Biden says Black turnout key to winning election, battling inequality

23.09.2020, 03:32

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden on Wednesday said Black turnout was the linchpin to his hopes of winning the White House in November and reversing economic and social inequities that have held back African Americans.

Trump says he is watching tech platforms closely ahead of presidential election

23.09.2020, 02:31

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday said his administration is closely watching the performance of tech companies in the run up to the presidential election on Nov. 3 and expects to come to a conclusion on the issue of internet companies soon.

United Airlines, pilots union agree to delay furloughs until October 30

23.09.2020, 01:28

CHICAGO - United Airlines (O:UAL) and the union representing its pilots have agreed to delay furloughs until Oct. 30, according to a memorandum of understanding seen by Reuters.

Top 5 Things to Know in the Market on Friday, September 18th

18.09.2020, 17:32

The dollar ends the week on a low note and crude oil on a high note. An M&A flurry in Europe creates Spain's biggest bank and sees Apollo eyeing a repeat of its turnaround of LyondellBasell. Stocks are set to open mixed, ahead of the Michigan Consumer Sentiment survey, with the mood supported by another blowout IPO. Here's what you need to know in financial markets on Friday, September 18th.

U.S. Jobless Claims Edge Lower to 860K, Housing Data Disappoint

18.09.2020, 11:30

Initial claims for jobless benefits continued their painfully slow decline last week, with the number of Americans filing for the first time falling less than expected to 860,000.