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Trump announces new Mexican tariffs in response to migrants

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a surprise announcement that could compromise a major trade deal, President Donald Trump announced Thursday that he is slapping a 5% tariff on all Mexican imports, effective June 10, to pressure the country to do more to crack down on the surge of Central American migrants trying to cross the U.S. border.

Oregon, awash in marijuana, takes steps to curb production

Andrew Selsky, The Associated Press

Update on the latest in business:

The Associated Press


Asian stocks mostly fall on Wall Street slide, trade fears

The Latest: Sanders says his views not so radical anymore

The Associated Press

RENO, Nev. - The Latest on Sen. Bernie Sanders campaigning for president in northern Nevada (all times local):

7:25 p.m.


The Latest: Ill. Senate OKs legal pot after home grow shift

The Associated Press

Illinois advances legalized pot after home growing settled

Michael Hill And John O'Connor, The Associated Press

Man accused of helping run 'El Chapo' cartel due in US court

Cedar Attanasio, The Associated Press

EL PASO, Texas - A Mexican man accused of running a death squad for convicted drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was due in a Texas courtroom on Wednesday to face a raft of charges.

Man gets life in prison for Indiana deputy's shooting death

The Associated Press

LEBANON, Ind. - A central Indiana man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole after pleading guilty in the fatal shooting of a sheriff's deputy.

Grammy award winner's drug possession case in Guam closed

The Associated Press

HAGATNA, Guam - A drug possession case in Guam involving a Grammy Award-winning singer has been closed, officials said.

TSA allows flyers to travel with drug derived from marijuana

Colleen Long, The Associated Press

WASHINGTON - The Transportation Security Administration has changed its cannabis policy to allow passengers to travel with some forms of CBD oil and a drug derived from marijuana that has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration.

UFC drops Toronto's Elias Theodorou

The Canadian Press

Toronto middleweight Elias (The Spartan) Theodorou, a former "Ultimate Fighter" winner who fought 11 times in the UFC, has been dropped by the mixed martial arts organization.

Pregnant women need drug-safety info: doctors

Camille Bains, The Canadian Press

VANCOUVER - Funding a program that provides pregnant and breast-feeding women with evidence-based research on drug safety should be a priority for the Canadian government, say doctors citing the closure of such a service after nearly 35 years.