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Campbell Soup in advanced talks to acquire Snyder
Campbell Soup in advanced talks to acquire Snyder's-Lance

A deal could be announced as soon as next week, sources tell CNBC.

Rep. Kevin Brady: This bill prioritizes middle-class tax ...
Rep. Kevin Brady: This bill prioritizes middle-class tax ...

Rep. Kevin Brady (R-Texas) speaks with reporters about the final version of the Republican-backed tax reform bill.

Israeli troops kill four Palestinians, wound 160 in protests over Jerusalem

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.

Red Hot Chili Peppers
Red Hot Chili Peppers' Anthony Kiedis says this is what h...

Red Hot Chili Peppers lead singer Anthony Kiedis explains what he spends his money on the most.

California issues 1st licenses for legal pot market
California issues 1st licenses for legal pot market

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 ...

FBI, Mueller credibility attacks propaganda coming from Trump administration?
FBI, Mueller credibility attacks propaganda coming from Trump administration?

"The Five" host Juan Williams on concerns over allegations of politicization of the FBI and special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.

Tesla responsible for slide in U.S. home solar sales
Tesla responsible for slide in U.S. home solar sales

SolarCity's third-quarter installations fall 42 percent.

CSX shares tumble after CEO
CSX shares tumble after CEO's medical leave

(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

The Dow
The Dow's 3 Most Pathetic Dividend Stocks

Find out whether these companies are looking to get rid of their stingy reputations.

Las Vegas Strip News: Steve Wynn Acquires Another Big Plot of Land
Las Vegas Strip News: Steve Wynn Acquires Another Big Plot of Land

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.

RIP, AOL Instant Messenger
RIP, AOL Instant Messenger

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
UPS Lost a Man's Nearly $700,000 Inheritance-And Here's What Happened Next

UPS Lost a Man's Nearly $700,000 Inheritance-And Here's What Happened Next

1 Embarrassing Photo Shuts Down Ted Cruz's Argument Against Net Neutrality
1 Embarrassing Photo Shuts Down Ted Cruz's Argument Against Net Neutrality

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.

ABC Cancels
ABC Cancels 'The Great American Baking Show' Season After Johnny Iuzzini Sexual Harassment Allegations

Eight women have lodged allegations against the judge and chef.

Asian shares slip, U.S. tax reform woes dent sentiment
Asian shares slip, U.S. tax reform woes dent sentiment

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 shuts down 26 legal pot businesses, makes arrests
Denver shuts down 26 legal pot businesses, makes arrests

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.

Eric Holder warns GOP over Twitter not to remove Mueller
Eric Holder warns GOP over Twitter not to remove Mueller

Attorney Alan Dershowitz on former Attorney General Eric Holder's tweet that warned Republican lawmakers not to remove special counsel Robert Mueller.

Suspect in car attack faces new charge: first-degree murder
Suspect in car attack faces new charge: first-degree murder

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 ...

Putin, Trump discuss N Korea in phone call
Putin, Trump discuss N Korea in phone call

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.

The man who moves markets says there
The man who moves markets says there's one big catalyst f...

Marko Kolanovic, JPMorgan global head of derivatives and quantitative strategies, discusses his bullish target for the S&P 500.

What Happened in the Stock Market Today
What Happened in the Stock Market Today

On a day indexes tumbled, Disney and Fox announced an agreement on their long-rumored media deal, and Pier 1 sank after reporting earnings.

Adobe delivers record revenue of $2 billion in Q4
Adobe delivers record revenue of $2 billion in Q4

CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on the quarterly earnings for Adobe.

GOP lawmakers may derail tax reform over child tax credit
GOP lawmakers may derail tax reform over child tax credit

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.

These Are The Women Who Tried To Save Net Neutrality
These Are The Women Who Tried To Save Net Neutrality

The two Democratic members of the Federal Communications Commission are not sugarcoating how devastating they think the end of net neutrality will be.

Net neutrality vote: White House supports
Net neutrality vote: White House supports 'free, fair internet'

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders says President Donald Trump supports the effort to roll back Obama-era regulations, including net neutrality.

Roy Moore Won
Roy Moore Won't Concede the Alabama Senate Race. But He Might Not Be Able to Afford a Recount

Roy Moore Won't Concede the Alabama Senate Race. But He Might Not Be Able to Afford a Recount

Here
Here's what Trump's tax plan means for people making between $300,000 and $10 million a year

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.

Teva cuts 14,000 jobs
Teva cuts 14,000 jobs

CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports on Teva announcing cutting 14,000 jobs as the company aims to save $3 billion.

The FCC officially votes to kill net neutrality
The FCC officially votes to kill net neutrality

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.

Former press secretary shares heartbreaking memory of how Obama broke down over Sandy Hook shooting
Former press secretary shares heartbreaking memory of how Obama broke down over Sandy Hook shooting

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.

What's the Top Secret Discovery NASA Keeps Teasing? Scientists Have Ideas
What's the Top Secret Discovery NASA Keeps Teasing? Scientists Have Ideas

Space mystery alert.

Huckabee serves warning to daughter Sarah Sanders: There better be pies on Christmas
Huckabee serves warning to daughter Sarah Sanders: There better be pies on Christmas

Fmr. Gov. Mike Huckabee on White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders' tweet on pecan pies she baked for the press.

