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The Harris County drive-thru voting lawsuit came during a tight race in Texas between Republican President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden.
Democrats hope to flip a House seat in the diversifying and growing Houston suburbs as they target Texas in the 2020 election.
The former Houston Texans player is projecting $100 million in sales after Covid-19 spikes e-commerce businesses.
The study by Burbio found that 52% of students will go to school only virtually and just 25% will attend every day.
The e-commerce company is looking to attract sneaker lovers as it hopes to take advantage of a $500 billion online marketplace.
The U.S. closed its Chengdu consulate over the weekend after China revoked its license on Friday. China's move comes in retaliation after the U.S. ordered the closure of China's Houston consulate on Wednesday over accusations of Chinese espionage and theft of U.S. intellectual property.
China ordered the U.S. to close the Chengdu consulate on Friday. It was in retaliation for a U.S. order to shut the Chinese consulate in Houston.
The heightened tensions are "not a huge surprise, we've seen this kind of a dive in sentiment for some time now," said Sat Duhra, portfolio manager of Asia dividend income strategy at Janus Henderson Investors.
China could possibly retaliate by closing U.S. consulates in the mainland or Hong Kong, says Orville Schell, Arthur Ross director of the Center on U.S.-China Relations.
CNBC's Kelly Evans discusses what the U.S. order to close the Chinese consulate in Houston, Texas means for U.S.-China relations with Dewardric McNeal of Longview Global and David Riedel of Riedel Research Group.
The U.S. State Department ordered China to close its consulate in Houston, Texas, and China has vowed retaliation. The move is an escalation of political tensions between the world's two largest economies.
The U.S. State Department confirmed on Wednesday it had ordered China to close its consulate in Houston, Texas, prompting Beijing to insist on firm countermeasures unless Washington immediately reverses its decision. This move follows reports of a fire at the consulate Tuesday night with video apparently showing Chinese officials burning documents in what appeared to be trash cans. CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports.
The move is an escalation of political tensions between the world's two largest economies.
China said Wednesday that the U.S. has ordered it to close its consulate in Houston in what an official called an outrageous and unjustified move that will sabotage China-U.S. relations.
Ryan Lachaine, owner and head chef of Houston based restaurant Riel, joins 'Squawk on the Street' to discuss how the Texas reopening pause has impacted his restaurant business.
Covid-19 cases are still on the upswing in certain parts of the United States, including Texas. Marvin Odum, Covid-19 recovery leader for the City of Houston and former Shell oil company chairman, joins "Squawk Box" to discuss Houston's efforts battling the virus.
Stocks rose sharply, led by strong gains in the tech sector, as Wall Street built on the momentum from last week's solid performance.
The U.S. reported more than 44,700 coronavirus cases on Tuesday, the second-highest daily increase. As of Tuesday, the U.S. reported 41,132 new cases based on a seven-day moving average. Tuesday marked the sixth day the seven-day average exceeded previous highs set in April, when some officials thought the U.S. reached its peak. Texas reported a record increase in new cases and people hospitalized with Covid-19 on Tuesday, according to the state's health department.
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports on Apple's decision to close seven additional stores as coronavirus cases in parts of the country increase.