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Despite promises, Trump has yet to do anything about imports. It’s hurting workers nationwide.

Tuesday marks the 40th anniversary of Black Monday, the infamous day in 1977 when Youngstown Sheet & Tube Co. abruptly shut its doors. Thousands of steelworkers were suddenly...

U.S. Steel is investing more than $50 million in its Gary Works steel mill this year as it looks to make its operations more efficient to capitalize off higher steel prices.

The steelmaker announced a $1.2 billion flat-rolled segment asset revitalization program over th...

A country claiming the greatest military on earth can’t be without some things. Steel is an obvious one.

In the age of drones, aluminum is another. Aluminum is essential for flying machines like the F-35 joint strike fighter and Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet, for armor pla...

April 25, 2017

U.S. Steel's stock price has been riding high since the presidential election on the expectation of more tariffs, but the Pittsburgh-based steelmaker is still losing money.

The steelmaker reported a loss of $180 million, or $1.03 per diluted share, in the first quarter....

March 14, 2017

Earlier this month, the Trump administration unveiled a trade agenda to Congress that aims to punish countries that violate international trade laws, even if that means ignoring unfavorable decisions by the World Trade Organization (WTO).

USW International Vice Presiden...

February 17, 2017

The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that the union is gratified that House members in New Hampshire soundly defeated so-called “right-to-work” legislation in a 200-177 vote yesterday afternoon and further, decided to ban discussion of similar anti-union measures f...