Trump trade negotiator says EU talks are 'at a stalemate'
(CNN) — Trade talks between the United States and the European Union remain at an impasse after the most recent round of negotiations in Washington last week, President Donald Trump's top negotiator told Congress on Tuesday.
U.S. plans 'very significant' additional Venezuela sanctions: official
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States is preparing to impose “very significant” Venezuela-related sanctions against financial institutions in the coming days, U.S. special envoy Elliott Abrams said on Tuesday.
Theresa May's Brexit divorce deal fails once again in Parliament
LONDON — For the second time in as many months, British lawmakers rejected Prime Minister Theresa May’s divorce deal with the European Union. Tuesday's defeat comes only 17 days before the United Kingdom is due to leave the 28-country bloc.
Corbyn calls for general election after May’s Brexit defeat
Jeremy Corbyn has demanded a general election in response to Theresa May’s 149-vote Brexit deal defeat – but made no mention of a second referendum. The Labour leader also pledged that his party would vote against a no-deal Brexit outcome in Wednesday’s vote and signalled that he would continue to p
Liberal wing of Democrats comes out against NAFTA replacement
The Congressional Progressive Caucus announced Tuesday that it formally opposes President Donald Trump’s new North American trade agreement, marking the largest bloc of congressional members to come out against the new deal with Canada and Mexico.