Joe Biden returned to the campaign trail for Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton with nothing but scorn for Donald Trump, NBC News reports.
This hinted that investors were turning to riskier assets in a belief that Clinton won the first presidential debate against Trump.
80.9 million Americans watched the first presidential debate between Clinton and Trump on television, setting a new viewer record, CNN reports.
The Dallas Mavericks owner went after the GOP nominee on Twitter.
But former Obama economic aide Austan Goolsbee says Trump was in "concussion protocol" after the debate.
The dollar rose against the euro after concerns surrounding Deutsche Bank caused general unease over Europe's banking sector.
Clinton won the first presidential debate hands down, but will only gain a point or two in the polls, veteran political analyst Larry Sabato says.
With the race for the White House tightening, markets could be in for a bumpy road ahead in the near term.
More than 84 million people watched the debate live on TV, according to Nielsen. Millions more tuned in online.
President Barack Obama on Tuesday nominated career diplomat Jeffrey DeLaurentis to be the first U.S. ambassador to Cuba in more than 50 years.
Clinton and Trump sparred over the economy during the debate, but experts disagree on who came out on top.
Republican Party presidential candidate Donald Trump tweeted on Tuesday that he raised $13 million in 24 hours from online donations.
The debate was more embarrassing than illuminating, says senior columnist Jake Novak. And the biggest loser is...
At the debate, he was the Donald Trump we came to know in the primaries. And that Donald Trump can't win, Politico's Ben White says.
There was no clear winner or loser in Monday's debate, said Mark Grant, managing director at Hilltop Securities.