After Hours catches up with Dr. David Grantham -- senior fellow at Secure Free Society -- to discuss the U.S. air strike killing top Iranian general Qasem Soleimani.
I try to take my pains and turn them into art. So says Mana Neyestani, an Iranian cartoonist who lives in exile here in France. He fled Iran whilst awaiting trial after he draw a cartoon deemed highly offensive by Azeris living in northwestern Iran. He insists he never meant any offence in the cartoon. As his new book "Trois Heures" (Three Hours) comes out, he spoke to us about its inspiration: a three-hour wait at Paris's Orly airport with nothing but a refugee travel document. CNBC.com's MacKenzie Sigalos brings you the day's top business news headlines. After an ugly month for stocks in September, CNBC's Bob Pisani breaks down what investors should expect in October, and identifies hurdles that lie ahead, like the presidential election and the rising Covid-19 case count. Plus, CNBC.com airline reporter Leslie Josephs returns to "After Hours" as American and United cut more than 30,000 jobs in one day after their federal aid funds ran dry. CNBC.com's MacKenzie Sigalos brings you the day's top business news headlines. Stanford climate scientist Noah Diffenbaugh joins After Hours today to explain why the major wildfires burning through the west coast are more bigger in 2020 than in the past. Plus, CNBC's Kate Rooney reports on the consistent popularity of online trading through brokerages like Robinhood.
0:34 — Market check
1:15 — Retail trading trends
2:50 — CNBC Soundcheck
6:47 — West Coast Wildfires
10:20 — Numbers Round
12:28 — Get The Latest CNBC.com's MacKenzie Sigalos brings you the day's top business news headlines. A second wave of coronavirus infection overtakes Europe as the United States mourns 200,000 Covid-19 deaths — the most of any country in the world. The 'After Hours' team asks public health experts and epidemiologists what notes Americans should be taking as Europe tries to tamp down on infection, and flu season approaches.
0:43 -- Dow, S&P 500 post 4 straight weeks of losses
1:03 -- Why Wall Street is leading the charge back to bring employees back into the office
4:10 -- CNBC Soundcheck
7:51 -- Europe's second wave of Covid-19
12:03 - Numbers Round