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Steel & Aluminum Tariffs 'Against Agreed International Rules,' Per EU Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom

In fact, U.S. Commerce Department numbers show, the United States recorded a trade surplus with Canada for each of the past three years. Malmstrom said the Tr...


Kim says committed to denuclearisation of Korean peninsula

Before being delivered to the president, the letter was "carefully examined" by the Secret Service in order to make sure it contained nothing which was threaten...


Chamber of Commerce: Trump trade policies threaten United States jobs

He said Canadians are insulted to be deemed a security threat when "our solders ... fought and died together on the beaches of World War II and the mountains of...


Napolitano: Sessions 'Shouldn't Have Accepted the Job' as Attorney General

On Wednesday, the president tweet-quoted an interview Rep. Trey Gowdy gave about Sessions' decision to recuse himself , adding "I wish I had" regarding Gow...


United States defends latest tariffs on China products

A truce between China and the U.S. said to put a trade war on hold has dissolved in less than two weeks. Trump also said a deal to ease sanctions on the...


Top North Korean official expected to deliver letter to Trump in Washington

While admitting that dealing with North Korea was "going to be a process", Trump said he believed that process would ultimately be "successful". "These talks ...


Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens Resigns Amid Sex Scandal

They soon expanded to include questions about whether he had violated campaign-finance laws. In a brief and defiant statement Tuesday at the governor's office...


China rejects 'ridiculous' US accusation of South China Sea militarisation

Esperon also assured that the Duterte administration was not abandoning the Philippines' legal victory against China's territorial claims in the South China ...


Malaysia Says It Will Axe High-Speed Railway to Singapore

Asked about talk that the Islamic Development Department of Malaysia (Jakim) would be dissolved, Dr Mahathir said the department's position had yet to be discus...


Trump wants to bar German luxury cars in US

Sources included diplomats from both the United States and Europe who cited that Trump told Macron that he would "maintain his trade policy until no Mercedes mo...


Moscow invites N.Korea's Kim to visit

The US delegation's hotel in Seoul, the Four Seasons, is besieged by South Korean reporters, waiting to see if they leave for discussions in Panmunjom, approxim...


Israel threatens to 'act' against Iran 'anywhere in Syria'

The most intense round of Israeli strikes so far took place earlier this month with a barrage of fire hitting Iranian positions as rockets fired from near t...


Trump hits Europe, Mexico and Canada with metals tariffs

The NAFTA talks were one factor in the administration's decision to grant exemptions to Canada and Mexico from the steel and aluminum tariffs. European trad...


Paris mayor praises Malian 'hero' for scaling building to save child

His act of courage took place around 8 p.m. on Saturday in Paris . Video shows Mamoudou Gassama , 22, risking his life on Sunday as he climbed up the balc...


Activity continues with regularly changing erupting vents and flows

A river of lava flows across the Big Island. There was concern the lava would release hydrogen sulfide or other toxic gases. Firefighters went door-to-door as...


Person Missing as Extreme Flooding Rocks Ellicott City, Maryland

For the second time in almost two years, a catastrophic flash flood hit Ellicott City and Main Street. Howard County Executive Allan Kilttleman said the ...


White House calls off trade truce as talks continue

The U.S. government will also by June 30 "implement specific investment restrictions and enhanced export controls for Chinese persons and entities related to ...


The Trump and Kim show - Singapore summit is on, for now

Chung Sung-yoon, an analyst at the Korea Institute for National Unification, said Kim Yong Chol would be the most senior North Korean on United States soil ...


Alberto approaches Panhandle, as more rain expected in Central Florida

The official National Hurricane Center forecast released Thursday said the season is likely to be near or above normal . Meteorologists expect a 60 percent c...


Utah man, wife freed from Venezuela, return to US

Venezuela held Holt and other USA citizens in the Helicoide political prison in Caracas, where inmates staged an uprising earlier this month . The 26-year-o...