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U.S. Manufacturers Seek Relief from Steel and Aluminum Tariffs

After Sparking Outrage, Amazon Removes 'Straight Pride' Pin from Site

By Paul Wiseman and Christopher Rugaber |
President Donald Trump's tariffs on imported aluminum and steel are disrupting business for American companies that buy those metals, and many are pressing for relief.

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Suspended Fraternity: Offensive Video Was 'Satirical Sketch'

Suspended Fraternity: Offensive Video Was 'Satirical Sketch'

Apr 21
A fraternity suspended at Syracuse University over an offensive video said in an apologetic statement on Friday that the activities were intended as a "satirical sketch" depicting an uneducated, intolerant person.

When to Ignore Credit Card Advice

When to Ignore Credit Card Advice

By Gregory Karp | Apr 21
Credit card tips might be easier to understand when they're binary - do this, don't do that - but that advice usually doesn't apply to everybody. In fact, some advice could hurt more than help.

Army Won't Meet Recruiting Mission, Lowers Goal

Army Won't Meet Recruiting Mission, Lowers Goal

By Lolita C. Baldour | Apr 21
The U.S. Army will not meet its mission to recruit 80,000 active duty soldiers this year and has officially lowered the goal. But officials say the service has been able to encourage more experienced service members to stay on the job.

Warren to Black Voters: 'All Our Fights Are Interconnected'

Warren to Black Voters: 'All Our Fights Are Interconnected'

By Steve Peoples | Apr 21
Sen. Elizabeth Warren declared on Friday that the racism and bigotry that shaped housing policies in the United States for generations is still preventing African-Americans from owning homes.

Two Black Men Arrested at Starbucks Speak Out

Two Black Men Arrested at Starbucks Speak Out

Apr 21
Rashon Nelson and Donte Robinson spoke to the Assoiciated Press, giving a timeline of events of the day they walked into the Philadelphia Starbucks and got arrested, to the days of protests after.

Columbine, Parkland Students Unite for Voter Registration

Columbine, Parkland Students Unite for Voter Registration

By Colleen Slevin and Kelli Kennedy | Apr 20
Hogg has been encouraging students to walk out and register to vote. Some Columbine students compromised by holding a combined vigil and voter registration rally on Thursday night.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Skews Reasons Behind His 2016 Win

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Skews Reasons Behind His 2016 Win

By Hope Yen | Apr 20
President Donald Trump isn't getting the facts straight when it comes to how he won the 2016 election.

Facing Pressure, Starbucks Offers Bias Training

Facing Pressure, Starbucks Offers Bias Training

Apr 20
Facing furor over racial profiling in the arrest of two black men at a Philadelphia Starbucks, the company announced it will be closing its stores on May 29 to offer unconscious bias training. Some are questioning how effective that will be.

420: Advocates and Critics Reflect on Pot in the U.S.

420: Advocates and Critics Reflect on Pot in the U.S.

Apr 20
Thirty states have legalized some form of medical marijuana, and Michigan could become the 10th state with its ballot initiative this year. Yet cannabis remains illegal under federal law, and it still has many opponents.

NY Homeless Shelter Steps From Billionaires Row

NY Homeless Shelter Steps From Billionaires Row

Apr 20
In the shadow of skyscrapers dubbed billionaires row, New York City is planning to open a homeless shelter - and many nearby residents are not happy about it.

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