|China slams higher European steel tariffs as unjustified - |
BEIJING (AP) — Beijing has criticized new European tariffs on Chinese steel as "unjustifiable" protectionism coming just weeks after commerce ministers from G-20 nations pledged to promote free trade.
Sat, 30 Jul 2016 04:33:55 -0400
|Two Chicago officers relieved of police authority after shooting - Three police officers shot and killed an 18-year-old man on Thursday after he sideswiped a squad car and another vehicle with a stolen Jaguar he was driving when police tried to arrest him, the Chicago Police Department said in a statement. The man was identified as Paul O'Neal, the Chicago Tribune reported. Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson and other department officials reviewed the incident on Friday, then relieved two of the officers of their authority and assigned them administrative positions, pending the outcome of internal and Independent Police Review Authority investigations, the department said in a statement. Sat, 30 Jul 2016 04:10:43 -0400|
|More bug spray, less dining al fresco planned in Zika zone - |
MIAMI (AP) — As word spread that Miami's hippest neighborhood was now considered ground zero for the first mosquito-transmitted infections of the Zika virus in the U.S. mainland, many residents vowed to take precautions, local officials urged tourists not to change travel plans and mosquito-control workers geared up for war against the pests.
Sat, 30 Jul 2016 03:46:37 -0400
|Wildfire sparks decline in tourism business in Big Sur - |
BIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — Lodge managers and cafe owners along California's dramatic Big Sur coast were looking at a summer of jittery guests and cancelled bookings after fire officials warned that crews will likely be battling a wildfire raging in steep, forested ridges just to the north for another month.
Sat, 30 Jul 2016 03:22:56 -0400
|Questions remain about killing of San Diego policeman - |
Sat, 30 Jul 2016 03:21:40 -0400