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World News US Treasury's Mnuchin considering trip to China for trade talks
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Officials say longer-term global prospects are clouded by sluggish productivity growth and aging populations in wealthy countries. He said that "tensions between the USA and China have taken a worrying turn". He also called on the World Bank to redirect low-interest loans from China to more impoverished countries. The IMF, he said, can play a crucial role in these cases, by engaging more regularly and robustly with these actors; promoting the use of debt sustainability frameworks by LIC ...

World News Russia: Putin Ready to Meet Trump
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The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons issued a statement Saturday saying the team "visited one of the sites in Douma, Syrian Arab Republic today to collect samples for analysis" in their investigation. Of the strikes, an MoD spokesman said: "British forces joined close Allies in a precision strike on Syrian installations involved in the regime's use of chemical weapons against its own people".

World News Sessions 'threatened to resign' if his deputy fired
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But even that alignment has not prevented Trump from not exclusively attacking Periods, but additionally stating that he regrets hiring him within the first place, telling reporters on a number of events that he wouldn't have appointed Periods if he had recognized he would recuse himself.

World News Central Park to be vehicle free starting this summer: Mayor
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Cars will no longer be allowed to drive on the streets in the park below 72nd St., where motorists are now allowed to drive during certain hours of the day. He noted that he and his wife, Chirlane McCray, were married in the park and their two children played there. People seen jogging and riding mobility scooters through Central Park in New York City, Feb.

World News Mossad behind Palestinian professor's killing in Malaysia: Family
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Fadi al-Batsh, originally from Gaza, was shot dead in a quiet street by unidentified gunman as he left his house for morning prayers at a nearby by mosque in the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur. When contacted later by Reuters, Mazlan declined to comment on reports that the victim was a member of the Palestinian Islamist group Hamas or had been targeted by hitmen.

World News PM Modi needs to pay more attention to women: Lagarde
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Sharply criticising Prime Minister Narendra's silence over rape cases in India, the New York Times in an editorial on Tuesday said such and other violent incidents were part of "an organized and systematic campaign by nationalist forces" to terrorise women, Muslims and Dalits in the country.

World News Kalank: KJo, Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt and Sonakshi begin shoot
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Now arrived at the sets of " Kalank " with Karan Johar for the look test. Karan had previously tweeted that the film will not be named Shidhat, as it was originally called, and that it will go on the floors in mid-April. Another member of the cast who was present on the first day of the shoot was Madhuri Dixit Nene. Putting all speculations to rest, the epic drama set in the 1940s is titled " Kalank ".

World News Teenage Friend Arrested In Connection With El Monte Boy's Death
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The suspect's identity has not been released since he is a juvenile. Sanchez was described as athlete along with a popular student in South El Monte High School . In addition, relatives of the victim have set up a GoFundMe campaign to help with funeral costs. He was described as being "happy and upbeat" even though he endured bullying for his alleged bisexuality; bullying that got so severe that he eventually quit both the wrestling and football teams.

World News Comey calls Trump an unethical liar in autobiography
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The Justice Department inspector general is now conducting an investigation into classification issues related to the Comey memos, according to a person familiar with the matter. "So for this man to now go on his disgruntled, failing PR tour is, I think, something that is something that should be deeply concerning, the fact that you have an FBI Director who is more concerned about his own ego, about his own popularity than he is about doing what is the right work for the American people".

World News 'Big progress!': Trump hails North Korean announcement about ending nuclear, missile tests
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Kim Jong-un's announcement is being analysed as "coming to the negotiation table from a position of strength" as the country seems to have achieved its objective of possessing a nuclear weapon as it reportedly tested a hydrogen bomb in September past year along with successfully testing a new intercontinental ballistic missile it said could reach the entire US mainland.

World News Yashwant Sinha quits BJP, announces fight to 'save democracy'
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Senior Congress leader Renuka Chaudhary, RJD's Tejashwi Yadav, disgruntled JD (U) leader Uday Narayan Choudhary, Samajwadi Party leader Ghanshyam Tiwari and BJP's Patna Saheb MP Shatrughan Sinha attended the event. It may be noted that Sinha's son Jayant Sinha is a minister in the Modi government. It may be noted that the minister in an earlier interview has expressed his dissatisfaction with the economic policies of the government.

