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FILE - In this Aug. 6, 2019, file photo, a man walks by a money exchange shop decorated with Chinese yuan banknotes and other countries currency banknotes at Central, a business district in Hong Kong. China allowed its yuan to sink to an 11-year low against the dollar after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to block American companies from doing business with this country. The yuan declined Monday, Aug. 26, 2019 to 7.1468 to the dollar, its weakest rate since January 2008. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung, File)
China lets currency sinkChina allows yuan to sink, Trump says the two sides will talk "very seriously" following tit-for-tat tariff hikes
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President Donald Trump and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi participate in a bilateral meeting at the G-7 summit in Biarritz, France, Monday, Aug. 26, 2019. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Trump says serious trade negotiations with China to beginPresident Donald Trump says serious negotiations with China will begin after the U.S. received two "very good calls" from Beijing
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The Latest: Trump says he knew about invite to ZarifPresident Donald Trump says he wasn't surprised when French President Emmanuel Macron invited Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif to Biarritz in a bid to open talks meant on lowering tensions
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Report: Trump Suggested Nuking HurricanesThe man in charge of the world's most powerful nuclear arsenal has suggested using it to control the weather, according to an unconfirmed report. Sources tell Axios that President Trump has repeatedly told national security officials that they should look into bombing hurricanes to prevent them making landfall in the...
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Column: No majors, but a major finish by Rory McIlroyColumn: Rory McIlroy's final performance in PGA Tour season more rewarding that $15 million
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Fire consumes a field in Novo Progresso, Para state, Brazil, Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019. Under increasing international pressure to contain fires sweeping parts of Amazon, Brazilian President Jair will use of the military to battle the massive blazes. (AP Photo/Leo Correa)
The Latest: French, US officials talk tech tax at dinnerTop US and French officials discuss taxes on tech giants and a French wine dispute over dinner
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Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders speaks to striking telecommunications workers on Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019, in Louisville, Ky. Sanders says it’s possible to be a friend of coal miners and a believer in climate change and the need for cleaner energy sources to combat it. (AP Photo/Bruce Schreiner)
Sanders: Support coal country while combating climate changeIt's possible to be a friend of coal miners and a believer in climate change and the need for cleaner energy sources to combat it, Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders told voters in coal-producing Kentucky
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When they go low? Dems navigating nasty race against TrumpWhen they go low: Democrats navigating nasty race against Trump
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In this Aug. 21, 2019, photo, President Donald Trump speaks with reporters before departing on Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
AP FACT CHECK: Trump's illusory claims of gains from tariffsAP FACT CHECK: Trump is painting a false picture of a U.S. economy wholly unaffected by his trade war, dismissing the impact of tariffs on American consumers and insisting that economists don't believe his disputes with China could spur recession
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U.S President Donald Trump arrives at the G-7 summit in Biarritz, France, Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
The Latest: Trump and Macron to hold news conferenceTrump and Macron to appear at news conference to mark the conclusion of a gathering of world leaders
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St. Louis offers reward in unsolved cases of child shootingsSt. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson says the city suffering a rash of child deaths by gunfire is offering a reward of up to $100,000 for tips that crack unsolved cases.
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A currency trader gestures at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Aug. 26, 2019. Asian shares tumbled Monday after the latest escalation in the U.S.-China trade war renewed uncertainties about global economies, as well as questions over what U.S. President Donald Trump might say next. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
Asian shares tumble as US-China trade war renews uncertaintyAsian shares are tumbling after the latest escalation in the US-China trade war renewed uncertainties about global economies and about over what President Donald Trump might say next
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