Fact check: Biden’s midterms message includes false and misleading claims

Fact check: Biden’s midterms message includes false and misleading claims

Washington CNN  —  President Joe Biden has been back on the campaign trail, traveling in October and early November to deliver his pitch for electing Democrats in the midterm elections on Tuesday. Biden’s pitch has included claims that are false, misleading or lacking important context. (As always, we take no position on the accuracy of … Read more

Premarket stocks: The Fed may have changed markets forever

Premarket stocks: The Fed may have changed markets forever

A version of this story first appeared in CNN Business’ Before the Bell newsletter. Not a subscriber? You can sign up right here. You can listen to an audio version of the newsletter by clicking the same link. New York CNN Business  —  It’s safe to say that the global economy is in a pretty bad … Read more

Biden’s quiet campaign season brings him back to familiar territory in Pennsylvania

Biden’s quiet campaign season brings him back to familiar territory in Pennsylvania

CNN — When President Joe Biden visits Pennsylvania on Thursday, he’ll tout infrastructure investments that helped rebuild a collapsed bridge and raise campaign cash away from cameras with the state’s Democratic Senate candidate. Where he won’t appear is a campaign rally stage. Three weeks before November’s elections, Biden’s visit to Pittsburgh and Philadelphia neatly demonstrates … Read more

Iran faces dilemma as children join protests in ‘unprecedented’ phenomenon

Iran faces dilemma as children join protests in ‘unprecedented’ phenomenon

Editor’s Note: A version of this story first appeared in CNN’s Meanwhile in the Middle East newsletter, a three-times-a-week look inside the region’s biggest stories. Sign up here. Abu Dhabi CNN  —  Earlier this year, Iran flaunted a new patriotic song targeting school children around the country. Titled “Salute, Commander,” the song was a tribute … Read more

China’s economy is ‘in deep trouble’ as Xi heads to Communist Party congress

China’s economy is ‘in deep trouble’ as Xi heads to Communist Party congress

Hong Kong CNN Business  —  When Xi Jinping came to power a decade ago, China had just overtaken Japan to become the world’s second largest economy. It has grown at a phenomenal pace since then. With an average annual growth rate of 6.7% since 2012, China has seen one of the fastest sustained expansions for … Read more

Premarket stocks: A ‘tectonic shift’ in global wealth that will take years to recover from

Premarket stocks: A ‘tectonic shift’ in global wealth that will take years to recover from

A version of this story first appeared in CNN Business’ Before the Bell newsletter. Not a subscriber? You can sign up right here. You can listen to an audio version of the newsletter by clicking the same link. New York CNN Business — Markets plunged on Thursday morning after red-hot inflation data raised fears on … Read more

Student loan forgiveness applications now open through beta mode website, Biden administration says

Student loan forgiveness applications now open through beta mode website, Biden administration says

CNN  —  The Biden administration has opened the application process for Americans seeking student debt relief in a beta period starting Friday evening, officials told CNN, allowing applicants to begin signing up before the website is formally unveiled later this month. In August, President Joe Biden announced his decision to cancel up to $10,000 in … Read more

As the US-Saudi oil spat intensifies, what are Biden’s options?

As the US-Saudi oil spat intensifies, what are Biden’s options?

Editor’s Note: A version of this story first appeared in CNN’s Meanwhile in the Middle East newsletter, a three-times-a-week look inside the region’s biggest stories. Sign up here. Abu Dhabi CNN  —  The Saudi-American relationship appears to have hit rock bottom. After a move by the Saudi-led OPEC+ oil cartel to cut oil production, which … Read more

Americans are exhausted from dealing with inflation. 6 experts offer ideas for helping them cope

Americans are exhausted from dealing with inflation. 6 experts offer ideas for helping them cope

Editor’s Note: This roundup is part of the CNN Opinion series “America’s Future Start Now,” in which people share how they have been affected by the biggest issues facing the nation and experts offer their proposed solutions. The views expressed in these commentaries are the authors’ own. Read more opinion at CNN. Reader Linda Stewart … Read more

Premarket stocks: The bond market is crumbling

Premarket stocks: The bond market is crumbling

A version of this story first appeared in CNN Business’ Before the Bell newsletter. Not a subscriber? You can sign up right here. You can listen to an audio version of the newsletter by clicking the same link. New York CNN Business — The global bond market is having a historically awful year. The yield … Read more