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.
By Zeke Miller, Darlene Superville, Associated Press
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.
The trade war between the U.S. and China escalated Friday, as China announced new tariffs on $75 billion of American goods. President Trump tweeted in response that American companies were “ordered” to find alternatives to China and that he would…
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.
In our news wrap Wednesday, China said its trade war with the U.S. is hurting both countries. A spokesman in Beijing also said that when it comes to international treaties, the U.S. “breaks promises” and “violates rules.” Meanwhile, Hong Kong…
By Associated Press
A foreign ministry spokesman expressed hope Washington can "get along with us" and restore "mutually beneficial" trade.
President Trump on Tuesday acknowledged that he is considering cutting taxes, but said the idea is not in response to recession fears. During an Oval Office meeting with the president of Romania, Trump touted the strength of the economy and…
By Kevin Freking, Associated Press
Speaking to a boisterous crowd at Southern New Hampshire University Arena, Trump dismissed the heightened fears about the U.S. economy.
By Christopher Rugaber, Associated Press
Many economists worry that recession odds are rising. Here's why.
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