Tariffs

AP
June 10, 2019 - 8:53 am
President Donald Trump says if Chinese President Xi Jinping doesn't meet with him at the upcoming Group of 20 summit in Osaka, Japan, this month, additional tariffs will go into effect. But Trump says he expects Xi to attend. Trump made the threat during an interview with CNBC's "Squawk Box" on...
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AP
June 09, 2019 - 8:40 am
STERLING, Va.— President Donald Trump says he may renew his tariff threat against Mexico if the U.S. ally doesn't cooperate on border issues. Trump says in a series of tweets Sunday that, "if for some unknown reason" such cooperation fails, "we can always go back to our previous, very profitable,...
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AP
June 04, 2019 - 10:28 am
PHOENIX — The biggest victims of President Donald Trump's tariffs won't necessarily be Mexicans or Chinese or young urbanites who will have to pay more for avocado toast. The people likely to pay the steepest price for Trump's attempts to bend Mexico and China to his will are poor Americans, who...
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AP
June 03, 2019 - 7:10 am
Mexico launched a counteroffensive Monday against the threat of U.S. tariffs, warning not only that it hurt the economies of both countries but also would allow a quarter million more Central Americans to migrate North. A high-level delegation from the Mexican government held a press conference at...
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AP
June 02, 2019 - 9:13 am
A top White House official said Sunday that President Donald Trump is "deadly serious" about slapping tariffs on imports from Mexico but acknowledged there are no concrete benchmarks being set to assess whether the U.S. ally was stemming the flow of migrants enough to satisfy the administration. "...
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Rebekah Sager
May 31, 2019 - 3:36 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Friday Mayor Eric Garcetti made a guest appearance on the KNX In-Depth podcast. He addressed how President Donald Trump's tariffs on Mexico will impact Los Angeles' economy and whether the city has enough cybersecurity defenses in place, Eternal Blue is a cyber attack app developed by...
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AP
May 13, 2019 - 7:35 am
Stocks are plunging at the open on Wall Street Monday after China announced retaliatory tariffs against goods from the United States. China plans tariff hikes on $60 billion of U.S. imports after the Trump administration on Friday raised tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese imports from 10% to 25%...
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Ameera Butt
May 10, 2019 - 8:26 am
(KNX 1070) - As the midnight deadline came and went on the tariff hike imposed by the US on $200 billion worth of Chinese export goods, many are bracing for its effects to take place in Southern California. There are two ports in the region: the Port of Los Angles and Port of Long Beach and both...
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AP
May 10, 2019 - 7:17 am
President Donald Trump said Friday that trade talks between China and the U.S. were continuing in a "very congenial manner" despite new tariffs the U.S. imposed Friday on $200 billion in Chinese imports and Beijing's vow to retaliate. In a series of blustering morning tweets, Trump also claimed the...
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May 09, 2019 - 3:43 pm
WASHINGTON — Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg isn't shy when talking about how he would handle the U.S.-China trade talks. Buttigieg, Mayor of South Bend, Indiana, was in Los Angeles Thursday. "What we need to do when especially when dealing with one of the most strategic and long-...
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