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
"I would love this to be clarified. We come to a deal on trade, boy, this market is up 10 to 15%, but without it's going to be worrisome," Jeremy Siegel says.Marketsread 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
Tesla solar panels ignited at an Amazon warehouse in Redlands, California in June 2018, Bloomberg reports. The news comes days after Walmart sued Tesla for at least 7 fires...Technologyread 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
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. WHAT'S UNUSUAL ABOUT THE RAINS IN COLORADO
The dilemma in the semi-arid state is almost always too little precipitation - not too much.
2. NEXT STEP IN SYRIAN CRISIS
Kerry and top European diplomats are meeting on a U.N. resolution setting out how the Assad regime must secure and destroy its chemical weapons.
3. WHY THERE'S CONCERN OVER US BRIDGES
An AP analysis of more than 600,000 bridges across the nation shows that some 65,000 were classified as "structurally deficient."
4. FED VICE CHAIR SAID TO BE IN LINE TO SUCCEED BERNANKE
Janet Yellen is the apparent favorite to be nominated by Obama for the top job, now that Lawrence Summers has withdrawn from consideration.
5. TROUBLING TREND IN JOBS
The gap in employment rates between America's richest and poorest families has stretched to its highest levels since officials began tracking the data a decade ago.
(Read more: The new Americanpoor: 4 in 5 live in danger of it)
6. WHERE TENSIONS MAY BE SUBSIDING
A factory park jointly run by South and North Korea resumes operations after Pyongyang, which had ordered a shutdown, reverses itself.
7. DELICATE OPERATION TO FREE CAPSIZED SHIP
The 115,000-ton Costa Concordia, which ran aground on a Tuscan reef in 2012, is the largest liner engineers have ever tried to pull upright.
8. MEET THE NEW MISS AMERICA
Nina Davuluri becomes the second consecutive Miss New York—and the first contestant of Indian descent—to win the pageant.
9. WHO, AT LONG LAST, HAS AN EMMY
At age 84, Bob Newhart wins a creative arts Emmy—his first—for a guest role on "The Big Bang Theory."
10. MANNING BOWL IS PEYTON'S PLACE—AGAIN
In the third meeting between the QB siblings, Peyton Manning again outduels younger brother Eli as Denver thumps the Giants 41-23.