The concern is that the Federal Trade Commission, one of the agencies that probed Equifax, initially offered ‘‘misleading public descriptions’’ about the relief available to the roughly 147 million Americans. 1:42 p.m.
The New York Times said in a statement Tuesday that Jonathan Weisman, a deputy Washington editor of The Times, had been demoted and would no longer oversee the paper’s congressional correspondents. 12:46 p.m.
Responding to pressure from businesses and growing fears that a trade war is threatening the U.S. economy, the Trump administration is delaying some import taxes it planned to impose on Chinese goods and is dropping others altogether. 2:55 p.m.
President Trump tweeted praise of former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling on Tuesday after the controversial former player told a radio show this week he was considering a run for Congress in Arizona. 11:43 a.m.