Delta has agreed to buy $25 billion worth of Airbus jets (DAL)
Delta has agreed to buy $25 billion worth of Airbus jets (DAL)

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.

Sandy Hook Elementary School was rebuilt after the shooting - and it hides high security in beautiful design
Sandy Hook Elementary School was rebuilt after the shooting - and it hides high security in beautiful design

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

Trying to predict tax bill winners and losers? Think again
Trying to predict tax bill winners and losers? Think again

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.

North Korea: Trump is taking a
North Korea: Trump is taking a 'dangerous step' towards n...

It said the possibility of a naval blockade, a sanction proposed by the U.S., was a "violation of its sovereignty and dignity."

Harley-Davidson
Harley-Davidson's Sports Glide Returns After 25 Years

The ninth new model of the 100 motorcycles it plans to debut 10 years looks like a winner.

New Strong Buy Stocks for December 14th
New Strong Buy Stocks for December 14th

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

4 Top-Ranked Biotech Stocks Under $20 With Room for Growth
4 Top-Ranked Biotech Stocks Under $20 With Room for Growth

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.

Forget Stealth Fighters: This Is the Plane China Needs to Take on America
Forget Stealth Fighters: This Is the Plane China Needs to Take on America

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.

US presses Thailand to downgrade ties with North Korea
US presses Thailand to downgrade ties with North Korea

The US has urged Thailand to downgrade diplomatic and trade ties with North Korea, a senior Thai official said Thursday after meeting with an American envoy, as the Trump administration pushes ahead with a global campaign to further isolate the nuclear-armed pariah state. General Wanlop Rugsanoah, secretary general of Thailand's National Security Council, told AFP the request was made during his meeting with US special envoy for North Korea Joseph Yun, who arrived in Bangkok Wednesday evening for a two-day trip to the kingdom. "The US asked Thailand to put more pressure on North Korea, put more trade and diplomatic pressure," Wanlop said after his sit-down with Yun in Bangkok.

Nearly a third of all weapons used by Isil on the battlefield were manufactured in EU, report claims 
Nearly a third of all weapons used by Isil on the battlefield were manufactured in EU, report claims 

Nearly a third of all weapons used by Isil on the battlefield were manufactured in the European Union, according to the most thorough investigation yet into how the jihadist group acquired its vast arsenal.   Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Isil) militants relied heavily on guns and ammunition produced by Romania, Hungary, Bulgaria and Germany, a report released on Thursday by Conflict Armament Research (CAR), an international organisation that documents weapons trafficking in war zones, revealed. The only bigger producer of weapons used by the group was found to be China. The revelation sits uncomfortably with the EU's effort to degrade the group's military capacity, CAR...

If you
If you're planning to buy a new car, do it before Trump's tax plan goes into effect

If you have been planning to buy a car, it might be smart to do it before December 31 so you can deduct the sales tax you pay. Republicans have proposed capping the property tax, state and local income tax, and sales tax deduction to a total of $10,000. Purchasing a car this December might be a smart idea for taxpayers in states with no state income taxes who itemize and claim the sales tax deduction, according to TaxAudit.

Forget Bitcoin: Stellar Lumens Is Up 6,300% Since March and Is Aiming for Big Blockchain Partners
Forget Bitcoin: Stellar Lumens Is Up 6,300% Since March and Is Aiming for Big Blockchain Partners

A major multinational Dow component is already testing Stellar's unique blockchain technology.

Disney and 21st Century Fox used 4 words that should make employees nervous (DIS, FOXA)
Disney and 21st Century Fox used 4 words that should make employees nervous (DIS, FOXA)

Disney has agreed a deal to buy much of 21st Century Fox's studio and television production assets for $52.4 billion. The companies said in a press release that the acquisition would result in at least $2 billion in "cost savings from efficiencies," which could mean layoffs. Disney has agreed a deal to acquire much of 21st Century Fox's studio and television production assets for $52.4 billion.

It
It's official: Disney is acquiring Fox's film and TV divisions for $52.4 billion

We're about to see two entertainment behemoths come together, as The Walt Disney Company and 21st Century Fox have officially announced a deal.

Asia stocks slightly up after Fed move; dollar, U.S. yields sag
Asia stocks slightly up after Fed move; dollar, U.S. yields sag

Asian stocks generally rose on Thursday after the Federal Reserve delivered a much-anticipated interest rate hike, while its caution on inflation tempered expectations for 2018 tightening, weighing on the dollar and Treasury yields. As long expected, the Fed raised rates for the third time this year

Teabox raises $7M for its global tea-commerce business
Teabox raises $7M for its global tea-commerce business

Teabox, the company pioneered the concept of selling tea to direct to consumers online, has served up $7 million in fresh funding to grow its five-year-old business.

Gift Cards You Can Buy at a 10% Discount (or More)
Gift Cards You Can Buy at a 10% Discount (or More)

Why pay full price for popular gift cards when warehouse clubs and discount websites sell them well below face value.

Bitcoin and Ethereum Price Forecast - BTC Continues to Range as ETH Soars
Bitcoin and Ethereum Price Forecast - BTC Continues to Range as ETH Soars

BTC continues to consolidate as the funds flow towards other coins in search of better returns

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