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Are a few days in January a small Swiss mountain town relevant to the way the world will be shaped for the rest of the year?
FAA's proposed rules may not help Amazon's delivery plans, but some businesses will be helped a lot.
"We're so close I can't imagine they can't resolve this very, very soon," the CEO of the Port of Long Beach told CNBC on Tuesday.
The world has been aroused – in different ways – by the "Fifty Shades of Grey" movie and sex shops are looking to cash in on film.
In honor of the 70th anniversary of North Korea's liberation, more than 300 political - and somewhat eyebrow raising - slogans were published today.
Some fashion firms have seen their shares rise by nearly 50 percent in the past year; others have had their stock prices plummet.
Coastal countries are leaking millions of tons of plastic into the oceans every year, says a new study. And it is getting tougher to remove.
Michelle Phan expands her businesses, while maintaining a massive online presence.
Some environmental groups are taking issue with First Solar's new farm, in which Apple is making a big investment.
"Fast Money" trader Brian Kelly says that buying Monsanto is the perfect play on the Ukraine crisis from here in the U.S.
Jon Stewart helped turn Viacom's Comedy Central into a TV force, and now it doesn't have any natural successors for him.
Growers who jumped into the new legal market hoping to make a killing in cannabis are now getting killed by a glut of product.
Chocolate purchases are consistent all year, and don't move dramatically for Valentine's Day, according to data.
Employment is increasing, no question, but not in the professions that typically own homes, says Freddie Mac.
Some political embarrassments over the last few days show Jeb Bush's political mechanics need a lot of work.
The most powerful woman in hedge funds is off to a red-hot start at the helm of her own firm.
Exclusive data by Cardlytics show which Valentine's Day gifts are the most popular, least popular, top categories, and best/worst cities.
Paying the alternative minimum tax is now unavoidable for many wage earners in high-tax states, but some strategies can make it bearable.
A new report shows America is barely in the top 20 countries for retirement security. The problem? "Material well-being" for retirees.
Allergan chief David Pyott tells CNBC that dealing with "raiders" like Bill Ackman and Valeant Pharmaceuticals was a full-time job.