Google has suspended business activity involving the transfer of hardware, software and key technical services with Huawei. Analysts say that could be a big blow to the...Technologyread more
Global dividends reached a first-quarter record of $263.3 billion, rising 7.8% despite concerns about the world economy, according to new reach Monday.Marketsread more
Huawei Technologies will immediately lose access to updates to the Android operating system, a source close the matter told Reuters.Technologyread more
Huawei claims it has developed its own operating system for smartphones and laptops for "extenuating circumstances."Technologyread more
Current geopolitical tensions are making it harder and harder for oil-producing nations to make decisions that will help stabilize crude prices, Russian Energy Minister...Oilread more
Oil prices jumped on Monday after Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih indicated there was a consensus among OPEC and allied oil producers to continue limiting supply.Energyread more
Bank, property and healthcare stocks jumped, pushing Australian markets to a 11-year high, as Scott Morrison and the Liberal-led conservation government are poised for a...World Marketsread more
Trump's threat, posted on Twitter, comes amid rising international tensions in the Middle East as the U.S. has dispatched a carrier strike group and bomber task force to the...Politicsread more
Trade tensions between the U.S. and China stalled a global recovery and are continuing to endanger investment and growth, the secretary general of the OECD warned Monday.World Economyread more
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bharatiya Janata Party are set to form the new government again, exit polls from India's month-long parliamentary elections show. But past...Electionsread more
The latest crisis in the uneasy French-German relationship was accelerated by Trump's decision to stop Germany's comfortable and decades-old free-riding on trade and security...Europe Politicsread more
Billionaire buy-and-hold investor because people are still afraid to put money in the market in the wake of the financial crisis. (CNBC)
Valeant (VRX), under scrutiny for business and accounting practices, reported this morning a lower-than-expected quarterly profit, in its long-delayed earnings report. The drugmaker also cut its full-year earnings and revenue forecast. (CNBC)
Seen as the leading contender, Verizon (VZ) planned to submit a second-round auction offer of $3 billion for the core internet business of struggling Yahoo (YHOO), which is expected to hold at least one additional round of bidding. (WSJ)
Apple (AAPL) sold a 30-year U.S. dollar bond in Taiwan at a yield of 4.15 percent, lower than other recent bond issues by multinationals like Intel (INTC) and Anheuser-Busch Inbev (BUD). Apple is looking to raise up to $1.2 billion. (Reuters)
Four Cisco Systems (CSCO) executives, who created some of the networking company's biggest hit products, are resigning, in an apparent disagreement with their roles under a recent reorganization. The Wall Street Journal cites an internal memo.
FedEx (FDX) is raising its quarterly dividend by 60 percent to 40 cents a share. The hike is significantly higher than the delivery company's past two dividend increases. (WSJ-subscription)
The EU risks a legal showdown with farming unions and chemical companies, after leading member states, citing health concerns, refused to extend a license for glyphosate, the world's most common herbicide and a top seller for Monsanto (MON). (FT)
U.S. investigators are reportedly examining whether Goldman Sachs (GS) violated the Bank Secrecy Act when it didn't inform regulators about a potentially suspicious transaction involving Malaysia's embattled state fund 1MDB. (WSJ)
A car bomb ripped through a police bus in central Istanbul during this morning's rush hour, killing 11 people and wounding 36 others near the main tourist district, a major university, and the mayor's office. There was no immediate claim of responsibility. (Reuters)
The government's revised first-quarter productivity and labor costs report is out at 8:30 a.m. ET. The Fed releases at 3 p.m. ET data on April consumer credit, which tracks consumer borrowing habits.
In the fourth annual Disruptor 50 list, CNBC features private companies in 15 industries — from aerospace to financial services to cybersecurity to retail — whose innovations are revolutionizing the business landscape.
Sarepta Therapeutics (SRPT) was soaring in premarket trading, after the FDA asked for more information on the company's experimental treatment for muscular dystrophy.
Alexion Pharmaceuticals (ALXN) were sinking in premarket trading, after saying its drug Soliris missed the primary goal in a late-stage clinical trial for additional treatments.
A U.S. judge has freed Gilead sciences (GILD) from paying any damages for infringing Merck's (MRK) patents on its Hepatitis C drugs. In March, a jury ordered Gilead to pay $200 million. Shares were little changed.
United Natural Foods (UNFI), a major supplier to Whole Foods (WFM), was rising in premarket trading. The company raised its full-year outlook after reporting a smaller-than-expected drop in third-quarter profits.
The Playboy mansion, listed for $200 million earlier this year, is now under contract to next-door neighbor Daren Metropoulos, the 32-year-old billionaire who owns Twinkies maker Hostess Brands. (WSJ)
Billionaire hedge fund manager Steve Cohen has torn down his East Hampton mansion so that he can build a new one in its place. He bought the 7-acre oceanfront spread for $62.5 million in 2013. (CNBC)