Traders will examine reports on home prices and consumer confidence.
Comcast needs the support of more than 50% of Sky's shareholders to seal control.
The Trump administration's proposal to rollback national fuel economy standards was headed for its second public hearing a day after California officials and scores of speakers here blasted it as a danger to the environment and public health.
The World Bank says the Gaza Strip's economy is in "free fall" and is calling for urgent action by Israel and the international community.
Asian stock markets were mixed Tuesday after a Chinese government report accusing the Trump administration of bullying other countries, dampening hopes for a settlement in their escalating tariff war.
Video captured the moment that an Air Canada jet flew off course and just over four other jetliners filled with passengers late on a July night last year in San Francisco.
The United States will target Iran's oil exports with sanctions on November 4th.