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Prospect of NAFTA rewrite gives US farmers a case of jitters

Prospect of NAFTA rewrite gives US farmers a case of jitters

To view the full article, register now. Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray said today that the country will not accept taxes or quotas in a renegotiated NAFTA, Reuters reports. dairy producers,...

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Trump administration kickstarts Nafta renegotiation

Pacheco feels the NAFTA negotations might mimic a recent trade deal between US and China that many called lackluster. "NAFTA was negotiated 25 years ago, and while our economy and businesses have ch...

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U.S. pitches plan to Russia to avoid armed conflict in Syria

U.S. pitches plan to Russia to avoid armed conflict in Syria

The Pentagon has stepped up communication with the Russian military over Syria, a top official said Friday as the Trump administration lays plans for future operations likely to thrust usa forces cl...

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GST rates: Five-star stay, eating to be more expensive

The GST Council, which also finalised 7 set of rules for the new indirect tax regime in today's meeting, will meet tomorrow to finalise tax rates on service. Jaitley said most of the work relating to ...

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DC protester says choked by Erdogan's guard who said: You're dead, bitch!

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan went to the White House this week but appeared unable to alter President Donald Trump's plan to work with the YPG on al-Raqqa. Turkey and the United States have brande...

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Osinbajo'll sign 2017 budget when time comes, everything's set

Osinbajo'll sign 2017 budget when time comes, everything's set

Since Mr. Buhari left the country on March 7, politicians, government officials, journalists, and members of the public have questioned who would sign the official 2017 budget bill in his absence. "Pr...

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North Korea detention of fourth United States citizen 'concerning' - White House

He was detained by North Korea "on suspension of his hostile acts against it", according to the news agency, and "a relevant institution is now conducting detailed investigation into his crimes". U.S....

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U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz to resign from Congress

Some political analysts in Utah have suggested the former public relations specialist is making a political chess move to avoid constant attacks about his perceived lack of zeal in investigating Trump...

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Policeman shoots five colleagues dead in Afghanistan

Policeman shoots five colleagues dead in Afghanistan

The mission recorded 987 child casualties, including 283 deaths, between January 1 and April 30, the highest number of children killed for the same period since UNAMA began documenting Afghan civilian...

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Dozens killed in army attack on Libya airbase

Dozens killed in army attack on Libya airbase

The facility, near the government-held city of Sabha, was seized after heavy fighting Thursday with forces of Operation Dignity, a faction of the rebel Libyan National army led by military strongman K...

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Trump rails against special-counsel appointment in morning tweetstorm

Following the mess, the official Merriam-Webster Twitter account - which is certainly no stranger to putting Trump and his administration in their places - tweeted that the non-existent word " councel...

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Turkish melee in Washington left injuries, shock

One woman, Ceren Borazan, posted a picture of herself being manhandled by the guards on Twitter and asked for President Donald's Trump's help in making sure justice is served in the matter. "This is...

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Special Counsel Confronts Task Of Overseeing FBI's Russia Investigation

Last week, Trump stunningly fired FBI Director James Comey, who was overseeing the Russian Federation probe. The White House initially cited Rosenstein's recommendation to explain Comey's ouster dur...

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Sean Spicer: Comey was putting 'unnecessary pressure' on Trump's relationship to Russian Federation

Sean Spicer: Comey was putting 'unnecessary pressure' on Trump's relationship to Russian Federation

He also harshly criticized Comey's decision to announce his reopening of the Clinton email investigation less than two weeks before the election on the grounds that it "usurped the authority of the De...

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Venezuela opposition leader says blocked from U.S. trip

Venezuela opposition leader says blocked from U.S. trip

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - Venezuela's president is comparing treatment of his government's officials overseas to that of Jews in Nazi Germany. On May 1, President Nicolas Maduro called for a new Co...

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New York Times quotes Trump telling Russians Comey was a 'nut job'

New York Times quotes Trump telling Russians Comey was a 'nut job'

President Donald Trump has been narrowing a short list and interviewing candidates to replace FBI Director James Comey, whom Trump fired on May 9. "He was insane, a real nut job", Trump has reportedly...

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Trump's media firewall is collapsing as the Russian Federation probe gets closer

A memo reportedly written by Comey was subsequently leaked, and it revealed that the president had asked Comey to end the investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn's ties to Ru...

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SK President:

SK President: "High Possibility" of Conflict with NK

The message to the Seoul came less than 10 hours later after the DPRK publicly criticized the Moon government's response to its test-firing of the Hwasong-12 ballistic missile on Sunday. He also cle...

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Julian Assange defiant as Sweden drops rape investigation

Julian Assange defiant as Sweden drops rape investigation

She said it was "regrettable we have not been able to carry out the investigation", and added: "We are not making any pronouncement about guilt". Assange's taking refuge in the Ecuadorian embassy ...

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Syria, Russia slam U.S.-led attack on pro-Assad forces

Syria, Russia slam U.S.-led attack on pro-Assad forces

Coalition forces have operated in the al Tanf area for many months training and advising vetted partner forces who are fighting ISIS. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the strikes killed ei...

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