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.
Our live blog is tracked reaction as the Dow and S&P 500 hit fresh intraday highs.
Global report warns marketers not to pass off branded messages as editorial, as celebrities are warned about endorsement
The FTC has sent letters to more than 90 celebrities saying they must be honest about endorsements on social media
Google plans to introduce a new ad-blocking feature to its Chrome browser, according to reports from the Wall Street Journal which cite sources familiar with the company.
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.
Financial regulation and the French election are in the spotlight. JPMorgan’s Bruce Kasman weighs in on the two market-moving events.
Wilfred Frost took to the streets of Paris to find out who the people of France’s capital are planning to vote for.
Noted French journalist Christian Malard weighs in on how the deadly shooting in Paris could influence this weekend’s presidential election.