While the U.S. gave Huawei a 90-day reprieve, allowing American businesses to keep selling specific products to the Chinese firm, it also added more affiliates of the...Technologyread more
United States Steel Corp will temporarily lay off hundreds of workers at its Great Lakes facility in Michigan in coming weeks, according to a filing the steelmaker made with...US Marketsread more
Home Depot's CEO said the retailer cut its outlook partly due to "the potential impacts to the U.S. consumer arising from recently announced tariffs."Retailread more
The report comes as Trump in recent days has lashed out over media reports about growing recession fears.Politicsread more
The attacks come after state and local ransomware attacks in New York, Louisiana, Maryland and Florida resulted in the loss of significant sums.Technologyread more
GE kicks off a new week after some crazy moves. Two traders urge caution.Trading Nationread more
U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson told the EU that a Brexit deal can still be approved by U.K. lawmakers if Brussels agrees to scrapping the contentious Irish "backstop."read more
Baidu posted better-than-expected earnings for the June quarter, swinging back to profit and managing to stabilize its core ad business.Technologyread more
Several big Pimco funds controlled by Ivascyn have reportedly been trimming their bond market positions in the U.K. and Europe.World Marketsread more
While Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam painted a bleak picture of the city's economy, she expressed hope that dialogue with protesters could provide "a way out."China Politicsread more
China's pursuit of the Middle East may spur growth in the Islamic finance sector.World Economyread more
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell:
Square shares rose more than 1 percent after hours as the company named Amrita Ahuja as it new chief financial officer, succeeding Sarah Friar. Ahuja is currently CFO of Blizzard Entertainment, a division of Activision Blizzard.
Ahuja is the latest executive to depart the video game company. On Wednesday, Activision said it fired CFO Spencer Neumann, who will be succeeding David Wells as Netflix's CFO.
Activision shares were up as much as 1 percent postmarket Thursday, but were last seen slightly above their closing price in choppy trade.
Apple shares rose 0.29 percent in extended trading after they experienced their biggest single-day loss in six years after the tech giant slashed its revenue guidance a day earlier. The stock closed at $142.19, its lowest since July 2017 and was its worst day of trading since January 2013.