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Trump imposes tariffs on EU, Canada, and Mexico

by Onize Ohikere
Posted 5/31/18, 11:16 am

The Trump administration on Thursday said it will impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Mexico, Canada, and the European Union. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said the tariffs will total 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum. President Donald Trump first announced the tariffs in March but granted temporary exemptions to U.S. allies amid talks on revising the North American Free Trade Agreement.

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Free Burma Rangers

Building playgrounds in former ISIS strongholds

International | Free Burma Rangers ministers to Syrian children as militants plot to indoctrinate them
by Mindy Belz
Posted 5/23/18, 02:32 pm

SYRIA: Clues suggest ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is still alive—with a chilling new mission to prioritize the indoctrination of children. Despite those threats, Free Burma Rangers this month successfully opened a playground at the former ISIS headquarters in Raqqa.

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Canadian Christian couple can adopt after all

Family | The province of Alberta initially rejected the parents because of their faith
by Kiley Crossland
Posted 5/11/18, 01:16 pm

A Canadian province has reversed its decision to deny a Christian couple’s application to adopt because of their Biblical beliefs about sexuality and gender.

In May 2017, Alberta’s Child and Family Services officially denied the couple’s application, stating that their religious beliefs about gender and sexuality were a rejection of LGBT children and at odds with the Alberta government.

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