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Canada Warns U.S. Against ‘Mano-a-Mano’ Mantra on Foreign Policy

Canada Warns U.S. Against ‘Mano-a-Mano’ Mantra on Foreign Policy

Canada’s top diplomat has a message for the U.S.: the West isn’t infallible, and everyone needs friends.
Manafort PR Bid Led Ex-Chancellor to Vow Discretion—for a Fee

Manafort PR Bid Led Ex-Chancellor to Vow Discretion—for a Fee

Former Austrian Chancellor Alfred Gusenbauer promised to help Paul Manafort carry out a discreet lobbying campaign to help pro-Russian Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych’s image in the West in
Europe's Fragile Unity Crumbles as Migration Quarrel Spills Over

Europe's Fragile Unity Crumbles as Migration Quarrel Spills Over

Three summers after Europe’s biggest migration influx since World War II, the old wounds are reopening.
EPA’s Pruitt May Need to Resign, Key Republican Ally Says

EPA’s Pruitt May Need to Resign, Key Republican Ally Says

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt may need to resign, Republican Senator Jim Inhofe, a longtime friend of Pruitt’s, said Wednesday.
Trump Says He May Upset China on Trade as U.S. Tariffs Loom

Trump Says He May Upset China on Trade as U.S. Tariffs Loom

President Donald Trump said he’ll confront China “very strongly” over trade in the coming weeks, as his administration plans to announce on Friday a final list of tariff targets, which will be imposed
Expletives, Rebels and a Walkout: Brexit Sours U.K. Parliament

Expletives, Rebels and a Walkout: Brexit Sours U.K. Parliament

Brexit is having a dramatic effect on Britain’s Parliament, even considering its centuries of colorful and eccentric politics.
‘Disingenuous’ and ‘Insulted’: Labour’s Brexit Divisions Exposed

‘Disingenuous’ and ‘Insulted’: Labour’s Brexit Divisions Exposed

Prime Minister Theresa May isn’t the only U.K. political leader with a party that’s divided and increasingly belligerent over Europe.
Sen. Cassidy on North Korea, Health Care, Trade

Sen. Cassidy on North Korea, Health Care, Trade

Sen. Bill Cassidy, a Republican from Louisiana, discusses North Korea, his health care pricing proposal, and the impact of trade on U.S. jobs. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
Rep. Brat Says E-Verify Is Important Element of Immigration Reform

Rep. Brat Says E-Verify Is Important Element of Immigration Reform

Rep. Dave Brat, a Virginia Republican, discusses U.S. immigration reform with Bloomberg's David Westin and Shery Ahn on "Bloomberg Markets: Balance of Power." (Source: Bloomberg)
Trump’s ‘Cult-Like’ Grip on GOP Keeps Most Party Members in Line

Trump’s ‘Cult-Like’ Grip on GOP Keeps Most Party Members in Line

President Donald Trump demonstrated his dominance over the Republican Party this week, serving notice to GOP lawmakers that they risk the wrath of their base by going against him.
Spanish Minister Resigns, Saying Sanchez Will Turn Page on Graft

Spanish Minister Resigns, Saying Sanchez Will Turn Page on Graft

Spanish Culture Minister Maxim Huerta resigned following reports he’d been sanctioned for tax fraud.
Mark Leno to Make Remarks in San Francisco Mayor's Race

Mark Leno to Make Remarks in San Francisco Mayor's Race

San Francisco mayoral candidate Mark Leno is scheduled to make remarks about the election as the latest results show London Breed pulling ahead in a tight race.
Sen. Cardin Says Congress Must Assert Itself on Trade Policy

Sen. Cardin Says Congress Must Assert Itself on Trade Policy

Sen. Ben Cardin, a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and a Democrat from Maryland, discusses his message to Canada on trade negotiations, the responsibility of Congress to oversee
Steel Price Surge Highlights Fears and Hopes on Trump's Tariffs

Steel Price Surge Highlights Fears and Hopes on Trump's Tariffs

Steel and aluminum tariffs imposed by the U.S. in March may already be filtering through to prices charged by American producers of the metals.
Trump Economic Adviser Kudlow Leaves Hospital After Heart Attack

Trump Economic Adviser Kudlow Leaves Hospital After Heart Attack

President Donald Trump’s top economic adviser Larry Kudlow was discharged from the hospital after undergoing treatment for a heart attack, the White House said Wednesday.
Georgia’s Prime Minister Resigns, Citing Divisions With Billionaire Leader

Georgia’s Prime Minister Resigns, Citing Divisions With Billionaire Leader

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili unexpectedly resigned his post, citing divisions with his governing party and its billionaire founder Bidzina Ivanishvili.
A Billionaire’s Dream of Splitting Up California Moves One Step Closer to Reality

A Billionaire’s Dream of Splitting Up California Moves One Step Closer to Reality

Billionaire Tim Draper, who’s leading a push to break California into three states, is getting his shot to let voters decide on the issue.
Trump Attorney Michael Cohen Splits With His Legal Team

Trump Attorney Michael Cohen Splits With His Legal Team

Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s longtime personal attorney and fixer, is parting ways with his legal team as federal prosecutors in New York pursue a criminal investigation of him, according
Euro Zone's Nordic Member Is Fighting to Save the Welfare State

Euro Zone's Nordic Member Is Fighting to Save the Welfare State

The only Nordic member of the euro zone is trying to figure out how its social welfare model can survive the future.
Grieve Says Hopes to Finalize Compromise Brexit Amendment Today

Grieve Says Hopes to Finalize Compromise Brexit Amendment Today

Rebel U.K. Conservative lawmaker Dominic Grieve said he is in talks with the government to agree a compromise amendment on Parliament having a “meaningful vote” over the final Brexit deal with the