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Tariffs, Tariff Threats, Talks: Trump Faces Key Week on Trade

The United States on Monday launched into a key week for trade policy, with Washington due to slap fresh tariffs on a host of Chinese goods even as it holds hearings to target thousands more.

Wall Street Ends Higher on US-China Trade Hopes

Wall Street stocks finished solidly higher for a second straight session on Friday on hopes of a breakthrough in US-China trade talks.

Trump Hails US Economic Growth Spurt, Promises More Ahead

President Donald Trump on Friday hailed roaring US economic growth as a "miracle," and said the quickest expansion in almost four years was a vindication of his economic agenda.

Stocks Enjoy Global Rally in Wake of UK Johnson’s Resignation

A global stocks rally gathered steam Monday, fueled by economic optimism, while the British foreign minister's sudden resignation over Brexit depressed the pound.

Wall Street Rally Surges S&P,DJI, and Nasdaq

 Wall Street was back in rally mode Monday, with the Dow and S&P 500 finishing at records as Apple, Facebook and other tech shares posted strong gains.

US Feds Raise Key Interest Rates 1/4 Percent

 The US Federal Reserve raised its benchmark interest rate by a quarter point to 1.0-1.25% on Wednesday and signaled another increase remains likely this year, despite the recent spate of weak economic data.

Hours Ahead of Meeting Kim Jong Un, Trump Tweets About Stock Market

Just hours ahead of his historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, US President Donald Trump lauded his economic policy its impact on the American stock market.

Beverly Hills News – Friar’s Club Developers Return for Request Overlay Zone for Luxury Housing at Planning Commission

The applicants for a project located at 9908 South Santa Monica Boulevard will come before the Planning Commission Thursday to request a Residential Overlay Zone have submitted  a modified project for consideration, with 27 luxury condominiums, an increase from 3,541 to 10,500 square feet of ground floor retail in a commercial zone, an FAR increase from 2.59 to 2.87:1, and other changes, many of which are not reflected in the schematic submitted to planning staff. 

US Fed Raises Interest Rates Amid Strong Labor Market

 The US central bank on Wednesday raised the benchmark interest rate for the third and final time this year, and indicated it was not likely to be more aggressive next year, at least for now.

Wall Street Rally Surges S&P,DJI, and Nasdaq

 Wall Street was back in rally mode Monday, with the Dow and S&P 500 finishing at records as Apple, Facebook and other tech shares posted strong gains.

US Feds Raise Key Interest Rates 1/4 Percent

 The US Federal Reserve raised its benchmark interest rate by a quarter point to 1.0-1.25% on Wednesday and signaled another increase remains likely this year, despite the recent spate of weak economic data.

Global Stock Market Shrugs Off Comey Firing

Wall Street stocks took news of US President Donald Trump's shock firing of FBI director James Comey in stride Wednesday, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq finishing with modest gains.

Trump Rolls Back Oil Industry Anti-Corruption Regulations

President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed into law a measure scrapping anticorruption regulations long opposed by the oil industry.

US Stocks Take Modest Hit As Feds Raise Interest Rates

Wall Street stocks fell modestly and the dollar advanced after the Federal Reserve Wednesday lifted its benchmark interest rate for only the second time in a decade.

US Fed Raises Key Interest Rates as Economy Improves

The US Federal Reserve on Wednesday raised the benchmark interest rate by a quarter percentage point as expected, citing an improving economy with one month to go before President-elect Donald Trump takes office.

U.S. and European Stocks Soaring to Record-Breaking Highs, Reflects Growing Optimism

(AFP ) European equities surged and US stocks hit fresh records Wednesday in anticipation the European Central Bank will extend its stimulus, and amid optimism about the American economy after the presidential election.
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