U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he has ordered American companies to exit China after Beijing unveiled retaliatory tariffs on $75 billion in U.S. goods, throwing a new twist into the bitter trade war between the world’s two largest economies.
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The U.S. economy is in a “favorable place” and the Federal Reserve will “act as appropriate” to keep the current economic expansion on track, Fed chair Jerome Powell said on Friday in remarks that gave few clues about whether the central bank will cut interest rates at its next meeting or not.
Homecoming NSU parade to be held at 11am on a Saturday
The Smithsonian Marine Ecosystems Exhibit at the St Lucie County Aquarium opened on Aug. 18, 2001 as a partnership between the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and St. Lucie County. In the 18 years since,
U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to ask a federal judge on Friday to block Deutsche Bank AG and Capital One Financial Corp from handing the financial records of the Trump family and Trump Organization to Democratic lawmakers.
Authorities in the main city of Indian Kashmir tightened security ahead of Friday prayers after separatists called for a protest march to a U.N. office, with streets bristling with paramilitary personnel and some blocked by checkpoints.
Two men charged with murder and one for rape
President Donald Trump wants to keep discussing tougher background checks for gun purchases, a leading Democratic senator on gun control said on Friday, adding that Trump’s support is crucial for the U.S. Congress to pass reform legislation when it returns to work next month.
Mayor Boydston to give address on Sept 26th
President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign is hosting events in 2020 battleground states on Thursday to mobilize and train suburban women, an important voting bloc that defected from Republicans during last year’s congressional contests.
Former Gov. Brian Sandoval brings his lessons in leadership to UNLV’s Boyd School of Law. His symposium series launches this fall.
The Valdez Fish Derbies Weigh-In Station has been a busy place this past week with anglers hoping to get on the leader board in the Valdez Silver Salmon Derby.
China unveiled on Friday retaliatory tariffs against about $75 billion worth of U.S. goods, marking the latest escalation of a protracted trade dispute between the world’s two largest economies.
The case of ex-“Empire” actor Jussie Smollett, who sparked a firestorm in Chicago by reporting a racist attack authorities have ruled a hoax, returns to court on Friday, when local media say a judge may tap a special prosecutor to review the case.
After sterling soared and some British newspapers roared at a supposed Brexit victory for Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Europe’s power brokers had a more sobering message: the basic divorce deal is not changing.
Hong Kong braced on Friday for further demonstrations and a “stress test” of the city’s international airport at the weekend, as nearly three months of anti-government protests showed no sign of abating.
Billionaire industrialist David Koch, a former executive vice president of conglomerate Koch Industries and a major backer of conservative causes and political candidates, has died, his brother said on Friday.
President Donald Trump reacted furiously on Friday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell spoke about the trade war with China and economic risks to the United States, asking whether his appointee to the U.S. central bank was a greater “enemy” than China’s leader Xi Jinping.
Denmark’s Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen had a “constructive conversation” with U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday, discussing cooperation on security policy, Danish news agency Ritzau reported.
Sales of new U.S. single-family homes sank more than expected in July, a sign that the housing market continued in low gear despite lower mortgage rates and a strong labor market.
The Brazilian government lacks the resources to fight a record number of wildfires burning in the Amazon rainforest, President Jair Bolsonaro said on Thursday, weeks after telling donors he did not need their money.
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday told the Defence Ministry and other government agencies to analyze the threat posed by a new U.S. missile test and to prepare a reciprocal response.
The Trump administration is considering a package of tax cuts that could be rolled out before the 2020 U.S. election as a way to buttress the economy’s long-term growth rate
2 Altus residents arrested after stolen vehicle were found on their property on Highway 186
Clarksville Police release more information about investigation into incident at involving School threat
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Connie West, co-owner of an alien-themed motel in the tiny U.S. desert outpost of Rachel, Nevada, believes they are coming no matter what. Not aliens, but alien hunters.
A recap of law enforcement reports that aired on True Country Radio 92.7fm the week of 8/19
According to Fordyce Chief Jimmy Vaughn, Fordyce officers made a total of 12 arrests between August 14 and August 20 with failure to appear in court as scheduled being the most numerous of the charges recorded.
The Cleveland County School District has started the 2019-20 school year with an 11 percent decrease in enrollment while the Woodlawn School District has seen a slight increase.
Tomorrow Morning tune in to KQEW Radio 102.3 as we kickoff the 41st Annual Pigskin Preview starting at 9am.
Arkansas State Police say a man who had barricaded himself inside a home and held a 9-year-old at gunpoint was shot dead by a trooper.
The Fordyce Redbugs will hold their Annual Red-White game this Friday at 7:30pm at the Paul Bear Bryant Stadium. Admission is laundry soap or $2 per person.
Temperatures slightly above normal will be accompanied by some gusty winds Friday afternoon in the Las Vegas Valley.
An attempt by a good Samaritan to render aid on Thursday night in the southern Las Vegas Valley proved to be deadly to a 58-year-old man.
The Clark County School Board abruptly ended its meeting Thursday night amid protests from an outraged crowd of teachers who showed up in droves to demand appropriate pay for a new contract.
Another California earthquake shook up parts of the Las Vegas Valley on Thursday afternoon.
Switch intended to tackle racism
The UF/IFAS Extension St. Lucie County has created a new blog to help citizens report the locations of rare Florida atala butterflies on the Florida Treasure Coast. This blog is found online at http://blogs.ifas.ufl.edu/stlucieco/2019/08/16/report-your-atala-butterflies-here/.
Many cities in San Diego County have committed to decreasing their greenhouse gas emissions.
Carefully chosen words, tedious negotiations, lines in the sand. At stake: the continued release of the greenhouse gases that contribute to global climate change.
China will soon unveil a plan to impose retaliatory tariffs on certain U.S. products, the editor in chief of China’s Global Times newspaper said.
Hong Kong banks published full-page newspaper ads calling for law and order in the Chinese-ruled city and international jewelers sought the rescheduling of a huge trade fair as weeks of pro-democracy protests showed no sign of let-up on Thursday.
Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny on Friday used his first statement after being released from jail to predict that opposition to Russian President Vladimir Putin and protests against the authorities would only grow.