The threat of a global trade war has sent stock markets sliding and investors rushing for the safety of currencies like the yen and government bonds o after US President Donald Trump announced tariffs on up to $US60 billion of Chinese goods.
Two firefighters have died and two others are injured after the partial collapse of a former piano factory in York, Pennsylvania. York officials say part of the four-story building fell on the firefighters as they were looking for hot spots. (March 23)
The top cop for U.S. consumer finance has decided not to sue a payday loan collector and is weighing whether to drop cases against three payday lenders, said five people with direct knowledge of the matter.