The trucking industry is worth hundreds of billions of dollars per year. Uber is going after this market with Uber Freight, an online platform that matches truckers with...Technologyread more
Drone strikes attacked an oil processing facility at Abqaiq and the nearby Khurais oil field on Saturday.Marketsread more
Trump said oil would be released if needed to keep the market well supplied and he would expedite the approval of pipelines in Texas and other states.Marketsread more
Saudi Aramco is aiming to restore by Monday about a third of its crude output that was disrupted after drone attacks on two key oil facilities, The Wall Street Journal...Marketsread more
Apple's new iPhones can still send texts, download apps, and make video calls, but the company spends a lot of time and effort marketing its new phones as powerful photography...Technologyread more
Some U.S. manufacturers say tariffs, if targeted, will help address longstanding unfair trade practices like intellectual property theft.Traderead more
Supporters of a $15 minimum wage ballot initiative in Florida argue the state's inflation-tied pay hikes have not gone far enough.2020 Electionsread more
Saudi Arabia shut down half its oil production Saturday after drone strikes hit the world's largest oil processing facility in an attack claimed by Yemen's Houthi rebels.Politicsread more
Trusii's hydrogen water machines were supposed to help users with their health problems, but customers claim the company is involved in a giant scam.Technologyread more
The decoupling of the world's two weightiest economies seems as inescapable as its extent and global impact remains incalculable.Politicsread more
BlackBerry has reinvented itself to become a leader in securing mobile communications and in embedded communications. Next year it plans to roll out new products. CEO John...Evolveread more
Federal Reserve chair nominee Jerome Powell's Senate confirmation hearing is scheduled for tomorrow. His views on inflation may now be question No. 1. The Fed's preferred inflation indicator has shown little sign of a rebound despite falling unemployment. (CNBC)
The Senate is expected to vote on its tax reform bill as early as this week. The non-partisan CBO estimates that the Senate Republican's plan gives substantial tax cuts and benefits to Americans earning more than $100,000 a year. (Washington Post)
The deputy director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has filed a lawsuit seeking to halt President Donald Trump from naming an official to run the watchdog agency on an interim basis. The suit argues that Trump overstepped his legal authority. (Reuters)
The FBI failed to notify scores of U.S. officials that Russian hackers were trying to break into their personal Gmail accounts despite having evidence for at least a year that the targets were in the Kremlin's crosshairs, The Associated Press has found.
Sen. Al Franken, trying to salvage his political career amid accusations of groping or inappropriately touching women, says he does not plan to resign but called himself "embarrassed and ashamed." (Reuters)
John Conyers is stepping down as senior Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee, while lawmakers investigate allegations of sexual harassment against him, the representative said in an emailed statement on Sunday. (Reuters)
Following massive plumes of smoke and volcanic eruptions over the weekend, Indonesian authorities raised their alert for the Mount Agung volcano to the highest level possible today. Authorities said that the "potential for a larger eruption is imminent." (CNBC)
South Korea's defense minister said today North Korea violated an armistice agreement with South Korea this month. That happened when North Korean soldiers shot and wounded a North Korean soldier as he defected across their border. (Reuters)
* North Korea and Syria are growing closer: That's bad news for the US (CNBC)
Amazon (AMZN) founder and CEO Jeff Bezos reportedly has a 12-digit fortune. Bezos's net worth surpassed $100 billion on Friday after the online retail giant's shares hit a record high on Black Friday, according to a Bloomberg report.
Retailers, including giants Amazon (AMZN) and Wal-Mart (WMT), begin their Cyber Monday deals. Foot traffic at retailers across the country this holiday weekend may not have been as strong this year when compared to last, according to a retail tracking firm.
Buffalo Wild Wings (BWLD) was downgraded to neutral from a buy at UBS following reports about Roark Capital's bid for the company, and a report that more than one potential bidder is considering the company.
Western Digital (WDC) was downgraded by Morgan Stanley to equal-weight, calling a decline for flash memory prices in early 2018.
Broadcom (AVGO) is considering boosting its takeover offer for Qualcomm (QCOM) by adding more shares, according to a Reuters report. Broadcom's last offer consisted of $60 per share in cash and $10 per share in Broadcom stock.
Pixar's "Coco" sang its way to the fourth-best Thanksgiving weekend ever, making about $71.2 million over the weekend. The film easily topped the DC Comics superhero team-up "Justice League," which made $40.7 million. (NBC News)