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
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
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
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
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
Recent trade friction between the two Asian powerhouses has morphed into a dispute with political implications that go far beyond the region.Asia 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
The former NBC executive was appointed Monday to lead AT&T's Direct-to-Consumer business and chairman of WarnerMedia Entertainment, which includes HBO, TNT, TBS and truTV. He takes over for longtime HBO CEO Richard Plepler, who resigned Thursday.
In an interview with NBC News' Dylan Byers, Greenblatt blasted Netflix.
"Netflix doesn't have a brand. It's just a place you go to get anything — it's like Encyclopedia Britannica," Greenblatt said, according to Byers. "That's a great business model when you're trying to reach as many people on the planet as you can."
HBO has long positioned itself as the premium content option in an increasingly crowded streaming space. Netflix, Hulu and Amazon have all bolstered their on-demand video services with original programming in a challenge to HBO. And media giants like Disney and Comcast-owned NBCUniversal are about to launch their own services.
"It's getting to be a crowded field," Greenblatt told Byers. "We think there's room to carve out a very good consumer base for us."
Read more from Greenblatt on NBC News.
Disclosure: NBCUniversal is the parent company of NBC and CNBC.