There appears to be more upside for Google stock over the next decade than for Apple, PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel tells CNBC.» Read More
Amid all the bullishness about stocks this year, the swine flu play may be getting lost. Yes, one of the most effective strategies has been betting on shares of companies that benefit from the higher-than-expected flu cases.
A decade after Apple revolutionized the music world with its iTunes store, the music industry is undergoing another, even more radical, digital transformation.
Asia's financial capital Hong Kong retained its top spot as the world's most expensive city to rent a high-end apartment as robust demand on the island, a popular destination for employees looking to relocate overseas, and constrained supply, kept prices elevated.
Celebrity gravesites become popular attractions, visited by tourists hoping to connect with their once living idol. See some of the most popular celebrity gravesites of all time.
The sudden rise in interest rates to nine-month highs doesn't yet signal a turn, but that could change if Congress resolves the fiscal crisis hanging over the markets.
Delta will debut new outdoor "Sky Deck" lounge terraces at its airport clubs in Atlanta and New York.
Oil companies at the heart of the US shale oil boom are burning off enough gas to power all the homes in Chicago and Washington combined in a practice causing growing concern about the waste of resources and damage to the environment.
Apple iconic iPhone is losing some of its luster among Asia's well-heeled consumers in Singapore and Hong Kong, a victim of changing mobile habits and its own runaway success.
In an ominously near-accurate prediction, intelligence experts warned twice last year that the In Amenas gas plant in Algeria could be the target of an attack by Islamic militants.
Call them super leaks or super teasers. For a growing number of Super Bowl advertisers, they are super smart business.
Business leaders and policymakers cautioned against complacency amid optimism that the euro zone is emerging from the crisis.
Forecasts for the nonfarm payroll report are all over the map, but this strategist has found a way to play the most likely scenario using currencies.
Twitter released Vine, a new application for quick video sharing, and the app may already be butting heads with rival Facebook.
Make sure you claim all of the tax breaks you deserve, from other taxes you have paid to expenses for job hunting, and even good deeds so small you hardly remember them.
Some stars’ real estate purchases and sales are infrequent, and with other entertainers, the hits keep on coming.
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The Crossroads Foundation is offering all Davos attendees an up-close and personal encounter with poverty through its 'Struggle for Survival' program.
The official news agency of the Chinese government has published an editorial urging Chinese government officials to avoid sex scandals and be "superheroes" when it comes to fighting corruption.
The so-called Troubled Asset Relief Program has neared the end of the road. And its key architects have moved on.
Faced with heavy competition from a hot rental market, some of the nation’s home builders are turning some of their resources to building multi-family, rental apartment buildings.