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Apple analysts have a long history of misreading weak iPhone demand based on supplier rumors

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Quarterly concerns around iPhone demand have become close to routine for Apple — as global smartphone sales slow and upgrade cycles grow longer.

The reasons to be bearish on the stock market now are swamping the bull case

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The reasons for investors to be pessimistic are beginning to pile up just as quickly as the market has been sliding down.

Apple's breakdown could mean the stock market retests the October low, chart analysts fear

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Stocks are at a turning point, and it could be Apple and other tech names that help decide whether the market revisits October lows.

Here's what you need to know about the Senate runoff election in pro-Trump Mississippi

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Democratic former Agriculture Secretary Mike Espy aims to upset Republican Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith in the Nov. 27 Senate special election runoff.

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A West Virginia Democrat who voted for Trump and just lost a House race is now running for president

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Richard Ojeda and others who declared early candidacies will have a lot of trouble breaking out of what's expected to be a large field consisting of several Democrats, potentially including Sen. Elizabeth Warren and former Vice President…

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There's something behind this market sell-off that no one is talking about: The strong dollar

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Stocks investors are spooked about a lot of things, and the strong dollar biting into earnings growth is now one of them.

GE CEO admits regular investors have fled the stock since he cut the dividend to a penny

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General Electric CEO Larry Culp acknowledged Monday that his decision to slash the quarterly dividend to a penny sent regular investors scrambling.

A popular Apple analyst just cut his iPhone XR shipment estimates by 30 million units

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TF International Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said Apple will ship 70 million iPhone XR units, 30 million fewer than Kuo originally expected. Kuo's note explains why he believes Apple will ship fewer than he originally anticipated.

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Threat of a looming ban on menthol cigarettes weighs on tobacco stocks

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FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb plans to announce this week the agency will move forward with a ban on menthol cigarettes, senior FDA officials told CNBC last week.

Tariffs are having a negative impact for only about 9 percent of companies, earnings calls show

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Tariff concerns remain a key talking point on Wall Street when dissecting the market volatility fit over the past month, but the issue seems to be carrying less heft among corporate executives.

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The stock market doesn't see a big risk for Trump in Mueller probe right now

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Some market pros see the Mueller investigation for now as a low risk for President Trump and expect the market to rally if he is in the clear when the special counsel releases his report.

Conflicting reports of a Facebook exec's firing heighten anti-conservative debate in Silicon Valley

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In recent months, Facebook, Google and Twitter have all faced intensifying claims of online censorship and an environment that's not welcoming to right-leaning employees.

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Photos show California's devastating wildfires raging in Malibu and Butte County

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Two incredibly devastating wildfires are raging across California, already killing at least 31 people, displacing over 250,000 residents and destroying thousands of homes and businesses.

Apple slides after one of its suppliers cut its outlook, hinting at weak iPhone orders

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One of Apple's facial recognition suppliers cut its outlook based on a reduced shipment request from one its largest customers. Shares of Apple slid as much as 4.7 percent on the news.

GE drops below $8 after CEO Culp says he feels the 'urgency' and will sell assets to raise cash

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Culp tells CNBC GE has "got plenty of opportunities through assets sales" to reduce the company's leverage.

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Trump attacks Florida recount with a wild claim that there are 'missing or forged' ballots

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President Trump demands that the tight Florida races for governor and the state's seat in the U.S. Senate be called for Republicans because an "honest vote count is no longer possible."

SurveyMonkey has a rocky open after rival Qualtrics is bought for $8 billion before going public

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SurveyMonkey stock rises following Sunday's news that SAP plans to acquire chief rival Qualtrics for $8 billion in cash.

Shares of California utilities plunge as wildfires rage

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PG&E and Edison International stocks fall on Monday as wildfires rage in Southern California.

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Koch network plans a post-midterm push for priorities as Democrats prepare to take over the House

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The Koch network is mounting a multimillion-dollar campaign to push some key priorities – such as immigration reform and free-trade initiatives — before Democrats take over the House in January.

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Dow plunges 600 points as Apple leads tech rout

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U.S. stocks fell on Monday as a decline in Apple shares, a strong dollar and lingering worries about global trade offset positive news on the dealmaking front.

Sunday, Nov 11

The organization helping veterans get jobs by teaching them how to re-adjust to civilian life

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FourBlock offers veterans a free semester-long, university accredited course in nearly 20 cities across the country, with plans to expand to three more.

