US President Donald Trump speaks during a post-election press conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on November 7, 2018.

Trump would  work with Democrats on regulating Facebook and Twitter

Jim Watson | AFP | Getty Images US President Donald Trump speaks during a post-election press conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on November 7, 2018. President Trump said on Wednesday that he’s open to working across the aisle with Democrats to regulate social media. In a lengthy press […]

President Donald Trump speaks during a rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S., on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018. 

Facebook rejects ‘sensational’ Trump caravan election ad

Bridget Bennett | Bloomberg | Getty Images President Donald Trump speaks during a rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S., on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.  Facebook on Monday said it would no longer allow President Donald Trump‘s re-election campaign to run advertisements urging Americans to vote for Republicans to stop thousands of immigrants from crossing the […]

Tariff payments up 50% in September on Trump trade war: Industry group

Tariff payments up 50% in September on Trump trade war: Industry group

WASHINGTON – American businesses are paying much more in tariffs than they did last year, due mainly to President Donald Trump’s aggressive trade policies, according to an analysis by industry groups. U.S. businesses shelled out $4.4 billion in tariffs in September, a surge of more than 50 percent from the same month a year ago, […]

President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping make joint statements at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, Nov. 9, 2017.

Trump reportedly asks officials to draft deal

Jonathan Ernst | Reuters President Donald Trump and China’s President Xi Jinping make joint statements at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, Nov. 9, 2017. U.S. President Donald Trump has asked officials in his administration to start drafting the terms of a possible trade deal with China, Bloomberg reported Friday, citing four unnamed […]

Trump wants a trade deal with China, says expert

Trump wants a trade deal with China, says expert

The trade dispute with China is “the single biggest drag” on the U.S. going into next year, Chen said, telling CNBC that Trump “realizes he’s going into a real action cycle.” That is, even though Trump has been keeping up with political rhetoric toward China, concerns about the U.S. economy may be beginning to weigh […]