Kalyeena Makortoff is a live blogger and online reporter for CNBC.com. She moved over to the digital team after working as a news assistant for CNBC International's morning program Squawk Box Europe. Kalyeena has also written for The Guardian, Canadian Press and CTV BC. She graduated from the University of British Columbia with an B.A. in Political Science, but spent most of her degree writing for The Ubyssey.
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On the first anniversary of his death, CNBC takes a look back at David Bowie's illustrious career.
Our live blog tracked market reaction as the level of spending by US consumers in July disappointed economy watchers.
Our live blog brought you reaction as Donald Trump used a CNBC interview to attack both his opponent and the current U.S. president.
A major pipeline project that could open a new route for Russian gas in Europe is back on the table
A Reuters/Ipsos poll unveiled increasing frustration surrounding Donald Trump's presidential candidacy.
Our live followed the news that at least 84 people were killed after a truck rammed through a crowd in Nice, France.
The most recent tragedy in Nice shows the country is still failing to address the socio-economic issues underlying a homegrown terror threat, analysts say.
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In an effort to keep TV and online audiences happy, Viacom's Comedy Central channel is running branded content spots
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CNBC looks at how the computer systems in F1 cars have made their way into regular vehicles.
FIA President Jean Todt discusses his start with the Ferarri team and the current problems facing F1.
F1 experts discuss whether the quieter engine sounds are making the sport less attractive.
Bruce Kasman, Chief Economist at JP Morgan Chase, gives "Worldwide Exchange" his take on the markets following the Dow's record streak.
CNBC's Eunice Yoon on China's response to President Trump calling the country the "grand champions" of currency.
Alan Tonelson, RealityChek founder, gives his take on how President Trump's potential tax plans could affect the dollar.