https://www.theglobeandmail.com/resizer/pHAUMSy4SZJJNdwjV1dLLiN6w3Y=/480x0/filters:quality(80)/arc-anglerfish-tgam-prod-tgam.s3.amazonaws.com/public/MQ2CC5UBRRE5TJDQMAUFTTBDKA.JPG

Global News

Trade Act of 1974 that started a year ago during August, could come soon. The moves accelerated after news of the planned tariffs, which reportedly target Chinese tech, electronics and telecoms. Trump came to office on a protectionist agenda and his first action as president was to pull the United States out of a Pacific trade pact, known as the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).
  • Canada could be caught in the middle of a U.S. trade-war

    Canada could be caught in the middle of a U.S. trade-war

    Global News

    Zhong Shan, China's minister of commerce, said Sunday there would be "no winners in a trade war , and it would bring disaster to [China and the United States] as well as the rest of the world ". "As one example, Americans could pay about one per cent more for an automobile, or just over $300 US ". Other stops will include Hamilton, Sault Ste.
  • 'Australia fast-tracking visas for white SA farmers based on false information'

    'Australia fast-tracking visas for white SA farmers based on false information'

    Global News

    Statistics on farm murders are disputed, but reports have suggested as many as one white farmer a week is killed - and that the group is at a greater risk of being murdered than policemen. "I think in this circumstance we do need to look at the persecution that's taking place", he said. Asked if this could be achieved with the South African government's cooperation, Dutton replied Australia "can work with governments all around the world".
  • Navy F-18 fighter jet crashes in Florida, 2 pilots missing

    Navy F-18 fighter jet crashes in Florida, 2 pilots missing

    Global News

    After the two were rescued, they were taken to a Florida hospital for treatment. "I can confirm we have an F/A-18 down", Commander Dave Hecht told local media, confirming both pilots managed to eject. She said she didn't see the plane hit the water, but observed the crash site in shallow water offshore. I live in the neighborhood and so one was flying over.
  • Our most-read: Steel and aluminum capture the spotlight

    Our most-read: Steel and aluminum capture the spotlight

    Global News

    Hanvey wrote. However, the key word is "temporary", particularly as NAFTA renegotiation efforts continue and the USA hopes to win concessions from its NAFTA peers. The president made it clear, however, that if a deal is not reached, the tariffs would be imposed, "If we terminate NAFTA because they are unable to make a deal that is fair for our workers, fair for our farmers, and fair for our manufacturers, then we will terminate NAFTA and start all over again".
  • Fox News sued by parents of slain Democratic staffer over conspiracy report

    Fox News sued by parents of slain Democratic staffer over conspiracy report

    Global News

    In May, a D.C. Fox station published a report that claimed the staffer's computer showed he had been in touch with WikiLeaks before he died and had leaked thousands of emails to the site. To that end, Leonard A. Gail, the attorney representing the Rich family, said in a statement that " Joel and Mary Rich have brought this case" to hold the defendants "accountable for their reprehensible actions".
  • Ravens release WR Jeremy Maclin, free up $5 million in cap space

    Ravens release WR Jeremy Maclin, free up $5 million in cap space

    Global News

    Pending free agents are free to negotiate with teams as of March 12, but no contracts can be signed until 4 p.m. March 14. However, in 2014 and 2015 Maclin - just 29 - caught 85-plus balls for over 1,000 yards. Baltimore has missed the playoffs in three straight seasons. Baltimore saved a total of $5 million by releasing Maclin and frees up salary cap space for the Ravens to add more pieces to strengthen their 2018 roster.
  • Stormy Daniels Starts Online Fundraiser for Trump Lawsuit

    Stormy Daniels Starts Online Fundraiser for Trump Lawsuit

    Global News

    On her crowdfunding site, Daniels said she wants to speak "honestly and openly to the American people" - and not just about her relationship with Trump . Avenatti, her attorney, has also made extensive comments in recent days to ABC News and a host of others about the contract and the alleged affair. Cohen maintains that the affair never happened, but admitted in January that he paid Daniels $130,000.
  • BJP, Congress MLAs exchange blows in Gujarat Assembly

    BJP, Congress MLAs exchange blows in Gujarat Assembly

    Global News

    A verbal duel between some legislators from BJP and Congress ensued and suddenly Congress legislator Pratap Dudhat was seen rushing towards BJP's Jagdish Panchal with a microphone, which he then hurled at Panchal, missing him narrowly. Madam, however, insisted that he would speak. There were chaotic scenes in the House when Agriculture Minister R C Faldu was speaking on the budgetary demands for his department.
  • Numsa's interdict a bid to sabotage renewable energy, says Greepeace Africa

    Numsa's interdict a bid to sabotage renewable energy, says Greepeace Africa

    Global News

    Eskom caused the delay by resisting the signing, but confirmed that it was now prepared to sign the power purchase agreements that would bind it to buy renewable energy from the independent producers for 20 years. "These programmes will contribute towards competitive market pricing of electricity‚ both for the household consumer as well as for industrial usage".
  • Barcelona's Andre Gomes 'very brave' to address struggles - Ernesto Valverde

    Barcelona's Andre Gomes 'very brave' to address struggles - Ernesto Valverde

    Global News

    It leads me to feel ashamed and sometimes I feel that I can not leave the house due to the shame and due to people looking at me. The Camp Nou is Europe's ultimate footballing theatre, but it is an unforgiving place to fluff your lines. It's something which has happened to most of us. Stigma permeates the game: in the dressing room, where Gareth Southgate said England players do not open up for fear of "showing weakness in front of each other"; in the stands, where Scottish League Two player ...
  • Russell Westbrook just fourth player to 100 triple-doubles

    Russell Westbrook just fourth player to 100 triple-doubles

    Global News

    Westbrook's 100th triple-double came against the Atlanta Hawks , who have allowed four of Westbrook's triple-doubles. "That's my job", Westbrook said . "Only the Sacramento Kings (267), Los Angeles Lakers (258), Boston Celtics (203), Philadelphia 76ers (140), Golden State Warriors (128) and Brooklyn Nets (104) have more than Westbrook's 100".