UAW sees ‘good progress’ on key issues to try to resolve GM strike

United Auto Workers members on strike picket outside General Motors’ Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly plant on Sept. 25, 2019 in Detroit. Michael Wayland / CNBC The United Auto Workers union said on Friday it had made progress on some key issues as it works to try to reach a contract with General Motors to resolve a nearly …

Apple iPhone 6s service repair program announced

Tim Cook, chief executive officer of Apple Inc., right, speaks with Ryan Tedder, lead singer of One Republic, as other members of the band look on after a product announcement in San Francisco, Sept. 9, 2015. Apple is expected to unveil its iPhone 6s and 6s Plus. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images …

Expect firms to adjust forecasts to new tariffs

Earnings season is underway, but it’s in the “slow dribble phase,” CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Friday. The “Mad Money” host has just three earnings reports circled on his calendar in the week ahead, along with two analyst meetings he will be tuned in to. He warned that the stock market has a number of headwinds …

House Democrats subpoena White House in impeachment inquiry

U.S. House Democrats on Friday subpoenaed the White House for documents they want to see as part of their impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump. The chairmen of three House of Representatives committees said they want documents related to a July 25 phone call between Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy that is at the …

Bernie Sanders released from hospital after heart attack

2020 Democratic U.S. presidential candidate and U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders speaks during a campaign event in West Branch, Iowa, August 19, 2019. Al Drago | Reuters 2020 presidential candidate Bernie Sanders was released from a Las Vegas hospital Friday, days after the Vermont senator suffered a heart attack, his campaign announced in a statement. Campaign …

Apple CEO Tim Cook has cultivated a close relationship with Trump

Apple CEO Tim Cook laughs with President Donald Trump during a meeting in the White House, Washington, March 6, 2019. Leah Millis | Reuters The federal government will determine in the next few months whether Apple will get a tariff exemption on its core products. It’s a critical juncture for Apple and CEO Tim Cook: …