"It certainly looks that way to me. It's very sad," Trump said when asked if Khashoggi is dead.
Oil prices rose to nearly four-year highs at the start of October, only to suffer a dramatic reversal.
Art Cashin, UBS director of floor operations, and CNBC's Bob Pisani discuss what's moving markets midday as Italian bond yields spike and U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announces he will not attend the Saudi investment conference.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest on the news that U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will not be attending the Saudi Future Investment Initiative summit.
The "Squawk Alley" team discuss the news that U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will not be attending the Saudi Future Investment Initiative summit.
Traders Joe Terranova, Jim Lebenthal, Sarat Sethi and Pete Najarian are joined by Lindsey Bell, CFRA investment strategist, to discuss stocks' extended losses as the Dow drops 300 points.
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announces he will not attend next week's investment conference in Saudi Arabia, the latest high-profile dropout amid a global outcry over the disappearance of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Presidents often make extravagant claims for their policies. But rarely are they proven so false so fast as Donald Trump's claims about tax cuts and deficits. The Treasury reported that the 2018 deficit swelled to $779 billion.
The U.S. Treasury imposed sanctions on Tuesday on a multibillion-dollar financial network that supports an Iranian paramilitary force that it said recruits and trains child soldiers for the country's elite Revolutionary Guards.
The deficit climbed to $779 billion, $113 billion higher than the previous year, according to a statement from Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney.
Financial markets signal that the torrent of American CEOs pulling out next week's Saudi investment conference is not a great concern, the Allianz economist says.
The president's tweet came after Saudi Arabia's King Salman ordered an investigation into journalist Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance.
J.P. Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon, BlackRock CEO Larry Fink, Blackstone CEO Stephen Schwarzman and now Mastercard CEO Ajay Banga will not be attending an investment conference in Saudi Arabia later this month, CNBC has learned.
Diplomats are confused about which Trump administration officials are driving policy decisions, said China's ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai.
Florida Senator Marco Rubio says U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin should boycott the event.
The statement came after U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin reiterated his concern over the yuan's weakening against the dollar.
"I have to conduct the business of IMF in all corners of the world, and with many governments," said Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund. "When I visit a country, I always speak my mind."
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told CNBC he isn't worried about China selling off its U.S. Treasury holdings in retaliation for tariffs. Doing so, he said, would hurt China's economy as badly as it would hurt ours.
"CNBC will no longer participate in the FII in Riyadh due to the continuing questions surrounding the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi," the network says.
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told CNBC Friday that currency manipulation will be a central part of trade discussions with China.