Lobbyist brother of Biden advisor has reputation for deep connections and looking to avoid possible conflicts

The lobbyist brother of one of President-elect Joe Biden's top advisors has cultivated a reputation for…

Trump and first lady Melania will return to White House, skip New Year’s bash at Mar-a-Lago

U.S. President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump walk on the South Lawn of the…

Axios’ Mike Allen: Some Republicans think Trump is trying to sabotage GOP in Georgia Senate races

Axios co-founder Mike Allen told CNBC on Thursday that some Republicans believe President Donald Trump is hurting the…

Apple AirPods tips and tricks to get the most out of your AirPods

Phil Schiller, Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing at Apple Inc, discusses the Apple AirPods during…

New York City wants to vaccinate 1 million residents against Covid in January, Mayor de Blasio says

A worker of the New York City Fire Department Bureau of Emergency Medical Services (FDNY EMS)…

5 things to know before the stock market opens Thursday

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading…

Ford Motor and Bryan Cranston urge Americans to ‘finish strong’ and follow Covid precautions

Still from Ford's "Finish Strong" spot.FordIn a new ad campaign using actor Bryan Cranston, Ford Motor…

What the Biden presidency means for Turkey and Erdogan post-Trump

President Donald Trump (L) welcomes President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (R) of Turkey outside the West Wing…

HSBC names 2 countries that have tackled the virus and will reap the benefits

SINGAPORE — Singapore and Vietnam have been successful in controlling the coronavirus in 2020 and are…

Positive takeaways from 2020: Science, education, leisure

As 2020 draws to a close, many of us will be thankful to bid farewell to…

Beijing wants more agreements after Europe deal

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, European Council President Charles Michel, German Chancellor Angela Merkel,…

Oxford researcher confident Covid vaccines can be adapted to protect against future virus strains

Sir John Bell, a professor at Oxford University in the U.K., told CNBC on Wednesday he…

Trump-appointed federal media agency CEO blasted in letter by Radio Free Europe leaders

Michael PackSource: US SenateLeaders of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty blasted the Trump-appointed CEO of the U.S.…

CDC says new Covid strain in U.S. could further stress ‘already heavily burdened’ hospitals

CDC headquarters in AtlantaElijah Nouvelage | Bloomberg via Getty ImagesOfficials from the Centers for Disease Control…

McConnell likely dooms $2,000 checks

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) participates in a news conference at the U.S. Capitol in…

How the pandemic drove massive stock market gains, and what happens next

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.NYSEThe pandemic turned 2020 into a…

Appeals court sends lawsuit over Trump financial records back to lower court

U.S. President Donald Trump arrives to speak about the administration's coronavirus disease (COVID-19) testing plan in…

Amazon to buy podcast maker Wondery

Amazon Echo Dot speakerCNBC | Richard WashingtonAmazon announced Wednesday that it's acquiring podcasting company Wondery, expanding…

$2,000 checks stall in the Senate

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell speaks during a news conference after the Republicans' weekly senate…

Dow rises more than 150 points as market tries to reclaim record highs in final days of 2020

Stocks rose on Wednesday as the market tried to reclaim record highs in the final days…

Half of U.S. states will raise their minimum wage in 2021

People gather together to ask the McDonald’s corporation to raise workers wages to a $15 minimum…

Trump blames states as he faces criticism for slow Covid vaccine rollout

President Donald Trump tried on Wednesday to deflect criticism for a slower-than-expected rollout of the Covid-19…

Russell Okung’s bitcoin salary could trigger more pro athletes to invest

Russell Okung #76 of the Carolina PanthersGrant Halverson | Getty ImagesIt's often referred to as a…

Things to try with your new Echo

David Limp, senior vice president of devices and services at Amazon.com Inc., presents the Amazon Echo…

Stock futures rise as market tries to reclaim record highs in final days of 2020

U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher in early morning trading on Wednesday as the market…

Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid vaccine approved by UK regulator 

