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Markets Wobble as U.S. Readies More China Tariffs

Markets Wobble as U.S. Readies More China Tariffs

President Donald Trump is reportedly set to impose tariffs on about $50 billion in imports from China.

U.S. Futures Advance as Trade Worries Ease

U.S. Futures Advance as Trade Worries Ease

Asia stocks finished the day mostly higher after President Trump tweeted that he had told officials to look at rejoining the Trans-Pacific Partnership free-trade deal.

Trump Sets Up USPS Task Force After Amazon Criticism

Trump Sets Up USPS Task Force After Amazon Criticism

Amazon was not directly mentioned in the order, but Trump has criticized the online retailer's deal with USPS, saying in a series of tweets that the company doesn't pay its share of postage.

U.S. Futures Up, Global Markets Mixed on Geopolitical Tension

U.S. Futures Up, Global Markets Mixed on Geopolitical Tension

Oil remained near a three-year high despite falling back slightly on Thursday.

Dow Set to Drop After Trump Warns Russia to 'Get Ready' for Missiles in Syria

Dow Set to Drop After Trump Warns Russia to 'Get Ready' for Missiles in Syria

President Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday that Russia should "get ready" because missiles "will be coming" to Syria.

Sprint, T-Mobile Owners Gain on Merger Talk Reports

Sprint, T-Mobile Owners Gain on Merger Talk Reports

The resumed talks will mark the third time the companies have come to the table in four years.

European Commission Raids Fox's London Offices

European Commission Raids Fox's London Offices

The European Commission is investigating potential abuse of Fox's dominant position in broadcasting of major sporting events.

XI Jinping Saves the Bull Market, For Now

XI Jinping Saves the Bull Market, For Now

In a Tuesday speech at the Boao Forum for Asia Chinese President Xi Jinping spoke of increasing imports, lowering foreign-ownership limits on manufacturing and expanding protection to intellectual property.

8 Auto Stocks Getting Boost From Xi Jinping's New Pledge to Reduce Tariffs

8 Auto Stocks Getting Boost From Xi Jinping's New Pledge to Reduce Tariffs

President Xi Jinping's pledge to significantly lower tariffs on imported vehicles came hours after President Trump on Monday tweeted about China's 25% tariff on cars from the U.S.

Stock Futures Are on a Mild Tear Monday After Brutal Friday Selloff

Stock Futures Are on a Mild Tear Monday After Brutal Friday Selloff

Markets around the globe last week were tumultuous after both China and the U.S. proposed tariffs on imported goods as investors weigh whether the countries will come to the table to negotiate an end to the spat.