*Spot gold had gained 0.1 percent to $1,339.99 per ounce by 0054 GMT, having touched $1,346.73 per ounce in the previous session, its highest level since April 20. *Trump on Wednesday said the United States would impose tariffs on European car imports if it cannot reach a trade deal with the European Union. *British Prime Minister Theresa May held "constructive"...
The survey also showed business confidence in Japan soured for the first time in more than six years, highlighting the growing toll that the U.S.- China trade war is inflicting on Asia's export-reliant economies and global manufacturing. The pessimistic turn in business sentiment "comes as no surprise given the international headwinds Japanese...
President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen will testify in a public hearing before a U.S. House of Representatives committee on Feb. 27, the panel's chairman said on Wednesday.
"[The economy's] slowing down, but ... we think it's way above the stall speed," top J.P. Morgan strategist Marko Kolanovic says.
Everyday Americans are being left behind because of President Donald Trump's tax cuts — and one solution could be to tax the rich, says civil rights leader Jesse Jackson Sr.
Refund amounts can change on a weekly — or daily — basis.
*U.S.- China trade talks continue in Washington. "The minutes largely echoed the Fed's cautious statement from its last meeting," said Joe Manimbo, senior market analyst at Western Union Business Solutions in Washington. A dovish Fed and progress in U.S.- China trade negotiations have helped the S&P 500 rise about 18 percent from its lows in December, when the...
WASHINGTON, Feb 20- The U.S. Department of Justice may announce as early as next week that Special Counsel Robert Mueller has given the attorney general his report on the federal Russia investigation, CNN said on Wednesday, citing unnamed sources. Attorney General William Barr will review Mueller's findings and submit his own summary to Congress, CNN reported.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on President Trump's comments on the threat of more auto tariffs if there is no deal reached with the European Union.
WASHINGTON, Feb 20- President Donald Trump on Wednesday said the United States would impose tariffs on European car imports if it cannot reach a trade deal with the European Union. Speaking to reporters at a White House meeting with Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz, Trump said the auto tariffs were something his administration was considering.
President Donald Trump is using rhetoric that encourages "threats and violence against journalists at home and abroad," the publisher of The New York Times, A.G. Sulzberger, said in a statement Wednesday.
Sen. Bernie Sanders raised $5.9 million from 223,000 donors within the first 24 hours of his 2020 presidential campaign, smashing prior fundraising records in the growing Democratic primary field.
In a unanimous holding, the justices for the first time incorporated the 8th Amendment's protection against excessive fines to the states.
Greece's opposition leader has promised sweeping changes to the economy at a time when the country is slowly back from the brink of an economic collapse.
An estimated 71.6 million people watched the final debate between White House contenders Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on TV on Wednesday.
Clinton and Trump agree on this issue, but they're both wrong about how to fix the problem, says Pinar Çebi Wilber.
There isn't a "chorus" behind Donald Trump's debate performance, experts told CNBC.