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Trump uses Justice as personal enforcer on California emissions deal with automakers

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Trump uses Justice as personal enforcer on California emissions deal with automakers

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Justice Department opens probe into California's emissions deal with 4 automakers The Justice Department has opened an antitrust investigation into an environmental agreement between California and four major automakers, unnamed sou...
2019-09-06, 19:52

Trump fumes over California emissions deal with car companies, DOJ investigates automakers From the AT&T-Time Warner merger and now with BMW, Ford, Honda and VW, storied antitrust division is acting like Trump’s petty enforcer: Our vie...
2019-09-12, 21:13

Justice Dept. Opens Antitrust Inquiry Into Automakers’ Emissions Pact With California The investigation escalates a standoff between President Trump, California and the auto industry over one of his most significant rollbacks of climate...
2019-09-06, 12:52

DOJ launches antitrust probe over California emissions deal with automakers The Justice Department has reportedly launched an antitrust investigation into four automakers that defied the Trump administration in signing a deal ...
2019-09-06, 11:13

Automakers warn Trump against emissions freeze, urge California to return to negotiating table Seventeen major automobile manufacturers urged President Donald Trump to establish a national standard for fuel economy and resume talks with Californ...
2019-06-07, 08:52

Justice Dept. Investigates California Emissions Pact That Embarrassed Trump The investigation escalates a standoff between President Trump, California and the auto industry over one of his most significant rollbacks of climate...
2019-09-06, 15:39

DOJ launches probe of automakers that agreed to California emissions rules The US Department of Justice (DOJ) has launched an antitrust investigation into BMW, Ford, Honda and Volkswagen, the four automakers that came to a vo...
2019-09-06, 19:52

White House nixes automakers' plea for California pact on emissions The White House, after receiving a plea from several automakers for a compromise, said the California Air Resource Board “failed to put forward a prod...
2019-06-07, 15:13

Automakers back compromise on U.S. emissions targets, urge deal In a letter to California's governor signed by 17 major automakers, including GM, Toyota and VW, the companies urged a compromise "midway" between Oba...
2019-06-06, 20:26

Major automakers back compromise on U.S. vehicle emissions rules, urge deal A group of major automakers on Thursday backed a compromise on vehicle emissions aimed at heading off a confrontation between California and the Trump...
2019-06-06, 19:00

UPDATE 1-Major automakers back compromise on U.S. vehicle emissions rules, urge deal A group of major automakers on Thursday backed a compromise on vehicle emissions aimed at heading off a confrontation between California and the Trump...
2019-06-06, 19:26

President Trump Is Pissed That Automakers Are Ignoring His Emissions Rollback President Trump is pissed at Ford for siding with California over him, Care by Volvo is in hot water, German automakers team up for autonomous cars, m...
2019-08-23, 02:00

Senator takes aim at Trump antitrust probe of automakers over emissions Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris asked the Justice Department's inspector general to investigate the antitrust division's decision to p...
2019-09-13, 17:13

Senator Harris takes aim at Trump antitrust probe of automakers over emissions U.S. Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris on Friday asked a government watchdog to look into the Trump administration's decisio...
2019-09-13, 14:13

17 major automakers call on Trump admin not to freeze emissions requirements In a letter to California Governor Gavin Newsom signed by 17 major automakers including General Motors, Toyota Motor Corp and Volkswagen AG, the compa...
2019-06-07, 01:13

US probes BMW, Volkswagen over California emissions deal Two German automakers have been targeted by an antitrust probe for making a deal to meet tougher emissions standards. Critics have called the probe a ...
2019-09-06, 23:00

Buttigieg says Trump using Justice Department as 'his own personal law firm' 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg on Sunday slammed President Trump’s recent move to direct Attorney General William Barr look int...
2019-06-16, 13:52

By cutting deals with California and Colorado, automakers sidestep Trump administration Colorado became the second state in a week to reach its own agreement with four key automakers setting guidelines for the sale of zero-emissions vehic...
2019-07-31, 13:13

Justice Dept. again sides with Trump over House in personal financial records fight The Trump administration's Justice Department has again taken President Donald Trump's side in a fight between him -- as a private citizen -- and the ...
2019-08-19, 18:13

4 automakers face antitrust probe over Calif. emissions pact Ford, BMW, Volkswagen and Honda in July reached a voluntary agreement with the state to adopt fuel-economy standards that were lower than Obama-era ru...
2019-09-06, 12:52

New rebel bid to halt no-deal Brexit amid fury at PM’s enforcer Dominic Cummings Alarm is mounting about Dominic Cummings and his willingness to defy parliamentRebel MPs are working on a plan to thwart Boris Johnson in pursuing a n...
2019-08-08, 08:00

California plan embraced by four automakers had been rejected by EPA The previously unreported detail sheds new light on the months-long battle between between Washington and Sacramento over the mileage rules that autom...
2019-08-06, 05:00

Automakers urge California, US to restart mileage talks SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Major automobile manufacturers are urging the Trump administration and California restart negotiations over vehicle mileage ...
2019-06-06, 23:39

Colorado joins California in requiring automakers to sell more electric cars Colorado has become the 11th state to adopt California's zero-emission-vehicle mandate forcing automakers to sell more electric cars in the state...
2019-08-26, 16:13

U.S. Justice Department keeps Manafort in federal custody, citing health, personal safety The U.S. Justice Department has decided to keep convicted felon Paul Manafort in federal custody, it said on Tuesday, citing concerns about the "healt...
2019-06-18, 13:13

U.S. Justice Dept. keeps Manafort in federal custody, citing health, personal safety Convicted felon Paul Manafort will remain in federal custody, a U.S. Justice Department official said on Tuesday, citing concerns about the "health an...
2019-06-18, 17:39

EPA, DOT say California actions on auto emissions appear to be 'unlawful' The top lawyers at the Environmental Protection Agency and Transportation Department told the California Air Resources Board Friday that the state's a...
2019-09-06, 15:39

DOJ Investigating Auto Makers Over California Emissions Agreement The Justice Department has launched an antitrust investigation into Ford, Honda, BMW and Volkswagen after they forged an agreement with California on ...
2019-09-06, 14:52

U.S. moving to block California vehicle emissions rules Two U.S. agencies are preparing to submit for final White House regulatory review a plan to revoke California's authority to set its own vehicle green...
2019-09-05, 13:13

Oregon set to join California with market-based plan to cut emissions Clean energy job bill would allow cap and trade of emissionsGovernor Brown: ‘Oregon can be the log that breaks the jam’Oregon is poised to becomethe s...
2019-06-20, 12:13

Ford, BMW, Honda, and Volkswagen agree to California emissions framework Ford, BMW, Volkswagen and Honda said on Thursday they have reached a voluntary agreement with the state of California to adopt compromise vehicle emis...
2019-07-31, 16:39

Mercedes-Benz likely to agree to California's tougher emissions rules Mercedes-Benz may be the next company to agree to California's voluntary emissions rules, The New York Times reports. Ford, BMW, Volkswagen and H...
2019-08-20, 13:00

UPDATE 2-U.S. moving to block California vehicle emissions rules Two U.S. agencies are preparing to submit for final White House regulatory review a plan to revoke California's authority to set its own vehicle green...
2019-09-05, 16:52

U.S. preparing to block California vehicle emissions rules, report says The move comes as President Donald Trump has expressed anger with four automakers, including Ford Moto Co., that have reached a voluntary agreement wi...
2019-09-06, 09:00

Falling carbon emissions aren't harming California economy, study says A new analysis says California, one of the most environmentally conscious states in the nation, has again achieved a net reduction in carbon emissions...
2019-08-13, 19:52

Calif. pressures automakers to join CAFE deal Four automakers down and 14 to go. That's the view from California as it leads the charge to pressure additional manufacturers to join a compromise de...
2019-08-11, 00:13

Automakers, Colorado reach deal on zero-emission vehicle mandate The state, which plans to adopt California's zero-emission vehicle requirements starting in the 2023 model year, will allow automakers to earn credits...
2019-07-31, 15:13

'We all have a personal connection' - dockside memorial grows for California boat fire victims Members of the close-knit Santa Barbara boating community gathered on Tuesday to construct a makeshift memorial to the 34 people believed to have peri...
2019-09-03, 19:39

California bill may fill data gaps in the criminal justice system Inconsistent data isn't just a headache in the criminal justice system -- it could make the difference between someone going free or serving time...
2019-09-17, 01:00

California Teen Seeks Justice in Court After Being Beaten by Police While at a Family Birthday Party A California teen who ended up being pummeled by a police officer when cops raided a relative’s birthday party earlier this year is now suing, chargin...
2019-08-24, 12:52

Automakers Rebuke Trump's Planned EPA Rollback A coalition of automakers, composed of Ford, GM, BMW, Honda, Mazda, Nissan, Subaru and Volkswagen, delivered a letter to the White House on Thursday a...
2019-06-06, 22:00

Automakers to Trump: Cars are not a national security threat If the negotiation had taken place at a car dealership, it would have ended with the customer walking away — without the keys to a new vehicle in hand...
2019-05-21, 11:26

Trump criticizes automakers cool on his mileage plan Four automakers including Ford and BMW last month reached a compromise with California’s clean-air regulator to boost the fuel efficiency of autos sol...
2019-08-21, 12:26

American Automakers Could Be a Casualty in Trump’s Trade War With Mexico President Donald Trump’s threatened tariffs on imports from Mexico could take a toll on American automakers if and when they go into effect, eco...
2019-05-31, 16:52

Exclusive: Falwell steered Liberty University land deal benefiting his personal trainer Evangelical leader and prominent Donald Trump backer Jerry Falwell Jr personally approved real estate transactions by his nonprofit Christian universi...
2019-08-27, 19:13

College Essays Should Be Personal. For School-Shooting Survivors, the Question Is How Personal. A generation of American students has become tragically familiar with mass shootings. Many of them describe the life-changing experiences in their col...
2019-06-19, 09:52

Automakers tremble in Asia as Trump threatens Mexico tariffs Shares of major Asian automakers and suppliers tumbled on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to slap tariffs on imports from Mexico f...
2019-05-31, 02:13

Trump Mexico tariff threat rattles automakers, suppliers Railing against a wave of illegal immigrants across the southern U.S. border, President Trump threatened all goods from Mexico with a 5 percent tariff...
2019-05-31, 13:13

Automakers snub Trump to side with climate crisis, says Obama-era official Companies are considering years of regulatory uncertainty when aligning with California’s mileage standards dealAutomakers pushing back against Donald...
2019-08-22, 05:26

Trump's Mexico tariffs could cost Detroit automakers billions Detroit automakers face billions in lost profits from tariffs on imports from Mexico announced Thursday by President Donald Trump, said an assessment....
2019-05-31, 15:39

The World’s Largest Automakers Asked Trump Not to Loosen a Climate Change Standard. Here’s Why The world’s largest automakers doubled down on their call for the Trump Administration to rethink the scope of a rollback on limits on pollution...
2019-06-07, 20:26

Japanese automakers tout US-based jobs at all-time high as Trump ramps up trade war Japanese automakers say they generated more than 1.6 million jobs in the U.S. at manufacturing plants, dealerships and suppliers. Of those jobs, more ...
2019-05-21, 11:52

Automakers make last-gasp push to stop Trump from rolling back car pollution rules Leading U.S. automakers are making an 11th-hour push to stop the Trump administration from dramatically weakening Obama-era fuel efficiency standards,...
2019-06-07, 12:13

Trump's Proposed Rollback of Fuel Efficiency Standards Remains a Total Nightmare for Automakers Trump wants to soften the Obama-era rise in fuel efficiency standards, even though no one else really wants it, including automakers, the state of Cal...
2019-07-09, 20:26

UK justice minister says likely parliament will find a way to stop no-deal Brexit British justice minister David Gauke said on Sunday he believed that parliament would find a way to stop a new prime minister taking Britain out of th...
2019-07-07, 08:52

