Facebook Vice President David Marcus is the face of the company's Libra digital currency, but the original driving force was a 26-year-old female engineer named Morgan Beller.Technologyread more
CoinShares Chief Strategy Officer Meltem Demirors discusses Facebook's Libra project and its impact on the cryptocurrency market after testifying to the House Financial...Fast Moneyread more
After a year of flooding, Midwest farmers face a stifling heat wave that's spreading across the U.S.Agricultureread more
Iran's Revolutionary Guard claims a British tanker it still holds, Stena Impero, failed to follow international maritime rules.World Newsread more
Moving lots of data to a public cloud over the internet can take months or years. CNBC got an inside look at how AWS transfers data to the cloud for its clients.Technologyread more
A quarter of the S&P 500 companies report earnings next week, and that could buffet the market as investors await the July Fed meeting.Market Insiderread more
Some 40% of Americans would struggle to come up with even $400 to pay for an emergency expense. Just how are so many Americans so short on cash? Blame debt.Personal Financeread more
Amazon hires Trump-allied lobbyist Jeff Miller as battle for Pentagon contract heats up.Politicsread more
In a series of tweets, the president addressed an unusual controversy stemming from a speech delivered Thursday by New York Fed President John Williams.Marketsread more
"You need to understand that we're about to embark on the busiest week of the year for industrial earnings," CNBC's Jim Cramer says.Mad Money with Jim Cramerread more
Boston Federal Reserve President Eric Rosengren is lining up against an apparent push to cut interest rates, telling CNBC in an interview Friday that the central bank can...The Fedread more
Check out the companies making headlines before the bell:
Amazon, Apple – Chinese equipment manufacturer Super Micro may have allowed microchips used for spying into data center equipment run in the U.S. by Amazon Web Services, Apple, and others, according to a Bloomberg BusinessWeek report. Apple, AWS and Super Micro dispute the report.
Walgreens Boots Alliance – The drugstore chain took a minority stake in Birchbox, a digital beauty subscription service. The two companies also formed a partnership, which will see a pilot program roll out across 11 Walgreens stores in a new attempt to appeal to millennials.
Toyota – The Japanese automaker announced it is forming a mobility services joint venture with tech giant Softbank. Beginning April 2019, the venture will use data to optimize supply and demand in the transportation space.
General Motors – When testing the four most popular automated driving systems, Consumer Reports said Cadillac's Super Cruise does the best job of ensuring the vehicle is driven safely while making sure drivers pay attention when they take their hands off the steering wheel.
Tilray – The cannabis company announced a plan to raise capital through $400 million of convertible senior notes.
Constellation Brands – The beverage maker reported second-quarter earnings of $2.87 a share, above the $2.61 a share expected by analysts surveyed by FactSet. Constellation also increased fiscal 2019 guidance to a range of $9.60 a share to $9.75 a share, from its previous estimate of $9.40 a share to $9.70 a share.