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Jun 08, 2027

Former President George HW Bush dies at 94; Trump designates Wednesday as national day of mourning, markets to close
George H.W. Bush advocated a "kinder, gentler" America and initiated campaigns that ousted one foreign dictator and crippled another.

CNBC World News
Jun 08, 2027

Former President George HW Bush, who led the world out of the Cold War, dead at age 94
George H.W. Bush advocated a "kinder, gentler" America and initiated campaigns that ousted one foreign dictator and crippled another.

CNBC World News
Jun 08, 2027

Former President George HW Bush, who led the world out of the Cold War, dies at age 94
George H.W. Bush advocated a "kinder, gentler" America and initiated campaigns that ousted one foreign dictator and crippled another.

CNBC World News
Jun 08, 2027

Trump designates December 5 as national day of mourning for George H.W. Bush, markets to close
George H.W. Bush advocated a "kinder, gentler" America and initiated campaigns that ousted one foreign dictator and crippled another.

CNBC World News
Jun 08, 2027

Trump designates Wednesday as national day of mourning for George HW Bush, markets to close
George H.W. Bush advocated a "kinder, gentler" America and initiated campaigns that ousted one foreign dictator and crippled another.

CNBC World News
Nov 04, 2026

John McCain: Life and times of an American maverick in photos
Son and grandson of admirals, Navy aviator, POW, congressman, senator, presidential candidate. And maverick. That was John McCain.

CNBC World News
Mar 18, 2026

'Kinder, gentler' and other George HW Bush quotes
Quotations from former President George H.W. Bush.

CNBC World News
Mar 18, 2026

'Kinder, gentler' and other GHW Bush quotes
Quotations from former President George H.W. Bush.

CNBC World News
Jan 19, 2020

An intensifying climate crisis threatens more than half of the world's GDP, research claims
Over half of the world's GDP (gross domestic product) is exposed to risks from nature loss, according to a new report.

CNBC World News
Jan 18, 2020

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will no longer use 'royal highness' titles or receive public funds for royal duties
The deal comes just 10 days after Prince Harry and his wife Meghan announced they will step back as 'senior members' of the Royal family and split their time between the United Kingdom and North America.

CNBC World News
Jan 18, 2020

Davos elite back corporate social responsibility, but 'their words are bigger than their actions'
As the world battles climate change, homelessness and income inequality, CEOs are still bound by investors and profits. One of the tools the federal government has at its disposal to impact ESG is still little used: disclosure requirements imposed by the SEC

CNBC World News
Jan 18, 2020

Davos elites back corporate social responsibility, but 'their words are bigger than their actions'
As the world battles climate change, homelessness and income inequality, CEOs are still bound by investors and profits. One of the tools the federal government has at its disposal to impact ESG is still little used: disclosure requirements imposed by the SEC

CNBC World News
Jan 18, 2020

World leaders in Davos confront a historic moment as critical to the future as the end of WWI
A U.S. isolationist temptation, bitter European disunity, and growing nationalism and populism within democracies amid rising authoritarianism, are among the issues confronting world leaders gathering in Davos, writes Fred Kempe.

CNBC World News
Jan 18, 2020

Bad weather forces delay of SpaceX simulated rocket failure test
The test is designed to prove that astronauts can abort a mission safely in an emergency situation.

CNBC World News
Jan 18, 2020

China reports new virus cases, raising concern globally before key holiday
Fears rise that millions of traveling Chinese could spread the mystery disease to other countries.

CNBC World News
Jan 18, 2020

Floods, road closures in Australia as storms lash some bushfire-hit regions
Victoria, New South Wales and Queensland are now dealing with heavy rain.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

Execs tell Congress how they've been burned by tech giants in a rare public rebuke
Representatives from Sonos, PopSockets, Basecamp and Tile told a House panel on Friday about what they see as unfair practices by the Big Tech firms.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

OPEC secretary general says oil demand has 'upside potential'
OPEC Secretary-General Mohammed Barkindo said Friday to CNBC that worldwide oil demand could surprise to the upside over the course of 2020.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

Trump economic advisor Larry Kudlow says White House is 'looking at' changes to global anti-bribery law
A new book alleges that Trump complained in 2017 that it was "just so unfair that American companies aren't allowed to pay bribes to get business overseas."