Nadler strikes deal with Justice Department for Mueller documents House judiciary committee chairman Rep. Jerrold Nadler said Monday he reached a deal with the Justice Department to get key evidence from the Mueller ...
2019-06-10, 18:00

Brexit enforcer Cummings’ farm took €235,000 in EU handouts Boris Johnson aide, a strident critic of Brussels, is accused of hypocrisy over paymentsBoris Johnson’s controversial enforcer, Dominic Cummings, an a...
2019-08-10, 16:39

Police need to step up and treat fraud seriously, says top law enforcer Fraud has been a "Cinderella crime" for too long and must be taken far more seriously by police to stop criminals plundering the wealth of law-abiding...
2019-09-03, 13:52

Financial Watchdog Shifts From Enforcer to Educator A federal regulator set up after the financial crisis to be a watchdog over the financial industry is shifting its mission from enforcement to consume...
2019-07-12, 08:39

US says Trump coal moves hasten but don't increase emissions Federal officials say the Trump administration's decision to lift a moratorium on coal sales from public lands could hasten the release of more than 5...
2019-05-22, 21:26

The Trump Administration Just Loosened Methane Emissions Rules. Here’s What To Know On Thursday, the Environmental Protection Agency announced plans to loosen regulations on methane, a potent greenhouse gas known to propel climate cha...
2019-08-29, 22:52

House Democrats reach deal with Justice Department to review Mueller materials “These documents will allow us to perform our constitutional duties and decide how to respond to the allegations laid out against the President by the...
2019-06-10, 12:52

Justice Department and House intelligence panel strike deal for Mueller materials The agreement means the committee will not enforce a subpoena against the attorney general, while the Justice Department works to turn over requested ...
2019-05-22, 10:39

U.S. Justice Department staff recommends blocking T-Mobile-Sprint deal, sources say The U.S. Justice Department's antitrust division staff has recommended the agency block T-Mobile US Inc's $26 billion acquisition of smaller rival Spr...
2019-05-22, 12:39

Questions after Cuomo’s MTA enforcer missed deadline for disclosure form Larry Schwartz failed to meet the May 15 deadline revealing his outside employment, income and holdings — the only one of 19 board members to ignore t...
2019-06-15, 23:52

"Shit Happens": Philippine Drug War Enforcer On Police Killing Of Toddler A former police general who oversaw the bloodiest years of the Philippines' war on drugs on Thursday shrugged off the killing by police of a 3-year-ol...
2019-07-04, 08:39

Enforcer of Philippine drug war defends police killing of toddler A former police general who oversaw the bloodiest years of the Philippines' war on drugs shrugged off the killing by police of a 3-year-old girl in a ...
2019-07-05, 02:39

UK government enforcer in upper house quits over parliament suspension The British government's enforcer in the upper house quit on Thursday in protest at Boris Johnson's suspension of parliament, saying it risks undermin...
2019-08-29, 07:26

Trump personal assistant Madeleine Westerhout resigns WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s personal assistant Madeleine Westerhout has resigned from her job, a White House official and another person fam...
2019-09-01, 09:26

Trump’s Personal Assistant, Madeleine Westerhout, Steps Down Her abrupt exit came after the president learned that she had indiscreetly shared details about the Trump family and the Oval Office operations she wa...
2019-08-30, 06:52

Bringing justice to the people: how the UN is helping communities deal with disputes in remote and dangerous areas Justice can be hard to come by in countries hit by conflict. To ensure that communities can settle disputes, and see criminals lawfully punished, UN p...
2019-05-21, 09:52

Trump Japan visit to focus on personal ties, not substance President Donald Trump’s visit to Japan is to focus on personal ties with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe rather than substantive results on trade, security...
2019-05-24, 04:26

Trump's Personal Assistant Steps Down Over Leak Of Information: Reports Donald Trump's personal assistant Madeleine Westerhout resigned on Thursday after she shared information about the president's family with journalists...
2019-08-30, 06:00

Trump says he forgives ex-personal assistant who spoke to reporters about his family President Trump issued a not-so-veiled threat to his former personal assistant — while claiming that he “fully understood and forgave her” — and slamm...
2019-08-31, 10:52

Trump says personal assistant was ‘drinking’ when she made 'hurtful' comments President Trump on Friday expressed disappointment over what he described as the “unfortunate” departure this week of his personal assistant Madeleine...
2019-08-31, 08:52

Japan Rolled Out the Red Carpet. Trump Veered Off Into Personal Fixations. In Japan, President Trump acted like a man who could never be fully present, defining his trip more by a focus on politics at home than diplomacy abro...
2019-05-28, 05:26

Stephen Colbert on Trump's racist attack: 'A new personal best in being the worst' Late-night hosts discussed Trump’s attack on four Democratic congresswomen of colour and his decision to stand behind itLate-night hosts took apart Do...
2019-07-16, 11:39

Trump’s Personal Assistant Was Fired for Comments About Tiffany and Ivanka The personal assistant to President Donald Trump who was fired on Thursday for talking shit about Trump and his family had specifically referred to th...
2019-08-31, 17:39

Mystery Surrounds Saudi Crown Prince's Enforcer In Year Since Khashoggi Death Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had a trusted enforcer inside the Royal Court until the murder of columnist Jamal Khashoggi nearly a year ago....
2019-09-13, 08:00

Trump’s Personal Assistant Resigns Because She Couldn’t Stop Flossin’ and Spilling Tea A white woman with arguably the whitest name ever is no longer working in the Whitest House after reports that she shared some inner secrets about the...
2019-08-30, 13:26

Trump’s personal assistant Madeleine Westerhout abruptly resigns: report President Trump’s personal assistant abruptly resigned from her post on Thursday after it was revealed she shared information about the presiden...
2019-08-30, 02:26

Trump: Ousted Personal Assistant Made "Hurtful" Comments About Family President Donald Trump said he dismissed his personal assistant, Madeleine Westerhout, after she divulged personal information about the Trump family ...
2019-08-31, 12:26

Trump's Personal Attacks on Elijah Cummings Reach a Sinister New Level Donald Trump has spent days waging a one-sided war on Rep. Elijah Cummings, with a particular focus on portraying Cummings’ city of Baltimore as an Am...
2019-08-02, 16:39

For Democrats, Trump impeachment question is a personal struggle transcending politics The Washington Post interviewed 45 Democrats spanning the caucus’s divides and found lawmakers struggling with how to respond to a norm-smashing presi...
2019-06-08, 23:13

Democratic states sue Trump for gutting signature Obama emissions rule for coal plants A host of Democratic attorneys general from across the country sued the Trump administration Tuesday for gutting President Barack Obama’s signature pl...
2019-08-13, 20:39

Trump EPA snubs carbon capture, an emissions reduction technique favored by environmentalists and Republicans The Trump Environmental Protection Agency is dismissing a technology that is favored by many Republicans and is widely considered to be among the most...
2019-06-22, 01:13

North Korea’s missile tests raise stakes for Trump’s personal diplomacy with Kim The president plays down short-range tests that violate U.N. sanctions and undermine his claim that his intervention has changed North Korean behavior...
2019-08-01, 06:52

Trump’s Personal Assistant, Madeleine Westerhout, Shared Intimate Details of First Family Mr. Trump said Friday that his Ms. Westerhout had been drinking when she “said things about my children” to reporters, comments he called “a little bi...
2019-08-30, 23:13

Trump says ousted personal assistant made ‘hurtful’ comments about his family to reporters Madeleine Westerhout, who kept a low public profile even though she was one of the more influential members of the White House staff, abruptly left he...
2019-08-30, 21:00

Climate Change Denialists Dubbed Auto Makers the ‘Opposition’ in Fight Over Trump’s Emissions Rollback Newly released government emails show how climate denier groups quickly dominated the internal discussion over the historic rollback of the Obama-era ...
2019-07-02, 17:39

PG&E reaches $11B deal with California wildfire insurers The utility said in a statement the tentative agreement covers 85% of the insurance claims from fires that included the one that decimated the town of...
2019-09-13, 20:52

Sarah ‘Suckabee’ Sanders Lands Softly at Trump’s Personal YouTube Channel, Fox News For former Trump administration officials, there are really only two places to go after leaving the White House: reality TV or Fox News, which is real...
2019-08-22, 17:13

President Trump Discusses Climate Change With Prince Charles and Blames Other Countries for Inaction, Despite U.S. Emissions Surge President Donald Trump and Prince Charles discussed climate change during the President’s state visit to the U.K. this week. But Trump continued...
2019-06-05, 13:13

President Trump Skips G-7 Climate Discussion as World Leaders Address Amazon Fires, Carbon Emissions (BIARRITZ, France) — U.S. President Donald Trump skipped a discussion on climate with other world leaders at the Group of Seven summit in France...
2019-08-26, 14:39

Trump floats personal meeting with China’s Xi Jinping to resolve the Hong Kong crisis ‘humanely’ PERSONAL MEETING?: With Chinese paramilitary forces massing on the border with Hong Kong and the trade war with China sending U.S. markets into a tail...
2019-08-16, 06:52

Congress Asks What’s Up With Ivanka Trump and Hubby Jared Kushner and Their Use of Personal Email as Probe Deepens Donald Trump son-in-law-turned-White House aide Jared Kushner’s use of WhatsApp, as well as personal email and other unofficial message services in hi...
2019-07-03, 01:39

Trump forgave his former personal assistant for telling reporters he doesn't like taking pictures with his daughter Tiffany Alex Wong/Getty Images, AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, The Washington Post/Getty Before retweeting a dozen tweets about Hurricane Dorian on Saturday mornin...
2019-08-31, 21:26

Ben & Jerry’s Takes on Criminal Justice Reform with New Flavor, Justice Remix’d In a world in which the trappings of allyship have devolved into Instagram likes or tawdry photo ops, premium ice cream company Ben & Jerry’s has ...
2019-09-03, 16:26

Doctors in Debt: These Physicians Gladly Struck a Deal With California The state is providing up to $300,000 in debt relief for doctors who agree to accept Medicaid. The grant has lifted “an emotional burden,” one recipie...
2019-07-31, 13:26

California man scammed investors out of $14M with Netflix ‘film’ deal: feds A California man scammed foreign investors out of $14 million by falsely telling them their dough would be used to produce a Netflix film featuring &#...
2019-08-28, 13:52

Barr: Justice Dept. is ‘all in’ on criminal justice overhaul _____ EDGEFIELD, S.C. (AP) — Leroy Nolan has spent the last 26 years behind bars at a federal prison for a drug conviction. In the prison factory, he ...
2019-07-13, 15:39

New York, California and Other States Are Suing to Block T-Mobile’s Sprint Deal (NEW YORK) — A group of state attorneys general led by New York and California filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday to block T-Mobile’s $26.5 b...
2019-06-11, 20:00

California approves statewide rent control to deal with housing crunch California lawmakers on Wednesday passed a statewide cap on annual rent increases for most tenants, the boldest step yet to address an affordable hous...
2019-09-11, 21:00

Jeffries says he believes Trump obstructed justice House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries said Sunday morning that there’s reason to believe President Donald Trump committed obstruction of ju...
2019-05-26, 17:26

Bernie Sanders meets California fire victims, lays out Green New Deal Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders on Thursday unveiled a $16.3 trillion climate change strategy on a tour of northern California that inc...
2019-08-23, 00:52

Kim Kardashian assists Trump's justice reforms Reality star and activist Kim Kardashian West has returned to the White House to promote efforts to help those leaving prison return to the workforce....
2019-06-13, 18:26

Trump’s and Biden’s dueling claims on criminal justice reform President Trump gave no credit to Barack Obama for a significant change in sentencing, and former vice president Joe Biden, in turn, minimized what Tr...
2019-08-14, 13:52

Justice Dept. Declined to Prosecute Comey Over Memos About Trump The former F.B.I. director documented his interactions with the president in a series of memos that jolted Washington and helped prompt the appointmen...
2019-08-01, 18:13

