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Even though United States President Donald Trump renewed his trade criticisms of Mexico and Canada, Canada's Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland said Canada would not escalate the tariffs but would also not back down from the threat, according to Reuters. The Foreign Minister met with lawmakers on Tuesday in Ottawa to say NAFTA was still possible despite the newly announced tariffs. Freeland said Canada believes the tariffs of steel and aluminum are separate from the ongoing North

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The Trump administration will announce its withdrawal from the United Nations Human Rights Council on Tuesday after accusing the body of being biased against Israel for its recent condemnation of the violence targeting Palestinian protesters, according to Bloomberg. Two people familiar with the decision said Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley will announce the withdrawal at the State Department in Washington at 5 p.m. The 47-member council was created in

The leaders of Germany and France have agreed to create a eurozone budget they hope will boost investment and provide a safety mechanism for the 19 nations using the euro currency, and also to

Senegal upset Poland, 2-1, for a Group H victory Tuesday in Moscow that owed plenty to poor mistakes from the European nation. Poland was widely expected to qualify for the knockout rounds but after suffering a seventh loss in its last nine World Cup matches, FIFA's eighth-ranked team is in danger of making an early exit. Thiago Cionek's own goal, the defender deflecting in a shot from Idrissa Gueye, handed Senegal the lead in the 37th minute. Senegal doubled the lead when M'Baye…

Discover the history of one of L.A.'s most iconic restaurants, Musso & Frank Grill: "We treat locals like celebrities and celebrities like locals."

Malaysia is preparing to charge former prime minister Najib Razak with embezzlement, bribery, and more after a widespread probe into funds that were taken from the state-run fund 1MDB, according to Reuters. Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Tuesday Malaysian investigators already "have an almost perfect case" against the suspects who carried out the financial crimes with 1Malaysia Development Berhad, misappropriating billions of public funds in the process. Mahathir said Najib, who founded

MOSCOW—Lamenting that his fitness goals would now be thrown off for the rest of the World Cup, Argentinian forward Lionel Messi was reportedly pissed off Saturday after forgetting to wear his Fitbit watch during a group stage match against Iceland. “Shit. Of course the one time I leave it in the locker room, I go out there and run, like, 10,000 steps,” said the five-time Ballon d’Or winner, adding that failing to log his activity stung even harder because he was merely 800…

The leaders of Germany and France are meeting to coordinate the two major European powers' positions on the future of the European Union, ahead of next

"This is really just a story about women who are excellent at their jobs — they just happen to be criminals," said Olivia Milch, co-writer and producer for "Ocean's 8."

The definition is squishy, but most economists would probably agree we're not there yet.

Dhaka [Bangladesh], June 19 (ANI): The head majhi of block 11, Balukhali camp (2/2), Arif Ullah (35) was hacked to death by unknown assailants inside the camp in Ukhiya, Bangladesh. According to the

Troubled rapper-singer XXXTentacion was shot and killed Monday in Florida in what police called an apparent robbery attempt, authorities said. The 20-year-old rising star, whose real name is Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, was pronounced dead Monday evening at a Fort Lauderdale-area hospital, the Broward Sheriff’s Office said. He was shot earlier Monday outside a Deerfield Beach motorcycle dealership.

BUENOS AIRES, June 18 (Reuters) - Argentina's peso currency snapped its slide on Monday as the central bank said it would hike reserve requirements for banks, a move that also sent bank shares tumbling as the country's stocks had their worst performance since December 2014. ...

The new "zero tolerance" immigration policy of the Trump administration has many outraged after how many details of the plan were not being disclosed and the sites were being kept from the public and had highly restricted media access, but nonprofit journalism organization ProPublica published a harrowing recording from one of the facilities run by U.S. Customs and Border Protection where children taken from their parents are housed, according to The Washington Post. The audio recording is

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Former President Barack Obama is returning to Los Angeles on June 28 to headline a fundraiser for the Democratic National Committee.
Tickets for the gala start at $2,700, which buys access to the former president’s speech as well as a performance by singer Christina Aguilera, according to the invitation.

In her exhibition we still here, there, Los Angeles–based artist Lauren Halsey (b. 1987, Los Angeles, California) has taken up residence at MOCA Grand Avenue...

Metro has released a staff report and presentation that explains how the agency plans to operate the Crenshaw/LAX Line and the Green Line after the Crenshaw/LAX opens in fall 2019. First, so…

A woman was killed and her son critically injured in a traffic accident on Seaview Avenue in Canarsie on June 12.

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Analysis Group Managing Principals Christopher Borek, John Jarosz, Jeffrey Kinrich, Carla Mulhern, and Keith Ugone, and Affiliate Laura Stamm, are included in this year’s IAM Patent 1000, an annual listing of the top patent services professionals by Intellectual Asset Management, an IP business media platform focusing on intellectual property rights and other intangible assets.

New schedules start June 24, 2018
Metro adjusts bus and rail service in June and December to improve productivity and service quality, implement new initiatives, and to respond to changes in the operating environment
For June 24, 2018, service changes include implementation of the Warner Center Service Plan, minor route and schedule adjustments, and implementation of All Door Boarding on Line 754 (Vermont Av)
The following…

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While tax reform will have a significant impact on all businesses, architecture, engineering and construction (A/E/C) companies in particular are in a unique position to potentially benefit from these changes. There are tremendous tax planning opportunities and major considerations that will impact how their tax picture unfolds for 2018, according to NYC-based accounting firm Anchin, …