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Trump threatened 25% tariffs on European cars if Britain, Germany and France didn't put Iran on notice

Trump threatened 25% tariffs on European cars if Britain, Germany and France didn't put Iran on noticeThe Trump administration warned European officials in three countries that if they didn't put Iran on notice about nuclear deal violations, the US government would slap a 25% tariff on all European cars.



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Trump threatened UK with 25% car tariffs unless it agreed to accuse Iran of breaking nuclear deal

Trump threatened UK with 25% car tariffs unless it agreed to accuse Iran of breaking nuclear dealDonald Trump threatened the UK with a 25 per cent tariff on its cars unless the British government officially accused Iran of breaking the 2015 nuclear deal, it has been reported.The secret threat last week, first reported by The Washington Post, which cited unnamed European officials, would have seen the tariff imposed on all European automobile imports to the US unless Britain, France and Germany agreed to the ultimatum.



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Why Russia Felt Threatened By Estonia's Largest Ever Military Exercise With NATO

Why Russia Felt Threatened By Estonia's Largest Ever Military Exercise With NATOEstonia’s large-scale Siil 2018 exercise is not trivial.



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Former Trump adviser Bolton threatened to sue if subpoenaed to testify in impeachment probe: committee

Former Trump adviser Bolton threatened to sue if subpoenaed to testify in impeachment probe: committeeU.S. President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, John Bolton, threatened to sue if congressional committees issued a subpoena to compel him to testify in their impeachment probe, a House of Representatives committee said on Thursday. Bolton had been asked to appear for testimony behind closed doors on Thursday, but failed to appear. "His counsel has informed us that unlike three other dedicated public servants who worked for him on the NSC (National Security Council) and have complied with lawful subpoenas, Mr. Bolton would take us to court if we subpoenaed him," an official of the House of Representatives Intelligence committee said.



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Ex-U.S. Marine accused of spying in Russia says guard threatened him with gun: Ifax

Ex-U.S. Marine accused of spying in Russia says guard threatened him with gun: IfaxA former U.S. Marine held in Russia on suspicion of spying told a court on Thursday that a prison guard had forced him to his knees in custody and that he had been threatened with a gun, the Interfax news agency reported. Paul Whelan, who holds U.S., British, Canadian and Irish passports, was detained in December and accused of espionage. At a hearing on Thursday, the court ordered Whelan held in custody until Dec. 29.



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Ohio Police Arrest White Supremacist Who Allegedly Threatened to Attack Jewish Community Center

Ohio Police Arrest White Supremacist Who Allegedly Threatened to Attack Jewish Community CenterAn Ohio man was arrested on Saturday for allegedly threatening to attack a local Jewish community center.



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Man who threatened to 'shoot up' Walmart in Florida said he was inspired by El Paso shooting

Man who threatened to 'shoot up' Walmart in Florida said he was inspired by El Paso shootingA Florida man who threatened to "shoot up" a Walmart on Sunday said he was inspired by Saturday's mass shooting in El Paso, Texas.



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Walmart worker's son threatened to 'shoot up' a Florida Walmart store and said he was inspired by recent deadly shootings (WMT)

Walmart worker's son threatened to 'shoot up' a Florida Walmart store and said he was inspired by recent deadly shootings (WMT)Wayne Padgett told police he was "intrigued" by recent shootings and specifically cited the shooting at an El Paso, Texas Walmart on Saturday.



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New Orleans threatened by floods as big storm forms

New Orleans threatened by floods as big storm formsThe US city of New Orleans was under a storm-surge watch Wednesday along with a stretch of Louisiana coast as a tropical storm formed in the Gulf of Mexico, threatening the region with potentially life-threatening rains. “Conditions appear favorable for this system to strengthen to a hurricane as it approaches the central Gulf Coast by the weekend,” the Miami-based National Hurricane Center said. A flash flood emergency was declared earlier Wednesday in New Orleans, part of which is built below sea level and was devastated by Hurricane Katrina in 2005.



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Frequent crossers of U.S.-Mexico border fret over threatened shutdown

Frequent crossers of U.S.-Mexico border fret over threatened shutdownFaced with a surge of asylum seekers from Central American countries who travel through Mexico, Trump said on Friday there was a “good likelihood” he would close the border this coming week if Mexico does not stop unauthorized immigrants from reaching the United States. Shutting the southern frontier completely would disrupt billions of dollars in trade and millions of legal border crossings, including those made by U.S. citizen Andrea Torres. The 22-year-old student spends weekdays with her aunt in El Paso, where she attends the local campus of the University of Texas, and weekends with her mother in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico.



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