It is worrying that the U.S. and China remain locked in a wrestle for power, instead of working on engagement and collaboration, oil expert Dan Yergin told CNBC.
Chinese companies that are crucial to Beijing's global trade and infrastructure projects are under threat as U.S.-China tensions escalate.
Gold prices recovered from five-month lows on Tuesday as worries over spiking Covid-19 cases offset optimism around vaccine developments and nudged investors towards the precious metal.
Arizona and Wisconsin's declaration of wins for Joe Biden damage efforts by President Donald Trump to reverse his projected loss in the Electoral College.
The Dow, while set to open lower Monday, remained poised for its best month since January 1987.
Gold dropped to a five-month low on Monday and was on track for its worst month in four years as optimism over a swift vaccine-fuelled economic recovery dented allure for safe havens.
Wisconsin finished its recount of the 2020 presidential election results on Sunday, confirming a win for President-elect Joe Biden, who picked up 87 more votes.
Iran's president on Saturday accused Israel of killing a prominent Iranian scientist long suspected by the West of masterminding a secret nuclear bomb program.
Beijing is concerned countries in Asia will partner with the U.S. to counter China under President-elect Joe Biden, says Andrew Gilholm of Control Risks.
Gold slumped 2%, breaking below the key $1,800 support level to a near five-month trough on Friday, as growing optimism about a quick vaccine-fuelled economic recovery and a smooth White House transition powered share market to fresh records.
Mike Bloomberg is slated to meet with influential business executives Thursday to encourage them to back Democratic causes on a national and state level.
The Supreme Court said on Friday that it will hear three cases over President Donald Trump's financial records next year.
The Conservative Party will form the next U.K. government with the largest majority since Tony Blair's Labour party retained power in 2001.
Conservative Party leader Boris Johnson promised unity on Friday, shortly after securing a five-year term in office.
An estimated 71.6 million people watched the final debate between White House contenders Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on TV on Wednesday.
Clinton and Trump agree on this issue, but they're both wrong about how to fix the problem, says Pinar Çebi Wilber.
There isn't a "chorus" behind Donald Trump's debate performance, experts told CNBC.