Sunday November 18-th, 2018

Adviser says, 'Blame China, don't blame Trump' Adviser says, 'Blame China, don't blame Trump'

But according to The Washington Post , China has responded to Trump's latest threats by saying it will impose tariffs of its own if the USA measure actually takes effect. Trump later defends the measures, arguing that his national security reasoni...

Possible sighting of mother before deadly SUV crash Possible sighting of mother before deadly SUV crash

Authorities are investigating whether a surveillance video from Fort Bragg, California, shows one of the women a day before the SUV was found. California Highway Patrol investigators are working with the Federal Bureau of Investigation to try to enha...

National Library Week at Kilmichael Public Library April 9-13 National Library Week at Kilmichael Public Library April 9-13

Since 1958, National Library Week has been celebrated each April. We would just like them back. To be entered in our NLW prize drawing, pick up your "Libraries Lead" bookmark and check out the items listed. "Service to the community has always been t...

Trump Assails US Immigration Laws in West Virginia Tax Speech Trump Assails US Immigration Laws in West Virginia Tax Speech

He attacked Manchin on the issue. White House officials tell CBS News' Jacqueline Alemany that while tax reform is the official reason Mr. Trump is there, he's also looking to put pressure on Democratic Sen. "I thought he would be helpful because h...

Brazil waits for Lula fate Brazil waits for Lula fate

Lula, convicted a year ago of taking a luxury apartment as a kickback from a big construction company, has not spoken publicly since Judge Sergio Moro issued his dramatic arrest warrant on Thursday. If he fails to do so, Lula could be arrested at any...

U.S. academic calls Trump's tariffs on Chinese imports bypassing WTO U.S. academic calls Trump's tariffs on Chinese imports bypassing WTO "big mistake"

Over the same dispute, in 1999, a panel from WTO said that powerful countries in terms of economic strength must not threaten others with unilateral action. Then, the president revealed plans to impose around $50 billion in tariffs on Chinese exp...

Feds seize classified ad site Backpage.com over sex trafficking ads Feds seize classified ad site Backpage.com over sex trafficking ads

Postal Inspection Service, and the Internal Revenue Service Criminal Investigation Division, with analytical assistance from the Joint Regional Intelligence Center". ET Friday. Last year, a Senate panel accused the site of facilitating sex traffick...

FB admits to scanning Messenger conversations for data FB admits to scanning Messenger conversations for data

News of the inbox-tampering broke as Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg was making an apology tour of her own, following a similar parade for Zuckerberg earlier in the week. The data was originally collected by a professor for academi...

China says it will fight U.S. tariffs 'at any cost' China says it will fight U.S. tariffs 'at any cost'

On Thursday, Trump said he was considering new tariffs on another $100 billion worth of Chinese goods. "China will take new comprehensive countermeasures to resolutely safeguard the interests of our nation and our people at whatever cost", he s...

S&P 500 falls to session low S&P 500 falls to session low

It fell modestly for the week. While annual growth in average hourly earnings rose to 2.7 percent, it stayed below the 3 percent that economists estimate is needed to lift inflation toward the Federal Reserve's 2-percent target. Boeing rose 1.9% and ...

Google employees resent to the company assisting in Pentagon AI project

They're demanding that Google not only cancel the project, but that it publicly commit to a new policy "that neither Google nor its contractors will ever build warfare technology". Prior to Google's involvement, the goal of Project Maven is t...

Russian Federation is getting closer to banning Telegram Russian Federation is getting closer to banning Telegram

Roskomnadzor said its lawsuit, which aims to "restrict access" to Telegram in Russian Federation, was connected to statements by the FSB that the app was not complying with its legal requirements as an "organiser of information distribution".

SC reserves verdict on BJP's plea on West Bengal panchayat polls SC reserves verdict on BJP's plea on West Bengal panchayat polls

The apex court will hear the matter tomorrow. Rohatgi told the bench that the party had to approach the Supreme Court because Calcutta High Court judges had been on a strike since February 19. "Elections are the life-blood of democracy and free and...

Violence resumes as Palestinians flock to Gaza border

The deaths drew global criticism of Israel's response, which human rights groups said involved live fire against demonstrators posing no immediate threat to life. Israel's Shin Bet security service says it has arrested 10 Palestinians suspected of ...

Trump won't attend White House correspondents' dinner, again Trump won't attend White House correspondents' dinner, again

Trump did attend the annual Gridiron Club Dinner earlier this year, delivering a speech at the annual white-tie affair featuring journalists and officials. White House staff members also did not attend the 2017 event out of reported "solidarity" with...

Villanova students gear up to welcome home NCAA champs Villanova students gear up to welcome home NCAA champs

Donte DiVincenzo , sophomore guard for the Wildcats, led the way for Villanova with 31 points and five rebounds off the bench , which helped them secure their second title in three years. Two years ago, Villanova's victory parade was a sort of exhal...

Trade clashes continue for the US, China Trade clashes continue for the US, China

The full list of affected USA exports to China is available here, with an unofficial English translation prepared by Covington available here. China hit back with a tit-for-tat response, announcing a plan to raise import duties on a list of more...

Masters Leaderboard 2018: Jordan Spieth Leads After Wild First Round Masters Leaderboard 2018: Jordan Spieth Leads After Wild First Round

That bullish assessment came before Spieth caught fire, stringing together five birdies on the back nine as he seized a two-stroke lead over fellow Americans Matt Kuchar and Tony Finau. "The nerves really were just normal. To do this in the Mast...

Nation observes Kashmir Solidarity Day Nation observes Kashmir Solidarity Day

Three soldiers, 13 suspected militants and four civilians died in a series of clashes south of the main city of Srinagar, in the single worst day of violence in Kashmir since 2016. The NSC has made a decision to raise the issue of unprecedented India...

Teachers converge on state Capitol to demand more money for schools Teachers converge on state Capitol to demand more money for schools

In a media release issued on Tuesday, the Ministry said repairs began on September 16th, 2017 and were completed on November 18th. Top selling students in each classroom will be treated to a limousine ride to have lunch sponsored by the Parkman Roa...

Trump considering $100B in additional tariffs against China Trump considering $100B in additional tariffs against China

China's second round of increases in tariffs on imported USA goods includes one on the import of U.S soybeans. Meanwhile, the USA has voiced willingness to negotiate a resolution to an escalating trade fight with China after Beijing retaliat...

Four people killed in shooting at Turkish university Four people killed in shooting at Turkish university

Turk has reported that police have detained the shooter. Footage from the scene showed several police officers and medical staff in the area, while students and university staff were treated at ambulances. It happened at Osmangazi University, in th...

China retaliates against United States tariffs, escalates trade war China retaliates against United States tariffs, escalates trade war

But a further rise in protectionism is a downside risk for growth and upside risk for inflation. David Dollar, a senior fellow at the John L. Thornton China Center of the Brookings Institution, described tariffs as the wrong instrument to address U...

Sexual Assault Awareness Month marked at UNOH Sexual Assault Awareness Month marked at UNOH

As a community, we can break down the stereotypes and start the conversation. Students who wish to decorate a door on campus are encouraged to do so as well until April 18. "There is a large population in the US that still don't think assaulting some...

Nepal PM Arrives In India, Trade Deficit, Connectivity Likely On Agenda Nepal PM Arrives In India, Trade Deficit, Connectivity Likely On Agenda

Since then, most of the demonetised notes have been exchanged within India, however, the currency exchange process has been understandably more hard internationally, specifically in Nepal and Bhutan, where Indian currency is widely used. An officia...

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