An explosion in a popular Istanbul tourist district killed at least 10 people and wounded 15 others today, with that country's president claiming a Syrian suicide bomber was responsible. (Reuters)
A report raising questions about a junk bond fund run by Avenue Capital is "misleading," Avenue's billionaire founder Marc Lasry told CNBC, adding it was "based on dated information."
President Barack Obama delivers his final State of the Union address tonight. He plans to take a rhetorical step back, while giving voice to themes that Democrats can embrace in their campaigns. (AP)
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has proposed a new 4 percent tax on the wealthiest Americans as part of her plan to finance new domestic spending initiatives. (CNBC)
Donald Trump and Clinton remain national front-runners for their party's nominations less than three weeks before the Iowa caucus, according to a new NBC News|SurveyMonkey Weekly Election Tracking Poll.
Just seven candidates take the main stage for the next GOP presidential debate Thursday evening, the fewest yet. Rand Paul and Carly Fiorina did not make the cut. (NPR)
Media mogul Rupert Murdoch has announced his engagement to actress and former model Jerry Hall, who had previously been in a long-term relationship with Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger. (CNBC)