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A worker walks near truck trailers and cargo containers, Friday, May 10, 2019, at the Port of Tacoma in Tacoma, Wash. U.S. and Chinese negotiators resumed trade talks Friday under increasing pressure after President Donald Trump raised tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods and Beijing promised to retaliate. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
May 10, 2019 - 7:11 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the tariffs standoff between the United States and China (all times local): 6:50 p.m. U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer says his office is preparing to impose tariffs on the $300 billion in Chinese products that aren't already facing import taxes, another...
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Protesters shout as the motorcade carrying Chinese Vice Premier Liu He and his delegation depart the Office of the United States Trade Representative in Washington, Friday, May 10, 2019, following trade talks between the United States and China. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
May 10, 2019 - 4:22 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Trade talks between the U.S. and China broke up Friday with no agreement, hours after President Donald Trump more than doubled tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese imports. Trump asserted on Twitter that there was "no need to rush" to get a deal between the world's two biggest...
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A worker walks near truck trailers and cargo containers, Friday, May 10, 2019, at the Port of Tacoma in Tacoma, Wash. U.S. and Chinese negotiators resumed trade talks Friday under increasing pressure after President Donald Trump raised tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods and Beijing promised to retaliate. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
May 10, 2019 - 3:51 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the tariffs standoff between the United States and China (all times local): 3:30 p.m. President Donald Trump says the United States and China "held candid and constructive conversations" on trade after negotiators completed two days of talks Friday without reaching a...
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FILE - This July 18, 2018, file photo, shows a display of back to school backpacks in Pittsburgh. The latest round of China tariff hikes, which went into effect Friday, May 10, 2019. will hit a range of consumer goods, including, backpacks, furniture and seafood. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
May 10, 2019 - 3:43 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — With the Trump administration more than doubling tariffs on billions of dollars of Chinese imports, will Americans soon see higher prices on store shelves? Yes, but it may take a few weeks. U.S. import taxes on $200 billion of Chinese goods jumped to 25% on Friday, from 10%, as...
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Stock trader Gregory Rowe works at the New York Stock Exchange, Friday, May 10, 2019. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
May 10, 2019 - 3:41 pm
Major U.S. stock indexes turned higher in late afternoon trading Friday, shaking off an early slump triggered by the latest escalation in the trade war between the U.S. and China. The market fell sharply in the early going after the U.S. raised tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods after...
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A worker walks near truck trailers and cargo containers, Friday, May 10, 2019, at the Port of Tacoma in Tacoma, Wash. U.S. and Chinese negotiators resumed trade talks Friday under increasing pressure after President Donald Trump raised tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods and Beijing promised to retaliate. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
May 10, 2019 - 3:09 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the tariffs standoff between the United States and China (all times local): 3:00 p.m. A White House official confirms that trade talks between Chinese and U.S. negotiators have concluded for the day. The official spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not...
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FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2018 file photo, Hamdi Ulukaya, founder, chairman and CEO of Chobani, speaks at the National Retail Federation conference in New York. Ulukaya tweeted on Thursday, May 9, 2019, that his company will pay some of the school lunch debt for students in the Warwick, R.I., public school district. Schools there had offered students who owe money for lunches cold sunflower butter and jelly sandwiches instead of a hot meal. The mayor's office said it is coordinating with Chobani to accept nearly $50,000 owed for lunches by low-income families with children in the school system. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
May 10, 2019 - 3:06 pm
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The yogurt company Chobani plans to pay the school lunch debts of low-income families with students attending a district that made headlines by announcing children who owe money would get cold sunflower butter and jelly sandwiches instead of a hot meal, the mayor's office...
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A worker walks near truck trailers and cargo containers, Friday, May 10, 2019, at the Port of Tacoma in Tacoma, Wash. U.S. and Chinese negotiators resumed trade talks Friday under increasing pressure after President Donald Trump raised tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods and Beijing promised to retaliate. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
May 10, 2019 - 2:37 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the tariffs standoff between the United States and China (all times local): 2:00 p.m. A tech industry group says tariffs are taxes, and "higher tariffs are only higher taxes," in response to President Donald Trump's decision to increase tariffs on $200 billion worth...
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A customer looks at her iPhone in a store of U.S. tech company Apple in Beijing on Friday, May 10, 2019. U.S. President Donald Trump's latest tariff hike on Chinese goods took effect Friday and Beijing said it would retaliate, escalating a battle over China's technology ambitions and other trade tensions. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
May 10, 2019 - 2:32 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the tariffs standoff between the United States and China (all times local): 1:45 p.m. Randy Richards, a 65-year-old farmer near Hope, North Dakota, says the tariff war of the past year and a half has hit hard, and he was angry that more may be coming. Richards says...
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A customer looks at her iPhone in a store of U.S. tech company Apple in Beijing on Friday, May 10, 2019. U.S. President Donald Trump's latest tariff hike on Chinese goods took effect Friday and Beijing said it would retaliate, escalating a battle over China's technology ambitions and other trade tensions. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
May 10, 2019 - 2:04 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the tariffs standoff between the United States and China as trade talks are underway in Washington (all times local): 1:00 p.m. The president of the Virginia-based Outdoor Power Equipment Institute says the new tariffs on Chinese imports will adversely impact the 100...
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