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November 6, 2018
Soybeans are harvested south of Luverne, N.D., Oct. 29, 2018. North Dakota’s soybean crops are flourishing. But China has stopped buying. (Dan Koeck/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Economist that called US-China trade war sees deal in 2019
November 6, 2018 - 1:32pm
October 17, 2018
Infants at a private center for new mothers recuperating from childbirth, in Monroe, N.Y.  (Richard Perry/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Almost half of US births happen outside marriage, signaling cultural shift
October 17, 2018 - 11:37am
October 12, 2018
The Soro Enshi container ship at the Yangshan Deep Water Port in Shanghai on July 10, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Qilai Shen.
China's trade surplus with the US hit record $34.1 billion in September amid trade war
October 12, 2018 - 9:31am
First lady Melania Trump, in the East Room of the White House on Sept. 18, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Melania Trump brushes off questions about her husband's alleged infidelity
October 12, 2018 - 8:35am
October 11, 2018
A United States Air Force F-35B Lighting II jet, manufactured by Lockheed Martin, at the Singapore Airshow on Feb. 7, 2018. SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg
U.S. military suspends operations for F-35 fighter jets, citing safety concerns
October 11, 2018 - 2:59pm
October 5, 2018
Boyd Trueman grinds down a weld at Curbtender, a maker of garbage trucks in Cedar Falls, Iowa, Aug. 13, 2018. Iowa and North Dakota have some of lowest unemployment rates in the country.  (Scott Morgan/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Unemployment rate falls to 3.7 percent, lowest since 1969
October 5, 2018 - 8:56am
October 4, 2018
Soybeans are loaded into a grain cart during harvest in Wyanet, Ill., on Sept. 18, 2018.   Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
As Trump settles scores with China, American farmers pick up tab
October 4, 2018 - 10:13am
September 28, 2018
Consumers wait in line inside an ice cream store in the French Quarter district of New Orleans on June 13, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Akasha Rabut.
US consumer spending cools; inflation stays near Fed goal
September 28, 2018 - 12:20pm
Rod Rosenstein, deputy attorney general, in Washington on Sept. 4, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
House GOP to call Rosenstein back to Capitol Hill, conservative lawmaker says
September 28, 2018 - 11:30am
September 16, 2018
Robb Ewoldt, who farms 1,100 acres near Muscatine, Iowa, said the trade war with China comes at a bad time. But he said, "If it makes the country better," he's for the tough U.S. stance on trade. Photo for The Washington Post by Whitten Sabbatini.
Iowa city's bond with China feels taxed
September 16, 2018 - 5:05am
September 14, 2018

An A.P. Moller-Maersk container ship and a Hapag-Lloyd container ship at the Yangshan Deep Water Port in Shanghai.   Bloomberg photo by Qilai Shen.
Trump wants $200 billion in China tariffs despite talks, sources say
September 14, 2018 - 1:29pm
September 5, 2018
Jeff Sessions, U.S. attorney general, listens during a Senate Appropriations Subcommittee hearing in Washington on April 25, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
Justice Department to consider allegations of censorship on Facebook, Twitter
September 5, 2018 - 3:21pm
September 1, 2018
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September 1, 2018 - 8:30am
August 30, 2018
Latex gloves attached to an air compressor are inflated in the air-leak test room at a Top Glove Corp. factory in Setia Alam, Selangor, Malaysia, on Dec. 3, 2015.  Bloomberg photo by Charles Pertwee.
US hygiene push could fuel a rubber glove boom half a world away
August 30, 2018 - 12:37pm
Chrystia Freeland, Canada's minister of foreign affairs (center) talks to Bob Lighthizer, U.S. trade representative, next to Ildefonso Guajardo Villarreal, secretary of economy for Mexico (right) after opening statements during the first round of North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) renegotiations in Washington, on Aug. 16, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
NAFTA talks resume as Trump says they're on track for deal
August 30, 2018 - 11:04am