Elon Musk pledges $50 million to Inspiration4 fundraiser for St. Jude, exceeding $200 million goal

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk poses with the crew before launch on September 15, 2021.John Kraus /…

5 things to know before the stock market opens Friday

1. Dow futures drop as history signals a rough rest of SeptemberThe Wall St. sign is…

Italy makes Covid passports mandatory for all employees

A "No Green Pass" protest on Sept. 11, 2021 in Turin, Italy.Stefano Guidi | Getty Images…

Small crowd gathers near the Capitol to protest arrests of Jan. 6 rioters

A demonstrator carrying a U.S flag passes by police officers standing in formation during a rally…

SpaceX’s private Inspiration4 mission splashes down safely in Atlantic Ocean

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Elon Musk says Tesla FSD beta can lull users into thinking their cars are driverless

Electric vehicle maker Tesla is poised to expand its controversial FSD Beta program with a long-awaited…

The Delta variant is causing many Americans to lose income. Here’s what to do if you’re one of them

Food is served at an outdoor restaurant in New York, August 3, 2021.Caitlin Ochs | ReutersAs…

Want to raise financially healthy kids? Here’s what to do — and mistakes to avoid

You want your kids to have a healthy financial life, yet knowing how to help make…

Senate bill to end ETF tax break is ‘pretty unlikely to pass,’ market analyst says

One Senate Democrat's proposal to end a tax break for exchange-traded funds is "pretty unlikely to…

The FCC is trying to stop robocalls, but the scammers won’t disappear

Rafael Abdrakhmanov | iStock | Getty ImagesFrom fake social security calls to scammers impersonating Apple or…

Tesla to reverse solar price hike for some customers, legal filing says

Smith Collection/Gado | Archive Photos | Getty ImagesTesla is trying to placate some solar customers who…

Biden administration appeals judge’s order to stop expelling migrants under Trump-era pandemic policy

Migrants walk across the Rio Grande River carrying food and other supplies back to a makeshift…

Police confirm they’re speaking with family of Gabby Petito’s boyfriend

North Port Police Public Information Officer Josh Taylor spoke to CNBC's "The News with Shepard Smith"…

Senate will grill tech execs after report that Instagram can harm teens’ mental health

A Senate panel plans to bring tech executives back to Capitol Hill following a revealing report…

Former Theranos scientist says Elizabeth Holmes pushed her to validate tests for Walgreens rollout

Elizabeth Holmes, CEO of Theranos, attends a panel discussion during the Clinton Global Initiative's annual meeting…

After years of being ‘squeaky clean,’ the Federal Reserve is surrounded by controversy

The Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve building in Washington, D.C., on Friday, Sept. 17, 2021.Stefani Reynolds…

S&P 500 falls Friday, notches second straight week of losses in September slump

Stocks dipped on Friday as investors remain cautious due to a resurgent Covid virus, a Federal…

SpaceX’s Inspiration4 crew speaks from orbit, with return slated for Saturday

[This webcast has ended. A replay is available above.]SpaceX broadcast a livestream from orbit on Friday,…

California firefighters wrap world’s largest tree in fireproof blanket as blazes approach

This photo provided by the Southern Area Blue Incident Management Team on Thursday, Sept. 17, 2021,…

The top agency for NFL players is Athletes First, with $2 billion in active contracts

Josh Allen #17 of the Buffalo Bills throws a pass against the Pittsburgh Steelers during the…

As stocks enter volatile period, the Fed will attempt to not rock the boat further in the week ahead

Jerome Powell, chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, speaks during a Senate Banking Committee hearing in…

Here’s how to save $500,000 for retirement if you make $35,000 per year, broken down by age

Automatically saving a percentage of your salary can be an easy way to fund your retirement.As…

Long-term care needs among retirees varies widely, new research shows

Sac C Wat'hn Buy Thna Thwi Phl / EyeEm | EyeEm | Getty ImagesOne of the…

Pentagon admits killing 10 civilians, including up to 7 children, in Kabul drone strike last month

Marine Corps Gen. Kenneth McKenzie Jr., commander of the U.S. Central Command testifies before the Senate…

France, still mad about that submarine deal, just recalled its ambassadors to the United States and Australia

