U.S. Signs Off On Tariffs, Angering Trade Partners

Updated at 11:15 a.m. ET Newly enacted U.S. tariffs on aluminum and steel imports have sparked a sharp reaction from around the globe, with several nations warning of an all-out trade war. President Trump on Thursday made good on a promise to impose a 25 percent tariff on imported steel and a 10 percent tariff on aluminum imports. The levies are to go into effect in 15 days. The administration clarified this week that Canada, the largest single source of imported steel (about 16 percent),...

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Media Mavens Merci Bouquet Honoree

This week's Merci Bouquet goes to Peter Cuthbert! This year's Grand Marshal for the WHB St Patrick's Parade, history teacher for 30 years at WHB High, Korean war vet, and author.

Cheese is a staple of many diets and, let's face it, it makes us happy. But sometimes we worry about the fat and calories it contains. Add this little guilt trip, plus a rise in veganism over the past few years and an increase in reported allergies to milk and soy, and now you've got a ripening market for cheese alternatives.

Britain's High Court has ordered the country's major Internet service providers to block one of the oldest and biggest file-sharing websites.

Host Michel Martin marks Tell Me More's 5th anniversary on NPR's airwaves by speaking with political strategists Donna Brazile and Ron Christie. They discuss the past five and next five years in politics. They examine the dividing lines of race, gender, and party, and what they mean for our political future.




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