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The eleventh hour deal reached to avert the fiscal cliff in the U.S. merely masks the bleak long-term outlook for the country, Nouriel Roubini said in an opinion piece published in the Financial Times newspaper on Thursday.
Despite its well-publicized cutoff at incomes of $400,000 and up, the fiscal cliff deal could increase taxes on people making less.
What are the most stressful jobs? Here is CareerCast.com's list for 2013. Click ahead to see if yours is on the list.
It’s easy to see why thieves might target an electronics store, but sometimes they steal items of unknown or dubious value, that range from the confusing to the downright bizarre.
Retail sales reports from a handful of retailers on Thursday will provide another peek at holiday spending and help gauge how consumer spending is shaping up. But the expected dour reports may not foreshadow a poor 2013 for retailers.
Bonds may lose altitude in 2013, lagging stocks and other asset classes as a long-term bull market starts to wane.
2012 will go down in the record books as a good year for investors. But to give us more insight into what might lie ahead, perhaps it's better to delve into the world of the IPO market.
Jane Wells takes a look at the federal budget numbers like it's your household.
Anheuser-Busch InBev is stealing a page from its own playbook with Beck's Sapphire, a pilsner-style brew that woos younger adults with is upscale image.
A patch to stop the reimbursement cuts to doctors who treat Medicare patients included in the "cliff" deal doesn’t address patient disengagement from the health care process, Athenahealth CEO Jonathan Bush told CNBC on Wednesday.
Now that there's a "Cliff" deal, the housing market is on firmer ground today, and here's why.
Just in case you were under the impression that the fiscal cliff debates were carried out with a high level of respect and intellectualism, check out how nasty things got on Friday.
Warmer temperatures mean soon you may have to pay more for your favorite Bordeaux — if you can find it, the Global Post reports.
Subtract the Oracle of Omaha's charitable donations for this past year, and the total of the top 15 donors would be far less than last year’s $2.6 billion.
If you want to avoid big swings in risk appetite, look for currencies other than the U.S. dollar, this expert says.
Sometimes the biggest paydays come from making a contrarian bet on the most hated sector on the planet.
So what's to account for the general apathy regarding the so-called "fiscal cliff"? You might have to thank all the money-printers at the Federal Reserve.
While Congressional leaders were bickering over the "fiscal cliff," Pimco's Bill Gross Tweeted what he thinks will happen to the economy in 2013 -- and what it means for the market.
An embarrassing derailment of France's 75 percent millionaires' tax may open an opportunity to water down a scheme that had damaged the country's image with international investors.
As more people use their mobile devices to access their bank accounts cyber attacks are on the upswing, McAfee's Michelle Dennedy told CNBC.