The World Trade Organization says it's making a "detailed analysis" of President Donald Trump's decision to impose tariffs on up to $60 billion worth of Chinese imports amid rising concerns of a trade war.
Lisa Mascaro, Alan Fram and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 23rd - 8:49am
President Donald Trump cast doubt on whether he would back a $1.3 trillion spending bill needed to avert a government shutdown Friday, saying he was "considering" a veto over concerns about young "Dreamer" immigrants and border wall money.
Marley Jay, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 23rd - 8:33am
Stocks are stabilizing on Wall Street following a huge slump a day earlier when worries about an escalating trade conflict between the U.S. and China rattled investors. Energy companies rose along with the price of crude oil. Markets fell in Europe and Asia.
Eric Tucker, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 23rd - 8:15am
The Justice Department on Friday announced charges against 9 Iranians in a government-sponsored hacking scheme that pilfered sensitive information from hundreds of universities, private companies and government agencies.
In a story March 23 about a budget bill in Congress, The Associated Press erroneously reported that the bill would give $73 million to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation. The money would go to the Chesapeake Bay's program, not the foundation.
Joe McDonald, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 23rd - 8:03am
China announced a $3 billion list of U.S. goods for possible retaliation in a tariff dispute with President Donald Trump and girded Friday for a bigger battle over technology policy as financial markets sank on fears of global disruption.
John Flesher, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 23rd - 7:33am
President Donald Trump has gotten nowhere in his push to kill federal support for cleaning up some of the nation's most prized waterways, as Congress voted to keep funding at current levels — and in some cases, boost it.