New book claims Justice Kennedy lobbied for Trump to consider Kavanaugh Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh reportedly was among the top five choices that former Justice Anthony Kennedy recommended then-candidate Donald ...
2019-07-11, 09:26

President Trump decision to end DACA was lawful, Justice Department says The Justice Department submitted a legal brief to the Supreme Court Monday that stated President Trump acted lawfully when he decided to end the Obama...
2019-08-20, 07:39

Justice backs Mnuchin’s refusal to turn over Trump’s taxes The Justice Department says Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin was right to withhold President Donald Trump’s tax returns from a House committee t...
2019-06-14, 20:26

Justice Department stands by Mnuchin withholding Trump’s tax returns The department argues there was a plan to make the president’s tax returns public, which means the request was not to carry out a legitimate legislati...
2019-06-15, 00:39

Trump Has Right to End DACA, Justice Dept. Tells Supreme Court The government’s brief in the case, about the fate of the program that shields the young immigrants known as Dreamers, is the first salvo in a legal t...
2019-08-20, 00:13

| WATCH | Jeremy Corbyn: Hunt and Johnson are perusing post no-Deal Brexit trade deal with Trump UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has accused Conservative leadership candidates Jeremy Hunt and Boris Johnson of using the possibility of a no-deal Brex...
2019-07-15, 04:52

Kamala Harris, a critic of Acosta's Epstein plea deal, under fire for agreement she negotiated as California AG Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris is facing questions over a plea deal her office negotiated during her stint as California’s attorney g...
2019-07-19, 06:39

Kim Kardashian West thanks Ivanka Trump for support on criminal justice reform Kim Kardashian West tweeted her gratitude toward Ivanka Trump Thursday after speaking at the White House on behalf of those attempting to return to th...
2019-06-14, 07:26

Trump 'Dossier' Author Grilled By US Justice Department Watchdogs: Report Federal lawyers probing the origins of the investigation of ties between Russia and President Donald Trump's campaign have interviewed the author of a...
2019-07-09, 15:39

Trump 'dossier' author grilled by Justice Department watchdogs: sources Federal lawyers probing the origins of the investigation of ties between Russia and President Donald Trump's campaign have interviewed the author of a...
2019-07-09, 07:00

Andrew McCabe blames Trump for firing, sues Justice Department and FBI Former acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe is suing the Justice Department and FBI over his firing last spring and accusing President Donald Trump of po...
2019-08-09, 04:00

Trump, first lady pay respects to the late Justice John Paul Stevens President Trump and the first lady on Monday paid their respects to the late Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens. “Going with First Lady to ...
2019-07-22, 13:39

Kamala Harris Says She Would Pursue an Obstruction of Justice Charge Against Trump as President (WASHINGTON) — Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris said Wednesday that if she wins the White House, her Justice Department “wo...
2019-06-12, 17:26

Mnuchin on solid ground in withholding Trump tax returns: Justice Department U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin did not violate the law by refusing to provide President Donald Trump's tax returns to Congress because the con...
2019-06-14, 19:39

Trump to nominate son of late Justice Antonin Scalia for Labor secretary President Trump said Thursday that he plans to nominate the son of late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia to be the next Labor secretary. Trump sai...
2019-07-19, 01:52

Justice Dept. Seeks to Halt Democrats’ Suit Over Trump’s Profits in Office The department asked an appeals court for an emergency order halting the emoluments lawsuit as congressional Democrats issued subpoenas to the preside...
2019-07-08, 22:26

Trump says Justice Kavanaugh should 'start suing people' after new report of sexual misconduct The comments came in response to an article in The New York Times that surfaced a previously unreported allegation of sexual misconduct from the justi...
2019-09-15, 11:00

Trump asks Justice Department to 'rescue' Kavanaugh as Democrats call for impeachment U.S. President Donald Trump called on the Justice Department to come to Brett Kavanaugh's "recuse" after new information was published on allegations ...
2019-09-16, 03:00

Justice Department backs Treasury in refusal to hand over Donald Trump's taxes The Justice Department on Friday released a memo in support of Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin's decision to refuse House Democrats' subpoena seekin...
2019-06-14, 19:52

Mueller’s approach to question of whether Trump obstructed justice leaves both sides frustrated The questions the former special counsel faced throughout the day underlined the lingering confusion about one of the most confounding decisions made ...
2019-07-24, 20:13

Justice Department Says Former FBI Director James Comey Violated Policy by Leaking Trump Memos (WASHINGTON) — Former FBI Director James Comey violated FBI policies in his handling of memos documenting private conversations with President D...
2019-08-30, 02:26

Justice Department reverses position on keeping citizenship question in census after Trump tweet WASHINGTON (NBC NEWS) – A top Justice Department lawyer said Wednesday the agency is trying to find a “legally available path” to in...
2019-07-03, 20:52

Trump to Nominate Late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s Son for Labor Secretary We all know that President Trump met up with nepotism in a back alley, punched it in the balls, and hit it over the head with one of Ivanka’s kitten h...
2019-07-19, 13:52

Comey violated FBI policies by leaking Trump memos, justice department rules – live Inspector general’s report says former FBI director James Comey ‘set a dangerous example’ for current employeesSign up to the US briefing and get a ne...
2019-08-29, 14:39

Justice Department Says It Was ‘Instructed’ by President Trump to Explore Ways to Put Citizenship Question on the Census President Donald Trump’s Wednesday morning announcement that he still aimed to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census, despide a serious ...
2019-07-03, 23:39

Union says Trump appointee may be improperly influencing Justice Department crime victim grants A unit of the largest U.S. public employees union has filed a complaint with the Justice Department’s Inspector General alleging that an appointee of ...
2019-09-04, 16:39

Trump targets John Legend, Chrissy Teigen on Twitter after MSNBC criminal justice series President Trump targeted John Legend and Chrissy Teigen on Twitter after a criminal justice series aired on MSNBC. The couple was quick to respond. ...
2019-09-09, 19:52

Dolphins owner Stephen Ross leaves NFL's social justice committee amid Trump backlash Dolphins owner Stephen Ross removed himself from his post on the NFL's social justice committee amid backlash for his financial support of Trump....
2019-08-21, 16:52

House chairman says Justice Department agrees to provide underlying evidence from Mueller report pertaining to Trump WASHINGTON (AP) — House chairman says Justice Department agrees to provide underlying evidence from Mueller report pertaining to Trump. The post House...
2019-06-10, 13:00

Justice Department hires whole new team of lawyers to defend the Trump administration’s bid to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census REUTERS / Jonathan Ernst The Justice Department is shaking up the legal team fighting for the inclusion of a citizenship question on the 2020 census....
2019-07-08, 06:26

Trump sues California over tax return law U.S. President Donald Trump sued California on Tuesday over a new law requiring presidential candidates to release their tax returns to run in the sta...
2019-08-06, 18:00

Trump Says All "Very Much Under Control" After California Earthquake US President Donald Trump said Thursday that the situation in Southern California after a strong 6.4-magnitude earthquake appeared to be under control...
2019-07-04, 20:13

Trump says US will 'no longer deal' with British ambassador after leaked anti-Trump cables President Trump announced Monday that the U.S. will "no longer deal" with the British ambassador to the United States after leaked diplomatic cables s...
2019-07-08, 16:39

Ben & Jerry's newest ice cream flavor 'Justice ReMix'd' backs criminal justice reform Justice ReMix'd is described as cinnamon and chocolate ice cream with gobs of cinnamon bun dough and spicy fudge brownies.    ...
2019-09-03, 22:52

Trump Inspires California Lawmakers to Go on Offense California Democrats have been energized by a wave of anti-Trump sentiment to enact a sweeping liberal agenda that in almost every way offers a counte...
2019-09-14, 06:39

What Mayors in California Say About Trump’s Effort to Fix Homelessness Wednesday: Where there is, and isn’t, common ground on homelessness between California officials and the Trump administration. Also: A landmark bill t...
2019-09-11, 15:00

California mulls adopting portions of despised Trump tax law SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California’s liberal Legislature wants to give poor people a lot more money in their state tax refunds each year. But ...
2019-06-16, 14:26

The Latest: California also suing over Trump health rule The Latest on states suing the Trump administration over a rule allowing medical providers to cite religious beliefs in declining to perform abortions...
2019-05-21, 20:00

Trump plans to allow fracking near California's national parks Environmental groups are preparing for a fight against the proposal that would end a five-year fracking moratorium in central CaliforniaThe Trump admi...
2019-05-21, 09:01

Trump to nominate Gene Scalia, son of late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, for secretary of labor President Trump on Thursday night announced he's nominating attorney Gene Scalia, the son of the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, to replace...
2019-07-18, 21:00

California sued over law blocking Trump from ballot unless he releases tax returns Four voters in California, along with the conservative transparency group Judicial Watch, announced Monday they have filed a federal lawsuit against t...
2019-08-05, 18:26

Rush Limbaugh: Trump needs to go to California, remind Americans what a Dem-run state looks like Go west, President Trump!  That's what conservative radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh advised Trump to do Tuesday, saying he should start appearing p...
2019-06-11, 19:26

California governor signs law to force Trump into releasing tax returns California's Democratic governor signed a law on Tuesday requiring U.S. presidential candidates to release five years of tax returns before they can a...
2019-07-31, 15:00

Trump Campaign Sues Over California’s Requirement to Release Tax Returns Lawsuits by the Trump campaign and the Republican National Committee challenge a law with a new requirement for candidates to appear on primary ballot...
2019-08-06, 16:13

Trump administration officials head to California in bid to tackle homelessness President Trump has dispatched a team to California to see what the federal government can do to crack down on the state’s escalating homelessness cri...
2019-09-10, 23:26

California governor: Trump committed to helping earthquake recovery Gavin Newsom says damage from 7.1 quake is ‘deceiving’Fires and cracked buildings but no fatalities or major injuriesOfficials in southern California ...
2019-07-07, 10:00

Trump declares state of emergency for California after major earthquakes President Trump on Monday declared a state of emergency in California, paving the way for federal aid after two major earthquakes rattled the state la...
2019-07-09, 06:00

Trump Eyes Crackdown on Homelessness as Aides Visit California The president is pushing his administration to address surging homelessness in liberal cities he loves to hate, like Los Angeles. But his powers are l...
2019-09-11, 00:13

Donald Trump targets John Legend, Chrissy Teigen after Legend appears on MSNBC criminal justice series President Donald Trump called out John Legend and wife, Chrissy Teigen, after Legend spoke on criminal justice with Lester Holt on MSNBC Sunday night....
2019-09-09, 19:52

Automakers unite on hot car technology NBC NEWS-Major automakers are uniting to develop technology to combat the problem of hot car deaths. General Motors, Ford, Fiat, Chrysler and Toyota ...
2019-09-06, 00:39

California agencies fought fires on federal land. Now Trump won’t pay in full The US Forest Service audited the reimbursement sent by the state and is withholding $9m, saying they needed more documentationAs California prepares ...
2019-05-23, 11:13

California: 'resistance' state has donated more to Trump than to most Democrats in 2020 race President has raised $3.2m in California this year, analysis finds – more than Joe Biden and Bernie SandersResidents of California, the self-fashioned...
2019-07-18, 19:13

Trump campaign sues California over law requiring candidates release tax forms Lawsuits say the new law violates the US constitution and is ‘a naked political attack’ against Donald TrumpThe Trump campaign and the Republican part...
2019-08-06, 19:13

Trump Discovers California's Homelessness Crisis, Will Absolutely Make It Worse The Trump administration is considering destroying homeless encampments in California and moving residents to new “facilities,” officials told the Was...
2019-09-11, 16:52

US briefing: Democratic debate, Trump's wall and California boat fire Friday’s top story: Biden clashes with Warren and Sanders as frontrunners finally share a stage. Plus, the 100 best films of the 21st centurySubscribe...
2019-09-13, 10:39

