The economist thinks the Fed ought to pay more attention to financial markets when setting interest rates.The Fedread more
U.S. President Donald Trump's latest tariff increase — and Beijing's plans to counter them — are hitting U.S. companies in China, according to a joint survey this month by...China Economyread more
"We are also constantly watching whether the trade war will turn into a tech war," Ma said Tuesday, according to a CNBC translation of his Chinese remarks published by a locak...China Economyread more
Kohl's, J.C. Penney and Nordstrom release disappointing earnings news, putting a damper on their sector.Retailread more
Bezos's comments give a rare glimpse into his interest in the auto industry. Amazon recently invested in two self-driving start-ups.Technologyread more
While investing often seems like a contrarian game where going against the flow feels like the better bet, the reality is that investors who bought the most-favored stocks...Hedge Fundsread more
Talks between the world's two largest economies have stalled after each nation lobbied higher tariffs on the other's imports.Traderead more
"Pretty much the entire suite of apps that 'talk' over the internet could be vulnerable," said Tom Uren, a senior analyst at the Australian Strategic Policy Institute's...Cybersecurityread more
A Chinese official in Hong Kong is urging the quick passage of legal measures to allow fugitives to be transferred to the mainland.China Politicsread more
GAC Motor said its delaying its launch in the U.S. but had no timeline when it could launch there.Autosread more
Markets in Asia traded cautiously on Wednesday morning as trade tensions continued to linger between the U.S. and China.Asia Marketsread more
Intense heat killed at least four people this weekend in Arizona. The heatwave is expected to continue in the triple digits today, the first day of summer. Monday's high in Phoenix could hit 120 degrees, the hottest in more than 20 years. (NBC News)
Attorney General Loretta Lynch said partial transcripts of the 911 calls made by Orlando shooter Omar Mateen during last week's assault on a gay nightclub will be made public today. Lynch is due to travel to Orlando tomorrow. (Reuters)
A week after the worst mass shooting in the U.S. history and a nearly 15-hour filibuster waged on the Senate floor by Democrats demanding action after Orlando, the Senate is set to vote tonight on four gun control proposals. (NBC News)
Ahead of tomorrow's speech to set herself apart from presumptive GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump, there's word one of President Barack Obama's economic advisers is joining Hillary Clinton's Democratic campaign for the White House. (CNBC)
Facebook (FB) hosts its annual shareholders meeting today, with board members up for re-election, including Peter Thiel, the billionaire who recently succeeded in his efforts to bankrupt Gawker. The change in the voting structure of Facebook shares is also on the agenda. (Recocde)
Alphabet's (GOOGL) Google unit claimed the top spot in LinkedIn's (LNKD) first-ever release of its Top Attractors list, which includes a ranking of the 40 most sought-after employers in America. Salesforce (CRM), Facebook, Apple (AAPL), and Amazon (AMZN) round out the top five. (CNBC)
Following last week's decision to keep interest rates steady, Fed Chair Janet Yellen is set to testify before the Senate Banking and House Financial Services committees tomorrow and Wednesday. Investors hope for a clearer picture of the future for interest rates.
Ahead of Yellen's appearances, Minneapolis Fed President Neel Kashkari speaks at 12:15 p.m. ET in Washington at a banking symposium, looking at "too big to fail" regulations.
GlaxoSmithkline (GSK) said its experimental lung drug met the main goal of a late-stage study. The positive results allow the drugmaker to apply for marketing of the treatment by the end of the year.
Anti-trust regulators are concerned about Anthem's (ANTM) proposed acquisition of Cigna (CI), according to the Wall Street Journal. Regulators unsure whether the firms can offer enough concessions.
Iran has reached a deal to buy 100 planes from Boeing (BA), according to iranian officials, which would make Boeing the first major american company to enter a deal with Iran following the lifting of nuclear sanctions.
The Justice Department dropping a case against FedEx (FDX), which had accused the delivery giant of illegal prescription drug trafficking. FedEx had faced potential penalties of $1.6 million.
"Finding Dory" far surpassed estimates to top the North American box office this weekend, taking in $136.2 million, making the the Disney (DIS) and Pixar sequel the highest-grossing animated debut of all time.
Vilified when he left and celebrated when he returned, LeBron James led the Cavaliers to their first NBA title, beating Golden State Warriors last night in Game 7 in Oakland 93-89. Cleveland became the first team to rally back from a 3-1 series deficit to win. (NY Times)
American Dustin Johnson, seeking redemption after several near-misses in recent years, claimed his first major golf tournament title, winning the U.S. Open at Oakmont Country Club in Pennsylvania Sunday. Johnson capped a solid round with a birdie on the last hole. (Reuters)