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Many factors could affect whether shoppers open their wallets this holiday season. But one thing is clear: The pressure is on.
Advisors urge reluctant clients to rebalance portfolios away from stocks before the new year, in the interest of diversification.
Visit any American city and it doesn't take a whole lot of imagination to see where its greatness came from—however faded it may seem to be.
The head of the National Urban League outlines a plan to close the economic divide that's crippling U.S. cities.
Do you have business jet envy? we've compiled a list of the 10 most expensive corporate jets based on list prices.
China unveiled details of its 60-point reform plan, paving the way for sweeping changes in the world's second-biggest economy.
Which is better: A Roth or a traditional IRA? Financial advisor Jerry Lynch weighs in.
Craft beer sales are booming, but one beer style is standing out from all the rest: the India Pale Ale. But it wasn't always this way. A look how IPA became so popular.
Gap’s high-end activewear brand Athleta could emerge as the biggest winner from Lululemon’s quality control questions.
Who said the housing market is in recovery mode? Clearly it’s not and the evidence points to very fragile outlook, said Todd Schoenberger.
The launch of PlayStation 4 and Xbox One marks a chance for Sony to win big after a string of losses and for Microsoft to expand beyond PCs.
JPMorgan Chase canceled a question and answer session on Twitter with a veteran investment banker after being flooded with insults.
The thugs behind the global CryptoLocker ransomware attack have added a bizarre new twist: a customer service line.
A scaling back of the Federal Reserve's stimulus program can be expected in the next couple of months, Morgan Stanley CEO James Gorman said.
The Internet divides students as much as the cafeteria table, and it’s not just the classic schoolyard bullies who are becoming online menaces.
Prince Charles marked his 65th birthday by slamming the U.K.'s big supermarket chains for squeezing farmers' incomes by taking "none of the risk."
Robert Bigelow is applying to amend a 1967 international agreement on the moon so that a system of private property rights can be established there.
Despite backlash, retailers such as Wal-Mart have been quick to offer associates pay benefits and other perks for giving up part of their Thanksgiving to work.
Consumers may benefit from more low-cost competition as a result of the deal that paves the way for US Airways and American to merge.
Third Point founder Dan Loeb says his $13 billion hedge fund owns a stake in FedEx, and he does not want to replace Fred Smith as its CEO.