Senate confirms Trump judicial nominee to California-based 9th Circuit Daniel Bress, who clerked for the late Justice Antonin Scalia, is Trump’s seventh nominee to what is widely considered the country’s most liberal appe...
2019-07-09, 17:52

Trump Administration Expedites Challenge to California on Auto-Emission Rules The Trump administration is pressing regulators to speed up the rollout of new tailpipe-emission rules, an attempt to strike back at California for ma...
2019-09-05, 20:52

California sues Trump administration over high-speed rail funds California on Tuesday sued the Trump administration after it confirmed last week it will withhold $929 million in high-speed rail funding awarded to t...
2019-05-21, 15:39

California to require Donald Trump's tax returns for 2020 ballot spot California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Tuesday signed a bill requiring President Donald Trump to release his tax returns before the state will put his name o...
2019-07-31, 16:39

Trump's new anti-asylum rule faces court test in California A new U.S. rule aimed at slashing the number of asylum cases at the southern border with Mexico faces a court test on Wednesday when a federal judge w...
2019-07-24, 06:26

President Donald Trump heads to California for campaign events in Bay Area, LA President Donald Trump will visit Northern and Southern California Tuesday for more campaign stops in the heavily Democratic state, a day after he stu...
2019-09-17, 11:52

Donald Trump sues California over law requiring candidates to release tax returns President Donald Trump on Tuesday sued the state of California over its new law requiring presidential candidates to release their tax returns to be e...
2019-08-07, 15:26

European automakers tell governments they must help sell EVs The industry says a bigger charging infrastructure and subsidies to help boost EV sales are needed to help companies meet stringent new emissions rule...
2019-09-12, 08:39

Toyota, other automakers expand in Africa Faced with stagnant sales in developed economies, automakers including Toyota, Volkswagen, BMW, and Nissan are seeking to break into Africa, considere...
2019-08-30, 08:39

Automakers Cut 38,000 Jobs in the Last Six Months and More Are on the Way: Report Things start getting depressing when you count up automakers’ recent job cuts, Dr. Z retires but not before telling Daimler to cut costs, Bosch gets f...
2019-05-23, 10:39

California woman who slapped Trump supporter during 2017 rally convicted of battery A California woman accused of slapping a Trump supporter during a Make America Great Again rally in Orange County more than two years ago has been con...
2019-08-17, 23:26

California leads latest lawsuit against Trump’s ‘public charge’ immigration rule California and three other states filed a lawsuit Friday that challenges the Trump administration’s so-called “public charge” rule, which strengthens ...
2019-08-16, 20:26

Trump administration holds off redirecting California's high-speed rail money The Trump administration on Wednesday agreed not to immediately redirect nearly $1 billion it is withholding from California's high-speed rail project...
2019-05-22, 17:52

Group sues to block California law aimed at forcing Trump to release tax returns A conservative legal group has filed a lawsuit seeking to block a new California law aimed at forcing Republican U.S. President Donald Trump to releas...
2019-08-05, 20:26

California, advocacy groups file lawsuit against Trump public charge rule The state of California and several advocacy groups filed separate lawsuits Friday against a rule that would deny lawful permanent status to immigrant...
2019-08-17, 00:26

California Dem convention heats up as candidates jab Trump, call for impeachment ... and contend with hecklers Fourteen presidential hopefuls rallied at the California Democratic Convention in San Francisco Saturday, taking shots at Trump and outlining their pl...
2019-06-02, 01:13

Trump administration pulls $929 million in funding for California high-speed rail The Federal Railroad Administration announced Thursday that it terminated a 2010 agreement with the California High-Speed Rail Authority and will pull...
2019-05-21, 08:38

Trump EPA chief accuses California of bad faith in broken fuel efficiency talks Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Andrew Wheeler accused California’s top air pollution regulator Mary Nichols on Thursday of being "unwil...
2019-06-20, 15:26

California sues Trump administration over withholding high-speed rail funds California on Tuesday sued the Trump administration in U.S. District Court after the U.S. Transportation Department confirmed it would withhold $929 m...
2019-05-21, 16:39

Jaguar, BMW and Mercedes have most to lose among automakers in US tariff war The risk of U.S. tariffs on global auto imports and parts has cast a shadow over the worldwide auto market, but some automakers stand to lose more tha...
2019-07-10, 11:52

Major automakers post U.S. May sales increases Major automakers on Monday posted higher U.S. new vehicle sales for May, the first increase for 2019 as a strong economy and upbeat consumer sentiment...
2019-06-03, 14:39

Automakers near CO2 cliff-edge in electrification race Automakers are using the Frankfurt auto show to debut electric and hybrid cars that will help them to comply with tough new CO2 emissions targets in E...
2019-09-10, 09:00

UAW head wants union to share in profits of U.S. automakers The head of the labor union representing most hourly workers at the U.S. automakers struck an adversarial tone on Monday, vowing in likely contentious...
2019-07-15, 13:52

Automakers eye VR to banish boredom in autonomous cars Automakers have long focused on getting drivers to sit tight and pay attention to the road. Now, as the industry moves to self-driving cars and driver...
2019-06-14, 08:52

Mexico tariffs could cost automakers billions Faced with President Trump's tariff threat on Mexico, automakers are planning to delay some vehicle shipments from Mexico, people briefed on the plans...
2019-06-04, 18:13

Trump's love for infrastructure doesn't extend to California's high-speed rail project Even as President Donald Trump insists he's supportive of infrastructure projects, some say his record proves otherwise, especially when looking ...
2019-05-22, 18:26

California sues Trump administration for pulling nearly $1 billion from high-speed rail project California on Tuesday filed a legal challenge to the Trump administration's plans to terminate a grant of nearly $1 billion for the state's ...
2019-05-21, 16:00

Trump move to cut migrant asylum requests clears first hurdle in D.C., faces challenge in California Federal judge in D.C. denies bid by migrant advocates to block new rule while lawsuit proceeds, others are similarly challenging the policy in federal...
2019-07-24, 19:13

Japanese automakers Toyota, Suzuki to form capital tie-up -NHK Japanese automakers Toyota Motor Corp and Suzuki Motor Corp plan to form a capital tie-up, public broadcaster NHK reported on Wednesday, saying the de...
2019-08-28, 06:13

Merkel offers to help German automakers with ?Herculean task? While short on specifics, the German chancellor backed efforts to encourage consumers to buy more environmentally friendly products such as EVs fueled...
2019-09-12, 16:39

Major automakers post U.S. higher May new vehicle sales Major automakers on Monday reported better-than-expected U.S. new vehicle sales for May, posting the first monthly increase for 2019 as a strong econo...
2019-06-03, 17:39

Automakers warm up to friendly hackers at cybersecurity conference At a conference where hackers can try their hand at picking locks and discover cyber vulnerabilities in a makeshift hospital, they can also endeavor t...
2019-08-11, 13:00

Automakers warm up to friendly hackers at cybersecurity confab Carmakers and suppliers increasingly recognize the need to collaborate with so-called white hat hackers -- cybersecurity experts who specialize in dis...
2019-08-12, 03:00

Automakers turn on style to try to switch SUV fans to electric Mercedes-Benz and Porsche are showcasing curvaceous, high-end electric sports cars at the Frankfurt auto show as part of an industry effort to counter...
2019-09-10, 19:00

Slowdown Review On Cards; Finance Ministry To Automakers The current downturn has hit the Indian automotive market hard and the Finance Ministry assures automotive manufacturers that it will look into the si...
2019-08-08, 09:26

Automakers drive rise in industrial robot outlays North American companies, led by automakers, increased spending on industrial robots in the second quarter, even as many businesses remain tight-fiste...
2019-08-20, 11:00

Five automakers back Toyota's and Softbank's self-driving business Tech companies and automakers have been setting differences aside and merging forces in hopes of getting themselves a piece of the self-driving pie as...
2019-06-28, 09:13

Car Sales Down By 20.55 Per Cent In May 2019 As Automakers Try To Control Inventories The wholesale and production numbers in May 2019 have seen a huge drop compared to retail numbers which is the biggest indication that automakers are ...
2019-06-11, 06:13

Merkel offers to help German automakers with ‘Herculean task’ While short on specifics, the German chancellor backed efforts to encourage consumers to buy more environmentally friendly products such as EVs fueled...
2019-09-12, 08:39

UPDATE 2-Major automakers post U.S. May sales increases Major automakers on Monday posted higher U.S. new vehicle sales for May, the first increase for 2019 as a strong economy and upbeat consumer sentiment...
2019-06-03, 12:39

Global automakers tout benefits of free trade As President Donald Trump held his third annual "Made in America Product Showcase" in Washington, "Here for America," an initiative of the Association...
2019-07-22, 05:13

Mexico tariffs could cost automakers billions; GOP may block Faced with President Trump's tariff threat on Mexico, automakers are planning to delay some vehicle shipments from Mexico, people briefed on the plans...
2019-06-04, 17:52

European automakers tell governments they must help sell electric cars Europe's carmakers are telling governments they must help build electric car charging points and provide consumer subsidies to boost sales of battery-...
2019-09-11, 09:00

California Dems agree to full health benefits for many low-income illegal immigrants, in swipe at Trump In a stance to distance itself from President Trump’s administration, California is set to become the first state in the country to pay for tens of th...
2019-06-10, 00:39

California federal judge reimposes nationwide ban on Trump asylum policy, defying appeals court A federal judge in California has defied an appeals court in reinstating a nationwide injunction over the Trump administration’s ban on asylum for any...
2019-09-09, 16:39

| Pelosi slams Trump | Bull gores California man: WATCH the top world news videos for today Pelosi says Trump wants to make US 'white again' | California man gored in neck during bull run in Spain; here are the top world news videos for today...
2019-07-09, 01:39

HUD Secretary Ben Carson, other top Trump officials to visit California as White House ramps up homeless push The trip brings into sharp focus the Trump administration’s tightly held effort to spotlight and intervene in California’s growing homeless population...
2019-09-14, 01:13

California sues over $1B in canceled high-speed rail funding, escalating feud with Trump administration California sued to block the Trump administration from cancelling funding for a high-speed rail project, escalating tensions.     ...
2019-05-21, 20:13

Trump officials tour unused FAA facility in California in search for place to relocate homeless people President Trump has directed aides to launch a major crackdown on homelessness in California, spurring an effort across multiple government agencies t...
2019-09-12, 12:26

GOP plans California comeback in 2020, Trump campaign manager Brad Parscale says at state convention Trump 2020 campaign manager Brad Parscale insisted Saturday that the GOP hasn’t given up on the Golden State despite setbacks at the polls there in 20...
2019-09-08, 11:26

U.S. June Sales a Mixed Bag for Automakers; SUVs, Trucks Still Strong Major automakers on Tuesday posted mixed U.S. sales results for June and the second quarter, with demand still fairly strong for SUVs and pickup truck...
2019-07-03, 02:13

U.S. Chamber Of Commerce Sides With Automakers In Fuel Economy Battle In the ongoing battle between the Trump Administration and seemingly everyone else over the future of fuel economy standards, the U.S. Chamber of Comm...
2019-08-31, 04:26

Automakers to equip most U.S. vehicles with rear-seat occupant warnings Two trade groups representing nearly all automakers said the companies are committing to include audible and visual alerts on U.S. vehicles by the 202...
2019-09-04, 15:39

Japan automakers need not worry about U.S. trade talks outcome: Motegi Japanese Economy Minister Toshimitsu Motegi said on Tuesday he did not think U.S.-Japan trade talks would result in an outcome that would cause concer...
2019-08-26, 23:13

Five Japanese automakers invest in SoftBank-Toyota self-drive venture Five Japanese automakers including Suzuki Motor and Mazda Motor on Friday said they would each invest 2% in the on-demand, self-driving car service ve...
2019-06-27, 23:39

Top Automakers Plan Production Cuts Amid Industry Crisis M&M said on Friday its automotive segment, which makes passenger and commercial vehicles and spare parts, would cut production for 8-14 days at variou...
2019-08-09, 06:52

