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Experimental brain implants studied as opioid deaths rise

May. 8, 2019 9:26 PM EDT

SHANGHAI (AP) — Patient Number One is a thin man, with a scabby face and bouncy knees. His head, shaved in preparation for surgery, is wrapped in a clean, white cloth. Years of drug use cost him his wife, his money and his self-respect, before landing him in this drab yellow room at a Shanghai hospital,...

US plans to hike tariffs Friday, says China broke promises

May. 6, 2019 6:51 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Accusing Beijing of "reneging" on commitments it made in earlier talks, the nation's top trade negotiator said Monday that the Trump administration will increase tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods Friday, a sharp escalation in a yearlong trade dispute. At the same time, a Chinese...

Trump threatens to hike tariffs on $200B of Chinese imports

May. 6, 2019 2:07 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump raised pressure on China with a threat to hike tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods in a tweet that sent global financial markets swooning on Monday. Trump's comments on Twitter came as a Chinese delegation was scheduled to resume talks in Washington on...