How service dogs are helping the disabled and wounded veterans cope with stress

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The nonprofit group Canine Companions for Independence (CCI) trains dogs to help the disabled navigate life after war in new and meaningful ways. The group provides assistance dogs free of charge to adults, children and veterans who are…

Space unicorn Rocket Lab reaches orbit again in key first commercial launch

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Rocket Lab put seven spacecraft in orbit on Saturday as the company completed its first launch for paying customers.

Saturday, Nov 10

Trump doubles down on unsubstantiated claims of election 'stealing' in Florida

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After a recount was ordered in the Florida races for U.S. Senate and governor on Saturday, President Donald Trump tweeted, "Trying to STEAL two big elections. We are watching closely!"

Alums from this failed health tech start-up now hold key roles at Apple, Amazon, Alphabet and others

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In 2012, Quanttus set out to make a smart watch that could measure blood pressure around the clock. It failed but the dream lives on, as Quanttus alums spread out to companies like Apple, Alphabet, Amazon, Fitbit, Nike, Samsung and more.

How a female artisan became the top jewelry designer in the Mideast and gained fans in Hollywood

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Jewelry icon Azza Fahmy is the first woman in Egypt to train with master craftsman. Today her jewelry is worn by celebrities including Rihanna. The heart of the brand's success is its designs drawn from Egyptian history and Islamic culture.

Skillz hands out thousands in prize money daily to mobile gamers: Here's what it means for esports

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The CEO of one of the fastest-growing mobile gaming companies talks the future of mobile esports

Friday, Nov 9

Trump jumps into tight Senate races wielding conspiracy theories

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The president on Friday tweeted a series of unfounded claims that were apparently aimed at sowing doubt about the election results if Democrats ultimately prevailed.

Tech's big five lost a combined $75 billion in market value on Friday

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Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix, Microsoft and Google parent company Alphabet collectively lost over $100 billion in market cap on Friday as tech stocks come off their worst month since the recession.

FDA plans to restrict flavored e-cigarette sales, ban menthol cigarettes from market

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The FDA plans to limit sales of some flavored e-cigarettes to vape shops and to ban menthol cigarettes, senior agency officials tell CNBC.

Manafort was in default on Trump Tower condo when he forfeited it in plea — now bank wants a piece

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UBS Bank is asking a federal judge for a hearing to recognize and adjudicate that bank's interest in Paul Manafort's condo in the landmark building owned by President Donald Trump on Fifth Avenue in New York.

Thursday, Nov 8

Disney is taking a $157 million write-down on Vice Media, which is reportedly reducing staff by 15%

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Disney reported the $157 million write down in its fourth-quarter earnings report Thursday, a day after the Wall Street Journal wrote that Vice Media plans to reduce its workforce by up to 15 percent.

Robyn Denholm replaces Elon Musk as Tesla's board chair

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On Wednesday night, Tesla announced Robyn Denholm has taken Elon Musk's place as chair of the company's board. She will also be leaving her role as CFO and Head of Strategy at Telstra, Australia's largest telecommunications company, after…

Walmart is holding parties in its stores on Thanksgiving, kicking off online deals earlier than ever

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Walmart will hold new events in stores on Nov. 22, Thanksgiving Day, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. with free coffee and cookies. It will also kick off Black Friday deals online earlier than it ever has before.

Trump is in big trouble now that Democrats control the House — and he knows it

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After American voters hit the brakes on his administration by flipping the House to Democratic control, Trump called a White House news conference to insist he had won "almost a complete victory." And then he made plain he understands…

Wednesday, Nov 7

Good for Trump, Bad for Trump: How midterm results will help — and hurt — the president

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President Donald Trump was the biggest name not on the ballot for elections Tuesday night, but he still lost — and won — in a number of significant ways.

Take-Two Interactive reports better-than-expected revenue

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Take-Two interactive, the parent company of Rockstar Games and 2K, is set to report earnings for its 2019 fiscal second quarter after the bell Wednesday. The company released the blockbuster game "Red Dead Redemption 2" earlier this year.

Democrat Debbie Mucarsel-Powell unseats moderate GOP Rep. Carlos Curbelo in Florida

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Mucarsel-Powell's expected victory comes against one of just 23 Republican House members who represent a district won in 2016 by Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton.

Women were elected to the House in record numbers

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Democratic women flipped more than a dozen Republican seats, helping to seal the party's incoming majority in the House. There will be more female representatives in the next Congress than ever.