Jan 20- Since the launch of the benchmark S&P 500 index in 1957, U.S. stocks have generally not fared well on the day a new president assumes office from a predecessor. But in early afternoon trading on Friday after Donald Trump had taken the oath of office as the 45th U.S. president, succeeding Barack Obama, the S&P was up 0.25 percent, the Dow was up 0.39 percent and...
The JPMorgan Chase CEO said the 45th president's enthusiasm for economic development is encouraging.
President Barack Obama speaks before departing his presidential journey.
Electric power utilities passed a significant milestone in carbon emissions last year.
Business mogul and reality TV star Donald Trump became the 45th president of the United States on Friday.
President-elect Trump held a concert, attended a reception and spoke at a ball for donors before his inauguration.
Barack Obama and Joe Biden welcomed Donald Trump and Mike Pence to the White House.
LONDON, Jan 20- Euro zone government bond yields hit one-month highs on Friday as investors, looking ahead to Donald Trump's presidency, focused on prospects of stronger economic growth and higher inflation. Fed Chair Janet Yellen reiterated on Thursday that the central bank should continue to raise rates slowly or risk harming the economic recovery.
High-skilled tech immigrants worry about the Trump administration’s stance on immigration, BuzzFeed News reports.
History suggests the stock market will give Trump a warm welcome to the presidency, but it will be up to him how long the honeymoon lasts.
Outgoing first lady Michelle Obama and President Barack Obama welcome President-elect Donald Trump and his wife Melania.
Watch Donald Trump officially take the oath of office to become president of the United States.
President Barack Obama and President-elect Donald Trump make their ways into the hallways of Capitol Hill.
Facebook briefly withdrew posting privileges for state-run broadcaster Russia Today on Thursday prompting a backlash from the media outlet.
The CNBC panel observe Bill and Hillary Clinton as they arrive at Capitol Hill and President-Elect Trump and President Obama depart.
Russia is in the grip of "Trumpomania", with state media giving the President-elect blanket air time.
LONDON, Jan 20- For financial markets, the Trump era begins on Monday, and if history is any guide the following month should be a rocky one for Wall Street but positive for the dollar. Only four presidents have seen Wall Street rise in their first month in power: Hoover, John F. Kennedy in 1961, George H. W. Bush in 1989 and Bill Clinton in 1993. Even Ronald Reagan and Barack...
Hours before he was scheduled to take the oath of office, soon-to-be President Donald Trump tweeted: "It all begins today!"
Americans will watch a familiar ritual of U.S. democracy usher in an unfamiliar style of leadership and governing on Friday.
*Brazil, Argentina open up as protectionism rises in West. *Globalization benefits U.S. workers, consumers too- Brazil. That's the message leaders of developing countries want to send from the Davos forum to U.S.