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Peter Morici says for the GOP to win elections, it must abandon long-held beliefs and biases.
A long-awaited overhaul of U.S. immigration law has a good chance of happening this year, bringing major changes to the millions of people living here illegally—and perhaps giving the economy a boost.
To Philip Horn, the Braemar Country Club was not just a golf course, it was an extension of his office. Most weeks, Mr. Horn, a financial adviser at Wells Fargo, chatted up potential clients between holes at the upscale club set against the backdrop of the Santa Monica Mountains. The NYT reports.
The CEO of Zipcar, which was taken over this week by Avis, told CNBC about a new plan to get around the annual fee.
Despite so-called "fiscal cliff" worries, the S&P 500 has had an improbable run.
The NHL and its players finally achieved their elusive deal early Sunday morning, finding a way to restart a sport desperate to regain momentum and boost its prominence.
With 2013 bringing tax increases on the incomes of a small sliver of the richest Americans, the top earners now face a heavier tax burden than at any time since 1979.
More and more standard-fuel vehicles are coming out at 40 m.p.g. ratings, making it harder for car buyers to justify paying the premium for electrics and hybrids.
This could be the most difficult earnings season in years, revealed "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer. Here’s what’s on his radar.
For the third-straight year, consumer electronics sales faded in the later part of the holiday season as shoppers made purchases early in order to take advantage of heavily promoted Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales, according to a study.
The coin would be a brilliant way around the debt ceiling if it weren't for that pesky constitutional issue.
In a world defined by volatility, it's the central banks who hold all the cards.
Diamond manufacturing is a dwindling trade in Israel. The country has one of the world's hottest diamond exchanges, but polishers and cutters of the precious stones have been replaced by cheaper workers in newer hubs like India and China.
Jim Cramer has some experience wrestling with difficult dogs - of the Dow, that is. Following are his insights.
Richard Kovacevich, former chairman & CEO of Wells Fargo, sizes up the "fiscal cliff" agreement and what we have to look forward in the debt ceiling debate. "I'm stunned and shocked that basically, nothing has been done," he says.
The Justice Department has reached a $1.4 billion settlement with Transocean Ltd., the owner of the rig that sank after an explosion killed 11 workers and spawned the massive 2010 oil spill.
CNBC's Kate Kelly examines the 34% run-up in lumber futures from the roots - on the ground in Athol, ID.
When the dragon Smaug captures the dwarven mine in the Hobbit, is the primarily a monetary shock or a supply shock?
A look ahead at key trends to watch—from the rise of cannabis businesses to the mounting pressure on digital deal platforms. With a fiscal deal signed, is the uncertainty finally over?
Fears of tax hikes in 2013 sent sales of high-end Manhattan properties soaring.