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"Coming up on the news a US Europe dispute dispute threatens main artery of world trade not just Ukraine trump now colds for China to probe Biden's widens and last Vegas. Shooting victims reached seven hundred thirty five million dollar settlement. It's Thursday talk tober three. I'm Anthony Davis trade wars threatening learning to push the global economy into recession are entering a new phase with the United States and European Union escalating a dispute that endangers is the world's biggest trade relationship off the trump administration slaps steep tariffs on seven point five billion dollars in a you goods mainly traditional produce like cheese and wine the Europeans made clear they would retaliate in kind some fear the tariffs could ultimately lied to U s taxes on European. 'cause a big economic blow. That trump has been threatening to deliver for months. The exchange echoes is how the US and China ratcheted up tariffs fight in recent months that is bruised businesses around the world and stunted economic growth the trump administration's latest tariffs target lodge aircraft but also many typical European products such as Olives whiskey wine cheese in yogurt they take effect on October eighteenth and amounts to a ten percent tax on E. U. Aircraft and steep twenty-five percent rate on everything else else meanwhile prime minister Boris Johnson has said he has made a genuine attempt to bridge the chasm in order to get a fresh brexit deal with the EU he told MP's his plan which would see Northern Ireland. Stay in the European Single Market for goods but leave the customs union were a compromise the the Irish prime minister said the new plans will welcome but full scholten a number of aspects the European Commission said that would problematic points in the UK's proposal. Oh and further work is needed and the main brexit focused group at the European Parliament said the plans in their current form did not represent a deal feel any peace could ratify donald trump in snares in an impeachment inquiry three of his requests that Ukraine investigate former vice president Joe Biden today called on China to do the same China should start an investigation investigation into the Biden's trump said in remarks to reporters outside the White House by publicly egging China onto investigate a domestic political Michael rival trump affirms the approach he made in private to Ukraine's president that has led to the impeachment investigation by the House the boldness oldness if he's cold today suggests the president is trying to make the case that requests that another country investigative potential opponent in the twenty twenty election on on normal even in the face of broad condemnation from Democrats and even some Republicans in the case of both Ukraine and China trump has made eighteen allegations against Biden without evidence of wrongdoing trump's requests for Ukrainian wlodimierz Alinsky to investigate the Biden's as well as his personal lawyer. Rudolph Giuliani's conduct are at the center of an intelligence community whistleblowers complaint that sparked the democratic impeachment inquiry last last week victims of the two thousand Seventeen Las Vegas shooting have reached a settlement element of at least seven hundred thirty five million dollars from MGM Resorts. The chain owns the Mandalay Bay hotel from where a gunman killed fifty eight people people and wounded hundreds more before killing himself in October. Twenty seventeen victims were attending a country music festival at a venue across from the hotel also owned by mgm it remains the single deadliest mass shooting committed by an individual in US history outrage at the killing led to a ban on on bump stocks devices that make rifles fire like machine guns while nothing will be able to bring back the lives lost her under the horrors so many suffered on that day this settlement will provide fair compensation for thousands of victims and their families said robots eaglet a lawyer for the victims Jim Muir and and chairman of MGM Resorts said their aim was always to resolve these matters so our community and the victims and their families can move forward in the healing process process. We have always believed that prolonged litigation around these matters is in no one's best interest about twenty two thousand people were attending ending the Route Ninety one harvest music festival on the Las Vegas Strip on the first of October twenty seventeen. When the gunman opened fire you can subscribe to the news with your favorite podcast APP Oscar Smart Speaker or enable all the news as your Amazon Alexa Flash briefing skill follow us on twitter at the news underscore podcast. The news is an independent Hendin production covering politics inequality health and climate delivering honest verified and truthful World News daily."