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US business groups back legislation to limit Trump's authority to impose tariffs

More than 270 US national, state and local business groups on Tuesday voiced support for legislation that would compel President Donald Trump to get congressional approval before imposing tariffs on the grounds of national security.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/27 9:30:15

Trump says Harley-Davidson using trade tensions as excuse to relocate

US President Donald Trump accused motorcycle maker Harley-Davidson Inc on Tuesday of using trade tensions over tariffs as an excuse to move production for European customers overseas.
Source: Reuters | 2018/6/26 22:13:41

Incumbent embrace

A general view shows the arrival of the car in which travels the Mexican presidential candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, of the Movimiento Regeneración Nacional (Morena), at the Acapulco port, in Guerrero, Mexico on Monday. Mexico will hold general elections on July 1.
Source: IC | 2018/6/26 21:48:43

US pauses migrant family prosecutions

Parents who cross illegally from Mexico to the United States with their children will not face prosecution for the time being because the government is running short of space to house them, officials said on Monday.
Source: Reuters | 2018/6/26 21:48:43

Canadian PM to attend NATO summit amid worsening ties with US president

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Monday he will attend the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Summit on July 11 and 12 to discuss "trans-Atlantic security issues and challenges with other NATO leaders.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/26 8:44:21

Trump says illegal immigrants should be deported with 'no judges or court cases'

President Donald Trump said on Sunday that people who enter the United States illegally should be sent back immediately to where they came from without any judicial process, likening them to invaders who are trying to "break into" the country.
Source: Reuters | 2018/6/25 22:03:40

Casualties surge from flooding

People walk past a flood-damaged road in Lai Chau Province, Vietnam on Sunday. At least seven people have been reported dead and 12 people are missing due to floods and landslides in the northern mountainous provinces of Vietnam, according to local media sources.
Source: IC | 2018/6/25 21:28:40

Tens of thousands regale in New York Gay Pride parade

Tens of thousands of people waving rainbow flags and hoisting political banners marched and danced on the streets of New York City on Sunday in the latest festive edition of the Gay Pride parade that began in Central Park in 1970.
Source: AFP | 2018/6/25 21:23:40

US pedophile arrested in Mexico

Mexican authorities said Sunday they have arrested an American citizen accused in the United States of sexually assaulting a minor.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/25 11:34:58

Trump urges to deport illegal immigrants with "no judges or court cases"

US President Donald Trump said on Sunday those who enter the country illegally should be deported immediately with "no judges or court cases."
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/25 11:28:04

Mexican presidential candidate wraps up campaign

Ricardo Anaya, a candidate in the upcoming Mexican presidential election, wrapped up his campaign here Sunday with a pledge to tackle corruption and poverty, one week before Mexicans cast their votes.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/25 11:27:52

For family reunification

Protestors chained together at the wrist block traffic from passing on the road to the Otay Mesa Detention Center during a demonstration against US immigration policy that separates children from parents, in San Diego, California on Saturday. The Otay Mesa Detention Center, owned and operated by private prison company CoreCivic, has an inmate population that includes detainees of the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency. Photo: AFP
Source: AFP | 2018/6/24 22:33:40

Soul searching for Latino contractors in Trump era

Outcry over revelations of confused migrant toddlers being stripped from their parents on the US-Mexico border has shone a spotlight on one sector of the immigration debate that usually manages to stay obscure: government contractors.
Source: AFP | 2018/6/24 21:13:39

Thousands in San Diego rally against Trump's family separation policy

Thousands marched in protest in US-Mexico border city of San Diego on Saturday, raising slogans against the Trump administration's policy of separating children from immigrant parents caught crossing the border illegally.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/24 12:01:30

US Navy preparing to build detention centers for thousands of migrants: Time

The US Navy is preparing to establish detention centers for tens of thousands of migrants in remote bases in California, Alabama and Arizona, as part of the military's task to implement President Donald Trump's "zero tolerance" policy for people caught crossing the southern border illegally.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/24 11:49:11

Trump threatens to impose 20-pct tariff on imported cars from EU

US President Donald Trump on Friday threatened to impose a 20-percent tariff on imported cars from the European Union (EU), according to his tweets.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/23 14:31:08

President Trump seeks delay of immigration bill until after midterms

US President Donald Trump on Friday signaled that he is seeking delay on immigration legislation until after November midterm elections.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/23 9:17:48

Controversial message

First lady Melania Trump (Left) walks to her vehicle as she arrives at Andrews Air Force Base, Md. on Thursday after visiting the Upbring New Hope Children Center run by the Lutheran Social Services of the South in McAllen, Texas. The message on her jacket “I really don't care, do u?” caused heated discussions in the US.
Source: IC | 2018/6/22 23:13:40