China, U.S. kick off new round of tariffs in trade war

BEIJING (Reuters) – China and the United States began imposing additional tariffs on each other’s goods on Sunday, the latest escalation in a bruising trade war, despite signs that talks would resume some time this month. FILE PHOTO: U.S. dollar and China yuan notes are seen in this picture illustration June 2, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas White/Illustration/File […]

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China starts to impose additional tariffs on some U.S. goods

Containers are seen at the Yangshan Deep Water Port in Shanghai, China August 6, 2019. REUTERS/Aly SongBEIJING (Reuters) – China on Sunday started to impose additional tariffs on some of the U.S. goods on a $75-billion target list, with effect from 0401 GMT. The extra 5% and 10% tariffs were levied on 1,717 items of […]

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Philip Green prepares to break up his Arcadia Group: Sunday Times

Sir Philip Green attends the TopShop Spring/Summer 2018 show at London Fashion Week in London, Britain September 17, 2017. REUTERS/Mary TurnerLONDON (Reuters) – Philip Green is preparing to break up his Topshop-to-Dorothy Perkins fashion empire, the Sunday Times reported citing unidentified sources. The newspaper said Green would separate the brands of his Arcadia Group so […]

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Delays expected at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport as KLM ground staff strike

FILE PHOTO: Trucks are seen on the tarmac at Amsterdam Schiphol airport in Amsterdam, Netherlands July 24, 2019. REUTERS/Anthony DeutschAMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Ground staff for the Dutch arm of Air France KLM SA (AIRF.PA) are set to strike on Monday morning at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport, likely causing delays and canceled flights, the Dutch union FNV […]

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Despite Strong Start, Florida State Falls to Boise State, 36-31

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Hank Bachmeier tossed a third-quarter TD pass and Robert Mahone had a 1-yard touchdown run in the fourth and Boise State rallied from an 18-point deficit to knock off Florida State 36-31 on Saturday in a game moved from Jacksonville to Tallahassee with an earlier start time due to Hurricane Dorian. Florida […]

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Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Coke Bottles OK on Flights, TSA Says

ORLANDO, Fla. — Good news Star Wars fans, you’re now allowed to take the Galaxy’s Edge Coca-Cola bottles on flights, the TSA said Friday. TSA reviews policy on Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Coke bottles Bottles now allowed in checked, carry-on luggage Agency says bottles will be treated as “oversized liquid” The agency issued a new […]

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Factbox: Next rounds of Trump’s tariffs on Chinese goods to hit consumers

(Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump’s next round of tariffs on Chinese imports is scheduled to take effect starting on Sunday, escalating the trade war between the world’s two largest economies with a big hit to consumer goods. FILE PHOTO: A “Made in China” sign is seen on a box at a stall inside an […]

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DORIAN: Parts of Brevard County Under Mandatory Evacuation

BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. — A mandatory evacuation order has now been issued for parts of Brevard County ahead of Hurricane Dorian.Space Coast leaders are calling on people to leave starting Sunday at 8 a.m.  The order includes: those who live on the barrier island and Merritt Island those in mobile or manufactured homes those in […]

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