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If Turkey implodes, who else gets hurt?
IEA says sanctions on Iran will make maintaining the world's oil supply difficult.
California sees a softening of employment but no recession because of tariffs on China.
Japan and the US are talking trade.
Is Iran on the brink as well?

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Chinese avoid putting tariffs on US oil imports.
China should stop stealing the best US ideas.
Chinese CPI rises above expectations.
US adds more sanctions over Russia's nerve agent attack.
Will the US increase sanctions on Turkey?
The US government report on Friday is projected to show near-record American harvests.
Saudi Arabia and Canada in a diplomatic fight.
Violence in Mexico City is still well below the national averages and comparable to some US cities. 

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China imports about 13% of US LNG.
China's state media accuses Trump of starring in his own "street fighter-style deceitful drama of extortion and intimidation."
India is stepping up to the trade dispute plate.
Turkish policymakers trying to prop up the Lira via a change in reserve requirements.
Tariffs show little impact on the German surplus.
US takes aim on the oil sector in Iran.
 

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Bullard says other countries won't stop their own tariffs because they are protectionists.
Bullard says no reason the US expansion can't continue.
China in the tariff war for the long haul.
Sinopec, China's largest refiner, will delay making any purchases of US oil.
The first round of tariffs on Iran hit today.
Attempt to assasinate Venezuelan President Maduro failed.
Saudi Arabia suspends diplomatic trade ties with Canada.
​Saudi Arabia is starting to stockpile oil.

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What economist are saying about the employment number.
Wilbur Ross warns we will create a situation that is more painful to China.
Un-named sources said China will not reduce oil purchases from Iran.
The US cut China out of the RIMPAC naval exercises.
Chinese State Councillor Wang Yi said China was willing to maintain constructive contact.
Seattle housing market under pressure after Chinese buying drys up.
Pompeo says North Korean is behaving in a manner that is inconsistent with denuclearization.
Rhodium, the world's most precious metal is about to become even more expensive. 

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The US and the US business community are suffering from Chinese promise fatigue.
The US house and now Senate have passed the massive defense bill.
China draws Pakistan closer with another loan.
The BOE raised rate .25 bps to 0.75%.
Kim Jong Un returned the remains of 55 Korean war soldiers to the US.
Oil tanker owners scrap the most ships in years.

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Both the business community and the US Government are suffering from Chinese promise fatigue.
The Senate voted 87-10 forthe the National Defense Authorization Act.
Rand Paul will lead a delegation to Moscow.
China offers Pakistan another $2b in loans.
The BOE raised rates 25 BPS to 0.75.
Trump thanks Kim Jung Un for returning suspected remains of US soldiers killed in the Korean War.
Oil tanker owners scrap the most ships in decades.
 

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The BOJ and the stealth taper.
The Euro area gets higher inflation but weaker growth.
​Italy's growth slowed to the weakest pace in 2 years.
China PMI falls.
​A tax break that would allow taxpayers to inflation adjust initial value of an asset.
Permian basin oil overwhelmed the pipeline.
Renewed activity at a North Korean missile factory.
Pompeo warns against an IMF bailout of Pakistan that could aid China.
China urged the US to not allow a stopover by the Taiwanese President.
The EU hit six Russian companies that built a bridge linking Crimea to Russia.

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BOJ may tweak its bond purchasing program.
Italy's PM Conte to meet Trump.
What economist still don't get about the 2008 crisis.
UK consumer borrowing holds steady.
Will the BOE vote for a hike?
Pompeo will announce a series of investment initiatives in Asia focusing on digital economy, energy and infrastructure.
Treasury department shows Russian holding of US dept dropped.
Beijing should rethink its trade surplus.
China offered Britain on post-Brexit free trade deal.

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What some are looking for in the GDP number.
Germany buys a stake in one of the country's largest electric grids, to block the Chinese.
Canada is hosting a trade conference without the US or China.
Stocks to hit all time high?
The Senate and the House quietly pass the so-called miscellanious tariff bill.
A top ranking Iranian Commander, warns the US.

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