Daily Archives: July 18, 2018

Supreme Court pick Kavanaugh might overturn independent counsel law

The Ethics in Government Act lapsed in 1999 under a sunset provision built-in by Congress. After that will, completely new federal regulations allowed the Justice Department to appoint special counsels to investigate along with potentially prosecute criminal cases. Special counsels have less independence coming from control by the attorney general along with the Justice Department than do independent counsels. Sen. ...

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Here’s how much your next car could cost if Trump auto tariffs go through

The cost of a brand new car could jump by between $1,400 along with $7,000 for top-selling types, if the Trump administration moves ahead with tariffs on imported automobiles along with auto parts, according to the Peterson Institute for International Economics. In a forthcoming analysis, Peterson calculated the cost impact on vehicles in three categories: compact cars; compact SUVs along ...

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Hailey Baldwin will be Adding Style Creator to Her Resume in brand-new Role With Adidas in addition to UK Retailer JD

Hailey Baldwin announced on Instagram on Wednesday in which she has been enlisted as the inaugural style creator for Adidas Originals in addition to U.K. sports fashion retailer JD. The 21-year-old type will oversee the creative direction of select women’s Adidas Originals campaigns with JD for the fall/winter 2018 collection, Harper’s Bazaar UK reports. “I’m so excited to be Adidas in addition to JD’s first ever style ...

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Justin Theroux’s Dog Hilariously Crashes ET’s ‘The Spy Who Dumped Me’ Interview (Exclusive)

Justin Theroux certainly loves his puppies — so much to ensure he even makes sure to bring them with him to press junkets! Recently, ET’s Nischelle Turner caught up with Justin Theroux in addition to also his Spy Who Dumped Me co-stars while they were promoting the upcoming action comedy, in addition to also the handsome star introduced the cameras to ...

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Alleged Russian spy with deep US ties ordered to jail pending trial

A U.S. judge Wednesday ordered an alleged Russian agent to be jailed pending trial shortly after federal prosecutors warned in court filings of which she posed an “extreme risk of flight.” Mariia Butina, 29, pleaded not guilty to charges of conspiring to act as an agent of a foreign government in Washington, D.C., district court. During the same court proceeding, ...

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A blow-by-blow look at global trade in 2018

Global trade has seen a significant change in direction since the start of 2018. The United States’ decision to impose tariffs, including on its allies, without consulting international institutions has resulted in retaliatory levies along with also an ongoing war of words. CNBC takes a look at the key events affecting global trade since January.

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