What’s The Daily Cost of Unpaid Federal Wages During Government Shutdown
Politics

What’s The Daily Cost of Unpaid Federal Wages During Government Shutdown

In the recent 35-day shutdown, more than $9 billion in federal compensation went unpaid. The government was reopened for three weeks and it’s in the process of paying the amount owed to the workers who were furloughed.
Canada’s Retaliatory Tariffs on US Imports Go into Effect
Business

Canada’s Retaliatory Tariffs on US Imports Go into Effect

Canada announced on Sunday a new 25% tariff on assorted US metals products. A 10% tariff on another 250 products such as beer kegs, orange juice, and whiskey was also confirmed. The tariffs are the culmination of increased trade tensions between the US and Canada over the last few months.
U.S. is Risking a Trade Fight with the European Union
Politics

U.S. is Risking a Trade Fight with the European Union

President Donald Trump could plunge the U.S. into a trade fight with Europe. The president is racing against a self-imposed deadline to decide whether to permanently exempt the European Union and other six US allies from the tariffs or not.
World Trade Body Warns That Getting Tough on Trade with China Could Dent Businesses
Business

World Trade Body Warns That Getting Tough on Trade with China Could Dent Businesses

The World Trade Organization criticizes Trump’s trade tariffs on China, predicting poor outcomes for the U.S.
Dick’s Sporting Goods Stops Selling Assault-Style Weapons
Business

Dick’s Sporting Goods Stops Selling Assault-Style Weapons

Walmart and Dick’s Sporting Goods, two of the largest gun retailers in the US, have announced that they will no longer sell assault-style weapons in their stores.

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