WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday temporarily excluded six countries and the European Union from higher import duties on steel and aluminum due to come into effect on Friday.
In a presidential proclamation issued late Thursday, Trump said he would suspended steel tariffs for Argentina, Australia, Brazil, South Korea, Canada, Mexico and the European Union until May 1, 2018 amid ongoing discussions.
Southern California Evacuation Orders Lifted as Mudslide Threat Eases
By Alex Dobuzinskis
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Authorities in Southern California lifted evacuation orders on Thursday for more than 60,000 people living adjacent to fire-scarred foothills and mountain slopes along the Santa Barbara coast as rains and the threat of dangerous mudslides abated.
Ex-Playboy Model Tells CNN She 'Was in Love' with Trump
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former Playboy model Karen McDougal, who claims to have had a 10-month affair with U.S. President Donald Trump starting in 2006, told CNN'S Anderson Cooper 360 in an interview broadcast on Thursday night that she was in love with Trump.
Asked if Trump ever said he loved her, McDougal said, " All the time.
Trump Replaces McMaster, Taps Bolton as National Security Adviser
By Steve Holland
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump shook up his foreign policy team again on Thursday, replacing H.R. McMaster as national security adviser with John Bolton, a hawk who has advocated using military force against North Korea and Iran.
The move, announced in a tweet, came little more than a week after the firing by Trump of Rex Tillerson as secretary of state.
Trump's Lead Lawyer in Federal Russia Probe Resigns
By Karen Freifeld
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's lead lawyer in the U.S. investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election said on Thursday he had resigned.
"I love the president and wish him well," Washington attorney John Dowd told Reuters in an email.
Winter Storm Toby Moves Out of the Northeast as More Storms Enter the West Coast