Heavy rains caused unprecedented delays in planting this year and contributed to record floods across the central United States.Agricultureread more
Although Cook did not mention companies by name, his commencement speech in Silicon Valley's backyard mentioned data breaches, privacy violations, and even made reference to...Technologyread more
U.S. ambassador to Israel David Friedman called the gesture a "birthday present" to Trump, who turned 73 on Friday.Politicsread more
Organizers claimed that nearly 2 million Hong Kong protesters took to the streets Sunday in a rally to demand the city's top official resign a day after she suspended — but...China Politicsread more
Target's registers were down on Saturday for several hours preventing customers from checking out.Retailread more
In the survey, 66% of Democratic primary voters say they'd be enthusiastic or comfortable about Biden as their nominee to take on President Trump in the 2020 election. Just...Politicsread more
The Fed is not likely to make a move on interest rates when it meets next week, but it should clear the way for a rate cut later in the summer.Market Insiderread more
Representatives from the Chinese side say they think it likely that Chinese President Xi Jinping will attend the G-20 meeting later this month. But in order to reach a trade...China Economyread more
You can save money by doing a quick check and unsubscribing from apps you no longer use.Technologyread more
Investors are holding out hope that Fed Chair Jerome Powell lays the groundwork for a rate cut as soon as July. Even just one this year would be a mistake, says Amanda Agati,...Trading Nationread more
Software engineers straight out of college often make six-figure salaries, not counting equity compensation.Technologyread more
Investors bid higher Friday after Facebook the number of news items it shows to its users.
Twitter surged as much as 5 percent on heavier-than-usual volume as some bet that the move by its larger rival could open an opportunity for Twitter to sell more advertising.
"This is the best news we've heard for Twitter in a long time," Ross Gerber of Gerber Kawasaki told CNBC's "Fast Money Halftime Report " Friday.
Twitter has struggled to grow as it's been squeezed by and , the top two sellers of online ads.
Wall Street analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expect that Twitter sales fell 5.3 percent last year to $2.4 billion, based on the average estimate of those who cover the stock. But analysts think its sales will rise 6.4 percent in 2018 to $2.55 billion.
Meanwhile, Facebook sales are seen surging 33 percent to $53.6 billion in 2018, while Google parent Alphabet is expected to post revenue of $131 billion, or year-over-year growth of 19 percent.
Facebook shares on heavier-than-usual volume after it said it would show fewer news items and videos in its News Feed, in favor of more content from users' friends.
CNBC's Sara Salinas contributed to this report.