Government policy

Visitors talk at the Mercedes exhibit booth during the China Auto Show in Beijing, Thursday, April 26, 2018. Auto China 2018, the industry's biggest sales event this year, is overshadowed by mounting trade tensions between Beijing and U.S. President Donald Trump, who has threatened to hike tariffs on Chinese goods including automobiles in a dispute over technology policy. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)
May 08, 2018 - 5:23 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — With the threat of tariffs and counter-tariffs between Washington and Beijing looming, Chinese buyers are canceling orders for U.S. soybeans, a trend that could deal a blow to American farmers if it continues. At the same time, farmers in China are being encouraged to plant more...
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In this photo released by an official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, President Hassan Rouhani attends a meeting with officials and industrialists, at a petroleum conference in Tehran, Iran, Tuesday, May 8, 2018. Iran's president on Tuesday warned the country could face "some problems" ahead of President Donald Trump's decision on whether to pull out of its nuclear deal with world powers. (Iranian Presidency Office via AP)
May 08, 2018 - 4:57 pm
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — President Hassan Rouhani warned Tuesday that Iran could restart enriching uranium "without any limitations" within weeks, after President Donald Trump pulled America out of the nuclear deal, though he said world powers still in the accord could potentially save the pact. Rouhani...
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FILE - In this April 30, 2018 file photo, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu presents material on what he described as Iranian nuclear weapons development during a press conference in Tel Aviv. Iran's nuclear deal with world powers faces its biggest diplomatic challenge yet as President Donald Trump appears poised to withdraw the U.S. from the accord. (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner, File)
May 08, 2018 - 4:44 pm
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The Latest on Iran's nuclear deal (all times local): 1:20 a.m. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says he will send his foreign minister to negotiate with countries remaining in the nuclear deal, and warns that he will otherwise restart enriching uranium "in the next weeks." His...
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FILE - This April 5, 2018 file photo shows a building's address on Wall Street, in New York. Stocks are opening slightly lower on Wall Street, Tuesday, May 8, 2018, as the market gives back some of the gains it made the day before. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
May 08, 2018 - 4:42 pm
The major U.S. stock indexes partially recovered from a daylong slide in the final minutes of trading Tuesday to finish essentially flat. The indexes had been drifting slightly lower as investors weighed the Trump administration's decision to withdraw from a 2015 nuclear deal with Iran and...
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Visitors talk at the Mercedes exhibit booth during the China Auto Show in Beijing, Thursday, April 26, 2018. Auto China 2018, the industry's biggest sales event this year, is overshadowed by mounting trade tensions between Beijing and U.S. President Donald Trump, who has threatened to hike tariffs on Chinese goods including automobiles in a dispute over technology policy. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)
May 08, 2018 - 4:36 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — With the threat of tariffs and counter-tariffs between Washington and Beijing looming, Chinese buyers are canceling orders for U.S. soybeans, a trend that could deal a blow to American farmers if it continues. At the same time, farmers in China are being encouraged to plant more...
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US Embassador in Germany, Richard Allen Grenell poses for the media prior to his akkreditation by German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier at the Bellevue palace in Berlin, Germany, Tuesday, May 8, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
May 08, 2018 - 4:06 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's decision on the Iran nuclear deal (all times local): 4:05 p.m. The new U.S. ambassador to Germany is advising German companies to stop doing business in Iran following President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the nuclear deal. In a...
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President Donald Trump delivers a statement on the Iran nuclear deal from the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House, Tuesday, May 8, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 08, 2018 - 3:36 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump announced Tuesday the U.S. is pulling out of the landmark international nuclear accord with Iran, declaring he was making the world safer but dealing a profound blow to allies and deepening his isolation on the world stage. "The United States does not make...
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President Donald Trump delivers a statement on the Iran nuclear deal from the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House, Tuesday, May 8, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 08, 2018 - 2:55 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's decision on the Iran nuclear deal (all times local): 2:55 p.m. The European Union foreign policy chief says the Iran nuclear agreement is a pillar of international security and she is calling on its signatories to continue to respect it. The...
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu waves to the media as leaves the presidential palace after a meeting with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Cyprus' president Nikos Anastasiades in capital Nicosia, Cyprus, on Tuesday, May 8, 2018. Cyprus hosted the Israeli Prime Minister and Greek Prime Minister in another trilateral meeting between the three leaders aimed at forging closer relations and cooperation on fields including energy, security, the environment, business and tourism. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias)
May 08, 2018 - 2:39 pm
JERUSALEM (AP) — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is an outspoken opponent of the Iran nuclear deal, but some in Israel's government and security establishment see it as a least-bad option that should be preserved. President Donald Trump announced Tuesday the U.S. will exit the 2015 agreement...
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FILE - In this April 30, 2018 file photo, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu presents material on what he described as Iranian nuclear weapons development during a press conference in Tel Aviv. Iran's nuclear deal with world powers faces its biggest diplomatic challenge yet as President Donald Trump appears poised to withdraw the U.S. from the accord. (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner, File)
May 08, 2018 - 10:32 am
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The Latest on Iran's nuclear deal (all times local): 7 p.m. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is an outspoken opponent of the Iran nuclear deal, but many in Israel's security establishment see it as a least-bad option that should be preserved. President Donald Trump is set to...
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