Boeing-backed start-up Wisk inks first deal to operate air taxis in the U.S.

Wisk Cora eVTOL air taxiSource: Wisk AeroWisk, a start-up backed by Boeing and Kitty Hawk, has…

Electric vehicles and renewables will need a dramatic rise in mineral supply, IEA warns 

The supply of critical minerals crucial for technologies such as wind turbines and electric vehicles will…

U.S. cases, vaccinations continue to drop as White House sets new inoculation goal

U.S. President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the COVID-19 response and the vaccination program during an…

WHO to open a global pandemic ‘intelligence’ hub in Germany

A healthcare worker cares for a Covid-19 patient in the ICU ward at the Robert Bosch…

India foreign minister self-isolating after Covid scare at UK’s in-person G-7 summit

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken attends a press conference with India's Foreign Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar…

DeepMind extends hunt for the world’s best A.I. researchers to Toronto

Demis Hassabis, co-founder of Google's artificial intelligence (AI) startup DeepMind.Jeon Heon-Kyun | Getty ImagesLONDON – DeepMind,…

Singapore’s Covid situation could start improving in a matter of weeks, professor says

SINGAPORE — Singapore is facing its biggest local outbreak of Covid-19 infections in months — but…

3 key trends are set to dominate consumer behavior in Asia in 2021, survey says

The coronavirus economic recovery, continued tech adoption and increased demand for health products are three trends…

Canceling dinner reservations could now have ‘devastating’ effects for a restaurant

The White Lion pub seen at Covent Garden, UK.SOPA Images | LightRocket | Getty ImagesAs countries…

U.S. birth and fertility rates dropped to another record low in 2020, CDC says

A newborn baby is cuddled by her mother while asleep.Tim Clayton | Corbis News | Getty…

Goodyear Tire CEO says company has enough supply to blunt looming rubber shortage

Goodyear Tire & Rubber CEO Rich Kramer told CNBC Tuesday that he doesn't expect a looming…

Covid vaccine incentives make U.S. look ‘like a nation of sulky adolescents,’ doctor says

Dr. Peter Hotez said Tuesday that the optics of having to incentivize the Covid vaccine do…

Facebook Workplace reaches 7 million paid subscribers

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in 2017.KENZO TRIBOUILLARDFacebook on Tuesday announced that its Workplace enterprise communications software…

SpaceX: Over 500,000 orders for Starlink satellite internet service received to date

A Starlink user terminal being set up.SpaceXElon Musk's SpaceX has received more than 500,000 orders so…

Life is Good almost filed for bankruptcy last year. Here’s what CEO says saved the retailer

Life is Good was on the verge of filing for bankruptcy protection last year, according to…

Gary Vaynerchuk: These three social platforms are a ‘requirement’ for small businesses to succeed

Serial entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk says businesses should begin to innovate in this time of crisis by…

‘Shark Tank’s Robert Herjavec: The biggest fear-based risk business owners face right now

Robert Herjavec, CEO, Herjavec GroupScott Mlyn | CNBCRobert Herjavec, "Shark Tank" co-host and Herjavec Group founder,…

Still missing a stimulus check? What to know about claiming the funds

The U.S. government has sent billions of dollars in stimulus checks to Americans since the onset…

Elon Musk’s upcoming SNL appearance is fueling dogecoin’s rise, says analyst

Elon Musk, Founder and Chief Engineer of SpaceX, speaks during the Satellite 2020 Conference in Washington,…

Biden’s new Covid vaccination goal is for 70% of adults to have at least one shot by July 4

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

The Mega Millions jackpot is $345 million. Here are tips for handling the windfall if you win

Scott Olson | Getty ImagesThere's a chance someone holding a Mega Millions ticket is about to…

Pfizer scientist expects elderly, people with underlying conditions to be first to get Covid vaccine booster shots

A healthcare worker gives the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine to Norman G. Einspruch, 88, a cardiology patient, as…

Ripple appoints a former U.S. treasurer to its board amid legal fight with the SEC

Brad Garlinghouse, chief executive officer of Ripple Labs Inc., speaks during a panel discussion at the…

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: U.S. Steel, CVS Health, SolarEdge and more

A customer walks towards the entrance of a CVS Health Corp. store in downtown Los Angeles,…

Emails between Steve Jobs and other Apple execs reveal conflict with Facebook has spanned more than a decade

