureau and the Bureau of Economic Analysis, in their monthly report released on Friday, said the goods and services deficit was $43.6 billion in June, down $2.7 billion from $46.4 billion in May.

by | August 06, 2017 | 02:13

Knox noted that it's hard to feel sympathy for Carter, who sent Roy dozens of text messages urging him to follow through on his plan to kill himself and then told him to "get back in" his truck after he became frightened as it filled with carbon monoxide and briefly got out of the vehicle.

by | August 06, 2017 | 01:42

A great many Republicans still don't like requiring citizens to buy health insurance. FILE - In this Tuesday, July 25, 2017, photo, Sen. The moves could be seen as a rebuke to President Donald Trump after his efforts to dismantle Obamacare collapsed in Congress, and as he mulls scrapping federal contributions to subsidies that help low-income Americans purchase health care through the program.

by | August 06, 2017 | 01:41

Caitlyn Jenner was photographed wearing a "Make America Great Again" hat on Thursday. "Trump's tweets last week announcing a ban on transgender individuals serving openly in the US military was turned into a "guidance" policy for implementation that passed muster with the White House Counsel's office Friday night", The Blade reports.

by | August 06, 2017 | 00:57

After US President Donald Trump announced on June 1st that the he plans to withdraw the US from the Paris Agreement , the State Department announced that a formal notice of withdrawal had been delivered to the United Nations on Friday.

by | August 06, 2017 | 00:55

The future of that border is one of three issues - along with European Union citizens' rights and British budget payments to the European Union - on which Brussels says there must be "significant progress" before talks can begin on the free-trade deal London wants.

by | August 06, 2017 | 00:53

A spokeswoman for the Foreign Office said: "We have been providing consular support to a British woman in Italy and are in touch with local authorities". Police say it is unclear whether he had really abducted the victims or invented them for the auction . The 20-year-old woman, who has not been named, was allegedly kidnapped by two men on 11 July as she turned up for a fake photo shoot .

by | August 06, 2017 | 00:51

In order to calm tensions, McMaster assured some aides on Thursday that their positions are safe. "Conservative Review reports that from ".interviews with several current and former members of President Trump's inner circle, a profile of McMaster has emerged as a man fiercely opposed to strengthening the US alliance with the Jewish state".

by | August 06, 2017 | 00:47

Raja blamed the BJP for the attacks as they happened in Gujarat , which is a BJP ruled state. "They should have the guts to take Rahul ji on politically", she said. "Rahul Gandhi was under SPG protectee when he was attacked by a boulder". "What can I say?" While terming the incident as highly condemnable and against ethos democracy in the country, he said culture of violence being encouraged against opponents is unsafe for democracy and the Congress workers would fight against such policies ...

by | August 06, 2017 | 00:51

The pullback came after the BOE's Monetary Policy Committee voted 6-2 in favor of keeping interest rates at record lows of 1.25 percent and revised down its growth and inflation forecasts. This comes at a time when United Kingdom households are already seeing their purchasing power diminish as a result of the weakening sterling following last year's vote to exit the European Union blog of nations.

by | August 06, 2017 | 00:47

Congress had brought its 44 legislators at the resort on Saturday, to fend off "poaching" attempts by the BJP ahead of the August 8 Rajya Sabha polls in Gujarat . Officials said they have recovered Rs 5 crore in cash from the residence of Shivakumar. CM Siddaramaiah took the intel wing head to task for failing to inform in advance about the shock raids.

by | August 06, 2017 | 00:43

Members of the sweeping federal investigation led by special counsel Robert Mueller requested the White House submit documents linked to Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn, according to the paper, citing authorities close to the investigation.

by | August 06, 2017 | 00:40

Warren is a senior treasury assistant at Somerville College, part of the Oxford University network, the college said. Chicago authoritites have revealed on August 4 that a video has surfaced in which Lathem reportedly apologized to friends and family for his alleged involvement in Cornell-Duranleau's death.

