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"News is next. Live from NPR news in Washington, I'm korva Coleman. The Trump administration is holding public hearings starting today about proposed new tariffs that could be slapped on billions of dollars of Chinese imports. President Trump has already put about a quarter of a trillion dollars of Chinese goods under tariffs. Analysts warned more tariffs could harm the US retail industry. Iran says it could exceed limits on its stockpile of low enriched nuclear fuel in the next ten days. This marks the latest rollback in Iran's commitments under the twenty fifteen nuclear deal. NPR's Peter Kenyon notes. President Trump has pulled the US out of the deal. A spokesman for Iran's atomic energy organisation says Iran will breach the limits on its low enriched uranium said under the nuclear agreement, you know, it's been carried by Iranian state, TV came at a news conference in Iran's, Eric heavy water facility, low enriched, uranium is primarily used for peaceful purposes. Such as generating electricity. If enriched a high levels, it could be used in a nuclear warhead. The declaration by Iran comes amid ongoing tensions in the Persian Gulf, where Tehran and Washington traded accusations about recent attacks that damage to tankers. Peter Kenyon, NPR news is dental Chinese state media is reporting president Xi Jinping will visit North Korea Thursday, NPR's, rob Schmitz reports from Shanghai. It will be a two day trip state news sites. Xinhua announced the upcoming visit saying she will visit Pyongyang at the invitation of North Korean leader. Kim Jong Hoon it will be the first visit there by Chinese president in more than a decade his decision to accept Kim's invitation may indicate that China's taking a more hawkish approach with the US as the trade war between the world's largest economies drags on NPR's, rob Schmitz, the court martial for a navy seal, accused of crimes gets underway this week from member station. K P. B S in San Diego. Steve Walsh reports, any Gallagher is accused of killing a wounded teenage ISIS fighter in his custody and bragging about it. In a text message sent a fellow seals bras. Accusers are expected to present a photo of Gallagher posing with the body of the dead. Fighter Gallagher has been linked to a list of potential pardons being considered by President Trump. The case took a twist when the judge removed the lead prosecutor after it was revealed. He had sent an Email tracker to members of the defense team and reporter to find the source of media leaks. Among the people scheduled to testify are seven of Gallagher's seal teammates for NPR news. I'm Steve Walsh. A senior official with aircraft maker, Boeing says the company is sorry for the loss of lives in the crashes of two Boeing seven thirty-seven max jets in Indonesia, and Ethiopia. Meanwhile, Boeing CEO Dennis muhlenberg, also says the aircraft maker should have been more transparent about a safety light that was not working as designed in the jets Boeing is also working on a software update that will allow pilots to more easily control their aircraft. You're listening to NPR news from Washington. From ABC news in San Francisco. Good morning. I'm Brian watt. One of the defendants in the trial of two men charged with thirty six counts of involuntary manslaughter in a deadly twenty sixteen Oakland warehouse fire his expected to take the stand today. kqeDorg CLYDE reports defense attorneys for max Harris last week called a number of character witnesses who described the alleged creative director of the warehouse as carrying truthful, and dependable Curtis. Briggs represents Harris giving up there and tell the truth. He wants to connect with his Jerry. He wants to help victims families here what they need to hear to heal. Prosecutors argue Harris and master tenant, Derek omega illegally converted. The warehouse known as the gauche ship into an unsafe living space filled with flammable materials that offense claims the blaze was an act of arson allegations. Investigators said there was no evidence of I'm Don CLYDE, Keiichi news. A push to bring eighteen thousand jobs to the northwest. Part of contra Costa county is expected to move forward tonight. The Pittsburgh city council plans to formally commit itself to working with the county and six other cities on the project over the next sixteen years the economic development plan would bring jobs to a fifty five mile long section of the county's northern coastline, including Hercules, Martinez concord, Pittsburg Antioch in Brentwood, as well as several unincorporated parts of contra Costa county, the project focuses on five manufacturing sub sectors and job training. The other cities have signed onto the deal or or are expected to do so shortly.."