Pandemic travel restrictions have limited many travelers to staycations. But there are still plenty of opportunities for adventure on the road.
The National Hurricane Center warned that Delta, a Category 2 storm, could bring a life-threatening storm surge to the northern Gulf Coast on Friday.
Tropical storms Marco and Laura were expected to develop into hurricanes as they gained strength and aimed for an unprecedented twin strike next week on the mainland U.S.
The Covid-19 pandemic has dealt a body blow to the states. Not only did the economy shut down, but states are dealing with the massive costs of fighting the disease. CNBC's Scott Cohn takes a look at how state economies are faring amid the crisis.
Rhode Island and Nevada are taking steps to reopen this weekend and as states begin to test the waters. While the data are still very new, some states are seeing different trends in Covid-19 case numbers as testing continues, and government officials balance their state's economy and their population's health. Mississippi Governor Tate Reeves joins "Squawk Box" to discuss how the state is fairing two weeks into its reopening.
Michigan, Idaho, Washington, North Dakota, Mississippi and Missouri voted Tuesday. Of those states, Michigan, which former Vice President Joe Biden won, boasts the largest pledged delegate count, with 125 on the line. Bernie Sanders hoped to win Michigan as he tries to keep up with Biden in the 2020 Democratic presidential primary. Sanders will win the North Dakota Democratic presidential caucus Wednesday, NBC News projects.
Former Vice President Joe Biden will win Mississippi's Democratic presidential primary, besting rival Sen. Bernie Sanders and continuing his dominance throughout the South, according to a projection from NBC News.
Sanders will focus more on beating Joe Biden in the 2020 Michigan Democratic primary, after Biden dominated in Southern states on Super Tuesday.
Curtis Flowers, who is black, has been in prison for more than 22 years. His case was profiled by the podcast "In the Dark."
Tropical Storm Barry's wind and rain began hitting parts of Louisiana early Friday as New Orleans and coastal communities braced for a drenching.
Workers in lower-income and underserved communities often lack college degrees and industry certificates needed to compete for good jobs. Apprenticeship programs in states including North Carolina, Mississippi and Rhode Island are closing the gap.
Tropical Storm Barry formed off the coast of Louisiana on Thursday and threatened to blow ashore as a hurricane with drenching rains that could test the flood-control improvements made in New Orleans since Hurricane Katrina 14 years ago.
Within five years as many as 40 U.S. states may legalize sports gambling, and by next year roughly 50% of the U.S. population may have access to betting on games. A 2018 Supreme Court decision opened the challenge to Vegas. New Jersey is gaining.
By the numbers, these are America's worst states for business, according to a 2019 CNBC ranking released today. They received low marks for the quality of their workforce, business-friendliness, education and economic growth.
In CNBC's America's Top States for Business study, we used hard data—including health, crime, environmental quality and inclusiveness—to evaluate quality of life in all 50 states. By the numbers, these 10 states are America's worst places to live.
These states are the cheapest places to live in the US, according to the 2019 CNBC America's Top States for Business study released Wednesday. To determine which states are most affordable, we examined cost of living, housing, food prices and more.
Cost of living is the lowest in the nation. But with a weak economy and poor schools, you get what you pay for
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.
June 21- ICE Cotton futures fell on Friday as markets looked for further developments on the U.S.- China trade spat, while traders rolled their positions forward into the third month contract ahead of July's first notice day. *The presidents of the United States and China are set to meet next week in Japan and markets are hopeful the world's two biggest economies...
Get the most out of every last dollar in retirement by packing up for Mississippi, where low expenses give seniors enough for an emergency reserve.