Report: Iran hackers targeted emails of U.S. officials, nuclear experts

Revolutionary Iranian street art in Tehran. Photo: Dominika Zarzycka/NurPhoto via Getty Images

Hackers tied to the Iranian government targeted the personal emails of more than a dozen U.S. Treasury officials and other officials and individuals around the world linked to the Iran nuclear deal, according to an AP report.

Why it matters: The hacking attempts started just as the Trump administration begain to reinstate sanctions against the Iranian regime.

Huawei CFO's arrest shakes up Trump's trade war truce with China

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The broad trajectory of the stock market last week can be explained pretty simply.

What happened: A Monday spike on optimism about a trade truce between China and America, followed by a downward spiral after news emerged that seemed to indicate the trade war continues to be prosecuted aggressively.

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