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Rockland County, New York, is experiencing one of the country's worst measles outbreaks.

US health officials threatened to invoke a rare ‘Do Not Board’ travel ban to contain the country’s growing measles outbreak

Eight people believed to be infected with measles had to cancel their flights after health officials threatened to invoke a travel ban.
Farm equipment provides a backdrop as U.S. President Donald Trump takes the stage to deliver remarks on agriculture Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Trump is set to roll out a $16 billion bailout package as the trade war stings American farmers

The Trump administration is rolling out a second round of aid for farmers who have been stung by its yearlong trade war with China.
Huawei's CEO of Huawei's consumer business group Richard Yu.

Huawei says its homemade operating system could be ready to replace Android by early 2020

The head of Huawei's consumer division said that outside of China, the Huawei OS would be ready by Q1 or Q2 of next year.
"Trade War," a song written by a former Chinese official, has gone viral on popular Chinese mobile messenger WeChat and microblogging site Weibo.

‘If the perpetrator wants to fight, we will beat him out of his wits’: Song about ongoing trade war with the US goes viral in China

The musical score was written by retired Chinese official Zhao Liangtian, and it was posted in a group on the popular Chinese messaging app WeChat.
he Dalai Lama reacts after receiving the National Endowment for Democracy's Democracy Service Medal during a ceremony at the Library of Congress in Washington, February 19, 2010. Presenting the medal is the National Endowment for Democracy's President Carl Gershman (L) and Vice Chairman Judy Shelton.

Trump’s potential Fed pick is a critic of the central bank and supports near-zero interest rates

Former Trump campaign adviser Judy Shelton has emerged as a potential nominee to the Federal Reserve Board of Governors.
Chinese President Xi Jinping.

Xi Jinping says China is embarking on a ‘new Long March,’ a signal the US trade war is far from over

The Chinese president's recent actions have been interpreted as digs at US President Donald Trump amid the trade war between the nations.
Traders watch President Donald Trump's announcement on steel and aluminum tariffs on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) ahead of the closing bell, March 8, 2018 in New York City. Despite opposition from his own party and allies abroad, President Trump signed an order on Thursday that will impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports. (

Escalations in Trump’s trade war could wipe out $600 billion from the world economy, OECD warns

Further escalation in the trade war between Washington and Beijing would hammer away at growth at a time when the global economy is already set to slow.

An increasing number of major US companies are warning that tariffs will force them to raise prices

From footwear to electronics, that latest round of tariffs would hit significantly more consumer items than previous tranches.
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif sits for an interview with Reuters in New York

Iran is mocking Trump and his ‘B team’ of hawkish aides as the threat of war intensifies

"#EconomicTerrorism & genocidal taunts won't "end Iran,"" tweeted Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday in response to Trump's threats.
You do not want to see this mongoose get "dynamic."

9 of the all-time worst named military missions and war games in history

Military operations are supposed to be named to instill pride in troops and fear in enemies. But these are so bad they may make you cringe.