Amy Coney Barrett emerges as a front-runner to fill Ginsburg Supreme Court seat

Amy Coney Barrett emerges as a front-runner to fill Ginsburg Supreme Court seat »

Judge Amy Coney Barrett of the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals has emerged as a front-runner to fill the seat left vacant by

Form government without delay, France tells Lebanese politicians

Form government without delay, France tells Lebanese politicians »

France’s foreign ministry said on Friday that Lebanon’s political forces need to assume their responsibilities and immediately form a government under the auspices

Trump agrees to deal in which TikTok will partner with Oracle and Walmart

Trump agrees to deal in which TikTok will partner with Oracle and Walmart »

President Donald Trump said Saturday he has approved in principle a deal in which Oracle and Walmart will partner with the viral video-sharing app TikTok

Homes destroyed after winds push California fire into desert

Homes destroyed after winds push California fire into desert »

Homes were destroyed Friday by an unrelenting wildfire that reached a Mojave Desert community and was still growing on several fronts after burning

Trump wants to move ‘without delay’ to replace Ginsburg, setting up epic fight over Supreme Court

Trump wants to move ‘without delay’ to replace Ginsburg, setting up epic fight over Supreme Court »

“Senator McConnell made his position clear in 2016 when he held Justice Scalia’s seat vacant for 10 months so he could deny President

Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s biggest cases: Equal pay, Bush v. Gore and insider trading

Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s biggest cases: Equal pay, Bush v. Gore and insider trading »

Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s dedication to the law was perhaps best illustrated by the fact that she always kept a “pocket Constitution” in her

Unity shares pop following market debut

Unity shares pop following market debut »

Shares of Unity, a video game software developer, jumped more than 32% in its market debut Friday on the New York Stock Exchange. 

TikTok files complaint against Trump administration to try to block U.S. ban

TikTok files complaint against Trump administration to try to block U.S. ban »

Popular video-sharing app TikTok has asked a U.S. judge to block the Trump administration from enforcing a ban on the Chinese social

Employers may pay higher payroll taxes as state unemployment benefit trust funds run dry

Employers may pay higher payroll taxes as state unemployment benefit trust funds run dry »

Employers pay the tax on a certain portion of each employee’s wages, as with other payroll taxes like the one that funds Social

‘Thank you, RBG’: Leaders react with sadness, shock to Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death

‘Thank you, RBG’: Leaders react with sadness, shock to Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death »

“Sixty years ago, Ruth Bader Ginsburg applied to be a Supreme Court clerk. She’d studied at two of our finest law schools and had

College students argue distance learning should cost less as some schools are charging more

College students argue distance learning should cost less as some schools are charging more »

Many students and their parents argue that online is just not the same as face-to-face — and the tuition tab should reflect that.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s dying wish was not to be ‘replaced’ until there’s a new president

Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s dying wish was not to be ‘replaced’ until there’s a new president »

Just days before her death Friday evening, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg said that her “most fervent wish is that I will not

WHO says the coronavirus is killing about 50,000 people a week: ‘That is not where we want to be’

WHO says the coronavirus is killing about 50,000 people a week: ‘That is not where we want to be’ »

The World Health Organization warned Friday the coronavirus is “not going away,” noting that it’s still killing about 50,000 people a week. 

“That

Trump nominee to replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Supreme Court will get Senate vote, McConnell says

Trump nominee to replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Supreme Court will get Senate vote, McConnell says »

During the last election cycle, McConnell earned the ire of the left by refusing to hold hearings for former President Barack Obama’s nominee,

Investors positioning for higher taxes and delayed election result, Goldman says

Investors positioning for higher taxes and delayed election result, Goldman says »

Investors have been positioning for an extended period of volatility for days and months after the election and also the potential for a

Mike Santoli’s market notes: Market’s multiple tests, Apple and Tesla charts, software backsliding

Mike Santoli’s market notes: Market’s multiple tests, Apple and Tesla charts, software backsliding »

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This is the daily notebook of Mike Santoli, CNBC’s senior markets commentator, with ideas about

Chime is now worth $14.5 billion, surging past Robinhood as the most valuable U.S. consumer fintech

Chime is now worth $14.5 billion, surging past Robinhood as the most valuable U.S. consumer fintech »

The development places Chime among a group of tech-centric companies, both publicly traded and private, that have experienced torrid growth during the coronavirus

The list of countries where you can get a visa to go work remotely is growing

The list of countries where you can get a visa to go work remotely is growing »

The visa, or “12-month Barbados Welcome Stamp,” was established on June 30. As of this week, more than 1,350 applications have been submitted, with

‘Pandemic fatigue’ leads to resurgence of coronavirus in Europe where France and Spain hit records

‘Pandemic fatigue’ leads to resurgence of coronavirus in Europe where France and Spain hit records »

France is experiencing a record-setting resurgence in case numbers following a midsummer lull. The country is recording more than 8,800 new cases per

German chipmaker Infineon prepared to handle increased competition from China, CEO says

German chipmaker Infineon prepared to handle increased competition from China, CEO says »

Semiconductors play an important role in technologies like 5G, artificial intelligence and the internet of things. Most of the chips that China uses