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Aug 14, 2018

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway reloads on Apple and Goldman Sachs
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway increased its stake in Apple and Goldman Sachs, according to a regulatory filing Tuesday that discloses positions through the end of the second quarter.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Pentagon reaffirms it will identify remains returned from North Korea despite their 'moderate to poor' condition
The Pentagon is reviewing the recently transferred remains that are believed to be those of U.S. soldiers killed in the Korean War.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Remains from North Korea ‘consistent' with being American and from Korean War, Pentagon says
The Pentagon is reviewing the recently transferred remains that are believed to be those of U.S. soldiers killed in the Korean War.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Apple is beefing up a team to explore making its own health chips
Apple's latest chip development effort involves computing data from health sensors.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

The next step for Tesla and Elon Musk is a formal takeover proposal — here's what it could look like
Musk's offer is likely to include conditional financing from third parties, including Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund, and may have requirements that a certain number of Tesla shareholders roll over their existing stakes into a private company.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

This is the most liveable city in the world
The city had stellar in the Healthcare, Education, Infrastructure and Culture and Environment categories.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Lockheed gets a second hypersonic weapons contract, as US tries to keep pace with Russia and China
A hypersonic weapon is a missile that travels at Mach 5 or higher, which is at least five times faster than the speed of sound.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Turkey is investigating hundreds of social media accounts bad-mouthing the lira
Turkey's interior ministry is launching investigations into 346 social media accounts posting negatively about the lira in an apparent attempt to stifle dissent amid a dramatic currency crisis.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Trump unloads on the FBI, Robert Mueller, Jeff Sessions and the DoJ in a furious morning tweet storm
Trump says fired FBI agent Peter Strzok should be "criminally investigated."

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Facebook is bringing Spanish soccer to India's billion-strong consumer market — for free
Social media giant Facebook is to broadcast Spain's premier soccer league live to viewers in India and other South Asian countries at no cost.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Amazon Prime's one-day delivery claim misled consumers, advertising body says
Amazon in the UK cannot make some claims about next-day delivery for its Prime service after 280 people complained they didn't receive items the day after ordering.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Trump calls Omarosa a 'dog' after she says she would cooperate with special counsel Mueller's probe
The president's tweet came the morning after Manigault Newman told MSNBC's Chris Matthews she would cooperate with Robert Mueller if she is contacted again, seemingly confirming that she has been in touch with the special counsel's office.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Freeway bridge collapses in Italy, ‘dozens' reported dead
The Italian transport minister has said he fears an immense tragedy.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Freeway bridge collapses in Italy, at least 11 reported dead
The Italian transport minister has said he fears an immense tragedy.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Freeway bridge collapses in Italy, at least 22 reported dead
The Italian transport minister has said he fears an immense tragedy.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Freeway bridge collapses in Italy, at least 30 reported dead
The Italian deputy prime minister has said many others are seriously injured.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Freeway bridge collapses in Italy, at least 35 reported dead
The Italian deputy prime minister has said many others are seriously injured.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Italy rescuers search for survivors after motorway collapse kills dozens
A 50-meter high section of the bridge, including a tower that anchored several supports, crashed down with as many as 35 vehicles driving on it onto the roofs of warehouses and other buildings.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

London police develop biometrics device to confirm a suspect's identity in 60 seconds
London's Metropolitan Police has developed a new mobile fingerprinting device.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Italy, not Turkey, is the biggest threat to European banks right now, strategist says
The European Central Bank (ECB) was reported Friday to be concerned that the ongoing currency crisis in Turkey could result in problems for the continent's banks.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Erdogan says Turkey will boycott US electronic goods, including Apple's iPhone
The Turkish president says Samsung products and Turkey's own Vestel Venus phone are worthy alternatives.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

