Stock futures jump after Senate passes $1.9 trillion Covid relief bill, Dow futures up 200 points

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. NYSE U.S. stock futures jumped…

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver supports new league that pays high schoolers $100,000

National Basketball Association commissioner Adam Silver is supportive of the new high school league that pays…

Investors haven’t grasped inflation is dead ahead, Mark Zandi warns

Investors may want to hold on even tighter. Moody’s Analytics Mark Zandi believes Wall Street is…

Buffett cut Apple, Baron Tesla: Billionaire market selloff lessons

If a stock pundit had said at the beginning of 2021 it was time to get…

Chinese foreign minister calls for ‘non-interference’ between China, U.S.

The flags of China, U.S. and the Chinese Communist Party are displayed in a flag stall…

More restaurant jobs and the stimulus package foreshadow the industry’s coming recovery

Restaurants and bars gained 286,000 workers in February following several months of losing jobs, the latest…

It may be late to stop unemployment benefits gap

Alex Wong | Getty Images News | Getty Images Democrats are rushing to pass a $1.9…

Why central banks want to get into digital currencies

Intense interest in cryptocurrencies and the Covid-19 pandemic have sparked debate among central banks on whether…

Legislation aimed at transgender people is an election strategy, journalist says

The Republican Party is turning to old tactics to build a new coalition after losing control…

Okta CEO defends $6.5 billion deal for rival Auth0 after shares fall

Okta CEO Todd McKinnon on Friday defended his company’s move to acquire Auth0, calling the rival…

EU covid vaccine under spotlight as Italy blocks shipment to Australia

Prepared syringes at the Brussels Expo Covid-19 Vaccination Center in Brussels, Belgium, on Friday, March 5,…

Demand for composite decking is rising thanks to a DIY boon, Trex CEO says

Trex CEO Bryan Fairbanks told CNBC on Friday that sales for the company’s wood-alternative products have…

Build a cash position for the next stock sell-off

CNBC’s Jim Cramer said the jobs report from the Labor Department Friday satisfied markets, at least…

Jeff Bezos tours Relativity Space headquarters with Tim Ellis

The row of two-story tall 3D printer bays at the company’s headquarters. Relativity Space The founders…

Energy-efficient trains are coming to the world’s oldest metro system

Susannah V. Vergau | Moment | Getty Images Designs for new trains that will be introduced…

Biden Covid team holds briefing as more states lift pandemic restrictions

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The NBA will play a key role in Snap’s quest for 50% revenue growth

The Snapchat application on a smartphone arranged in Saint Thomas, Virgin Islands, U.S., on Friday, Jan.…

Activist group says Kohl’s earnings show ‘best of worst’ in retail

Customers leave a Kohl’s store on November 12, 2015 in San Rafael, California. Justin Sullivan |…

How to do it and how much it costs

Cryptocurrencies have been on a tear lately. Bitcoin topped $58,000 in February for the first time.…

Boeing CEO forgoes $3.6 million, but gets $21 million in total pay as Covid-19 roiled business

Dave Calhoun, Chairman of Boeing Adam Jeffery | CNBC Boeing CEO Dave Calhoun didn’t take most…

With 4 million Americans long-term unemployed, benefits cliff looms

Food is loaded as drivers in their vehicles wait in line on arrival at a “Let’s…

Virginia gets close to legalizing recreational weed as other states eye cannabis tax windfalls

A customer lights a joint at Lowell Farms, America’s first official Cannabis Cafe offering farm-to-table dining…

Extra unemployment benefits may come. Some never got the last round

Volunteers load shopping bags with food assistance for laid off workers at a food distribution event…

VW expects half of U.S. sales to be electric vehicles by 2030

Volkswagen’s ID Buzz vehicle. Aeva Volkswagen is accelerating its plans for all-electric vehicles in a bid…

Robinhood chooses the Nasdaq for its IPO, sources say

Avishek Das | LightRocket | Getty Images Robinhood has chosen the Nasdaq as the exchange for…

Dr. Seuss books shoot to the top of Amazon’s bestseller list

Books by Dr. Seuss have flooded Amazon’s U.S. bestseller list after it was announced that six…

CDC study finds easing mask mandates led to higher Covid cases and deaths

Patrons Sari and Peter Melendez enjoy lunch at Katz’s Delicatessen, the famous deli founded in 1888,…

WHO says pandemic has caused more ‘mass trauma’ than WWII and will last for years

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO) speaks after Dr. Anthony Fauci,…

Detroit mayor rejects initial J&J vaccine shipment, saying Pfizer and Moderna are ‘the best’

Vials of Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine Johnson & Johnson via Reuters Detroit…

Virgin Galactic, Gap, Nikola and more

A logo of a Virgin Galactic is seen outside the building during the company’s first day…