• Kim Jong Un just tested Trump ahead of the planned summit - and Trump may be caving already

    3 monthes ago - By Chron

    Reuters / KCNA
    North Korea appeared to flip on the US on Tuesday with a broadside against President Donald Trump's administration.
    By threatening to pull out of a summit with Trump, Kim has turned the tables, and potentially put himself in a position to demand concessions from the US.
    It looks like a power move that may already have the US considering concessions to Pyongyang.
    There are already signs that Kim is bluffing, and that Trump may cave to some of Kim's demands to save the summit.
    North Korea appeared to turn the tables on the US on Tuesday by threatening to pull out of the...
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  • Stock futures flat on rising U.S. yields, North Korea worries

    3 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Wednesday as investors assessed the impact of a surge in bond yields, while growing doubts about the U.S.-North Korea summit also weighed.
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  • 10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    3 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Here is what you need to know.
    The Trump-Kim Jong Un summit looks like it's on thin ice. The North Korean government threatened to cancel the upcoming summit between President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un amid ongoing joint military drills involving South Korea and the US, Yonhap News Agency reports.
    The 10-year hits its highest level in 7 years. The US 10-year yield touched 3.07% on Tuesday, its highest since 2011.
    Japan's economy just shrunk for the first time in over 2 years. Real GDP fell 0.2% in the first quarter, ending the longest expansion since the late 1980s. Japanese government...
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  • News Brief: North Korea Summit In Doubt, Primary Results, Net Neutrality

    3 monthes ago - By NPR

    North Korea has threatened to cancel a planned summit with President Trump and Kim Jong Un. Also, we look at what Tuesday's congressional primaries mean for elections in November.
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