Automakers wait and worry as opposition to Mexican, other tariffs mounts Even if the Mexican tariffs are scrubbed, automakers are struggling to figure out how to operate under a president who has described himself as the "t...
2019-06-06, 07:52

Awake at the wheel: Automakers tap VR to banish boredom in autonomous cars Audi, Nissan and other car makers are banking on talking cartoon characters and other virtual reality experiences to keep drivers and other occupants ...
2019-06-14, 06:26

BP urges U.S. EPA to work with automakers to improve vehicle fuel efficiency BP PLC has urged the head of the U.S Environmental Protection Agency to keep working with automakers to improve vehicle fuel efficiency as the Trump a...
2019-06-19, 18:13

BP urges EPA to work with automakers to improve vehicle fuel efficiency BP PLC has urged the head of the U.S Environmental Protection Agency to keep working with automakers to improve vehicle fuel efficiency as the Trump a...
2019-06-19, 18:52

Climate Change Denialists No Longer See Automakers As Allies: Report Most Americans accept the established science that the planet on which we live is rapidly warming due to human activity. Some Americans do not. A stil...
2019-07-04, 02:13

Disruption, corruption loom over UAW union talks with Big Three Detroit automakers Uncommon issues during this year's talks include technological changes threatening traditional union jobs and an ongoing federal corruption probe...
2019-07-23, 08:13

Brazilian lithium producer Sigma in talks with Tesla, other automakers Brazil-based lithium startup Sigma Lithium Resources Corp has held talks with Tesla Inc and other automakers about supplying the key battery ingredi...
2019-09-12, 15:39

Five Japanese automakers sign on to SoftBank-Toyota self-drive venture Five Japanese automakers including Suzuki Motor Corp and Mazda Motor Corp on Friday said they would each invest 2% in the on-demand, self-driving car ...
2019-06-27, 23:00

Automakers to install rear seat reminders to stop hot car deaths in U.S. Major automakers said on Wednesday they have agreed to equip nearly all U.S. vehicles with systems to remind motorists of passengers in the back seat,...
2019-09-04, 22:26

Premium automakers can’t afford the luxury of current business model, analyst says Sales of premium cars probably have peaked globally, threatening the business model of Germany’s luxury automakers, said Philippe Houchois, managing d...
2019-05-24, 06:52

Sales Slumps In China, India Clobber Automakers Banking On Asia Hit by a slowing economy, the US-China trade war and the chaotic implementation of new emission rules, vehicle sales logged a 12th straight month of d...
2019-08-01, 01:52

Automakers: Technology to fight deaths of kids in hot cars will be standard by 2025 To prevent child hot car deaths, automakers said they will commit to making rear seat reminder systems standard on vehicles sold in the U.S. by 2025. ...
2019-09-04, 23:39

Luxury automakers from Bugatti to Pagani to debut new cars at Pebble Beach More than a dozen different luxury brands, including Acura, BMW, Bugatti, Mercedes-Benz and Pininfarina, are showing off their latest concept and prod...
2019-08-16, 08:00

India woos foreign automakers, suppliers to cash in on U.S.-China trade war Amid suggestions that India is late to capitalize on the trade battle between the world's two biggest economies, Indian officials this week met local ...
2019-08-29, 16:39

UPDATE 5-U.S. June sales a mixed bag for automakers; SUVs, trucks still strong Major automakers on Tuesday posted mixed U.S. sales results for June and the second quarter, with demand still fairly strong for SUVs and pickup truck...
2019-07-02, 18:13

US automakers face looming union deadline: Here's what could make UAW strike Saturday If a strike does occur, here are the likely issues that contributed to the sides walking away from the table and union members heading for the picket ...
2019-09-13, 11:00

Automakers Demand Tax Cuts, Analysts Slash Forecasts As Sales Plummet Data from Tata Motors and Mahindra & Mahindra, which together account for about two-thirds of the commercial vehicles market, show that sales of truck...
2019-09-02, 16:00

UPDATE 1-Top Indian automakers plan production cuts amid industry crisis Indian automakers Tata Motors Ltd and Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd (M&M) said on Friday they would cut production at some plants in response to slowing d...
2019-08-09, 05:39

Japanese Automakers' Sales Fall In South Korea Amid Consumer Boycott Japanese automakers posted sharper sales falls in South Korea in August, industry data showed on Wednesday, hit by a consumer boycott of Japanese vehi...
2019-09-04, 02:26

Trump pushing for major crackdown on homeless camps in California, with aides discussing moving residents to government-backed facilities Administration officials have discussed using the federal government to get homeless people off the streets of Los Angeles and other areas and into ne...
2019-09-10, 17:00

Automakers trim production as market weakens – but hope to avoid wholesale cuts of a decade ago Industry officials, including General Motors CEO Mary Barra, say they learned critical lessons during the last recession and hope to be more proactive...
2019-08-10, 11:26

UAW leader charged with embezzling union funds amid contract talks with Detroit automakers The charges come as the union negotiates new contracts with the Detroit automakers and two weeks after federal officials raided the leader's home...
2019-09-12, 19:52

White House poised to rebuff automakers’ plea not to roll back fuel standards The decision to dismantle the Obama-era policy — over the protests of 17 automakers — is likely to pit the Trump administration against California in ...
2019-06-08, 09:52

What will it take for the UK to reach net zero emissions? We must change almost everything – from our homes to our meals – but the government’s record is not goodThe net zero carbon target will require sweepi...
2019-06-12, 13:52

Trump Claimed He’d Show His Taxes. Now He’s Suing California Over New Law That Would Force Him to Show His Returns President Donald Trump once claimed that if he wasn’t being audited he’d have no problem showing his tax returns. While tax-return flashing isn’t a re...
2019-08-07, 15:00

Trump officials look to fix California homeless problem, state officials say back off Trump officials are in California assessing ways to tackle the state's homelessness crisis, but some local officials and experts are skeptical. ...
2019-09-11, 01:00

The world isn't serious enough about combating emissions Innovation has helped humankind tackle some of its biggest challenges. Compasses made sea voyages safer, electric lightbulbs pushed back the limits of...
2019-06-28, 09:13

Britain's new net zero emissions target becomes law Britain's new target to reach net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 became law on Thursday, making it the first among the major G7 countries to se...
2019-06-27, 14:39

These countries produce the most CO2 emissions 24/7 Wall St. ranked countries emitting the most carbon dioxide, based on territorial emissions of CO2 in 2017 according to the Global Carbon Project....
2019-07-14, 07:26

Thyssenkrupp to cut CO2 emissions by 30% over next decade German submarines-to-elevators conglomerate Thyssenkrupp said on Tuesday that it planned to drastically cut its carbon dioxide emissions over the next...
2019-07-02, 07:39

What’s the best way to cut vehicle greenhouse-gas emissions? Policies to encourage reductions in greenhouse gas emissions tend to stress the need to switch as many vehicles as possible to electric power. But a n...
2019-08-26, 20:00

THE AI IN TRANSPORTATION REPORT: How automakers can use artificial intelligence to cut costs, open new revenue streams, and adapt to the digital age (TM, LYFT) This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Current subs...
2019-07-02, 08:01

Trump says US has signed another deal with Mexico President Trump declared on Twitter that the US has inked a yet unannounced agreement with Mexico on immigration that will be presented in the “...
2019-06-10, 09:39

Trump: Iran would like to make a deal President Donald Trump says Iran wants to make a deal. Trump, in a news conference in Tokyo on Monday, sais Iran's economy has taken a major down...
2019-05-28, 15:39

Trump: More to Mexico deal than meets the eye Stung by criticism that his deal to avert threatened Mexican tariffs mostly ramps up existing border efforts, President Donald Trump is insisting ther...
2019-06-10, 20:26

Trump: UK should be ready to leave EU without a deal LONDON (AP) — President Donald Trump has waded into the most controversial issue in British politics by urging the U.K. government to leave the Europe...
2019-06-02, 09:39

End personal car ownership, MPs say News 22 Aug, 2019 UK cannot become a carbon-neutral country until personal vehicle ownership is ended, Science and Technology Committee ...
2019-08-22, 12:00

Is AI the new personal touch? Artificial intelligence has come a long way from the early days when Alan Turing’s “Turing Test” evaluated a machine’s abi...
2019-07-15, 11:52

The best personal EVs for any commute My commute isn't too bad. I have to walk a mile or so to the metro, ride it for about 25 minutes, and then it's a short walk from the statio...
2019-07-19, 10:39

How to Get Rid of Carbon Emissions: Pay Farmers to Bury Them What if there was a way to combat climate change that didn’t require technological breakthroughs, carbon taxes or eliminating all fossil fuels? Look t...
2019-09-11, 17:39

Cutting UK emissions to net zero would cost £1tn, says Hammond Chancellor says target would mean less money available for schools and hospitalsThe chancellor, Philip Hammond, has warned Theresa May that reducing g...
2019-06-06, 09:52

Car ownership “not compatible” with emissions targets Government science and technology committee claims even EVs won't help to achieve targets and calls for petrol and diesel ban to be brought forward P...
2019-08-22, 20:00

New natural gas plants will have to pay carbon tax on all emissions The change made this week means new natural-gas plants will have their emissions standard toughened each year after 2021, until in 2030 they will pay ...
2019-06-28, 14:39

Scientists discover the source of new CFC emissions The following is a joint announcement from the MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change and the University of Bristol. Since 2013...
2019-05-23, 11:39

Britain to become first G7 country with net zero emissions target Britain will toughen its climate targets and commit to reaching net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, the government said late on Tuesday, becomi...
2019-06-11, 19:26

In TV ad, VW owns up to emissions scandal to set new EV agenda VW's new TV spot, called “Hello Light,” is backed by the Simon & Garfunkel classic “The Sound of Silence.” It begins with a flashback of news reports ...
2019-06-05, 13:13

Lowering emissions without breaking the bank India’s economy is booming, driving up electric power consumption to unprecedented levels. The nation’s installed electricity capacity, which increase...
2019-07-31, 16:52

Current CO2 emissions will heat up the Earth by more than 1.5˚C Even if we stop building power plants, factories, vehicles and home appliances immediately, we're on track to increase the global temperature by ...
2019-07-01, 18:39

Trump Meets With Advisers to Consider Deal With Taliban President Trump met with his top national-security advisers Friday to consider a deal with the Taliban that could lead to a significant U.S. withdrawa...
2019-08-16, 23:13

Trump says 'every signal' is China wants a trade deal President Trump said Wednesday China wants to reach a trade deal with the United States. He also predicted that a deal with Mexico to avoid creating n...
2019-06-05, 13:39

Trump says it would be 'monumental' if U.S. can reach deal with China U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he was open to a trade deal with Chinese President Xi Jinping that would be "monumental", as they began h...
2019-06-29, 09:26

President Trump Says U.K. Should Be Ready for a No Deal Brexit LONDON — President Donald Trump has waded into the most contentious issue in British politics by urging the U.K. government to leave the Europea...
2019-06-02, 13:52

Trump pledges 'very big trade deal' to UK's Johnson US President Donald Trump praised Boris Johnson as the "right man" to deliver Brexit while meeting the UK prime minister in France. Trump also pledged...
2019-08-25, 09:00

Trump says may know if Japan trade deal is on by end of G7 summit U.S. President Donald Trump said he could know by the end of a bilateral meeting with Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe whether their two countries wi...
2019-08-25, 07:52

Trump says we have a 'complicated' situation with Turkey's S-400 deal President Donald Trump said on Saturday the United States had a "complicated" situation in how to respond to Turkey's deal to procure Russia's S-400 m...
2019-06-29, 02:26

US To Keep 8,600 Troops In Afghanistan After Deal With Taliban: Trump President Donald Trump on Thursday said that US troop levels in Afghanistan will drop to 8,600 if a deal is reached with the Taliban and that a perman...
2019-08-29, 15:26

