Tensions stemming from the U.S.-China trade war escalated sharply over the last few days, with much happening as Asian markets were shut down for the weekend.China Economyread more
The latest round of tariff announcements in the last few days means that by the end of the year, essentially all Chinese goods exported to the U.S. will be subject to duties.China Economyread more
Futures fell after Trump said the U.S. will raise tariffs on more than $500 billion worth of Chinese imports, increasing trade tensions.Marketsread more
Clouding the G-7 gathering, which represents the world's major industrial economies, are the tit-for-tat tariffs between Washington and Beijing.Politicsread more
China said Friday it will be resuming 25% duties on U.S. autos, and a further 5% on auto parts and components.Asia Marketsread more
World leaders, environmental groups and celebrities have publicly decried the vast swaths of forest being destroyed by the fires.World Newsread more
Education Minister Ong Ye Kung says the Singapore government has been preparing for the challenge of an aging workforce "for the past 20 years."Employmentread more
Stocks in Asia fell Monday morning following an escalation in the U.S.-China trade war late last week.Asia Marketsread more
Carl Medlock used to work at Tesla. Now he's one of the few people in the U.S. that can fix the company's original Roadster electric vehicles.Technologyread more
Hours after President Trump said Sunday he had "second thoughts" about escalating the trade war with China, the White House sought to explain his remark because it was...Politicsread more
President Donald Trump said that he would have a major trade deal with U.K. after it leaves the European Union.Politicsread more
Take a look at some of the companies making headlines after the bell:
CSX gained nearly 3 percent in extended-hours trade after on both the top and bottom lines. The railroad operator reported revenue of $3 billion for the quarter, driven by market growth and the ability to charge higher prices.
Intel traded up more than 2 percent in the after-hours when the chipmaker in current-quarter revenue. The firm expects to benefit from gains in its personal computer chips and its data center business. However, the tech company reported quarterly results that were in-line with estimates on revenue that slightly missed expectations.
Pinnacle Entertainment rose more than 2.5 percent in extended-hours trade on a Dow Jones report that Gaming and Leisure Properties raised its bid for Pinnacle's real estate holdings. The real estate investment trust for casino properties fell more than 1 percent in after-hours trade.
Starwood Property Trust fell nearly 2 percent in extended trade after announcing it would offer 12 million shares. The firm said it plans to use the funds to purchase additional commercial mortgage loans, including funding of some properties in Dublin, Ireland.
Biogen shares gained more than 2 percent in after-hours trade following .