FED'S MESTER SEES DOWNSIDE RISK FROM ESCALATING TRADE WAR

Cleveland Federal Reserve President Loretta Mester said on Saturday she sees "big downside risk" from rising trade uncertainty, and...

WHAT TRUMP CAN DO TO GET U.S. FACTORIES OUT OF CHINA

President Trump has ordered U.S. manufacturers to get out of China and has a few options to convince CEOs to do his bidding. Conway...

 
 
 

UK PM JOHNSON TO TELL TRUMP TO DE-ESCALATE TRADE TENSIONS

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he would be telling President Donald Trump at this weekend's G7 summit to pull back from...

CHINA WARNS U.S. TO STOP WRONG TRADE ACTIONS OR FACE CONSEQUENCES

China said on Saturday it strongly opposes Washington's decision to levy additional tariffs on $550 billion worth of Chinese goods...

 
 
 

CHINA TO RAISE IMPORT TARIFFS ON U.S. SCRAP COPPER, ALUMINUM FROM DECEMBER 15

China will impose an extra 5% tariff on imports of copper scrap and aluminum scrap from the United States from Dec. 15, according to...

JAPAN, U.S. REACH FRAMEWORK TRADE PACT, NO U.S. CONCESSIONS SEEN - NIKKEI

The United States and Japan have reached the broad framework of a trade agreement, Japan's Nikkei business daily said on Saturday,...

 
 
 

JAPAN, U.S. REACH FRAMEWORK TRADE PACT, NO TARIFF CUTS ON JAPAN CARS: NIKKEI

The United States and Japan have reached the broad framework of a trade agreement, with Washington maintaining tariffs on Japanese...

JAPAN, U.S. MADE 'BIG PROGRESS' IN TRADE TALKS: JAPANESE MINISTER

The United States and Japan have made "big progress" in bilateral trade talks and shared the understanding of the directionality of...

 
 
 

FTC, AT&T SETTLE 2014 LAWSUIT OVER DATA SLOWDOWNS: COURT

The Federal Trade Commission and AT&T Inc reached a settlement agreement on a 2014 case that accused the company of slowing down data...

WALL STREET WEEKAHEAD: INVESTORS LOOK AT DOLLAR STORES AS U.S. RECESSION FEARS INCREASE

More investors are watching the shares of discount retailers like Dollar General Corp and Dollar Tree Inc , which perform better during...

 
 
 

FACTBOX: FROM PHONE MAKERS TO FARMERS, THE TOLL OF TRUMP'S TRADE WARS

The world's two largest economies, China and the United States, on Friday exchanged blows in the latest escalation in their trade war...

EXPLAINER: WHAT TOOLS COULD TRUMP USE TO GET U.S. FIRMS TO QUIT CHINA?

Hours after China announced retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods on Friday, President Donald Trump ordered U.S. companies to "start looking...

 
 
 

KEY DATES IN THE U.S.-CHINA TRADE WAR

Hopes for settlement of the yearlong U.S.-China trade war dimmed further on Friday as China said it will slap retaliatory tariffs on...

FED'S POWELL VS. TRUMP: WHO'S GOT A 'FEEL' FOR MARKETS NOW?

Donald Trump once accused the Federal Reserve of not having a "feel" for the market and compared Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell...

 
 
 

STOCKS TUMBLE, YEN RALLIES AS U.S. AND CHINA ESCALATE TRADE WAR

Stocks, the dollar and oil prices fell on Friday while safe havens rose after President Donald Trump demanded U.S. companies look at...

TRUMP HEAPS ANOTHER 5% TARIFF ON CHINESE GOODS IN LATEST TIT-FOR-TAT ESCALATION

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday lashed back at a new round of Chinese tariffs by heaping an additional 5% duty on some $550 billion...

 
 
 

WEEK AHEAD ON WALL STREET

Earnings reports and economic data out next week will capture the health of the American consumer who is driving the U.S. economy....

USTR TO ACCEPT PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD BEFORE RAISING TARIFFS ON $250 BILLION IN CHINESE IMPORTS

The U.S. Trade Representative's office on Friday said it would hold a public comment period before raising tariffs on $250 billion...

 
 
 

GENERAL DYNAMICS WINS $1.1 BILLION U.S. DEFENSE CONTRACT: PENTAGON

General Dynamics Corp has been awarded a $1.1 billion contract for expeditionary sea base ships, the Pentagon said on Friday. The vessels...

ANSWERING TRUMP, UPS, FEDEX AND USPS SAY THEY ALREADY FIGHT ILLEGAL DRUG SHIPMENTS

FedEx Corp , United Parcel Service Inc and the U.S. Postal Service said on Friday they are already working to stop traffickers from...

 
 
 



The Amazon rainforest fires are shaping the G7 summit, where world leaders...

The Amazon rainforest fires are shaping the G7 summit, where world leaders like Trump and Macron are convening

Concern over a record number of fires ravaging the Amazon rainforest are influencing the political discourse as world leaders convene in France for the Group of Seven... Read more ...

New 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' poster debuts at Disney's D23 Expo

New 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' poster debuts at Disney's D23 Expo

Disney unveiled a poster for its upcoming "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker" movie, which will be the final film in the latest space opera trilogy. The poster, revealed at... Read more ...

As Trump's trade war escalates to 'new heights,' Wall Street warns investors...

As Trump's trade war escalates to 'new heights,' Wall Street warns investors are in for more whiplash

REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque Market strategists across asset classes are warning investors the turbulence that's proliferated in recent weeks will rage on as President Donald Trump's... Read more ...

The 9 states in the US where people have the most money in savings

The 9 states in the US where people have the most money in savings

Shutterstock/Sean Pavone People in the states with the highest incomes and highest costs of living don't necessarily have the most in the bank, data from GOBankingRates... Read more ...

The 9 states in the US where people have the most money in savings

The 9 states in the US where people have the most money in savings

People in the states with the highest incomes and highest costs of living don't necessarily have the most in the bank, data from GOBankingRates shows. Survey respondents... Read more ...

Investors have been plowing money into bitcoin since the start of the...

Investors have been plowing money into bitcoin since the start of the US-China trade war

Many investors have bought gold, a conventional haven asset, as the US-China trade war continues to weigh on global growth and market sentiment. People also plowed money into... Read more ...

Every major change Tesla has made to the Model S throughout the years

Every major change Tesla has made to the Model S throughout the years

Tesla first introduced the Model S in 2012. Since then, it has earned lots of recognition and awards like MotorTrend's "Ultimate Car of the Year." The car, now seven years old... Read more ...

Democratic presidential candidates don't want to sound too happy about the...

Democratic presidential candidates don't want to sound too happy about the prospect of a Trump recession - even though it could be their ticket to victory in 2020

Associated Press Democrats face a dilemma in how to respond to the looming prospect of an economic downturn, which would likely dent US President Donald Trump's chances of... Read more ...

'Every year we have wildfires': Brazil's president insists fires in the...

'Every year we have wildfires': Brazil's president insists fires in the Amazon are no worse than normal, as he sends the army to fight the blazes

After intense international pressure, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Friday finally moved to battle the devastating blazes sweeping through the Amazon rainforest. In a... Read more ...

A relationship expert says making these common mistakes after a breakup can...

A relationship expert says making these common mistakes after a breakup can lead to a negative thought spiral

Breakups can conjure up a negative thought spiral where we blame ourselves for everything that went wrong. This is when people tend to make the biggest mistakes that halt their... Read more ...