"Whilst there is a big dispute at the moment, I think there's also potential for resolution," UBS chairman Axel Weber says of the U.S.-China trade negotiations.World Economyread more
The Kingdom and oil and gas industry have been slow to shore up defenses, raising red flags about the possibility of longer term fall-out in the region.Technologyread more
Tensions between South Korea and Japan may ultimately disrupt the high-end tech sectors, says Heenam Choi, CEO at South Korea's sovereign wealth fund.Traderead more
On Sunday, the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards will honor the best comedies, dramas, limited and variety series from the last year.Entertainmentread more
U.S. President Donald Trump's national security advisor said on Sunday that White House Asia policy adviser Matt Pottinger would become his top deputy.Politicsread more
Removing Neumann is a difficult decision for Son, who has long believed in WeWork and Neumann's vision to quickly expand the company.Technologyread more
Datadog went public on Thursday and instantly hit a $10 billion valuation, becoming the fourth cloud software debut to reach that level this year.Technologyread more
There are challenges with Iran, North Korea, the Afghan Taliban, Israel and the Palestinians — not to mention a number of trade pacts.Politicsread more
Blackstone Executive Vice Chairman Tony James says he's less optimistic now than before that the U.S.-China trade war could be resolved, but even a smaller deal could help...World Economyread more
In his new memoir, "The Ride of a Lifetime," Iger explains why he decided against the deal to buy Twitter.Technologyread more
In perhaps Buffett's first televised profile, he explained a method of investing that prioritizes bargains and makes use of an occasional baseball analogy.Marketsread more
Hillary Clinton's national lead over Donald Trump continues to narrow. Clinton now leads Trump 48 percent to 44 percent, a decline of 2 points since last week, according to the latest NBC News|SurveyMonkey weekly tracking poll.
As Trump was criticizing Clinton for calling "half" of his supporters "a basket of deplorables," an attendee at the campaign rally violently confronted protesters last night. The unidentified man was allowed to remain for the rest of the event. (NBC News)
Clinton said she didn't reveal her pneumonia diagnosis earlier because she didn't "think it was going to be that big a deal." Clinton also vowed to release this week additional medical records. (NBC News)
The EU's ruling that Apple (AAPL) owes Ireland $14.6 billion in back levies underscores the need for urgent U.S. tax reform, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew wrote in an op-ed. Lew addresses the CNBC-Institutional Investor Delivering Alpha conference at 8:20 a.m. ET.
In the wake of the $190 million settlement by Wells Fargo (WFC) over charges employees opened fee-generating accounts for unsuspecting customers, the executive who oversaw this group retired over the summer and reportedly walked away with $124.6 million. (NY Times)
Wells Fargo has told some employees to stop cross-selling products to customers, while the GOP-led Senate Banking Committee said it plans a hearing into the bank's sales practices and wants to question CEO John Stumpf. (WSJ)
Berkshire Hathaway and its Applied Underwriters unit has been sued by a New York bicycle courier company over an alleged illegal scheme to cheat employers buying worker compensation policies. (Reuters)
Weight Watchers International (WTW) said Oprah Winfrey is going to help the diet company find a new leader, after the CEO resigned following three years at the helm. About a year ago, Oprah bought a 10 percent stake in Weight Watchers. (Reuters)
General Motors (GM) said Chevy's 2017 Bolt EV electric car has an EPA estimated range of 238 miles on a full charge, with a starting price of $37,000 before the $7,500 federal tax rebate is applied. (CNBC)
Boeing (BA) is forecasting Chinese airlines are likely to purchase 6,810 planes worth $1 trillion over the next two decades, a 7.6 percent increase from last year's estimate, as the carrier caters to robust growth in domestic and overseas tourism. (Reuters)
Samsung and LG were accused of agreeing not to poach each other's U.S. employees, according to a U.S. civil lawsuit filed last week. The case is similar to one against Apple, Google, and other tech companies, which settled last year for $415 million. (Reuters)
Apple (AAPL) launches its iOS 10 mobile operating system for download today. And the reviews are in for the iPhone 7 and 7 plus, which goes on sale in stores Friday. Walt Mossberg at the Verge likes the device but misses the headphone jack.
Starting this coming Monday, Twitter (TWTR) is cutting down on which types of content count towards its 140-character limit. Media attachments, such as images, GIFs, and videos, and quoted tweets will be exempt, giving users more flexibility. (The Verge)
Instagram, the photo-sharing app owned by Facebook (FB), has launched a new keyword tool designed to monitor potentially offensive comments. Users can input words they consider offensive or inappropriate and want hidden from posts. (Reuters)
Crazy Eddie's prices were "in-SANE!" And so was his fall from grace. Eddie Antar, whose electronics retail chain was once as much a part of the New York landscape as pizza slices and the ubiquitous yellow cab, has died. He was 68. (USA Today)
Small-business optimism declined in August, with the outlook for the next six months lower as well, according to the latest NFIB survey. A record 38 percent of respondents blamed politics as a factor holding them back from expanding.
The Treasury releases the August federal budget statement at 2 p.m. ET. A deficit of $107 billion is expected, after a $64 billion shortfall in July.
Freeport-McMoran (FCX) has struck a deal to sell Gulf of Mexico assets to Anadarko Petroleum (APC) for $2 billion. The mining and energy company will use the proceeds to help pay down debt.
NRG Energy (NRG) won a bankruptcy auction for SunEdison's wind and solar projects in Texas and other states. A court filing indicates that NRG won the auction with a bid of $144 million.
Intersil (ISIL) has agreed to be purchased by Japanese chipmaker Renesas Electronics for about $3.2 billion. Published reports in Japan last month had indicated that Renesas was interested in Intersil.
Nvidia (NVDA) unveiled its latest artificial intelligence computer to power Baidu's (BIDU) self-driving car technology. The two firms had announced an autonomous vehicle partnership earlier this month.
Two men were arrested last night after crashing disgraced Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte's live debut on ABC's "Dancing With the Stars." The incident didn't appear on camera. (NBC News)
The NCAA is relocating seven previously awarded championship events from North Carolina due to the state's controversial bathroom law. The changes include the March Madness games in Greensboro. (USA Today)
San Francisco backup quarterback Colin Kaepernick continued his protest against social injustice. During the game, the 49ers crushed the Los Angeles Rams at home 28-0. (USA Today)