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Dow plunges 700 points after Huawei exec’s arrest, fears grow over US-China trade relations — RT Business News

The Dow Jones fell more than 700 points on Thursday, as news broke of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou’s arrest and planned extradition to the US. The drop brings the Dow’s 2-day losses to 1,500 points.

Source: Dow plunges 700 points after Huawei exec’s arrest, fears grow over US-China trade relations — RT Business News

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Paris abandons fuel tax hike after sweeping protests – French PM — RT World News

The French government says it has dropped the fuel tax hike plan that has sparked massive Yellow Vests protests and eventually got suspended with a half-year moratorium Tuesday – at least for the 2019 budget.

Source: Paris abandons fuel tax hike after sweeping protests – French PM — RT World News

Las Vegas man blames flu shot for triggering rare disorder | KSNV

They say no one in their family will get the flu shot ever again.The health district says this story shouldn’t deter people from getting the flu shot, they say it saves lives.

Source: Las Vegas man blames flu shot for triggering rare disorder | KSNV

Pax Americana: Pompeo tells UN, WTO, ICC to bow and comply with US-led world order — RT World News

The US will lead a new liberal world order, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo declared. Organizations and treaties not fitting this picture must be scrapped or reformed, so that non-compliers could not use them against America.

Source: Pax Americana: Pompeo tells UN, WTO, ICC to bow and comply with US-led world order — RT World News

Canadian PM: Government Considers Imposing Full Ban on Handguns, Assault Weapons – Sputnik International

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said in an interview on Thursday that his government is considering a complete ban on purchases of handguns and assault weapons to tackle gun violence in the country.

Source: Canadian PM: Government Considers Imposing Full Ban on Handguns, Assault Weapons – Sputnik International

Kevin Hart says he won’t host Oscars after furor over homophobic tweets – CNN

Kevin Hart is stepping down from hosting the Oscars after homophobic tweets surfaced on Thursday.

Source: Kevin Hart says he won’t host Oscars after furor over homophobic tweets – CNN

US Senators Roll Out Bill to Fully Fund Border Wall With Mexico – Sputnik International

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – Four US Senators have introduced legislation that would secure full funding for the wall at the US southern border with Mexico, Senator Mike Rounds, the co-sponsor of the bill, said in a press release on Thursday.

Source: US Senators Roll Out Bill to Fully Fund Border Wall With Mexico – Sputnik International