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Americas

'Not just one side that matters': Canadian PM on being accused of groping

Former journalist broke her silence on Friday to stand by allegation that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau groped her nearly two decades ago.

07 Jul 2018 11:22 AM

Donald Trump's 'America First' policy: Summary of trade wars with the world

The complex web of commercial ties under threat has raised prospect of global trade war, sending financial markets tumbling.

06 Jul 2018 5:09 PM

Trump's environment chief resigns after facing ethics scandals

Trump tweeted that Pruitt's deputy, former coal lobbyist Andrew Wheeler, would take over Monday as acting head of the agency.

06 Jul 2018 2:49 PM

Trump kickstarts trade war with new tariffs on Chinese imports

As tariffs approached, US central bank warned that impending trade battle was beginning to darken otherwise blue skies of American economy.

06 Jul 2018 11:30 AM

US using DNA tests to speedily reunite children with migrant parents

Critics however warn that such data can be used for further monitoring and that young children cannot give consent for such tests.

06 Jul 2018 9:40 AM

Pompeo leaves for further nuclear talks with North Korea

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has been tasked with negotiating plans to achieve the 'complete denuclearisation' of the Korean peninsula.

05 Jul 2018 4:48 PM

Oil prices fall after Trump demands OPEC 'reduce pricing now'

The escalating US-China trade row also cast a shadow over markets, as China warned it could introduce

05 Jul 2018 1:39 PM

Woman climbs base of Statue of Liberty to protest immigration policy, booked

The climb led to a 4 hour standoff with police and forced thousands to leave the iconic American symbol on the nation’s birthday.

05 Jul 2018 12:22 PM

Heat wave kills 19 in Canada

Temperatures soared to 34 degrees Celsius with a humidity that made it feel closer to 40 degrees, the meteorological service said.

05 Jul 2018 11:37 AM

Trump repeatedly suggested invasion of Venezuela last year: US official

Two high-ranking Colombian officials who spoke on condition of anonymity to avoid antagonizing Trump confirmed the report.

05 Jul 2018 10:58 AM