No deal will mean so many compromises for Britain: Trump will make sure of that Concessions on food standards, data protection, taxes on tech giants … EU membership was never like thisBritain’s abject weakness as a trading nation ...
2019-08-25, 13:26

| Trump urges Britain to go for no-deal Brexit Britain should go for a no-deal Brexit with the EU and refuse to pay the agreed $50 billion divorce bill, US President Donald Trump told the UK's The ...
2019-06-02, 05:26

Trump: U.S. will no longer deal with British ambassador President Donald Trump said he will no longer deal with Britain's ambassador to the United States following a leak of documents that showed the diplom...
2019-07-09, 15:13

Trump says 'good chance' of deal with Mexico President Trump kept hopes alive Friday that U.S. would reach a deal with Mexico to end his threat to levy new tariffs on all of its goods starting Mo...
2019-06-07, 15:52

Trump’s secret deal with Mexico news to them President Trump announced Monday that his administration has inked a secret agreement with Mexico on immigration enforcement that will be unveiled in ...
2019-06-11, 01:13

Trump could include Huawei in trade deal US President Donald Trump has suggested Huawei could once again be allowed access to American technology as part of a wider trade deal with China.The ...
2019-05-24, 13:26

Why these Democrats want to make a trade deal with Trump BLACKSTONE, Va. — Rep. Abigail Spanberger squinted into the August sun as the farmer beside her laid out how his profits on corn and soybeans are sink...
2019-09-01, 03:26

Klobuchar 'skeptical' about Trump deal with Mexico Taking aim at President Donald Trump, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar argued on Monday that the nation’s farmers and workers shou...
2019-06-11, 00:00

Oil rises after Trump says China trade deal likely Oil prices rose on Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he expected to sign a trade deal with China, calming nerves after a round of tit-for...
2019-08-26, 22:26

U.S. Isn't Ready to Make a Deal With China, Trump Says President Trump said Friday that the administration isn’t ready to make a deal with China and signaled that a meeting with Beijing planned for Septemb...
2019-08-09, 11:13

Trump defends immigration deal with Mexico STERLING, Va. (AP) — President Donald Trump, his threatened Mexican tariffs now on the backburner, is looking to claim victory. But some of his Democr...
2019-06-10, 00:26

Trump: would consider interim trade deal with China U.S. President Donald Trump told reporters on Thursday he would consider an interim trade deal with China - a step he said he has seen discussed by an...
2019-09-12, 18:26

Trump stands by pledge that more to come in U.S.-Mexico deal U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday stood by his comments that part of the migrant deal with Mexico announced over the weekend had yet to be made p...
2019-06-11, 11:39

U.S. Stocks Gain as Trump Says China Wants a Deal U.S. stocks rose after President Trump said China wants to strike a trade deal, signaling a potential de-escalation in trade tensions between the worl...
2019-08-27, 06:00

Trump says U.S. has good negotiations with Taliban but no deal yet U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday the United States had good negotiations going on with the Taliban but had not yet reached a deal with the I...
2019-08-31, 04:26

Trump: We will no longer 'deal with' Britain's ambassador President Donald Trump said he will no longer "deal with" Britain's ambassador to the United States following a leak of documents revealed the diploma...
2019-07-09, 06:00

BMW second-quarter hit by rising costs of manufacturing, emissions BMW stuck to its outlook on Thursday even as second quarter earnings fell by 20%, hit by the rising cost of manufacturing, currency headwinds and emi...
2019-08-01, 02:39

Aerosol emissions may not cool the planet as much as we thought Enlarge / Taken on August 2, 2018, by an astronaut on the International Space Station, this image shows a pyrocumulus cloud rising from the Ferguson f...
2019-08-01, 20:00

Fracking will see the UK miss net‑zero emissions targets | Letters Investment in fracking denies proper support to cheaper renewables, says David Cragg-James; government policies are damaging the environment, says Mic...
2019-09-01, 14:13

Madrid Ends a Low-Emissions Zone After Just 7 Months Drivers will no longer face fines for entering a designated downtown area, a reversal that many attribute to an increasingly polarized political envir...
2019-07-01, 07:13

Emissions Crackdown Fuels Palladium Rally Rising anxiety about the world economy has sent gold on a stellar run. But the haven has been left in the dust by one of its precious-metal peers: pal...
2019-07-04, 11:13

Emissions need to be halved to avoid 3C warming: scientists Emissions need to be halved by 2030 to limit warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius but temperatures are on track to reach double that by the end of the centu...
2019-06-19, 05:39

UK proposal would eliminate greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 The UK is setting firmer environmental targets in the wake of large-scale climate protests. Outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May has proposed legislat...
2019-06-12, 17:39

Genetically modified cows could cut methane emissions by 50% Scientists discovered that methane-producing microbes in cow stomachs are actually inherited -- and think that selective breeding of cows that produce...
2019-07-05, 16:26

Judge reinstates Madrid's low emissions zone New rightwing council fails to reverse policy of former mayor Manuela CarmenaBarely a week after Madrid’s rightwing council began rolling back the cit...
2019-07-08, 09:39

Offsetting carbon emissions: ‘It has proved a minefield’ More and more people are trying to offset their travel emissions – so why isn’t it straightforward? We explain the options and how to navigate themHer...
2019-08-02, 17:39

Daily on Energy: Biden looks to farmland to cut emissions Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's...
2019-07-17, 15:13

Air travellers may have to pay carbon charge to offset emissions Planned tax will make public more aware of climate harm caused by flying, ministers hopeAir passengers may have to pay an extra “carbon charge” on fli...
2019-07-21, 21:00

UK costs to cut greenhouse emissions 40% higher than thought: FT Britain's government has estimated that the cost of eliminating greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 could be 40% higher than one given by official climat...
2019-06-06, 12:00

Theresa May commits to net zero UK carbon emissions by 2050 UK to put down legislation but Greenpeace warns of impact on developing nationsTheresa May has sought to cement some legacy in the weeks before she st...
2019-06-11, 19:39

SEC defends pace of VW lawsuit after emissions scandal The SEC says it was challenged by "long delays by VW in producing documents and other information." Volkswagen says it cooperated fully with the SEC i...
2019-07-09, 16:39

The Guardian view on net zero emissions: better late than never | Editorial Announcing a target to cut greenhouse gases by at least 100% below 1990 levels in 2050 is a necessary step to tackle the climate emergency. But it won...
2019-06-12, 13:52

California Today: California Today: The Fight Over a Landmark Digital Privacy Law Wednesday: A conversation with State Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson. Also: California sues the Trump administration again; and a Randy’s Donuts expansion...
2019-05-22, 09:39

"Not Ready" For US-China Trade Deal, Says Donald Trump President Donald Trump cast more doubt on chances for a trade deal with Beijing on Friday, signaling he might cancel talks set for September amid an i...
2019-08-10, 00:00

Trump: Iran 'better be careful' after backing away further from nuclear deal President Trump lobbed a strong warning to Iran on Sunday after the rogue nation announced it had ratcheted up its uranium enrichment beyond the limit...
2019-07-07, 22:00

Senate Republicans pray Trump will take budget deal Congress and the White House are moving toward an ambitious budget deal, but the big question still remains: What will President Donald Trump do? Sen...
2019-07-18, 11:13

Trump’s Threatened Tariffs On Hold After Deal With Mexico WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has put on hold his plan to begin imposing tariffs on Mexico on Monday, saying the U.S. ally will take “...
2019-06-08, 08:52

Trump, Abe say U.S. and Japan have agreed in principle on trade deal The United States and Japan agreed in principle on Sunday to core elements of a trade deal that U.S. President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Shinzo ...
2019-08-25, 12:39

Trump ‘not ready’ to make trade deal with China President Trump said the US and China were hoping to continue trade talks, but he was not ready to make a deal, stoking fears that the standoff would ...
2019-08-10, 05:39

Trump deal with Mexico a win for 'hostage-taking': former WTO chief The migration deal imposed on Mexico this week by U.S. President Donald Trump under the threat of punitive tariffs was a victory for "hostage-taking" ...
2019-06-08, 16:00

No expansion yet of U.S.-Mexico asylum program after Trump deal U.S.-bound asylum seekers are not yet being sent back to additional Mexican border towns to await processing after a deal on Friday called for the pro...
2019-06-10, 00:39

US-China Trade Deal In Doubt, Trump Says US "Not Ready" President Donald Trump cast more doubt on chances for a trade deal with Beijing on Friday, signaling he might cancel talks set for September amid an i...
2019-08-10, 00:00

Trump sees possible U.S.-EU trade deal that would avert car tariffs U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said he thinks the United States will be able to reach a fair trade agreement with the European Union without im...
2019-08-26, 22:26

Pelosi Slow-Walks Trump’s New Nafta Deal Resisting President Trump’s entreaties, Speaker Nancy Pelosi is dragging out consideration of an updated North American trade deal, putting off a vote...
2019-05-30, 00:13

Hopes in China rise for a Trump-Xi trade deal As the presidents of U.S. and China near a highly anticipated meeting on trade, the gap in both sides' expectations regarding a deal remains wide...
2019-06-19, 13:39

Trump: U.S. ‘close’ to Taliban deal, troops to drop to 8,600 The Pentagon has been developing plans to withdraw as many as half of the 14,000 U.S. troops still there, but the Taliban want all U.S. and NATO force...
2019-08-29, 23:13

Trump tells British PM: we'll have a very substantial trade deal Donald Trump told British Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday that the United States would do a "very substantial trade" deal with the United Kingdo...
2019-06-04, 05:39

Trump announces tariff-avoiding deal with Mexico The border-security standoff between Mexico and the United States ended Friday, with an agreement that averts tariffs on vegetables, car parts, refrig...
2019-06-08, 01:52

Trump calls off Mexico tariffs with deal on migrants The deal preempts the president's planned 5 percent tariff on Mexican imports to the U.S. -- including autos and auto parts -- that was to have starte...
2019-06-08, 00:00

UK's May hasn't got credit she deserves on Brexit deal: Trump British Prime Minister Theresa May probably has not got the credit she deserved for negotiating a Brexit deal with the European Union, U.S. President ...
2019-06-04, 11:52

Discussions On Afghan Peace Deal Go "Very Well", Says Trump's Spokesman The White House signaled progress Friday on preparations for a peace deal with the Taliban in Afghanistan, saying that discussions between President D...
2019-08-16, 20:26

Donald Trump: we will no longer deal with the British ambassador In latest tweets, US president also attacks Theresa May for making a mess of BrexitDonald Trump has launched a scathing attack on Theresa May and said...
2019-07-08, 23:39

Trump-Xi Deal May Founder on a Patent Lack of Trust Intellectual property is an area where U.S. and Chinese interests are aligned. It should be an easy win, if both sides can overcome mutual suspicions....
2019-06-28, 20:13

Trump accuses China of backing away from trade deal President Trump claimed Wednesday that the U.S. had a trade deal with China mostly complete in late April before Beijing tried to walk back concession...
2019-06-12, 14:39

Trump open to 'historic' trade deal with China Donald Trump's meeting with Xi Jinping was one of the most anticipated events of the G20 summit. The two countries are locked in a bitter trade war th...
2019-06-28, 23:52

Trump announces budget deal with congressional leaders President Trump and congressional leadership have reached a deal on a new federal budget and lifting the debt ceiling, it was announced Monday night. ...
2019-07-22, 23:52

Trump’s big deal gets battered by 2020 Dems and Pelosi The Democratic presidential primary is becoming a big problem for what would be President Donald Trump’s premier bipartisan achievement. The leading ...
2019-07-12, 10:26

Trump praises Mexico for ‘huge deal’ on immigration President Trump spiked the football on his immigration agreement with Mexico and taunted his media critics with a tweetstorm that called the accord “a...
2019-06-08, 12:13

Trump, Trudeau push for trade deal at WH meeting President Donald Trump welcomed Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to the White House Thursday as the two leaders work to get the USMCA deal, a re...
2019-06-20, 16:39

