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New York AG James says Trump Supreme Court tax records case won’t affect probe

New York Attorney General Letitia James said Monday that her office is continuing to actively investigate the Trump Organization's alleged inflation and deflation of property values to evade tax liability in the state and receive other financial benefits.James also said...

Trump campaign official David Bossie has coronavirus

From left; Former U.S. Rep. John Shadegg, Citizens United President David Bossie, former Arizona Treasurer Jeff DeWitt, Arizona U.S. Rep. Debbie Lesko, R-Ariz.,speaking, Republican Party Chairwoman Kelli Ward, and U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar, R-Ariz., participate in an Arizona Republican Party...

Biden calls on Congress to reform gun laws on anniversary of Parkland shooting

President Joe Biden speaks as he meets with Senators from both parties in the White House on Feb. 11, 2021.Doug Mills-Pool/Getty ImagesPresident Joe Biden on Sunday called on Congress to strengthen gun laws on the third anniversary of the mass...

Oath Keepers boss quoted Trump before Capitol riot

The self-described leader of the Florida chapter of the far-right Oath Keepers extremist group urged followers to travel to Washington with him on Jan. 6 because "Trump said It's gonna be wild!!!!!!" that day, court documents released Friday revealed."He wants...

Trump loses Pennsylvania ballot lawsuit seeking to block Biden win

Luzerne County employees open mail-in ballots to be counted at the elections board in Wilkes-Barre. Pennsylvania mail-in ballots are being counted with about fifty thousand in total, Luzerne County hopes to finish tonight.Aimee Dilger | LightRocket | Getty ImagesThe Pennsylvania...

Lev Parnas partner David Correia set to plead guilty

David Correia, a business partner of Rudy Giuliani's former associate Lev Parnas, is set to plead guilty in a case where both he and Parnas are charged with defrauding investors in a would-be company named "Fraud Guarantee, a court filing...

Russia-Ukraine tensions grow again on the border

LONDON — A significant rise in tensions between Russia and Ukraine in recent weeks is prompting fears of a revival of the military conflict.Since Russia's annexation of Crimea from Ukraine in 2014, there have been ongoing skirmishes between Ukraine's troops...

Joe Biden apparent presidential winner

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden speaks during a drive-in campaign rally in the parking lot of Cellairis Ampitheatre on October 27, 2020 in Atlanta, Georgia.Drew Angerer | Getty ImagesPresident-elect Joe Biden is the apparent winner of Georgia's presidential race, the...

Why Koch network won’t help Trump’s bid

The political advocacy group backed by billionaire Charles Koch has seen key policy victories under President Donald Trump, including regulatory and tax cuts. Yet, despite the president being at risk of losing the election to Democratic nominee Joe Biden, and potentially...

Trump meets with election advisors as Biden lead endures

U.S. President Donald Trump in the Cabinet Room at the White House in Washington, July 9, 2020.Kevin Lamarque | ReutersPresident Donald Trump met with his top election advisors on Wednesday as his chances for reversing an apparent win for President-elect...

Trump lawyer Michael Cohen pushes podcast as criminal probe continues

Michael Cohen, the former personal attorney of President Donald Trump, departs the U.S. Capitol after testifying before a closed House Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, February 28, 2019.Joshua Roberts | ReutersPodcasts sure make for strange bedfellows.Michael Cohen,...

‘America owns space’ with help from Elon Musk’s SpaceX

Gen. John Raymond, U.S. Space Command and Air Force Space Command commander, speaks at the Air Force Association Air, Space and Cyber Conference in National Harbor, Md., Sept. 16, 2019.Tech. Sgt. Armando Schwier-Morales | U.S. Air ForceWASHINGTON – The nation's...

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Stock futures modestly lower after major averages close at record highs

U.S. stock index futures were modestly lower in overnight trading on Thursday, after the major averages closed at new highs.Futures contracts tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 44 points. S&P 500 futures declined 0.09%, while Nasdaq 100...

