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World News Trump considering temporary tariff exemption for Canada and Mexico
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Last year, Trump hosted Harley-Davidson executives at the White House and thanked them "for building things in America". The company said it's recalling 500 workers, which they reluctantly had laid off because of what news reports described as "increasing competition from foreign competitors, particularly China".

World News China Warns of 'Necessary Response' in Event of Trade War With US
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In 2017, China recorded a $275.81 billion trade surplus with the USA as stronger economic conditions helped boost demand for Chinese exports . Chinese leaders have threatened in the past to retaliate if Trump raises trade barriers, but now need to weigh whether to back up those threats with action and risk jeopardizing USA market access for smartphones and other exports that matter more to their economy than metals.

World News Tillerson: 'Potentially positive symbols' from N. Korea
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Tillerson said China was encouraging dependency in Africa through its infrastructure and other support. "The objective of my trip to this continent is to listen", Tillerson said Thursday. Tillerson's department, meanwhile, submitted a 2019 budget request that would cut United States health programs in Africa by a fifth and diplomatic programs by more than a third.

World News Sen. Gardner: 'Skepitcal' About North Korea Talks
Author: 0 Sen. Gardner: 'Skepitcal' About North Korea Talks

White House officials tamped down expectations. "No. Nobody got that", he quickly added as a few uncomfortable chuckles were heard in the room. "I believe they are honest. "North Korea's apparent new commitments are likely created to try to drive a wedge between South Korea and the US and buy more time to continue developing a fully functioning intercontinental ballistic missile", said Eurasia Group.

World News Trump allegedly discussed witnesses' interactions with special counsel
Author: 0 Trump allegedly discussed witnesses' interactions with special counsel

In one of these instances, Trump reportedly asked his former chief of staff, Reince Priebus , if his sit-down with the investigators had been "nice" and asked how they treated him. Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen is among those now being probed for the president's Russian Federation dealings. The White House did not immediately respond to CNBC's request for comment, while the special counsel's office declined comment.

World News Meghalaya elections: Ahead of swearing-in ceremony, 1 ally ditches Conrad Sangma
Author: 0 Meghalaya elections: Ahead of swearing-in ceremony, 1 ally ditches Conrad Sangma

The party rushed its senior leaders Ahmed Patel and Kamalnath to Shillong even before the final results of the Assembly elections were out to ensure that the party cobbled together the numbers required to form government. MARKING a slip again between the cup and the lip for the Congress, the BJP on Saturday managed to deny the party, which emerged as the single largest party in Meghalaya, a shot at power.

World News Wildfires burn 25000 acres in Kansas in two days
Author: 0 Wildfires burn 25000 acres in Kansas in two days

It is unknown how many structures have been destroyed, but officials have a report of at least one home that caught fire in Elk County. People at the state prisons' Work Ethic Camp spotted the fire and reported it to local officials around 1:20 p.m.

World News No Common Ground, Or Sense, In New Gun Laws
Author: 0 No Common Ground, Or Sense, In New Gun Laws

The Republican package also included a bill that would create a "distinctive" $25 license plate, emblazoned with the words of "Guardians for Schools" over an image of a police officer with two children or a law enforcement badge. Among the bills approved by the Assembly was legislation that would allow judges to issue so-called Extreme Risk Protection Orders to block individuals considered likely to harm themselves or others from possessing or purchasing guns.

World News Italy election: Populists battle to govern as left collapses
Author: 0 Italy election: Populists battle to govern as left collapses

A right wing coalition involving former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's Forza Italia party also gained ground, leaving the centrist governing coalition in third place, Reuters and other news agencies reported. Addressing supporters, he said the 5-Stars only would hold such talks if those parties use the Movement's "methods" of "transparency and correctness".

World News Slain Salvadoran archbishop to become saint
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Vatican City: Pope Paul VI, who oversaw the sweeping "Vatican II" reforms of the Catholic Church in the 1960s, will soon be made a saint, the Vatican announced. The move has been blocked under two previous popes by more conservative elements within the Vatican who dislike Romero's links with liberation theology - a branch of thinking that originated in South America and is considered liberal leaning by some traditionalists.

World News In Washington, Netanyahu says he and Trump still have no disagreements
Author: 0 In Washington, Netanyahu says he and Trump still have no disagreements

The prime minister does not grant many interviews to reporters based in Israel - except to those reporters who travel with him overseas. Donald Trump floated a fraught trip to open the new American embassy in Jerusalem , as the United States president hosted Israel's equally embattled Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House Monday.

World News Former Trump campaign aide reverses course
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Nunberg , in a phone call to MSNBC , said a subpoena to appear before a grand jury was "absolutely ridiculous". Each interview seemed intent upon out-shocking the last. Former Trump campaign aide Sam Nunberg . Wiley said in the broadcast she was "flabbergasted" at what she was hearing. When asked if he had turned over documents to the special counsel, Stone told NBC News' Chuck Todd Tuesday, "I have not been asked to do so".

World News Inequality, discrimination against women harm everyone: United Nations chief
Author: 0 Inequality, discrimination against women harm everyone: United Nations chief

Acting President Christine Kangaloo acknowledged this in a statement issued on Wednesday, as she noted the persistent calls for gender equality across the world. When was the first International Women's Day? What colour can I wear to support International Women's Day? White is not used any more as purity is considered a controversial concept.

