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
Billionaire investor Warren Buffett, alongside Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton at a Nebraska rally, challenged Republican Donald Trump to release his tax returns. Buffett also hammered the GOP nominee's business record. (Reuters)
Trump ratcheted up his rhetoric against Hillary Clinton once again, telling a rowdy crowd in battleground-state Pennsylvania that she was "the devil" — a temporary departure from the "Crooked Hillary" moniker. (NBC News)
Trump's campaign is appealing to Capitol Hill leaders for support, as the real estate mogul's attacks on the Muslim parents of a decorated American soldier killed in Iraq drew sharp rebukes from fellow party members as well as Democrats. (Reuters)
JPMorgan Chase (JPM) chief Jamie Dimon talked up the bank's competitive position in a wide-ranging interview with CNBC. He also said if the next U.S. president implements the appropriate reform programs, GDP could rise to 4 percent.
Gawker chief Nick Denton has filed for personal bankruptcy protection, according to court documents that named his largest creditor as Hulk Hogan, the former professional wrestler who won a $140 million judgment against the website over a sex tape. (Reuters)
Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes has outlined the steps she plans to take to increase transparency regarding the efficacy of the troubled company's testing methods. Theranos was once a Silicon Valley darling with a $9 billion valuation. (CNBC)
McDonald's (MCD) plans to use sugar instead of corn syrup in its hamburger buns, and eliminate artificial preservatives from its Chicken McNuggets and a handful of items on its breakfast menu. (Reuters)
In a highly unusual travel warning, health officials are advising pregnant women to avoid a part of Miami where mosquitoes were apparently transmitting Zika directly to humans. (AP)
Investors get a look at June personal income and spending figures at 8:30 a.m. ET, with forecasts calling for 0.3 percent increases for both. In May, income rose 0.2 percent, while spending was up 0.4 percent.
U.S. automakers release their July sales figures throughout the morning, with Edmunds.com predicting an overall sales increase of 0.8 percent to an annual selling rate of 17.3 million vehicles.
Honda (HMC) reported better-than-expected first-quarter operating profit. An increase in sales helped offset the negative currency effects.
In addition to P&G and Pfizer, Aetna (AET), CVS Health (CVS), Discovery (DISCA), and Sodastream (SODA) are among this morning's other earnings. This afternoon's report include AIG (AIG), Avis (CAR), Electronic Arts (EA), Fitbit (FIT), and Papa John's (PZZA).
Bank of America (BAC) said its results could be adversely affected if Britain's exit from the European Union limits the ability of its U.K. units to conduct business in Europe.
Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena may have a strong future, Italy's prime minister told CNBC, in spite of the stricken lender receiving the bottom score in a Europe-wide stress test. Banks in Italy were tanking.
Cognex (CGNX) shares surged about 15 percent in premarket trading on better-than-expected second quarter earnings. The maker of barcode scanners also predicted a rosier picture for current quarter revenue.
Texas Roadhouse (TXRH) shares fell nearly 8 percent in the premarket, after reporting a 3.7 percent increase in same-store sales for the first four weeks of its third quarter, a slower rate than the second quarter's 4.5 percent.
In deal news: Boeing (BA) won a $640 million Pentagon contract to supply F/A-18 spare parts. Salesforce.com (CRM) bought Quip for about $582 million. Emerson (EMR) sold its motors and drives unit to Japan's Nidec for $1.2 billion. Coach (COH) struck a 20-year sale and leaseback deal for its New York City headquarters.
Volkswagen (VLKAY) is seeking dismissal of a class-action suit in California that claims the former CEO and current brand chief were directly involved in misleading diesel emissions statements.
Twitter's (TWTR) communications chief has left, just months after taking the job. The chief marketing officer will assume responsibility those duties.
Dessert nachos, fried chicken, and waffles Benedict make the unhealthiest restaurant meals list, which is put out each year by the Center for Science in the Public Interest. (Chicago Tribune)
An opulent villa build in 1830 in the French Riviera has been valued at about $331 million, putting the property on course to be the most expensive home ever sold. (Daily Mail)