Moody's upgraded its rating on California's general obligation debt, citing the state's improving financial position and employment growth.
Corporations are shackling all kinds of workers with employment agreements that ban them from working for competitors.
An bridge featured in the opening credits of "The Sopranos" is now the second bridge for which Gov. Chris Christie's administration is facing a probe.
Whole Foods Markets has agreed to pay $800,000 after an investigation found that the supermarket chain overcharged customers in California.
Here's a list of the most expensive states to live in, as ranked by CNBC, based on metrics such as average home, food and energy prices.
High-tech business formation is happening in those states funneling dollars to R&D. Here's a look at states on the forefront of change.
The rise and fall of states on CNBC's Top States for Business ranking is a reflection of economic trends. The biggest Cinderella story: Nevada.
Entrepreneurs have 50 options when it comes to forming a business, and some states do more than others when it comes to making their pitch.
The Golden State sets the gold standard for innovation and access to capital, and its economy is turning around. But it is expensive.
An eco-friendly car service seeks to take on the app-dispatched, ride-share companies.
Audi has drawn up blueprints for a wider range of high-performance electric cars to help it take on rivals, according to sources at the carmaker.
There's a movement in L.A. to cap parking ticket fines at $23. Here's why that's a great idea and won't crush revenue, says Jake Novak.
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports on a ride-share services bill for companies like Uber. The California bill now goes up for debate on whether it should have to provide insurance regardless of whether the app is on or off.
While high commercial real estate rents can impede a state's growth, they can also exemplify the value of a location.
Republican Gov. Rick Perry tells CNBC that he doesn't "necessarily condone" what he referred to as the gay "lifestyle," nor does he "condemn it either."
The severe drought in the Southwest and other parts of the country is causing pain. But most Americans seem to take it in stride.
This 10,000-square-foot estate is an oasis for best-selling author, TV star and legendary "Queen of Infomercials" Suzanne Somers and her husband.
California Republican Kevin McCarthy appears to be on track to replace Eric Cantor, reports CNBC's John Harwood.
Despite having about one-fifth the worldwide total of Internet users, China is notoriously tough for U.S. venture capital firms.
Intel raised expectations on second-quarter and full-year revenue, as well as gross margins, based on a stronger-than-expected business PC demand.