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August 05, 2019 - 2:18 pm
By STAN CHOE and DAMIAN J. TROISE AP Business Writers NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks tanked again Monday on worries about how much President Donald Trump's worsening trade war will damage the economy, and the S&P 500 was headed for its worst drop since late last year, when the market was wrapped in the...
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August 02, 2019 - 12:35 pm
By JOE McDONALD, AP Business Writer BEIJING (AP) — China on Friday threatened retaliation if U.S. President Donald Trump's planned tariff hikes go ahead, while the renewed acrimony between the two biggest global economies sent stock markets tumbling. China's government accused Trump of violating...
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August 01, 2019 - 1:56 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says the U.S. will apply a new tariff of 10% on about $300 billion worth of products from China on Sept. 1. Trump tweeted Thursday amid slow-moving talks with China that negotiations will continue. But he blamed China for not following through on stopping...
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Jeff Katz
July 16, 2019 - 11:18 am
Several weeks ago, a video was released from Project Veritas showing high-ranking Google executives attempting to concoct a plan that would interfere in the 2020 presidential election and prevent another "Trump situation." Now, one billionaire is saying the tech giant should be federally...
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Jeff Katz
July 03, 2019 - 4:50 pm
On Tuesday, Nike agreed to start pulling its special edition "Betsy Ross Flag" sneakers from stores after former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick told the company he and others feel the flag is a symbol of slavery and racism. However, it seems that while Nike was quick to pull the Ross flag shoes,...
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June 24, 2019 - 1:58 pm
By DEB RIECHMANN and KEVIN FREKING Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Monday targeting Iran's supreme leader and his associates with financial sanctions, the latest action the U.S. has taken to discourage Tehran from developing nuclear weapons and...
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June 17, 2019 - 9:25 am
By CHRISTOPHER BODEEN and TASSANEE VEJPONGSA Associated Press HONG KONG (AP) — Demonstrators in Hong Kong gathered Monday outside the office of the city's leader, demanding that she step down for the crisis over a highly unpopular extradition bill that has tested the durability of China's promises...
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June 10, 2019 - 10:39 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says if Chinese President Xi Jinping (shee jihn-peeng) doesn't meet with him at the upcoming Group of 20 summit in Osaka, Japan, this month, additional tariffs will go into effect. But Trump says he expects Xi to attend. Trump made the threat during an...
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June 01, 2019 - 10:23 am
By JILL COLVIN and COLLEEN LONG Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Despite pushback from U.S. business, Mexico and Capitol Hill, President Donald Trump is doubling down on his threat to slap a 5% tariff on Mexican imports unless America's southern neighbor cracks down on Central American migrants...
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Jeff Katz
May 23, 2019 - 4:38 pm
Best-selling author Peter Schweizer explains the foreign influence peddling scandal engulfing Joe Biden’s 2020 presidential campaign in a new video series produced by the nonpartisan Government Accountability Institute (GAI). Schweizer, the president of GAI, explains the key findings from his 2018...
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