Stepping up Beijing’s propaganda offensive in the tariffs standoff with Washington, Chinese state media Friday accused the U.S. of seeking “colonization of global business” with moves against Huawei and other Chinese technology companies.

For decades, U.S. farmers, landscapers and builders tapped a seemingly endless supply of cheap labor: the waves of undocumented immigrants coming across the southern border. The workers arrived in time for harvests and construction booms. They did the low-wage manual labor that Americans were unwilling to do.

The map lays out OPEC's nightmare in graphic form. OPEC’s bad dream only deepens next year, when Permian producers expect to iron out distribution snags that will add three pipelines and as much as 2 million barrels of oil a day.