U.S. stock index futures jumped Wednesday morning on a report that said China is open to agreeing to a partial trade deal with the U.S. U.S. stock futures pushed higher Wednesday morning after a report suggested that Beijing is still willing to discuss a partial trade deal. An unexpected decline in mortgage interest rates had homeowners calling their lenders last week, looking to save money on their monthly payments. The White House said Tuesday that it will not cooperate with House Democrats’ impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, claiming that the proceedings amount to… The airline’s latest woes have added to chatter among industry insiders about whether Parker, who is also chairman, will be able to ride out the storm. U.S. stock futures shoot higher Wednesday morning, pointing to about a 200-point rise at the open for the Dow on trade deal hope. Chinese stocks are getting burned as trade fears grip Wall Street once again. Matt Maley of Miller Tabak sees two names facing a critical juncture. The Trump administration blacklisted 28 Chinese companies and restricted visas for officials amid alleged abuses in China’s Xinjiang region. Johnson &...