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Trump asks Mike Pompeo to look at South African land seizures and ‘large scale killing of farmers’

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he had asked Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to “closely study the South Africa land and farm seizures” and the killing of farmers there. “I have asked Secretary of State @SecPompeo to closely study the South Africa land and farm seizures and expropriations and large […]

U.S., China trade war heats up with new 25 percent tariff hikes on $16 billion of goods from each side

BEIJING — The United States and China imposed more tariff hikes on billions of dollars of each other’s automobiles, factory machinery and other goods Thursday in an escalation of a battle over Beijing’s technology policy that companies worry will chill global economic growth. The increases came as envoys met in Washington for their first high-level […]

Voice recording of ISIS leader al-Baghdadi purportedly emerges nearly year after thought killed in strike

A voice on audio recording released Wednesday is believed to be that of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of the Islamic State who was believed to be dead.  (Associated Press) An audio recording of the Islamic State leader – who was previously reported dead from Russian airstrikes – purportedly resurfaced Wednesday evening on a website […]

Australian PM refuses to cede power, offers possible second leadership ballot

CANBERRA (Reuters) – Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull stubbornly clung to power on Thursday as senior ministers deserted him, saying he would hold a second leadership vote on Friday only if he received a letter signed by the majority of the ruling party. Former home affairs minister Peter Dutton narrowly lost a challenge against Turnbull […]

CNN suspends Paris Dennard pending investigation of misconduct allegations

CNN said Wednesday evening that Paris Dennard has been suspended from his commentary role, pending an examination of the allegations against him in a Wednesday Washington Post story. The Post reported that Dennard was fired from a job at Arizona State University “for making sexually explicit comments and gestures toward women.” The Post obtained a […]