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041490c94bd26a3efdf85d49d9b013ba Alexie @Alexie - over 2 years ago
Trump, in tweet storm, says 'no need to rush' with China trade deal
President Donald Trump said in a tweet storm Friday morning that he is in no rush to finish trade negotiations with China and that tariffs "will make our country stronger." div > > p:first-child"> ...continued
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56a34dc91390858efd1999c86a89c348 George @George - over 2 years ago
Presidential hopeful Sen. Elizabeth Warren unveils $100 billion plan to combat the opioid epidemic
Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md.Bill Clark | CQ Roll Call | Getty ImagesDemocratic presidential hopeful Sen. Elizabeth Warren and House Oversight Committee Chairman Elijah Cummings on Wednesday unveiled a $100 billion proposal to tackle the ongoing opioid epidemic in the Unite...continued
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1a4d3a462311ba36d913731c2e16402c Pablo @Pablo - over 2 years ago
Google cracks down on ads tracking you across the web, and advertisers are preparing for the worst
Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google, speaks to the media before the opening of the Berlin representation of Google Germany in Berlin on January 22, 2019.Carsten Koall | Getty Images News | Getty ImagesGoogle said Tuesday it would be updating its Chrome browser to give users more...continued
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6fbf27ec08c2f7663e39dc017353475e Josiah @Josiah - over 2 years ago
Here are the states where the Pentagon drops the most — and least — money per capita
WASHINGTON — As lawmakers work to approve the Pentagon's colossal multibillion-dollar budget request, a new report shows that defense dollars have a varied impact across the country. div > > p:first-c...continued
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292890d964de1c8eba1a56fae0ed91c0 Alexzander @Alexzander - over 2 years ago
Uber CEO says he's building the next Amazon, even though growth is slowing
Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi plans for 2019 to be the company's peak year for losses and says the company should be compared to Amazon's rise. div > > p:first-child"> ...continued
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041490c94bd26a3efdf85d49d9b013ba Alexie @Alexie - over 2 years ago
Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says China trade talks are done for the day
U.S. trade talks with China ended Friday as Liu He, the top Chinese trade negotiator, left the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative. div > > p:first-child"> Treas...continued
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29d678841773a96cd144675798d50e70 Maida @Maida - over 2 years ago
Farmers feel the pain as lawmakers haggle over delayed disaster relief plan
It's been nearly seven months since Hurricane Michael swept through Greg Mims' farm in southwestern Georgia and all but wiped out his cotton harvest.Since then, Mims has had to rebuild the farm irrigation system. He bought new seed to spread across his fields. Eventually,...continued
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C0decc0c6b5bd408c22c456fa130a368 Marie @Marie - over 2 years ago
Nancy Pelosi: Trump is 'goading' Democrats to impeach him to solidify his base
Nancy Pelosi, speaker of the United States House of Representatives during her weekly press conference May 2, 2019.Aurora Samperio | NurPhoto | Getty ImagesPresident Donald Trump is "goading" Democrats to try and impeach him because he believes it would help "solidify h...continued
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F0eeb861062e22bc7a935a0992b58cb8 Ariel @Ariel - over 2 years ago
Trump defends his latest China tariffs with an eye on the 2020 election
President Donald Trump had 2020 on his mind Friday morning as he justified his latest tariffs on Chinese goods. div > > p:first-child"> The Trump ...continued
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6c170accf2ec5f1d4dbc252c635bb25c Erik @Erik - over 2 years ago
Retailers, already planning for the 2019 holidays, expected to get whacked by tariffs
Tariffs in the U.S. have increased to 25% from 10% on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods, including on things most American shoppers buy for their homes, like furniture and electronics. div > > p:fir...continued
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3fb9059c39d0a39c0a9f0cf17b7858fc Priscilla @Priscilla - over 2 years ago
Traders are clinging to hope that there's still time for a trade deal based on this theory
New tariffs kicked in Friday just as the markets had feared, but stocks are hanging in there. div > > p:first-child"> Stocks opened Friday's session only slightly lo...continued
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B32a14d6694cf7df7a187f69ad01ace5 Patrick @Patrick - over 2 years ago
Uber opens at $42 in market debut, after pricing at $45 per share
Uber began trading on the New York Stock Exchange Friday at $42 per share, below its IPO price of $45. The stock was down as much as 8% toward the start of trading. div > > p:first-...continued
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29d678841773a96cd144675798d50e70 Maida @Maida - over 2 years ago
Here's why global stocks aren't sinking despite the US tariff hike
A global stock market sell-off started to ease on Friday despite the U.S. fulfilling a promise to ramp up tariffs on Chinese goods. div > > p:first-child"> ...continued
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6fbf27ec08c2f7663e39dc017353475e Josiah @Josiah - over 2 years ago
Walmart raising tobacco purchase age to 21
