Instagram began tests that hide "like" counts on posts. That means influencers who market products on Instagram will have to rely on different metrics to show success.Technologyread more
Peter Neupert worked for Microsoft and Amazon-backed Drugstore.com, where he got to know Jeff Bezos. He now advises start-ups.Technologyread more
Disney's "Avengers: Endgame" is now the highest-grossing film of all time having earned $2.79 billion at the global box office.Entertainmentread more
Regional stability, oil prices and potential for war will all depend on what Iran does with its nuclear program in the event of the deal's termination.World Politicsread more
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
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
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
"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
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell on Monday:
After the market close, Hain Celestial Group announced the delay of its fourth quarter and fiscal 2016 results, which led to a 25 percent dive. The organic and natural products company said in a statement that it identified concessions granted to certain U.S. distributors during the fourth quarter and is "evaluating whether the revenue associated with those concessions was accounted for in the correct period." In addition, Hain Celestial said it is evaluating the internal control over financial reporting.
Fabrinet gained more than 5 percent following the company's fourth-quarter and fiscal-year 2016 results. Fourth-quarter revenue was $276.4 million, a 34 percent increase from total revenue of $206.5 million in the prior-year period. The optical packaging and electronic manufacturer increased revenue by 26 percent for fiscal year 2016 to $979.7 million from $773.6 million for the prior year. The company expects first-quarter revenue to be in the range of $306 million to $310 million.
Vertex Pharmaceuticals fell more than 3 percent after the company announced the discontinuation of the Phase 3 program for its lead pipeline drug, VX-661, in combination with ivacaftor. The study revolves around the treatment of cystic fibrosis patients. Vertex said in a statement that it plans to "submit a New Drug Application to the FDA for VX-661 in combination with ivacaftor in the second half of 2017, pending data from the Phase 3 program."
Apple edged slightly higher after hours following Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway saying in a filing that it increased its stake. Berkshire boosted its share stake by about 55 percent to 15.2 million shares as of June 30, reported Reuters.