U.S. officials, including Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, have accused Iran of orchestrating devastating strikes on Saudi oil installations over the weekend.Politicsread more
"The president is right to make this the center point of the rising and sustained trade conflict," says Sen. Chris Coons.Politicsread more
"We're gonna take this meeting by meeting. We're not on a preset course," Clarida told CNBC's Sara Eisen during an interview Friday on "Squawk on the Street."The Fedread more
More than 400 Chinese products will be temporarily exempted from tariffs that President Donald Trump's administration imposed last year.China Economyread more
Netflix CEO Reed Hastings admitted that it's a "whole new world starting in November," with the launch of Apple TV+, Disney+ and other new streaming services.Technologyread more
President Donald Trump sarcastically tweeted that New York City "is devastated" by Mayor Bill de Blasio's exit from the 2020 presidential race. Two other Democratic mayors,...2020 Electionsread more
The United Auto Workers union and General Motors are making progress on their labor contract talks, however there remain "many" outstanding issues, according to a union leader...Autosread more
Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren has been given more than one opportunity over the past two weeks to clarify her response to a key question about her...Politicsread more
Apple will get a taste of whether upgraded features on the new iPhone 11 are enough to lure shoppers to retail stores around the world as the new smartphones officially hit...Technologyread more
James Bullard said he dissented on this week's Fed decision to lower rates by a quarter percentage point because he didn't think the cut was big enough.The Fedread more
Joshua Harris, Apollo Global Management's co-founder, has a message for private equity's naysayers in Washington.Delivering Alpharead more
Netflix (NFLX) doubled estimates with earnings of 12 cents per share. Revenue was slightly above forecasts. The video streaming service also gave an upbeat outlook, and reported extremely strong subscriber growth. The stock was up about 19 percent in the premarket. (CNBC)
In its Q3 earnings report, Netflix said it plans to shell out $6 billion next year on content. That projection, according to Boston Consulting Group and SNL Kagan, would put Netflix second to this year's spending king, ESPN, which invested $7.3 billion in content. (CNBC)
Netflix chief Reed Hastings said on the earnings webcast there are no plans to force people to pay for separate accounts, yet. "Password sharing is something you have to learn to live with," he added. (CNBC)
Dow stock IBM (IBM) reported adjusted quarterly profit of $3.29 per share, 6 cents above estimates. Revenue was also above forecasts, but fell for the 18th consecutive quarter. The stock was under pressure in premarket trading. (CNBC)
United Continental (UAL) came in 5 cents ahead of estimates with adjusted quarterly profit of $3.11 per share. Revenue slightly exceeded forecasts. The airline said lower airfares and higher wages will hurt its bottom line for the current quarter. (AP)
Charles Scharf is stepping down as CEO of San Francisco-based Visa (V) on Dec. 1, telling employees he needs to be on the East Coast with his wife and family. Former American Express (AXP) President and current Visa Director Alfred Kelly is taking over. (CNBC)
Due to slowing sales, Ford Motor (F) is temporarily shutting down production of its F-150 pickup trucks at a Kansas City assembly plant, and plans to do the same at three other plants. The moves idles about 13,000 Ford hourly workers. (WSJ)
Samsung plans to compensate component suppliers for the discontinued Galaxy Note 7, and consider giving them orders for other smartphone models. Samsung last week permanently ended sales of the fire-prone device, less than two months after launch. (Reuters)
Chinese billionaire Wang Jianlin, chairman of Wanda Group, announced $750 million in incentives over five years for Hollywood films to shoot at a $5 billion studio in Qingdao, China, that is scheduled to open fully in 2018. (CNBC)
A newly released FBI document indicates a bureau employee claimed a colleague had discussed a "quid pro quo" in 2015 with a top State Department official regarding former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's email. (NBC News)
Ahead of Wednesday's third and final president debate, Donald Trump quickly seized on the new documents as evidence of what House Speaker Paul Ryan called "a cover-up." (NY Times)
In separate high-stakes debates last night, two incumbent senators, Marco Rubio and Pat Toomey, became the latest Republicans to speak out against Donald Trump's warnings of a rigged election. (NBC News)
Under fire for his involvement in a 2005 "Access Hollywood" Trump video, an internal NBC memo announced that Billy Bush, a host on NBC's "Today," was leaving the show effective Monday.
Melania Trump said she was "surprised" by her husband's "boy talk" on the 2005 video. In a CNN interview, she said then "Access Hollywood" host Billy Bush encouraged the Republican nominee "to say dirty and bad stuff."
Billionaire venture capitalist Peter Thiel's $1.25 million backing of Trump's campaign has caused rifts in Silicon Valley, with the ex-chief executive of Reddit accusing Thiel of funding "violence and hate." (CNBC)
Amy Schumer's rant against Donald Trump apparently turned off some fans at her show in Tampa, Florida. A reporter for the Tampa Bay Times who attended the show counted roughly about 200 people walking out over the comments. (AP)
Saudi Arabia is poised to launch its first ever international bond sale on Wednesday as the kingdom turns to debt markets to help ease a fiscal squeeze from the two-year slump in oil prices.
The government releases the September consumer price index at 8:30 a.m. ET. Then at 10 a.m. ET, the National Association of Home Builders is out with its October sentiment index.
In addition to the high-profile list earnings this morning, Dow component Intel (INTC) and Yahoo (YHOO) are set to report quarterly results after the bell this afternoon.
Dick's Sporting Goods (DKS) is preparing a bid for the U.S. units of bankrupt Golfsmith International, according to Reuters. A bid by Dick's would compete with an offer by Worldwide Golf Shops.
Alaska Air Group (ALK) is in talks with the Justice Department to gain approval for its tentative deal to buy rival airline Virgin America (VA), according to a Reuters report.
Orbital ATK's (OA) unmanned Antares rocket successfully blasted off late Monday for a cargo trip to the International Space Station. That comes two years after one of the company's rockets exploded during liftoff.