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Don’t ‘do stupid’ on tariffs

CLOSE President Donald Trump says "we're not backing down" on his push to impose tariffs on imported steel and aluminum despite criticism from fellow Republicans. (March 1) AP There's still time for Trump to get smart on steel and aluminum: Our view Aluminum beer cans (Photo: Justin Sullivan, Getty Images) After abruptly announcing plans last…

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Key Trump economy adviser Cohn resigns

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Gary Cohn was director of the National Economic Council US President Donald Trump's top economic adviser Gary Cohn is resigning, the White House has said. It is the latest in a series of high-profile departures from President Trump's team. In a statement released by the White House, Mr Cohn said…

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Jeff Bezos’ wealth is now equal to 2.3 million Americans

CLOSE The online retail giant's CEO is the richest man in the world, followed by Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffett. Elly Park reports. Newslook Amazon.com CEO Jeff Bezos tours the facility at the grand opening of the Amazon Spheres in Seattle on Jan. 29, 2018. (Photo: Jason Redmond/AFP/Getty Images) Just how…

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