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Senate rejects Trump’s plan to lift ZTE export ban

Trump is seeking to lift the export ban as a "personal favor" to China.<p>The US Senate on Monday voted to block implementation of a settlement that …

Donald Trump

Target's CEO says retail industry will fight negative impact of tariffs

Cornell spoke at a reception on Capitol Hill hosted by the Economic Club of Minnesota.

Globalization

Bill could require American flags to be American

INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) — Currently, American flags purchased by the US government must be made with at least 50 percent American materials. Lawmakers …

All-American

Harley to get smacked with 25% import tax today

Today is a day that Harley-Davidson and Indian are going to be dreading. It’s the date set for EU trade tariffs to be adopted against a huge range of …

Motorcycles

Gov. Kay Ivey voices opposition to potential import tariffs - Birmingham Business Journal

By Hanno van der Bijl <br>– Digital Producer, Birmingham Business Journal<p>Jun 19, 2018, 8:00am CDT<p>Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey has publicly broken with the top …

Birmingham, AL

ZTE's Future Is Back in Limbo After Senate Votes to Reinstate Ban

Despite President Donald Trump and Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross’ best efforts to save ZTE from a seven-year ban on using American goods, the …

Donald Trump

Caddyshack Golf Cars

FORD, SHELBY, AND GM OFFICIALLY LICENSED GOLF CARS ~ Caddyshack Golf Cars was founded with the vision of providing consumers with proprietary, high …

Golf

Is unemployment insurance reform in Ohio dead this year? Capitol Letter

<b>Rotunda Rumblings</b> <b><br>Better luck next session?</b> One of the Ohio House's top priorities this session, a proposed overhaul of Ohio's ailing unemployment …

Government

The 30 Best Wallets for Men – Top Picks of 2018

<i>Wallets come in all shapes and sizes but one thing is certain: they’re an essential part of every guy’s EDC. This guide covers the best wallets in a</i> …

Shopping

Fender Announces New Player Series to Replace MIM Standards

Fender made news in the guitar and gear world today with the announcement that its Mexican Standard Series will be discontinued in favor of a …

Guitar

10 of the Fastest American-Made Cars

Speed is as American as the Constitution, Taco Bell, and the Super Bowl. It’s in our DNA – in fact, put any American, regardless of age, behind the …

Sports Cars

The U.S.-Canada Trade War's Collateral Damage: The U.S. Defense Industrial Base

A tweetstorm from the tarmac of the Quebec "G-6+1" summit has escalated the U.S.-Canada trade war to a new level, and the snark since then from both …

National Security

China-Focused Stocks Hit Hard as Beijing Responds to Trump Tariff Threats

Get ready for the dive.<p>U.S. stocks with sales or production exposure to China traded sharply lower in pre-market dealing Tuesday as investors worried …

China

Beer money: $20M settlement in lawsuit over Beck's packaging

MIAMI (AP) — U.S. drinkers of Beck's beer who thought the American-made brew they were buying was still a fancy, century-old German import can get cash payments under a $20 million settlement approved Tuesday in a class-action lawsuit over deceptive packaging.<p>On tap: People with proof they bought …

Beer

No Country for American Locker Makers

How the Trump steel tariff is harming a U.S. company and its workers.<p>Opportunity lured entrepreneur John Altstadt out of retirement and into the business of making lockers for workplaces, gyms and schools. Yet a year after becoming president of Lyon Group Holding, his company is struggling to …

Donald Trump

Making Apple products in America again: Foxconn to open up shop in Wisconsin

Foxconn Technology Group has purchased a building in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, as its North American headquarters, as part of the company, Apple Inc.’s …

Silicon Valley

The Amazon Outfit: Summer Weekend Road Trip

Our series for making good style painless. Free Prime shipping and free returns if you don’t like it or if it doesn’t fit.Check out The Amazon …

Self-Reflection

#wornandwound Instagram Round-Up With a Vintage Ulysse Nardin, a Seiko Bullhead, and More

This week, we’ve got another 10 great Instagram watch snaps courtesy of you all. But before we get to the watches, we’d like to thank everyone who …

Watches

No More Mr. Nice Canada

Call it Gen. Ross’s Law: The longer any nationalistic argument between a Canadian and an American goes on, the probability that the Canuck will …

Canada

Trump Spares Made-in-USA Apparel With Most Machinery Tariff-Free

The clothing and footwear industry was largely spared as the Trump administration slapped tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese imports, but a looming …

Economy

Why Trump’s solar panel tariff is hurting this US company

In January, President Trump mandated a 30% tariff on solar equipment manufactured abroad, a decision largely aimed at China and intended to reduce the prices of solar panels.<p>But now, one U.S.-based company is saying the tariff had the opposite effect. SunPower, the nation’s second-biggest …

Business

U.S., China Tariffs Hit American-Made Products from Chips to Cars

Tit-for-tat tariffs can affect U.S. companies and farmers in unexpected ways<p>Chip makers, auto makers and soybean farmers are among those facing the brunt of tit-for-tat tariffs imposed by the U.S. and China in unexpected ways.<p>President Donald Trump’s plan to impose tariffs on about $50 billion of …

Automotive Industry

Five Sweat-Free Watch Straps for the Summer

Hot under the cuff? Swap your leather for one of these.<p>When James Bond’s agenda for the day includes swimming into a Latin American drug compound …

Smartwatches

N.C. manufacturers need help with currency problem

For 117 years, Charlotte Pipe and Foundry has been manufacturing cast iron pipe and fittings in Charlotte. Along the way, we’ve watched many of our …

Economy

Next steps in US-China trade negotiations

The next step in what some say is a brewing trade war between the U.S. and China is the restriction on Chinese nationals buying American technology, according to U.S. Trade Representative Robert LIghthizer.<p>“We hope this leads to further negotiations,” he said during an interview with FOX Business’ …

China

This 8-Inch Lodge Cast-Iron Skillet Is $11 Right Now

Cooking on cast iron has never been this accessible. Lodge, the king of affordable, American-made skillets, presents cast iron in its most basic …

Cast Iron Skillet

Homeowners Discover (Again) the Luxury of Soaking Tubs

Freestanding tubs made from natural or patented materials are making a big splash as more homeowners buck the shower-only trend<p>By<p>Karen Bruno<p><b>Bathing isn’t</b> going down the drain, despite an uptick in the money spent on shower-only bathrooms, according to the National Kitchen & Bath Association.<p>But …

Home Improvement

#BuyCanadian: Pocketbook patriotism takes off amid U.S. trade tensions

Social media users are pledging to #BuyCanadian amid a simmering trade standoff with the U.S., but experts say pocketbook patriotism may have …

Canadian News

Why the Saudi-Led Coalition Is Pushing Its Assault in Yemen

Yemeni forces backed by a Saudi-led military coalition began an assault on the Red Sea port city of Hodeidah early Wednesday. The battle is part of a broader face-off between Saudi Arabia and Iran, which backs the Houthi rebels there, and could be a turning point in Yemen’s more than three-year-old …

Middle East

Escapod Teardrop Trailer

The Escapod teardrop trailer was made for adventure and designed to travel anywhere your rugged 4×4 ride can tow it. This American made gem keeps it …

Shopping