Macro Briefing: 9 July 2018

Trump close to decision on naming a new Supreme Court justice: The Hill
US effort to negotiate with N. Korea runs into new challenges: CNN
New phase of Brexit crisis for UK after key gov’t members quit: Bloomberg
UK woman dies after poisoning from Soviet-era nerve agent: Reuters
Energy and tech expected to lead for Q2 earnings growth: CNBC
Here’s how the trade war could get ugly: Bloomberg
5 key numbers to consider in the upbeat jobs report for June: CNBC
US trade deficit narrows to 19-month low in May: MarketWatch