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

Trump administration eases firearm export rules
The Trump administration announced Friday that it will pass oversight of some commercial firearm exports from the State Department to the Commerce Department.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

Federal agency looking into Tesla driver complaints of sudden unintended acceleration
The U.S. agency that can mandate vehicle recalls, the NHTSA, is evaluating Tesla drivers' complaints of sudden unintended acceleration.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

Epic Systems, a major medical records vendor, is warning customers it will stop working with Google Cloud
Epic is phoning customers to explain that it's withdrawing support for Google Cloud, instead focusing on AWS and Microsoft Azure.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

PopSockets CEO says Amazon uses 'bullying with a smile' to press for lower prices
PopSockets is one of several retailers that took Amazon to task during Friday's House antitrust hearing.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

Disney reportedly ditches Fox name from branding, emails and logos
Nearly a year after acquiring 21st Century Fox's film and television assets, Disney is finally dropping the Fox name from its studio's names.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

Adidas is banking on Beyonce for growth with Ivy Park athletic wear line debut
Adidas is banking on pop icon Beyonce, who's dominated the airwaves for more than two decades, to do the same for the company with her new adidas x Ivy Park athletic wear collection, which makes its debut in adidas stores and online at midnight.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

Jack Dorsey asked Elon Musk how he would run Twitter-here's what Musk said
"Give us some direct feedback, critique. What are we doing horribly?" Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey asked Telsa CEO Elon Musk in a video of what appears to be a company event. "If you were running Twitter, what would you do?" Here's what Musk said.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

Work starts on world's 'largest offshore wind farm' that could power 4.5 million homes
The U.K. is a major player in the offshore wind sector.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

WEF founder Klaus Schwab on what to expect from Davos 2020
WEF Founder Professor Klaus Schwab discusses why 2020 is such a pivotal year for 'Stakeholder Capitalism' and what else needs to be discussed at this year's Davos.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

Analysts raise Apple price targets but warn inflated expectations 'may make the music stop'
Morgan Stanley and Nomura analysts on Friday raised their price targets for Apple stock as the tech giant's shares continue to surge.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

China's says its economy grew 6.1% in 2019, in line with expectations
China said Friday its economy grew by 6.1% in 2019, meeting expectations even amid a trade dispute with the U.S.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

US proposal for 'optional' tax reform no longer on the table: France's Le Maire
A U.S. proposal that the future international tax reform could be optional for companies is a "non-starter," French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Friday.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

Iran's supreme leader calls Trump a 'clown' who will betray Iranians with a 'poisonous dagger'
Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said attacking military bases housing U.S. troops in Iraq earlier this month was a "day of God."

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

Apple may be forced to ditch its Lightning charge cable due to new EU rules
The EU is revamping plans that could force smartphone makers, such as Apple, to share the same charging method.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

Bank of England's Carney named as Boris Johnson advisor for climate change summit
The COP26 summit will be held in the Scottish city of Glasgow later this year.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

These are the most in-demand job skills in 2020, according to LinkedIn
Blockchain has topped the list of skills bosses are looking for in employees around the world this year, according to professional social media platform LinkedIn.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

British doctors want a tax on tech giants to fund research on the harms caused by social media
Leading U.K. psychiatrists say tech giants should be forced to hand over data on how children are affected by harmful online content.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

Royal coin 'hidden for decades' sells for $1.3 million to mystery collector
A rare British coin featuring the profile of abdicated King Edward VIII has sold for a record £1 million ($1.3 million).

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

Iran's supreme leader hails missile strikes against US troops in Iraq as a 'day of God'
Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said attacking military bases housing U.S. troops in Iraq earlier this month was a "day of God."

