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The NBA announced Barack Obama would use his new equity stake in NBA Africa to expand the Obama Foundation.
E-commerce sales continue to boom, but the rate of growth has changed from a year ago when the U.S. was sheltering in place, UPS CEO Carol Tome said on CNBC.
‘We are all kind of scared’: After president takes over all of government, Tunisians wonder what’s next
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The developments represent the biggest challenge to Tunisia's democracy since it was forged in the wake of the 2011 Arab Spring protests.
Lora Kolodny explains Tesla's record-breaking quarter, and why it's so hard to know how the company's bitcoin holdings are performing.
The Biden administration said it will speed up asylum claim processing at the border while also streamlining deportations for migrants who don't qualify.
Employers are rethinking return-to-office amid delta variant spread and CDC indoor masking guidance
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The uptick in Covid cases, as well as new CDC guidance, could be a blow to employers planning to bring office employees back to the workplace in the fall.
Lawmakers appeared unconvinced cryptocurrencies would make a good solution to the existing and very flawed financial system.
Stimulus checks and child tax credit payments help prompt calls to expand another credit benefitting workers
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The earned income tax credit is more generous for workers in 2021. Now there are calls to make that expansion permanent.
Biden says vaccine mandate for all federal employees is under consideration following VA order
Today 15:56 EDT
President Joe Biden said his administration is weighing whether to require federal employees to be vaccinated for the coronavirus.
A 3,500-year-old clay tablet purchased by the Hobby Lobby arts and crafts chain for $1.6 million has been forfeited to the United States.
Apple set to report earnings after the bell
Today 15:47 EDT
The June quarter is typically Apple's slowest of the year, but the company has recently seen a surge in Mac and iPad sales during the pandemic.
Simone Biles withdrew from final 'to focus on my mental health' — here's how to tell if you need a break
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Simone Biles withdrew from the team gymnastics final for mental health reasons. A sports and performance psychologist shares how to tell if you need to take a mental health break, and what that looks...
Alphabet set to report Q2 2021 earnings after the bell
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Here's what to expect from Starbucks earnings
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Microsoft set to report earnings after the bell
Today 15:30 EDT
Microsoft signaled that improvements in advertising and labor markets should boost parts of its business, alongside continued Azure cloud strength.
Online brokerage pioneer and trader Tom Sosnoff told CNBC on Tuesday he expects Robinhood's imminent public listing to go well this week.
GE CEO optimistic about aviation unit with leisure trips back, business travel not far behind
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"I think on balance, that's what gives us the optimism and the confidence about our aviation business," General Electric CEO Larry Culp told CNBC on Tuesday.
Mississippi and Louisiana have some of the worst vaccine rates and highest hospitalizations in U.S.
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Two of the states hit hardest last week, Mississippi and Louisiana and, have some of the nation's worst vaccination rates and climbing Covid hospitalizations.
Schumer, Democrats push Biden to extend federal student loan payment pause as deadline nears
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Democrats are pushing President Joe Biden to extend a moratorium on federal student loan payments and forgive up to $50,000 in debt.
U.S. sells one-of-a-kind Wu-Tang Clan album forfeited by 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli
Today 13:42 EDT
An album by the hip-hop group Wu-Tang Clan, which was forfeited as part of "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli's criminal conviction, has been sold by the government.
When the Fed emerges from its July meeting, it may sound a bit more dovish than expected just a few weeks ago.
Wages are rising. But has inflation given workers a 2% pay cut?
Today 13:30 EDT
Average hourly wages grew 3.6% in June relative to last year, the most in over a decade. But has inflation mitigated that increase?
No health insurance? There's still time to sign up for subsidized private coverage during special enrollment window
Today 13:25 EDT
About 3 out of 5 eligible uninsured Americans should be able to access zero-premium plans, according to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
U.S. will conduct airstrikes in Afghanistan against the Taliban as foreign forces withdraw
Today 13:05 EDT
The U.S. will continue to conduct airstrikes against the Taliban in Afghanistan but has made no promise about what will happen after Aug. 31.
Binance CEO says he’s willing to step down as world's biggest crypto exchange welcomes regulation
Today 12:54 EDT
Binance CEO Changpeng "CZ" Zhao said he's willing to step down from his role as the cryptocurrency exchange seeks to become a regulated financial institution.