Trump said he will raise tariffs on $250 billion in Chinese goods to 30%, and hike duties on another $300 billion in products to 15%.Politicsread more
Stocks dropped after Donald Trump ordered that U.S. manufacturers find alternatives to their operations in China.US Marketsread more
Federal Reserve Vice Chair Richard Clarida said Friday that the global economy has deteriorated in the past month.Marketsread more
The latest escalation in the trade war ups the odds the economy will fall into recession and that the Fed will aggressively cut rates.Market Insiderread more
Here are the products that stand to be the most affected by China's new tariffs on $75 billion worth of U.S. goods.Marketsread more
"We don't need China and, frankly, would be far better off without them," Trump tweeted.Politicsread more
"My only question is, who is our bigger enemy, Jay Powell or Chairman Xi?" Trump wrote amid a series of tweets that rattled markets Friday.Politicsread more
The final week of August could be highly volatile as markets fret over the economy and the latest developments in trade wars.Market Insiderread more
The death comes as federal and state health officials investigate a slew of lung illnesses in connection to e-cigarette use.Health and Scienceread more
Bank of England Governor Mark Carney says trade war has a confidence effect on business around the worldMarketsread more
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has completed a three-week course of radiation therapy for cancer, the top court said in a statement Friday.Politicsread more
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. KERRY, LAVROV DELVING INTO DETAILS OF SYRIA PLAN
The secretary of state arrives Geneva to work with his Russian counterpart on the proposal to confiscate and destroy the Assad regime's chemical weapons.
(Read more: More 'innocent victims' if US strikes Syria: Putin)
2. REPLACING ASSAD NO SIMPLE TASK
The lack of attractive alternatives to the dictator is one of the key dilemmas for the West as it tries to deal with Syria's civil war.
3. NATION PAUSES IN TRIBUTE TO 9/11 VICTIMS
On the 12th anniversary of the terror attacks, time stands still at the World Trade Center site, near the Pentagon and Shanksville, Pa., where Flight 93 mourners laid a wreath.
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4. LATEST SIGN OF DEMISE OF SNAIL MAIL
The British government is selling off the country's 500-year-old Royal Mail this fall.
5. WHAT'S WORRYING POLLSTERS
People don't trust polls, and many say they are unlikely to want to participate in them, a survey shows.
6. IT'S MORE THAN TESTOSTERONE
Research shows a lack of estrogen—the female hormone—may cause men as they age to gain weight and lose their sex drive.
7. WHERE MOLASSES IS OOZING INTO THE SEA
A broken pipe allows more than 230,000 gallons of the syrupy brown sugar to leak into Honolulu harbor. Thousands of fish are expected to die.
8. CHAINED TO A DESK NO LONGER
Putting fitness first, more U.S. office workers are standing, walking and even cycling their way through the day at treadmill desks, standup desks or other moving work stations.
9. WHICH GIZMOS MIGHT MAKE GREAT GIFTS
The AP's Nick Jesdanun says brightly colored iPhones, video game players, and smartwatches could be hot sellers this holiday season.
(Read more: 'IPhone dud' isn't Apple's only new disappointment)
10. YANKEE STAR ON THE SHELF AGAIN
An injured left ankle will sideline New York shortstop Derek Jeter for the rest of the season.