In reversal, Trump says he wishes he had raised China tariffs higher

After President Trump conceded regret during the G-7 summit about his escalating trade war with China, the White House made an about-face, saying his comments had been “greatly misinterpreted.”
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Trump finds himself on his heels and fumbling

The president is used to throwing his weight around at gatherings of world leaders such as the G-7 summit, but that has not been the case in France.

Environmentalists filmed Iran’s vanishing cheetahs. Now they could be executed for spying.

Nine researchers, all Iranian, worked with the government and secured the right permits. But they soon drew suspicion from the Revolutionary Guard Corps, a powerful branch of Iran’s armed forces, and were arrested last year. 
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The Past, Rediscovered

George Washington owned slaves and ordered Indians killed. Will a mural of that history be hidden?

The San Francisco school board wants to cover the 1936 mural, saying the images promote offensive stereotypes. Historians say the opposite is true.
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Walsh has described himself as an immigration hard-liner and said he would challenge the president from the right and on moral grounds.
The new police tactic came after the protest descended into a street battle that left a main thoroughfare littered with bricks and empty canisters of tear gas.
As the Trump administration seeks to end time limits on holding migrant children, ICE opened one detention facility to news cameras.
As she takes another shot at tying Margaret Court’s Grand Slam record, all eyes will be on the 37-year-old.
Harley and Rhiannon Morgan hit a trailer-towing pickup truck as the groom’s mother and sister looked on in horror from behind.
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