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Friday Morning’s Top Stories Before The Opening Bell – Mike Swanson (08/02/2019)

Stocks and oil prices plunge moments after Trump threatens China with new 10% tariff – CBS News

Trump tariff threat pushes up chance for Fed rate cuts as recession risks rise – CNBC

Trump Tweets Take Gold Higher and Cause U.S. Equites to Plummet – Kitco News

Brutal 48 Hours for Stock Traders Caught in the Trump-Powell Squeeze – Bloomberg

China slams Trump’s latest tariffs as not ‘constructive’ or ‘correct’ – South China Morning Post

Stock Traders Have Theories About the Timing of Trump’s Tariff Tweet – Yahoo Finance

Trump set to make announcement on European trade – Market Watch

Lowe’s laying off thousands and outsourcing to third-party companies: report – The Hill

GE slammed on heavy volume a day after earnings beat – SeekingAlpha

Glu Mobile stock plunges more than 20% after guidance is slashed – Market Watch

Strongest Economy Ever? Just Ignore The Negative Revisions – ZeroHedge

Pan American Silver stock surges on drill success at La Colorada – Mining.com

U.S. formally withdraws from 1987 nuclear pact with Russia – Reuters

Germany refuses to join US-led naval mission in Strait of Hormuz – Al Jazeera

How One Researcher Helped Facebook Bust Saudi Disinfo Campaign – The Daily Beast

Pinterest hits 300 million monthly users and its stock is soaring – CNN

‘Top Gun: Maverick’ is Navy approved, down to the plot details – Stars and Stripes

Barron Trump chooses name ‘Victory’ for horse given to him by Mongolia – Washington Examiner

Kennedy family announces death of Saoirse Hill, granddaughter of Ethel Kennedy – The Boston Globe

Bruce Springsteen’s son Sam is now a Jersey City firefighter – NY Post

CDC, FDA Tell Dog Owners to Throw Out All Pig Ear Treats After Salmonella Outbreak Sickens 127 People – KTLA