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North Korea national extradited to U.S., faces money laundering charges

Kim Yu Song, counsellor at the North Korean Embassy to Malaysia reads out statement to the media outside the North Korea embassy. North Korea cuts diplomatic ties with Malaysia in protest after a court ruling that a North Korean citizen...

Jacob Fracker, Virginia National Guard corporal, charged in U.S. Capitol riot

This Jan. 6, 2021 photo made available by the United States Capitol Police in a complaint and arrest warrant shows Rocky Mount Police Department Sgt. Thomas "T.J." Robertson and officer Jacob Fracker in the Capitol in front of a statute...

Man linked to Trump friend Roger Stone arrested for Capitol riot

Supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump protest in front of the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, January 6, 2021.Stephanie Keith | ReutersA man linked to Roger Stone — the Republican "dirty trickster" who received a pardon from his friend former...

Justice Department intervenes in Trump and E. Jean Carroll case

E. Jean Carroll visits 'Tell Me Everything' with John Fugelsang the SiriusXM Studios on July 11, 2019 in New York.Noam Galai | Getty ImagesSeveral lawyers on Wednesday blasted the U.S. Department of Justice's last-minute effort to act as President Donald...

3rd District pits Cindy Axne against David Young

Rep. Cindy Axne, D-Iowa.Bill Clark | CQ-Roll Call, Inc. | Getty ImagesIn a year when Democrats have high hopes of expanding their House majority, the task starts with defending the ground they gained in flipping the chamber in 2018.A rematch...

Mnuchin is hopeful about aid deal with Pelosi

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he will talk to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi about coronavirus stimulus again Wednesday and is "hopeful" about the prospects of a deal."I say we're going to give it one more serious try to get this done and...

U.S. sanctions companies that back Myanmar military following coup

Myanmar's military checkpoint is seen on the way to the congress compound in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1, 2021.Stringer | ReutersThe Treasury Department has issued new sanctions targeting holding companies that financially support the Myanmar military.The sanctions come after increased effort...

Pro-Trump super PAC America First Action raised over $42 million in September

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to reporters as he arrives at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix, Arizona, October 19, 2020.Carlos Barria | ReutersPro-Trump super PAC America First Action had its biggest fundraising month of the year in September,...

House Democrats aim to pass $1.9 trillion Covid relief bill on Friday

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), joins fellow members of Congress to observe a moment of silence on the steps of the U.S. Capitol, on February 23, 2021 in Washington, DC.Al Drago | Getty ImagesHouse Democrats plan to pass...

Voters see Trump, Biden as mentally unfit to be president

Joe Biden and Donald TrumpRon Adar | Echoes Wire | Barcroft Media via Getty Images; Mandel Ngan | AFP | Getty ImagesMost voters in six 2020 swing states do not consider either President Donald Trump or Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden mentally...

Biden leans into working class roots to draw a contrast with Trump

WASHINGTON – Joe Biden embraced his blue collar roots and his political centrism on Thursday night during a town hall hosted by CNN in Biden's hometown of Scranton, Pennsylvania. On question after question, Biden replied with answers aimed directly at what his...

Senators to unveil relief bill

Bipartisan lawmakers plan to unveil a coronavirus stimulus package Tuesday after months of congressional inaction on curbing the economic damage from the outbreak.Sen. Mark Warner, a Virginia Democrat and part of a group in Congress that has discussed a new...

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Chainalysis doubles valuation to $2 billion with Benioff backing

Marc Benioff, Co-CEO of SalesForce speaking at the WEF in Davos, Switzerland on Jan. 22, 2019.Adam Galica | CNBCChainalysis, a start-up that sells blockchain data analytics tools, announced Friday that it's raised $100 million in an investment round valuing the...

Asia markets: Australia inflation; coronavirus, currencies

SINGAPORE — Stocks in Asia-Pacific slipped in Wednesday morning trade as coronavirus infections continue to rise stateside.In Japan, the Nikkei 225 shed 0.39% while the Topix index declined 0.57%. South Korea's Kospi also traded 0.24% lower.Shares in Australia were lower,...

Sweden’s high coronavirus death toll could be linked to a mild flu season, chief scientist says

People walk on Stranvagen in Stockholm on September 19, 2020.JONATHAN NACKSTRAND | AFP | Getty ImagesSweden's chief epidemiologist has partly blamed the country's high coronavirus death toll on mild flu outbreaks in recent winters."When many people die of the flu...

Japan’s revised second-quarter GDP data expected

Stocks in Asia Pacific were set to open higher on Tuesday as investors await the release of Japan's revised second-quarter gross domestic product data.Futures pointed to a higher open for Japanese stocks, with the Nikkei futures contract in Chicago at...

Groceries, sporting goods top gainers

A United Parcel Service Inc. (UPS) driver delivers boxes in New York, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020.Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesU.S. e-commerce sales...

AFRM starts trading on Nasdaq

Affirm Holdings Inc. website home screen on a laptop computer in an arranged photograph taken in Little Falls, New Jersey, U.S., on Wednesday, Dec. 9,...

Google San Jose campus images: First look

Google releases San Jose campus renderingGoogleGoogle has released a first look at its next massive campus — and it looks nothing like those before it.The...

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Ex-Goldman banker seeks review of 1MDB criminal charges in Malaysia

Roger Ng, a former banker for Goldman Sachs Group Inc., left, exits from federal court in the Brooklyn borough of New York, U.S.,...

Why top analysts back stocks like Netflix, Bank of America

A woman is reflected in a puddle as she passes a Bank of America branch in New York's Times Square.Brendan McDermid | ReutersThe...

GM and Honda to estabish strategic alliance in North America

A General Motors employee works Dec. 13, 2019 at the automaker's plant in Wentzville, Missouri.Photo by Melissa Vaeth for General MotorsGeneral Motors and...

How market trades after a presidential election, according to history

History said that the market would be volatile leading into the presidential election. History was right. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed out...

Virgin Galactic, GameStop, Cirrus Logic and more

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.NYSEHere are the stocks making headlines in after hours trading.Virgin Galactic — Shares...

Deere, Dropbox, Novavax & more

Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket:Deere (DE) – The heavy equipment maker earned $3.87 per share for...

Lockheed Martin partners with Omnispace for satellite 5G network

A rendering of Lockheed Martin's 400 series satellite buses, which range from 400 kg to 800 kg in weight.Lockheed MartinLockheed Martin's space division...

Why the tech ‘rollover’ could be a major buying opportunity

One top strategist is calling the tech slump a major buying opportunity.According to Oppenheimer Asset Management's John Stoltzfus, the group will rebound because...
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Apple, Tesla, Beyond Meat, Amazon & more

Apple CEO Tim Cook delivers the keynote address during the 2019 Apple Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) on June 03, 2019 in San Jose,...

Urban Outfitters, KB Home, Repay Holdings & more

Check out the companies making headlines in after hours trading.Urban Outfitters — Shares of the retailer slid more than 11% after Urban Outfitters...

Stock market may be misreading what weak jobs report means for the Fed

The much weaker than expected April jobs report reinforces the Federal Reserve's easy policy stance, but some strategists still expect the central bank...

Morgan Stanley, Sunrun, Comcast and more

Aaron Newsom, left, an installer for the solar company, Sunrun, and Tim McKibben, a senior installer, prepare solar panels to be installed on...

Tesla, General Motors, Wells Fargo and more

General Motors said Monday that it is suspending its quarterly dividend and stock buybacks to preserve cash during the coronavirus pandemic.JEFF KOWALSKY |...