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Author: 0 China's trade surplus with U.S. soars 19.4 per cent in first quarter

Chinese president Xi Jinping also made an appearance, giving a speech from the deck of a destroyer before watching fighter jets take off from China's first and only aircraft carrier, the Liaoning. Fears of a trade war have been rumbling since last month as President Donald Trump has threatened a series of tariffs on hundreds of billions of dollars of Chinese goods, sparking tit-for-tat warnings from Beijing .

World News Knightdale Police investigate infant death, parents are father and daughter
Author: 0 Knightdale Police investigate infant death, parents are father and daughter

But that is no longer going to happen. The couple's 7-month-old son Bennett was found dead in their North Carolina home, in what authorities said was a suspected homicide. After B. Pladl was born in September 2017 , Henrico Police issued arrest warrants for the Pladls in November on charges of incest with adult, adultery, and contributing to delinquency.

World News Officer Shot While Serving Warrant on Cape Cod
Author: 0 Officer Shot While Serving Warrant on Cape Cod

A Boston 25 reporter, citing a Yarmouth Police provide, acknowledged the unnamed Okay-9 officer "died after being shot throughout the head" in Barnstable and the officer's family had been notified. The defendant was barricaded in the house for hours before finally surrendering to authorities authorities. The officer, who was not acknowledged, was delivered to a neighborhood hospital and ultimately died, Boston 25 reported.

World News Syrian government now in control of rebel town: Russian Federation
Author: 0 Syrian government now in control of rebel town: Russian Federation

May's office said in a statement that the Cabinet judged it "highly likely" the government of Syrian President Bashar Assad was behind the chemical attack last weekend in the town of Douma . When President Barack Obama failed to authorize strikes against Syria in 2013 to enforce his "red line" on chemical weapons use, he also sent a message of permission, critics have said, even if that incident resulted in a disarmament deal.

World News WINTER STORM WARNING: Another heavy dumping of spring snow this weekend
Author: 0 WINTER STORM WARNING: Another heavy dumping of spring snow this weekend

We wouldn't be surprised to see a few more flakes Monday morning and again Monday night into Tuesday next week - stay tuned. He says windy conditions and hail are possible. WINTER STORM WARNINGS go into effect at 1 am Saturday until 1 am Sunday for Chippewa, Dunn, Eau Claire, Pepin, Polk and St. Croix counties. Expect power outages and tree damage due to the ice.

World News USA stocks plunge on new trade war fears
Author: 0 USA stocks plunge on new trade war fears

Avoiding that possibility should be our primary goal. "When a auto is sent to China from the United States, there is a Tariff to be paid of 25%". Trump hit back Thursday, threatening 25% tariffs on another $100 billion on Chinese imports.

World News Fox's 'Meghan Markle: An American Princess' Features Interviews With Her Family
Author: 0 Fox's 'Meghan Markle: An American Princess' Features Interviews With Her Family

Markle, 37, was a "networker supreme" and a principled feminist who had written to politicians and corporations as a young girl challenging discrimination and injustice. All eyes were on the couple at the Invictus Games , and while much has been made of Meghan's choice to wear Misha Nonoo's "husband shirt", Harry was just as conscious of their image.

World News Billionaire seeks to split California into 3 states
Author: 0 Billionaire seeks to split California into 3 states

Tim Draper, the venture capitalist who made his fortune as an early investor in Skype and Hotmail, says he has amassed more than 600,000 signatures to enable his plan to be put before voters in November. Californians could get their chance to vote on whether California should be split into three states. It would seek to have all three California states remain in the Union.

World News Man held for cheating woman to tune of ₹6 lakh
Author: 0 Man held for cheating woman to tune of ₹6 lakh

Phipps, who had always wanted to be a mother, nearly immediately thought their encounter was fate and offered to adopt the child. "But if she didn't have a plan, and maybe this was divine, and that's is why I'm supposed to be there", Phipps said.

