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Tiff over tariffs: Gary Cohn gets a hero's sendoff from the media

Tiff over tariffs: Gary Cohn gets a hero's sendoff from the media

The tariffs are set to take effect in about two weeks, setting off a scramble among USA allies to swiftly secure exemptions from the duties. Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has spoken to Trump to express his "serious concern" about the tariffs, saying the move would "not be helpful" to concluding a deal on the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).


Kejriwal writes to Modi, Rahul seeks appointments to resolve sealing issue

Kejriwal writes to Modi, Rahul seeks appointments to resolve sealing issue

The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Saturday criticised the announcement of hunger strike by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over the ongoing sealing drive and asked him to bring a legislation to stop it. Under the drive, hundreds of commercial establishments have been sealed so far due to non-payment of conversion charges and violations of Delhi Master Plan.


How AK Steel helped to shape the Trump administration's new tariff policy

How AK Steel helped to shape the Trump administration's new tariff policy

U.S. President Donald Trump threw his NAFTA partners a bone while continuing to reframe trade talks with Canada and Mexico as a stark choice between lofty U.S. Mr Trump said these exemptions were to facilitate negotiations for a revised North American Free Trade Agreement (Nafta). Under World Trade Organization rules, such counter-measures have to be in place within 90 days of the US tariffs entering force.


Winter Storm Watch Sunday Evening Until Monday Afternoon

Winter Storm Watch Sunday Evening Until Monday Afternoon

From Maryland to ME, millions of Americans were digging out and doing damage control Thursday after a blustery nor'easter dumped more than 2 feet of gloppy snow across the Northeast. For now, we are becoming more confident that we will see some light snow Tuesday through Thursday of next week. In the forecasting field, "two camps" have set up over the last several days - one taking the storm out to sea, and one bringing it up the coast, according to Babcock.


Trump calls for harsh penalties for drug dealers

Trump calls for harsh penalties for drug dealers

Cindy Ireland came to President Trump's rally in Moon Township, Pennsylvania Saturday night hoping to hear more about a solution for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA) recipients. President Donald Trump hit the road Saturday to rally support for a Congressional candidate in Pennsylvania. They are also confident about winning House and Senate majorities after the national elections in November.


Donald Trump Once Again Brings Up 'Reciprocal Tax' Against India, China

Donald Trump Once Again Brings Up 'Reciprocal Tax' Against India, China

Indian Ambassador to China Gautam Bambawale today held talks with a state-run Chinese strategic think-tank on improving Sino-India relations which were strained following a 73-day standoff at Dokalam. Donald Trump's favorite thing in the world is leverage, and the USA has plenty of it when it comes to trade negotiations with China. Trump said the USA is going to stop the trans-shipping.