Cashiers ring up customers at registers inside a Walmart location in Burbank, California.Patrick T. Fallon | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesWalmart will increase the minimum age to buy tobacco products to 21 starting July 1, joining the growing list of retailers boosting their a...continued
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B2ab4609b89b7e7c7408477bb01daf27 Jimmy @Jimmy - over 2 years ago
WORST CASE SCENARIO: Here's what it looks like if Trump starts a trade war with China
Brendan McDermid | ReutersWall Street's top investment banks are preparing clients for the worst possible trade war outcomes as the U.S. prepares to ratchet up its tariffs on goods imported from China, telling clients to "fasten your seatbelt and don't hold your breath."...continued
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Da22e3d6f8549192c3eca95f63ffdcdc Elody @Elody - over 2 years ago
White House tells Don McGahn not to give Mueller documents to Congress
Don McGahn, White House counselAndrew Harrer | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesThe White House on Tuesday directed former counsel Donald McGahn to hold onto documents related to special counsel Robert Mueller's probe that House Democrats are demanding to examine.The House Judicia...continued
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E77c53a55e474cb5ad875ffdba0be8e5 Leda @Leda - over 2 years ago
Pelosi doubts Trump will strike a trade deal with China this week as tariff hike looms
US President Donald Trump shakes hands with Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi as he departs following the Friends of Ireland Luncheon in honor of Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, March 14, 2019.Saul Loeb | AFP | Getty ImagesNancy Pelo...continued
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Ac7d6ae4836b778c0e45d9f73deed0cb Delia @Delia - over 2 years ago
Trump attacks potential 2020 rival Joe Biden in market-moving tweets about China trade negotiations
Vice President Joseph 'Joe' BidenDavid Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesPresident Donald Trump accused China on Wednesday of pulling back from agreed-upon trade deal language because Beijing would rather negotiate with former Vice President Joe Biden "or one of the ...continued
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7094e9deddcf03241ed9894017ba09bc Rose @Rose - over 2 years ago
China backtracked on nearly all aspects of US trade deal: Sources
The diplomatic cable from Beijing arrived in Washington late on Friday night, with systematic edits to a nearly 150-page draft trade agreement that would blow up months of negotiations between the world's two largest economies, according to three U.S. government sources a...continued
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6b970372434ca9c9def5abb121107916 Rex @Rex - over 2 years ago
Trump says China's vice premier is coming to the US 'to make a deal'
President Donald Trump said Wednesday that China "just informed" the White House that its vice premier will lead a delegation "coming to the U.S. to make a deal" on trade.Dow futures cut losses but major indexes still opened lower following the president's tweet, which a...continued
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C0c3cfe5664cc7e6deb04e9e150ccd98 Devin @Devin - over 2 years ago
Trump says GM will sell Lordstown, Ohio plant to Workhorse for electric truck production
An exterior view of the GM Lordstown Plant on November 26, 2018 in Lordstown, Ohio.Jeff Swensen | Getty ImagesPresident Donald Trump on Wednesday praised General Motors CEO Mary Barra after he says she informed him GM will sell their Lordstown manufacturing plant to Workh...continued
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10f64d8d0be1cc890068d55fc752e9ee Alexandro @Alexandro - over 2 years ago
Cramer: These are the two numbers that gave Trump confidence to hit China with new tariff threat
People are saying that American companies that didn't reduce their China exposure after months and months of watching Washington and Beijing clash on trade have only themselves to blame, CNBC's Jim Cramer reported on Tuesday. "I'm also told that they are like, 'Are you ki...continued
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6232f8a636fcadbbec0b89d4f6ded6e2 Ericka @Ericka - over 2 years ago
Warren Buffett says Berkshire's purchase of high-flying Amazon was still 'value investing'
Warren Buffett tours the shopping kiosks at the 2019 BHASM in Omaha, NE on May 3rd, 2019.Lacy O'Toole | CNBCBerkshire Hathaway's Amazon bet seems to stray from Warren Buffett's value investing style, but the Oracle of Omaha said the e-commence giant still meets the philos...continued
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1adaf62f6727e453ef8e84f05a069975 Oren @Oren - over 2 years ago
Home price gains keep shrinking, but housing is still overpriced
A realtor, at right, shows prospective buyers a property in Newport Beach, California.Jamie Rector | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesHome prices are less heated this spring, but the largest metropolitan markets are still overpriced.About 40% of the nation's top 50 markets, based ...continued
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Dd00644dc8212e2e9fd2e6ce7a756bbf Jerrold @Jerrold - over 2 years ago
Trump names former Obama Border Patrol chief Mark Morgan as new head of ICE
President Donald Trump hosts the "National Day of Prayer" Service in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington, May 2, 2019.Kevin Lamarque | ReutersPresident Donald Trump on Sunday named Mark Morgan as the new head of Immigration and Customs Enforcement. The announ...continued
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