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WASHINGTON (AP) — Escalating his trade war with China, President Donald Trump bumped up his tariffs on Chinese imports Friday, lashing back after Beijing raised taxes on U.S. products.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged more than 600 points Friday after the latest escalation in the trade war between the U.S. and China rattled investors. The broad sell-off sent the S&P 500 to its fourth straight weekly loss.

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NEW YORK (AP) — Billionaire industrialist David H. Koch, who with his older brother Charles poured a fortune into right-wing causes, transforming the American political landscape and shaping U.S. policies on such issues as climate change and government regulation, died Friday at 79.

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NEW YORK, Aug. 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NetworkNewsAudio – Genprex Inc. (NASDAQ:GNPX) announces the availability of an audio press release broadcast titled, “Record Revenues, Milestone Achievements Indicate Strength, Potential of Biotech Sector” and produced by NetworkNewsWire (“NNW”).

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OCALA, Fla., Aug. 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hemispherx Biopharma, Inc. (NYSE American: HEB), an immuno-tech company focused on the research and development of immunological agents to treat multiple types of cancers and immune-deficiency diseases, such as myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic …

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San Francisco, Aug. 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LambdaTest, leading cloud-based testing platform has introduced its all-new Online Appium Mobile Web Automation Grid. This new feature will complement its already existing on cloud selenium grid that can be used to perform automated Cross Brow…

The Eastern Idaho Business Report: Keeping local businesses connected to each other and the community.

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TASIILAQ, Greenland (AP) — From a helicopter, Greenland's brilliant white ice and dark mountains make the desolation seem to go on forever. And the few people who live here — its whole population wouldn't fill a football stadium — are poor, with a high rate of substance abuse and suicide.

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Trolling off the California coast, Sarah Bates leans over the side of her boat and pulls out a long, silvery fish prized by anglers and seafood lovers: wild king salmon.

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Eight executives of an Atlanta-based package company were among the 10 people who escaped when a plane burst into flames at a small Northern California airport, a company spokeswoman said Thursday.

CALGARY, Alberta, Aug. 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Resverlogix Corp. (“Resverlogix” or the "Company") (TSX:RVX) announced today that its Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders (the “Meeting”) is to be held Thursday, October 31, 2019 at Mount Royal University, Roderick Mah Centre for Con…

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SPOKANE, Wash., Aug. 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Avista (NYSE: AVA) has made several annual rate adjustment filings with the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission (UTC or Commission) that would, if approved, result in an increase in natural gas rates and electric rates, effecti…

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CLINTON, N.J., Aug. 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Unity Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: UNTY), parent company of Unity Bank, announced that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.08 per common share. Such dividend is payable on September 27, 2019, to shareholders of record as of Sep…

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“Do not wish to disrupt possible strategic discussions” “Already far too controversial to serve as CEO”

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Freehold, NJ, Aug. 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NEWMEDIAWIRE -- MEDIFIRST SOLUTIONS, INC. (OTC: MFST) (the “Company” or “Medifirst”), a provider of innovative laser technology with its FDA 510(k) cleared Infrared Time Machine TTML-810/2000 Laser Thermal Therapeutic Device and a provider …

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QUINCY, Calif., Aug. 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On August 21, 2019, the directors of Plumas Bancorp (Nasdaq: PLBC), a bank holding company and the parent company of Plumas Bank, appointed Heidi Gansert to the Plumas Bancorp and Plumas Bank Board of Directors. Gansert is an engineering grad…

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ENCINO, Calif., Aug. 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Research Solutions, Inc. (OTCQB: RSSS), a SaaS provider of workflow efficiency solutions for R&D-driven organizations, has been invited to present at the 8th Annual Gateway Conference, which is being held September 4-5, 2019 at the Four S…