American small and medium-size companies that rely on China are scrambling to adjust their business plans in response to the escalating trade war.Traderead 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
The world's second biggest economy is past a point where it cannot ignore its enormous debt anymore, according to an analyst.China Economyread more
The European Union will respond in kind if the U.S. imposes tariffs on France over digital tax plan, EU chief Donald Tusk told G-7.Technologyread more
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
As demand for lab monkeys continues to rise, U.S. scientists are reporting delays in research projects because they can't obtain enough animals, according to the National...Politicsread more
Carl Medlock used to work at Tesla. Now he's one of the few people in the U.S. that can fix the company's original Roadster electric vehicles.Technologyread more
China said on Saturday it strongly opposes Washington's decision to levy additional tariffs on $550 billion worth of Chinese goods and warned the United States of consequences...Politicsread more
Stocks dropped after Donald Trump ordered that U.S. manufacturers find alternatives to their operations in China.US 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
Federal Reserve Vice Chair Richard Clarida said Friday that the global economy has deteriorated in the past month.Marketsread more
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell:
Apple's stock climbed 3 percent after the bell. The tech behemoth posted fourth quarter results with EPS of $2.07, blowing past Wall Street expectations of $1.87. Its flagship product, the iPhone X, hits stores on Friday and isn't reflected in Thursday's quarterly earnings report.
Starbucks shares tumbled 7 percent in extended trading after the company posted mixed quarterly results. Revenue fell lower than Wall Street expectations, but earnings per share were in-line with expectations. The coffee company also announced it is selling the Tazo tea brand to Unilever and will drive a single tea brand strategy with its super premium tea brand, Teavana.
Shares of Pandora Media dropped more than 8 percent after hours. The internet radio company posted third quarter earnings significantly below analysts' expectations in addition to a decline in active listeners and listener hours.
Activision Blizzard's stock rose nearly 2 percent in extended trading after the company posted higher-than-expected third quarter earnings.
CBS's stock slid nearly 2 percent in the extended session after the company posted mixed third quarter results. The television broadcasting company's revenue came in below Wall Street estimates, but CEO Leslie Moonves remained optimistic, saying it's not feeling affects from cord cutting.
American International Group shares fell more than 3 percent in extended trading after the company posted third quarter earnings. It absorbed one of the insurance industry's single biggest hits from hurricanes.
Shares of Sprint rose more than 5 percent, and shares of T-Mobile jumped nearly 3 percent after hours as The Wall Street Journal reported that the two telecommunications company restarted merger talks.