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Government promises 'robust' defence of steel industry amid fears of trade war

Government promises 'robust' defence of steel industry amid fears of trade war

The controversial tariffs, which are set to begin in 15 days, slap a 25 percent levy on imported steel and 10 percent on imported aluminum, exempting Mexico and Canada . The US President's action is seen as tackling China - which has been accused by the West of "dumping" cut price steel in the US and Europe. EUROFER chief Axel Eggert said "the national security justification the president has used - and the linking of these tariffs to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation funding - is an ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Trudeau waiting to see if Canada gets exemption from new U.S. tariffs

President Donald Trump's tariff policy. In the days leading up to Thursday's announcement, the biggest trade move of Trump's presidency, key industry players and trading partners were still in the dark about the contours of the plan. "We urge you to reconsider the idea of broad tariffs to avoid unintended negative consequences to the USA economy and its workers", 107 House Republicans wrote in a letter to Trump. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trevor Noah Blasts Trump Claim That Video Games Inspire Shootings

Trevor Noah Blasts Trump Claim That Video Games Inspire Shootings

Now, game industry executives are scheduled to meet with Trump on Thursday, and they're expressing concern that video games could become a convenient whipping boy to take the heat off calls for gun regulation. Trump reportedly opened the meeting by playing the video, asking, "This is violent, isn't it?" Villanova University researcher Patrick Markey actually found the opposite to be true in a 2014 study . Consulte Mais Informação

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One officer killed, another wounded during California SWAT situation

One officer killed, another wounded during California SWAT situation

A SWAT team surrounded the apartment complex and police used flash-bang grenades during the standoff, officials said. Police in Pomona, about 30 miles outside Los Angeles, received reports of a barricade situation around 9:10 p.m. Police said they still don't know who the suspect is, but are communicating with him. Video from the scene also shows officers apparently attempting to revive a wounded comrade using CPR. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump pardons Navy sailor who took photos inside sub

Trump pardons Navy sailor who took photos inside sub

He has been recognized by his fellow service members for his dedication, skill, and patriotic spirit. "While serving he regularly mentored younger sailors and served as an instructor for new recruits", Sanders said . Kristian Saucier received a 1-year jail sentence for mishandling classified information after taking six photos inside the USS Alexandria , a nuclear submarine, which he was aboard from 2007 to 2012. Consulte Mais Informação

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The Last of Us Part II Gets Two New Co-Directors

The Last of Us Part II Gets Two New Co-Directors

Neil Druckmann , director of both Uncharted 4: A Thief's End and The Last of Us , is moving up the corporate ladder at the Santa Monica-based developer, all the way to Vice President. Recently, some staffing changes at Naughty Dog were announced, which include Neil Druckmann, the Writer and Creative Director of the first The Last of Us and Co-Writer and Creative Director of Part II , getting a promotion in the company. Consulte Mais Informação

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