Trump 'deadly serious' about Mexico tariffs, White House says

Business Jun 3, 2019

Trump 'deadly serious' about Mexico tariffs, White House says

A top White House official said Sunday that President Donald Trump is "deadly serious" about imposing tariffs on imports from Mexico, but acknowledged there are no concrete benchmarks being set to assess whether the U.S. ally is stemming the migrant flow enough to satisfy ...

Tariffs test limit of emergency powers

Business / Economy | ANALYSIS Jun 1, 2019

Tariffs test limit of emergency powers

Analysis U.S. President Donald Trump's proposal to impose a tariff on all Mexican goods to push Mexico to halt a surge in illegal immigrants is likely to be challenged in court and will test the scope of the president's emergency powers. Trump dramatically intensified his quest ...

Carmakers see $17 billion wiped out by Trump's Mexico threat

Business Jun 1, 2019

Carmakers see $17 billion wiped out by Trump's Mexico threat

The automotive industry is bearing the brunt of trade-war crossfire again as U.S. President Donald Trump threatens to slap tariffs of as much as 25 percent on goods from Mexico, a key production hub for carmakers from Mazda Motor Corp. to General Motors Co. Mexico ...

Mexican authorities push out camping migrants in south

World / Social Issues May 30, 2019

Mexican authorities push out camping migrants in south

Mexican immigration authorities have cleared a park of camping Central American migrants and another makeshift encampment of Haitians and African migrants outside an immigration detention center near the Guatemala border. About 100 migrants were pushed out of the Tapachula park overnight Tuesday. Families grabbed bedding ...