Thursday July 20-th, 2017

Nebraska resumes beef shipments to China after hiatus Nebraska resumes beef shipments to China after hiatus

While the first shipments to China are quality cuts, there's also a market for lower-end beef too like ground beef, tail, feet, cheek and head meat, Ibach said . "I've had a couple of different calls from individuals in China who are interested in b...

United Kingdom earnings after inflation shrink at fastest pace since 2014 United Kingdom earnings after inflation shrink at fastest pace since 2014

The Bank of England is expected to keep interest rates on hold on Thursday despite mounting pressure to take action as households suffer amid soaring inflation. The ONS said it had revised its data for wages to improve methodology for earnings from...

DUP head arrives for talks with UK leader May DUP head arrives for talks with UK leader May

May has dismissed calls to resign following the dismal election result after calling a vote three years early in the hope of bolstering her slim majority ahead of the Brexit talks. During the election campaign, Ms May cast herself as the only leade...

Sessions vigorously denies improper Russia contacts

Comey said Trump told Sessions and other administration officials to leave the room before Trump asked him in February to drop a probe into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn's contacts with Russian Federation. Former FBI Director ...

Australia to pay $52M to asylum-seekers Australia to pay $52M to asylum-seekers

In response to the news that the Australian Government and companies have come to a settlement agreement with the refugees and people seeking asylum forcibly sent to and detained on Manus Island, Kate Schuetze, Pacific Researcher at Amnesty Interna...

Staffer for Texas Rep. Williams shot at congressional baseball practice

Scalise was shot, along with Williams' aide Barth and a former congressional aide turned lobbyist, Matt Mika. According to early morning reports , a gunman fired on members of Congress practicing baseball Wednesday morning. A person reportedly ask...

$1 million in methamphetamine candy seized in Houston suburb $1 million in methamphetamine candy seized in Houston suburb

Diaz told the Dallas News that Mick and Salinas aren't suspected of making the meth, though it is believed that the drugs were made in the home. Harris County Sheriff's Office says that it appears the candy was meant to be distributed among chi...

Britain's Liberal Democrats leader announces resignation Britain's Liberal Democrats leader announces resignation

Farron's majority was slashed from more than 9,000 to about 700 votes. He has probably jumped before he was pushed. But he said he could no longer reconcile his strong Christian faith with his responsibilities as leader of a liberal party.

Ireland elects first gay prime minister Leo Varadkar

In a somewhat reluctant and humble valedictory address to the Dail parliament in Dublin , Mr Kenny said he accepted he had made mistakes but that he always had people's best interests at heart. His views are regarded as a centre-right politically ...

Michigan health chief charged in Flint water probe

Legal charges were announced Wednesday in a Flint-area courtroom. The state will also monitor the water quality of a sampling of homes after the replacement, and hire an independent third party to test and monitor a sampling of at least 100 homes...

Suspect identified in shooting of Rep. Scalise on Va. baseball field

Officials said none of the injuries appeared to be life-threatening. Five people were shot at about 8 a.m. The shooting marks the first time a sitting member of Congress has been shot since Rep. "I was on deck, about to hit batting practice, ...

Trump Cheerleaders Turn on Special Counsel Mueller Trump Cheerleaders Turn on Special Counsel Mueller

Meanwhile, I can say based on my reporting that Mueller is not anxious at all about his position, and does not believe the criticism of whether he has a conflict was orchestrated. Shortly after Robert Mueller was named special counsel in the ...

Manchester bomber met with operates of ISIS unit in Libya

A spokesperson for Greater Manchester Police said they were unable to confirm or deny Abedi's contact with the terror group as it was an ongoing investigation. An area to the south of Manchester was evacuated on Friday after police found a auto they ...

Iran Claims US Responsible for Creating Daesh Iran Claims US Responsible for Creating Daesh

The Daesh Takfiri terrorist group has claimed responsibility for the attacks. The top Iranian diplomat also stressed that the JCPOA was now being implemented in its natural manner as the Islamic Republic and the European Union member states were co...

Trump Intends to Nominate Jessica Rosenworcel for Return to FCC Trump Intends to Nominate Jessica Rosenworcel for Return to FCC

Rosenworcel, a Democrat, was re-nominated by Obama in January of 2017 to serve another term, after Senate lawmakers failed to extend her term before Congress adjourned at the end of previous year. Commissioner Rosenworcel is supremely qualified for a...

US committed to 'One China' policy, but also to Taiwan: Rex Tillerson

Trump has so far nominated 110 people of 559 positions for his administration overall, far fewer than the Obama, George W. Bush, Clinton, or George H.W. "Those were assurances that were given to me in the most recent trip to Bethlehem", he said . ...

India, Pakistan join Shanghai pact despite bilateral tensions

The summit was attended by heads of member states including President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev, President of China Xi Jinping, President Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev, President of Russia Vladimir Putin, President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahm...

Jeff Sessions Testifies He Never Discussed Election With Russians

But Trump undercut that version May 11 , telling NBC News that the firing was in response to Comey's handling of the Russian Federation investigation. "I am not stonewalling ", he said. Democratic California senator Kamala Harris . "Attorney G...

Firefighters battling massive blaze in London high-rise

Jamie's heartfelt gesture comes amid reports that at least 6 people died in the blaze while more than 60 others are now said to be in hospital - 20 of whom are thought to have life threatening burns and injuries. The service reported a major inci...

Durant planned for this title months ago in picking Warriors Durant planned for this title months ago in picking Warriors

Durant has attracted ire for his decision to join the Warriors, who won 73 games previous year but lost a 3-1 lead in the 2016 Finals to James' Cleveland Cavaliers . Then it was Golden State's turn again, taking the title in five games. "I'm ju...

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