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Commerce Chief Says Trump Not Rushing to Judgment on Steel Curbs

Commerce Chief Says Trump Not Rushing to Judgment on Steel Curbs

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said he expects President Donald Trump to take a thoughtful approach to deciding on possible restrictions for steel and aluminum imports.
Four U.S. States Announce Effort to Curb Gun Violence

Four U.S. States Announce Effort to Curb Gun Violence

Four Northeastern states will cooperate to seize and trace illegal guns and prevent dangerous people from making legal purchases, their Democratic governors said.
FBI Vows to Regain Trust After Missing Warning on Florida Shooter

FBI Vows to Regain Trust After Missing Warning on Florida Shooter

The FBI is “doing everything” it can to secure the trust of Americans despite withering attacks on its capabilities and its failure to act on warnings before last week’s deadly school shooting in
Trump Clarifies Stance on Giving Guns to Teachers

Trump Clarifies Stance on Giving Guns to Teachers

President Donald Trump appeared to soften his stance on arming school teachers in response to the deadly shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida. Bloomberg's Kevin Cirilli reports from the
Trump Administration Discusses Food-Box Plan With Grocers

Trump Administration Discusses Food-Box Plan With Grocers

The Agriculture Department has begun talking with grocery retailers about their potential role in a proposal to replace some food-stamp allocations with prepackaged boxes of groceries, Secretary Sonny
Anti-Putin Leader Says Russia May Jail Him Until After Election

Anti-Putin Leader Says Russia May Jail Him Until After Election

Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny said he may be jailed until the end of next month’s presidential election after he was briefly detained and his campaign manager was taken into custody.
Trump-Linked Real Estate Firm Settles Suit by Ex-Employee

Trump-Linked Real Estate Firm Settles Suit by Ex-Employee

A real estate development firm linked to President Donald Trump reached an agreement to resolve a lawsuit filed by a former executive, Jody Kriss.
Gates Set for Closed-Door Hearing on Change-of-Lawyer Request

Gates Set for Closed-Door Hearing on Change-of-Lawyer Request

Lawyers for Rick Gates, the former Trump campaign aide indicted in October with Paul Manafort on charges of money laundering and illegal foreign lobbying, will meet again with a judge weighing their
EU Says May's Brexit Plan Won't Work as She Seeks Cabinet Deal

EU Says May's Brexit Plan Won't Work as She Seeks Cabinet Deal

The European Commission has made clear that the strategy the U.K. government is edging toward for a post-Brexit trade deal is unacceptable.
Trump Praises NRA Day After Meeting Parkland Shooting Survivors

Trump Praises NRA Day After Meeting Parkland Shooting Survivors

President Donald Trump praised the National Rifle Association and its leaders on Thursday, one day after meeting with parents, teachers and students from a Florida high school where a gunman killed 17
Mozilla, Vimeo, States Sue FCC in Bid to Save Net Neutrality

Mozilla, Vimeo, States Sue FCC in Bid to Save Net Neutrality

Mozilla and Vimeo filed legal challenges to the FCC‘s repeal of net neutrality rules, attacking the agency’s gutting of Obama-era policy.
Latvian Central Bank Boss Regrets Not Reporting Bribe `Hint'

Latvian Central Bank Boss Regrets Not Reporting Bribe `Hint'

Latvia’s central bank governor dug in over a crisis that’s rocked the tiny Baltic nation, reiterating that he won’t resign in the face of allegations he sought bribes and is instead searching for ways
Florida Teachers Demand Their Retirement Fund Dump Gun Stocks

Florida Teachers Demand Their Retirement Fund Dump Gun Stocks

The Florida Education Association is urging the state body that manages pension funds for its members to sell its holdings in companies that make a semi-automatic rifle used in a recent school
Berlusconi Says Trump Scares Him Tweeting About North Korea

Berlusconi Says Trump Scares Him Tweeting About North Korea

Silvio Berlusconi says he wishes Donald Trump would count to 10 before firing off tweets to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
South Africa’s Ruling ANC to Hold Meeting of Top Body, Members Say

South Africa’s Ruling ANC to Hold Meeting of Top Body, Members Say

South Africa’s ruling African National Conference will hold a two-day meeting of its top body starting Sunday, party spokesman Pule Mabe said.
U.K. Police Investigating Package Sent to Harry and Meghan

U.K. Police Investigating Package Sent to Harry and Meghan

London police say they are investigating a suspicious package that was sent to Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle.
Brazil Seen as More Corrupt Than Argentina in Global Ranking

Brazil Seen as More Corrupt Than Argentina in Global Ranking

Brazil is now seen as more corrupt than Argentina after suffering last year one of the biggest plunges among the nations tracked by a global transparency ranking.
Poland’s Message to World in Holocaust Dispute: It’s You, Not Us

Poland’s Message to World in Holocaust Dispute: It’s You, Not Us

In an exclusive interview, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki is defiant over his country’s new law.
Trump Suggests Arming Teachers After Florida Shooting

Trump Suggests Arming Teachers After Florida Shooting

Bloomberg’s Kevin Cirilli discusses the gun control debate after a mass shooting in Florida and what it may mean for politicians. He speaks with Tom Keene on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source:
Your Questions About Yemen’s Humanitarian Crisis, Answered

Your Questions About Yemen’s Humanitarian Crisis, Answered

Who’s fighting whom, why Saudi Arabia is involved, and why there’s so much hunger.