History rarely provides major countries and their leaders the enormity of the second chance that Germany and Chancellor Angela Merkel now enjoy as they begin their six-month European Union presidency. For Germany, the drama is one of epic dimensions. Can the country that has been at the source of so...
In a move praised by sports investors, Major League Soccer will allow private equity financing to increase league capital that is suffering from the economic fallout of Covid-19, MLS Commissioner Don Garber told CNBC. Garber, who appeared on "Closing Bell" Friday, announced the move saying the league is "pretty close...
With Minnie and Mickey, Josh D'Amaro waves to guests gathered on Main Street USA, in the Magic Kingdom in the final minutes before the park closed, Sunday night, March 15, 2020, in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. Walt Disney World announced that all their Florida parks will be closed for...
Stanley Black & Decker's "Manufactory" in Hartford, Connecticut, is the epicenter for its "smart factory" and workforce upskilling initiatives. Stanley Black & Decker Imagine a manufacturing plant in which all the production equipment is continually changing in response to market needs. Robots churning out widgets, for instance, would reconfigure themselves based...
A realtor wearing a protective mask uses a smartphone to provide a virtual video tour of a home for sale in Sacramento, California, U.S., on Monday, June 29, 2020. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Prospective buyers getting their first glimpse of potential homes through smartphone cameras connected by...
Borrowing against your home or retirement accounts can be a quick way to get large sums of cash, but both options have drawbacks. Here's what you need to know.
A woman drops off her main in ballot outside the Denver Elections Division polling center as she votes in the primary election on June 30, 2020. Michael Ciaglo | Getty Images Voting officials are concerned that drastic changes to election procedures in...
Roger Stone, departs following a status hearing in the criminal case against him brought by Special Counsel Robert Mueller at U.S. District Court in Washington, U.S., March 14, 2019. Joshua Roberts | Reuters President Donald Trump on Friday fully commuted the criminal sentence of his longtime ally Roger Stone, just four...
Retail is going through what can be considered a "golden age" as businesses adapt to a new landscape of connecting with consumers, "Shark Tank" star and serial entrepreneur Daymond John said Friday. Companies such as Home Depot are using the internet to their advantage to thrive, while others that lack the...
President Donald Trump's former body man entered the White House after he was chosen to lead the Presidential Personnel Office earlier this year with a message to a team of liaisons: sweep out anyone disloyal to the commander in chief.  John McEntee, Trump's new personnel head, reportedly called on the...