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World markets turned volatile on Monday, with fears of a hung parliament in Italy rippling across the globe, as the outcome of its general election remained highly uncertain.
Corporations, small businesses, and startups grab the headlines – but middle-sized companies drive the economy.
The documentary "Inocente" won an Oscar Sunday for best documentary short, making it the first film funded by Kickstarter to take home the prestigious award.
One thing should be made clear - We should have a stimulus, not a cut says this professor.
Wealthy Chinese are buying more luxury goods — just not at home. Here's where they're spending their money.
Experts have recently reported a distressing level of M&A failure, citing failure rates as high as 90%. So how can a leader contemplating a deal beat the failure odds? These authors have a plan.
Consumers could be foreshadowing a new recession. Coupons.com releasing its Internet Coupon Index exclusively to CNBC. It shows a spike in coupon offers and demand that hasn't been seen since just before the 2007 recession.
There are a few triggers that could put the brakes on the stock market's bull run but investors hoping for a significant pullback to get in may have to wait.
"Argo" stormed to Best Picture victory at the Oscars on a night that ended in disappointment for frontrunner "Lincoln" and handed the most overall wins - four - to "Life of Pi."
Showcasing the latest in the big business of skimpy, several designers hit the runway during the inaugural Lingerie Fashion Week.
Some tax loopholes and deductions are under immediate scrutiny in efforts to cut the deficit and raise revenues. But questions remain on whether closing or reducing deductions will raise revenues and make the tax code fairer.
Looking for the best return on your college investment? Here's a fun list: The top 10 universities for producing billionaires -- and some of their famous alum.
Moody's downgrade is a blow to the Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne, who has stuck to his plan to reduce government spending in the face of slowing economic growth.
Looks like Yahoo employees who normally work remotely won't be for much longer. CEO Marissa Mayer is making all remote employees now report to Yahoo offices, according to a report.
Some concept cars never became production models, and they're holy grails for certain collectors. Read our list of 10 cars that never made it to the showroom.
Turberculosis is making a global comeback, including in the United States. Dr. William Schaffner of Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, discusses the concern surrounding the disease.
With buzz surrounding new hardware initiatives and a surging stock, Google appears to be trying to muscle its way onto turf traditionally dominated by Apple.
Long lines at the airport, food scarcities and a rise in identity theft are just some of the disasters awaiting Americans if sequestration goes through.
American has expanded do-it-yourself checked baggage tagging to Washington Reagan National Airport. Self-service is likely to extend to other carriers, and could mean fewer on-site employees.