China details tariffs it will raise on U.S. goods

China has announced it will be raising tariffs on roughly $60 billion worth of U.S. goods beginning midnight (Beijing time) June 1, according to China’s State Council Customs Tariff Commission. China’s newly increased tariffs largely…

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Dow tumbles more than 600 points after China retaliates with higher tariffs

US stocks opened sharply lower. The S&P 500 (SPX) fell 2.2% and the Nasdaq (COMP) dropped 3%. The Dow fell more than 600 points. Last week, tensions escalated between Washington and Beijing, starting with a…

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China strikes back at United States with higher tariffs on American goods

Beijing said Monday that it will raise tariffs on roughly $60 billion worth of US goods on June 1. The move follows Friday’s increase in US tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese exports from…

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Live updates: US-China trade war

In a series of tweets this morning Trump took aim at China, writing that the country wants “to make a deal so badly” because the trade war is causing it to lose business to “Vietnam…

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Rashida Tlaib stands by Israel and Holocaust comments despite criticism

Speaking on an episode of Yahoo News’ “Skullduggery” podcast that was released Friday, Tlaib was asked about her support for a one-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. She began by noting the recent observance of…

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‘Game of Thrones’ Season 8, Episode 5 recap: Ooh, burn!

Things start off quietly enough. Without Missandei around to braid her hair or apply her undereye concealer, Daenerys is leaning into the “foreshadowing fiery genocide” aesthetic while moping around Dragonstone. She’s mad at Jon, mad…

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American couple demand answers after they say Kenyan authorities took 3-year-old in their custody

Surveillance footage from April 5, obtained by CNN, shows two cars pull up to the Mazzoncinis’ apartment complex and a group of people piling out. Shortly after, two women, their faces obscured by headscarves, can…

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Sweden reopens Julian Assange rape investigation

Swedish Deputy Director of Public Prosecution Eva-Marie Persson revealed Sweden would resume proceedings at a press conference in the capital of Stockholm on Monday morning. The Australian whistleblower was accused of sexual assault and rape…

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Two Saudi oil tankers damaged in ‘sabotage attack,’ says press agency

On Thursday, the US Maritime Administration issued an advisory warning that “Iran or its proxies” could be targeting commercial vessels and oil production infrastructure in the region. One of the two Saudi vessels was on…

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