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

Ukraine PM submits resignation letter, president to consider it
Ukraine's Prime Minister Oleksiy Honcharuk has submitted a letter of resignation and President Volodymur Zelenskiy will consider it, the presidential office said on Friday.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

Citigroup recorded a 27% gender pay gap — so it hiked some women's wages
A staggering gender pay gap at one of the U.S.'s top Wall Street banks has prompted the company to readjust the salaries of some of its female employees.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

US warship transits Taiwan Strait less than week after election
A U.S. warship sailed through the Taiwan Strait on Thursday, the island's defence ministry said, less than a week after Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen won re-election by a landslide on a platform of standing up to China which claims the island.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

WEF identifies global power rivalries as the 'super-risk' to climate crisis progress
The January get-together kicks off on Monday, with those in attendance scheduled to focus on the intensifying climate crisis.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

West Africa's new 'eco' currency sparks division over timetable and euro peg
Powerful governments in Ghana and Nigeria have rejected the incoming currency bloc.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

'A new world disorder': Global leaders head to Davos 2020 in search of stability
Where are we heading? - thousands of politicians and business leaders will address this question as they attend this year's World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

Europe will engage rather than confront China in trade, EU ambassador to China says
The European Union will take "a different approach" than the U.S. when it comes to managing the trade relationship with China, said EU ambassador to China.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

Temasek, Trustbridge target majority stake in WeWork China at $1 billion valuation, Reuters reports
Singapore state investor Temasek and Shanghai-based private equity firm Trustbridge want to buy more shares to give them a combined majority stake.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

US service members treated for concussions after Iranian missile strikes
NBC News reports a spokesman for CENTCOM said that screening for brain injury is standard after a blast event.

CNBC World News
Jan 17, 2020

China to stick to 'phase one' commitments, holding trade deal through US election, TS Lombard says
Beijing would want to stabilize its economy, boost market confidence, and have tariffs reduced, said Eleanor Olcott, China policy analyst at TS Lombard.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Developing economies reliant on agriculture are more exposed to climate risks, McKinsey finds
McKinsey found that the top quartile of countries, based on GDP per capita, will have a much smaller increase in risk by 2050 than the bottom quartile.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

China says its economy grew 6.1% in 2019, in line with expectations
China said Friday its economy grew by 6.1% in 2019, meeting expectations even amid a trade dispute with the U.S.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Indicted Giuliani associate Parnas claims Trump ordered Ukraine ambassador's firing several times before recall
Trump "fired her probably, at least — to my knowledge — at least four, five times," Parnas told MSNBC's Rachel Maddow.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Mainland shares rise as data shows China's economy grew as expected; yuan appreciates
Markets in Asia traded higher on Friday as China's GDP numbers largely met analyst expectations.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Mainland shares rise as investors await China GDP data
Markets in Asia traded higher on Friday, as investors awaited the release of China's gross domestic product (GDP) numbers.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Bank of Korea leaves rate unchanged as it weighs housing boom, past cuts
While the central bank still favors a rate cut in any fresh move, some members of the policy board are wary that ultra-low rates could stoke a property bubble and undermine financial stability.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Hong Kong protesters are voting with their wallets
Some Hong Kong residents are using apps to look for businesses backing protests in a bid to support them.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Asia shares set to trade higher with all eyes on upcoming China GDP data
Markets in Asia are set to trade higher on Friday, as they awaited the release of China's gross domestic product (GDP) numbers.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

It's time to get more excited about the Chinese property sector, JP Morgan says
New home prices in China have been growing at a slower pace amid broader government measures to curb speculative buying.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Big Tech is worth over $5 trillion now that Alphabet has joined the four comma club
Alphabet became the fourth U.S. technology company to reach $1 trillion in market value, as Big Tech becomes an ever bigger part of the economy.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Stocks are the most overvalued since at least the 1980s based on one measure
The price-earnings to growth ratio, commonly called the PEG ratio, sits at its highest level since Bank of America started tracking in 1986.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Google Maps keeps a detailed record of everywhere you go — here's how to stop it
Google Maps has a Timeline feature that keeps a nearly perfect log of everywhere you go. Here's how to see and delete everything Google Maps stores, and how to turn it off.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Jet builder Aerion expects to fly silent supersonic planes by 2024, unlocking a $40 billion market
Supersonic air travel is only a few years from returning if Aerion succeeds.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

