Wal-Mart said on Tuesday it would pay nearly $81.63 million to the federal government, pleading guilty to charges that it improperly discarded hazardous waste.
As a result of big taxes and big spending cuts, the "Golden State" now has too much money, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson.
The US stock market's break in its recent rally left investors wondering last week if they're seeing a turning point or just a blip in the upward path.
While much of corporate America is retrenching on the real estate front, the four most influential technology companies in America are planning new headquarters.
Can an olive oil shortage present a glut of opportunity? It depends on how you manage your business.
Wealth managers go where the money is, and the technology capital is flooded with the next crop of the newly rich.
CNBC has been ranking all 50 states for competitiveness since 2007. This year's report comes as states continue to get back in fighting shape—fighting for jobs, that is.
CNBC scores all U.S. states on 55 measures of competitiveness and 10 categories, from the cost of doing business to technology and innovation.
Advisors can appeal to an increasingly diverse consumer base by learning how to embrace cultural differences and hone interpersonal skills with distinctive groups.
Some advisors prefer clients with assets in the $500,000 to $2 million range over the ultrawealthy—they are less maintenance.
The league will make a final vote on the future of the King's relocation issue, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
Somebody is paying a lot of money for a coffee date with Apple's CEO Tim Cook.
Under President Barack Obama's health care law, where you live could make a huge difference in what you'll pay for medications.
Tony Stark's superpowers lifted blockbuster "Iron Man 3" to the top of the weekend box office, beating out a strong debut for the lavish Jazz Age drama "The Great Gatsby."
India's IT watchdog is investigating how the computer systems of two companies that are part of the country's vast IT services industry were breached in a global ATM heist.
Two companies with major operations in India were the weak links that opened the door to a $45 million global cyber heist brought to light by U.S. authorities this week.
Mail Online, the Web counterpart of British tabloid newspaper The Daily Mail, has set up shop in America, where it has rankled some for not attributing content or photos.
After being replaced by Honolulu for a year, Los Angeles took back the title of most congested metro area.
NBC's Aymen Mohyeldin reports that thousands of homes are under threat from wildfires in California.
California firefighters battled a wildfire Friday that had blazed a trail to the beach in Ventura County overnight and was pushing toward Malibu.