In the wake of the Swiss franc's surge, some of the food prices around town in Davos are proving to be a little hard to stomach.» Read More
Almost everyone has a horror story about a boss like Homer Simpson’s boss, Mr. Burns. Researchers are looking into what makes a real-life Mr. Burns. The results are scary.
In the last two years the luxury car brand Porsche has doubled its sales to woman in the U.S., with the percentage of Porsche sales to females growing to 15 percent.
Barbie, the world's most recognizable doll, seems to be losing her appeal with a decline in sales last year when global sales of dolls and accessories jumped by $770 million.
Due to the standing water caused by heavy rains this summer, parts of the country are going to see an explosion of mosquitoes.
From the medieval days when it originated as a way to show both parties came in peace, the handshake has been tied to a person's word—no more so than when used in business.
A song Fabrice Tourre wrote about the looming financial crisis featured in the trial of the former Goldman Sachs executive today.
Patients whose doctors sell their practices to hospitals could see prices rise, at least in the short term, experts say.
Tony Crescenzi of Pimco talks about the Fed chair the market wants and the one it will get with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the "Futures Now" traders.
In 2002, Big Five accounting firm Arthur Andersen was indicted on obstruction charges in the SEC's Enron investigation. Its conviction was overturned, but Andersen is long gone.
Some of the most innovative companies in New York are taking notice of a new start-up that looks to redefine the way we drink coffee in the office.
In a rare move, Consumer Reports has rated a large sedan from a U.S. automaker as the best in its category - the first time in more than 20 years a domestic model has been rated the best sedan.
The rapidly melting Arctic is an "economic time bomb" likely cost the world at least $60 trillion. The Financial Times reports.
Snapchat's wild success has been a surprise to even its top investors. But is the company really worth $800 million?
The uranium surplus in the market has dragged on prices, but that’s not stopping some people from making bets on the radioactive element longer term.
The once-sleepy process of releasing economic data has quietly gotten a lot more complicated, and a lot more lucrative.
Michael Dell and Silver Lake Partners responded Wednesday to a demand for a higher bid from Dell's special committee, saying the $13.75 per share offered is a "full and fair price."
More middle-age workers fear the financial consequences of a critical illness than fear dying from that illness, but few are preparing for that possibility, a survey finds.
Detroit's leaders have set an important precedent in siding with residents rather than unions and bondholders in their decision to declare the city bankrupt last week, Meredith Whitney wrote in the Financial Times.
Carl Icahn, the billionaire investor whose stock ideas move markets, plans to tease investors by leaving clues on Twitter as to his next big investment soon.
Scholarships and grants have trumped parental contributions as the No. 1 source of paying for college for the first time in four years, according to a new report.