In New Zealand, soaring prices drive a black market in avocados
Avocado supply is so tight in New Zealand and demand is so high that there have been a rash of thefts from orchards, The New York Times reports.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Vienna tops Melbourne as world's most liveable city: Economist survey
Vienna has dislodged Melbourne for the first time at the top of the Economist Intelligence Unit's Global Liveability Index.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Turkish lira recovers sharply against the dollar after record nosedive
The currency has lost 28 percent of its value against the greenback since August and more than 40 percent this year amid investor fears over central bank policy and escalating disputes with the United States.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

In a speech that Beijing tried to stop, Hong Kong independence advocate lashes out
A politician who advocates independence for Hong Kong lashed out at China in a speech to foreign journalists that the central and local governments wanted stopped.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Alphabet's DeepMind uses A.I. to detect signs of eye disease
Tech could radically alter the way in which patients with eye conditions are diagnosed.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Estonia is unconcerned about a possible Russian cyberattack, president says
Cyberattacks, election meddling and other online crimes are not a massive concern for Estonia, where public services are highly digitalized, President Kersti Kaljulaid told CNBC on Monday.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Germany's Bilfinger returns to second-quarter net profit, confirms full-year outlook
German engineering services giant Bilfinger reported a rise in second-quarter net profit on Tuesday, underpinned by an uptick in demand for oil and gas.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

China's economy cools further as investment growth hits a record low
Investment growth in China has slowed to a record low and consumers are turning more cautious about spending, data showed on Tuesday.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

'Alive and kicking': German economy shifts into higher gear
Germany's GDP expanded by 0.5 percent quarter-on-quarter, versus an expected 0.4 percent.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Car hits pedestrians outside UK parliament, driver arrested as police launch terrorism investigation
Footage on social media showed heavily-armed police response units arriving at the scene.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Pedestrians hurt as car hits barriers at UK parliament, man arrested
Footage on social media showed heavily-armed police response units arriving at the scene.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Bitcoin dips below $6,000 amid cryptocurrency sell-off
Bitcoin's price is close to its lowest point of the year.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

RWE says Innogy deal on track after first-half core profit in line
RWE on Tuesday said a deal to break up its networks and renewables unit Innogy with rival E.ON was on track after posting first-half core profit that was in line with expectations.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

Struggling Chinese stocks may cheer news of increased inclusion on a widely followed index
MSCI will be proceeding with the next phase of partial inclusion of mainland Chinese stocks, a move that could be good news for the county's markets, which have been under pressure.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

China could soon be called out as a currency manipulator. Here's why
The U.S. dollar has appreciated 5 percent this year versus the yuan, with those gains occurring mainly in the last month or two.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

China is about to be called out as a currency manipulator. Here's why
The U.S. dollar has appreciated 5 percent this year versus the yuan, with those gains occurring mainly in the last month or two.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

China blocks a super-popular video game, and Tencent shares drop
China has banned the sale of "Monster Hunter: World" on the WeGame platform, less than a week after it was launched, causing shares of Tencent to fall.

