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China promises ‘firm and forceful' measures in response to new U.S. tariffs

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China promised to take “firm and forceful” measures Wednesday in response to the United States' proposed levy of 10 percent tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods.
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Wall St snaps winning streak

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U.S. stocks dropped Wednesday on falling oil prices and Washington's threat to slap China with tariffs on an additional $200 billion worth of goods. Fred Katayama reports.
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How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday

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Global stock indexes sank Wednesday after the Trump administration released a list of $200 billion in goods that could be hit with tariffs and China said it would retaliate. The...
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Wall Street snaps four-day rally; latest trade threat weighs

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U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday, breaking a four-session streak of gains after Washington's threat to impose tariffs on an additional $200 billion worth of Chinese goods fanned trade war fears, while a sharp drop in oil prices hit energy shares.
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How China Is Grappling With Growing Trade War With U.S

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NPR's Ailsa Chang talks with Yun Sun of the Stimson Center about President Trump's threat to impose an additional $200 billion in tariffs on Chinese goods, unless certain demands - like ending theft of American intellectual property - are met.
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Stocks skid as trade war worsens with new tariff threats

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NEW YORK - Global stock indexes are sinking Wednesday after the Trump administration released a list of $200 billion in goods that could be hit with tariffs and China said it would retaliate. The dollar is climbing and oil prices are plunging. Industrial and materials companies are also falling.
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Wall Street snaps gain streak as trade threat weighs

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U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday, breaking a four-session streak of gains after Washington's threat to impose tariffs on an additional $200 billion worth of Chinese goods fanned trade war fears, while a sharp drop in oil prices hit energy shares.
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Trump wants to hit another $200 billion worth of Chinese imports with tariffs - here's what could get slammed

Trump wants to hit another $200 billion worth of Chinese imports with tariffs - here's what could get slammed

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President Donald Trump released a list of $200 billion worth of Chinese goods that may be subject to tariffs.
The list represents a major escalation of the Trump-China trade war.
The list is massive, covering everything from tuna to wooden doors to industrial chemicals.
Check out the highlights below.
President Donald Trump escalated the trade war with China on Tuesday with the release more than $200 billion worth of Chinese exports to the US that could be subject to new tariffs.
As opposed to previous tariffs, which focused mostly on industrial goods, the roughly 200-page list runs the...
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China vows retaliation for $200 billion US tariff threat

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BEIJING - China's government vowed Wednesday to take “firm and forceful measures” as the U.S. threatened to expand tariffs to thousands of Chinese imports like fish sticks, apples and French doors, the latest salvo in an escalating trade dispute that threatens to chill global economic growth.
China gave no details, but it has plenty of options to retaliate that could extend beyond additional tariffs on U.S. imports. There are fears that Beijing could attempt to disrupt operations of American automakers, retailers and others that see China as a key market.
The spiraling conflict stems from...
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