US business leaders don't see the 'phase one' China trade deal as a huge breakthrough
"We're certainly glad it's not getting worse," Stephen Lamar, president of American Apparel & Footwear Association, told CNBC.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Alphabet, Google's parent company, hits trillion-dollar market cap for first time
Alphabet's milestone follows Apple, Microsoft and Amazon. Analysts are bullish on the company's new CEO, Sundar Pichai, who previously ran Google, the business that accounts for substantially all of Alphabet's revenue and profits.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Apple and Tesla may be market darlings, but hedge funds are betting big they'll collapse
Elon Musk's automaker Tesla on Wednesday once again reclaimed its title as Wall Street's most-shorted stock. Until Apple stole it back.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Morgan Stanley shares jump 8% after massive beat on fourth-quarter profit
CEO James Gorman said that Morgan Stanley met all of the bank's performance targets.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

In climate push, Microsoft to erase its carbon footprint from atmosphere
The focus on removing existing carbon from the atmosphere sets Microsoft's climate goals apart from other corporate pledges which have focused on cutting ongoing emissions or preventing future ones.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

German government sets aside $50 billion for phase out of coal-fired power stations
A large chunk of the money will go to

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Wikipedia is unblocked in Turkey after more than two years as court deems ban 'unconstitutional'
The ruling comes as a win for free speech advocates in a country whose government is widely accused of increasingly eroding citizens' democratic rights.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Morgan Stanley shares jump 7% after massive beat on fourth-quarter profit
CEO James Gorman said that Morgan Stanley met all of the bank's performance targets.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

For most luxury goods, this is the most expensive city in the world
Hong Kong was found to be the priciest city in the world for luxury products and services, according to a report by private bank Julius Baer.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Airbus releases photos of automatic take-offs
The planemaker looks to have brought pilotless commercial jet flight one step closer.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Morgan Stanley shares jump 6% after massive beat on fourth-quarter profit
CEO James Gorman said that Morgan Stanley met all of the bank's performance targets.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Terrorism is costing the global economy $34 billion a year, research says
Global terrorism claimed less lives in 2018 but costed the global economy a conservative estimate of more than $34 billion, according to a report.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Swiss Stock Exchange reveals 80% of traders influenced by Trump tweets
Four out of every five traders on the Swiss stock exchange say their bets are influenced by U.S. President Donald Trump's tweets, according to a new study by exchange operator SIX.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Under 5% of Europe's top companies have a female CEO, study finds
Just 4.7% of CEOs at Europe's top companies were women in 2019, new research has claimed.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

JP Morgan values UK electric car start-up at $3.3 billion after Hyundai & Kia invest
Hyundai and Kia are to push 100 million euros into EV firm Arrival.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Almost 40% of the world's countries will witness civil unrest in 2020, research claims
Risk of backlash by security forces is deemed high in countries such as Russia, Saudi Arabia and China.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Hugh Grant sides with Prince Harry, claiming 'the tabloids effectively murdered his mother'
The actor has defended Prince Harry's move to spend more time out of the U.K. and has lambasted widespread coverage and criticism of the move in the British media.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

What's Putin up to? Here's what Russia's political upheaval could mean
Russia saw extreme political upheaval on Wednesday with constitutional reforms announced by President Vladimir Putin. What does it all mean?

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

The killing of Iran's top general was a 'wake-up call' to Tehran, Saudi prince says
The U.S. airstrike that killed Iran's top commander showed Tehran that it can't get away with its provocations, but won't stop the country from continuing with its agenda, Saudi Arabian Prince Turki Al-Faisal told CNBC.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

IEA says oil stocks, non-OPEC output to buffer market from shocks
Surging oil production from non-OPEC countries and abundant global stocks mean the market can weather political shocks, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said on Thursday.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

