Just over a year after the Cambridge Analytica scandal threw Facebook at the center of a global controversy, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg told George Stephanopoulos he was proud of the progress the company has made…

AP/Sue Ogrocki Here is what you need to know. Chinese trade data misses across the board. The value of Chinese exports plunged 20.7% year-over-year in February, according to data released Friday by China's General Administration…

Reuters/Kai Pfaffenbach Here is what you need to know. Fed Chairman Jerome Powell testifies before Congress. He is scheduled to testify before the Senate banking committee on Tuesday and the House Financial Services Committee on…

Reuters/Kim Kyung-Hoon Here is what you need to know. Trump puts off hiking tariffs on Chinese goods. "I am pleased to report that the U.S. has made substantial progress in our trade talks with China…

Reuters/Tyrone Siu Here is what you need to know.  Trump has no plans to meet with Xi ahead of the trade deadline. When asked if he planned to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping before…

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Reuters/Pinar Istek Here is what you need to know. The Fed says it'll be patient on future rate hikes. The Federal Open Market Committee held its key interest rate in a range between 2.25% and…

AP/Fernando Llano Here is what you need to know. The government shutdown reaches a 34th day. The Senate on Thursday is set to vote on two bills that could end the shutdown, but both are…

Reuters/Stringer Here is what you need to know. Federal prosecutors are leading a criminal investigation into Huawei. The Chinese electronics giant is suspected of stealing trade secrets from US companies, The Wall Street Journal reported…

AP/Evan Vucci Here is what you need to know The US and China agree to more trade talks. A Chinese delegation led by Vice Premier Liu He, the country's top trade official who is one…