Chinese President Xi Jinping has refused to budge amid threats from President Trump, who vowed to place higher border taxes on practically everything the United States buys from China if Beijing unveils new duties.
Driving in Union County, N.C., with lots of cars on the roads, Dazia Lee thought that she and her son were safe. When she came upon orange barrels along Highway 218, she saw several cars drive through them. She put her car into drive and went down a hill. That’s when she heard the rush of water.
Ten years after the financial crisis, both Barack Obama and Donald Trump claim credit for an economic turnaround, but the data suggest the former — not the latter — steered the economy out of free fall.
Yusaku Maezawa, a Japanese entrepreneur who founded the fashion label Zozo, said he would invite six to eight artists — sculptors, painters, architects and film directors — to fly with him on a trip around the moon in 2023.