The EU opened a formal antitrust investigation into Amazon on Wednesday centered on how the e-commerce giant uses merchants' data.Technologyread more
Investors are keen to find out how looming interest rate cuts will impact the second biggest U.S. lender by assets.Financeread more
Turo is a peer-to-peer car-sharing firm that is often referred to as the Airbnb for cars.Technologyread more
Mortgage interest rates surged last week to their highest level in a month, and consequently homebuyers turned on their heels.Real Estateread more
Ascending triangle patterns have been appearing across the stock market, and they tend to be precursors to higher prices, says Miller Tabak's Matt Maley.Trading Nationread more
U.S. officials see the deal as a threat to NATO, for which Turkey provides the second-largest military.World Politicsread more
Google's services have been blocked in China for several years, but the company still has a business there, as the tech giant seeks to sell products to Chinese firms in...Technologyread more
China may have signaled it's going more hard-line on trade, but it could be a good thing, former U.S. negotiator Clete Willems told CNBC.World Economyread more
Support for U.S. President Donald Trump increased slightly among Republicans after he lashed out on Twitter over the weekend in a racially charged attack on four minority...Politicsread more
A key read on the industry, the Architecture Billings Index, fell into negative territory in June, according to the American Institute for Architects. Inquiries for new...Real Estateread more
While the vote served as a show of solidarity for Democrats, it recommended no substantive penalty against Trump.Politicsread more
A daily morning look at the financial stories you need to know to start the day
-Stock futures are just a bit higher.
-Jeff Gundlach says so many stock sectors look like they're in a bubble that he's holding on to gold and selling just about everything else.
-Crude prices are down and very close to breaking below the $41/barrel level.
-Gasoline prices fell to $2.13/gallon, national average. That's 15 cents/gallon less than a month ago today.
-The Trump campaign is complaining about two of the three debates being scheduled opposite nationally televised NFL games.
-The Koch Foundation is trying to beat back accusations that it's backing Hillary Clinton simply by not helping to fund Donald Trump's campaign.
-Donald Trump's lead in the LA Times/USC poll is holding at 4 points over Hillary Clinton for two days in a row. It had been a seven point Trump lead mid-week.
-The back and forth between Trump and the father of a Muslim American soldier killed in Iraq continues. Trump reminded everyone that Hillary Clinton voted for the Iraq war, while the father insisted that terrorism has nothing to do with Islam.
-Taxi app rival Didi Chuxing is buying Uber's China business in a massive $35 billion deal.
-Tesla and SolarCity have announced their all stock merger agreement.
-A group of Chinese investors including Alibaba are buying Israeli mobile casino gaming company Playtika for $4.4 billion.
-GM's President for North America is not expecting sales to slow down just yet despite some sobering numbers recently from Ford.
-A Russian helicopter has been shot down in Syria.
-German Chancellor Angela Merkel is under fire after the many Islamic terror attacks in that country. Protests are growing in number and a key coalition ally has pulled support for her immigration policy.