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President Donald Trump and Foxconn chairman Terry Gou at a groundbreaking for the Foxconn plant on Thursday, June 28, 2018 in Mt. Pleasant, Wis. (Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune/TNS via Getty Images)

One chart shows why Trump’s trade war against China is a smart political move

China is responsible for some manufacturing job losses. But another thing is even more responsible, and it's only going to get worse.

4 ways summer jobs have changed over the years

Summer jobs are a romanticized American tradition, but the number of teens who spend their summers working has fallen from decades ago.

Siemens stock is jumping after the industrials giant laid out plans to create a billion-dollar energy company

Siemens' stock rose 4.5% on its plans to combine its gas-and-power and renewable-energy businesses to create a separate, billion-dollar energy company.
A simple pair of googly eyes can convince people to donate more money.

A pair of googly eyes could radically change how people spend their money

A simple pair of googly eyes could convince people to donate more money, according to at least one study.

3 in 10 Malaysians believe that robots might take over their jobs in future, and the young are among the most fearful

The survey also found that 69 per cent of respondents believe that the emergence of robots would eventually lead to loss of jobs in the economy.
Workers protest outside a McDonald's restaurant on November 10, 2015 in Miami, Florida. The protesters are demanding action from state legislators and presidential candidates to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour.

The president of the union that helped make a $15 minimum wage a reality at Amazon and Costco reveals how automation could be good news for fast-food ...

"I think we should welcome automation," the SEIU's president, Mary Kay Henry, told Business Insider.
Rep. Tim Ryan.

Tim Ryan, the newest Democratic presidential candidate, thinks Trump is telling ‘a lie’ about the future of the US and reveals how he woul...

"Trump was talking about the jobs of the past. That's a lie. Those aren't coming back," 2020 Democratic candidate Tim Ryan said in an interview with INSIDER.

Walmart and Kroger are rethinking stores as the online grocery battle intensifies

Walmart and Kroger are rethinking their store strategies in the face of growing competition from Amazon for shoppers' online grocery spending.
Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez isn’t afraid of the rise of robots, but she agrees with Bill Gates that they should be taxed for taking jobs

Some left-leaning politicians like Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez would be sceptical about AI, because it may make the rich even richer.