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Trump in-laws, the Kushners, near $400 million deal with powerful Chinese firm

Yesterday, Bloomberg reported that the Chinese company Anbang Insurance Group is now in talks to grab a hefty piece of prime Manhattan real estate, hoping to invest $4 billion in transforming the 666 Fifth Ave. Unfortunately, for Kushner the global...

Chinese premier warns rising tensions in Korean Peninsula could lead to 'conflict'

The given target, which is the lowest growth rate seen by China in decades, will allow the government to focus on improving the country's economy in qualitative terms, he added, stressing that China's contribution to the global economy will not dimin...

Merkel flies in for Trump meeting flanked by German CEOs

Merkel said that despite the current changes in the US, the "trans-Atlantic partnership based upon our values and interests" is of overriding importance for Europeans - and that "this is the spirit" in which she would lead her talks with Trump in ...

Turkish foreign minister's plane not allowed to land in Netherlands

The Dutch election was upended by a diplomatic standoff with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, as a spiral of increasingly hostile rhetoric threatened to overshadow the final stretch of campaigning and influence voting. On Monday, Turkish Europ...

South Korea upholds impeachment of President Park Geun-hye

The unanimous ruling yesterday by constitutional court judges to back parliament's decision to impeach her begins lifting the cloud of uncertainty. In a matter of hours, South Koreans will see whether suspended President Park Geun-hye gets booted f...

LIVE Assembly Elections 2017 results for 5 states to be announced today

Congress emerged as the lone giant in 2012 Manipur Assembly polls and achieved a hat trick win by securing 42 of the 60 seats in the state. Congress leader Shakeel Ahmad attributed the party's poor show in UP to "public mood" and said its performan...

Arsène Wenger still obsessed with Bayern despite high five against Lincoln

The game was killed not by the fault of the players but we have to take a distance with us and have a look at a bigger perspective than people want to do. Maintaining confidence after letting in five against a superior side is now the task facing the...

Patriots trade for Panthers' talented if unproductive Kony Ealy at minimal cost

It's a stunning fall from grace for a player who might have been the MVP of Super Bowl 50 had the Panthers beaten the Denver Broncos . He's just 25 years old and has done a good job of stopping the run. Last season, they used Trey Flowers , Chris Lo...

Taylor Swift Granted Order of Protection Against Alleged Stalker

Taylor Swift's obsessed fan Mohammed Jaffar was spotted at her $20 million NY penthouse five times in two months. In NYC this week Mohammed Jaffar has been taken into custody after he was discovered lurking around her apartment building in New Y...

SAP will host its enterprise apps on Google Cloud

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Azure and Amazon Web Services are also working on new offers. The API was built using Google's TensorFlow framework and has been applied to YouTube. It has also acquired data science startup Kaggle which is...

Exit polls point to Congress upsurge in Goa with 15 seats

Times Now's exit poll gives the BJP a sharp edge over its rivals by projecting its win between 190 and 210 seats in Uttar Pradesh. India Today-Axis poll predicted that BJP would get 46-53 seats, the Congress 12-21, and others 2-6 seats. The BJP wil...

DTE: 670000 without power

That's down from the 700,000 DTE customers and 300,000 Consumers Energy Consumers who initially went dark following Wednesday's wind storms. Don't touch a fallen power line or anything touching the wire. DTE Energy crews are now on 16-hour shifts...

US, Russia counter Erdogan in Syria as Kurds get shield

The Pentagon said Monday that US forces have also taken up positions on the outskirts of Manbij to try to keep a lid on tensions. The U.S. has a few hundred special operations forces embedded with the SDF and wants the alliance to lead the march on...

Koreans rally ahead of Park's impeachment ruling

Tension is rising in South Korea as the clock ticks toward the announcement of a court decision on President Park Geun-hye's fate. "The Constitutional Court ruling can not satisfy everyone". Firms involved include Samsung Group, whose heir Lee Jae-...

Boeing 737 MAX 9 makes its debut

The LEAP-1B-powered Boeing 737 MAX began flight tests in January 2016 and the engine has performed exceptionally well in more than 2,200 aircraft flight hours. It says that by stretching the 737 MAX 9 fuselage and adding 12 seats, it would match capa...

30 die in Myanmar-China border town

The latest clashes, which involved artillery and small-arms fire, took place in the town of Laukkai in the Kokang region in the northern part of Shan state. "With this attack, we taught a lesson to the Tatmadaw who have destroyed peace in the Union f...

