In a room full of avowed capitalists, policies that sound to some like socialism are bound not to go over well.Delivering Alpharead more
At least in terms of monetary policy, Pence says should be taking after other regions who keep their benchmark interest rates near zero.Delivering Alpharead more
AT&T isn't focused on selling or divesting DirecTV, despite pressure from stakeholder Elliott Management, sources tell CNBC.Technologyread more
As part of the plan, Amazon has agreed to purchase 100,000 electric delivery vans from vehicle manufacturer Rivian.Technologyread more
The plan will allow Medicare to negotiate lower prices on as many as 250 drugs and apply those discounts to private health plans.Health and Scienceread more
Hedge fund titan Leon Cooperman said he's concerned about a shift to the left in the political landscape, which could harm the economy and the stock market.Delivering Alpharead more
The move could bring a welcome salve to farmers caught in the crosshairs of the trade war if it results in a reopening of the market.Politicsread more
The pilot program will deliver food and beverage, over-the-counter medications and other items within minutes, the company said. Prescription deliveries will not be available.Health and Scienceread more
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The FDA's Office of Criminal Investigations opened a probe "shortly after" people started falling ill, Mitch Zeller, director of the FDA's Center for Tobacco Products, told...Health and Scienceread more
Apple's big iOS 13 update for iPhones is out now and includes lots of new features. Here's how to install it on your phone and what devices are supported.Technologyread more
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell:
Costco shares fell 3 percent after the market close after reporting disappointing quarterly earnings and revenue. The company reported $34.31 billion in revenue, falling short of the $34.79 billion estimated by analysts polled by Refinitiv. The company posted adjusted earnings of $1.61 per share, just shy of the $1.62 expected by analysts.
Starbucks shares fell more than 3 percent after hours after announcing a new delivery service. The coffee chain will partner with food delivery service Uber Eats at 2,000 of its stores in the U.S. beginning in 2019. The company tested this in Miami in September.
Alliant Energy slipped 2 percent after-hours as the company announced a slate of executive changes, including a new president and chief operating officer and two new senior vice presidents. John Larsen will be the new president and COO after former president Douglas Kopp retires in 2019.