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US-China trade deal negotiations hit another snag

President Donald Trump was supposed to sign a partial trade deal with Chinese President Xi Jinping next week, but negotiations over the final text have reached a rough patch, according to people familiar with the matter.

WaPo: Budget deal nears, would require Trump's approval

The Washington Post reports negotiators are nearing a federal budget deal that would include few—if any—immediate spending cuts, and would lift the debt limit for two years, kicking the can down the road and past the next presidential election.

Why Trump upended US-China trade talks

President Donald Trump emerged from a briefing at the end of last week convinced China was stalling after months of forward progress in trade negotiations. Frustrated, Trump sent shockwaves through global markets by threatening to hike tariffs, catching everyone off guard.

Four questions about Iran's nuclear deal announcement

Iran has announced it will no longer fully comply with the landmark nuclear deal it signed with the United States and five other nations in 2015, following Washington's own reneging on the agreement and increased diplomatic and military pressure on Tehran.

Dem says Mueller, committee reach deal to get Mueller to testify

Special Counsel Robert Mueller has reached a tentative agreement to testify before the House Judiciary Committee, according to committee member Rep. David N. Cicilline. The Rhode Island Democrat said, "A tentative date has been set for May 15th and we hope the Special Counsel will appear. We think the American people have a right to hear directly from him."