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A deal could be announced as soon as next week, sources tell CNBC.
BRUSSELS (AP) - European Union leaders ended a summit Friday deeply divided over how to get thousands of stranded immigrants out of Italy and Greece, with an eastern bloc of nations boasting it was resisting pleas to take in refugees in a "battle" with other EU member states.
Rep. Kevin Brady (R-Texas) speaks with reporters about the final version of the Republican-backed tax reform bill.
By Nidal al-Mughrabi GAZA (Reuters) - Israeli troops shot dead four Palestinians and wounded 150 others with live fire on Friday, medical officials said, as protests over U.S. President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital entered a second week. Most of the casualties were on the Gaza Strip border, where thousands of Palestinians gathered to hurl rocks at Israeli soldiers beyond the fortified fence. In the occupied West Bank, another area where Palestinians are seeking statehood along with adjacent East Jerusalem, medics said two protesters were killed and 10 wounded by Israeli gunfire.
Harley-Davidson Trademarks the Bronx New York borough's name conjures tough, urban image According to a recent report on Motorcycle.com, the folks at Harley-Davidson have filed a trademark application that would allow it to reference one of New York City's
Red Hot Chili Peppers lead singer Anthony Kiedis explains what he spends his money on the most.
California's legal marijuana market is finally, fitfully, taking shape. The state on Thursday issued the first batch of business licenses to sell and transport recreational-use pot, just 18 days before ...
"The Five" host Juan Williams on concerns over allegations of politicization of the FBI and special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.
SolarCity's third-quarter installations fall 42 percent.
(Reuters) - CSX Corp's shares tumbled on Friday in premarket trading after the No. 3 U.S. railroad said Chief Executive Hunter Harrison was taking medical leave for unexpected complications from a recent unspecified illness. The leave comes amid
Find out whether these companies are looking to get rid of their stingy reputations.
Wynn Resorts could have its sights set on another megaresort after buying 38 acres of land on the north side of the Las Vegas Strip.
One of the major parts of our formative years on the worldwide web -- we called it that back in the day -- will cease to be.
UPS Lost a Man's Nearly $700,000 Inheritance-And Here's What Happened Next
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) on Thursday tried to mock supporters of net neutrality, the rule repealed by the FCC that had required Internet service providers to treat all traffic equally.
Eight women have lodged allegations against the judge and chef.
Asian shares erased earlier modest gains on Friday with sentiment dented by Wall Street's weakness on concerns about the progress of U.S. tax reform, though regional stocks remain on track for a weekly rise. European stock futures (STXEc1) were down 0.3 percent, suggesting a downbeat opening for
DENVER (AP) - Denver authorities shut down 26 legal marijuana businesses Thursday and arrested 12 people suspected of illegal distribution of pot after a yearlong criminal investigation.
Attorney Alan Dershowitz on former Attorney General Eric Holder's tweet that warned Republican lawmakers not to remove special counsel Robert Mueller.
The man accused of driving into a crowd protesting a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville faces a new charge of first-degree murder after a court hearing Thursday in which prosecutors presented surveillance ...
The Trump administration has abdicated Washington's role as a responsible custodian for Arab-Israeli affairs. Much has been made of the immediate ramifications of President Trump's Wednesday announcement recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital and initiating the relocation of the U.S. Embassy: namely, the specter of Palestinian violence in Israel and the occupied territories and implications for a future two-state solution.
Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump discussed the crisis over North Korea's nuclear program in a phone call Thursday, in which the US president took the unusual step of thanking his Russian counterpart for praising America's economy. The two heads of state discussed "the situation in several crisis zones, with a focus on solving the nuclear issue on the Korean peninsula," the Kremlin said in a statement, without elaborating. "President Trump thanked President Putin for acknowledging America's strong economic performance in his annual press conference," it said.
Omarosa Manigault Newman is firing back after Good Morning America's Robin Roberts dismissed the former Trump aide with a terse, on-air "Bye, Felicia" following her White House ousting this week
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on Omarosa Manigault Newman and her departure from the White House staff (all times local):
Marko Kolanovic, JPMorgan global head of derivatives and quantitative strategies, discusses his bullish target for the S&P 500.
On a day indexes tumbled, Disney and Fox announced an agreement on their long-rumored media deal, and Pier 1 sank after reporting earnings.
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on the quarterly earnings for Adobe.
