Day: April 6, 2018

Tess Torelli April 6, 2018

In just over a month, what began with tariffs on steel and aluminum has grown into a war of words between the U.S. and China — a showdown now threatening nearly 1,500 product lines. Yet even as the loudest voices in President Donald Trump’s administration ratchet up their protectionist talk, experts aren’t ready to sound […]

Tess Torelli April 6, 2018

Investor concerns over recent U.S.-China trade rhetoric have been in focus in the past month. Markets have been on edge over trade tensions potentially triggering a trade war between the two largest economies in the world. “Capricious policies make for volatile markets,” Jack Ablin, chief investment officer of Cresset Wealth Advisors, said regarding Trump’s latest […]

Tess Torelli April 6, 2018

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is looking to find ways to shield farmers from the growing trade conflict between the United States and China, a department official said Thursday evening, without providing details of options under review. “There’s a lot of different options out there” to protect farmers, said USDA Farm Production And Conservation […]

Tess Torelli April 6, 2018

President Donald Trump denied Thursday that he knew about his lawyer’s $130,000 payment to former adult film star Stormy Daniels. Trump spoke to reporters for the first time about the payment, made shortly before the 2016 election, to secure Daniels’ silence about allegations of a sexual encounter with the president years ago. Representatives for the […]

Vinnyd April 6, 2018

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Tess Torelli April 6, 2018

Drew Angerer | Getty Images John Bolton, former United States Ambassador to the United Nations, waves as he leaves Trump Tower, December 2, 2016. President Donald Trump’s choice to tap John Bolton as national security advisor is widely expected to produce more hawkish U.S. foreign policy on rogue states such as North Korea and Iran. […]

Tess Torelli April 6, 2018

One major source of concern is the Belt and Road Initiative — an infrastructure and investment program widely seen as an attempt by China to construct a massive, multi-national zone of economic and political influence that has Beijing at its center. The coal investments come in various forms: Chinese banks and companies provide financing, construction […]