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South Carolina primary 2020: Live results and updates

Joe Biden will win the South Carolina Democratic primary, NBC News projected Saturday, in a needed boost for a flagging 2020 presidential campaign.  The former vice president came into South…

Elon Musk says ‘the fighter jet era has passed’

Elon Musk, founder of SpaceX, speaks with US Air Force Lieutenant General John Thompson, commander Space and Missile Systems Center commander at Space Pitch Day in San Francisco, California. US…

Coronavirus raises worries about a broad slowdown in air travel

Foreign travelers wearing masks walk past a departures information board at Beijing International Airport in Beijing, China, as the country is hit by an outbreak of the new coronavirus, February…

Panera Bread to offer coffee subscription program

Panera Bread’s hot coffee and an everything bagel Panera Bread Panera Bread customers can soon drink as much of the chain’s coffee and tea as they want, all for $8.99…

2020 Democratic debate recap: Highlights from South Carolina

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) speaks during the Democratic presidential primary debate at the Charleston Gaillard Center on February 25, 2020 in Charleston, South Carolina. Win McNamee |…

Harvey Weinstein found guilty of rape and sexual act in MeToo trial

Film mogul Harvey Weinsten was found guilty Monday of rape and committing a criminal sexual act more than two years after news articles about his alleged serial sexual abuse of…

Microsoft senior leadership team under Satya Nadella

Microsoft President and Chief Legal Officer Brad Smith, CEO Satya Nadella, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Amy Hood and Chairman John Thompson pictured at the Microsoft annual meeting…

Biden, Buttigieg, Bloomberg attack projected caucus winner Bernie Sanders

Democratic presidential candidates wasted no time taking shots at Sen. Bernie Sanders on Saturday, after Sanders cemented his lead in the 2020 primary with a projected win in the Nevada caucus. Two…

Boeing to expand 737 Max inspections, sources say

In this Monday, Dec. 16, 2019, file photo, a Boeing worker walks in view of a 737 MAX jet in Renton, Wash. Elaine Thompson | AP Teams looking in the…

Amazon warns sellers on listings that make false coronavirus claims

Amazon is removing listings from its online marketplace that claim to help stop the spread of the coronavirus. The company notified third-party merchants this week that it was taking down…

2020 Democratic debate recap: Highlights from Nevada

Just three days before the crucial Nevada caucuses, six candidates took the stage in a contentious debate, firing off rounds of attacks on newcomer Mike Bloomberg. Former Vice President Joe…

Elizabeth Warren threatens to go after Bloomberg

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) speaks as CEO and Executive Director Hector Sanchez Barba listens during a Mi Familia Vota’s #Prioridades2020 Community Event at Cardenas Market February 17,…

Buybacks are off to their worst start in 7 years, but that could change

Share buybacks, one of the key building blocks for the nearly 11-year bull market run, have gotten off to a slow start in 2020 that, if sustained, could pose a…

Mike Bloomberg’s proposed Wall Street transaction tax explained

Presidential hopeful Michael Bloomberg on Tuesday announced sweeping reforms to the way Wall Street does business. Among his proposals is a 0.1% tax on all financial transactions, meaning that the…

Microsoft ElectionGuard software gets first test in Fulton, Wisconsin

A person votes using with a machine that draws on Microsoft’s ElectionGuard software in Fulton, Wisconsin, on February 18, 2020. Microsoft People in the small Wisconsin town of Fulton are…

‘I burst into tears’ — quarantined passengers isolated on US soil

A passenger who was among hundreds of Americans who volunteered to disembark the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship over the weekend, told CNBC Tuesday that the evacuees received a round…