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
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
The "Fast Money " traders gave their final trades of the day.
Tim Seymour was a buyer of YNDX.
David Seaburg was a buyer of XOP.
Karen Finerman was a buyer of GOOGL.
Guy Adami was a buyer of TSLA.
Trader disclosure: On April 2, 2015, the following stocks and commodities mentioned or intended to be mentioned on CNBC's "Fast Money" were owned by the "Fast Money" traders: Karen Finerman is long BABA, BAC, C, FINL, FL, GOOG, GOOGL, JPM, M, KORS, she is short DIA, her firm is long ANTM, AAPL, BAC, C, CMLS, DIS, FINL, FBT, FL, GOOG, GOOGL, IBB, JPM, M, KORS, XBI, OIH, SUNE, URI, her firm is long calls URI, her firm is short IWM, SPY, USO, Karen Finerman is on the board of GrafTech International. Tim Seymour is long T, BAC, C, DIS, F, GE, GM, GOOGL, INTC, LO, EWZ, SUNE, Tim's firm is long BABA, BIDU, MCD, NKE, NOK, SBUX, YNDX. Guy Adami is long CELG, EXAS, INTC, Guy Adami's wife, Linda Snow, works at Merck.