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Wall Street rallies on hopes of global economic stimulus

10:11pm BST

NEW YORK U.S. stocks climbed on Monday as reports of stimulus efforts in China and Germany calmed fears of a severe downturn in the global economy that were stoked last week as bond yields fell. | Video

Correction: Wall Street rallies on hopes of global economic stimulus

10:10pm BST

NEW YORK U.S. stocks climbed on Monday as reports of stimulus efforts in China and Germany calmed fears of a severe downturn in the global economy that were stoked last week as bond yields fell. | Video

CORRECTED-US STOCKS-Wall Street rallies on hopes of global economic stimulus

9:44pm BST

* China unveils interest rate reform; Germany hints at stimulus

US STOCKS-Wall St rallies as investors cheer global stimulus efforts

8:20pm BST

* Estee Lauder jumps after full-year forecast raised (Updates to late afternoon, changes byline, adds NEW YORK to dateline)

UPDATE 1-U.S. public health agency probes lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use

2:21am BST

NEW YORK, Aug 18 The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a "cluster" of lung illnesses that it believes may be linked to e-cigarette use after such cases were reported in 14 states.

CDC investigates lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use

18 Aug 2019

NEW YORK, Aug 18 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a "cluster" of lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use after such cases were reported in 14 states.

U.S. small-cap stocks under renewed threat from tariffs

08 Aug 2019

NEW YORK Last week's announcement of more U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods may have undermined the prospects for small-cap stocks to rebound this year, even after a brief respite from the Federal Reserve's recent interest-rate cut. Just a day after the Fed cut interest rates for the first time in more than a decade, President Donald Trump vowed on Aug. 1 to impose 10% tariffs on an additional $300 billion of Chinese goods beginning on Sept. 1.

Wall St. sinks as yuan slide inflames U.S.-China trade dispute

06 Aug 2019

NEW YORK Wall Street slumped on Monday and futures pointed to more losses to come after a fall in China's yuan currency and U.S. President Donald Trump's vow to impose additional tariffs on Chinese goods sparked an escalation of the U.S.-China trade war. | Video

US STOCKS-Wall St sinks as yuan slide inflames U.S.-China trade dispute

05 Aug 2019

* Indexes plummet: Dow 2.9%, S&P 2.98%, Nasdaq 3.47% (Updates with details on losses for S&P 500 in paragraph 2)

US STOCKS-Wall St sinks as yuan slide inflames U.S.-China trade dispute

05 Aug 2019

* Indexes plummet: Dow 2.9%, S&P 2.98%, Nasdaq 3.47% (Updates to market close)

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