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China's Greatest Ally in Trump Trade Talks May Be North Korea

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North Korea may turn out to be Chinese President Xi Jinping's greatest ally in negotiating a trade deal with President Donald Trump.
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Trump's trade policy is the medicine the US needs, former GM honcho says

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President Donald Trump's trade policies could mean short-term pain for Detroit's automobile industry, but his actions are long overdue to restore the U.S. manufacturing base, says former GM vice chairman...
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In the news today, May 18

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Seven stories in the news for Friday, May 18
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CONFLICTING MESSAGES ON NAFTA
U.S. trade czar Robert Lighthizer says the NAFTA countries are “nowhere near close” to a deal. That statement comes after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and other Canadian officials were in the U.S. on Thursday urging a quick deal. But Lighthizer rejects the notion that an agreement is nigh, citing big differences on intellectual property, agriculture, online purchases, energy, labour and other issues.
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FEDERAL HELP APPROVED FOR FLOOD-STRICKEN B.C.
The first wave of 300 military personnel is being sent to...
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Nafta Countries ‘Nowhere Near Close to a Deal,' Trump's Negotiator Says

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President Donald Trump's Nafta negotiator said that the U.S., Canada and Mexico are "nowhere near close to a deal" to update the 24-year-old free-trade agreement.
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Amazon device accused of recording private conversation, sending it out

Amazon device accused of recording private conversation, sending it out

A family in Portland used Amazon's Alexa to help out around the house and didn't give it a second thought until they received a phone call warning them to shut the device off. Read more ...

2 injured after shooting at Oklahoma City restaurant; Suspect fatally shot

2 injured after shooting at Oklahoma City restaurant; Suspect fatally shot

Police said two people were hospitalized and the gunman was killed in Oklahoma City after a shooting at a restaurant near Lake Hefner Parkway. Police said a man walked into the... Read more ...

N. Korea demolishes nuclear test site as journalists watch

N. Korea demolishes nuclear test site as journalists watch

The explosions at the test site deep in the mountains of the North's sparsely populated northeast were supposed to build confidence ahead of a planned summit next month between... Read more ...

'We waited and waited': White House says North Korea skipped out on...

'We waited and waited': White House says North Korea skipped out on preparation meetings before Trump-Kim summit was canceled

The scuttled summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was partly based on North Korea's "trail of broken promises," according to a White House... Read more ...

Warriors coach Steve Kerr says new NFL anthem rule is ‘idiotic'

Warriors coach Steve Kerr says new NFL anthem rule is ‘idiotic'

On Wednesday, the NFL implemented a new rule meant to ban peaceful protests during the National Anthem, which former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick pioneered before the... Read more ...

Report: Harvey Weinstein to surrender to NYPD following sexual misconduct...

Report: Harvey Weinstein to surrender to NYPD following sexual misconduct investigation

The 66-year-old disgraced producer is expected to surrender to authorities on Friday morning, according to the New York Times. Read more ...

Trump pardons late heavyweight champion boxer Jack Johnson

Trump pardons late heavyweight champion boxer Jack Johnson

President Donald Trump has pardoned boxing's first black heavyweight champion more than 100 years after Jack Johnson was convicted by an all-white jury of "immorality" for one... Read more ...

Warriors vs. Rockets: Score, updates, highlights from Game 5 of West finals

Warriors vs. Rockets: Score, updates, highlights from Game 5 of West finals

Which Western Conference juggernaut will grab a 3-2 lead? Follow along here for live updates from Game 5 of Warriors vs. Rockets. Read more ...

Trump Abruptly Cancels North Korea Summit With Kim Jong Un

Trump Abruptly Cancels North Korea Summit With Kim Jong Un

Trump cited North Korea's “tremendous anger and open hostility” in calling off the June 12 Singapore meeting. Read more ...

'Show Dogs' gets recut over concerns about its portrayal of sexual abuse

'Show Dogs' gets recut over concerns about its portrayal of sexual abuse

The children's film received severe backlash from parents online, and now it will be changed. Read more ...