CNBC World News
Aug 14, 2018

China angered by new US defense act, says to assess content
Beijing has condemned measures targeting it in a new US defense act that President Donald Trump inked on Monday.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Concerns about possible dealmaking constraints hit Chinese education stocks
Stock prices in Chinese education companies listed in Hong Kong have fallen sharply over investor fears of increased regulation.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Hong Kong's economic prospects darken on rising rates, US-China trade worries
Hong Kong's economic growth is poised to weaken as interest rate increases hit mortgage-holders and the U.S.-China trade war intensifies, analysts say.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Elon Musk says he's working with Goldman Sachs and Silver Lake on taking Tesla private
In a Twitter post, Musk said those two firms are acting as financial advisors, and he's also working with Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz and Munger, Tolles & Olson as legal advisors.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Bitcoin's value will come in time, even if investors are spooked now, crypto advocate says
Bitcoin's narrative is hard to pin down, but as with early internet stocks, real traction will come in time, cryptocurrency investing strategist Meltem Demirors told CNBC.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Dreaming of a career break? Here's why it might not be so bad for your resume
Taking time out could be a selling point.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Carl Icahn drops his fight against the Cigna-Express Scripts deal
Billionaire Carl Icahn says he will no longer solicit proxies to vote against the $52 billion Cigna-Express Scripts deal, a turn-around from his position last week.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Futures tip gains for Asian shares after recent uncertainty over Turkey crisis
Asian shares appear poised for gains, one day after regional markets declined over jitters related to the slump in the Turkish lira.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Nikkei leads advance as Asian shares shrug off recent uncertainty over Turkey crisis
Asian shares gained, with regional markets mostly bouncing back one day after declining over jitters related to economic uncertainty in Turkey.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Nikkei rebounds after recent uncertainty over Turkey crisis as China lags
Asian shares closed mixed, as some regional markets bounced back one day after declining over jitters related to economic uncertainty in Turkey.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Nikkei rebounds after recent uncertainty over Turkey crisis; China lags
Asian shares were mixed, as some regional markets bounced back one day after declining over jitters related to economic uncertainty in Turkey.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Chinese electric car company Nio seeks to raise $1.8 billion in IPO
Nio makes electric cars and is increasingly focused on autonomous driving, not unlike Tesla.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Robots are already taking human jobs, but it may not be such a bad thing
Humanoid robots have started to perform some jobs that used to be done only by humans. But they could open up new opportunities for their human counterparts.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

US reaps more than $1.4 billion from steel and aluminum tariffs
Trump has suggested revenue from tariffs could be used to reduce the federal deficit, which rose to $77 billion in July.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Trump gives $717 billion defense bill a green light. Here's what the Pentagon is poised to get
The 2019 National Defense Authorization Act authorizes a top-line budget of $717 billion to pay for several big ticket items from F-35 fighters to military warships.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

'What happens in Turkey won't stay in Turkey': Why this debt crisis could be different
The markets have seen much of this movie before: a heavily indebted country finds itself in crisis, the currency plunges and talk quickly turns to contagion and, ultimately, an expensive globally financed bailout.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Mark Cuban owns just a handful of stocks and tons of cash because he's worried about the market
"I'm down to maybe four dividend-owning stocks, two shorts, and Amazon and Netflix," the billionaire says.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

FBI fires Peter Strzok over anti-Trump texts
The FBI has fired Peter Strzok over anti-Trump text messages he exchanged with his lover during the 2016 presidential campaign, Strzok's lawyer Aitan Goelman confirmed Monday.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Facebook exec reportedly tells publishers it would let them die
Facebook news executive Campbell Brown reportedly warned publishers if they didn't work with the social media giant, "I'll be holding your hands with your dying business like in a hospice."

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Facebook exec tells publishers it would let them die
Facebook news executive Campbell Brown reportedly warned publishers if they didn't work with the social media giant, "I'll be holding your hands with your dying business like in a hospice."

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Amazon's advertising profits will surpass its cloud computing income by 2021: Piper Jaffray
Piper Jaffray reaffirms its overweight rating for Amazon shares, citing the strength of its ad business as a big driver of the company's profitability.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Musk points to Saudis for 'funding secured' tweet in taking Tesla private
Tesla has been battling wild stock swings and widespread scrutiny in the week following Musk's tweet.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Musk says Saudi fund wants to take Tesla private, justifying his 'funding secure' tweet
Tesla has been battling wild stock swings and widespread scrutiny in the week following Musk's tweet.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Musk says Saudi fund wants to take Tesla private, justifying his 'funding secure' tweet; stock slips 1%
Tesla has been battling wild stock swings and widespread scrutiny in the week following Musk's tweet.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Netflix CFO David Wells to step down
Netflix says CFO David Wells will remain on the job until the company chooses his successor.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Turkey's Erdogan claims US sanctions are a stab in the back
Markets remain rattled by uncertainty over Turkey's economic future.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

