Monthly Archive: May 2018

Trump tariffs on US allies draw retaliation threats

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration delivered a gut punch to America’s closest allies Thursday, imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum from Europe, Mexico and Canada in a move that drew immediate vows of retaliation....

How the trade war hits home

Kentucky bourbon, Virginia ham and Florida orange juice and are all expected to be hit with retaliatory tariffs by the European Union, Mexico and Canada. | Luke Sharrett/Getty Images President Donald Trump has said...

Oliver North looks to recruit millions to NRA

Former Lt. Col. Oliver North speaks at the NRA-ILA Leadership Forum on May 4, 2018, in Dallas. | Justin Sullivan/Getty Images By ZACHARY WARMBRODT 05/20/2018 10:35 AM EDT Updated 05/20/2018 11:22 AM EDT 2018-05-20T11:22-0400...

GM revs up autonomous car unit and dormant shares fly

DETROIT (AP) — Shares of General Motors posted their largest one-day gain since the company’s rebirth from bankruptcy eight years ago, after Japanese technology conglomerate SoftBank decided to pump $2.25 billion into GM’s autonomous...