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  • View of New York Stock Exchange, Wall Street on March 23, 2020 in New York City.

    A conversation about the latest market-moving news, including President Trump's news conference on China.

  • Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) and US President Donald Trump attend their bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the G20 Summit in Osaka on June 29, 2019.

    Relations between the U.S. and China — the world's top two economies — look set to worsen, said Graham Allison, Harvard University's Douglas Dillon Professor of Government.

  • Jeffrey Epstein with Alan Dershowitz in 2004.

    Harvard also said some faculty tried to get the school to take more money from Jeffrey Epstein in 2013, five years after he pleaded guilty to sex crimes.

  • Jeffrey Epstein and Ghislaine Maxwell attend de Grisogono Sponsors The 2005 Wall Street Concert Series Benefitting Wall Street Rising, with a Performance by Rod Stewart at Cipriani Wall Street on March 15, 2005 in New York City.

    Ghislaine Maxwell, a former girlfriend of the late sex criminal Jeffrey Epstein, is suing the investor's estate over legal fees she claims were promised to help her defend multiple civil lawsuits.

  • President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency over the fast-spreading coronavirus to free up $50 billion in federal aid and said he would "most likely" be tested for the virus himself soon after facing possible exposure. Trump made the announcement at a Rose Garden news conference as he battled to show Americans he is aggressively addressing...

  • President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency over the fast-spreading coronavirus to open up $50 billion in federal aid and said he would "most likely" be tested for the virus soon himself after facing possible exposure. Trump made the announcement at a Rose Garden news conference as he battled to show Americans he is aggressively addressing...

  • Trump made the announcement at a Rose Garden news conference as he battled to show Americans he is aggressively addressing the health crisis appearing to play down the threat for weeks. Trump, who on Wednesday ordered citizens from 26 European nations not to enter the United States for 30 days as of midnight Friday, said his administration may be adding the...

  • President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency over the fast-spreading coronavirus, opening the door to what he said was about $50 billion in federal aid to fight a disease he said could have an even greater impact on the country. The action I am taking will open up access to up to $50 billion- a very important and a large amount for states and...

  • President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency over the fast-spreading coronavirus, opening the door to providing what he said was about $50 billion in federal aid to fight the disease. Pressure has been mounting for Trump to declare an infectious disease emergency under the 1988 law that would allow the Federal Emergency Management Agency...

  • The law, enacted in 1988, empowers the Federal Emergency Management Agency to assist state and local governments during "natural catastrophes" and coordinate the nation's response. FEMA, an agency within the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, controls more than $40 billion in federal funding set aside by Congress for disaster relief.

  • President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency over the fast-spreading coronavirus, opening the door to providing what he said was about $50 billion in federal aid to fight the disease. Trump made the announcement at a Rose Garden news conference. Pressure has been mounting for Trump to declare an infectious disease emergency under the 1988...

  • *Trump to declare national emergency- Bloomberg News. *Drive-through testing to begin in New York suburb. WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, March 13- As a worsening coronavirus outbreak tore deeper into the fabric of American public life on Friday, Democratic lawmakers and the Trump administration closed in on an aid package to shield the U.S. economy from the ravages of the...

  • Trump will make the announcement at a news conference scheduled for 3 p.m., the source said. Pressure has been mounting for Trump to declare an infectious disease emergency under the 1988 law that would allow the Federal Emergency Management Agency to provide disaster funds to state and local governments and to deploy support teams. Former President Bill...

  • The law, enacted in 1988, empowers the Federal Emergency Management Agency to assist state and local governments during "natural catastrophes" and coordinate the nation's response. FEMA, an agency within the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, controls more than $40 billion in federal funding set aside by Congress for disaster relief.

  • WASHINGTON, March 11- Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday unveiled a broad package of proposals to help Americans affected by the coronavirus outbreak, while officials suspended public tours through the Capitol building. An additional $500 million would be provided to help feed low-income pregnant women or mothers with young...

  • The Duke of York, in his role as colonel of the Grenadier Guards, at a memorial in Bruges to mark the 75th Anniversary of the liberation of the Belgian town.

    U.S Attorney Geoffrey Berman said his office is "now considering our options" in light of the lack of help from the son of Queen Elizabeth II.

  • Roger Altman, founder and chairman, Evercore Partners.

    "The greater the extent that Biden is seen as the Democratic nominee, I think investors will be comforted," Evercore founder Roger Altman said.

  • Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, talks with reporters before the Senate Policy luncheons in the Capitol on June 5, 2018.

    "I'm going to vote for him, and I'm helping him, and I'm endorsing him. I cannot believe the change we have seen in terms of our economic growth," Sen. Rob Portman told CNBC.

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 11- The Trump administration is considering filling the No. 2 job at the International Monetary Fund with Geoffrey Okamoto, a 35- year-old acting assistant secretary at the U.S. Treasury official under President Bill Clinton and as a White House adviser under President Barack Obama, both Democratic administrations. His former boss at Treasury,...

  • Feb 6- The U.S. Interior Department on Thursday finalized land use plans for two Utah national monuments that President Donald Trump shrank soon after taking office, a move environmental groups said would leave cultural sites vulnerable to destruction and boost development in pristine wilderness. The U.S. Bureau of Land Management proceeded with the plans...