Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.) joins "Squawk Box" to discuss the latest market-moving headlines coming out of Washington, including concerns surrounding the delay of President-elect Biden's transition process.
Palantir is making its public market debut. Best known for its work with U.S. government agencies like the CIA, the DoD and ICE, Palantir has increasingly been working with commercial customers as well, which may put it on a path to profitability.
Soleimani's killing led to a peak in confrontation between Iran and the United States.
Senator Tom Cotton (R-Ark.), the lawmaker who introduced the bill, said the U.S. should not share intelligence with countries that "allow an intelligence-gathering arm of the Chinese Communist Party to operate freely within their borders."
Experts are raising questions about why the Justice Department did not open an investigation.
Rep. John Ratcliffe's withdrawal, which President Trump blamed on unfair media coverage of the Texas Republican, came days after Trump said national intelligence chief Dan Coats would leave his post.
President Trump said his administration would look into Google following comments made by billionaire tech investor Peter Thiel. Thiel said Sunday the FBI and CIA should look into whether Google has been infiltrated by Chinese intelligence. Thiel's fellow Palantir co-founder Joe Lonsdale said Monday that "Google is not a patriotic company."
"The feeling of accomplishment after each workout is priceless."
Palantir had a huge year, breaking through a government contract barrier that had held it back from lucrative Pentagon deals until now.
US authorities are probing the Chinese tech company for potential sanction violations.
"I often feel like I have this creative current running through me, almost like a fire running through me, and I have to get things out."
It's a major milestone for the historically male-dominated agency.
The White House is standing steadfast by Saudi Arabia despite weeks of international outcry over the kingdom's alleged involvement in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. See the full timeline of events surrounding the crisis here.
Helima Croft of RBC Capital Markets join 'Squawk Box' to discuss crude oil impact amid the CIA's report on the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Rep. Will Hurd, an undercover CIA officer for nearly a decade before going into politics, prefers a more direct route.
When foreign officials visit the CIA, they sometimes leave with a fine bottle of Kentucky bourbon, newly confirmed CIA Director Gina Haspel said Monday in her first public event in which the former undercover intelligence officer disclosed a few personal details of her life and outlined her priorities for the agency.
The Congressional Leadership Fund, a House GOP-linked super PAC, used the file for political attacks against Abigail Spanberger. The group asked for Spanberger's personnel file under a Freedom of Information Act request and received it legally.
The move targets one of President Donald Trump's most vocal critics.
After rising tensions between Beijing and Washington over trade and security, new information has surfaced over a former intelligence officer allegedly trying to sell American defense secrets to China, the Financial Times reports.
President Trump praised Gina Haspel as the new director of the CIA, just hours after accusing John Brennan of disgracing the office and engaging in a "political hit job" against him, USA Today reports.