Brexit: UK urges EU to consider immediate overhaul of Northern Ireland Protocol

PoliticsBrexit: UK urges EU to consider immediate overhaul of Northern Ireland ProtocolPublished Wed, Jul 21 20216:45 AM EDTUpdated Wed, Jul 21 202110:54 AM EDTElliot Smith@ElliotSmithCNBCShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points The British government's Brexit minister, Lord Frost, told Parliament on Wednesday...

U.S. coordinating with allies to evacuate 4,000 Afghan nationals who helped coalition forces

PoliticsU.S. coordinating with allies to evacuate 4,000 Afghan nationals who helped coalition forcesPublished Wed, Jul 21 20214:33 PM EDTAmanda Macias@amanda_m_maciasShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points The United States is working with allies on securing several overseas locations for approximately 4,000 Afghan...

Tokyo Olympics ready to start, but Covid overshadows the world’s greatest sports spectacle

SportsTokyo Olympics ready to start, but Covid overshadows the world's greatest sports spectacle Published Tue, Jul 20 202110:49 AM EDTJabari Young@JabariJYoungShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points The Tokyo Olympics is set to open Friday, but officials remain cautious due to Covid-19...

Man busted in 2020 Twitter hack, bitcoin scam of Biden, Obama, Musk, Buffett accounts

PoliticsMan busted in 2020 Twitter hack, bitcoin scam of Biden, Obama, Musk, Buffett accountsPublished Wed, Jul 21 202112:11 PM EDTUpdated 17 Min AgoDan Mangan@_DanManganShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points A British man was arrested in Spain in connection with the 2020...

Jack Dorsey hopes bitcoin will help bring about world peace

MarketsJack Dorsey hopes bitcoin will help bring about world peacePublished Wed, Jul 21 20213:56 PM EDTUpdated An Hour AgoMaggie Fitzgerald@mkmfitzgeraldShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points "My hope is that is creates world peace or helps create world peace," Dorsey said during...

Microsoft acquires security start-up CloudKnox

TechMicrosoft acquires security start-up CloudKnoxPublished Wed, Jul 21 202112:10 PM EDTUpdated 3 Hours AgoJordan Novet@jordannovetShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points CloudKnox's software can help organizations ensure that employees and virtual identities don't have too much permission to take action on cloud...

As China’s debt risks grow, here are 3 warning signs to watch

China EconomyAs China's debt risks grow, here are 3 warning signs to watchPublished Tue, Jul 20 202110:50 PM EDTEvelyn Cheng@chengevelynWeizhen Tan@weizentShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points As China's growth slows, authorities are looking to strike a better balance between maintaining control...

John Kerry issues warning over climate, calls on China to step up on emissions cuts

Sustainable EnergyJohn Kerry issues warning over climate, calls on China to step up on emissions cutsPublished Wed, Jul 21 20219:04 AM EDTUpdated 5 Hours AgoAnmar FrangoulShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points "The climate crisis, my friends, is the test of our...

Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman is set to visit China next week

PoliticsDeputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman is set to visit China next weekPublished Wed, Jul 21 20219:21 AM EDTUpdated 6 Hours AgoAmanda Macias@amanda_m_maciasShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman will meet with Chinese officials next week...

Tom Barrack’s arrest puts the spotlight on United Arab Emirates’ crucial role in Trump’s foreign policy

PoliticsTom Barrack's arrest puts the spotlight on United Arab Emirates' crucial role in Trump's foreign policyPublished Tue, Jul 20 20217:55 PM EDTUpdated Tue, Jul 20 20218:25 PM EDTKevin Breuninger@KevinWilliamBAmanda Macias@amanda_m_maciasShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points The United Arab Emirates played a...

Foxconn says critical iPhone factory hasn’t been hit by massive floods in China

TechFoxconn says critical iPhone factory hasn't been hit by massive floods in ChinaPublished Wed, Jul 21 20212:00 AM EDTUpdated 4 Hours AgoArjun Kharpal@ArjunKharpalShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points Zhengzhou, in China's central Henan province, has been hit with torrential rain causing...

BlackRock upgrades Japan stocks, says they’re attractive despite Olympics Covid risks

Asia MarketsBlackRock upgrades Japan stocks, says they're attractive despite Olympics Covid risksPublished Wed, Jul 21 20213:35 AM EDTWeizhen Tan@weizentShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points The emergence of Covid cases surrounding the Olympics held in Japan is "obviously a risk," said Thomas...

China scraps fines, will let families have as many children as they’d like

China EconomyChina scraps fines, will let families have as many children as they'd likePublished Wed, Jul 21 202112:54 AM EDTEvelyn Cheng@chengevelynShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points Families in China can now have as many children as they like without facing fines...

Revolut, Europe’s $33 billion fintech giant, launches a travel booking feature

TechRevolut, Europe's $33 billion fintech giant, launches a travel booking featurePublished Tue, Jul 20 20217:01 PM EDTRyan Browne@Ryan_Browne_ShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points Revolut launched a new feature Tuesday called Stays, which lets users book hotels and other accommodation through its...

