donald-trump2-062218.jpg In a move likely to further inflame global trade tensions, President Donald Trump has threatened to impose a 20 percent tariff on all cars imported to the U.S. from the European Union. Trump claimed he would impose the new tariffs unless the EU removes tariffs and trade barriers placed on the U.S.

wallstreet-111914_22jun18.jpg Stocks are mostly higher in mid-day trading on Friday, although the tech-heavy Nasdaq continues to linger modestly below the unchanged line. The Dow is attempting to avoid its longest losing streak in over forty years.

time-magazine-cover-062218.jpg Addressing the media before leaving Singapore after his historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un earlier this month, President Donald Trump asked Time magazine reporter Brian Bennett: "Am I on the cover again this week?" A typical Trump rhetoric followed: "Boy, have I .. so many covers." And the magazine is bringing out its July 2 edition with Trump on its cover page. It shows a photo

strestest-june22.jpg The Federal Reserve has determined that the largest U.S. banks are strongly capitalized and would be able to lend to banks as well as households during a severe global economic recession. This is the fourth straight year that all banks have met the Federal Reserve's standards. The first round of results of the supervisory stress tests were released by the central bank on Thursday.

rttnewspaper-june22.jpg Bitcoin and its peers had a sluggish start to the week after sentiment was hurt by a bleak view on cryptocurrencies by the Basel-based central bank of central banks, but they recovered mid-week despite more negative news in the form of a hack of a major crypto exchange in South Korea. However, cryptocurrencies are likely set for a weak closing to the week as they were deep in the red Friday.

ABC announced its decision launch a reboot series of its hit show "Roseanne", however, without Barr, who was fired about a month ago for her racist tweets. "The Conners" is the working title of the new sitcom, which is being billed as a spin-off of "Roseanne," and will include the original show's...

wallstreet-112414_22jun18.jpg After initially moving to the upside, stocks have turned mixed over the course of morning trading on Friday. The Dow and the S&P 500 are holding on to gains, but the tech-heavy Nasdaq has pulled back into negative territory.

worlds-millionaires-062218.jpg The collective wealth of the world's millionaires went up to a record $70 trillion. And their interest in cryptocurrencies is growing, a survey released earlier this week found. The World Wealth Report 2018 (WWR), released by global consulting firm Capgemini, says the improving global economy spurred high net worth individual(HNWI) wealth to surpass the $70 trillion threshold for the first time.

uber-driver-062218.jpg The "safety" driver behind the wheel of a self-driving Uber was streaming a television show on her smartphone up until about the time of a fatal crash in March, according to a report from the Tempe Police Department. Uber's self-driving Volvo SUV, which was traveling at under 44 miles per hour, had struck and killed a pedestrian in Arizona on March 18.

cryptocrimesecond-june22.jpg An international conference in The Hague this week brought together the European Union law enforcement agency and stakeholders of cryptocurrency trade in Europe to assess ways to crack down on the use of digital assets for money laundering, as concern mounts over the criminal exploitation of the nascent technology. Claimed to be the largest ever European event on digital currencies and cyber crime

japancrypto-june22.jpg Japan's Financial Services Agency said on Friday that six registered cryptocurrency exchanges, including the leading ones, bitFlyer and Quoine, were asked to improve their screening measures, especially those concerning money laundering. The news caused a major slide in cryptocurrencies, including the top ones such as Bitcoin, Ethereum and Bitcoin Cash.

crypto-june22.jpg Cryptocurrencies sunk deeper into red Friday morning, after it emerged that the Japanese financial market watchdog orders six cryptocurrency exchanges, including some of the biggest, to improve their internal controls. Overall cryptocurrency market cap shrunk to $262.59 billion as of 9.31 am ET on Friday on CoinMarketCap.

trump2-062218.jpg With House Republican apparently struggling to secure enough votes to pass a compromise immigration reform bill, President Donald Trump has suggested the GOP should "stop wasting their time" on the issue until after the midterm elections in November.

icofraud-june22.jpg The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) obtained an additional emergency court order to freeze the assets of PlexCorps owner Dominic Lacroix related to running a fraudulent Initial Coin Offering (ICO) that promised investors more than a 13-fold profit in less than a month. The ICO raised $15 million from thousands of investors between August and November 2017.

wallstreet-013013_22jun18.jpg After ending the previous session notably lower, stocks are likely to move back to the upside in early trading on Friday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a higher open for the markets, with the Dow futures up by 123 points.

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