ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The following statement is attributed to Gary Shapiro, president and CEO, Consumer Technology Association (CTA)® regarding President Trump's announcement to increase.. Business Wire - Published
President Trump announced Friday on Twitter that tariffs on Chinese imports will increase 5 percentage points in a tit-for-tat response to China’s own plans to place new duties on U.S. goods. About.. TechCrunch - Published
Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell on Friday said the U.S. central bank was prepared to take action in the event of a global economic downturn. Powell, however, was tightlipped on whether the Fed..
2020 Democratic contenders have been reluctant to go after President Trump on the economy, but with worries about a potential recession on the rise, several Democrats - including front-runner Joe Biden..
President Trump hit China with new tariffs as retaliation for tariffs China slapped on U.S. goods. The escalating trade war has Wall Street very worried. Weijia Jiang reports. CBS News - Published Also reported by •SFGate
Joe Biden has a message for New Hampshire voters. Speaking at a campaign event Friday as President Trump prepared to head off to the G-7 summit of the world’s top economic powers, the man who hopes.. FOXNews.com - Published
President Trump announced on Twitter Friday that his administration will retaliate against China by raising on imports from the Asian nation amid a bitter trade war between the two countries. FOXNews.com - Published
This week was a United Nations milestone: it was the International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion or Belief. A resolution marking this day was unanimously passed in.. Eurasia Review - Published
Wall Street tumbled on Friday after the trade war heated up in dramatic fashion, with President Trump ordering US companies to seek alternatives to doing business with China. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
Shares of Apple and Silicon Valley's semiconductor companies were pummeled on Friday as President Trump responded to new tariffs from China with a tweet saying he's demanding that American companies.. bizjournals - Published
Sean Spicer says he's not bothered by the haters who don't want him on "Dancing With The Stars" ... but there's still one way to push his buttons ... his shopping trip to Spanx!!! We got President.. TMZ.com - Published
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Facebook has banned conservative news site The Epoch Times from buying ads after it was discovered that the site was trying to avoid the company’s rules for.. The Verge - Published
President Trump promised to respond Friday after China said it will slap tariffs on $75 billion automobiles and other U.S. goods. He also "ordered" U.S. companies to stop doing business with China. NPR - Published
NPR's Ailsa Chang speaks with E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post, and Hugo Gurdon of the Washington Examiner about President Trump's controversial comments on trade, the fed chairman and Jews. NPR - Published
· *Safe-haven assets from Treasuries to gold surged Friday amid escalating trade tensions between the US and China. *
· *Tensions are likely to continue and add volatility to markets, said.. Business Insider - Published
Watch VideoPresident Donald Trump issued a so-called "order" to U.S. companies to "immediately start looking for an alternative to China."
The president made the comment in a slew of tweets Friday.. Newsy - Published
President Trump joked on Twitter that “perhaps” the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell more than 500 points on Friday because Rep. Seth Moulton dropped out of the crowded Democratic race for.. FOXNews.com - Published
Julián Castro on Friday ended his speech to the Democratic National Committee’s summer meeting in San Francisco by describing his fantasy for Jan. 20, 2021 – the day he imagines being inaugurated.. FOXNews.com - Published
President Trump's trade war with China boiled over Friday as Beijing slapped retaliatory tariffs on America and the president clashed with U.S. businesses over his abrupt demand for firms to bolt.. FOXNews.com - Published
Watch VideoChina has placed retaliatory tariffs on $75 billion worth of U.S. imports.
China's Finance Ministry made the announcement Friday. The rates range from 5% to 10% and are set to go into.. Newsy - Published
Through a series of tweets, President Trump has escalated the trade war with China by claiming that the US has lost trillions of dollars to the country, and has ordered American companies to look for.. AppleInsider - Published
Conservative radio host Joe Walsh, known for years’ worth of incendiary statements, apologized for “hurtful comments” he’s made about Islam Friday.
“I’ve said some hurtful things about.. The Wrap - Published
Facebook has banned new ad buys from the pro-Trump conservative outlet the Epoch Times, citing violations of ad policies.
Earlier this week, an NBC News report found the Epoch Times, an outlet.. The Wrap - Published
Wall Street stocks and major European indexes fell after Beijing said it would answer President Trump’s next round of tariffs on Chinese goods by increasing tariffs on American imports. NYTimes.com - Published
Earlier, following remarks by President Trump that he had agreed with French President Emmanuel Macron that Russia should be welcomed back into the Group of Eight discussion format of advanced.. WorldNews - Published
President Trump has sent a series of mixed messages this week. First, on gun control. He reportedly told the NRA’s chief executive that he would not support universal background checks for gun.. CBS News - Published
· *Markets and investors are watching the Federal Reserve and Chair Jerome Powell for signs of upcoming rate cuts at this week's economic symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.*
· *The Fed has been.. Business Insider - Published
President Trump and the first lady will fly to France Friday for this weekend's G-7 summit. The annual meeting has highlighted divisions between the president and some of the strongest U.S. allies... CBS News - Published
Some reporters are complaining that President Trump’s recent "gaggles" on the White House lawn -- as Marine One’s helicopter rotors blare in the background -- make it more difficult for them to.. FOXNews.com - Published