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CHINA ANNOUNCED that it will impose retaliatory tariffs effective June 1, following the Trump administration's enactment of a 25% punitive tariff on thousands of Chinese products. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/QILAI SHEN

China announces tariff retaliation to take effect on June 1

NEW YORK – China announced that it will impose additional tariffs on some American goods in retaliation for the latest increase of United States...

Whiff of extinction blows in bull market that outlived them all

NEW YORK – It’s been derided as a house of cards, a gift to the 1 percent, an experiment in monetary policy taken way...
PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP threatened to impose tariffs on every single Chinese import into America. Friday morning, a 25 percent levy took effect on $34 billion of Chinese goods entering the U.S. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/QILAI SHEN

Trump eyes even higher tariffs as trade war with China escalates

NEW YORK - President Donald Trump threatened to impose tariffs on every single Chinese import into America as the world’s two largest economies exchanged the...
HASBRO ANNOUNCED $500 million in share repurchases, in addition to the buyback program of the same scale approved in 2015. / COURTESY HASBRO INC.

Hasbro announces additional $500M share buyback

PAWTUCKET – Hasbro Inc. authorized a repurchase of an additional $500 million of its common stock, expanding its original buyback plan, the company announced...
PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP has issued his proposal for infrastructure investment that shifts much of the funding from federal to local, state and private investment. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/OLIVIER DOULIERY

Trump introduces infrastructure proposal, local impact unclear

PROVIDENCE – The new infrastructure bill out forth by President Donald Trump this week proposed a $200 billion, 10-year federal investment that the White...
CONGRESSIONAL REPUBLICANS are scheduled to reveal final details of their agreed-upon tax-overhaul legislation Friday. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/ANDREW HARRER

GOP delivers sweeping plan for vote next week: Tax debate update

NEW YORK - Congressional Republicans revealed the final details of their agreed-upon tax-overhaul legislation Friday. It’s the culmination of a six-week legislative sprint designed...

Changes seen costing $200B in revenue: Tax debate update

NEW YORK - Congressional leaders worked quickly to finalize compromise legislation for floor votes next week in an all-out effort to provide themselves and President...
SENATE AND HOUSE REPUBLICANS are said to have reached a tentative agreement on new tax legislation. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/ANDREW HARRER

Here’s where the agreed-upon GOP plan stands: tax debate update

NEW YORK - President Donald Trump plans to make what his staff members called a “closing argument” for tax-overhaul legislation Wednesday as congressional Republicans consider...
THE SENATE COULD VOTE on the GOP's new tax bill as soon as Thursday. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/ANDREW HARRER

GOP holdout seeks bigger pass-through break: tax debate update

NEW YORK - The Senate tax bill is headed for a marathon debate this week with the aim to hold a floor vote as...
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