US dollar strength could soon become an 'unbearable burden' on the oil market, analyst says
The prospect of continued strength in the U.S. dollar over the coming months should constitute an even greater concern to bullish oil traders than an escalating trade war between the world's two largest economies, an analyst told CNBC on Monday.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Samsung is one of the worst-performing major tech stocks this year with $39 billion wiped off its shares
Samsung shares have under-performed U.S. technology stocks like Amazon and Apple and even the under-pressure Chinese names such as Tencent and Baidu.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Saudi Arabia cuts oil production in July despite agreement to hike output
OPEC's oil production ticked higher in July, but cuts by top exporter Saudi Arabia weighed on the 15-member group's output just one month after it agreed to start pumping more crude.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Saudi Arabia cuts oil production in July despite OPEC agreement to hike output
OPEC's oil production ticked higher in July, but cuts by top exporter Saudi Arabia weighed on the 15-member group's output just one month after it agreed to start pumping more crude.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Tiger Woods comes up short at another major, but is still the main attraction
Brooks Koepka held off a challenge from Woods to win the U.S. PGA title and $1.98 million.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Emerging market currencies hit multi-year lows as Turkish sell-off spreads
Assets pare losses after Ankara promises to provide extra liquidity to banks.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

'Incredible maneuvers' by airline ground agent who stole plane baffles employer
Airline executives are unclear whether the ground worker who stole a turboprop plane from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and performed several stunts before crashing had flying experience.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

'Incredible maneuvers' by airline ground agent who stole plane baffles employer.
Airline executives are unclear whether the ground worker who stole a turboprop plane from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and performed several stunts before crashing had flying experience.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Heathrow Airport passport queues reached two-and-a-half hours in July - data
Waiting times have sparked further criticism from aviation chiefs about delays caused by Britain's border regime.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Japanese firms invest in Innogy's $2.6 billion offshore wind farm
Innogy will sell a 41 percent stake of the Triton Knoll Offshore Wind Farm project.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

UAE oil giant making ‘good progress' with expansion plans in Saudi Arabia, executive says
UAE's biggest fuel retailer told CNBC that there is 'a lot more to come' regarding the firm's expansion plans in Saudi Arabia.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Bayer shares down 11% after Monsanto ordered to pay damages
Shares in Bayer plunged almost 10 percent to their lowest in almost two years after a California jury ordered the German company's subsidiary Monsanto to pay $289 million in damages last week.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

No risk of speculative attack on Italian markets - deputy PM
There is no risk of speculators attacking the country's financial markets, Italy's Deputy Prime Minister Luigi Di Maio said Monday.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Google tracks your movements, like it or not: Report
Google wants to know where you go so badly that it records your movements even when you explicitly tell it not to.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

After public outcry, Beijing says it will ban new online lending platforms
The Chinese government is stepping up scrutiny of the online peer-to-peer lending sector with the outline of 10 counter measures, state-run news agency Xinhua reported Sunday.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

A growth recession is the only way the Fed can fight accelerating inflation
The German trade surplus is stifling the economic growth in the rest of Europe, Michael Ivanovitch writes.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Indian rupee hits record low, central bank intervention seen
The Indian rupee touched an all-time low of 69.62 to the dollar in early trade over concerns of a spill-over from a crisis-hit Turkey.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

What went wrong for Turkey? Its economy is 'in the midst of a perfect storm'
Strategists from J.P. Morgan Asset Management said the country has found itself "in the midst of a perfect storm" of worsening financial conditions, shaky investor sentiment, inadequate management of the economy and tariff threats from the U.S.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Malaysia seeks $35 million private jet linked to 1MDB scandal
Malaysia is seeking to repossess a $35 million private jet owned by financier Low Taek Jho as part of investigations into a multi-billion dollar scandal at state fund 1MDB, Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Sunday.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Hackers could use fax machines to take over entire networks, researchers warn
By simply using a phone line and a fax number, attackers can infiltrate a company's entire computer network, according to a new report by Check Point Software Technologies.