by | August 06, 2017 | 00:40

This translated to about 351 million people exposed per year, compared to about 25 million per year in the reference period, when it was just 5 per cent of the population. It is estimated that 151,500 people would die annually between 2071 and 2100, a sharp increase from 2,700 deaths a year recorded between 1981 and 2010.

by | August 06, 2017 | 00:38

During his short trip to Siberia, Putin also took part in a ceremony to release omul fry into the Baikal lake to restore and maintain the biodiversity of the world's deepest lake. Russian President Vladimir Putin earlier this week enjoyed a nature-filled vacation that included hiking, fishing and diving, according to photos.

by | August 06, 2017 | 00:39

He said the exchange was "absolutely correct, calm, absolutely transparent", according to the Russian news site Vesti.ru . "I had instructions not to discuss sanctions", Kislyak said, denying reports that he and Flynn talked about the Obama administration's sanctions for election meddling that included seizing two Russian compounds in the U.S.

by | August 06, 2017 | 00:37

The newspaper noted that it is the first known instance of the special counsel, which is probing ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation, requesting documents from the White House. Flynn was Trump's national security adviser for less than a month. The newspaper said the document request was not a formal subpoena. He is also looking at whether Trump committed obstruction of justice by asking Comey to drop the investigation into Flynn.

by | August 06, 2017 | 00:38

Authorities in Bloomington said no one was injured in the blast at the city's Dar Al-Farooq Islamic Center. The local police department tweeted that a preliminary investigation shows that a destructive device caused the explosion, "in violation of federal law", and that the FBI has taken the lead in the investigation.

by | August 06, 2017 | 00:31

Asked about China's statement that India has reduced the number of its troops from 400 to 40 by the end of July in Doklam area, Gopal Baglay, spokesperson for the MEA, did not elaborate, saying "these are operational matters". According to Global Firepower website - which tracks military strengths of more than 100 countries- India and China are ranked 4 and 3 among 133 military powers of the world.

by | August 06, 2017 | 00:29

On Thursday, China said it helped the USA search for the sailor, a rare cooperative gesture in the disputed waters. Two Chinese warships shadowing the USS Stethem accompanied U.S. Charles Williams, commander of Task Force 70, said in a statement , according to Stars and Stripes . "After an extensive search, with help from the JMSDF and PLA (N), we were unable to locate our Sailor", Capt.

by | August 06, 2017 | 00:29

He promised that Iran will pursue a "path of coexistence and interaction with the world". Since assuming office in January this year, US President Donald Trump has adopted a hard line stance against Iran, which he accuses of sponsoring terrorism.

by | August 05, 2017 | 02:17

A leadership should not change just for change's sake, said Michael O'Hanlon, a senior fellow at Brookings Institution and the director of the Africa Security Initiative, a research organization. The ruling party denies any accusations of wrongdoing. "Thanks to God I was here even before polling assistants arrived", said Charles Habonimana, a voter in the city of Kigali.

by | August 05, 2017 | 02:10

Two children of the ages 5 and 7 lived at the home and were being sexually abused. Kellar was arrested on suspicion of attempted child molestation and solicitation of a sex crime , both of which are felonies. Mission St. According to the National Center for Victims of Crime , "child sexual abuse is hard to determine because it is often not reported; experts agree that the incidence is far greater than what is reported to authorities".

by | August 05, 2017 | 01:52

China's Foreign Ministry, in a statement sent to Reuters responding to Trump's tweets, said the North Korean nuclear issue did not arise because of China and that everyone needed to work together to seek a resolution. Peters said China is the "key beneficiary" whether or not a war breaks out. "If you can win a USA election with it, I think it's pretty powerful", Gorka said.

by | August 05, 2017 | 01:53

A win on Sunday would help erase the unhappy memory of Mission Hills, and she made her move in the relatively calm morning conditions with a run of five birdies in a row from the turn in a back nine of 30. "I was angry after that, so I nuked a drive on the next hole and that got me into a good position". Still, no one else in the 144-player field took as much advantage.