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Politics Oct 01WATCH: Trump says revised trade deal would return U.S. to ‘manufacturing powerhouse’ if approved by Congress
Trump embraced the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement during a Rose Garden ceremony, branding the pact the "USMCA." The president said the name has a "good ring to it," repeating U-S-M-C-A several times.
Economy Oct 01Canada-U.S. agree on new trade deal to replace NAFTA
If signed, the new deal, called the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, or USMCA, would replace the 24-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement.
Politics Sep 01Trump: Canada ‘will be out’ of trade deal unless it’s ‘fair’
President Donald Trump warned Canada on Saturday that it "will be out" of a revised North American trade agreement unless it's "fair" to the United States.
Politics Aug 31Trump says he won’t compromise with Canada in NAFTA deal
President Donald Trump has said privately that he won't make compromises with Canada in high-stakes talks to revamp the North American Free Trade Agreement.
World Aug 28Preliminary U.S.-Mexico trade deal leaves trail of uncertainty
President Donald Trump's declaration of victory Monday in reaching a preliminary deal with Mexico to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement raised at least as many questions as it answered.
World Aug 27U.S. and Mexico tentatively set to replace NAFTA with new deal
President Donald Trump says he'll be "terminating" the North American Free Trade Agreement as he pursues a deal with Mexico and starts negotiations with Canada.
World Jul 23Man firing into Toronto cafes shoots 14 people, killing 2
Authorities identified the suspect as Faisal Hussain, 29, of Toronto, who died after an exchange of gunfire with police. It was not immediately clear whether he killed himself or was killed by police.
World Jun 30Canada announces billions in retaliatory tariffs against US
The taxes on items including ketchup, lawn mowers and motor boats amount to $12.6 billion.
World Jun 20Canadian senate passes weed bill but legalization delayed
Canada's Senate gave final passage Tuesday to the federal government's bill to legalize cannabis.
World Jun 10Trump pulls out of joint G-7 statement, attacks Trudeau
The annual G-7 summit appeared to have weathered tensions over President Donald Trump’s threats of a tariff-fueled trade war until the mercurial American pulled out of a joint statement while citing “false statements” by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.