Trump says no deal yet with Mexico to halt 5% tariff plan WASHINGTON (AP) — Straining to stave off threatened U.S. tariffs, Mexican and American officials are claiming progress in White House talks. But Presi...
2019-06-06, 00:39

Trump sparks NHS row as he promises 'phenomenal' trade deal Donald Trump has sparked a row after declaring the NHS must be "on the table" in talks on a post-Brexit trade deal between the US and UK - before late...
2019-06-04, 20:13

Trump says deal reached on spending, debt limit President Donald Trump said on Monday a two-year deal had been reached with congressional leaders to raise the Treasury Department's borrowing authori...
2019-07-22, 20:13

Trump signs bipartisan budget and debt deal into law President Donald Trump on Friday signed a bipartisan debt increase and new set of spending limits that would help lock in spending increases for the P...
2019-08-02, 17:39

Trump to Press for Trade Deal in Trip to Japan President Trump travels to Japan this week to keep up the pressure for a trade deal that has raised hackles among Japanese companies, while showing he...
2019-05-21, 11:26

Trump says he is confident Mexico will enforce new immigration deal U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday predicted Mexico would strongly enforce a new deal under which it agreed to expand a controversial asylum prog...
2019-06-08, 14:52

Trump says China trade deal needs to be tilted in U.S. favor President Trump told reporters on Monday that U.S. and Chinese negotiators were "speaking very much on phone but they are also meeting. It essentially...
2019-07-02, 07:26

Trump is confident Mexico will enforce new immigration deal U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday predicted Mexico would strongly enforce a new deal under which it agreed to expand a controversial asylum prog...
2019-06-08, 18:13

On the border, officials see dividends from Trump’s deal with Mexico Illegal immigration along the U.S.-Mexico border has slowed in recent months, and officials on the frontlines credit in part President Trump's dealing...
2019-08-21, 18:52

Trump Talks Up U.K. Trade Deal Despite Brexit Impasse The offer would require the U.K. to secure the decisive break with the bloc advocated by prominent Brexit backers in the race to succeed Prime Ministe...
2019-06-05, 07:13

Trump says his ‘gut’ tells him Iran is ready to deal on nukes READY TO DEAL: President Trump says he believes Iranian President Hassan Rouhani may be ready to negotiate a new agreement to resolve the stalemate ov...
2019-08-27, 17:39

Stocks jump after Trump says he wants trade deal with China Wall Street stepped back into stocks Monday after President Trump signaled — yet again — that he wants to work out a trade deal with China. Early Mond...
2019-08-27, 10:00

Trump's Point Man on China Trade Still Trying to Close the Deal The trade impasse between the U.S. and China reflects the view of the Trump administration—and trade representative Robert Lighthizer—that a deal shou...
2019-05-23, 07:52

Trump calls off tariffs on Mexico after deal on migration The United States and Mexico reached a deal on Friday to avert a tariff war, with Mexico pledging to take "strong measures" to contain the migration o...
2019-06-07, 22:52

America is close to ‘deal’ with Taliban, hints Trump With a president eager to bring US troops home, many question what Afghan ‘peace’ would look likeDonald Trump has met his peace envoy to Afghanistan a...
2019-08-17, 20:39

Trump says Iran nuclear deal possible as sanctions bite U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday a deal with Iran on its nuclear program was possible, crediting economic sanctions for curbing activities W...
2019-05-27, 06:39

Trump still hangs tariff threat over Mexico despite deal STERLING, Va. (AP) — President Donald Trump says he may renew his tariff threat against Mexico if the U.S. ally doesn’t cooperate on border issu...
2019-06-09, 12:00

Trump says U.S. will be 'taxing' China until trade deal is reached President Donald Trump said on Thursday Chinese President Xi Jinping was not moving fast enough on reaching a trade agreement and that the United Stat...
2019-08-01, 17:52

Trump’s Deadline for an Asylum Deal With Mexico Is Monday. Here’s What We Know Donald Trump stood on the South Lawn of the White House on June 11, waving a folded piece of paper in front of the cameras that he said was an agreeme...
2019-07-20, 13:39

Trump says US 'will no longer deal with' UK Ambassador after leaked memos President Trump lashed out at U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May and U.K. Ambassador to the U.S. Kim Darroch after leaked emails in which Darroch critici...
2019-07-08, 19:13

Trump insists he cut secret immigration deal with Mexico President Trump on Tuesday doubled down on his claim that he had cut a secret deal with Mexico to stem illegal immigration — even waving a piece of pa...
2019-06-11, 16:39

Trump says Green New Deal would turn US into ‘hermit nation’ President Trump warned a rally crowd in New Mexico on Monday that the Green New Deal would turn the United States into a “hermit nation.” Touting the ...
2019-09-17, 01:00

US: Iran should still comply with nuke deal Trump derided WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration found itself in the awkward position Monday of demanding that Iran comply with a nuclear accord that the pr...
2019-06-17, 16:52

Trump: N Korea missile tests don't breach my deal with Kim Donald Trump has claimed that recent North Korean missile tests do not breach an agreement between Washington and Pyongyang - as he said Kim Jong Un h...
2019-08-02, 13:39

Trump says U.S. will release more details on Mexico immigration deal U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday his administration will release additional details of its agreement with Mexico as he denied a news report ...
2019-06-09, 11:52

Trump's new produce deal with Mexico could hit tomato prices The United States and Mexico have struck an anti-dumping agreement on tomatoes that makes US growers happy but might mean higher prices for consumers....
2019-08-27, 08:26

Trump says any China trade deal would need to be somewhat tilted in U.S. favor President Donald Trump said on Monday that trade talks with China were under way and any deal would need to be somewhat tilted in favor of the United ...
2019-07-01, 19:13

President Donald Trump says is 'in no hurry' for a deal with China U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that while his meeting with China's President Xi Jinping was far better than expected, he was "in no hurr...
2019-06-29, 18:39

U.S. President Donald Trump says is 'in no hurry' for a deal with China U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that while his meeting with China's President Xi Jinping was far better than expected, he was "in no hurr...
2019-06-29, 19:00

Where’s My Flying Car? The Lowdown on Personal Flight From “Brave New World” to “Blade Runner,” the dream of flying above traffic jams in personal aircraft has a rich history. Now that autonomous vehicles...
2019-08-04, 05:00

‘I Was Done With All the Silences’: How an Academic Got Personal in ‘Notes to Self’ Emilie Pine talks about her remarkably frank essay collection, a best seller in Ireland that confronts infertility, sexual violence and other taboos....
2019-06-30, 07:52

How to Build a Personal Brand Without Being a Dick Strategist, podcaster, and influencer-for-good Aminatou Sow talks about confronting trolls, building a brand, and using her considerable clout for pos...
2019-05-28, 15:13

Best personal finance software of 2019 The wide availability of digital devices and mobile apps means that managing your personal finances is no longer such a challenge as it used to be. Ra...
2019-07-01, 08:13

These on-sale personal air conditioners will keep you cool We are officially in the dog days of summer. Or in other words, if you’re not basking in the air conditioning, you’re probably dreaming about doing so...
2019-08-06, 14:39

How to Back up Your Personal Data on iOS and Android Phones break or get lost all the time, but that doesn’t mean you have to lose your personal data when and if that happens. In the video above, I go ov...
2019-07-15, 17:39

TCL is experimenting with a personal cinema visor TCL turned up at IFA this year with a couple of prototype devices that it hopes will inform the future direction of its products. The first was a "wea...
2019-09-07, 13:13

Personal projects make you a better developer For a lot of developers, the last thing they want to do after being at work all day is to write more code. Staring at a screen all day does take a tol...
2019-09-01, 09:26

When to Share Personal Issues at Work If you’re going through a period of stress in your personal life, should you bring it up at work? At what point should you tell your supervisor about ...
2019-09-09, 22:39

Rahm Emanuel Has Some Personal News Rahm Emanuel, fresh off his disastrous tenure as mayor of Chicago, wasn’t left wanting for work long: He’s now a blogger at The Atlantic and, the Dail...
2019-05-21, 17:52

Personal robots won’t catch on until they become more than a novelty Last month, another well-funded social robot startup, Anki, closed its doors for good. And it wasn’t the first. In March, Jibo, which had received $73...
2019-06-15, 11:39

SAS to end inflight duty-free sales to cut weight, emissions Scandinavian airline SAS will stop selling duty-free goods on board its flights to save fuel and inch closer to its goal of cutting emissions by at le...
2019-06-04, 16:39

GM, FCA unmasked as source of Tesla's cash from emissions credits GM and FCA disclosed to the state of Delaware earlier this year that they reached agreements to buy federal greenhouse gas credits from Tesla. While t...
2019-06-03, 15:52

DVSA slams “unacceptable” Nissan Qashqai emissions News 23 Jul, 2019 On-road tests find the Nissan Qashqai emits 17 times more NOx than lab limits; DVSA criticises brand’s decision not to...
2019-07-23, 10:00

Mercedes-Benz facing €1bn fine over emissions software German media reports 280,000 diesel-powered E- and C-Class models feature emissions-cheating technology Mercedes-Benz parent company Daimler is faci...
2019-08-12, 09:26

Scotland faces climate 'apocalypse' without action to cut emissions Natural heritage chief warns of flooded and deserted towns, dead forests and polluted riversThe head of Scotland’s nature conservation agency has warn...
2019-05-31, 09:26

Healthcare industry responsible for 10 percent of U.S. carbon emissions The healthcare industry is responsible for 10 percent of carbon emissions in the United States. The industry also emits 9 percent of all harmful non-g...
2019-08-05, 13:52

Biden announces $5 trillion plan for net zero emissions by 2050 Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is pitching a $5 trillion-plus climate proposal that he says would lead the U.S. to net zero emission of c...
2019-06-04, 07:26

Theresa May’s net-zero emissions target is a lot less impressive than it looks | Caroline Lucas The government’s pledges on climate change are too little, too late. What really matters is actionTheresa May is doing her best to grab some good head...
2019-06-12, 18:13

Daimler to recall 60,000 Mercedes diesels in Germany over emissions Daimler must recall 60,000 Mercedes diesel cars in Germany after regulators found that they were fitted with software aimed at distorting emissions te...
2019-06-22, 12:26

EU fails to set firm deadline for zero carbon emissions goal The European Union has failed to set a firm deadline to end its contribution to climate change, after a group of eastern European countries blocked a ...
2019-06-20, 19:52

CLIMATE CHANGE FOCUS: Cutting emissions, one bog at a time Farmers and entrepreneurs in rural eastern Europe are helping to tackle climate change while boosting their livelihoods as a result of regenerating an...
2019-05-21, 13:13

EU leaders converging on goal of zero carbon emissions in 2050 There is a growing number of European Union leaders who support the goal of making the EU economy neutral in terms of carbon emissions by 2050, but th...
2019-06-19, 15:13

Prosecutors charge former Audi boss in emissions scandal FRANKFURT, Germany — German prosecutors have charged the former head of Audi, Volkswagen’s luxury division, with fraud in connection with sales ...
2019-07-31, 12:13

China is on track to beat its peak-emissions pledge Enlarge (credit: Dan Lundberg / Flickr) In the past 20 years, China has become a key player for global greenhouse gas emissions. Due to its large po...
2019-07-31, 12:13

Thousands to march against Madrid low-emissions zone U-turn From July, council will not fine people for taking more polluting cars into centreSpain’s acting environment minister has warned Madrid’s new city cou...
2019-06-28, 07:00

Dutch government presents measures to cut carbon emissions THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch government is presenting a comprehensive raft of measures aimed at slashing the Netherlands’ emission of...
2019-06-28, 11:00

Madrid’s new rightwing council suspends low-emissions zone Protests planned as People’s party rolls back key policy of Spanish capital’s former mayorMadrid’s new rightwing city council has begun rolling back o...
2019-06-18, 07:26

Ex-Audi CEO Stadler charged over his role in emissions scandal Stadler, who was once seen as a possible contender for VW Group’s top job, is accused of having been aware of the emissions manipulations since the en...
2019-07-31, 13:00

