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Data diary: PMIs, trade talks, exports add to global growth puzzle

2 hours ago   |   Reuters

Flash PMI readings February are released for the US, Japan and euro zone, and US/China trade talks resume in Washington. As David Pollard reports, Japanese trade data is...
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Auto industry urges Trump not to hit imported cars and auto parts with steep tariffs

2 hours ago   |   CNBC

The U.S. auto industry urged President Donald Trump's administration on Monday not to saddle imported cars and auto parts with steep tariffs.
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Auto tariff report already sparking backlash

4 hours ago   |   Reuters

The U.S. Commerce Department sent a report to U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday that could unleash steep tariffs on imported cars and auto parts, provoking a sharp backlash...
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China's economy czar heading to Washington for trade talks

6 hours ago   |   ABC News

China's economy czar will go to Washington for talks this week aimed at ending tariff war over Beijing's technology ambitions
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China's economy czar heading to Washington for trade talks

7 hours ago   |   National Post

BEIJING - China's economy czar is heading to Washington for talks Thursday and Friday aimed at ending a fight over Beijing's technology ambitions ahead of a deadline for a...
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Germany sees 'most difficult part' in EU-U.S. trade talks ahead

7 hours ago   |   Reuters

The most difficult part in trade negotiations between Europe and the United States is starting now and talks should focus on reducing tariffs on industrial goods to increase...
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Study: Steep tariff hikes needed for Port of Alaska repairs

9 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

A recent study says steep tariff hikes could be on the way at the Port of Alaska if the Municipality of Anchorage has to pay for repairs to the dock....
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U.S. car buyers could face higher prices from import tariffs, auto industry warns

15 hours ago   |   NBC News

The latest wave of concern was triggered by the Commerce Department's confirmation that it had delivered on Sunday a long-awaited report to President Donald Trump.
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Trump will decide if auto imports are a national security threat, as EU retaliation looms

17 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

President Trump received the findings of a probe into whether imported vehicles pose a national security threat, as the European Union threatened retaliation for any tariffs...
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U.S. tariffs on EU cars could mean EU buying less U.S. soya beans and gas: Juncker

19 hours ago   |   Reuters

United States tariffs on imports of European cars could mean that Europe would buy less soya beans and liquid gas from the U.S., the head of the European Commission Jean-Claude...
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Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dead at 85

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dead at 85

The German designer, who was the creative director for Chanel and Fendi, has died at age 85. Read more ...

Sen. Bernie Sanders announces 2020 presidential run

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Maryland joins lawsuit challenging president's national emergency declaration

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16 States Sue Over Trump's National Emergency Declaration

16 States Sue Over Trump's National Emergency Declaration

A coalition led by California has sued the Trump administration over its plan to divert billions of dollars to border wall construction. Read more ...

Tractor-trailer carrying chickens teeters at edge of bridge after deadly crash

Tractor-trailer carrying chickens teeters at edge of bridge after deadly crash

Officials in South Carolina said some of the chickens fell into the lake below and most will not make it to the processing plant where they were supposed to go. Read more ...

Jussie Smollett Allegedly Wanted ‘Bigger Reaction' From Threatening Letter

Jussie Smollett Allegedly Wanted ‘Bigger Reaction' From Threatening Letter

Investigators looking into the alleged hate crime against "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett are examining a threatening letter sent last month. A source told CBS Chicago, "when... Read more ...

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dead at 85

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dead at 85

The German designer, who was the creative director for Chanel and Fendi, has died at age 85. Read more ...

Payless has filed for bankruptcy for the second time in 2 years and is...

Payless has filed for bankruptcy for the second time in 2 years and is closing all of its more than 2,000 stores

Payless has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and is closing all of its more than 2,000 stores. This is the second time the company has filed for bankruptcy in two... Read more ...

After posting photo seeming to threaten judge, Roger Stone deletes it, says...

After posting photo seeming to threaten judge, Roger Stone deletes it, says he meant no harm

Days after a federal judge imposed a limited gag order on him, Trump confidant Roger Stone posted a photograph of that judge to his Instagram page and included her name, a... Read more ...