An American Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 flight from Los Angeles lands at Reagan National Airport shortly after an announcement was made by the FAA that the planes were being grounded by the United States in Washington, March 13, 2019.Joshua Roberts | ReutersUnited Airlines will extend flight cancellations...
It seems Paramount Pictures needed more than five months to redesign the titular character of its "Sonic the Hedgehog" movie.On Friday, director Jeff Fowler tweeted that the film, based on the "Sonic the Hedgehog" video games, would not be released until February 14, 2020. The film...
CNBC's Healthy Returns Summit was held earlier this week in New York City, featuring keynote presentations and panel discussions on the future of the health-care industry. Topics ranged from controversial genetic-editing technique CRISPR to the way AI is changing the practice of drug discovery and medicine and reform...
Jeffrey Sloan, CEO, Global PaymentsScott Mlyn | CNBCPayment technology company Global Payments is nearing an agreement to acquire peer Total System Services for about $20 billion, in an all-stock deal that is expected to be announced Tuesday, people familiar with the matter tell CNBC.The people requested anonymity because...
Jamison Crowell is the executive director of the DC Area Trans-Masculine Society, Friday, March 15, 2019, in Washington, DC.Jahi Chikwendiu | The Washington Post | Getty ImagesThe Trump administration on Friday rolled back health-care protections for transgender people by ending an Obama-era policy that prohibited health providers from...
Pedestrians walk past a Foot Locker store in New York.Michael Nagle | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesShares of Foot Locker plummeted nearly 16 percent in morning trading Friday, as the shoe retailer's fiscal first-quarter earnings missed Wall Street profit and revenue estimates.The company is under pressure as shoe companies,...
Prime Minister of Australia Julia Gillard with former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd in the background.Getty ImagesAustralia would not want to take sides in the ongoing trade war between the U.S. or China, said former Australian prime minister Julia Gillard on Friday.Asked which side Australia would take if forced...
Shares of Chipotle took a hit on Thursday on what CNBC'S Jim Cramer deemed misguided Wall Street analysis. "Chipotle's stock got slammed nearly 5% on BMO's errant note," the "Mad Money" host said.Earlier in the day, BMO Capital Markets downgraded the restaurant chain from "market perform"...
As the broader market labors through a tough trading stint, the cell phone tower sector has been one of a few that have soared.The impending rollout of the next generation of cellular network technology has been a catalyst for the group and has made tower real estate more...
CNBC's Jim Cramer said Thursday that Chinese and American leaders have little incentive to make a trade deal, and that Wall Street is adjusting to its new normal.Traders are realizing that there will be no good news on U.S.-China trade relations in the near future, and the negative...