A Brazilian doctor voluntarily receives an injection as part of phase 3 trials of a vaccine…

‘Bullet has left the chamber’: Biden will not likely roll back Trump campaign against China tech

US President-elect Joe Biden delivers remarks on the Electoral college certification at the Queen Theatre in…

$600 stimulus checks will start going out Tuesday, Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin answers questions during a House Financial Services Committee hearing on "Oversight of…

Stock futures flat after market retreats from record highs

U.S. stock index futures were little changed in overnight trading on Tuesday as the market tried…

McConnell blocks $2,000 checks, ties them to Trump demands

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday blocked Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer's attempt to unanimously pass a bill…

U.S. confirms first case in Colorado

A person gestures towards a sign with a public health information message, amid the spread of…

Biden slams Trump’s vaccine effort, reiterates plan to administer 100 million doses in 100 days

US President-Elect Joe Biden talks to reporters after delivering remarks, before the holiday, at The Queen…

McConnell blocks Schumer bid to pass $2,000 checks

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday blocked Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer's attempt to unanimously pass a bill…

Third Point urges Intel to explore ‘strategic alternatives’

Third Point, the hedge fund led by Dan Loeb, is urging Intel's board of directors to…

Trump $2,000 stimulus check demand is nightmare for Republicans

President Donald Trump has opened up a can of worms in Georgia politics in his quest…

Intel shares rise after Third Point urges chipmaker to explore strategic alternatives as market share deteriorates

Intel CEO Robert Swan speaks at the Rakuten Optimism event in Yokohama, Japan, on July 31,…

American Airlines expects to fly less than half of 2019 schedule through February as virus spreads

American Airlines flight 718, the first U.S. Boeing 737 MAX commercial flight since regulators lifted a…

Boeing 737 Max passenger flights resume in U.S. after nearly two-year ban

MIAMI — The first U.S. commercial flight of Boeing's 737 Max since two deadly crashes prompted…

U.S. could be missing the new Covid variant ‘because the holes in our net are too wide,’ expert says

The new, highly transmissible coronavirus strain could be circulating undetected in the U.S., according to one…

McConnell blocks Schumer’s bid to unanimously pass $2,000 stimulus checks

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) talks with reporters following the weekly Republican Senate conference…

First U.S. commercial Boeing 737 Max flight in nearly 2 years takes off

MIAMI — The first U.S. commercial flight of Boeing's 737 Max since two deadly crashes prompted…

Stocks are flat after hitting fresh record highs

Stocks were mostly flat on Tuesday after reaching fresh all-time highs as traders weighed the possibility…

If stimulus checks are raised to $2,000, here’s how that may work

Chip Somodevilla | Getty ImagesAfter months of back-and-forth negotiations, lawmakers on both sides of the aisle…

how to get the most out of your new iPhone

iPhone 12 Mini and iPhone 12 Pro MaxTodd Haselton | CNBCYou may have received a new…

Skype co-founder Jaan Tallinn reveals the 3 existential risks he’s most concerned about

Skype co-founder Jaan TallinnCenter for the Study of Existential RiskLONDON – Skype co-founder Jaan Tallinn has…

How the Covid pandemic changed the foods we cook and crave in 2020

A shopper reaches toward a display of McCormick spices and flavorings in an Associated Supermarket in…

Pierre Cardin, ground-breaking fashion designer, dies

Designer Pierre Cardin poses during the Pierre Cardin Paris Haute Couture New Collection launch at Maxim's…

Boeing 737 Max set to return to U.S. skies after crashes

An American Airlines Boeing 737 MAX airplane takes off on a test flight from Dallas-Fort Worth…

House overrides Trump veto of $740 billion defense bill, sends to GOP-led Senate

An F/A-18F Super Hornet launches from the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt.Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class…

U.S. might be missing the new Covid variant ‘because the holes in our net are too wide’

The lack of Covid testing capacity in the United States could mean the new, highly transmissible…