Tag archive for ‘U.S.’
By admin On Saturday, June 2nd, 2018

China not expected to budge on high-tech exports in trade talks with U.S.

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross arrived in Beijing on Saturday for talks on China’s promise to buy more American goods after Washington revived tensions More...

By admin On Friday, June 1st, 2018

‘I’m pretty well pissed off’: Strategic or not, here’s how Trump’s tariffs on U.S. allies could backfire

If there’s a political rationale for the Trump administration imposing steel and aluminum tariffs on U.S. allies such as Canada, many economists believe it’s More...

By admin On Thursday, May 31st, 2018

U.S., North Korea hold 2nd day of nuclear talks

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and high-ranking North Korean official Kim Yong-chol enter a second day of meetings in New York as they try to settle nuclear More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 29th, 2018

‘Behavioural change requires time’: Starbucks closes U.S. stores for anti-bias training

Starbucks outlets across the U.S. will close today so all of its employees can undergo bias training in the wake of a racially charged incident in Philadelphia. More...

By admin On Monday, May 28th, 2018

Trump, not Canadian auto industry, may be the threat to U.S. national security: Don Pittis

His record is hard to beat, but Donald Trump may have outdone himself with a week of chaotic policy moves. Now the world and its markets are struggling to readjust. CBC More...

By admin On Sunday, May 27th, 2018

U.S. officials meet with North Korea despite flip-flops over Trump-Kim summit

American and North Korean officials have met at the border between North and South Korea in preparation for a possible North Korea-U.S. summit, as North Korea’s More...

By admin On Sunday, May 27th, 2018

U.S. Gulf Coast states brace for subtropical storm Alberto

People living in eastern U.S. Gulf Coast states are packing bags with sand to guard against possible flooding from a slow-moving storm heading their way. CBC | More...

By admin On Friday, May 25th, 2018

Trump had to ‘face the music’ that U.S., North Korea worlds apart on nuclear deal

Donald Trump’s decision to scrap a historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un may have been a case of the president finally realizing his deal-making More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

Syrian official scoffs at U.S. demand to send Iranian forces home

The withdrawal of Iranian forces is not up for discussion, the Syrian deputy foreign minister was quoted as saying on Wednesday, after Washington demanded they More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

U.S. EPA blocks some media from summit, then reverses itself

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency reverses course and allows a reporter for The Associated Press to cover a meeting on water contaminants after she was earlier More...