Virgin Galactic has shown off its headquarters for space tourism that it's designed to connect paying customers with every aspect of the commercial operation in the New Mexico desert
President Donald Trump's trade aides appealed to his Christmas cheer to forestall his threatened tariffs on China. CNN reports the Trump Administration is under pressure from retailers to prevent a move that could cause prices of popular consumer goods to spike. During a meeting last week, they warned Trump that applying new tariffs on all Chinese imports could effectively 'ruin Christmas.' It was a tactic that worked: Trump announced the tariffs would be delayed until December 15th.
U.S. officials say levels in a key reservoir on the Colorado River are low enough that Nevada, Arizona and Mexico will make voluntary reductions to their share of water
Global stock markets looked set to end a turbulent week on a positive note though worries about the U.S. economy and the trade conflict between the U.S. and China have the potential to derail Friday's recovery.