President Trump has changed his tune in the last three years when it comes to how he is going to pay for his border wall.
President Trump wants $5 billion to construct a wall on the southern border with Mexico. But Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi have refused, offering $1.3 billion for border security. Trump has pledged to keep the government closed until he gets the money for a wall.
Russia claims to have conducted another test of a hypersonic weapon. Moscow’s Avangard hypersonic glide vehicle reportedly travels about a mile per second and is a weapon the U.S. is currently unable to defend against.
December’s stock drop is bad news for California. The state’s top one percent of earners pay nearly half its personal income taxes in capital gains and other taxes. As a result, even small market changes can hit the state’s revenues.
Four experts discuss what was behind today's 6503-point sell-off, and what to do now.
The Fed raised rates by a quarter point today. CNBC talked to five experts on what the decision means for the markets.
A multibillion-dollar weapons deal between the U.S., Turkey and Russia just got far more complicated. Russia intends to deliver its S-400 missile defense system to Turkey. At the same time, Turkey has helped finance the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, which it also hopes to add to its growing arsenal. To complicate matters, the two weapons systems can be used against each other.
A judge postponed sentencing for former Trump National Security Adviser Michael Flynn today, after a contentious sentencing hearing.
Americans are getting more pessimistic about the economy. Only 28 percent of Americans think the economy will improve in the next year and 33 percent expect it to get worse, according to a new NBC/Wall Street Journal poll.