The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell on Tuesday as the Federal Reserve kicked off a two-day monetary policy meeting.US Marketsread more
Brent crude oil jumped the most in history in the previous session after attacks on Saudi's oil industry disrupted the kingdom's production.Marketsread more
Facebook has partnered with Ray-Ban maker Luxottica to develop augmented-reality glasses, people familiar with the matter told CNBC. The glasses, code-named 'Orion,' are being...Technologyread more
As Netflix's rivals prep for their own streaming service launches, and snatch up content belonging to their own networks, Netflix could soon face a dry well when it comes to...Entertainmentread more
The fallout from two fatal crashes of Boeing 737 Max planes has ensnared the manufacturer's most-loyal customer: Southwest Airlines. The carrier has canceled thousands of...Airlinesread more
Pelosi also said it's "irrelevant" whether approving the USMCA trade deal would give President Donald Trump a victory ahead of the 2020 election.Politicsread more
The fine against Carmene "Zsa Zsa" DePaolo was the maximum possible civil penalty that she faced under the Hatch Act for her comments about Hillary Clinton's immigration plan...Politicsread more
Sen. Elizabeth Warren has called on lobbyists to be banned from donating and fundraising for their preferred campaigns. Her new plan represents the latest shift for Warren who...2020 Electionsread more
Half of Saudi Arabia's crude production cut during Saturday's attack has been restored in the past two days, the kingdom's energy minister said Tuesday.Oilread more
General Motors stands to lose hundreds of millions of dollars in lost production as a United Auto Workers union strike against the automaker enters its second day, but Wall...Autosread more
The White House and GM denied a report in Politico that said the Trump administration was involved in the automaker's contract negotiations with the United Auto Workers union.Autosread more
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called on Russia today to realign with the U.S. and break ties with Syrian President Bashar Assad. Tillerson attended the G-7 meeting in Italy before flying to Moscow. (CNBC)
A senior American official said the U.S. has concluded that Russia knew in advance of Syria's chemical weapons attack last week. The official said a Russian-made fighter jet later bombed the area in a cover-up. (AP)
In an escalation of defiance over its missile program, North Korea is vowing respond to any military moves that might follow the U.S. decision to send an aircraft carrier battle group to waters off the Korean Peninsula. (AP)
President Donald Trump's economic advisory council, led by Blackstone's Stephen Schwarzman, is back to the White House today, with top executives from Wal-Mart (WMT), General Motors (GM), and Tesla (TSLA) expected to attend.
Tesla shares were higher in premarket trading after briefly passing GM as the largest U.S. automaker by market value. Tesla stock also hit an all-time high in Monday's session following an analyst upgrade. (CNBC)
Another Apple supplier is seeing its stock tank amid fears of losing a key contract. Anglo-German manufacturer Dialog Semiconductor fell 20 percent this morning after a financial analyst warned Apple may be working on its own battery-saving chip for the iPhone. (CNBC)
Less than three months after being sued by Apple (AAPL) for $1 billion, chipmaker Qualcomm (QCOM) is countersuing the iPhone maker in a dispute over licensing fees for mobile technology. (CNBC)
Shares of RetailMeNot were soaring nearly 50 percent in premarket trading after the online coupon firm agreed to be purchased by Harland Clarke for $555 million. RetailMeNot will become a privately held company. (PR Newswire)
Azul (AZUL) debuts today, after Brazil's third-largest airline raised $645 million in a dual IPO in Sao Paulo and New York. Azul was started in 2008 by JetBlue founder David Neeleman. (Reuters)
The report from Wells Fargo's board and executive compensation clawbacks are not the end of changes following the sales scandal, CEO Tim Sloan told CNBC. "We have much more work to do in terms of rebuilding trust," he said.
Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley has resigned in the wake of a sex scandal that staggered the state, brought him to the brink of impeachment, and prompted a series of criminal investigations. (NY Times)
The postelection surge in small business optimism was sustained in March, according to the NFIB. While the group's small business trends index slipped 0.6 points last month to 104.7, it was still a strong reading and slightly above expectations.
Following last Friday's soft March jobs report, the government releases its February Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS) at 10 a.m. ET. Job openings were expected to stay relatively unchanged at 5.66 million.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen said late Monday the central bank's plans to gradually raise rates are aimed at sustaining full employment and target inflation without overheating the economy. Meanwhile, Minneapolis Fed President Neel Kashkari speaks at 1:45 p.m. ET.
Shares of Whole Foods (WFM) were higher in premarket trading after soaring 10 percent Monday on word that activist investor Jana Partners took a nearly 9 percent stake and suggested the supermarket should consider a sale.
JAB may have competition for Panera Bread (PNRA). Brazilian private equity giant 3G, which counts Warren Buffett as a backer, is seriously weighing a rival bid, according to the New York Post.
Ford said it sees the SUV segment growing even further, accounting for more than 45 percent of the non-premium U.S. retail auto market in the next five to seven years.
The first 3-D printed components to be used on a commercial jet plane are all set to fly thanks to a partnership between U.S. aerospace giant Boeing (BA) and Norwegian firm Norsk Titanium.