Andrew Harrer | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesAn email chain revealed by Epic Games as part of…

NBA union executive leads talks to help players make more money from NFTs

Joi Garner, executive vice president and general counsel for THINK450, the National Basketball Players Association's licensing…

How Apple turned dongles into a big business

If you bought a computer or a phone in the last five years, you know what…

Sotheby’s to accept bitcoin and ether for an upcoming auction of a Banksy painting

Sotheby's announced Tuesday it will accept bitcoin and ether in an upcoming auction of Banksy's "Love…

Firefly Aerospace becomes the latest space unicorn after $175 million raise

The company prepares its first Alpha rocket for launch at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.Firefly…

Biden’s business allies are helping the White House coax the private sector into backing climate change push

US President Joe Biden delivers remarks and participates in the virtual Leaders Summit on Climate Session…

Ola hires ex-Jaguar and Aston Martin designer to work on electric vehicles

The Ola app displayed on a smartphone.Mint | Hindustan Times | Getty ImagesOla, an Indian competitor…

Under Armour shares rise as retailer hikes full-year outlook, sees demand returning

Shoppers pass an Under Armour store in White Plains, New York.Scott Mlyn | CNBCUnder Armour on…

Indian Premier League: 2021 competition suspended amid coronavirus outbreak in country

Delhi Daredevils bowler Trent Boult bowls during an IPL cricket match against the Rajasthan Royals.Vishal Bhatnagar…

India reports more than 357,000 new Covid cases as total crosses 20 million

A man with his bicycle on a street in the old quarters of New Delhi on…

Cramer rejects Buffett’s stance on stock picking, endorses a hybrid investing model

CNBC's Jim Cramer on Monday rejected Warren Buffett's assertion that Wall Street's new retail investors stay…

Bill Gates and Melinda Gates are splitting up after 27 years

Bill Gates, co-founder and former CEO of Microsoft, and his wife, Melinda French Gates, said on…

About 1.5 million people still pay for AOL — but now they get tech support and identity theft services instead of dial-up internet

American Online shirt, AOL from Urban OutfittersSource: Urban OutfittersAmid the hodgepodge of Verizon Media assets that…

Amazon says its ad-supported video reaches more than 120 million viewers a month

Jaap Arriens | NurPhoto | Getty Images Amazon said Monday its ad-supported streaming video content now…

Venture capitalist Alan Patricof: Capital gains tax hike would not change investor behavior

Alan Patricof, a longtime tech investor and Democratic donor, told CNBC on Monday he is not…

Lydall testing air filter system to convert CO2 into oxygen on Mars with NASA rover, CEO says

A filtration materials company that watched its stock rise amid the need for protective gear to…

Jim Cramer says these outdoor plays are a buy as the economy reopens

CNBC's Jim Cramer said Monday investors should look at stocks exposed to outdoor activities such as…

Stocks making the biggest moves after the bell: Under Armour, Mosaic, XPO Logistics & more

Check out the companies making headlines after the bell on Monday:Mosaic — Shares of the fertilizer…

Wealthy may face up to 61% tax rate on inherited wealth under Biden plan

Wealthy families could face combined tax rates of as much as 61% on inherited wealth under…

Retail stocks surge as Florida and New York announce plans to lift Covid restrictions

A Gap store in New York, August 2, 2020.Scott Mlyn | CNBCA number of retail stocks…

XPO Logistics reports quarterly earnings and revenue that beat expectations, raises guidance

XPO LogisticsSource: XPO LogisticsXPO Logistics on Monday afternoon announced better-than-expected quarterly earnings and revenue on the…

Apple defends App Store control in court, saying it doesn’t want to be Android

Tim Sweeney, chief executive officer of Epic Games Inc., arrives at U.S. district court in Oakland,…

New Jersey to give free beer to Covid vaccine recipients

Phil Murphy, New Jersey's governor, speaks at a news conference after touring the New Jersey Convention…

Microsoft is rolling out a new default font to 1.2 billion Office users after 14 years — and the designer of the old one is surprised

Luc(as) de Groot in Berlin.Sonja KnechtOn Thursday, Microsoft announced a change coming soon to some of…

Amazon’s exclusive ‘Thursday Night Football’ package will begin in 2022 instead of 2023

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) talks with Kansas City Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy…

Twitter launches Spaces live-audio rooms to all users with more than 600 followers

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey addresses students during a town hall at the Indian Institute of Technology…