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WASHINGTON | After query, Ross shorted stock in Kremlin-tied firm: report

WASHINGTON — Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross made a trade betting that the stock in a shipping company with Russian-government ties would fall, a transaction coming just days after he learned of a possible negative news story about his investment in the company. Ross reported on a government form released Monday, as required by federal ethics … Continue reading WASHINGTON | After query, Ross shorted stock in Kremlin-tied firm: report

DETROIT | Business leaders speak out against child separation policy

DETROIT (AP) — Business leaders are condemning the Trump administration’s decision to separate children from parents who are accused of crossing the border illegally. The Business Roundtable, a lobbying group that includes the CEOs of Walmart Inc., General Motors Co., Boeing Co. and Mastercard Inc., released a statement Tuesday urging the immediate end to the … Continue reading DETROIT | Business leaders speak out against child separation policy

SACRAMENTO, Calif | California lawmakers push diversity through film tax credit

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers passed legislation Monday that puts more conditions on state film tax credits to encourage better sexual harassment reporting and diverse hiring amid revelations of misconduct and discrimination in the movie industry. The legislation would require feature film and television projects that apply for the credits, which are assigned based … Continue reading SACRAMENTO, Calif | California lawmakers push diversity through film tax credit

NEW YORK | Fresh US-China trade threats sink global stock markets

NEW YORK (AP) — Global stock markets skidded Tuesday after President Donald Trump threatened to put tariffs on another $200 billion in imports from China, and the Chinese government said it would retaliate, bringing tensions between the world’s two largest economies closer to a boil. The Dow Jones industrial average lost 292 points, or 1.2 … Continue reading NEW YORK | Fresh US-China trade threats sink global stock markets

WASHINGTON | The Latest: China ‘underestimated’ Trump, a key adviser says

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-China trade tensions (all times local): 11:14 a.m. The top White House trade adviser, Peter Navarro, says Beijing “may have underestimated the resolve of President Donald J. Trump” by refusing to meet U.S. demands on trade and by threatening to retaliate against American trade sanctions. Navarro, known for his … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: China ‘underestimated’ Trump, a key adviser says

MOSCOW | Russia to slam retaliatory tariffs on US imports

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia has announced retaliatory measures in response to the U.S. move to impose tariffs on foreign steel and aluminum. Economic Development Minister Maxim Oreshkin said a statement on Tuesday that Moscow has decided to apply retaliatory measures in line with the World Trade Organization’s rules to compensate for damage incurred by the … Continue reading MOSCOW | Russia to slam retaliatory tariffs on US imports

BEIJING  | China blasts new US tariff threat, warns it will retaliate

BEIJING  — China on Tuesday threatened “comprehensive measures” in response to U.S. President Donald Trump’s new tariff hike, raising the possibility Beijing might target operations of American companies. Trump’s announcement fueled fears that economic losses, limited so far to companies hit by U.S. or Chinese tariff hikes, might spread if the dispute chills global trade. … Continue reading BEIJING  | China blasts new US tariff threat, warns it will retaliate