"Whilst there is a big dispute at the moment, I think there's also potential for resolution," UBS chairman Axel Weber says of the U.S.-China trade negotiations.World Economyread more
The Kingdom and oil and gas industry have been slow to shore up defenses, raising red flags about the possibility of longer term fall-out in the region.Technologyread more
Tensions between South Korea and Japan may ultimately disrupt the high-end tech sectors, says Heenam Choi, CEO at South Korea's sovereign wealth fund.Traderead more
On Sunday, the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards will honor the best comedies, dramas, limited and variety series from the last year.Entertainmentread more
U.S. President Donald Trump's national security advisor said on Sunday that White House Asia policy adviser Matt Pottinger would become his top deputy.Politicsread more
Removing Neumann is a difficult decision for Son, who has long believed in WeWork and Neumann's vision to quickly expand the company.Technologyread more
Datadog went public on Thursday and instantly hit a $10 billion valuation, becoming the fourth cloud software debut to reach that level this year.Technologyread more
There are challenges with Iran, North Korea, the Afghan Taliban, Israel and the Palestinians — not to mention a number of trade pacts.Politicsread more
Blackstone Executive Vice Chairman Tony James says he's less optimistic now than before that the U.S.-China trade war could be resolved, but even a smaller deal could help...World Economyread more
In his new memoir, "The Ride of a Lifetime," Iger explains why he decided against the deal to buy Twitter.Technologyread more
In perhaps Buffett's first televised profile, he explained a method of investing that prioritizes bargains and makes use of an occasional baseball analogy.Marketsread more
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Thursday:
Hertz stock surged more than 18 percent after the rental car provider increased its annual cost savings target to $300 million and said it expects 2015 fleet growth of between 0.5 percent and 1.5 percent.
Google shares jumped more than 10 percent after it beat earnings estimates, although sales trailed. The advertising giant said aggregate paid clicks rose 7 percent from the earlier quarter, while cost per click fell 4 percent.
Oilfield services firm Schlumberger beat estimates on the top and bottom lines, sending its shares up more than 1 percent after hours.
Chipmaker Advanced Micro Devices reported an adjusted loss of 17 cents a share, on par with expectations, but revenue came in at $942 million, missing expectations of $951 million. The company said revenue declined 35 percent, year-over-year, citing weak consumer PC demand. However, shares rose about 3 percent in extended trading.
Mattel, the company behind Barbie and Hot Wheels, reported an adjusted loss of a penny per share on $988 million in revenue. Wall Street was looking for a loss of 4 cents a share and revenue of $995 million. The stock fell about 1 percent.