Poland's Kaczynski says EU on path towards disintegration

Thursday's others talks should see agreement on pressing ahead with new free trade pacts despite "protectionist tendencies" elsewhere - a reference to European concerns about new U.S. Tweeting from his personal account, Tusk wrote in Polish: "Thank y...

Bloke Desperately Tries To Stop A Cruise Ship Crushing His Mansion

Mr Todhunter said he was reluctant to believe the company when it said the hulking ship did not touch the bottom. "We've never seen anything like that", Todhunter said. The ship operated safely... Yasmine and her husband, Bill , said they've never...

RadioShack Files for Bankruptcy

In a separate statement , Sprint said its agreement with Radio Shack was created to protect it in the event of another bankruptcy. The 1743 retail outlets that survived RadioShack's 2015 bankruptcy were acquired by General Wireless Inc, an aff...

Final Fantasy VII Remake combat system will be action based

His latest comments come through Famitsu in response to a controversial screenshot that shows Cloud taking cover from enemy fire. The Final Fantasy VII remake will feature an entirely revamped battle system according to the director Tetsuya Nomu...

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Inspectors' visit to suspected Syria gas attack site delayed

President Donald J. Trump announced the combined strikes were in retaliation for the regime of Syrian leader Bashar Assad using chemical weapons April 7 against civilians in Doum...

Michael Cohen withdraws lawsuits against BuzzFeed, Fusion GPS

Cohen's lawyer, David Schwartz , said in a statement that the suits were withdrawn because Cohen no longer has time for them, report the Wall Street Journal , Politico an...

Mueller team says it has not gone rogue

Bloomberg reports that Rosenstein met with the president last week and that's when the Deputy AG gave the president the assurance according to people familiar with the matter. The...

Just when you thought Sean Hannity couldn't sink any lower …

Cohen should be asked to reveal the name or can permissibly do so", the letter said. Maddow explained the that the Steele dossier allegations are "just" allegations, but noted wh...

Barbara Bush remembered as friendly, approachable by Bush library visitors

Bush's daughter, Doro, had a couple of friends in common. "We just came to pay our respects to Mrs". Bush died Tuesday evening according to a statement made by the office of Geo...

Former First Lady Barbara Bush To Be Laid To Rest Saturday

Laura, Barbara, Jenna, and I are sad, but our souls are settled because we know hers was. "Especially now - we should remember her by working to return those values to our public l...

Diamonds from space may be from 'lost planet'

The meteorites were formed after an asteroid slammed into Earth's atmosphere - making it technically a meteor - exploding 23 miles (37 kilometers) above the Nubian Desert in Suda...

Gold medalist sues USA Gymnastics, Michigan State

Two-time Olympic medal winning gymnast McKayla Maroney says she has questioned whether she paid too high of a price for her success . Maroney pointed to personnel overhauls at...

Local Congressional Leaders on Syria Airstrikes

The Russian military, meanwhile, claims to have struck down a majority of the missiles . The tripartite military action from the United States, France and Britain was created to...

Indo-Nordic summit: India, Sweden to strengthen defence and security cooperation

We will engage with them in a similar manner, and examine how they can help our missions like Make in India , Skill India, Startup India and Smart Cities programmes. The partnersh...

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Younkers stores could shutter across Iowa as part of bankruptcy

Younkers stores could shutter across Iowa as part of bankruptcy

Bon-Ton has 700 employees at its corporate offices in downtown Milwaukee. Liquidators are companies that sell off all of retailers assets and then close the stores. The group signe...

ZTE suspends trading after being blacklisted by the United Kingdom and US

ZTE suspends trading after being blacklisted by the United Kingdom and US

Bush, on President Trump's decision to block Broadcom's takeover of Qualcomm , the president's push for a wall along the border with Mexico and the president's upcoming meeting wi...

Vice President Mike Pence makes quick visit to Colorado Springs

Vice President Mike Pence makes quick visit to Colorado Springs

Syria came under attack one week after a suspected chemical weapons attack hit the Syrian town of Douma near Damascus. With reporters' cameras and tape recorders rolling, Trudeau...

Colorado Senator Releases Statement On Marijuana Policy

Colorado Senator Releases Statement On Marijuana Policy

Gardner reacted by blocking nominees for DOJ positions, he said. This story is developing and will be updated . Sessions on January 4 rescinded a policy begun under Democrati...

France Mulls Military Action Against Syria For Gas Attacks

France Mulls Military Action Against Syria For Gas Attacks

That meant airstrikes, possibly in tandem with France and other allies that have expressed outrage at the alleged Syrian chemical attack, could be launched within hours of a presid...