Top News & Analysis Arizona

  • Skilled workers are in short supply in the U.S., thanks to historically low unemployment and a strong economy. Here are the top 10 states winning the war for talent in 2019, according to the CNBC America's Top States for Business ranking.

  • flag of Arizona painted on wooden frame

    It is no longer just retirees flocking to this state. Skilled workers are coming in droves, ready to be hired.

  • Starbucks is apologizing after one of their baristas in Arizona asked six police officers to leave saying that a customer wasn't feeling safe of their presecne. The 'Squawk on the Street' team discuss if they see an impact on the stock

  • Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange, May 23, 2019.

    U.S. stock futures point to a lower Wall Street open this morning after Friday's strong jobs data dampened hopes for a Fed interest rate cut later this month.

  • The Alphabet Inc subsidiary is testing complimentary Wi-Fi in its robotaxis in greater Phoenix, where hundreds of the company's identical, driverless minivans have been carrying paying riders since December. "When I push the Waymo button I know exactly the product I'm buying," said Jordan Ranous, 26, a Phoenix bank analyst who said he takes four Waymo round...

  • Starbucks

    Starbucks apologized after an employee at one of its stores in Tempe, Arizona, asked six police officers to leave or move out of a customer's line of sight, triggering social media backlash.

  • July 7- Starbucks Corp on Sunday apologized after an employee at one of its stores in Tempe, Arizona asked six police officers to leave or move out of a customer's line of sight, triggering social media backlash. The officers had visited the store on July 4 and had paid for the drinks, before one company employee approached them about a customer not feeling safe...

  • Nike announced late Monday that it would pull sneakers featuring an early American flag designed by Betsy Ross. The company made this decision following a complaint from former NFL player Colin Kaepernick. Dean Crutchfield, CEO at Crutchfield and Partners, Joe Terranova of Virtus Investment and Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary join "Squawk Box" to discuss.

  • Nike pulls it's Betsy Ross US Flag shoes.

    Nike pulled a sneaker off the market that featuring an early American flag after Colin Kaepernick said it was offensive. CNBC's Jim Cramer and David Faber discuss.

  • Nike pulled a sneaker off the market which featuring an early American flag after Colin Kaepernick said it was offensive, the WSJ reports.

  • June 29- Motel 6 has agreed to pay $10 million to settle a class-action lawsuit over claims the budget chain routinely provided guest lists from properties in Arizona to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents, court documents showed on Saturday. The proposed settlement, outlined in court papers filed in U.S. District Court in Arizona, calls for Motel 6...

  • June 29- Motel 6 has agreed to pay $10 million to settle a class-action lawsuit over claims the budget chain routinely provided guest lists from properties in Arizona to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents, court documents showed on Saturday. The proposed settlement, outlined in court papers filed in U.S. District Court in Arizona, calls for Motel 6...

  • June 29- Motel 6 has agreed to pay $10 million to settle a class-action lawsuit over claims the hotel chain routinely provided guest lists from properties in Arizona to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents, court documents showed on Saturday. Under the terms of the proposed settlement, filed in U.S. District Court in Arizona, Motel 6 would also abide by...

  • Grand Canyon National Park

    Many of the top US destinations in US News & World Report's annual Best Vacations ranking are known for their outdoor activities and adventures, a trend for 2019 travel.

  • NEW YORK/ BOSTON, June 26- The fate of thousands of lawsuits seeking to hold drugmakers responsible for fueling the U.S. opioid epidemic hinges in part on a thorny legal question: Can a company can use a bankruptcy to stop lawsuits from cities and states? Bankruptcy Judge Kevin Gross is expected in July to decide whether to halt more than 160 active lawsuits brought...

  • June 25- Lennar Corp forecast current-quarter earnings below Wall Street estimates on Tuesday, as wealthy Chinese buyers shun buying homes in the United States due to uncertainty triggered by an escalating trade row between the countries. Order value in Lennar's west region, which includes Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, Oregon and Washington, fell...

  • A man walks into the United States Steel plant in Clairton, Pennsylvania.

    Despite declining overall unemployment in the U.S., unemployment is rising in eight states Trump carried in 2016, which could spell trouble for him in 2020.

  • DETROIT/ PARIS, June 20- French automaker Renault SA, its Japanese partner Nissan Motor Co and tech giant Alphabet Inc's Waymo are exploring a partnership to develop and use self-driving vehicles to transport people and goods in France and Japan, the companies said on Thursday. In Japan, a potential competitor to a Renault-Nissan-Waymo venture would be Monet...

  • NEW YORK, June 19- A producer of "smart home" software that helps landlords cut operating costs such as shuttling keys to waiting maintenance workers or guiding tours for prospective tenants has raised $32 million from Bain Capital Ventures and the owners of nearly 1 million U.S. apartments. The remaining funds came from RET Ventures, a venture capital fund of 18...

  • Congress is on the cusp of passing retirement reform legislation that will open 401 plans to annuity products which guarantee lifetime income, alongside the more typical offerings of mutual funds, target-date funds and bonds. At that point, they might take $100,000 or so from the sale of a house or a business and plunk some of it down on an annuity policy that will...