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US, China reach key agreement on beef, poultry and natural gas

China will also give permission to wholly foreign-owned financial services firms to provide credit-rating services in the Asian giant. In return, Chinese cooked chicken will be allowed into the USA market and Chinese banks can enter the US market.



OPEC and other nations poised to extend output cuts

Non-OPEC countries that are part of the deal will attend the meeting, including Russia's Energy Minister Alexander Novak. However, although the prospect of extended cuts has caused crude prices to climb over the past week, it apparently wasn't enough to counter bad news from the Energy Information Administration that US gasoline stocks fell by only 787,000 barrels in the week ended May 19, compared with expectations for a 1.2 million barrel draw: West Texas Intermediate on ...



Ariana Grande suspends European tour after Manchester attack

Hashem had been "under surveillance for a month and a half" and "investigation teams supplied intelligence that he was planning a terrorist attack in the capital Tripoli", the Deterrence Force said on its Facebook page. "Wherever he got that, he didn't get it from this mosque", he said. A Libyan neighbor says the elder Abedi returned again to Libya in 2011 after Gadhafi's government fell.



Barack Obama gets rousing welcome in Berlin, praises Angela Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel last week said that she was considering a relocation of the German Army now based in Incirlik, adding that Jordan, one of Turkey's neighbouring countries, could be an alternative. "We have set a standard that people can build on". "I'm spending more time with Michelle, so she would forgive me for all the time I was away". "The world is at a crossroads", said Obama, speaking in front of the Brandenburg Gate.


AP officers dead in new attack in Liboi

AP officers dead in new attack in Liboi

Somali women and security forces search through the damage caused at the scene of a blast near the Mogadishu sea port in Mogadishu, Somalia, May 24, 2017. Later Wednesday, the governor of Mandera County, Ali Roba, said in a Facebook posting that five members of his security detail were killed when their vehicle was struck by a bomb.


Ellen DeGeneres is making a new stand-up comedy special with Netflix

Ellen DeGeneres is making a new stand-up comedy special with Netflix

The exciting news was revealed on Wednesday, May 24 with Ellen wittily replying Netflix's tweet, in which the streaming giant invited "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" host to do a stand-up special. In the video, Ellen mentions that she is writing the special now and does not have a location or date to film the special. Ellen DeGeneres is headed to Netflix .