Wall Street falls on Tillerson exit, tariff worry

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street’s major indexes fell on Tuesday as the dismissal of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and the possibility of additional tariffs dragged down stocks across sectors. Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., March 2, 2018. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI ...

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Sierra Leone frontrunners to contest runoff after first-round stalemate

FREETOWN (Reuters) – Sierra Leone opposition leader Julius Maada Bio narrowly won the first round of the presidential election with 43.3 percent of the vote but fell short of the outright majority needed to avoid a second round run-off, the electoral commission said on Tuesday. Chairman of Sierra Leone’s National Electoral Commission, Mohamed Nfa Ali Conteh, announces the results of ...

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MQM-P convenership: ECP reserves decision on maintainability of plea | Pakistan

KARACHI: The Election Commission of Pakistan reserved on Tuesday the decision regarding the maintainability of the plea in relation to the intra-party dispute on the position of the party convener. The infighting between party members over nominations for the upcoming Senate elections had earlier resulted in the emergence of splinter groups – Dr Farooq Sattar led PIB Colony faction and the ...

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Like ‘Lung Association Being Forced To Promote Cigarettes’: Pro-Life Pregnancy Centers Push Back Against ‘Outrageous’ Law

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Josh McClure started the Pregnancy Care Clinic in San Diego with a desire to support women facing unplanned pregnancies and help save lives. The clinic estimates that 75 percent of the women it serves who are at risk for choosing an abortion end up choosing life for their babies. So McClure was concerned when he learned ...

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Jamie Carragher: Police speak to driver who filmed spitting incident

Carragher sorry for ‘awful behaviour’ Greater Manchester Police have spoken to the motorist who filmed Jamie Carragher spitting towards his car while both were driving on Saturday. Enquiries are continuing but it is understood both Carragher’s actions and the filming of the incident while driving could be punishable. Former Liverpool defender Carragher, 40, has apologised and been suspended by Sky ...

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Broadcom to stay on deal path after Qualcomm halt: analysts

(Reuters) – Broadcom Ltd (AVGO.O) Chief Executive Hock Tan is unlikely to slow his acquisition spree after U.S. President Donald Trump blocked the microchip maker’s $117 billion bid for Qualcomm Inc (QCOM.O) on national security grounds, analysts said on Tuesday. Trump signed an order late on Monday to halt what would have been the biggest-ever technology deal on concerns that ...

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Britain’s May wins backing of Trump, EU leaders in showdown with Russia

LONDON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May agreed on Tuesday that Russia must provide“unambiguous answers” after London gave Moscow until midnight to explain how a Soviet-era nerve weapon was used against a former Russian double agent. May, who said on Monday it was“highly likely” that Russia was behind the poisoning of Sergei Skripal and ...

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Florida School Shooting Suspect Will Face the Death Penalty

Nickolas Cruz, the 19-year-old former student charged with killing 17 people at Parkland, Florida’s Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School last month will face the death penalty, prosecutors said Tuesday. Cruz is scheduled for formal arraignment Wednesday on a 34-count indictment, including 17 first-degree murder charges. CBN News has learned the office of Broward County State Attorney Michael Satz filed the ...

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