• The 10 most important things in the world right now

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

    Here's what's happening on Wednesday.
    1. Trump moved forward with tariffs on $16 billion worth of Chinese goods in escalating trade war. The goods are mostly industrial products ranging from chemicals to tractors, and brings the total amount of Chinese tariffs up to $50 billion.
    2. An associate of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was grilled on the witness stand in a second day of testimony. Rick Gates at one point said some of the money he improperly took from Manafort was used to finance an extramarital affair .
    3. UK Prime Minister Theresa May has demanded former foreign...
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