A daily morning look at the financial stories you need to know to start the day.
-Stock futures are higher after yet another mixed close on Friday. Today's economic data includes the Chicago PMI report and pending home sales numbers.
NORTH KOREA THREAT
-After North Korea's latest missile test last week, the U.S. has carried out military drills with Japan, tested the THAAD anti-missile system in South Korea, and U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley says "the time for talk is over."