The EU is backing taxi app Bolt to help it compete with Uber
Bolt, the European challenger to ride-hailing giant Uber, has secured 50 million euros in debt financing from the lending arm of the EU.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Europe has fallen down the US' list of priorities, Germany's Merkel says
The United States has slowly lost interest in Europe as other countries and regions have enjoyed surging economic growth and influence, German Chancellor Angela Merkel told the Financial Times.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Donald Trump vs. Greta Thunberg: Davos prepares for climate crisis showdown
The 50th edition of the annual January get-together is scheduled to focus on the intensifying climate crisis.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Asia markets mixed after US and China signed a partial trade agreement
U.S. President Donald Trump signed a partial trade deal with China on Wednesday that takes steps to root out several practices by Beijing that have irked the White House and members of Congress from both parties.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

China's ZTE plans $1.7 billion A-share sale to fund 5G research and development
The A shares, which are subject to a lock-up period of 12 months from the date of listing, will be issued to 10 independent professional or institutional investors in China.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

This Japanese politician's 2 weeks of paternity leave is dividing the public
The decision by a Japanese politician to take paternity leave has been heralded as a major milestone for a culture stymied by deep-seated gender imbalance and extreme working hours.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

The most beautiful Indonesian island you've probably never heard of
An island popular with divers and Komodo dragon enthusiasts, Flores is experiencing a tourism boom thanks to its natural beauty and an ambitious plan to build "Ten New Balis" around Indonesia.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Beijing cracking down on IP theft could boost investment in China, former US negotiator says
The U.S. and China signed a partial trade deal on Wednesday that takes steps to root out several practices by Beijing that has irked the White House and members of Congress from both parties.

CNBC World News
Jan 16, 2020

Citi explains why there's an 'ultimate cap' on oil prices
There's a limited upside in oil prices, amid a shift from fossil fuels to renewable energy as global oil supply exceeds demand, said David Bailin, CIO of Citi Private Bank.

CNBC World News
Jan 15, 2020

Google teams up with AirAsia to launch new tech academy
Southeast Asian airline AirAsia has teamed up with Google to launch a new tech academy to help upskill employees for the digital age.

CNBC World News
Jan 15, 2020

China's December home price growth hits slowest annual pace in almost 1-1/2 years
Beijing has been calling for more targeted city-based policies to foster market stability.

CNBC World News
Jan 15, 2020

US-China phase one deal brings some market relief, but experts warn uncertainty remains
U.S. and China signed the agreement Wednesday after slapping tariffs on each other's goods for almost two years.

CNBC World News
Jan 15, 2020

Asia markets muted after US and China signed a partial trade agreement
U.S. President Donald Trump signed a partial trade deal with China on Wednesday that takes steps to root out several practices by Beijing that have irked the White House and members of Congress from both parties.

CNBC World News
Jan 15, 2020

Giuliani associate Parnas says Trump 'knew exactly what was going on'
The indicted associate of President Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani said in an interview that Trump "knew exactly what was going on," NBC News reports.

CNBC World News
Jan 15, 2020

China's vice premier is upbeat about the economy, estimates growth of more than 6% in 2019
China's Vice Premier Liu He said on Thursday that China's GDP in 2019 is estimated to have grown more than 6%, Chinese state news agency Xinhua News reported.

CNBC World News
Jan 15, 2020

Asia markets rise modestly after US and China signed a partial trade agreement
U.S. President Donald Trump signed a partial trade deal with China on Wednesday that takes steps to root out several practices by Beijing that have irked the White House and members of Congress from both parties.

CNBC World News
Jan 15, 2020

Asia markets set to advance after US and China signed a partial trade agreement
U.S. President Donald Trump signed a partial trade deal with China on Wednesday that takes steps to root out several practices by Beijing that have irked the White House and members of Congress from both parties.

CNBC World News
Jan 15, 2020

House delivers Trump impeachment articles to the Senate
Before the articles made their way to the Senate chamber, Pelosi signed a resolution that allowed her to officially designate the House members who will serve as managers of the impeachment trial.

CNBC World News
Jan 15, 2020

China trade truce is seen as 'fragile' with analysts still seeing more tariffs as a possibility
The phase one trade deal between the U.S. and China ends some uncertainties, but there is no end to tensions between the U.S. and its trade partners

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