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The EU has agreed to increase the quota allocated to US beef exporters to 35,000 tonnes a year, US president Donald Trump announced on Friday. File photograph: NYT

President Donald Trump has hailed a new trade agreement with the European Union on Friday which will significantly increase US access to European beef(...)

Native Americans lead demonstrators as they march to the Federal Building in protest against president Donald Trump’s executive order fast-tracking the Keystone XL and Dakota Access oil pipelines, in Los Angeles, California. Photograph: Mark Ralston/AFP

The US Army Corps of Engineers will grant the final easement needed to finish the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline, according to a court filing on(...)

 Native American and other activists celebrate after learning an easement had been denied for the Dakota Access Pipeline at Oceti Sakowin Camp on the edge of the Standing Rock Sioux reservation on Sunday outside Cannon Ball, North Dakota. Photograph: Scott Olson/Getty Images

Thousands of protesters in North Dakota celebrated on Monday after the US federal government ruled against a controversial pipeline project. But they(...)

 Capitol police lead away a protestor after he and three others were removed from the Senate Gallery for shouting during a vote on the XL Pipeline in the US Capitol in Washington DC. Photograph: EPA

Republican prospects of increasing their US Senate majority were boosted when a Bill approving the construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipe(...)

A family attend a  24-hour vigil calling on Congress to pass immigration reform in Los Angeles. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

The most significant overhaul of US immigration laws in a generation easily cleared the final obstacle to passage yesterday, when 68 US senators, incl(...)