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Stocks are rising as tepid Chinese growth has traders ‘baying for more stimulus’

China's economy grew 6.2% last quarter, its slowest pace in at least 27 years, raising hopes the government will ramp up its efforts to boost demand.

Trump again claims that his immigration deal with Mexico included secret concessions

Trump has sought to emphasize that claim since reports said that many aspects of the arrangement had been reached before the US threatened tariffs.

13 things Trump’s trade war could make more expensive for American parents, from strollers to sports gear

Products such as groceries, diapers, and strollers are some of the items that could see price hikes if the US enters a trade war.

Nintendo is moving production of its hit Nintendo Switch game console to Vietnam amid trade tensions between China and the US

Nintendo's hit game console, the Nintendo Switch, is produced in China. But now, Nintendo is moving at least part of its production to Vietnam.
Donald Trump, then a presidential candidate, holds his bible while speaking at the Iowa Faith and Freedom Coalition Forum in Des Moines in September 2015.

Trump’s trade war could lead to a shortage of Bibles in the US, major publishers and religious charities warn

Most of the US' Bibles are printed in China, and Trump has threatened a 25% tariff on goods from China, including books.

A major American steelmaker has lost 70% of its market value since Trump slapped steep tariffs on the metal last year

US Steel, a titan of the metal industry, has lost $5.5 billion in market value and idled two furnaces since Trump announced the move in March 2018.
US President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping (not shown) make a joint statement at the Great Hall of the People on November 9, 2017 in Beijing, China. Trump is on a 10-day trip to Asia.

Trump’s favorite scorecard in the US-China trade war just took a major hit

The trade deficit jumped after talks between Washington and Beijing broke down in early May, leading Trump to hike tariffs on China.
Saudi Arabia's Oil Minister Khalid Al-Falih.

OPEC is stepping in as oil prices send an ominous signal about the global economy

Oil prices were lower following the move by OPEC, a signal that growth concerns have overwhelmed expectations for lower supply.

The Trump administration’s new Europe threat ended a moment of global trade calm after just 2 days

The move raised tensions with a major trade partner just days after reaching a temporary ceasefire with China.
President Donald Trump arrives to speak at the National Association of REALTORS Legislative Meetings and Trade Expo, Friday, May 17, 2019, in Washington.

US stocks are set to slip on trade-war jitters after Trump threatens another $4 billion in tariffs on EU goods

The proposed duties are in retaliation for EU subsidies to aircraft-manufacturer Airbus.