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 energy systems reportedly ignited at an Amazon warehouse in Redlands, California last June, and the Seattle e-commerce titan confirmed that it has no further plans...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
On the first trading day of October, U.S. stock futures were higher this morning, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq coming off record Friday closes and four-session winning streaks. The Dow was riding three straight positive sessions. But casino stocks, led by MGM, were under pressure after the concert shooting. (CNBC)
A data-heavy week begins with two economic reports out at 10 a.m. ET this morning: the ISM's September manufacturing index and the government's August construction spending figures. There were no major companies today's earnings calendar. (CNBC)
U.S. crude was sharply lower this morning, though holding above $50-per-barrel. An increase in American drilling and higher OPEC output put the brakes on a rally that pushed prices to their best third-quarter gains in 13 years. (Reuters)
President Donald Trump holds a "cut the red tape" event at the White House this morning, highlighting White House efforts to eliminate what Trump sees as burdensome government regulation of private businesses. (CNBC)
Trump toughened his rhetoric against North Korea, tweeting that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson should save his energy and attempts to negotiate with the regime were "wasting" Tillerson's time. (CNBC)
Facebook (FB) turns over ads today to Congress that were linked to Russia in the months before and after the 2016 presidential election. Facebook has already provided U.S. investigators information about the ads. (Reuters)
The government of the Spanish region of Catalonia holds a closed-door Cabinet meeting today following a disputed independence vote marred by violence. Catalonia said about 90 percent favored secession from Spain. (CNBC)
British aviation officials said U.K.-based Monarch Airlines ceased operations with immediate effect, leaving 110,000 customers stranded overseas and about 300,000 future bookings cancelled. (Reuters)
New York restaurateur and Shake Shack (SHAK) founder Danny Meyer is going into the private-equity business, raising $220 million in a fund that's investing in companies that share his employee-centric focus. (WSJ)
With weeks still to go until Halloween, many retailers have already made plans ahead of Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving when companies hypothetically turn from unprofitable, in the red, to profitable, in the black. (CNBC)
Alphabet's (GOOGL) Google unit removed the requirement that subscription news websites provide three free articles per day or become less prominent in search results.
Walt Disney (DIS) and Altice (ATUS) reached a tentative deal to keep ESPN, ABC, and other Disney-owned channels on Altice's Optimum cable service.
Nordstrom's (JWN) talks to take the retailer private are faltering, according to a report in Monday's New York Post.
Regulators voted to remove the systemically important financial institution designation from insurance giant AIG (AIG).
After dipping to No. 2 last weekend, "It" appeared to regain control of the North American box office in its fourth weekend by a slight margin. But all of the top three movies pulled in about $17 million. (AP)