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China tensions may put $400 billion investment at risk

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With the new regulations, foreign companies will be able to take a majority stake in a local Chinese auto company. China will soon eliminate restrictions to the access here by institutions from other countries in the financial, auto making, aeronautics and shipping sectors, and will promote cooperation in all those fields. Read More »

Robert Mueller and his Gang Know President Trump Can Fire Them

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Democrats said as much, with Virginia Sen Tim Kaine , his party's 2016 vice presidential nominee, telling Roll Call multiple DOJ terminations would be akin to President Richard Nixon's "Saturday Night Massacre" during the Watergate probe that eventually led to his resignation. Read More »

El Reno clips Mac, 2-1, in pitching duel

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Caravel (4-0) collected two hits from Summerfield, with Green and DeRegis each driving in two runs. Despite facing multiple five-run deficits in Monday's flurry-filled game versus Streator, Herscher found itself with the tying run on third base and winning run on second with the top of the order up in the bottom of the seventh inning. Read More »

Police appeal after woman raped in Central Milton Keynes

Investigators will be traveling to Iowa soon to interview the 30-year-old suspect. The trash bin containing the victim's body was never picked up and two men saw the suitcase with what they thought were body parts sticking out and called 911, Doyle said. Read More »

Dover council to hold hearing on $61m school budget

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Irene Mullins said the children were being used as pawns and she didn't like that. "As a former teacher, I see what's going on in our local school district and I want to work to keep them as safe as possible and remain some of the top of the state", Guy said in an interview Tuesday. Read More »

Will you participate in Jersey Day in honour of the Humboldt Broncos?

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He said the weekend was a very hard one. "I've been trying to keep it out of my mind but (the news) is all-around us now", said the Delta Secondary graduate. Sheldon Kennedy, a former NHL player who was a survivor of another junior hockey tragedy in the 1980s, was on hand to offer support. Now, more than a dozen lives were cut short in a tragic accident. Read More »

RI's results flat on Nation's Report Card on education

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The percentages of Arkansas students scoring at proficient or better on the tests ranged from 25 percent to no higher than 33 percent, depending on the grade and test subject, meaning that only one-fourth to one-third of the test-takers scored at desired levels. Read More »

Uber to buy electric cycle-sharing startup JUMP Bikes

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They expanded into food delivery with drivers and cyclists able to complete food deliveries to customers. He also pointed to Uber's experience in setting up local operations around the country, which could be helpful to Jump as it tries to expand rapidly. Read More »

Warmer weather Monday in Oklahoma

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Rain chances go up as early as drive time thanks to a developing area of low pressure off the coastline. Highs will be back into the low 40s on Monday and the mid 40s by Tuesday . It will be a nice break from these cloudy and rainy days. We could see more clouds by the evening as a disturbance takes shape over the northern Gulf of Mexico. Read More »

Reed moves three clear at Masters as McIlroy lurks

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Rory McIlroy made a sensational start to the third round of the Masters as he stepped up his bid to complete the career grand slam at Augusta National . Patrick Reed is focusing on taming the golf course rather than the chasing Rory McIlroy as the Masters heads into its final round on Sunday. 8 PGA Champions Tour competitors: Fred Couples, Vijay Singh, Mark O'Meara, Bernhard Langer , Jose Maria Olazabal, Ian Woosnam, Sandy Lyle and Larry Mize. Read More »

Trump threatens $100bn more in tariffs against China

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That came after the Trump administration unveiled its own tariffs on 1,300 Chinese products , including aircraft parts, medical devices, and flat-screen TVs. China may respond by selling U.S. Treasuries, currency devaluation, or seeking a rare earth ban. Chinese state media slammed Trump's threat of more trade action against China as "ridiculous". Read More »

Danilo: Manchester United resorted to long balls to beat Man City

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City go into the game 3-0 down from the first leg and on this showing do not look as though they have enough to turn it around. "I gave them examples of many matches, teams losing 2-0 can recover". City could have clinched the Premier League title with six matches to spare, which would have set a record. Alexis Sanchez provided the assist for the equaliser, dropping deep to float over a pass his midfield team-mate met ahead of Nicolas Otamendi to head home. Read More »

