Day: April 2, 2018

IBF orders Dillian Whyte v Kubrat Pulev fight

Dillian Whyte and Kubrat Pulev have been instructed to fight by the International Boxing Federation (IBF), according to Eddie Hearn. Hearn revealed the news on Monday night on social media by tweeting he had received “a letter from the IBF ordering a final eliminator for the mandatory position between heavyweights Whyte and Pulev. “Interesting times […]

Trump EPA rescinding Obama-era auto fuel efficiency, emissions standards

The EPA will roll back auto fuel efficiency and emissions standards for vehicles manufactured between 2022 and 2025, the agency announced Monday. The current greenhouse gas regulations, codified just before Trump took office, will be replaced by a standard developed in conjunction with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. “The previous administration’s determination was wrong,” […]

Trump Cabinet members who have faced questions over spending

Six of President Donald Trump’s Cabinet members have faced questions about improper spending since the president took office, including two who are no longer in office. Former Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price resigned in connection to concerns about his spending. Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin is also no longer in that post. He […]

US Stocks Sink Amid China’s First Round of Retaliatory Tariffs

US Stocks Sink Amid China’s First Round of Retaliatory Tariffs © AP Photo/ Richard Drew Business22:59 02.04.2018(updated 23:05 02.04.2018) Get short URL 0 10 Financial markets in the United States took another tumble on Monday on the heels of China announcing tariffs in retaliation to US President Donald Trump’s decision to tax up to $60 […]

Utah’s quixotic Medicaid expansion plan, explained

Utah wants to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act. Kind of. The state legislature has passed and Gov. Gary Herbert has signed a bill that would partially expand Medicaid through the ACA — up to 100 percent of the federal poverty level (about $20,000 for a family of three) instead of the 133 percent […]

White House: New Chinese Tariffs Target ‘Fairly Traded’ US Goods

White House: New Chinese Tariffs Target ‘Fairly Traded’ US Goods © Sputnik/ Alexey AgarishevAsia & Pacific21:51 02.04.2018(updated 21:52 02.04.2018) Get short URL 0 13 WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – China must stop its unfair trade practices instead of imposing retaliatory tariffs on fairly-traded US exports, White House Deputy Secretary Lindsay Walters said in a statement. On Sunday, […]