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President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he ordered the Treasury Department to “substantially increase” sanctions on Iran.

House Democrats will control the fate of one of President Donald Trump’s top priorities as they return to Washington this week.

Gun control advocacy groups have dedicated more than $2 million on digital and TV ads, widely outspending the National Rifle Association, since the mass shootings weeks ago in California, Texas and Ohio that left more than 30 dead.

One senator proposed a bill that targets corporate buybacks where publicly traded companies will give each of its workers a dollar for every million dollars spent on buying back its own stock. Ylan Mui has more for us.

President Donald Trump said Friday that Mexico may be able to avert tariffs on its goods by purchasing American agricultural products.

President Donald Trump told reporters Thursday that tariffs on China could be raised by another $300 billion if necessary.

Special counsel Robert Mueller broke his silence Wednesday his silence on Wednesday to make a statement about his completed two-year investigation, the aftermath of which has continue to roil President Donald Trump’s administration and Congress.

The Trump administration plans to delay auto tariffs by up to six months, stopping itself for now from widening global trade disputes, sources told CNBC.

China will raise tariffs on $60 billion in U.S. goods in retaliation for the U.S. decision to hike duties on Chinese goods, the Chinese Finance Ministry said Monday.

Kraft Heinz CEO Bernardo Hees will step down on June 30, marking the embattled company’s most significant executive shakeup since its formation four years ago.

The Justice Department considered President Donald Trump’s frustrations about media and political speculation about the Russia investigation when deciding whether to charge him with obstructing the probe, Attorney General William Barr said Thursday.

Republican Sen. Kevin Cramer, N.D., on Thursday became the fourth member of his party’s caucus to tell reporters he would vote against a nomination for former pizza executive Herman Cain to join the board of the Federal Reserve.

President Donald Trump put Amazon, eBay and Alibaba and other online marketplaces on notice Wednesday, signing a memorandum that aims to curb the sale of counterfeit items online.

Sterling fell sharply against the dollar on Tuesday after Britain’s Attorney General Geoffrey Cox published his opinion on Prime Minister Theresa May’s recently amended Brexit deal.

As 2020 presidential campaigns accelerate, the dominance of Silicon Valley technology companies is likely to remain a key issue for Democratic candidates.