World News Roskomnadzor wins, Russian court bans Telegram messenger service
Author: 0 Roskomnadzor wins, Russian court bans Telegram messenger service

The court's decision must be implemented instantly, the judge said . Because Telegram is recognised as an operator of information dissemination in Russian Federation, the company is required to provide encryption keys to let the Federal Security Service read the correspondence of suspected terrorists.

World News Arizona House moves to hike teacher pay, governor may follow
Author: 0 Arizona House moves to hike teacher pay, governor may follow

But it would mean Arizona would no longer be at or near the bottom, where it is now. "(Ducey) met with school districts, had a big press conference where all these superintendents from school districts stood behind him, and he said, 'I'm restoring those cuts, '" Essigs said.

World News Apparently high-definition vinyl is coming next year
Author: 0 Apparently high-definition vinyl is coming next year

If you love listening to music on vinyl records, we have some good news for you. Pitchfork reports that Rebeat Innovation received $4.8 million in funding for a proposed HD vinyl technology that could be in stores as soon as 2019, according to Rebeat founder and CEO Günter Loibl .

World News Four hurricane names retired following devastation
Author: 0 Four hurricane names retired following devastation

Although this past year was destructive, the 2005 Hurricane Season retired the most names - Dennis, Katrina , Rita, Stan and Wilma. To replace the four names, Harold, Idalia, Margot and Nigel will be included in the 2023 list of storm names .

World News Sexual assault case against Kevin Spacey under review
Author: 0 Sexual assault case against Kevin Spacey under review

Police are presenting all cases to the DA that involve sexual misconduct, even if they are not able to be prosecuted. As a result of these allegations, Spacey was dropped from the series. Spacey apologized to his first public accuser, actor Anthony Rapp , and his representatives have said he was seeking unspecified treatment. Spacey responded to the allegations on Twitter that he did "not remember the encounter" but that he owed him the "sincerest apology for what would have been deeply ...

World News After Congress, Modi-led BJP to fast over parliament washout
Author: 0 After Congress, Modi-led BJP to fast over parliament washout

The expo, attended by over 670 exhibitors, including 150 from overseas, showcased India's capability in the export of defence systems and components. Having said that, we fail to understand what, if any, goal will be served by Modi and members of his Cabinet observing a day-long fast.

World News Pets Dead, Residents Displaced in Linda Vista House Fire
Author: 0 Pets Dead, Residents Displaced in Linda Vista House Fire

Witnesses say John Tuma set his family's RV on fire. The Bolinas Fire Protection District is looking for six local students ages 16 to 18 to participate in a pilot cadet program to learn what being a firefighter is all about. The house had extensive damage. There, they found the deceased pets. The fire service spokeswoman said: "Instances of re-ignition are infrequent within Herts Fire and Rescue Service".

World News Israel 'shocked' over Dublin mayor visit
Author: 0 Israel 'shocked' over Dublin mayor visit

Mr Deri had written on Twitter before his arrival: "The mayor of Dublin wants to enter Israel so that he can incite against us". Lord Mayor Mac Donncha is in Ramallah in Palestine attending a conference. Earlier in the week, the Dublin City Council passed a resolution calling on Ireland's government to expel the Israeli ambassador over the recent killings of Palestinian protesters in the Gaza Strip.

World News School sports roundup: Tech baseball starts season with a win
Author: 0 School sports roundup: Tech baseball starts season with a win

She also went 4-for-4 at the plate with a home run, double and four RBIs as the Comets won in coach Don Helmick's debut. "It was our first meet competing against bigger schools - schools we will have to compete against in the Three Rivers Conference meet and for sectionals".

World News Salisbury attack: Chemical weapons watchdog confirms United Kingdom findings on nerve agent
Author: 0 Salisbury attack: Chemical weapons watchdog confirms United Kingdom findings on nerve agent

Yulia Skripal said Wednesday that she was discharged from the hospital this week after treatment for the poisoning, according to her statement issued by the Metropolitan Police in London. Russia's Embassy in London questioned the authenticity of Yulia's statement, saying it was crafted to support Britain's version of events and increases suspicions that she is being held against her will.

