Home Daily News Headline Thursday Morning’s Top Stories Before The Opening Bell – Mike Swanson (5/23/2019)

Thursday Morning’s Top Stories Before The Opening Bell – Mike Swanson (5/23/2019)

Dow futures fall nearly 250 points as trade war concerns persist – CNBC

Full-Blown Trade War Is Quickly Shifting From Risk to ‘Baseline’ – Bloomberg

U.S. Navy again sails through Taiwan Strait, angering China – Reuters

Don’t wait for a friendly White House, Steve Bannon tells China – South China Morning Post

UBS cuts Apple price target on iPhone, China fears – Market Watch

One of Tesla’s biggest bulls just turned around and trashed the company on a private call with Wall Street – Business Insider

Amazon Is Teaching Alexa to Analyze Your Emotions – Futurism

The far right eyes the European Parliament – Axios

Indonesia post-election protests leave six dead in Jakarta – BBC

NASCAR announces merger agreement with International Speedway Corp. – NBC Sports

Gold miners must focus on returns, mergers to attract investment – Barrick CEO – Mining.com

Dalio’s Bridgewater: Major Stocks Positions and New Buys in Q1 – Market Realist

Trump’s potential Fed pick is a critic of the central bank and supports near-zero interest rates – Business Insider

Floods That Hit The Midwest In March Continue To Affect The Farm Economy – NPR

Brazil cuts 2019 GDP forecast to 1.6%, raises inflation view – Yahoo Finance

Trump denies ‘tantrum’ in meeting with Pelosi: ‘It is all such a lie! – The Hill

North Korea calls Biden ‘fool of low IQ’ over Kim criticism – Politico

Rex Tillerson reportedly told lawmakers Putin out-prepared Trump in crucial meeting – The Week

Pentagon to brief on plan that could send thousands of additional US troops to Middle East – CNN

Younger troops would be barred from buying tobacco products under new plan – Military Times

How Is Iran Worse Than Saudi Arabia? – Defense One

Michael Avenatti Charged With Stealing From Stormy Daniels – ZeroHedge

Latest of update of Google’s Messages app brings Google Assistant suggestions in conversation- MS Power User

Thousands of cancer diagnoses tied to a poor diet, study finds – KSL TV

Holograms, virtual reality coming to Las Vegas Strip casino – Las Vegas Review

Maisie Williams Says There’s One More Character She Wishes Arya Had Killed in ‘Game of Thrones’ – Yahoo Lifestyle

Ashley Graham recruits her sister as a bikini model – Fox News

Here’s What Jennifer Aniston Eats in a Day—Is it Healthy? – Cooking Light

The Oxidized Cholesterol Strategy – BlueHeronHealthNews.com