Facebook Vice President David Marcus is the face of the company's Libra digital currency, but the original driving force was a 26-year-old female corporate-development...Technologyread more
Amazon's new policy for account suspensions doesn't go far enough to protect sellers from potentially unfair and wrongful suspensions, merchants say.Technologyread more
There is no end in sight to the Boeing 737 Max grounding after two fatal crashes, prompting airlines to rethink their growth plans.Airlinesread more
After a year of flooding, Midwest farmers face a stifling heat wave that's spreading across the U.S.Weather & Natural Disastersread more
On Saturday, Disney's Marvel Studios announced its upcoming slate of superhero films during a panel at San Diego Comic-Con.Entertainmentread more
Moving lots of data to a public cloud over the internet can take months or years. CNBC got an inside look at how AWS transfers data to the cloud for its clients.Technologyread more
A quarter of the S&P 500 companies report earnings next week, and that could buffet the market as investors await the July Fed meeting.Market Insiderread more
Iran's Revolutionary Guard claims a British tanker it still holds, Stena Impero, failed to follow international maritime rules.World Newsread more
"It troubles me that the most important political office in the world is becoming the face of racism and exclusion," Kaeser said in a Twitter post.Politicsread more
Silver's rally could be losing its shine after the precious metal reached its year-to-date high, futures experts warn.Futures Nowread more
Some 40% of Americans would struggle to come up with even $400 to pay for an emergency expense. Just how are so many Americans so short on cash? Blame debt.Personal Financeread more
A daily morning look at the financial stories you need to know to start the day
-Stock futures are solidly higher and poised to break the S&P intraday record of 2,134. Investors are still cheering the strong jobs report from Friday and news of a possible new stimulus plan in Japan. The Nikkei index closed up almost 4% overnight.
-European and London markets are higher, and now the British pound is up a bit to the$1.29 level.
-Earnings season begins this week and there are signs of a rebound from the last few weaker quarters.
-Crude is down more than 1% and near a two-month low at the $44/barrel level.
-Gasoline prices are down to $2.23/gallon, national average. That's 14 cents/gallon less than a month ago today.
-Investigators say they've found evidence the Dallas cop killer shooter planned an even bigger attack with bombs.
-Some police groups are starting to blame Pres. Obama for stoking the flames of anti-cop hatred with his many comments, including his speech hours before the Dallas killings.
-In a first, the Democratic Party platform will call for the abolition of the death penalty. This is a complete reversal of the strong pro-death penalty stance Bill Clinton took before and during his presidency and is indicative of how Hillary Clinton is still running after a Democrat base that's moved decidedly to the left of her.
-Donald Trump is vetting recently retired General Michael Flynn for VP. He's known for his strong stance against radical Islam, but he's also pro-choice.
-This election is harder to poll and predict because so many voters are new to the process and a good deal of the others are jumping party lines.
-Walmart is responding to Amazon "Prime Day" by offering free shipping and cutting prices on some popular items.
-Sears, the Gap, and other more traditional retailers are offering special deals today too.
-WME/IMG is buying the UFC mixed martial arts league for $4 billion.
-Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg is responding to GOP efforts to block his company's huge passenger jet deal with Iran. He says if Boeing can't sell to Iran, then no US company should be allowed to do so.
-But Boeing is announcing new deals with the U.K. for coastline patrol aircraft and other aerospace products. The deal will create thousands of new jobs in Britain. Brexit/Schmexit!
-Fox News chief Roger Ailes wants former anchorwoman Grechen Carlson's suit sent to arbitration. His lawyers say that's required according to her employment contract.
-The US is gearing up for a big offensive to retake Mosul from ISIS.
-Iran is not going to stop ballistic missile testing despite warnings from the UN.
-The world market's demand for US-made weapons is still growing with no end in site.
-Speaking of that demand, the US Air Force is still urging Congress and the White House to approve long-delayed fighter jet sales to Kuwait, and Bahrain.