MIT researchers say you’re no safer from Covid indoors at 6 feet or 60 feet in new study challenging social distancing policies

The risk of being exposed to Covid-19 indoors is as great at 60 feet as it…

Elon Musk wants SpaceX to reach Mars so humanity is not a ‘single-planet species’

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk gives an update on the next-generation Starship spacecraft at the company's Texas…

California’s Cal State and UC to require Covid vaccinations for the fall semester

Students on the UC Berkeley campus on March 4, 2020 in Berkeley, California.Gabrielle Lurie | San…

SpaceX Crew-2 reaches orbit, with Elon Musk’s company launching 10 astronauts in under a year

SpaceX launched another group of astronauts for NASA early on Friday morning, with Elon Musk's company…

Stocks making the biggest moves after the bell: Intel, Snap, Silicon Labs, Boston Beer & more

Signage for Snap Inc., parent company of Snapchat, adorns the front of the New York Stock…

White House to use celebrities, athletes in ad campaign to combat Covid vaccine hesitancy

In this screengrab, Eva Longoria speaks at the 26th Annual Critics Choice Awards on March 07,…

Nikola shares surge on hydrogen fuel station plans with TravelCenters of America

Nikola Motor Company Hydrogen fuelSource: Nikola Motor CompanyShares of embattled electric truck manufacturer Nikola surged during…

Jaguar Land Rover, Daimler production scaled back due to global chip shortage

2020 Land Rover DefenderSource: Land RoverLONDON – The global chip shortage is continuing to wreak havoc…

Rich countries are refusing to waive the rights on Covid vaccines as global cases hit record levels

Medical workers converse among themselves at a quarantine center for Covid-19 coronavirus infected patients at a…

Biden hits 100-day vaccine goal as case counts in Michigan, U.S. show signs of slowing

President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the COVID-19 response and the state of vaccinations as Vice…

Zack Snyder’s ‘Justice League’ cut did little to boost HBO Max subscriptions

Ezra Miller, Ben Affleck and Gal Gadot star in "Justice League."Source: Warner Bros.Zack Snyder's cut of…

As women directors enter the Oscar spotlight, here are 13 filmmakers to watch

Golden Globe nominees for Best Director: Chloe Zhao (L), Emerald Fennell (C), and Regina KingGetty ImagesFor…

American posts fifth consecutive loss, Southwest turn profit thanks to federal aid

A Southwest Airlines jet leaves Midway Airport on in Chicago, Illinois.Scott Olson | Getty ImagesAmerican Airlines…

EU prepares legal action against AstraZeneca over vaccine delivery issues

President of the EU Commission Ursula von der LeyenThierry Monasse | Getty Images News | Getty…

Department stores like Nordstrom and Macy’s are still Americans’ favorite place to buy shoes

The women's shoe floor in Nordstrom's flagship department store location in New York City features a…

A house just rented in the Hamptons for $2 million for the summer

A beachfront residence is seen in East Hampton, New York.Jeffrey Basinger | ReutersA home in the…

$100 million New Jersey deli company Hometown International delisted from an over-the-counter market

Hometown Deli in Paulsboro, N.J.CNBCThe $100 million company that owns only a single New Jersey deli…

Cramer says bidding war for Kansas City Southern shows bargains remain in stock market

The bidding battle for railroad operator Kansas City Southern demonstrates that investors can still find undervalued stocks in…

Marvell closes on $10 billion Inphi deal, expanding data center and 5G business

Marvell Technology officially completed its $10 billion acquisition of Inphi, expanding its reach in data centers…

Chipotle’s quesadillas bring in new customers, contribute to digital sales growth

Chipotle's quesadillaChipotle Mexican GrillChipotle Mexican Grill's quesadillas were worth the wait.After years of tinkering with the…

Netflix deserves the benefit of the doubt, despite subscriber slowdown, Jim Cramer says

CNBC's Jim Cramer came to Netflix's defense Wednesday after shares of the streaming giant sold off…

Whirlpool CEO sees strong home trends boosting appliance sales even as prices rise

Demand for home goods and appliances is on the rise and the trend won't go away…

Final slate of ‘Jeopardy!’ guest hosts includes LeVar Burton and CNBC’s David Faber

(Left to right) George Stephanopoulos, LaVar Burton, Robin RobertsHeidi Gutman | Walt Disney Television via Getty…

Jim Beam distiller puts $1 billion behind sustainability, diversity, responsible drinking plans

