China's Unipec, the trading arm of state oil major Sinopec, has suspended crude oil imports from the United States due to a growing trade spat between Washington and Beijing, three sources familiar with the situation said on Friday.
As the U.S. and its trading partners continue to ratchet up trade tensions, some states can expect to feel a much bigger economic impact than others, according to data compiled by the nation’s largest business lobbying group. Read more about this at cnbc.com.
Ross also says it's too early to tell whether the United States will withdrawal from the World Trade Organization. Read more about this at cnbc.com.
The state’s jungle primary system could leave Democrats locked out of key races in November. Read more about this at huffingtonpost.com.
Ivanka Trump stayed in character in Jerusalem on Monday, blessing her father’s decision to open the United States Embassy there. She watched as Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin pulled the cord on a curtain to unveil a plaque. Then, dressed all in creamy white, and with microphone in hand, she beamed
With the Iran deal collapsing under President Trump, investors are trying to see if there is a path forward in Iran without the United States, the New York Times reports. Read more about this at cnbc.com.
The last time Europe and a U.S. president went head-to-head over Iran sanctions, the United States backed down. Read more about this at cnbc.com.
Six other Republican-governed states joined Texas in the suit. Read more about this at huffingtonpost.com.
A judge has approved the release of actress Allison Mack on a $5 million bond, days after the former “Smallville” star was arrested on Friday for her alleged role in a sex trafficking case, a spokesperson for the United States Attorney’s Office told CNN. Read more about this at cnn.com.
French President Emmanuel Macron called out the United States for leaving the Paris Climate Accord. Read more about this at huffingtonpost.com.
Chinese President Xi Jinping has sent a clear message of Beijing’s disapproval over growing ties between the United States and Taiwan by ordering live fire drills in the Taiwan Strait. Read more about this at cnn.com.
President Donald Trump has scrapped a planned trip to South America, set to begin Friday, to remain in the United States and “oversee the American response to Syria and to monitor developments around the world,” the White House said on Tuesday. Read more about this at cnn.com.