World News School District to finalize superintendent choice on April 17
Author: 0 School District to finalize superintendent choice on April 17

The consolidated Cherryvale will have a science, technology, engineering, arts and math concentration. Board member Carolyn Edwards suspected last week that the lack of a local finalist would be questioned. State School Superintendent Brian Whiston said during the Tuesday meeting something will be done about the Benton Harbor school district. Originally from upstate NY, she said coming to Billings feels like home.

World News US President Tells Russia To 'Get Ready' For Missile Attacks In Syria
Author: 0 US President Tells Russia To 'Get Ready' For Missile Attacks In Syria

While Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has condemned Assad for killing "innocent kids in the Douma chemical attack", he also warned against using Syria as a place to flex military muscle. Macron said Thursday that France has proof that the Syrian government launched chlorine gas attacks and said France would not tolerate "regimes that think everything is permitted".

World News Two Indian athletes disqualified from Commonwealth Games 2018
Author: 0 Two Indian athletes disqualified from Commonwealth Games 2018

Commonwealth Games Federation CEO David Grevemberg confirmed in a statement that Australian authorities are now searching for "one Rwandan and two Ugandan accredited delegates not present in the village". A needle was found in their apartment and a second was found in Babu's bag. Peter Beattie , chairman of the local organizing committee, said it was not a surprise.

World News PTI MNA quits party, joins PML-N
Author: 0 PTI MNA quits party, joins PML-N

He singled out unemployment as the biggest problem, and said tribal youth who go overseas will be provided job opportunities in the area, calling for special funds to develop FATA. Imran Khan said every year Rs 100 billion would be spent on the development of FATA. The title of the page was 'We Love Nawaz Sharif, Shahbaz Sharif and PML (N)' seems to be for the supporters of former Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif and his party PML-N.

World News Pupil 'crushed to death by seat' in van outside OH school
Author: 0 Pupil 'crushed to death by seat' in van outside OH school

The deputy suggested the call might be a prank but kept searching, to no avail. The van was finally located in a parking lot adjacent to the school by Plush's father at about 9 p.m. The call lasted more than 2 and a half minutes. The police and sheriff's department are conducting separate investigations, and the county prosecutor's office also is investigating, reports say.

World News SC clears decks for Nanak Shah Fakir release, raps SGPC
Author: 0 SC clears decks for Nanak Shah Fakir release, raps SGPC

Also, the court ordered the state governments to maintain the law and order so that no one can create any disturbance in the place wherever the movie has been released. This movie has not been made for profit, but to propagate the teachings of Guru Nanak. The government was under pressure after several Sikh organisations openly declared that they would not let the movie be released in Punjab.

World News Check Andhra Pradesh Board 2nd year Results 2018 at bieap
Author: 0 Check Andhra Pradesh Board 2nd year Results 2018 at bieap

Krishna district topped the list with 84 percent overall score, while Nellur and Guntur districts landed in the second and third places with 74 percent and 76 percent overall score, respectively. The candidates are examined in Part-I English, Part-II Second Language and Part-III Group subjects for 500 marks in 1st year and 500 marks in 2nd year in Arts Group, 475 marks in HEG group and 470 marks in 1st year and 530 marks in 2nd year in MPC group, and 440 marks in 1st year and 560 Marks in ...

World News Israeli Troops Allegedly Kill Palestinian At Gaza Border
Author: 0 Israeli Troops Allegedly Kill Palestinian At Gaza Border

Israel confirmed the strikes, saying they were retaliation for gun fire across the border. The video emerged after Israeli snipers shot hundreds of Palestinian protesters in Gaza, with 30 dead and more than 1,600 injured since March 31. The White House has called on Palestinians to engage in exclusively peaceful protests and stay at least 500 meters from Gaza's border with Israel, on the eve of fresh demonstrations along the border.

World News Trump Blames 'Bad Blood With Russia' on Russia Investigation
Author: 0 Trump Blames 'Bad Blood With Russia' on Russia Investigation

Putin assured that Russian Federation "will continue to consistently be committed to strengthening global and regional security and stability and fully comply with its worldwide obligation, build constructive cooperation with partners based on respect relying on worldwide legal norms and the U.N.