European Union

In this April 26, 2017, file photo, rows of motorcycles are behind a bronze plate with corporate information on the showroom floor at a Harley-Davidson dealership in Glenshaw, Pa.
AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File
June 26, 2018 - 7:27 am
By Ivan Moreno, Associated Press MILWAUKEE (AP) — Production of Harley-Davidson motorcycles sold in Europe will move from U.S. factories to facilities overseas, the Milwaukee-based company announced Monday, a consequence of the retaliatory tariffs the EU is imposing on American exports in an...
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This April 27, 2017, file photo shows the Harley-Davidson name on the gas tank of a bike in Northbrook, Ill.
AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File
June 22, 2018 - 1:26 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union started enforcing tariffs Friday on American imports like bourbon, peanut butter and orange juice, part of a growing global trade rift that's likely to intensify over the next few weeks. The EU tariffs on $3.4 billion worth of U.S. products are in retaliation for...
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former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin wears Christian Louboutin shoes
AP Photo/Cliff Owen, FILE
June 12, 2018 - 11:03 am
LUXEMBOURG (AP) — The European Union's top court has defended French fashion designer Christian Louboutin's claim to trademark red soled high-heel shoes. The European Court of Justice ruled Tuesday that Van Haren, a Dutch company that sold similar shoes, had infringed the trade mark. The court said...
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GDPR
June 07, 2018 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions​ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- What’s GDPR? Your business is about to find out the hard way. If you’re vaguely aware of the GDPR and think it’s got something to do with Europe, you’re partially right. It’s a regulation that’s also got to do with any...
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President Trump
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June 04, 2018 - 11:24 am
By Eric Bradner, CNN (CNN) — President Donald Trump's recent moves on trade have turned an issue long considered part of the Republican orthodoxy into a political landmine for his own party. Last week, Trump's administration announced steep tariffs on steel and aluminum from close allies Canada,...
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Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte, center, is flanked by Roberto Fico, left, president of the Lower Chamber, and Rome's Mayor Virginia Raggi, on the occasion of celebrations for Italy's Republic Day, in Rome Saturday, June 2, 2018.
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June 02, 2018 - 9:21 pm
ROME (AP) — Italy's new populist leaders commemorated the founding of the Italian republic by attending a pomp-filled military parade Saturday — and then promised to get to work creating jobs and expelling migrants. "The free ride is over," League leader Matteo Salvini, Italy's new interior...
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European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini meets with China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi
AP Photo/Virginia Mayo
June 01, 2018 - 10:29 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. decision to impose new tariffs on European, Canadian and Mexican goods (all times local): 2:55 p.m. European Union trade chief Cecilia Malmstrom says that the Trump administration's tariffs on steel and aluminum exports to the United States will hurt global...
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EU US Trade War Tariffs
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May 30, 2018 - 2:15 pm
By Alanna Petroff (CNN Money) -- The United States could soon be in open conflict with two key trading partners: The European Union and China. EU trade commissioner Cecilia Malmström is meeting Trump administration officials Wilbur Ross and Robert Lighthizer on Wednesday in a bid to avoid US...
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The European Union is proposing bans on plastic products like cotton buds, straws, stirs and balloon sticks when alternatives are easily available in an attempt to cut marine litter.
AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File
May 28, 2018 - 11:48 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union has proposed banning plastic products like cotton buds, straws, stirs and balloon sticks when alternatives are easily available in an attempt to reduce litter spoiling beaches and ocean beds. The European Commission said its proposal would seek to cut marine...
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg
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May 24, 2018 - 5:16 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — Facebook said Thursday it will not compensate users in the scandal over the misuse of their personal data by political consultancy Cambridge Analytica. The company made the statement in a list of written replies to questions by European Union lawmakers. The answers were promised...
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