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by | March 10, 2018 | 10:11

Gwala says he was attacked and pulled off his bicycle while training early Tuesday in the coastal city of Durban. The brutal attack on Gwala has grabbed local and worldwide headlines. De la Porte says Gwala is in high spirits . People from across the world have donated money in rands and United States dollars after Gauteng businessman JP Valverde shared Gwala's story on fundraising website www.

by | March 10, 2018 | 09:51

The threat of tariffs hung over the negotiations in Mexico City, and Lighthizer said it was an incentive for Canada and Mexico to get a deal - a sentiment echoed by Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross after Trump's announcement. Countermeasures would include European tariffs on U.S. oranges, tobacco and bourbon, he said. House Speaker Paul Ryan, appearing with Home Depot employees in Atlanta, warned of "unintended consequences".

by | March 10, 2018 | 09:20

PBS first reported on Tooke's resignation. One of our sources told us that the investigators were looking into what appeared to be a consensual relationship with a subordinate and that the woman involved had not filed a complaint. "This naturally raised questions about my record and prompted an investigation , which I requested and fully support, and with which I have cooperated", Tooke said of the USDA inquiry.

by | March 10, 2018 | 09:19

Despite Tuesday's rib injury and Wednesday's ankle, Davis has put together a masterful stretch of performances during the Pelicans' franchise-record-tying 10-game winning streak. The Pelicans , by comparison, managed just two offensive rebounds and four second-chance points. The Pelicans definitely struggled without Davis, who was out with a sprained ankle.

by | March 10, 2018 | 09:17

We can be fairly certain that Trump will not prepare adequately for a meeting with Kim - he won't understand the diplomatic history between the two countries, the various forces buffeting North Korea, or the incentives Kim has to take one course or another.

by | March 10, 2018 | 09:13

Strong gains in leisure and hospitality suggest a positive impact from rising consumer spending, ADP said. Economists are forecasting growth of 200,000 jobs in February. industries may cut 100,000 to 150,000 jobs, mostly in manufacturing. Private-sector employment grew by nearly a quarter-million jobs between January and February, according to the latest National Employment Report from Roseland-based ADP.

by | March 10, 2018 | 09:05

Striking teachers across the state of West Virginia has forced public school districts to shut down. They plan to walk out again on April 2, if necessary. The state's teachers union proposal calls for a $6,000 teacher raise in year 1 and $2,000 each in years 2 and 3, for a total, three-year cost of $1.46 billion.

by | March 10, 2018 | 08:36

ChinaChem, the same company that bought tire-maker Pirelli, grabbed headlines worldwide with its $43 billion takeover of Swiss agricultural chemicals producer Syngenta in 2016 - the biggest overseas deal by a Chinese company to date. A Daimler spokesman said the company regularly meets with investors, declining to comment on specific meetings. Mercedes-Benz executives in Stuttgart were at first caught off guard by the approach, but welcomed Geely in meetings on Monday to see how to ...

by | March 10, 2018 | 08:15

Leeza Marie Jay wrote: 'Shame on @mokaiofficial. For the past 24 hours, animal rights activists have been bombarding the social media accounts of South Beach nightclub Mokai and lighting up phone lines at Miami Beach City Hall to demand action over a viral video that shows a horse panicking in the middle of the club .

by | March 10, 2018 | 08:16

There does not seem to be an enthusiasm gap between Democrats and Republicans. The election is still months away and several Republican candidates have yet to be named, so these numbers will most likely change. If Kulkarni emerges as a victor in the runoff, he will run against the incumbent Republican representative Pete Olson. In four races, those candidates missed even making it to runoffs.

by | March 10, 2018 | 08:04

He said the nuclear center development programme will be launched right after an agreement is concluded in the near future between the two countries. "The work is progressing in a good pace and there are no significant delays", Lavrov said.

by | March 10, 2018 | 07:31

Most Muslim-owned businesses in the island nation remained shut in protest at attacks by mainly Buddhist Sinhalese groups concentrated around the central city of Kandy. The Muslim representatives expressed their deep concern over the troubling incidents that occurred in several places in the Kandy district and asked President Sirisena to take every possible step to prevent such clashes irrespective of religious or ethnic identities of the culprits.

