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governor-lincoln-chafee-042518.jpgFormer Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee indicated Wednesday he is "very likely" to challenge Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., in the state's upcoming Democratic primary. In an interview with WPRI-TV in Providence, Chafee pointed to a recent poll showing Whitehouse with low job approval ratings. The...
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us-china-trade-052118.jpgThe US Government has decided to put "on hold" its proposed tariff hike on Chinese imports after high-level bilateral trade talks. The U.S. Trade Representative last month had imposed 25 percent tariff on 1300 products imported from China to prevent U.S. intellectual property theft and forced transfers of technology. China hit back by saying that it plans to impose the same tariff on 106 U.S. prod
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Venezuela's electoral council said Nicolás Maduro has won re-election, in a vote marred by an opposition boycott and claims of foul play. Early reports said turnout for the vote was unusually low - about 46% of the electorate. The main opposition candidate, Henri Falcón, rejected the result soon...
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