Facebook Vice President David Marcus is the face of the company's Libra digital currency, but the original driving force was a 26-year-old female engineer named Morgan Beller.Technologyread more
CoinShares Chief Strategy Officer Meltem Demirors discusses Facebook's Libra project and its impact on the cryptocurrency market after testifying to the House Financial...Fast Moneyread more
After a year of flooding, Midwest farmers face a stifling heat wave that's spreading across the U.S.Agricultureread more
Iran's Revolutionary Guard claims a British tanker it still holds, Stena Impero, failed to follow international maritime rules.World Newsread more
Moving lots of data to a public cloud over the internet can take months or years. CNBC got an inside look at how AWS transfers data to the cloud for its clients.Technologyread more
A quarter of the S&P 500 companies report earnings next week, and that could buffet the market as investors await the July Fed meeting.Market Insiderread more
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Amazon hires Trump-allied lobbyist Jeff Miller as battle for Pentagon contract heats up.Politicsread more
In a series of tweets, the president addressed an unusual controversy stemming from a speech delivered Thursday by New York Fed President John Williams.Marketsread more
"You need to understand that we're about to embark on the busiest week of the year for industrial earnings," CNBC's Jim Cramer says.Mad Money with Jim Cramerread more
Boston Federal Reserve President Eric Rosengren is lining up against an apparent push to cut interest rates, telling CNBC in an interview Friday that the central bank can...The Fedread more
Take a look at some of Thursday's midday movers:
United Continental Holdings - The airline jumped on a bullish 2015 forecast.
Blackberry - The maker of wireless devices rose after Canada's Financial Post said Samsung was still interested in acquiring all or part of the company.
Gannett - The media company climbed after activist investor Carl Icahn said he would seek two seats on the company's board.
Janus Capital Group - The asset manager advanced after posting better-than-expected fourth-quarter profit.
AMC Networks - The cable-television operator advanced after Nomura upgraded the stock to "buy."
Logitech International - The supplier of computer peripherals rose after it increased its outlook for 2015.
Harman International Industries - The audio-equipment maker fell after it said it would buy two companies for $950 million.
SodaStream International - The maker of home-beverage carbonation systems rose after Stifel Nicolaus upgraded the stock to "hold" from "sell."
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