Jim Beam BourbonSource: Jim BeamAlcohol company Beam Suntory announced Wednesday a $1 billion investment in new…

Chipotle earnings smash estimates as online sales overtake in-person orders

A person wearing a protective mask and gloves exits a Chipotle restaurant in San Francisco, California,…

Toronto Raptors coach Nick Nurse joins sports data company used by top NBA teams

Head coach Nick Nurse of the Toronto Raptors looks on during the first quarter against the…

Scientist who helped develop Pfizer-BioNTech Covid vaccine agrees third shot is needed as immunity wanes

The chief medical officer of BioNTech told CNBC on Wednesday that people will likely need a…

Taco Bell is testing its own meat alternative ahead of Beyond Meat trial

Taco Bell is testing the Cravetarian TacoSource: Taco BellTaco Bell has begun testing its own meat…

Yelp data shows more than half million new businesses opened in the past year

Kevin Kahovec and Mary Kate McGovern chat at Rizzo's Bar & Inn in Wrigleyville as coronavirus…

Peloton’s clash with agency over treadmill safety threatens to tarnish brand

Maggie Lu uses a Peloton Tread treadmill during CES 2018 at the Las Vegas Convention Center…

American Airlines to resume hiring pilots this fall as travel demand recovers

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

UIPath pursues one of the biggest software IPOs ever as investors rotate out of cloud stocks

UiPath co-founder and CEO Daniel DinesUiPathUiPath's New York Stock Exchange debut scheduled for Wednesday will mark…

Kobe Bryant’s estate may be quietly planning to launch its own brand

Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna Bryant attend a basketball game between the Los Angeles Lakers…

Congressional investigation launched into Emergent BioSolutions’ federal vaccine contracts

The Emergent BioSolutions plant, a manufacturing partner for Johnson & Johnson's Covid-19 vaccine, in Baltimore, Maryland,…

Virgin Galactic shares drop after Cathie Wood’s new space ETF dumps nearly half its holding

Virgin Galactic's spacecraft Unity comes into land during a glide test flight on May 1, 2020.Virgin…

Gap is taking its Athleta workout brand to Canada, rival Lululemon’s home turf

An employee rings up a customer's purchases at the Athleta store in New York.Ron Antonelli |…

Op-ed: Here’s how to reduce exposure to tax increases with charitable contributions

Image by Marie LaFauci | Moment | Getty ImagesAny possible tax changes for ultra-high-net-worth and high-net-worth investors could…

United Airlines reports fifth consecutive quarterly loss while travel demand starts to recover

A United Airlines Boeing 737 Max 9 aircraft lands at San Francisco International Airport on March…

Tobacco stocks drop on report Biden administration is planning to cut nicotine levels in cigarettes

Marlboro cigarettes, a product of Philip Morris InternationalDaniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesTobacco stocks tumbled…

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Peloton, GameStop, Harley-Davidson and more

A monitor displays Peloton Interactive Inc. signage during the company's initial public offering (IPO) across from…

Amazon signs with ULA for rockets to launch Jeff Bezos’ Kuiper internet satellites

Rendering of a United Launch Alliance' Atlas V rocket carrying Amazon satellites.ULA/AmazonAmazon is preparing to send…

Fauci says it’s ‘disturbing’ that some people won’t take Covid vaccine because of politics

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases testifies before the…

CDC says fewer than 6,000 Americans have contracted Covid after being fully vaccinated

Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Rochelle Walensky, testifies before a House Select…

Coca-Cola will raise prices to offset higher commodity costs

James Quincey, the CEO of The Coca-Cola Company, speaks during an interview with CNBC on the…

McDonald’s teams up with BTS to spotlight the K-pop band’s favorite order

BTS attend Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve With Ryan Seacrest 2020 on December 31, 2019…

United adds summer flights to Iceland, Greece and Croatia in hopes vaccinations spur travel rebound

A Boeing 787 Dreamliner operated by United Airlines takes off at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)…

European Super League announced — with 12 football clubs, including six from England

Trent Alexander-Arnold of Liverpool controls the ball during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final Second Leg…

Want to work in the growing space industry? How one CEO says hiring needs to expand

A Falcon rocket launches a Starlink mission in October 2020.SpaceXThe growth of space businesses makes this…

Fauci says U.S. will likely resume use of J&J Covid vaccine with a warning or restriction

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases testifies at the…

The post-pandemic spending spree has begun. Here are 6 things Americans are buying

Shoppers wearing protective masks carry bags on Market Street in San Francisco, California, on Wednesday, April…