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Trump Says Harley ‘First to Wave White Flag’ in His EU Trade War

Trump Says Harley ‘First to Wave White Flag’ in His EU Trade War

President Donald Trump accused Harley-Davidson of surrendering in his budding trade war with the EU after the company said it would relocate production outside the U.S. in response to European
Michael Cohen Lawyer Completed Review of Files Seized by FBI

Michael Cohen Lawyer Completed Review of Files Seized by FBI

Lawyers for Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s former personal fixer, say they’ve completed a review of files seized by the FBI during an April raid and found that 12,061 of the more than 4
Jokowi’s Battle for Indonesian Presidency Begins With Local Election

Jokowi’s Battle for Indonesian Presidency Begins With Local Election

Indonesia’s most populous province is set to go the polls in what’s shaping up as a test of President Joko Widodo’s popularity and a potential springboard for his rivals ahead of next year’s
Supreme Court’s AmEx Ruling Hands Win to the Rich and Creditworthy

Supreme Court’s AmEx Ruling Hands Win to the Rich and Creditworthy

Points lovers just got a boost from a most unusual place: the U.S. Supreme Court.
Navarro Seeks to Calm Investor Concern on Trump Trade Policy

Navarro Seeks to Calm Investor Concern on Trump Trade Policy

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro sought to ease investor concerns about U.S. trade policy, indicating that a Treasury Department report later this week on American restrictions on foreign
U.S. to Pledge Aid to Venezuelan Refugees Near Brazil Border

U.S. to Pledge Aid to Venezuelan Refugees Near Brazil Border

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence will announce an increase in humanitarian aid to Venezuelan refugees during his upcoming visit to Brazil, according to two people with direct knowledge of the issue.
Jason Kander Announces Run for Kansas City Mayor

Jason Kander Announces Run for Kansas City Mayor

A former Missouri secretary of state who garnered national attention during an unsuccessful bid for U.S. Senate announced Monday that he's running for Kansas City mayor.
Tories’ ‘Green Veneer’ Threatened Over Heathrow, Tidal Power

Tories’ ‘Green Veneer’ Threatened Over Heathrow, Tidal Power

The U.K. Conservative Party’s efforts to portray itself as a responsible steward of the environment were ridiculed Monday as ministers promoted airport expansion less than an hour after rejecting a
House and Senate GOP Swallow Trump Betrayal on Immigration Bill

House and Senate GOP Swallow Trump Betrayal on Immigration Bill

President Donald Trump’s tweet dismissing Republicans’ immigration bill caught members of his party off guard. Now they’re trying again to solve the intractable issue with one fear confirmed -- their
ACLU Seeks Emergency Order to Reunify Families Split at Border

ACLU Seeks Emergency Order to Reunify Families Split at Border

A civil rights group asked a U.S. judge to order the Trump administration to reunify more than 2,000 undocumented children taken from their immigrant parents and halt all future separations of
Russian Firm Tied to ‘Putin’s Cook’ Attacks Mueller in Filing

Russian Firm Tied to ‘Putin’s Cook’ Attacks Mueller in Filing

A Russian company tied to a longtime associate of President Vladimir Putin of Russia claimed that the appointment of U.S. Special Robert Mueller was unconstitutional and that a federal indictment of
Trump Under Pressure to Reunite Illegal Immigrant Families

Trump Under Pressure to Reunite Illegal Immigrant Families

The Trump administration is facing continued pressure to reunite children and parents separated at the southern border following a reversal of the policy by executive order. Bloomberg's Jennifer
Rep. Tim Ryan Says Tariffs Are a 'Terrible Idea'

Rep. Tim Ryan Says Tariffs Are a 'Terrible Idea'

Rep. Tim Ryan, an Ohio Democrat, discusses his views on U.S. trade policy with Bloomberg's David Westin and Shery Ahn on "Bloomberg Markets: Balance of Power." (Source: Bloomberg)
Manafort Appeals Judge’s Order Revoking Bail Before Trial

Manafort Appeals Judge’s Order Revoking Bail Before Trial

Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort is appealing a judge’s order revoking his bail and ordering him jailed for allegedly tampering with witnesses against him in criminal cases signed
American Express Case Could Shield Tech Giants From Antitrust Scrutiny

American Express Case Could Shield Tech Giants From Antitrust Scrutiny

A U.S. Supreme Court ruling favoring American Express Co. could shield Silicon Valley companies from accusations that they are thwarting competition just as antitrust enforcers are vowing to heighten
Supreme Court Declines to Hear Case Chronicled in Netflix’s 'Making a Murderer'

Supreme Court Declines to Hear Case Chronicled in Netflix’s 'Making a Murderer'

The Supreme Court said Monday it won't weigh in on the case of a teenager convicted of rape and murder whose story was documented in the Netflix series "Making a Murderer."
Mnangagwa Urges Zimbabwe Election Calm After Rally Explosion

Mnangagwa Urges Zimbabwe Election Calm After Rally Explosion

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s suggestion that opponents in the ruling party and not the opposition were responsible for an explosion at a campaign rally has probably strengthened his bid
Trump Trash-Talks Restaurant That Booted Sarah Huckabee Sanders

Trump Trash-Talks Restaurant That Booted Sarah Huckabee Sanders

Washington (AP) -- President Donald Trump on Monday trash-talked a Virginia restaurant that asked his press secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, to leave because she worked for his administration.
Manchin Cracks Fellow Senator McCaskill’s Rib With Heimlich Maneuver

Manchin Cracks Fellow Senator McCaskill’s Rib With Heimlich Maneuver

Senator Joe Manchin has cracked a rib of U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill while performing the Heimlich maneuver on the fellow Democrat when she began choking.
Once a Trump Favorite, Harley Now Feels the Pinch From Trade War

Once a Trump Favorite, Harley Now Feels the Pinch From Trade War

Not long ago, President Donald Trump pointed to Harley-Davidson Inc. as an example of what was going to go right for manufacturing in America. Now, Harley seems to encapsulate a lot of what’s going