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U.S. Looks At Including Wage Factor for Auto Rules in NAFTA

U.S. Looks At Including Wage Factor for Auto Rules in NAFTA

Trade negotiators for the U.S. are considering a plan that would introduce rules under a renegotiated NAFTA that stipulate a specific amount of production of autos must be completed in areas... 
President Trump Blocks Bid By Broadcom to Acquire Qualcomm

President Trump Blocks Bid By Broadcom to Acquire Qualcomm

On Monday President Donald Trump blocked the bid of $117 billion by Broadcom to acquired chipmaker Qualcomm, citing concerns over national security and sending out a clear message that he will... 
European Union May Target U.S. Imports in Trade Retaliation

European Union May Target U.S. Imports in Trade Retaliation

The European Union is considering placing tariffs of 25% on close to $3.5 billion in imports from the U.S. if the plan U.S President Donald Trump has for applying duties to aluminum and steel... 
Travel Ban Challenge to Be Heard by Supreme Court

Travel Ban Challenge to Be Heard by Supreme Court

On Friday, the U.S. Supreme Court announced that it would hear the challenge of the most recent travel ban implemented by President Donald Trump. Oral arguments on the challenge will be heard... 
China Offering Tax Breaks As Incentive to Tax Overhaul in U.S.

China Offering Tax Breaks As Incentive to Tax Overhaul in U.S.

China has responded to the tax overhaul in Washington by offering a break to foreign companies on taxes in China in an attempt to keep investment. Late Thursday, the measure was announced and... 
Tempers Rise in FCC Over Sinclair Record Fine

Tempers Rise in FCC Over Sinclair Record Fine

FCC commissioners from the Republican and Democratic Parties traded barbs during the week following the record fine the federal agency levied on Sinclair Broadcast Group, a conservative leaning... 
U.S. Embassies Expect Possible Violent Backlash Over Jerusalem

U.S. Embassies Expect Possible Violent Backlash Over Jerusalem

Several United States embassies throughout the Middle East are warning of backlash that they labeled potentially violent in response to the decision by U.S. President Donald Trump to recognize... 
Anti-Trump Voters Fuel Sweep By Democrats in Virginia and Elsewhere

Anti-Trump Voters Fuel Sweep By Democrats in Virginia and Elsewhere

On Tuesday, the Democrats enjoyed a strong day politically for the first time since 2012. Republicans won significant victories during 2015, 2016 as well as the big upset in 2016. Democrats needed... 
Venezuelan Chaos Could Grow Much Worse

Venezuelan Chaos Could Grow Much Worse

As Venezuela sinks further into chaos the country has large bills that are coming due and it still has not paid other debts due several weeks ago. On Friday, PDVSA the state-operated oil company... 
Google Finds Ads Bought By Russians on Its Platforms

Google Finds Ads Bought By Russians on Its Platforms

For just the first time Google has uncovered evidence that operatives from Russia exploited the platforms of the Internet giant in an attempt to interfere with the U.S. election in 2016, according... 
Panel: Washing Machine Makers in U.S. Hurt by Imports

Panel: Washing Machine Makers in U.S. Hurt by Imports

The United States International Trade Commission reported on Thursday that the increase in imports of large washing machines for residences harmed domestic manufacturers, a big step toward placing... 
Trump Declares Interest In Meeting The Leader Of North Korea, Kim Jong-Un

Trump Declares Interest In Meeting The Leader Of North Korea, Kim Jong-Un

Donald Trump, the president of the United States, has said that he would be interested in meeting the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un if the circumstances permitted. This comes amidst an escalation... 
Trump’s Sanctuary Cities’ Order Blocked By Court

Trump’s Sanctuary Cities’ Order Blocked By Court

President Donald Trump’s tough stance on immigration suffered another legal setback when a federal judge blocked an attempt by the U.S. president to deny sanctuary cities funding over their... 
Donald Trump Closes Gap In Poll With Clinton

Donald Trump Closes Gap In Poll With Clinton

A new poll finds Donald Trump gaining ground in the head-to-head matchup, despite improvements from Hillary Clinton on top issues. Clinton received 48 percent support to Trump’s 42 percent,...