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Trump’s Ace in the Hole in Trade War: A Strong Economy

Trump’s Ace in the Hole in Trade War: A Strong Economy Image Consumer spending has rebounded after a soft start this year. Retail sales jumped 0.8 percent in May, double what analysts had forecast.CreditJeenah Moon for The New York Times By Nelson D. Schwartz June 20, 2018 The American economy ...

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Trump’s On-Again, Off-Again Summit Style Unnerves Asian Allies

Trump’s On-Again, Off-Again Summit Style Unnerves Asian Allies Image President Moon Jae-in of South Korea had staked a lot on brokering a meeting between President Trump and the North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.CreditDoug Mills/The New York Times By Motoko Rich May 25, 2018 TOKYO — Leaders in Asia have grown ...

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How Michael Cohen, Trump’s Fixer, Built a Shadowy Business Empire

How Michael Cohen, Trump’s Fixer, Built a Shadowy Business Empire Image Michael Cohen, President Trump’s longtime personal lawyer, leaving federal court in Manhattan on April 26.CreditJeenah Moon for The New York Times He was a personal-injury lawyer who often worked out of taxi offices scattered around New York City. There ...

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Trump’s Trade Threats Put China’s Leader on the Spot

Referring to Mr. Xi and his advisers, he added: “The question has always been how skilled are these guys as policymakers. Now they are going to be tested. Can the ‘helmsman’ pull with both oars?” Mr. Trump’s determination to carry out pledges from his presidential campaign — in which he ...

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‘Fake News,’ Trump’s Obsession, Is Now a Cudgel for Strongmen

Advertisement BRUSSELS — President Trump routinely invokes the phrase “fake news” as a rhetorical tool to undermine opponents, rally his political base and try to discredit a mainstream American media that is aggressively investigating his presidency. But he isn’t the only leader enamored with the phrase. Following Mr. Trump’s example, ...

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