Xi Jinping

AP Photos: Editor selections from the past week in Asia

A staff member looks out from a curtain before a news conference following a plenary session of China's National People's Congress, which approved constitutional amendments allowing President Xi Jinping to continue in office for an unlimited number of terms. The rubber-stamp legislature includes Read more

Dow tanks more than 700 points amid fears of China trade war

The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged more than 700 points today amid Wall Street fears of a potential trade war with China sparked by punishing tariffs announced by President Donald Trump . At the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange, the Dow finished the day down 724 points to 23,957. Read more