Many investors and analysts have increasingly lowered their expectations for the U.S. and China to find a quick resolution.World Economyread more
Billionaire investor Howard Marks, the co-chairman of Oaktree Capital, predicts there won't be a recession in the U.S. for another two years.US Economyread more
Network officials also said voters should expect more of a Koch focus on grassroots activism throughout the 2020 election cycle.Politicsread more
One person was killed and five others wounded on Thursday in a shooting on the streets of Washington, D.C., not far from the White House, police said.U.S. Newsread more
Stores are extending hours and cities are spending on light shows as China tries to encourage consumers to spend more money at night.China Economyread more
New research suggests fewer girls pursue careers in STEM — science, technology, engineering and math — because they're better than boys at reading.Closing The Gapread more
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GM's usage of temporary workers, potential closure of plants and health care contributions remain major sticking points, according to people familiar with the talks.Autosread more
In a room full of avowed capitalists, policies that sound to some like socialism are bound not to go over well.Delivering Alpharead more
Trump has criticized Facebook numerous times since becoming president, most recently posting on Twitter that the company's proposed digital currency, libra, will "have little...Technologyread more
Republicans and Democrats have long since separated themselves by ideology, leaving each more uniformly conservative or liberal than ever. And now a new data analysis by the...Politicsread more
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell:
Shares of L Brands dropped more than 6 percent in extended trading after the company released its second-quarter earnings after the bell. The retailer, best known for its Bath & Body Works and Victoria's Secret brands, beat earnings and revenue estimates from Thomson Reuters, but lowered its guidance for 2017 and posted weak same-store sales comparisons.
Shares of Cisco fell more than 2 percent in extended trading after the IT company posted underwhelming fourth-quarter earnings. While the company beat revenue estimates and matched earnings expectations, its revenue has now declined for seven consecutive quarters.
Shares of Synopsys fell more than 3 percent in after-hours trading after hitting a 52-week intraday high. The automation company reported earnings of 75 cents per share on revenues of $695.4 million for its third quarter.
ADRs of VipShop dropped more than 6 percent in extended trading after posting second-quarter earnings after the bell. The Chinese e-commerce company missed expectations on its bottom line, but beat revenue views.
Shares of NetApp fell more than 1 percent in after-hours trading, despite beating Thomson Reuters estimates in its first-quarter earnings release. The computer storage services company gave a range of earnings guidance for its second quarter that was somewhat lighter than expected.