CNBC World News
Aug 13, 2018

Trump's trade war advantage: The US economy is 'firing on all cylinders,' says expert
China's power may have been overrated and the U.S. economy is "firing on all cylinders," meaning U.S. President Donald Trump has an advantage in the trade war, according to one expert.

CNBC World News
Aug 12, 2018

Tell us what you think: What are the biggest health care trends to watch out for?
Health care is among the leading sectors on the S&P 500 so far this year.

CNBC World News
Aug 12, 2018

Trump's national security claim for tariffs sets off crisis at WTO
The Trump administration has forced the World Trade Organization into the tough spot of having to make a ruling that could cause problems whatever it does, The New York Times reports.

CNBC World News
Aug 12, 2018

China seeks influence in Europe, one business deal at a time
When Xi Jinping became the first top Chinese leader to visit the Czech Republic, he was accompanied by a mysterious Chinese tycoon with big political ambitions, money to burn and strong ties to the Czech president, The New York Times reports.

CNBC World News
Aug 12, 2018

After hitting new record low, Turkish lira pares some losses on central bank statements
The Turkish lira retraced some losses after touching a new record low in Asia Monday trade after the central bank moved to improve liquidity.

CNBC World News
Aug 12, 2018

Turkish lira collapse continues, hits new record low as central bank takes steps to ease pain
The Turkish lira retraced some losses after touching a new record low after the central bank moved to improve liquidity.

CNBC World News
Aug 12, 2018

Turkish lira hits new record low after last session's free fall
The Turkish lira touched a new record low in early Asian trade.

CNBC World News
Aug 12, 2018

North and South Korea to hold talks before possible Pyongyang summit
Officials from North and South Korea are due to hold high-level negotiations on Monday, with one South Korean newspaper report suggesting both sides could be planning for a summit in Pyongyang later this month.

CNBC World News
Aug 12, 2018

Turkey says it will introduce economic plan on Monday to ease market concerns
Ankara has drafted an economic action plan and plans to start implementing it on Monday morning to ease investor concerns, Turkey's Finance Minister Berat Albayrak said, after the lira plunged to a new record low in early Asia Pacific trade.

CNBC World News
Aug 12, 2018

Nikkei drops almost 2% as Asian shares slide amid investor worries over Turkey
Asian markets closed lower on Monday as investor sentiment took a hit amid the renewed slump in the Turkish lira.

CNBC World News
Aug 12, 2018

Asian shares decline amid investor worries over Turkey
Asian markets traded lower early on Monday after investor sentiment took a hit amid the slump in the Turkish lira.

CNBC World News
Aug 12, 2018

Asian shares set for declines amid investor worries over Turkey
Asian markets were set to decline on Monday after investor sentiment took a hit amid the fresh slump in the Turkish currency in the previous session.

CNBC World News
Aug 12, 2018

These 5 indicators suggest stocks will break out to new highs
Jack Ablin cites easy money's resurgence as a reason to get more bullish on stocks.

CNBC World News
Aug 12, 2018

Suspected Seattle airplane thief was adventurer, bakery owner who did 'pretty cool things'
Richard Russell, who allegedly stole an empty airplane from a Seattle airport, was a 29-year-old man living in Sumner, Washington.

CNBC World News
Aug 12, 2018

How 2 startups are envisioning a virtual future that doesn't involve wearing goggles
With buzz surrounding gadgets like Magic Leap, companies like Looking Glass and Naked Labs are using virtual technology in more practical ways, and without headgear.

CNBC World News
Aug 12, 2018

Why one market bull predicts millennials, baby boomers will help the US notch an economic milestone
Yardeni Research's Edward Yardeni sees consumer spending trends lifting the market by warding off inflation.

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