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Teamsters Found Not Guilty in 'Top Chef' Extortion Trial

Teamsters Found Not Guilty in 'Top Chef' Extortion Trial

The Local 25 members were accused of threatening the nonunion cast and crew of the TV reality show including its host, Padma Lakshmi . They said after another hotel anxious about picketing withdrew from participating in the show, production company Magical Elves switched to filming that June 10 at the Steel & Rye restaurant in the suburb of Milton.


Trump Gives Obamacare Insurers More Time But No Clarity

Trump Gives Obamacare Insurers More Time But No Clarity

The payments reimburse insurance companies for covering some low-income enrollees. President Trump has called those payments a bailout to insurance companies . As CNBC reports, Trump has repeatedly threatened to end the billions of dollars in payments to insurance companies that sell individual health plans under the Affordable Care Act .


North Korea recalls key ambassadors home for meeting: Yonhap

North Korea recalls key ambassadors home for meeting: Yonhap

China has prohibited imports of coal, iron, iron ore, lead, lead ores, aquatic and marine products from North Korea effective 15 August. "Effective military-to-military relations are important for our allies - we have to have transparency in our planning efforts - and we need to have effective military-to-military relations with China so there is no miscalculation", Dunford said during an interview with reporters traveling with him.


Trump warns NKorea that US is 'locked and loaded'

Trump warns NKorea that US is 'locked and loaded'

On Saturday North Korea's Minju Joson newspaper promised an army "capable of fighting any war the U.S. wants". "As Dr (Henry) Kissinger made clear in a great op-ed this weekend, this has been a problem that we've procrastinated on for a long period of time".


Sessions Says Charlottesville Attack Meets Definition of 'Domestic Terrorism'

Sessions Says Charlottesville Attack Meets Definition of 'Domestic Terrorism'

James Alex Fields Jr., 20, who recently moved to OH from Kentucky, was charged with second-degree murder for allegedly driving his vehicle through a crowd of counter-protesters, killing Heather Heyer, 32. Attorney General Jeff Sessions says US Attorney Rick Mountcastle has begun the investigation and will have the full support of the Justice Department.