World News Israel Releases Maps, Photos of Iranian Military Locations in Syria
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Russian Federation and Iran are increasingly becoming the arbiters of the Middle East, while U.S. President Donald Trump, by pushing for the withdrawal of all U.S. 13, 2018). Israel has accused Iran of sending an armed drone into its airspace in February from the T4 airbase in Syria, to which it responded by bombing the base twice, reportedly.

World News Iran Warns of 'Unpleasant' Response if US Drops Nuclear Deal
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A senior USA administration official has told reporters that President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron will discuss the Iran nuclear agreement at the White House when they meet next week. Rather than continuing with his attempts to develop a nuclear arsenal capable of striking mainland America, Pyongyang has taken the extraordinary step of entering tentative talks with Washington, a development confirmed by the revelation that Central Intelligence Agency director Mike ...

World News Gov. Greitens charged with felony computer tampering
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In the United States of America, you get your day in court. I will have my day in court. "People will know the truth". Not only did he create this list donor by donor, friend by friend, but the Mission Continues still has the list. But the governor might face further legal and political challenges, with Hawley and the St. Louis circuit attorney moving forward with their investigations into his conduct.

World News European Union says USA tariffs distorting global trade
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On March 23, the U.S. slapped import duties on steel and aluminum (25% and 10% respectively). "Russia proposes holding consultations as soon as possible and expects a quick response from the United States in order to agree on the date and place of consultations", the ambassador said.

World News Brick-throwing China zoo-goers kill kangaroo, injure another
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A 12-year-old female kangaroo at Fuzhou Zoo in Fujian province died after she was struck with a stone that caused "massive bleeding" from one foot. A veterinarian cleaned and treated the kangaroo's injured foot. "These adults see a kangaroo sleeping and go pick up rocks to hit it with", said a zookeeper with the surname Zhang told the Global Times . After the two attacks, the zoo reduced the number of kangaroos exposed in the visiting zone.

World News Chemical weapons coverup suspected in Syria as inspectors remain blocked
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The latest controversy embroiling the Labour leadership follows the decision by the UK, France and the United States to launch strikes against the Assad regime for a suspected chemical weapons attack in Douma , Eastern Ghouta. The Russian center for the reconciliation of conflicting parties on April 9 examined Douma to find no traces of chemical weapons. Russian Federation denies any role in the Salisbury poisoning.

World News N Korea Suspending Nuke Tests is Big Progress
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The North's official Korean Central News Agency said the military is also suspending long-range missile tests and said the suspensions went into effect on Saturday. North Korea has defied worldwide sanctions over its weapons programme. US President Donald Trump welcomed the statement. Kim Song-nam, vice head of the party's global affairs, who accompanied the leader on his March trip to Beijing, was chosen as a member of the committee and North Korean Sports Minister Kim Il-guk, who ...

World News Lavrov: Russia May Rethink Stance on Supplying S-300 to Syria
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Alongside sanctions expected on Monday, the US has launched strikes against Syria alongside the United Kingdom and France, with more than 100 missiles launched at three targets on Friday in a move Trump tweeted about on Saturday suggesting that the strikes meant it was "mission accomplished" in Syria.

World News Marijuana use decreases cognitive functions in teenagers
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Michigan , Rhode Island and CT are leading the conversation this election cycle on whether to legalize the use of recreational marijuana. Legalizing marijuana in a state by state or countrywide basis as in Canada will force the hand of sports leagues who will have to justify suspending players for pot use if they live or work in states or countries where marijuana is legal .

World News North Korea's Kim suspends nuclear and missile tests as Trump hails decision
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It added: "From April 21, North Korea will stop nuclear tests and launches of intercontinental ballistic missiles". Trump has said his summit with Kim, with whom he traded bitter insults and threats previous year as North Korea conducted nuclear and missile tests, could take place by early June, although the venue has yet to be decided.

World News Bishop Cavina asks for prayers for Alfie Evans
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The family's lawyer has now lodged an appeal to The Supreme Court, who will decide whether or not to grant them a further hearing. "We have asked them to watch the recent videos of Alfie, and their decision now admits that Alfie 'looks like a normal boy, '" he continued.

World News Darien students travel to NYC for gun reform rally
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The event, coinciding with the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School Massacre, was one of several national demonstrations held in the wake of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting on February 14, and Benicia High students have actively participated throughout.

World News Will Trump's personal attorney flip on the president?
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Daniels' attorney, Michael Avenatti , objected to the requested delay and said he was pleased with the outcome of the hearing. Could Trump lawyer Michael Cohen's biggest secret be that he's - gasp - a Democrat on the downlow? "Michael is my attorney".