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Will Back And Forth Over Tariffs Turn Into A U.S.-China Trade War?

Sat, 24 Mar 2018 07:27:36 -0400

President Trump ordered tariffs on China to address complaints that the country forces U.S. businesses to give up industry secrets. Scott Simon talks with Washington Post correspondent David J. Lynch.

President Trump Signs $1.3 Trillion Spending Bill, But Is 'Unhappy' About It

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 16:21:00 -0400

Congress passed a $1.3 trillion spending bill overnight, that President Trump sharply criticized as he signed it on Friday following a veto threat.

Trade War Could Damage U.S. Consumers More Than China

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 16:21:00 -0400

Historically, both sides usually lose in trade wars. But, one side often loses more than the other. While China could be hurt by the Trump administration tariffs, U.S. consumers, companies and our allies could end up being damaged more.

Friday News Roundup - Domestic

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 10:06:30 -0400

Zuckerberg apologized and Marlon Bundo topped the charts.

U.S.-China Trade War Fears Send Global Stock Markets Tumbling

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 07:58:00 -0400

The Dow lost a total of more than 1,100 points in the past two days amid rising trade tensions between the U.S. and China. Japan's Nikkei dived 4.5 percent, and indexes also fell in Europe.

News Brief: John Bolton's National Security Views, Chinese Tariffs, Gun Control March

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 05:01:00 -0400

President Trump says John Bolton, noted for his hawkish views, will be his new national security adviser. Also, Trump announced new tariffs on Chinese imports and we preview a march for gun control.

What Newly Proposed Tariffs On China Mean For The U.S. Business Community

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 16:36:00 -0400

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Erin Ennis, Vice-President of the US-China Business Council, about the White House proposal for tariffs on China. She talks about how the proposed tariffs concern American companies doing business with China.

Dow Drops 724 Points Amid Fears Of A U.S. Trade War With China

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 16:19:00 -0400

The Dow Jones industrial average tumbled nearly 3 percent Thursday after the Trump administration announced plans to impose tariffs on Chinese imports.

Trump Orders Stiff Tariffs On China, In Hopes Of Cutting Trade Gap By $50 Billion

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 12:15:00 -0400

Trump ordered stiff new tariffs on a wide range of Chinese imports in response to what the White House calls China's unfair treatment of U.S. technology.

5 Ways China May Try To Win A Trade War With The U.S.

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 11:33:23 -0400

After President Trump unleashes new tariffs, China has a number of key U.S. imports — from soybeans to airplanes and iPhones — that it can choose to strike back against.

As Steel And Aluminum Tariffs Take Effect, WH Considers Trade Sanctions On China

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 16:30:00 -0400

It's a big week for trade policy as new steel and aluminum tariffs take effect and the White House mulls tariffs on a wide range of exports from China.

Fed Raises Interest Rates Again As New Chairman Steps Into Spotlight

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 07:02:00 -0400

The central bank raised its key interest rate for the first time under Jerome Powell, announcing a quarter-percentage-point hike. Economists wonder if faster growth will mean more aggressive hikes.

WH Threatening To Veto Spending Bill If It Includes Money For Northeast Rail Tunnel

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 16:21:00 -0400

If the century-old rail tunnel into New York City fails, the economic pain will be felt up and down the East Coast. That's why a multi-billion-dollar plan to replace it has been called the most important infrastructure project in the country.

More Than A Job: Home Care For A Mom With Alzheimer's Disease

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 18:02:00 -0400

Celina Raddatz worked in eldercare for about 30 years, until her mother was diagnosed with Alzheimer's and she quit her job to take care of her. Now Raddatz works as a paid caregiver for her mother.

Steel Tariffs Could Crunch Foreign Carmakers In The U.S. South

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 17:59:58 -0400

Mercedes Benz USA showed off its new headquarters in Atlanta — all in the midst of a possible trade war that could affect the car industry in the South, which has become a truly global car market.