Watch these key levels for bitcoin next after its break below $30,000, traders say

Trading NationWatch these key levels for bitcoin next after its break below $30,000, traders sayPublished Tue, Jul 20 20216:23 PM EDTUpdated Tue, Jul 20 20218:50 PM EDTErnestine Siu@in/ernestinesiu/@ErnestineSiuShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via Email In this article BTC.CM= VIDEO3:5303:53Bitcoin breaks below the critical...

Covid appears to be the ‘Achilles’ heel’ for Southeast Asian economies, says Jefferies

EconomyCovid appears to be the 'Achilles' heel' for Southeast Asian economies, says JefferiesPublished Wed, Jul 21 20211:43 AM EDTEustance Huang@EustanceHuangShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points Many economies in Southeast Asia are struggling to come to grips with Covid in their countries,...

Dr. Vin Gupta encourages J&J vaccine recipients to get a Pfizer or Moderna booster

Health and ScienceDr. Vin Gupta encourages J&J vaccine recipients to get a Pfizer or Moderna boosterPublished Tue, Jul 20 20218:39 PM EDTEmily DeCiccio@EmilyDeCiccioShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points A new study from a lab at NYU Tuesday raises serious questions about...

Jeff Bezos looks to life beyond Amazon after historic space ride

TechJeff Bezos looks to life beyond Amazon after historic space ridePublished Tue, Jul 20 20212:16 PM EDTAnnie Palmer@annierpalmerShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points Jeff Bezos did it: He blasted off to the edge of space on his company's rocket from a...

Netflix beats on paid subscriber growth, but misses earnings expectations

TechNetflix beats on paid subscriber growth, but misses earnings expectationsPublished Tue, Jul 20 20213:30 PM EDTUpdated 7 Min AgoJessica Bursztynsky@jburszShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points Netflix reported earnings that missed on the bottom line. The company's revenue and global paid net...

Jeff Bezos reaches space on Blue Origin’s first crewed launch

Investing in SpaceJeff Bezos reaches space on Blue Origin's first crewed launchPublished Tue, Jul 20 20219:19 AM EDTUpdated 3 Hours AgoMichael Sheetz@thesheetztweetzShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points For 10 minutes and 10 seconds on Tuesday, Jeff Bezos wasn't the richest man...

Dow rebounds more than 500 points, recovering most of Monday’s losses

MarketsDow rebounds more than 500 points, recovering most of Monday's lossesPublished Mon, Jul 19 20216:03 PM EDTUpdated 23 Min AgoTanaya Macheel@tanayamacYun Li@YunLi626ShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailVIDEO3:2303:23Stocks rebound after delta variant fears drive sell-offTrading Nation Major averages rebounded Tuesday as investors stepped...

Tom Barrack charged with illegally lobbying then-President Trump on behalf of UAE

PoliticsTom Barrack charged with illegally lobbying then-President Trump on behalf of UAEPublished Tue, Jul 20 20212:34 PM EDTUpdated 1 Min AgoDan Mangan@_DanManganChristina Wilkie@christinawilkieKevin Breuninger@KevinWilliamBShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points Thomas Barrack, a private equity investor, was arrested with two other men...

Just a speed bump? Oil has taken a dive, but Goldman is still bullish

EnergyJust a speed bump? Oil has taken a dive, but Goldman is still bullishPublished Tue, Jul 20 202110:28 AM EDTUpdated Tue, Jul 20 202110:36 AM EDTNatasha Turak@NatashaTurakShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points Fears over the surging delta coronavirus variant and a...

Microsoft rolls out Windows 11 update with Teams chat built in

TechMicrosoft rolls out Windows 11 update with Teams chat built inPublished Tue, Jul 20 20212:05 PM EDTUpdated 3 Hours AgoJordan Novet@jordannovetShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points People will be able to bring up the Chat feature in Windows 11 from anywhere,...

Dutch try to stamp out rule-breaking in bars and cafes as Covid infections soar

Europe EconomyDutch try to stamp out rule-breaking in bars and cafes as Covid infections soarPublished Tue, Jul 20 20218:34 AM EDTUpdated 4 Hours AgoHolly Ellyatt@HollyEllyattShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points Rule-breaking in cafes and bars in Netherlands is a persistent problem...

Travel prices and crowds are surging — but not at these U.S. destinations

With U.S. national parks receiving record numbers of visitors this year, other outdoor destinations, such as Corpus Christi, Texas, are drawing lower levels of travel search interest.Cavan Images | Cavan | Getty ImagesCNBC TravelTravel prices and crowds are surging — but not at these U.S. destinationsPublished Mon, Jul 19...

What to look out for as Europe’s earnings season begins, according to the experts

EarningsWhat to look out for as Europe’s earnings season begins, according to the expertsPublished Tue, Jul 20 20213:32 AM EDTElliot Smith@ElliotSmithCNBCShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via EmailKey Points Over the past six months, sell-side analysts have raised their second-quarter EPS growth projections by...