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
Heavy rains caused unprecedented delays in planting this year and contributed to record floods across the central United States.Agricultureread more
Stocks in Asia traded mixed on Monday as investors await a U.S. Federal Reserve meeting set to happen later in the week stateside.Asia Marketsread 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
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
U.S. ambassador to Israel David Friedman called the gesture a "birthday present" to Trump, who turned 73 on Friday.Politicsread more
The outlook for Germany's economy and political stability are more uncertain than ever, writes Michael Ivanovitch.World Economyread more
Hong Kong democracy activist Joshua Wong walked free from prison on Monday after serving nearly five weeks for contempt of court, pledging to join a mass protest movement...China Politicsread more
The agreement, which is on the framework for the plan of adjustment, provide for more than a 60% average haircut for all $35 billion, a 36% haircut on pre-2012 general...Bondsread more
Target's registers were down on Saturday for several hours preventing customers from checking out.Retailread more
The newspaper wrote that Goldman's executive are hoping CEO David Solomon's changes to a firm that historically thrived in investment banking and trading will boost its...US Marketsread more
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell:
Urban Outfitters shares rose over 6 percent during after-hours trading Monday after the retailer beat analysts' expectations on revenue and earnings. The company reported earnings of 70 cents a share versus an estimate of 62 cents a share. Third-quarter revenue was $974 million, while analysts had expected $968 million. Company-wide comparables are up 8 percent versus 7.6 percent expected by analysts.
L Brands shares fell over 5 percent after the retailer cut annual dividends in half to $1.20. The company beat slightly on earnings, reporting 16 cents a share. Analysts had expected 15 cents a share. Revenue was $2.77 billion, beating estimates of $2.71 billion.
Intuit shares rose over 5 percent in the extended session after reporting earnings of 29 cents a share, beating Wall Street's expectations of 11 cents a share. The finance software company also beat revenue expectations, reporting $1.02 billion versus $969 million.
Pure Storage shares went up more than 6 percent after the company beat expectations on earnings, reporting 13 cents per share versus an estimate of 9 cents per share. The data storage company also beat on revenue, reporting $373 million while analysts had expected $367 million. The company issued fourth-quarter guidance slightly above estimates, in the range of $438 million to $446 million.