Wednesday September 19th, 2018 3:35AM

AP Business - Economy

American business group says Beijing will 'dig its heels in'
American business group says Beijing will "dig its heels in" after U.S. tariff hikes and appealed for a negotiated end to their trade battle
3:18AM ( 1 day ago )
Asian shares mixed as Trump orders new tariffs on China
Asian markets are mixed after President Donald Trump orders tariffs on $200 billion more in Chinese goods, ramping up tensions between the world's two largest economies
11:54PM ( 1 day ago )
Trump imposes tariffs on $200B more of Chinese goods
Trump intensifies trade war by imposing tariffs on $200B more of China goods starting next week
11:34PM ( 1 day ago )
FedEx downplays US-China trade spat's impact on its business
FedEx is reporting that quarterly profit is up 40 percent from a year ago, to $835 million, but the results are below Wall Street expectations
7:14PM ( 1 day ago )
Long held as oldest in US, New Jersey nuclear plant closes
A nuclear power plant long considered to be the oldest in America has shut down
6:18PM ( 1 day ago )
FedEx profit jumps 40 percent on strong shipping demand
FedEx is reporting that quarterly profit is up 40 percent from a year ago, to $835 million, but the results are below Wall Street expectations
5:48PM ( 1 day ago )
Tech firms lead slide as trade worries weigh on US stocks
A slide in technology companies helped pull U.S. stocks lower Monday, snapping a five-day winning streak for the market
4:42PM ( 1 day ago )
US stocks edge lower amid more trade tariff worries
U.S. stocks are veering lower amid speculation that the Trump administration is preparing to impose tariffs on another $200 billion-worth of Chinese goods
11:27AM ( 1 day ago )
Report: Machines to handle over half workplace tasks by 2025
Organizers of the annual Davos forum say in a new report that machines are increasingly moving in on jobs done by people, projecting that more than half of all workplace tasks will be carried out by machines, not humans, by 2025
11:15AM ( 1 day ago )
UK leader warns rebels: it's my Brexit agreement or no deal
British Prime Minister Theresa May is fighting back against opponents of her blueprint for Brexit, saying Parliament will have to choose between her proposal and crashing out of the European Union without a deal
8:21AM ( 1 day ago )