French President Emmanuel Macron attends a press conference with Latvia's Prime Minister (unseen) after their meeting…

FDA panel rejects plan to administer Pfizer’s Covid booster doses to general public

A nurse reaches for a vial of Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine at a pop up vaccine clinic…

Moderna Vaccine More Effective Than Pfizer, J&J, Especially After 4 Months: CDC

Vials with Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine labels are seen in this illustration picture…

Lebanon resumes forensic central bank audit amid obstructionism 17.09.2021

The Lebanese government has resumed a long-awaited forensic audit meant to shed light on why the…

German Dieselgate trial begins without ex-VW boss Martin Winterkorn 16.09.2021

A time-consuming investigation and the pandemic held up court proceedings against those deemed responsible for the…

Will coronavirus vaccine mandates make workers leave their jobs? 15.09.2021

Mandates in the US, France and elsewhere are requiring certain workers to get vaccinated against COVID-19.…

Will the EU’s tight squeeze on aid rein in Poland and Hungary? 14.09.2021

Brussels is now able to link rule of law breaches by member states with financial penalties,…

Europe is seeing a data center boom. But can the environment sustain it? 10.09.2021

As the digitalization of the global economy continues, the world needs more and more data centers.…

COVID: Are tax hikes imminent to pay for pandemic? 10.09.2021

The UK has announced its second round of tax hikes in a year. With the Biden…

Fed Chief Powell, other officials owned securities central bank bought during Covid pandemic

Amid an outcry about Federal Reserve officials owning and trading individual securities, an in-depth look by…

Suspicious trades were made before Goldman’s $2.2 billion acquisition of GreenSky, options experts say

The day before Goldman Sachs announced its $2.2 billion purchase of fintech lender GreenSky, someone placed…

Billionaire Peter Thiel could be forced to pull $5 billion from his retirement account, if House bill passes

Billionaire Peter Thiel, PayPal co-founder and chairman of Palantir Technologies, during a news conference in Tokyo,…

Artificial intelligence is taking over real estate – here’s what that means for homebuyers

Brick-and-mortar real estate may seem like the only tangible thing left in an increasingly virtual world,…

The 10 fastest-growing jobs of the next decade—and how much they pay

The Covid-19 pandemic has radically shifted the work landscape, as millions of Americans switched career paths…

Health savings accounts aren’t being used by older Americans who need them the most

LifestyleVisuals | E+ | Getty ImagesMany older Americans worry about rising medical expenses, and those who…

A downturn in the global industrial economy is already underway, currency chart confirms

"We made that earlier global Industrial downturn call, and that meant that you were going to…

At least half of climate finance must be spent on helping countries adapt to climate change, says UN secretary-general

An iceberg is seen at the shore of a graveyard in Nuuk, Greenland, September 13, 2021.Hannibal…

How decentralized finance works, and why it’s taking on Wall Street

What would a world without banks look like? The answer may lie in decentralized finance.Decentralized finance…

Mark Cuban: Stablecoins will be one of ‘the first to get regulated’

As U.S. regulators narrow their focus on crypto markets, billionaire investor Mark Cuban predicts that stablecoins…

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: FedEx, U.S. Steel, Thermo Fisher, Moderna, Invesco and more

Moderna's sign is seen outside of their headquarters in Cambridge, MA on March 11, 2021.Boston Globe…

‘Take those profits’: Strategist says extreme market moves are on the horizon

Financial markets appear vulnerable to what could be an extreme move in either direction, according to…

Flu season could be ‘unpredictable’ due to Covid — here’s how to stay safe and when to get the flu vaccine

Barely more than half of Americans have gotten fully vaccinated against Covid, and another important shot…

China’s embattled developer Evergrande is on the brink of default. Here’s why it matters

A man walks in front of unfinished residential buildings at the Evergrande Oasis, a housing complex…

Student debt can make buying a home feel impossible. Here are your options

@canada_by_alexis | iStock | Getty ImagesHalf of people who haven't yet purchased a home point to…

Debt ceiling vs government shutdown: How they’re different and why they matter

The U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC.Getty ImagesCongress faces two massive tasks over the next month: Funding…

California counties with high Covid vaccination rates helped Newsom cruise to victory in the recall election

California Governor Gavin Newsom speaks to members of the media after meeting students at Melrose Leadership…