Mercedes to join Calif. mpg, emissions pact, report says Mercedes-Benz, in a setback to White House efforts to ease federal fuel-efficiency targets, may be the next automaker to agree to California's new vol...
2019-08-20, 15:39

New approach suggests path to emissions-free cement It’s well known that the production of cement — the world’s leading construction material — is a major source of greenhouse gas emissions, accounting ...
2019-09-16, 18:39

Nissan refuses government request on Qashqai emissions Manufacturer told DVSA it would not retrofit polluting vehicles, despite other firms agreeing to modificationsNissan’s decision to ignore a government...
2019-07-23, 12:00

Britain commits to goal of net zero carbon emissions by 2050 British Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday set a goal for the nation to reach net zero carbon emissions within about 30 years -- the first major ...
2019-06-12, 09:39

BHP makes $400 million climate-change emissions pledge Leading resources company BHP will invest $400 million over five years to reduce emissions, it said on Tuesday, becoming the first miner to pledge to...
2019-07-23, 22:52

A four-day work week could improve our health and cut carbon emissions Campaigners want us to reduce our working hours to boost mental health, increase productivity and lower carbon emissions, but is it really that simple...
2019-05-21, 09:26

Madrid set to become first European city to scrap low-emissions zone Region’s likely new president Isabel Díaz Ayuso believes congestion is part of city’s cultural identityMadrid is set to become the first European city...
2019-05-31, 07:26

UK carbon emissions target 'doing more harm than good' - Thunberg Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg has told Sky News that the UK's pledge to produce net zero carbon emissions by 2050 is "actually doing more harm ...
2019-07-17, 11:39

BHP to invest $400 million to curb climate-changing emissions The world's biggest listed miner BHP said on Tuesday it would invest $400 million over five years to reduce emissions from its own operations and fr...
2019-07-23, 06:26

Taxpayers won't cough up to meet emissions target - poll British taxpayers oppose every option to help fund the government's promise to reach net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, a Sky Data poll shows....
2019-06-12, 23:13

Carbon-Emissions Credits Slide Over Brexit Fears The price of carbon-emissions credits has slid sharply in recent weeks as traders worry that a deluge of U.K. credits could flood the market in antici...
2019-09-04, 14:13

China says its greenhouse gas emissions soar over 50% from 2005 to 2014 As a signatory to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, China is obliged to submit its carbon emissions data on a regular basis....
2019-07-15, 01:39

Australia's greenhouse gas emissions climb on rising LNG output Australia's greenhouse gas emissions rose in the year through March largely due to increased liquefied natural gas output, the government said on Frid...
2019-08-30, 04:00

EPA proposes rolling back regulations on methane emissions The Trump administration on Thursday proposed a new rule to roll back restrictions on the monitoring of methane, a greenhouse gas contributing to glob...
2019-08-29, 17:00

Electric taxis — a welcome drop in Nairobi's pool of emissions An electric taxi can travel 150 kilometers on full charge. As the Kenyan capital struggles with air pollution, electric taxis are seen not just as an ...
2019-08-25, 00:13

London ULEZ: the Ultra Low Emissions Zone explained News 30 Aug, 2019 The £12.50 daily ULEZ charge has come into force. Here are the facts about the charge, the zone map and the cars affec...
2019-08-30, 15:00

SEC defends pace of Volkswagen suit after emissions scandal The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Monday defended the pace of its investigation into Volkswagen AG after a judge had asked why the...
2019-07-08, 22:00

German ministry says airlines should pay fair price for CO2 emissions The German government wants to ensure that airlines pay a fair price for the carbon emissions for which their industry is responsible, an environment ...
2019-08-30, 08:00

Road transport emissions up since 1990 despite efficiency drive ONS says rise is result of growing traffic as campaigners say car use must be curbedBritain’s greenhouse gas emissions from road transport have contin...
2019-09-16, 16:26

IEA: Greater use of rail would save energy, lower emissions Increased railway use would save energy, help the environment, and also be safer, according to reports prepared by international environmental experts...
2019-05-21, 10:39

A New Report Says U.S. Airline Carbon Emissions Are Growing Fast U.S. airlines are increasing their emissions of climate-changing gases much faster than they are boosting fuel efficiency, according to an environment...
2019-09-14, 02:13

U.S. SEC defends pace of Volkswagen suit after emissions scandal The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Monday defended the pace of its investigation into Volkswagen AG after a judge had asked why the ...
2019-07-08, 20:26

Trump Had Deal With Scotland Airport That Sent Flight Crews to His Resort The president’s business worked with the Scottish airport to promote tourism. The Pentagon had a separate deal for the airport to find lodging for ser...
2019-09-09, 22:13

World powers need to help the US win a trade deal with China, says ex-Trump negotiator World powers should work with the United States to get a deal with China as unfair trade practices affect everyone, former top White House negotiator ...
2019-08-27, 06:00

| Trump slams Danish PM's 'nasty' rejection of Greenland deal Donald Trump has snapped back at the Danish prime minister's "nasty" dismissal of his attempts to purchase Greenland, heightening a row which has alre...
2019-08-22, 07:39

Can the Paris Climate Deal Survive a Trump-Style Renegotiation? Some advocates of global climate action think the pact would be stronger if the United States simply left, rather than remaining in and demanding big ...
2019-05-21, 14:13

Trump defends Mexico migration deal and pledges more detail U.S. President Donald Trump defended his administration's deal with Mexico against criticism that there were no major new commitments to stem a flow o...
2019-06-09, 14:39

President Trump urges PM Theresa May to 'stick around' for trade deal The US President is holding a breakfast meeting with senior leaders and Prime Minister Theresa May today - where a post-Brexit trade deal was on the c...
2019-06-04, 09:13

Trump inadvertently reveals details of Mexico migrant deal The US president told reporters he was happy with the progress made on controlling immigration. The finer points of a US-Mexico agreement were divulge...
2019-06-12, 04:26

House at last clears massive disaster aid deal for Trump's signature House Democrats finally managed to pass a $19.1 billion disaster relief bill Monday, sending the measure on to President Donald Trump, who is expected...
2019-06-03, 21:26

Did Donald Trump Inadvertently Reveal a Secret Mexico Deal? President Donald Trump may have an agreement with Mexico to commit to more “burden-sharing” on the handling of refugees fleeing violence a...
2019-06-11, 16:26

Trump Threatens More Tariffs On Mexico Over Part Of Immigration Deal President Donald Trump said on Monday the United States had signed another portion of an immigration and security deal with Mexico that would need to ...
2019-06-10, 07:52

Trump says confident China sincere about wanting a trade deal U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he was confident that China was sincere about wanting a trade deal with the United States because it had ta...
2019-08-26, 22:26

Trump urges Theresa May to ‘stick around’ to strike trade deal with US LONDON — Moving from pageantry to policy during his state visit to Britain, President Trump on Tuesday urged embattled Prime Minister Theresa May to &...
2019-06-04, 07:26

At G7 summit, Trump offers Brexit Britain a 'very big' trade deal U.S. President Donald Trump promised a big trade deal for post-Brexit Britain to Boris Johnson on Sunday and praised the new prime minister as the rig...
2019-08-25, 07:52

"Biggest Part Of Mexico Deal Has Not Been Revealed," Tweets Trump U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday stood by his comments that part of the migrant deal with Mexico announced over the weekend had yet to be made p...
2019-06-11, 15:39

Trump says he may send USMCA deal to Congress soon, triggering deadline President Trump said Thursday that he may send his U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade to Congress soon, imposing a 60-day deadline for lawmakers to...
2019-05-23, 16:39

Trump’s dual instincts on Iran: Big threats and an eagerness to deal Trump is caught between a political imperative to confront Iran — pleasing hawkish Republican supporters and allies Israel and Saudi Arabia — and his ...
2019-09-17, 04:13

Trump says Huawei dispute could be resolved in trade deal with China U.S. President Donald Trump characterized Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei Technologies Co Ltd as very dangerous on Thursday but said its dispu...
2019-05-23, 16:52

US beef exports could increase if Trump signs deal with EU countries President Trump will announce a deal Friday to sell more American beef to EU countries, economic adviser Larry Kudlow said — a win for the administrat...
2019-08-02, 16:26

China hawks fear Trump is ready to deal on Huawei At G-20 meeting, Chinese President Xi Jinping is expected to ask the U.S. president to lift a ban on U.S. companies supplying Huawei. Trump faces a GO...
2019-06-27, 20:39

The Latest: Trump, May discuss bilateral trade deal, China LONDON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s visit to Europe (all times local): 10:43 a.m. Relations with China will be on President Don...
2019-06-04, 06:13

‘All I have done, no credit!’ Enraged Trump defends US-Mexico migrant deal President tweets ire at New York Times and opponents as agreement to avoid tariffs comes under scrutinyThe Trump administration was forced to defend i...
2019-06-10, 07:39

Trump 'not ready' to deal with China, says September talks may be canceled President Trump said he was "not ready" to make a deal with China on trade and that a planned September meeting between White House officials and Beij...
2019-08-09, 12:26

Trump’s ‘deal of the century’ ignores reality in the Middle East The Trump administration's solution to the Palestine-Israel conflict will be unveiled later this month in Bahrain— and a critical UN program for Pales...
2019-06-21, 06:00

Trump: 'I can imagine Huawei being included' in a US-China trade deal Trump signaled he is open to negotiating U.S. restrictions on the Chinese telecom giant as part of a trade deal, even as he called Huawei "very danger...
2019-05-23, 23:00

Trump predicts 'fast' trade deal with China but provides no evidence U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday predicted a swift end to the ongoing trade war with China, although no high-level talks have been scheduled be...
2019-05-23, 23:52

Trump says he thinks Mexico wants a deal, tariff threat stands U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he thinks Mexico wants to make a deal in the neighbors' immigration dispute, but that he will go ahead w...
2019-06-05, 13:52

Trump hopeful about trade deal with Japan; host not as optimistic President Donald Trump is hopeful about a trade agreement with Japan by August though his host at the summit in Tokyo, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, is n...
2019-05-27, 12:39

Trump Sees 'Good Chance' of Migration Deal With Mexico President Trump said that ‘there is a good chance’ that the U.S. would be able to strike a deal with Mexico on border security and migration, but agai...
2019-06-07, 16:52

Trump dials back rhetoric on Iran, says he wants to make a deal U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he would impose fresh sanctions on Iran but that he wanted to make a deal to bolster its flagging economy...
2019-06-22, 15:39

Trump says 'good chance' U.S. will make a trade deal with Mexico U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday there was a "good chance" the United States would make a trade deal with Mexico, but that if the two countr...
2019-06-07, 16:26

Fresh Nuclear Deal With Iran Is "A Possibility To Happen", Says Trump U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday a deal with Iran on its nuclear programme was possible, crediting economic sanctions for curbing activities...
2019-05-27, 09:52

Trump flaunts 'secret' migration deal already revealed by Mexico U.S. President Donald Trump brandished a document on Tuesday confirming details of a regional asylum project agreed with Mexico to stave off threatene...
2019-06-11, 19:26

It's business as usual at Mexico's southern border despite Trump deal On Saturday, at the busiest crossing point along Mexico's porous southern border with Guatemala, evidence of Mexico's promised crackdown on waves of n...
2019-06-08, 23:39

UK trade delegation eyes post-Brexit deal with Trump British ministers were in Washington on Wednesday hoping to fast-track a free trade deal with the US. Some experts warn the US could take advantage of...
2019-08-07, 09:00

Trump says will not use U.S. debt ceiling to negotiate spending deal with Congress President Donald Trump said on Friday he could not imagine using the United States' debt ceiling as a tool to negotiate a spending deal with lawmakers...
2019-07-19, 17:13

Standoff escalates between Trump administration, Turkey over deal with Russia The Trump administration is locked in an escalating standoff with Turkey over its plans to purchase an air defense system from Russia, with a deadline...
2019-06-17, 15:39