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Trump heaps another 5% tariff on Chinese goods in latest tit-for-tat escalation

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WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday lashed back at a new round of Chinese tariffs by heaping an additional 5% duty on some $550 billion in targeted Chinese goods in the latest tit-for-tat trade war escalation by the world’s two largest economies. FILE PHOTO: Containers are seen at the Yangshan Deep Water Read More

Biden tells voters ‘don’t vote for me’ if they’re concerned about his age

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Former Vice President Joe Biden appeared to dismiss voters concerned about his age, telling them not to vote for him in the 2020 Democratic primary race. “I say if they’re concerned, don’t vote for me,” Biden said while speaking to reporters in Keene, N.H. When a reporter told Biden that voters he talked to were wondering Read More

Dan Gainor: Awful media moments – Attacks on dead billionaire, Jews, Sean Spicer and press freedom

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Some of the same media outlets that scream about the things President Trump says spent much of Friday celebrating the death of billionaire philanthropist David Koch. It was the perfect topper to a week where The New York Times complained about anti-Semitism until it was revealed one of its staffers had mocked Jewish people. Then Read More

Graham warns withdrawing from Afghanistan will lead to ‘another 9/11’

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Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., warned in an interview with Fox News Saturday that withdrawing U.S. troops from Afghanistan would lead to “another 9/11,” saying that America can’t “outsource” U.S. national security to the Taliban. “If we left tomorrow, the Taliban cannot be trusted to take care of ISIS and Al Qaeda,” Graham told chief intelligence correspondent Catherine Herridge. Read More

‘World class’: Mo Salah stunner bookends impressive Liverpool EPL win away to Arsenal

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Mo Salah was once again the difference between the sides as the Egyptian superstar continued his and Liverpool’s fine recent run against Arsenal to torment David Luiz en route to securing three points at the Emirates. Salah tormented Arsenal’s chief defensive reinforcement from the summer transfer window, first winning and converting a penalty after a Read More

Shaw Air Force Base will pause operations after rise in suicides

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Shaw Air Force Base in South Carolina is planning a tactical stand-down over three days in August and September to help those at the base “recharge” following the suicides of three airmen in the past year and the alarming uptick in Air Force suicides throughout the U.S. Second Lt. Christopher Rhoton, 35, Justin Strickland, 26, and Jose Read More

California health officials warn of possible measles exposure at Disneyland, Universal Studios

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California health officials say visitors to Disneyland, Universal Studios and other tourist destinations in the Los Angeles area may have been exposed to measles earlier this month. The Orange County Health Care Agency says a teenage girl infected with the disease traveled to California fromNew Zealand and stayed at the Desert Palms in Anaheim between Aug. 11 and Aug. 15. Read More

Ilunga Makabu knocks down, majority decisions Aleksei Papin to win WBC silver title in Russia

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Ilunga Makabu knocked down previously unbeaten Russian prospect Aleksei Papin on his way to winning the WBC silver cruiserweight title in the chief support for the Sergey Kovalev-Anthony Yarde world title fight in Chelyabinsk. In a big punching matchup for the WBC silver 200lbs title, Papin, who had racked up 10 KOs from his 11 pro Read More

France says social media platforms will still sign hate speech pledge

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BIARRITZ, France (Reuters) – France said it was optimistic that U.S.-based social media platforms including Facebook and Snapchat would still sign a pledge to fight online hate speech despite a last-minute delay. FILE PHOTO: Small toy figures are seen in front of Facebook logo in this illustration picture, April 8, 2019. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo France, Read More

Cristiano Porn-aldo: Juventus ace Ronaldo is most searched-for footballer on Pornhub

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Cristiano Ronaldo’s glowing list of achievements is as impressive as anyone’s currently playing the game and he has now been handed the dubious honor of being the most searched-for footballer on pornography streaming site Pornhub. Ronaldo can boast five Ballons d’Or among his personal trophy haul, as well as numerous titles on the club and Read More