The Trump administration's tariffs against China and Mexico have sparked retaliation by both countries on American agriculture. As a result, dairy producers have experienced a painful drop in demand, but many hope a promised $12 billion bailout will improve business…
By Gretchen Frazee
Retailers placed their holiday orders with overseas manufacturers months ago, allowing them to avoid some of the tariffs that were placed on China in September.
By Paul Solman
There are a number of ways China could fight back against U.S. tariffs. The question is whether those steps would hurt China more than the U.S.
One way to look at the results since Trump fired the first salvo in the trade battle is to compare the performance of the rivals’ stock markets since that day.
By Tom Krisher, Josh Boak, Associated Press
A growing number of iconic American companies are warning that President Trump's tariffs on U.S. imports are raising their costs and prices.
In our news wrap Wednesday, the Federal Reserve raised a key short-term interest rate for the third time this year, to 2.25 percent. Fed chairman Jerome Powell also said that "widespread tariffs that remain in place for a long time"…
By Martin Crutsinger, Associated Press
Many economists worry, though, that Trump's combative trade policies could slow the economy.
By Associated Press
Trump says he has great respect for the leader of China but the U.S. trade imbalance with Beijing "cannot be tolerated."…
Amy Walter from the Cook Political Report and NPR’s Tamara Keith join Judy Woodruff to discuss how the midterm elections are shaping up, how allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh impacts Republicans and questions swirling around Deputy Attorney General…
By Joe McDonald, Associated Press
U.S. regulators implemented a 10 percent tax on a $200 billion list of Chinese import. China responded by taxing a $60 billion list of American goods.
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