The deal between the White House and Democrats would raise the debt ceiling for two years and permanently end the sequester.Politicsread more
"Whether it's this year or next year, the odds of another economic downturn are high — and growing," Warren says.Politicsread more
A group of gold miners stocks "BAANG" are better plays than mega-cap FAANG names, according to John Roque, technical analyst at Wolfe Research.Marketsread more
Equifax will give consumers a range of options for monitoring their credit or making claims of fraud or data misuse, part of a $425 million restitution fund.Technologyread more
Trade tensions that could lead to layoffs and a pullback from consumers are at the center of the recession case.Economyread more
Microsoft and OpenAI announced a new partnership to build artificial general intelligence to tackle more complex tasks than current AI.Technologyread more
There's a reason the film industry doesn't measure the success of modern movies against those of the past — movie ticket inflation isn't an exact science.Entertainmentread more
A US judge presiding over multidistrict litigation alleging J&J's talc baby powder causes ovarian cancer starts hearing from experts Monday.Health and Scienceread more
Investors with $1 million or more in the market expect the pace of stock market gains to slow over the remainder of 2019. But these wealthy self-directed brokerage account...Investingread more
Air-conditioner maker Lennox International pointed to colder weather as a key reason for cutting guidance and underperforming in the second quarter.Marketsread more
Following a record breaking opening weekend for Disney's "The Lion King," CNBC's Jim Cramer said the company's stock is an "annunity stream" for investors.Investingread more
A daily morning look at the financial stories you need to know to start the day
-Stock futures are higher after yesterday's mild gains ended what had been a seven day losing streak for the Dow. Weekly jobless claims and factory orders are due out this morning.
-The Bank of England has just cut interest rates for the first time in seven years.
-Crude prices are flat after gains yesterday put oil back at the $40/barrel level.
-Gasoline prices fell a penny overnight to $2.11/gallon, national average.
-Hillary Clinton now leads Donald Trump in the LA Times/USC poll by just under one point. A FOX News poll has her up by 10 points.
-Key Trump allies are still planning on staging a personal intervention for his campaign.
-London police are beefing up armed patrols after a deadly stabbing in Russell Square killed a woman in her 60s and injured five others. Based on the reaction by the police, this has all the markings of a terror attack. And now, Jerusalem Post is reporting that one of the victims was an Israeli citizen, raising concerns this was a targeted hate attack.
-The Justice Department objected to that $400 million cash payment to Iran that took place just as our captured Navy sailors were being released.
-A DC Metro cop has been arrested for trying to aid ISIS.
-Demand remains hot for coastal patrol aircraft. India has just agreed to buy four new P-8I planes from Boeing for $1 billion.
-Tesla posted a big earnings miss, but showed important gains in its production numbers.
-Toyota has revised down its earnings projections for this year.
-The US government has approved the first commercial mission to the moon.
-Walmart is in talks to buy a one-year-old e-commerce startup called Jet.com for $3 billion.
-Carl Icahn says he's lost $100 million on the now-closing Trump Taj Mahal casino in Atlantic City.
-A new study shows Americans are fatter than ever, with adult weights up by about 15 pounds on average since the decade of the 1980s.