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
Stocks dropped after Donald Trump ordered that U.S. manufacturers find alternatives to their operations in China.US Marketsread more
"We don't need China and, frankly, would be far better off without them," Trump tweeted.Politicsread 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
"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
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
Oil prices fell on Friday after China unveiled retaliatory tariffs against about $75 billion worth of U.S. goods, marking another escalation of a protracted trade dispute...Energy Commoditiesread more
The president tweeted Friday morning that he was ordering "our great American companies" to "immediately start looking for an alternative to China."Marketsread more
Yields slipped after Powell said the central bank will continue to act as appropriate to sustain the economic expansion.Bondsread more
Multinationals that rely on the supply chain from China are tumbling after President Donald Trump ordered them to find alternatives to their Chinese operations.Marketsread more
Semiconductor stocks and shares of Apple slid on Friday after President Donald Trump said U.S. companies should "immediately start looking for an alternative" to their...Technologyread more
A daily morning look at the financial stories you need to know to start the day
-Stock futures are up as investors continue to feel that the chances are subsiding for the UK will leave the EU in Thursday's vote. The markets are also eyeing Fed Chair Janet Yellen's testimony.
-Here's a Yellen testimony preview.
-Lower working skills men are dropping out of the workforce in America at the highest pace of any country in the OECD other than Italy.
-The vote remains split along generational lines, with the "Remain" side relying on younger voters to turn out.
-Crude is down back to just below the $49/barrel level.
-Gasoline prices fell a penny overnight to $2.32/gallon, national average.
-Hillary Clinton more than doubled Donald Trump's fundraising total in May.
-Mrs. Clinton will deliver an economic speech today attacking Trump's business record.
-After Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski was fired yesterday, Trump's New York campaign director Michael Caputo stepped down after he responded to the Lewandowski news with a celebratory Tweet.
-Trump and Mrs. Clinton are running neck-and-neck in the battleground swing states.
-A 19-year-old British man has been arrested for allegedly trying to kill Donald Trump this weekend in Las Vegas.
-Airbnb's CEO is weighing in against Trump.
-Japan is ready to shoot down a North Korean missile after detecting launch prep now proceeding there.
-Investigators are trying to figure out why Orlando terror shooter Omar Mateen bought $9,000 worth of jewelry just a few days before the attack.
-A new Urban Institute study says the nation is on track to spend less on healthcare than previously thought. But it's not clear whether it's because of the still sluggish economy, high Obamacare premiums and co-pays discouraging patients, or actual cost efficiencies from Obamacare without reductions in care.