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Tariffs Hit Those Trump Wants to Help: U.S. Factories

Monday 13:37 GMT

The Trump administration says tariffs on Chinese imports will shift manufacturing back to U.S. factories, but some small and midsize companies that have done just that say the tariffs are hurting, not helping, their business.

The Trump administration says the tariffs are designed to counter what it sees as unfair trade practices that give Chinese firms an advantage over their U.S. counterparts.

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Source: ABC News

First lady has 'more important things to think about' than Trump's alleged affairs

Saturday 11:45 GMT

"I'm a mother and a first lady, and I have much more important things to think about and to do," Trump said in a clip of an interview set to air Friday on "Good Morning America," when she was asked whether President Donald Trump's alleged infidelities have put a strain on their marriage.

First lady Melania Trump is brushing aside allegations of infidelity on her husband's part, telling ABC News in an exclusive interview that she has no time for what she calls media speculation and gossip.

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Source: BBC

Basque Country: The Spanish internationals playing for a different team

Saturday 13:36 GMT

The 37-year-old will lead the line for the Basque Country alongside fellow Spain internationals Inaki Williams, Inigo Martinez and Asier Illarramendi against the world's 32nd best side Venezuela at Alaves' Mendizorrotza stadium in Vitoria-Gasteiz.

The Basque Country has a large degree of self-rule, its own language and cultural traditions and Basque Football Federation general secretary Kepa Allica says Friday's match, their first since December 2016, is "more than a game".

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Source: Global News

Canada to impose new quotas, duties on steel imports in response to U.S. tariffs

Saturday 01:30 GMT

Canada does not hold out much hope that Washington will quickly lift tariffs that it imposed on steel and aluminum exports and is resisting a U.S. push to agree to strict quotas, two sources familiar with the matter said.

WATCH: Steel, aluminum tariffs still a concern for Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters: Darby. In a bid to address those concerns the Canadian government – acting on a promise it made in March – on Thursday said it would impose new quotas and tariffs on imports of seven categories of steel from many countries to head off a potential rise in imports.


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