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Backlash Grows Against Xi in China and Around the World

14 minutes ago   |   Real Clear Politics

The backlash abroad against President Xi Jinping's China, at least in developed nations, has spread rapidly in the last year.
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10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

56 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Here is what you need to know. 1. France is Trump's new target as he broadens the scope of his global trade war once again. The US has set the stage to retaliate against a...
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China's debt tops 300% of GDP, constituting 15% of all global debt - report

China's debt tops 300% of GDP, constituting 15% of all global debt - report

1 hour ago   |   RT

A report from the Institute of International Finance has shown rising debt levels worldwide. The world's second-largest economy China's debt exceeded 303 percent of gross...
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Vietnam Is Receiving Diverted U.S. Orders From China. That Doesn't Mean It's Winning the Trade War

2 hours ago   |   Fortune

There's a common saying within the C-suite that a trade war has no winners. But recent reports suggest maybe one victor is emerging from the U.S.-China trade spat...
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Global stocks slide as U.S.-China trade war takes toll on earnings

2 hours ago   |   Reuters

Global shares slipped on Thursday on growing signs that a trade dispute between the United States and China was taking a toll on corporate earnings, with nerves spreading from...
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Exclusive: Ping An-backed Lufax to ditch P2P lending amid regulatory woes - sources

4 hours ago   |   Reuters

Lufax, one of China's largest online wealth management platforms that is backed by financial giant Ping An Insurance , plans to exit its once-core peer-to-peer lending...
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US Treasury yields tick lower amid renewed trade fears

4 hours ago   |   CNBC

U.S. government debt prices were higher on Thursday morning, amid fresh concerns over trade talks between the U.S. and China.
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Volvo Cars to cut costs as trade war dents profits

4 hours ago   |   Reuters

Volvo on Thursday announced plans to cut fixed costs by 2 billion Swedish crowns , becoming the latest carmaker to warn that pricing pressure and tariffs arising from the...
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Don't expect a trade deal with China before the 2020 election

Don't expect a trade deal with China before the 2020 election

9 hours ago   |   New York Post

Here we go again. The president said this week that negotiations with China over trade are far from resolving anything. So he's talking punitive tariffs again. And that is...
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Asian stocks wobble, bond yields fall on earnings woes, trade worries

10 hours ago   |   Reuters

Asian shares wobbled in early Thursday trading as Wall Street stocks dropped on early signs that the U.S.-China trade war could hurt corporate earnings, helping to underpin...
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Police arrest Hawaiian protesters trying to block construction of telescope

Police arrest Hawaiian protesters trying to block construction of telescope

Police have arrested several protesters blocking access to Hawaii's highest peak where a telescope will be constructed on land some Native Hawaiians consider sacred. Read more ...

Iran seizes foreign oil tanker with 12 people on board, state media says

Iran seizes foreign oil tanker with 12 people on board, state media says

Iran's paramilitary Revolutionary Guard forces have seized a foreign oil tanker accused of smuggling oil with a crew of 12, Iran's state TV reported Thursday. Read more ...

Hundreds of pages of emails about Tupac show Iowa official's fixation of...

Hundreds of pages of emails about Tupac show Iowa official's fixation of rapper before his ouster

He hosted weekly "Tupac Fridays" to play his music in the office, and he marked his own 65th birthday with Tupac-themed cookies, including ones decorated with the words "Thug... Read more ...

Former Louisiana State University student convicted in fraternity hazing death

Former Louisiana State University student convicted in fraternity hazing death

The teen's parents said Wednesday that they were grateful for the verdict, even though it would not bring back their son. Read more ...

'Send Her Back!' Trump Rally Erupts With New Racist Chant About Rep. Ilhan Omar

'Send Her Back!' Trump Rally Erupts With New Racist Chant About Rep. Ilhan Omar

Trump supporters at a rally in North Carolina turned the president's attacks on four progressive Democratic congresswomen into a chilling chant. Read more ...

An 11-year-old's clever 'ice cold beer' sign sure got the attention of police

An 11-year-old's clever 'ice cold beer' sign sure got the attention of police

Everyone loves a lemonade on a hot summer day, but 11-year old Seth had an even better idea. Read more ...

House blocks maverick Dem's Trump impeachment effort

House blocks maverick Dem's Trump impeachment effort

The U.S. House detailed a maverick Democrat's drive to impeach President Donald Trump for his recent racial insults against lawmakers of color. Read more ...

British Open 2019: Rory McIlroy starts with disastrous quadruple-bogey eight

British Open 2019: Rory McIlroy starts with disastrous quadruple-bogey eight

He was met with a raucous reception on the first tee, but Rory McIlroy endured an opening-hole meltdown at Royal Portrush. Read more ...

Sexual assault charges dropped against Kevin Spacey in Massachusetts...

Sexual assault charges dropped against Kevin Spacey in Massachusetts criminal case

During a July 8 court hearing, the accuser decided to invoke the Fifth Amendment. Read more ...

British Open tee times, pairings: Full first-round schedule

British Open tee times, pairings: Full first-round schedule

The 2019 British Open kicks off Thursday, and for those stateside hoping to get a peek at golfers working their way through historic Royal Portrush, it'll be a very early... Read more ...