U.S. launched overnight airstrikes on the Taliban to support Afghan forces

U.S. Marines from Charlie 1/1 of the 15th MEU (Marine Expeditionary Unit) fill sandbags around their…

U.S. sanctions Cuban officials over crackdown on protests as Biden warns: ‘This is just the beginning’

Special forces troops patrol at Prado Avenue following the protests in Cuba, Havana on July 21,…

Chinese prosecutor, ex-NYPD cop charged with stalking, harassing U.S. residents on behalf of China

A Chinese soldier stands guard in front of Tiananmen Gate outside the Forbidden City in Beijing.Getty…

Trump allies Jordan and Banks were ‘ridiculous’ choices for Jan. 6 commission, Pelosi says

There was "no way" that two Republican lawmakers were going to serve on the House select…

House votes to expand and speed up visa process for Afghans who helped the U.S. during war

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) takes questions as she holds her weekly news conference with Capitol…

Disgraced lawyer Michael Avenatti will appeal sentence and conviction in Nike extortion case

Michael Avenatti, attorney and founding partner of Eagan Avenatti LP, arrives to federal court in Santa…

U.S. appoints special envoy to promote peace in Haiti after assassination of nation’s president

Officials attend a ceremony in honor of late Haitian President Jovenel Moise at the National Pantheon…

This under-the-radar retail winner up 260% in 12 months could have more upside, trader says

One winner in the retail space has quietly been making new highs after rallying more than…

Jim Cramer says near-term Covid delta variant concerns won’t threaten long-term stock market gains

CNBC's Jim Cramer said Thursday investors should keep a long-term focus on the U.S. economic recovery…

Domino’s CEO says return of late-night, weekend orders fueling sales growth during Covid reopening

Domino's Pizza CEO Ritch Allison told CNBC on Thursday the Covid economic reopening has actually provided…

Quest Diagnostics is seeing a rise in Covid tests as delta variant spreads, CEO says

Quest Diagnostics CEO Steve Rusckowski told CNBC on Thursday the company is seeing an increase in Covid-19…

Delta variant is one of the most infectious respiratory diseases known, CDC director says

Rochelle Walensky, Director of the CDCSource: CDC | YouTubeThe delta Covid variant is one of the…

Snap pops more than 13% on earnings beat and user growth

CEO of Snap Inc. Evan Spiegel walks to a morning session at the Allen & Company…

Intel beats as PC platform volume increases 33% from last year

Pat GelsingerHoracio Villalobos | Corbis News | Getty ImagesIntel shares fell 2% after CEO Pat Gelsinger's…

Twitter posts fastest revenue growth since 2014 in pandemic rebound

Jack Dorsey creator, co-founder, and Chairman of Twitter and co-founder & CEO of Square arrives on…

NFL warns teams could forfeit games, lose money if Covid outbreaks occur among unvaccinated players

General view of the NFL Shield logo on the field before Super Bowl LV between the…

CDC group weighs Covid booster shots for immunocompromised people at higher risk of breakthrough infections

Geert Vanden Wijngaert | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesA CDC advisory group is considering whether fully vaccinated…

The internet outage that took down several major websites seems to be fixed

Several major websites briefly went down Thursday in a widespread outage linked to content distribution network…

Warner Bros. to produce more than 10 films exclusively for HBO Max release

In this photo illustration an HBO Max logo seen displayed on a smartphone.SOPA Images | LightRocket…

Georgia film industry saw record production spend during coronavirus pandemic

Tom Hiddleston stars as Loki in the Disney+ series "Loki."DisneyPent-up demand for filming locations during the…

Dr. Scott Gottlieb says the Covid delta spike may peak in late August, sooner than many believe

Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC on Thursday the current spike in Covid infections due to the…

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Blackstone, DiDi, Netgear and more

Blackstone Group office in Luxembourg.Geert Vanden Wijngaert | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesCheck out the companies making…

Chipotle, Starbucks and Domino’s stocks hit all-time highs as investors shrug off delta variant

Chipotle restaurant in New York CityScott Mlyn | CNBCDomino's Pizza, Chipotle Mexican Grill and Starbucks hit…

CDC says benefits of J&J Covid vaccine still outweigh risks after reports of rare neurological disorder

Vials of Johnson & Johnson's Janssen coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine.Johnson & Johnson via ReutersThere have been…

Unilever CEO ‘fully committed’ to Israel business after Ben & Jerry’s stops selling in occupied territories

