Macro Briefing: 6 September 2018

Anonymous NY Times op-ed roils White House: Politico
Trump attacks NY Times for “gutless” op-ed: The Hill
Supreme Court nominee won’t recuse himself from Trump cases: Wash. Times
China vows retaliation if US imposes new trade tariffs: Reuters
N. Korea’s Kim affirms “unwavering trust in Trump: CNN
Emerging markets flirting with a bear market: Bloomberg
White House: US wages rising via alternative methodology: NY Times
US trade deficit jumped to a five-month high in July: Reuters
Tech stocks due for hefty weight cut in S&P 500 in upcoming sector revamp: LPL