This is AP News Minute.
President Trump is embracing the possibility of trade war after announcing plans to place tariffs on imported steel and aluminum. He is rejecting allies who want to be exempted from the stiff new tariffs.
Two populist parties that oppose the European Union surged in Italy's parliamentary election. However, results show neither party got enough votes to form a government.
Teachers across West Virginia are expected to be back on strike Monday. A deal was reached to end the strike before the state senate cut the planned pay hike.
And the Iditarod Sled Dog Race kicked off in Willow, Alaska. 67 teams with 16 dogs each are taking part in the race, through 1,000 miles of rugged, frozen Alaska wilderness.
Matt Small, the Associated Press, with AP News Minute.
1.He is rejecting allies who want to be exempted from the stiff new tariffs.
Poor eyesight will exempt you from military service.
2.A deal was reached to end the strike before the state senate cut the planned pay hike.
It takes planning, a careful strategy and a persuasive argument to get that 10 per cent pay hike.
在宣布计划对进口钢铁和铝产品征收关税后，特朗普总统可能开展贸易战争 。他将那些希望被免除高额关税的盟友都排除在外 。
在意大利议会选举中，反对欧盟的两大民粹主义政党激增 。然而，结果显示，两党都没有得到足够的选票以组建政府 。
西弗吉尼亚州的教师们预计星期一将再次举行罢工 。结束罢工的协议达成之后，州参议院削减了原计划的提薪 。
艾迪塔罗德狗拉雪橇比赛在阿拉斯加的威洛市开幕，67个队（16只狗每队）参加了比赛 。赛程有1000多英里长，都是崎岖的阿拉斯加冰原 。