Stock prices surge on bullish talk on China-US trade deal

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mixed in Asia on Friday after White House officials said China and the U.S. were getting close to an agreement to cool tensions over trade. Markets have sw...

Trump pushes back on reports US will remove China tariffs

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday dismissed a Chinese official’s assertion that his administration has agreed to roll back some of the higher tariffs it’s imposed on...

Trump pushes back on reports US will remove China tariffs

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday dismissed a Chinese official's assertion that his administration has agreed to roll back some of the higher tariffs it's imposed on Chi...

Trump pushes back on reports US will remove China tariffs

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday dismissed a Chinese official's assertion that his administration has agreed to roll back some of the higher tariffs it's imposed on Chinese goods. ...

US lambasts China’s 'deaf' human rights record

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Ahead of International Religious Freedom Day on Sunday (Oct. 27), U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom Sam Brownback said the U.S. will continue to...

Asian stocks climb, lifted by upbeat talk on China-US trade

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mostly higher in Asia on Tuesday after upbeat comments from President Donald Trump and other U.S. officials on the status of trade negotiations with China. ...

The Latest: Trump denies quid pro quo with Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and the Democrats' impeachment inquiry (all times local): 11:35 a.m. President Donald Trump is insisting that...

The Latest: Trump says Dems to pay price at polls for probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and the Democrats' impeachment inquiry (all times local): 11:10 a.m. President Donald Trump is acknowledging ...

Trump sends mixed messages to China on trade war

BIARRITZ, France (AP) — Injecting fresh uncertainty at a time of global economic jitters, President Donald Trump sent mixed messages Sunday on the U.S.-China trade war as leaders at a global sum...

White House sends more mixed signals on China's Huawei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday (Aug. 18) commented on his administration’s attitude towards Chinese telecom giant Huawei, calling it “very complicated.&...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — Acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney; former Housing Secretary Julián Castro; former Vice...

One reason for a Fed cut: Powell now fears too-low inflation

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a shift from just a few months ago, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is worried that too-low inflation could persist for a while — and undercut the U.S. economy. ...

Trump accuses China of foot-dragging on farm purchases

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is accusing China of "letting us down" by not promptly buying more U.S. farm products. "They have not been buying the agricultural products f...

Asian stocks fall ahead of monthly employment data in US

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks advanced Friday as investors waited for American employment data and details of U.S.-Chinese trade talks. Benchmarks in Shanghai, Tokyo and Hong Kong rose...

Asian shares mixed after US benchmarks hit record highs

TOKYO (AP) — Shares were mixed in Asia on Thursday after major U.S. indexes hit fresh record highs, buoyed by the easing of trade tensions between the U.S. and China. The detente rea...