World News BJP ministry to take oath in Kohima in presence of Rajnath Singh
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Nagaland will get its new chief minister on Thursday when Nationalist Democratic People's Party's Neiphiu Rio will take the oath in Kohima , along with the council of ministers in full public view. "... In a letter addressed to Neiphiu Rio, the Governor stated that he has received letters of support in favour of Shri Rio from legislators of BJP, JDU, and an independent MLA, besides NDPP legislators".

World News Second snowstorm hits US East Coast, several flights grounded
Author: 0 Second snowstorm hits US East Coast, several flights grounded

Boston will most likely see 1-3 inches, as areas to the west and north receive a foot. Wet, heavy snow and strong winds are expected Wednesday through Friday in major metropolitan areas. Depending on the storm's track, communities along the Interstate 95 corridor could see either lots of rain, heavy snow, or a mix of each. "Plan on hard travel conditions, including during the evening commute", according to the National Weather Service.

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Nunberg was sacked by the Trump campaign in August 2015, after a number of racist Facebook posts were unearthed by Business Insider . Roger Stone , a longtime Republican political operative and Trump campaign adviser who sources have told NBC News is the focus of investigators interested in his contacts with WikiLeaks during the campaign.

World News Florida school shooting suspect charged with 17 counts of first-degree murder
Author: 0 Florida school shooting suspect charged with 17 counts of first-degree murder

The Sun Sentinel reported a second student injured in the shooting has filed a letter of intent to sue the Broward Sheriff's Office, the school system and others. Hours earlier, the grand jury in Broward County charged Nikolas Cruz, the suspect in the February 14 massacre - one of the deadliest school shootings in American history - with 17 counts of premeditated murder and 17 counts of attempted murder.

World News Bank Fraud Investigation in India Extends to Leading Private Banks
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It has also been said that the SFIO may also summon all the 31 banks, which are a part of the consortium, for questioning in the case. Axis Bank Deputy Managing Director V Srinivasan and other officials from the trade and transactions department of the bank reported at the SFIO's office in Mumbai on Tuesday.

World News Texas Democrats are competing again and that's good for democracy
Author: 0 Texas Democrats are competing again and that's good for democracy

Senate primary votes were cast on the Republican side, as opposed to 37.2 percent for Democrats. How did they do? In a sign of the seat's importance, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee took the unusual step of slamming Moser, accusing her of expressing "outright disgust for life in Texas ".

World News Champions League Takeaways: Argentine connection dazzles for Juventus
Author: 0 Champions League Takeaways: Argentine connection dazzles for Juventus

The Italian champions went into the game needing a win to advance to the quarter final stage of the competition after playing a pulsating 2-2 draw at the Juventus Stadium a fortnight ago. "It was a hard match, but the match we expected to play", Chiellini said. "They always create many chances to score ... but at the end they miss something".

World News Syrian forces split Eastern Ghouta in half
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The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that at least 18 of the victims were killed in strikes carried out by Russian warplanes on the town of Hammuriyeh. The Security Council special session was called by France and the United Kingdom in an effort to persuade Syria and Russian Federation to comply with the resolution.

World News Nine political murders witnessed in Kannur, says CM
Author: 0 Nine political murders witnessed in Kannur, says CM

The petitioners contended that only 11 persons were arrested and there was no effective probe to identify those involved in the "conspiracy behind the murder". Since the prime accused, Akash, was close to those in the higher echelons of power, including the CPI (M)'s Kannur district secretary P Jayarajan, it was necessary to have a free-and-fair investigation in the case by the CBI, they had said.

World News After Periyar, it's now Mahatma Gandhi's statue
Author: 0 After Periyar, it's now Mahatma Gandhi's statue

The Police is trying to identify the person from the photograph taken by some eyewitnesses using their mobile phones. The officer also added that the miscreant ran away once he realised that onlookers would report him. The ministry of home affairs sent out an advisory to the states asking them to prevent such incidents, according to a government statement, after Modi spoke with Union home minister Rajnath Singh .

Author: 0 IShares Edge MSCI Min Vol Japan (JPMV) Declines 0.54% for Mar 7

Some investors may be struggling after adding the wrong stocks to the portfolio. As we move deeper into the year, investors will be closely tracking the next few earnings periods. ADX is used to gauge trend strength but not trend direction. Checking on another technical indicator, the 14-day RSI is now sitting at 41.68, the 7-day rests at 37.63, and the 3-day is presently at 29.49 for Core MSCI EAFE Ishares (IEFA).

World News Florida survivors left hanging after USA education minister snubs students
Author: 0 Florida survivors left hanging after USA education minister snubs students

DeVos at a press briefing afterward. No doubt, one of the most contentious elements of this bill is the voluntary school marshall's program. Those in favor of stricter measures lament its lack of a ban on semi-automatic weapons, expanded background checks and proposals to close the gun show loophole on background checks and waiting periods.

World News High-wind warning issued for Nantucket Wednesday afternoon into early Thursday
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Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible. Wednesday Night snow remains likely, mainly before 10 p.m. A broad, long wave trough of low pressure is expected to drop south into a position about 1,300 miles west of the forecast area by Saturday , transitioning the flow overhead out of the southwest across the west coast.

World News Senate Dems propose tax cut rollback to pay for infrastructure
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Republican U.S. presidential candidate Senator Ted Cruz reacts to the primary election results from Florida, Ohio and IL during a campaign rally in Houston , Texas March 15, 2016. Valdez is the former Dallas County sheriff; White is the son of former Texas Gov. Mark White. Early media reports showing Democratic voters overwhelming their Republican counterparts at the ballot box turned out to be overhyped and misleading.