Lew defends the Obama administration's economic record, insisting that the past eight years have seen real gains for American workers. » Read More
In an industry rife with competition, casual dining restaurants are pulling out all the stops to turn patrons into loyal customers.
There are a slew of state and local programs aimed at alleviating student-debt burdens for recent graduates. Here are just a few.
State governments are still struggling to fund their pension plans. Our map shows what your share comes to.
Ex-Twitter CEO Dick Costolo says his years running Twitter through its IPO helped him discover an interest in this realm.
The porn industry, after years of challenges from free online content (legally obtained or not), may finally be on a path to growing again this year.
While gas prices are low nationwide, some stations are slashing the fuel's price to rock-bottom levels.
Former aide to Martin Luther King Jr., John Lewis, tells CNBC's John Harwood how far this country has come but where it needs to be headed.
Warren Buffett is having a VERY bad day.
The pornographic rival to Playboy is throwing in the towel on its print edition.
The strong dollar is putting a tempting proposition in reach for more boomers and retirees, but that's not all you need to consider.
Attorneys dub January "Divorce Month," thanks to increased filings, but rushing to get unhitched can lead to expensive mistakes.
Fewer clean-shaven male faces are giving rise to a new archetype that's becoming a coveted market demographic in its own right — bearded men.
U.S. dietary guidelines are issued every five years, and normally come with a heaping portion of controversy.
U.S. crude oil is now being exported on the open market. Will global free trade translate into higher gas prices at home?
Wal-Mart will close 269 stores across the globe, 154 of which are in the U.S.
Earlier Friday, the U.S. Commerce Department said that retail sales posted an unexpected drop in December.