Tubs of ice-cream are seen as a laborer works at Ben & Jerry's factory in Be'er…

IRS estimates of unpaid taxes are ‘unfounded,’ says Rep. Kevin Brady

Rep. Kevin Brady said the IRS shouldn't receive more enforcement funding because estimates of unpaid taxes…

Watch these two casual dining stocks as group dips this month, traders say

Casual dining stocks are trying to claw back from their lows this month.Big names in the…

Virgin Galactic flight test director Mark Stucky, who led first spaceflight, departs from company

Mark "Forger" Stucky, after piloting the company's first successful spaceflight on December 13, 2018.Virgin GalacticMark "Forger"…

Watch live: CDC advisory panel discusses rare autoimmune disorder linked to J&J vaccine

[The stream is slated to start at 11 a.m. ET. Please refresh the page if you…

Mercedes plans to go all-electric by the end of the decade

Sina Schuldt | picture alliance | Getty ImagesGermany's Daimler said Thursday that its Mercedes-Benz brand would…

Bipartisan infrastructure plan could get another chance after Senate setback

US President Joe Biden exits the Oval Office for Marine One on the South Lawn of…

Iran opens new oil terminal in bid to bypass crucial Strait of Hormuz for exports

President of Iran, Hassan Rouhani speaks during the National Combat Board Meeting with Coronavirus (Covid-19) in…

Republicans sink Schumer’s test vote on bipartisan infrastructure plan, but talks continue

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) looks down the hall after speaking to reporters following…

Biden to visit Ohio for third time during his presidency to push his economic agenda

U.S. President Joe Biden arrives to board Air Force One for travel to Ohio from Joint…

McCarthy threatens to pull GOP members from House Jan. 6 committee after Pelosi rejects Trump allies Jordan and Banks

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., speaks during his news conference on Wednesday, July 21, 2021.Bill…

U.S., Germany strike a deal to allow completion of controversial Russian Nord Stream 2 pipeline

Workers during the production process of pipes at the Nord Stream 2 facility at Mukran on…

U.S. coordinating with allies to evacuate 4,000 Afghan nationals who helped coalition forces

U.S. Army 1st Lt. Benjamin Riley (right) and a Provincial Reconstruction Team Zabul interpreter (center) meet…

White House officials encourage states to get rental assistance out faster

A rally to prevent Massachusetts evictions in front of Boston Housing Court on Oct. 15, 2020.MediaNews…

Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman is set to visit China next week

Wendy Sherman, nominee for deputy secretary of State, testifies during her Senate Foreign Relations Committee confirmation…

Infrastructure bill is ‘still being negotiated,’ Republicans to block key Senate vote, top GOP senator says

Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, talks with reporters before the Senate Policy luncheons in the Capitol on…

Tom Barrack’s arrest puts the spotlight on United Arab Emirates’ crucial role in Trump’s foreign policy

The arrest Tuesday of a key Trump ally, who is accused of lobbying illegally for the…

Schumer defends tight infrastructure deadline as GOP threatens to tank key vote

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer(R) (D-NY)speaks to the media during a weekly news briefing on Capitol…

DEA agent arrested for participating in Jan. 6 Capitol riot by Trump supporters

Police clear the U.S. Capitol Building with tear gas as supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump…

Tom Barrack charged with illegally lobbying then-President Trump on behalf of UAE

Thomas Barrack, a private equity investor who is a close friend of former President Donald Trump,…

White House official and Pelosi staff member test positive for Covid

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) addresses a news conference on upcoming infrastructure legislation, on Capitol…

Trump ally Jim Jordan among Republicans chosen for committee investigating Jan. 6 Capitol riot

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks during his weekly news conference at the U.S. Capitol…

Uber to buy a company that makes software to manage shipping for $2.25 billion

An Uber Freight truck.Source: Travis Kalanick | TwitterUber Freight, the rideshare company's trucking division, said Thursday…

Steve Jobs’ 1973 job application is up for auction as an NFT

Steve Jobs explains the iPhone to CNBC in 2007CNBCA 1973 handwritten job application from Apple co-founder…

Apple’s recent privacy changes likely won’t affect Q2 tech earnings

The coronavirus pandemic is expected to speed up a move away from advertising on TV and…

British fintech boss sounds the alarm about ‘dangers’ of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies

Anne Boden, CEO of Starling Bank, speaking at Web Summit 2019 in Lisbon, Portugal.Harry Murphy |…