Maslansky + Partners Lee Carter and Hoover Institute research fellow Lanhee Chen discuss some GOP members holding out on voting for tax reform over the child tax credit debate.
The two Democratic members of the Federal Communications Commission are not sugarcoating how devastating they think the end of net neutrality will be.
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders says President Donald Trump supports the effort to roll back Obama-era regulations, including net neutrality.
A pair of US warplanes intercepted two Russia jets over a part of Syria they were not supposed to be operating in, the Pentagon said Thursday. At one point during Wednesday's incident, the American F-22 Raptor stealth fighters deployed chaff and flares to convince the Russian Su-25s to leave the area, and one US pilot had to "aggressively maneuver" to avoid a midair collision, Pentagon spokesman Eric Pahon said. The Russian fighters had flown into airspace controlled by the US-led coalition that is fighting the Islamic State group in Syria, crossing onto the east side of the Euphrates River near Albu Kamal.
Roy Moore Won't Concede the Alabama Senate Race. But He Might Not Be Able to Afford a Recount
Republican leaders reached an agreement on their final tax bill on Wednesday, making it look more likely that tax reform will be passed before the end of the year. This final bill is the product of a conference committee to reconcile differences between the House and Senate versions that Republicans in those chambers passed. Tax reform is being billed as a boon for America's middle class by Republicans and the White House.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports on Teva announcing cutting 14,000 jobs as the company aims to save $3 billion.
Those in the White House Press Corps have cast doubt on the fact that she cooked the picture-perfect pies herself.
Despite overwhelming opposition from Congress, technical experts, advocacy organizations, and of course the American people, the FCC has voted to eliminate 2015's Open Internet Order and the net neutrality protections it established.
The commander of Iraq's biggest Shi'ite Muslim paramilitary group told its fighters on Thursday to take their orders from the national military and cut their ties with the group's political wing. Hadi al-Amiri, leader of the Iran-backed Badr Organisation, also called on the group's fighters to withdraw from the cities under their control. The move paves the way for Amiri to stand in parliamentary elections on May 12.
On the fifth anniversary of the deadly massacre that took place at Sandy Hook Elementary School, former President Barack Obama's press secretary took to social media to remember the aftermath of the attack.
President Donald Trump's son Eric has echoed his dad's recent attack on Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.).
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Fmr. Gov. Mike Huckabee on White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders' tweet on pecan pies she baked for the press.
By Stephanie Nebehay and Tom Miles GENEVA (Reuters) - Syrian government negotiator Bashar al-Ja'afari accused its opposition, backed by Western countries and Saudi Arabia, of sabotaging a round of U.N.-led peace talks that ended in Geneva on Thursday without any results. "The Riyadh 2 Communique is blackmail of the Geneva process," Ja'afari told reporters.
Delta Air Lines has agreed to a firm order for 100 Airbus A321neo jets. Delta Air Lines announced a firm order for 100 Airbus A321neo airliners on Thursday with a list value of $12.7 billion. "This is the right transaction at the right time for our customers, our employees, and our shareholders," Delta CEO, Ed Bastian said in a statement.
Designed by Svigals + Partners Architects, the campus is a high-tech security marvel. Don't let the wavy lines and colorful blinds fool you: When it comes to security, the new Sandy Hook Elementary School building is anything but whimsical. It's been five years to the day since a gunman killed
NEW YORK (AP) - As a Republican-backed tax cut bill makes its way through Congress, some investors are scouring the market for potential winners and losers: companies they think will benefit the most, and those who'll be left out. But it might not be that simple.
It said the possibility of a naval blockade, a sanction proposed by the U.S., was a "violation of its sovereignty and dignity."
The ninth new model of the 100 motorcycles it plans to debut 10 years looks like a winner.
Here are 5 stocks added to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) List today:Sucampo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SCMP): This biopharmaceutical company has seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing more than 100% over the last 60 days
The biotech industry witnessed a rebound in 2017 from last year's challenges despite rising competition, pipeline setbacks, pricing pressure, slowdown in growth of mature products and generic competition for certain key drugs. The stock has a Growth Score of B and is currently valued at $17.57.
China is looking to increase its air tanker fleet after its fighter jets, bombers and surveillance aircraft conducted an "island encirclement patrol" of Taiwan earlier this week. As the People's Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) extends exercises in the Western Pacific, refueling will become a problem for its strike aircraft.