Month: April 2018

White House delays tariffs on EU, Canada, Mexico ahead of tense China talks

The Trump administration announced Monday that it would wait another 30 days before deciding whether to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from the European Union, Canada and Mexico — temporarily avoiding a potential trade war wth the 28-mem…

Robert Mueller gives list of questions to Trump’s lawyers

Special counsel Robert Mueller has given a list of almost four dozen questions to lawyers for President Donald Trump as part of his investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and whether Trump obstructed justice, according to a report pub…

Chinese influx transforming Myanmar’s quintessential city

MANDALAY, Myanmar (AP) – Myanmar’s last royal capital harbored the most learned Buddhist monks and exquisite artists, citizens speaking the most refined Burmese and cooks who prepared the best curries in the land. Mandalay was rhapsodized as the nation…

Christopher Steele gets new funding to dig up dirt on Trump

Christopher Steele, creator of the discredited Democrat-financed dossier, is continuing his Trump-Russia collusion chase with new partisan funding, a House report says. The disclosure means the FBI has relied on at least two Democrat-tied groups &mdash…

3 GOP governor candidates participate in final debate

BOISE, Idaho (AP) – The top GOP candidates for Idaho’s open governor’s seat participated in their third and final televised debate by reiterating familiar talking points on education, taxes and health care while also exchanging similar jabs. U.S. Rep. …

California man sentenced for impersonating immigration agent

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) – A California man who impersonated a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent and threatened to deport a woman if she didn’t give him money has been sentenced to eight months in prison. City News Service says Luis Flores-M…

List reveals questions Mueller wants to ask Trump: report

Special counsel Robert Mueller has reportedly assembled a list of close to 50 questions he wants to ask President Trump as part of his investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election….