China is set to join FTSE World Government Bond Index in October 2021

A Chinese national flag seen in front of Oriental Pearl Tower in Shanghai on September 8, 2019.Alex Tai | SOPA Images | LightRocket via Getty ImagesSINGAPORE — Major index provider FTSE Russell said Thursday it will add Chinese government bonds to...

Moderna Covid vaccine is 94.1% effective, plans to apply for emergency OK Monday

Moderna said Monday it will request emergency clearance from the Food and Drug Administration for its coronavirus vaccine after new data confirms the vaccine is more than 94% effective in preventing Covid-19 and was safe.Moderna is the second drugmaker to...

Taiwan chip sector to stay competitive despite China’s ambitions

Integrated circuits on a circuit board.filonmar | E+ | Getty ImagesTaiwan hopes to give China a run for its money — at least in the short run.The island's minister of economy told CNBC that Taiwan will remain competitive in the...

YouTube to crack down on election misinformation, over a month later

The logo of video-sharing website YouTube is displayed on a smartphone on November 19, 2018 in Berlin, Germany.Thomas Trutschel | Photothek via Getty ImagesAlphabet-owned YouTube...

Trump tweets from POTUS handle account, says looking ‘at the possibilities of building out our own platform’

U.S. President Donald Trump makes a fist during a rally to contest the certification of the 2020 U.S. presidential election results by the U.S. Congress...

Stock falls 6% despite Q3 sales record

A gamer uses a PS4 controller as he plays the new Ubisoft video game Watch Dogs Legion on October 28, 2020.Kenzo Tribouillard | AFP via...

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AMC, Cinemark won’t close theaters even as blockbusters flee 2020

AMC multiplex movie theater.NicolasMcComberAMC Theaters, the largest cinema chain in the U.S., and rival Cinemark said they have no plans to shutter theaters...

Congressional Democrats from New York call on Gov. Andrew Cuomo to resign

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo listens to speakers at a vaccination site on March 8, 2021, in New York.SETH WENIG | AFP |...

Exxon (XOM) earnings Q3 2020

A view of the Exxon Mobil refinery in Baytown, Texas.Jessica Rinaldi | ReutersExxon Mobil reported its third straight quarter of losses on Friday...

Attorney General Barr won’t name special counsel for Hunter Biden probe

Outgoing Attorney General William Barr said Monday that he saw no reason for a special counsel to take over the criminal investigation of...

How the pandemic impacts America’s “working poor”

Miami resident Willie Mae Daniels, with granddaughter, Karyah Davis, 6, was laid off from her job as a food service cashier at the...

Political chaos won’t make a dent in the market. Here’s why

The Capitol is seen behind a fence and a sign, in Washington, U.S., January 15, 2021.Joshua Roberts | ReutersHistory tends to repeat itself,...

CDC shortens social distancing guidelines for schools to 3 feet with masks

Giani Clarke,18, a senior at Wilson High School, takes a test in her AP Statistics class. The desks are doubled as a way...

David Tepper says be careful playing this speculative market game, noting it didn’t end well in 1999

David Tepper, Appaloosa Management Founder, said Thursday that investors who are long and playing the speculative game going on in the market right...
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Hilton Grand Vacations, J&J, NRG Energy & more

Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket:Hilton Grand Vacations (HGV) – The timeshare company posted a wider-than-expected loss...

Alibaba, Wayfair, Humana and more

Traders wait for the Wayfair IPO on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange October 2, 2014.Lucas Jackson | ReutersCheck out the...

Rocket Mortgage, Novavax, TripAdvisor and more

A woman holds a small bottle labeled with a "Coronavirus COVID-19 Vaccine" sticker and a medical syringe in front of displayed Novavax logo...

Lowe’s, MicroStrategy, Six Flags, Casper Sleep & more

Home Depot and Lowe's storesGetty ImagesCheck out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Lowe's - Shares of Lowe's ticked more than 3% lower...

Nikola, Weibo, DoorDash & more

Nikola Corporation rang the Nasdaq Closing Bell remotely from across the world.Source: The NasdaqCheck out the companies making headlines midday on Monday:Nikola —...