Economy

World stocks fall on reports China-US trade talks put off

Sep 24, 2018

Global stock markets are down after China reportedly rebuffed a plan for talks with the U.S. on resolving their dispute over trade and technology.

Why the 'gig' economy may not be the workforce of the future

Sep 24, 2018

Why the 'gig' economy might not be the workforce of the future: Tepid pay is limiting growth

Sky shares rally after Comcast wins bidding war

Sep 24, 2018

Shares in Sky are up 8.8 percent after Comcast won a bidding war for the British pay TV giant in a weekend auction that pushed the value of the company to almost 30 billion pounds ($39 billion)

US, China hike tariffs as trade row intensifies

Sep 24, 2018

US, China impose new tariff hikes, giving no sign of compromise in technology that weighs on global economic growth

AP FACT CHECK: Trump wrong on judges, 'plummeting' poverty

Sep 24, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on 'plummeting' poverty, judges and a manufacturing revival that has yet to happen

Asian shares fall on reports China-US trade talks put off

Sep 24, 2018

Asian shares fall after reports say China-US trade talks put off

Some farmers worry Trump's bailout checks won't be enough

Sep 24, 2018

Some farmers strained by Trump's trade war with China worry bailout checks won't be enough

At UN, unrepentant Trump set to rattle foes, friends alike

Sep 24, 2018

President Donald Trump is poised to redouble his commitment to "America First" on the most global of stages this week.

Pompeo: No end to NKorea sanctions until 'denuclearization'

Sep 23, 2018

Top U.S. diplomat Mike Pompeo says economic sanctions on North Korea won't be reduced until it completes "denuclearization."

As aid checks go out, farmers worry bailout won't be enough

Sep 23, 2018

US farmers will soon begin getting government checks as part of a billion-dollar bailout to help those experiencing financial strain from President Donald Trump's trade disputes with China, but even those poised for big payouts worry it won't be enough.

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