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BEIJING | US, China wrap up trade talks with no word on progress

BEIJING (AP) — Two days of U.S.-Chinese trade talks ended with no immediate word of progress Friday after President Donald Trump‘s top economic adviser said he not yet decided whether to escalate a technology dispute by going ahead with a March 2 tariff increase on imports from China. Delegations to the talks met at a … Continue reading BEIJING | US, China wrap up trade talks with no word on progress

Does Cohn’s exit mark end of Trump’s Goldman era?

WASHINGTON  /March 9, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Has President Donald Trump’s romance with the Goldman Sachs crowd gone cold? Top economic adviser Gary Cohn is only the latest Goldman figure to head for the White House exits, suggesting the influence of the oh-so-establishment banking powerhouse has been overwhelmed by the more nationalistic voices in the West … Continue reading Does Cohn’s exit mark end of Trump’s Goldman era?