U.S. stock futures drop as China trade spat continues to unsettle investors – MarketWatch

Stock futures fell sharply on Thursday, amid investor concern that trade tensions between the U.S. and China could get much worse before they improve. How are the major benchmarks trading? Dow Jones Industrial Average futures YMM19, -0.92% [1]  fell 158 points, or 0.6%, to 25,615, while S&P 500 futures ESM19, …Stock futures fell sharply onLanjutkan membaca

U.S. lawmakers want to help rural telecoms replace Huawei, ZTE equipment – Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers introduced legislation on Wednesday to provide about $700 million in grants to help U.S. telecommunications providers with the cost of removing Huawei equipment from their networks. FILE PHOTO: Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR) arrives for a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing evaluating the…WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A bipartisan groupLanjutkan membaca

U.S. Navy sends two ships through strategic Taiwan Strait – Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. military said it sent two Navy ships through the Taiwan Strait on Wednesday, its latest transit through the sensitive waterway and a move likely to anger Beijing at a time of tense relations between the world’s two biggest economies. The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS…WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. militaryLanjutkan membaca

Bill would offer $700 million in aid to U.S. telecoms hurt by Huawei ban – MarketWatch

WASHINGTON — Lawmakers introduced legislation Wednesday that would provide up to $700 million to help U.S. telecom carriers remove equipment purchased from Huawei Technologies Co. and other Chinese companies deemed a security risk. The bill establishes a policy that U.S. next-generation 5G wireless networks shouldn’t include equipment or services provided…WASHINGTON — Lawmakers introduced legislation WednesdayLanjutkan membaca

Pentagon mulling U.S. military request to send 5000 troops to… – Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Defense is considering a U.S. military request to send about 5,000 additional troops to the Middle East amid increasing tensions with Iran, two U.S. officials told Reuters on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: The U.S. Navy amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge and the Arleigh Burke-class…WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. DepartmentLanjutkan membaca

‘Won’t Give Up’: Siblings Of Jailed Saudi Women’s Rights Activist Speak Out In U.S. – NPR

Lina and Walid Alhathloul, sister and brother of jailed Saudi activist Loujain Alhathloul, have had a busy schedule in the United States raising awareness about their sister’s plight. Deborah Amos/NPR hide caption toggle caption Deborah Amos/NPR Lina and Walid Alhathloul, sister and brother of jailed Saudi activist Loujain Alhathloul, have… Lina and Walid Alhathloul, sisterLanjutkan membaca

Self-driving trucks begin mail delivery test for U.S. Postal Service – NBC News

Breaking News Emails Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE [1] May 21, 2019, 8:11 PM UTC By Reuters The U.S. Postal Service on Tuesday started a two-week test transporting mail across three Southwestern states using self-driving trucks, a step…Breaking News EmailsGet breaking news alertsLanjutkan membaca

U.S. warship sails in disputed South China Sea amid trade tensions – Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. military said one of its warships sailed near the disputed Scarborough Shoal claimed by China in the South China Sea on Sunday, a move likely to anger Beijing at a time of tense ties between the world’s two biggest economies. FILE PHOTO: The Arleigh Burke-class…WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. militaryLanjutkan membaca

Here’s How Many U.S. Households Will Run Out of Money in Retirement – Yahoo Finance

Saving too little for retirement is a major fear of most Americans, and studies have shown that more Americans fear insufficient retirement savings than fear death [1] . Running out of money is indeed very frightening, as no one wants to be without the cash they need in their 70s…Saving too little for retirement isLanjutkan membaca