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Thanksgiving week is usually good for stocks

Stocks have a good chance of trading higher in the week ahead, if the typical Thanksgiving holiday week trading patterns take over.

What to watch for in upcoming Salesforce earnings

One strategist is closely watching, as it's one of the few remaining large tech names to report this earnings season.

Top VC deals: Stitch Fix, flying cars and retail robots used at Wal-Mart

A weekly recap of some of the most interesting venture capital deals, funds and start-ups.

Applied Materials CEO: 'The future of competition' is changing, and it's fueling our business

Jim Cramer caught up with Applied Materials CEO Gary Dickerson about his company's role in A.I. and big data.

Nelson Peltz will bring 'fresh perspective' to P&G: CalSTRS

Naming billionaire Nelson Peltz to the Procter & Gamble board will be beneficial to shareholders: CalSTRS' Anne Sheehan.

Private jet management could be shielded from taxes under Senate tax bill

A proposal in a Republican tax bill would provide a break to private jet owners.

'Justice League' faces a steep climb to $1 billion as middling reviews roll in

Weak reviews and a so-so Thursday night box office haul could make it hard for "Justice League" to hit $1 billion.

Medicare Part B premiums jumping 23 percent for many retirees

The increase in Social Security benefits will go toward paying the Part B premium.

White House: Difference between Trump and Franken is that Trump has not admitted wrongdoing

Further investigation into allegations against Trump are not warranted, said the White House, because "people spoke very loud and clear" by electing him.

Tesla's biggest bull sees $60 billion in revenue by early next decade

Tesla's most bullish analyst says his outlook on Tesla is ]is based in part on his confidence in demand for the Model 3

Tax plan could hurt homeowners and create credit risk in high tax areas

The Congressional tax overhaul could put a dent in home values in high-tax states, and create looming credit risks for local governments.

Tesla is 'going out of business,' says former GM exec Bob Lutz

Tesla is a "losing enterprise" that won't last, Bob Lutz, former vice chairman of General Motors, told CNBC on Friday.

WowWee's Fingerlings wins restraining order against counterfeiters, how to avoid being scammed

Earlier this month, WowWee filed a federal lawsuit against 165 sellers of counterfeit Fingerlings.

Saudis expand crackdown with arrest of military officials and businessmen, WSJ reports

Saudi authorities have reportedly detained about two dozen military officials and several businessmen.

Navy confirms aircrew created 'obscene' skydrawings

The Navy on Friday promised a probe into "obscene" skydrawings created by one of its aircrews and possible action.

Saudi Arabia 'settlement': Why the kingdom is offering detained elites freedom for their assets

Saudi authorities are reportedly offering cash-for-freedom deals to wealthy elites detained in a corruption sweep.

Don't expect 'easy gains' of 2017 to be repeated next year, says top strategist Jason Trennert

Even if most of Trump's economic agenda is passed, stock market gains may still slow, said Strategas Research Partners' Jason Trennert.

Trump decision to allow trophy hunting imports angers top Republican

House Foreign Affairs Committee chair Ed Royce called the trade in African elephant trophies "blood currency for terrorist organizations."

Alabama's GOP governor to vote for Roy Moore amid scandal

She says the state needs to send a Republican to Washington, so she intends to vote for the Republican nominee.

Flying this Thanksgiving? Here's how to stay sane

A guide to keeping calm during your Thanksgiving air travel.