Just a little over a month after implementing the new U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement designed to lower trade barriers across North America, the Trump administration has decided to reimpose tariffs on Canadian aluminum.3 hours ago
More U.S. farmers are filing for bankruptcy, as federal payments projected to reach record levels this year fall short of compensating for the coronavirus pandemic and a yearslong slump in the agricultural economy.513
Initial supplies of any successful coronavirus vaccines are now expected to fall short of what is needed, forcing drugmakers and U.S. officials to grapple with the thorny question of who should be first in line.442
President Trump issued a pair of executive orders imposing new limits on Chinese social-media apps TikTok and WeChat, escalating tensions with Beijing and effectively setting a 45-day deadline for an American company to purchase TikTok’s U.S. operations.
Talks between White House officials and Democratic leaders on a new coronavirus-aid package ended without a breakthrough as both sides edged closer to the Trump administration’s Friday deadline for reaching a deal or leaving the bargaining table.
New York Attorney General Letitia James alleges that NRA insiders violated the state’s nonprofit laws by illegally diverting tens of millions of dollars from the group through excessive expenses and contracts that benefited relatives or close associates.514
The State Department’s special envoy for Iran is stepping down from his post, having overseen the Trump administration’s “maximum pressure” campaign that impoverished the country without drawing Tehran back to the nuclear negotiating table.