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Russia Delivering Advanced Air Defense To Syria, Despite U.S. Objections . North Korea says ‘no way’ will disarm unilaterally without trust. Russian-U.S. tycoon boasted of ‘active’ involvement in Trump election campaign. Asian stocks lower on U.S.-China trade worries. Israel: IAEA failed to act on Iran’s ‘secret atomic warehouse.’ If Trump abandons globalism, American interests will [...]

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Facebook Hack Exposed 50 Million Users’ Info — And Accounts On Other Sites . The upward march of oil prices shows few signs of stopping. Judge lets Democrats in Congress sue Trump over foreign payments. South Korea’s LG Display to cut jobs through voluntary retirement. Mexico says U.S., Canada could reach new NAFTA deal in [...]

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Senate GOP Agrees To One-Week Delay On Kavanaugh Supreme Court Confirmation To Allow For FBI Probe . Italy hikes deficit goal, defies EU and rattles markets. Saudi Arabia in short-term oil fix, fears extra U.S. supply next year. Global funds raise U.S. stock holdings to three-and-a-half-year high. China says it won’t be pushed around by [...]

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Fed Lifts U.S. Rates By Quarter Percentage Point . U.S. gasoline prices at seasonal four-year high ahead of midterm elections. CEOs are using the market boom to quietly cash in their own chips. IMF increases Argentina bailout package to $57 billion. A robot that can peel lettuce takes us closer to automating delicate farm work. [...]

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Do We Really Want A Supreme Court Judge Who Spent His College Days Drunk And Passed Out? . And attended, at the very least, toga parties? I mean, the job does require judgement. It might be ok for a Top Gun fighter pilot but not a Supreme Court Judge. We talk about this in today’s [...]

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BREAKING: Michael Avenatti Reveals Client Making ‘Gang Rape’ Allegation Against Kavanaugh . Oil continues to soar on supply concerns. China leads world stocks higher ahead of Fed rate decision. Qualcomm accuses Apple of giving its intellectual property to Intel. Pentagon innovation leader warns U.S. falling behind China. These stories and more in today’s Market News [...]

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Some World Leaders Laugh As Trump Claims His Administration Accomplished More Than Others . Trump opened UN speech by bragging about his administration’s domestic achievements. PM May – No-deal Brexit better than current EU offer. The Fed has a lot to talk about besides higher interest rates. Stock investors should be wary of consumer confidence [...]

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Trump, Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein To Meet On Thursday . BIS warns global economy risks crisis relapse. NBC News/WSJ poll: Democrats hold the advantage in November’s elections. U.S. student debt might lead to the next financial crisis. Russia to supply Syria with air-defense system, raising tensions with Israel. These stories and more in today’s Market [...]

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Yield Curve Flattening End Of Bull Market In Stocks Is Neigh . Next crash will be ‘worse than the Great Depression.’ Theresa May’s team plot snap election to save Brexit. From reality TV to U.N., Trump to wield Security Council gavel. China summons U.S. ambassador to protest sanctions over Russia military equipment. Venezuela crisis: Chinese [...]

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Wal-Mart Warns Tariffs Will Raise Prices And Tax American Businesses . Target is ‘deeply troubled’ over Trump’s tariffs. EU’s Brexit hard line angers Theresa May. Wells Fargo plans to cut up to 10% of workforce in the next 3 years. U.S. oil sanctions on Iran threaten global supplies, but a demand slowdown poses a real [...]

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Sources Jeremy Siegel: The Stock Market Could Be Headed For A ‘Little Bubble’ Just Like In January . Dow jumps more than 250 points to record high as Apple rises and trade-war fears simmer down. Jack Ma recants 1M job promise on U.S.-China tensions. China announced 5% to 10% tariffs on $60 billion in U.S. [...]

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Brexit, U.S. Trade Wars Will Change Global Money Flows . We talk about this in today’s Radio Free Wall Street. . Radio Free Wall Street’s daily webcast for September 19th has been posted. Click here to listen now. . .

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Trump On Sessions: ‘I Don’t Have An Attorney General’ . Senate approves $854B spending bill. Most U.S. states lack reserves to weather next recession: S&P. Trump says he is not concerned about Manafort cooperation. EIA: US crude inventories decrease 2.1 million bbl. Oil climbs as EIA reports a 5th-straight decline in U.S. crude stockpiles. These [...]

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Trade War Has Started . China has now retaliated and it’s going to go crazy. The markets are in denial. It won’t last long. We talk about this in today’s Radio Free Wall Street. . Radio Free Wall Street’s daily webcast for September 18th has been posted. Click here to listen now. . .

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May Cautions: Support My Brexit Deal Or Face No Deal . Trump slaps tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods, spares some consumer tech. U.S. trade war with China isn’t winnable, but Trump will likely claim victory anyway. Wall Street pay jumps to highest since financial crisis. These stories and more in today’s Market News [...]

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Trump Has Started A Trade War . He’s not going to back down and neither are the Chinese. Markets are truly underestimating how serious this is. We talk about this in today’s Radio Free Wall Street. . Radio Free Wall Street’s daily webcast for September 17th has been posted. Click here to listen now. . [...]

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Trump Announces 10% Tariffs On $200B In Chinese Goods . U.S. imposes new $200bn tariffs on China. Trade war could become currency war depending on how China fights back. These stories and more in today’s Market News and Commentary. Market News and Commentary for September 17th has been posted. Click here to listen now. .

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WHITE HOUSE UNDER SIEGE . Grim warnings for White House, Republicans ahead of election. Graham: Mueller is going to be allowed to finish investigation. China is considering declining the Trump administration’s offer of trade talks. ‘Illusion’ to think states can completely prevent financial crises – Weidmann. U.S. Border Patrol agent charged in 2-week killing spree. [...]

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Trump Trade Sanctions Met By China Refusal To Even Meet With U.S. Reps . We talk about this in today’s Radio Free Wall Street. . Radio Free Wall Street’s daily webcast for September 15th has been posted. Click here to listen now. . .

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Trump ‘Likely’ To Announce New China Tariffs As Early As Monday: Source . Trump said to want tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods despite talks. The next crisis is still lurking in the financial system: ‘We never addressed the root cause.’ Trump administration to send U.S. cell phones a test alert on Thursday. These [...]

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