by | March 10, 2018 | 07:33

Another law grants extensive powers to the president to negotiate trade agreements, allowing some 15 accords to be struck since 1979. The chairman of the Senate's Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee has been no fan of President Donald Trump's tariff plan.

by | March 10, 2018 | 07:27

Apart from that, the report also highlighted falling industrial growth rate from 6.9% in 2016-17 to 6.5% in this financial year. The debt stock is 161 per cent of the revenue receipts. On Friday, Maharashtra finance minister Sudhir Mungantiwar announced Rs 576 crore for the Mahatma Jyotiba Phule Jan Aarogya Abhiyan in 2018-19 as against last budget's outlay of Rs1,316 crore.

by | March 10, 2018 | 07:25

Trump referenced Saucier's case often on the campaign trail as he criticized his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while she was secretary of state. Then FBI Director James Comey admitted in July 2016 that there was evidence that Clinton may have violated laws relating to mishandling of classified information, but recommended against prosecution.

by | March 10, 2018 | 07:17

Two RCMP cadets who fainted Friday while Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was introducing their new boss were said to be doing well after the incident. She has also contributed to United Nations missions in both the former Yugoslavia and in Haiti, and has served as commanding officer of the RCMP training academy at Regina's Depot division since 2016.

by | March 10, 2018 | 07:06

I'm not saying we're doing that, but I'm saying that we're intrigued by them. Always wanted to bring that house down. One of the constants that fans love so much about the MCU is the roster of different characters. This year's Marvel blockbuster Black Panther opens with a sequence set in 1992 - but Feige was quick to make it clear that the 90s won't be a regular setting for the MCU going forward.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:59

The report, published as excerpts from Isikoff and Corn's upcoming book " Russian Roulette: The Inside Story of Putin's War on America and the Election of Donald Trump ", comes on the heels of a similar report accusing Trump of rigging the pageant to favor contestants from countries he had business deals with.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:49

The United States opened the way for more exemptions from its steel and aluminum tariffs on Friday, after pressure from allies and intense lobbying from lawmakers, further diluting the measures just a day after they were formally announced.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:46

Trump's legal team, the Journal noted, has been "under pressure" from the president to end Mueller's investigation. Later in the day he said he would comply with the subpoena. So, even though Nunberg's attorney accompanied him to the court Friday, the lawyer can't be in the grand jury hearing. He declined to speak with journalists on the way in or out of the building, and it was not immediately clear what testimony he offered to the grand jury or what documents he provided.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:45

The Washington museum's rescission of its Elie Wiesel Award to Suu Kyi, the 1991 Nobel Peace Prize victor, is the latest honour to be retracted over her silence about widespread abuses against the Rohingya. More than 680,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh after army clearance operations in northern Rakhine State since August previous year in the wake of serial attacks on security outposts in the region by the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:41

Anyone traveling outside the U.S.is encouraged to enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program . "My main concern is the violence encroaching on areas where Americans and Minnesotans go and the answer from the State Department is - absolutely yes".

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:40

Scott has said several times that he's against arming teachers but legislators approved the program anyway. Students at Girard High School were also going to take part, but school officials now say they are working on plans for another way to take part without walking out of class.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:32

The bill is labeled S7900 and was proposed by State Senator John Bonacic , who also occupies the position of a chairman of the Senate's Racing, Gaming and Wagering Committee. Supreme Court decision. Under the NBA's proposal, the league would receive 1% of every bet on its games. This includes an integrity fee that will be paid to leagues based on certain conditions.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:32

Malmstroem said Trump's announcement was "not crystal clear" and she would seek clarification when she saw US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer in Brussels on Saturday for long-planned talks that are now a de facto crisis meeting. European industry associations called on Malmstrom to react to the tariffs. "With our European Union partners, we will assess consequences on our industries and agree (an) appropriate response".