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Worldwide For the U.S., it's jobs, jobs, jobs! (Just don't mention wages)
Author: 0 For the U.S., it's jobs, jobs, jobs! (Just don't mention wages)

Already, unemployment is below the Fed's current estimate of a "natural" rate of 4.7 percent - a level that it expects to remain more or less stable past 2025. A separate gauge was more positive for wage growth. Hiring was strong across the board and particularly in goods-producing industries. In February, construction employment increased by 61,000, with gains in specialty trade contractors (+38,000) and construction of buildings (+16,000).

Worldwide Russian State TV Issues Grave Warning to 'Traitors' in UK
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The warning from presenter Kirill Kleymenov came as the United Kingdom was preparing retaliatory measures against Russian Federation over the nerve agent attack on former double agent Sergei Skripal who had settled in Salisbury, southern England after a spy swap in 2010.

Worldwide 'Underdog' Pacquiao announces Mattysse fight in June
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However, ESPN's Dan Rafael reported that Top Rank's Bob Arum as well as Golden Boy president Eric Gomez told him that the deal has yet to be finalized. Pacquiao, however, is said to have been stung by the offer of an undercard spot on a card headlined by a fighter most thought he defeated. Matthysse totes a ring record of 39 wins and four losses with 36 knockouts as against Pacquiaos 59 wins, seven losses and two draws with 39 knockouts.

Worldwide Germany names new foreign minister
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He is an outspoken critic of the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD), racist crime and anti-Semitism. "I believe that he will be a very good foreign minister", she said, adding that Germany needs to play a more active role in global politics.

Worldwide China Warns of 'Strong' Measures to Counter Trump Trade Tariffs
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Mr. Trump said the "reciprocal tax" programme would ensure "fair trade deals" for the US. And as I said, they're talking about slapping tariffs on several different products which would make them more expensive for European consumers, some of them are foods, some of them are leisure items, things like clothing, motorcycles, etc., and then the USA will respond likewise and say we will not buy x, y, z from Europe and then it would start to get much more messier.

Worldwide 14-year-old dressed up as a California deputy
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CCTV allegedly shows a 14-year-old boy impersonating a police officer whilst driving a white Ford Explorer with flashing lights. A teenager in California , USA, has been arrested for pretending to be a police officer and pulling people over.

Worldwide China just recorded another large trade surplus with the US
Author: 0 China just recorded another large trade surplus with the US

From Japan and South Korea to Australia and Europe, officials lined up on Friday to seek exemptions from President Donald Trump's tariffs on USA steel and aluminum imports, while Chinese producers called on Beijing to retaliate in kind. It has filed a challenge in the WTO against Washington's latest trade measures. Tuesday's resignation of Trump's top economic adviser Gary Cohn - who had held talks with Liu during his visit - also throws cold water on the negotiations.

Worldwide New $10 bill features Canadian civil rights icon Viola Desmond
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The new $10 bill features Nova Scotia civil-rights champion Viola Desmond alongside a Winnipeg landmark, the Canadian Museum for Human Rights. In 1945, Desmond famously refused to give up her seat in a whites-only section of a movie theatre in New Glasgow, N.S., and was forcibly removed and jailed overnight.

Worldwide We weren't aware of Uhuru-Raila meet, says NASA co-principals
Author: 0 We weren't aware of Uhuru-Raila meet, says NASA co-principals

President Uhuru Kenyatta met opposition leader Raila Odinga in public on Friday for the first time since last year's hotly-disputed elections, with the pair promising to heal the country's divisions. Odinga and Mr. Kenyatta's meeting. One lawmaker said Kenyatta, who is in his final term, and Odinga, who turned 73 in January, may be keen on securing their legacies with the new found unity of objective.

Worldwide Taiwan's allies ditching Taipei an 'irresistible trend', China says
Author: 0 Taiwan's allies ditching Taipei an 'irresistible trend', China says

Imports held at $257.5 billion, as petroleum imports rose to a three-year high while capital and consumer goods declined. The data does not bode well for opponents of President Trump's expected actions to slap hefty tariffs on foreign-made metals from anywhere - except maybe Canada and Mexico - and to impose additional tariffs targeting Chinese IP-intensive products.

Worldwide Daylight Savings Time begins Sunday
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The time-change idea is not without controversy. Those trying: Florida just passed a bill to make daylight saving time permanent. The modern version of daylight saving time was used to conserve coal in a time of war, which calls into question just what its objective still is.

Worldwide 27 pairs of severed hands found on Russian island
Author: 0 27 pairs of severed hands found on Russian island

A bag filled with 54 severed human hands found dumped near a river in Russian Federation was not the work of criminals, according to police. The discovery earlier this week led to a spate of lurid speculation over the origin of the hands.

Worldwide Agriculture Topics Advance in NAFTA Talks
Author: 0 Agriculture Topics Advance in NAFTA Talks

The remarks came at the close of this week's negotiations held in Mexico City. "The prime minister. registered his serious concern about the US administration's proposed tariffs", said a Canadian statement on the call. House Speaker Paul Ryan said the Trump administration could have been "smarter" in how it went about protecting USA steelmakers, imposing "more surgical, more targeted" tariffs on countries like China that are accused of dumping.

Worldwide Gauri Lankesh case: Accused sent to SIT custody for 5 days
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Earlier, he was sent to custody for eight days on March 2 during which Kumar accepted sheltering four people associated with a right-wing organization. He is suspected to have ferried the killer to Gauri Lankesh's residence in RR Nagar on the night of her murder. "As of now, Naveen Kumar is the only one formally accused in the case".

Worldwide China foreign minister urges US-N.Korea dialogue
Author: 0 China foreign minister urges US-N.Korea dialogue

However his Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats told Congress he was "quite skeptical" and Vice President Mike Pence said the U.S. position towards North Korea would not change "until we see credible, verifiable, and concrete steps toward denuclearisation".

Worldwide Saudi-British Agreement on the Need to Deter Iran's Threats
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The Prince was praised by the British prime minister for his reform programme known as Vision 2030, in particular allowing women to drive and attend sporting events, which followed his announcement for a swift economic overhaul, which included a crackdown on corruption.

Worldwide Plano Police Confirm Human Remains Found in Anna Belong to Christina Morris
Author: 0 Plano Police Confirm Human Remains Found in Anna Belong to Christina Morris

Enrique Arochi, now 27, a former acquaintance of Morris, was convicted in September 2016 in connection with her disappearance, and is serving a life sentence for aggravated kidnapping. Groups had searched the wooded area before based on information gathered during the investigation. Arochi was later sentenced to life in prison after being found guilty of kidnapping Morris.

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