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Why this pro would buy gold and why he's not now Talk about shine. Gold surged to 14-month highs last week amid uncertainty about the fate of U.S.-China trade relations and the U.S. Federal Reserve's plans for monetary policy ahead of a meeting between the ...

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Fact check: Trump's statements on Iran, trade and the wall range from a little off to flatly false
In President Donald Trump's reckoning, an Iran tamed by him no longer cries "death to America," the border wall with Mexico is proceeding apace, the estate tax has been lifted off the backs of farmers, the remains of U.S. soldiers from North Korea are ...   Chicago Tribune  
India-US Trade War? New Delhi Slaps Increased Tariffs On American Goods
New economic tensions escalated Saturday as India increased tariffs on U.S. goods, such as a 70% tariff on American apples, along with other foods such as almonds and walnuts. The tariffs will affect 28 U.S. goods in total and is the latest move in an ...   International Business Times  
California farmers furious over delayed payments for land seized in high-speed rail push
Farmers up and down California’s Central Valley are up in arms over the state seizing their land to build its long-awaited high-speed railway and then failing to pay the hundreds of thousands of dollars owed them for years. Thanks to an order of ...   Fox News  
Breakingviews - Beijing yields to Hong Kong’s financial clout
HONG KONG (Reuters Breakingviews) - Beijing has yielded to Hong Kong’s unique economic status. Carrie Lam, chief executive of the special administrative region, on Saturday indefinitely suspended a bill that would have allowed extradition to the ...   Reuters  
The US economy is resisting a slowdown plaguing the rest of the world. Here's why one Wall Street expert worries its fortunes are about to change.
An envelope. It indicates the ability to send an email. A stylized bird with an open mouth, tweeting. The letter F. A stylized letter F. The word "in". An image of a chain link. It symobilizes a website link url. Three evenly spaced dots forming an ...   Business Insider  
U.S. Super Rich Are Descending on London’s Luxury Housing Market
(Bloomberg) -- Hedge fund billionaire Ken Griffin isn’t the only American who thinks now is a great time to buy a London mansion. The proportion of homes in London’s best districts sold to ...   YAHOO!  
Italy’s Mafia Uses the Old Lira as Its Own Parallel Currency
(Bloomberg) -- Italy’s proposed mini T-Bills may be pie in the sky for now, but it appears the country already has another currency floating around -- the old lira. A senior police officer ...   YAHOO!  
California farmers furious over delayed payments for land seized in high-speed rail push
Farmers up and down California’s Central Valley are up in arms over the state seizing their land to build its long-awaited high-speed railway and then failing to pay the hundreds of thousands of dollars owed them for years. Thanks to an order of ...   Fox News  
Stocks post small losses; investors look ahead to Fed
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks ended a choppy week of trading with modest losses Friday as investors look forward to getting more clues about the direction of interest rates. Technology shares drove the declines, and energy stocks also fell a day after leading ...   Houston Chronicle  
Oil Short-Selling Surges as Global Demand Outlook Deteriorates
(Bloomberg) -- Oil skeptics are gaining ground fast as the outlook for global demand worsens. Hedge funds boosted their bets that West Texas Intermediate crude will fall by 46%, the most since ...   YAHOO!