A Chilly but Dry Sunday

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The cold and snow will have us asking: Will Spring hurry up and get here already? Cold weather expected Friday and Saturday leads to the cancellation of outdoor events across the Wichita area. Forecast models show about an inch of snow could accumulate along the Virginia line. In advance of the wintry mix for Saturday , the DC Snow Team says plows will be on hand to treat roads, bridges and overpasses as necessary. Read More »

A chilly weekend ahead with a chance for snow

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A high in the mid-20s and north wind gusts of 25 miles per hour are also forecast. If you are headed for a late night or an early morning you are likely to run into a line of strong storms coming together along the boundary. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Friday night will be clear and colder. Saturday , it will be sunny with a high of 38, the weather service said, and a north wind of 3 to 7 miles per hour, the weather service said. Read More »

As Trump praises EPA chief, Pruitt allies circle wagons

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But Trump, who is personally fond of Pruitt and sees him as a crucial ally in his effort to roll back environmental rules, has resisted firing him, disregarding warnings that the drumbeat of negative headlines about the administrator has grown unsustainable, and that more embarrassing revelations could surface. Read More »

GIRLS TRACK AND FIELD: Flaming Hearts take triangular meet

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Coach Jed Reisetter was pleased with both the boy' and girls' performances. They bested Detroit Lakes. Opening day for track and field was full of sunlight and ideal conditions. O-G's girls and Lima Shawnee's boys are the defending team champs. "She could go another 4 feet, if not more, in the shot and she could get in the 130s to 140 in the discus", Harmon said. Read More »

NYC weather: 'Quick-hitting' snow expected this weekend

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Another mix of wintry weather is coming to the island this weekend, as two systems are forecast to hit the region bringing snow, rain, and turbulent temperatures. SATURDAY: Snow showers will be possible into the early morning hours of Saturday , with clearing skies for Saturday afternoon. The cold weather forced the Support Local Law Enforcement Community Parade and Block Party that was scheduled for Saturday morning to postpone until May. Read More »

Rory McIlroy sets clubhouse target on day two at Masters

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He finished second, three shots back of Willett. His second shot squirted right and into the gallery he just repositioned. Playing in the last group on Friday, he made nine birdies, shot 6-under-par 66 and took the midpoint lead at the Masters at 9 under. Read More »

Turkey-US working group on Syria 'on hold'

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Trump fired Secretary of State Rex Tillerson last month, and his successor, CIA Director Mike Pompeo , has not yet been confirmed. As a outcome, the meeting Wednesday involved Trump and Secretary of Defense James Mattis (a retired Marine Corps general); the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Joseph Dunsford; and the head of the Pentagon's Central Command, General Joseph Votel, to discuss Syria policy. Read More »

Prep roundup: Webster County records first two wins of season

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The senior threw 91 pitches in an extra-inning showdown against Millburn, a Top 10 team, on Saturday morning-walking one and striking out 12 before being taken out. "She has great speed and power", Pearsall said. The Mustangs used five pitchers - Jordan Armstrong, Colby Fields, Evan Boyle, Austin Doerr and Sterling Richardson - who combined to allow just two hits. Read More »

Facebook deleted Mark Zuckerberg's messages from people's inboxes

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The bill's sponsors said they welcomed Facebook's support. Facebook backs the legislation. It would require technology companies to collect more data on the source of those advertisements. "The governor has always advocated for greater transparency in the political process, and he is supportive of these type of efforts", Hogan spokeswoman Amelia Chasse said. Read More »

Trump Suggests More Tariffs May Be Coming

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Trump said late on Thursday that he had instructed US trade officials to consider $100 billion in additional tariffs on China , fuelling the trade dispute between the world's two economic superpowers. "This is the dumbest possible way to do this". But White House officials say Americans shouldn't be anxious because neither country has actually taken action yet. Read More »

HSBC Europe's largest bank has worst gender pay gap

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When median hourly pay was compared, the difference increased to 41.6%. The office said 78 percent of commercial businesses and public sector organizations paid male staff more than female colleagues . Over 10pc of female staff earned bonuses past year compared to just 8pc of men, but men outnumber women throughout the company, from the boardroom down, making up 65.6pc of the workforce. Read More »