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LET’S MAKE A DEAL: Officials from the US and China are working to hash out a deal to end Trump’s trade war as a critical tariff deadline n...

The Trump administration and Chinese officials are trying to make a deal before the trade-war truce ends after March 1 and tariffs increase.

A show of support? White House map of China that omitted Taiwan catches the eye of island’s internet

Sarcastic internet users ask if mainland social media users are going to start a campaign to boycott the White House
The future of the US-China trade war will be decided during a meeting between Presidents Xi Jinping and Donald Trump.

Trump’s trade talks with China could decide the fate of the trade war and the US economy’s future

The talks between the Trump administration and China could be contentious, but both sides have reasons to try to reach a deal to end the trade war.

The Trump administration is reportedly considering lifting some tariffs on China to help get a trade deal done

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuichin is said to be pushing to drop tariffs on Chinese goods as an incentive for Beijing to agree to a trade deal.
Chairman of the Federal Reserve nominee Jerome Powell testifies during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee November 28, 2017 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC.

Mnuchin says Trump doesn’t believe he has the right to fire the Fed chair, despite reports saying he has privately discussed the possibility

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Saturday that President Donald Trump does not believe he has the power to fire the Fed chair, Jerome Powell.
President Donald Trump with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Hamburg, Germany, during the plenary session at last year's G20 summit.

We’re finally seeing some encouraging signs in the US-China trade war

The US and China trade talks begun in earnest Tuesday, but lingering doubts about the broader fight between the two countries remains.

Trump’s newest pick to lead the trade fight against China reportedly took the Chinese by surprise and could be bad news for a deal

President Donald Trump named Robert Lighthizer as lead negotiator in the US-China trade talks, which could be a bad sign for a possible trade deal.
Jamal Khashoggi, a prominent Saudi journalist, is missing.

US hits 17 Saudis with sanctions over Khashoggi, including crown prince’s top henchman who reportedly directed killing via Skype

The Trump administration on Thursday hit 17 Saudi officials with sanctions over their alleged involvement in the killing of Jamal Khashoggi.
US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin pulls out of investor conference in Saudi Arabia amid outrage over journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin dropped out of an investor conference in Saudi Arabia on Thursday after receiving backlash surrounding the disappearance and apparent killing of journalist
Scottish actor Gerard Butler poses for photos with members of the US military after a news conference about his new action film "Hunter Killer" at the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, October 15, 2018.

Actor Gerard Butler says he canceled a trip to Saudi Arabia after the Khashoggi disappearance — taking a stronger stance than the US government

Butler said he withdrew from a planned visit to Saudi Arabia, including a meeting with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, after the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, for which the Saudi government has been blamed.