Trump: U.S. making a lot of progress with China 11:20am EDT

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump told reporters on Friday the United States is making a lot of progress with China, as two of the world's biggest economies work toward resolving their protracted trade dispute.  Full Article

Trump tweetstorm hasn't slanted view of Fed : Reuters poll 9:32am EDT 

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's barrage of tweets blasting the U.S. Federal Reserve appears to have been ignored by both Republicans and Democrats who largely see the central bank as neutral in its decision making, according to results of a new Reuters Ipsos poll.  Full Article  

Commerzbank aims to cut jobs, branches after Deutsche merger fails 10:59am EDT 

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Commerzbank said on Friday it wanted to shed thousands of staff and close a fifth of its branches in a strategy overhaul, after the German lender's attempt to merge with Deutsche Bank failed.  Full Article