Business

China stands its ground after Trump amps up tariff threats

Trump has complained repeatedly about the gap between the amount of goods US companies buy from China and the amount of goods that USA companies export to China. "Unilateral..., [Full Article...]

Arts&Culture

Aretha Franklin, Queen of Soul, Reportedly Gravely Ill

Aretha Franklin, Queen of Soul, Reportedly Gravely Ill The singer was forced to cancel two live shows in March on doctor's orders , with her last live performance coming at the Elton John AIDS Foundation in NY last November. "She was due to have radical chemotherapy treatments, and was told by doctors she needed to lose weight if she wanted to survive". She revealed she planned to keep recording ... [Full Article...]

IT

Woman dubbed ‘Permit Patty’ for calling police on girl selling bottled water

Woman dubbed ‘Permit Patty’ for calling police on girl selling bottled water The video shows the woman making a phone call and Austin confronting her. "They come, they shoot first and they ask questions later", Austin told " Good Morning America ". Little Jordan had been selling the bottles in San Francisco recently when she was confronted by a neighbor who asked her if she had a permit, and threatened to call pol... [Full Article...]

Sci-tech

New Zealand Plans To Kill 150,000 Cows To Protect Economy

New Zealand Plans To Kill 150,000 Cows To Protect Economy The initial outbreak led to concerns that the disease could affect market access for New Zealand's dairy products, and caused a brief dip in the New Zealand dollar. The decision was taken to "protect the base of our economy - the farming sector", Ardern said . Authorities are investigating how the bacteria arrived in New Zealand despite its stri... [Full Article...]

Sport

No play on Day 1 of second Test due to rain

No play on Day 1 of second Test due to rain Nothing doing: Rain clouds hang above the pitch at Lord's. England captain Joe Root and India captain Virat Kohli . If the weathermen are right, the game should start on time on Friday and it's only on Monday again that there are chances of rain. [Full Article...]

World Media

Paul Manafort's Defense Rests Without Calling Witnesses

Paul Manafort's Defense Rests Without Calling Witnesses It isn't clear if Trump's team ever considered Calk for the Army secretary position or any other administration positions, and it's not clear if Kushner knew of Calk's financial association with Manafort when he responded to his recommendation. [Full Article...]