By Joe McDonald, Associated Press
The U.S. and China have raised tariffs on billions of dollars of each other's imports, disrupting trade in goods from soybeans to medical equipment and battering traders on both sides.
By Zeke Miller, Darlene Superville, Associated Press
President Donald Trump on Monday defended the way he is trying to squeeze a trade deal out of China, saying it's what worked for him in business.
Trump said his trade negotiators had received two "very good calls" from China Sunday. A spokesman for China's foreign ministry said he didn't know what Trump was talking about.
By Zeke Miller, Associated Press
President Donald Trump is threatening to use the emergency authority granted by a powerful, but obscure federal law to make good on his tweeted "order" to U.S. businesses to cut ties in China amid a spiraling trade war between the…
By Paul Wiseman, Jill Colvin, Joe McDonald, Associated Press
Trump said Friday he is raising previously announced tariffs to 15 percent and 30 percent.
By Joe McDonald, Paul Wiseman, Jill Colvin, Associated Press
The tariffs of 10 percent and 5 percent take effect on two batches of goods Sept. 1 and Dec. 15.
By Paul Wiseman, Christopher Rugaber, Associated Press
The United States is delaying tariffs on Chinese-made cellphones, laptop computers and other items and removing other Chinese imports from its target list altogether.
By Stan Choe, Damian J. Troise, Associated Press
The escalations in the trade war between the world's largest economies are rattling investors already unnerved about a slowing global economy, falling U.S. corporate profits and possibly too-weak inflation.
Trump rattled financial markets with Thursday's surprise announcement of 10% tariffs on $300 billion of Chinese imports, effective Sept. 1.
By Martin Crutsinger, Associated Press
The Fed under Chairman Jerome Powell has signaled a belief that uncertainties and threats unleashed by President Donald Trump's trade war and by a global slowdown justify a Fed rate cut.
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