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Six years after trotting out a highly acclaimed commitment to protect a rain forest, Ecuador's leftist president wants to yank the plan in favor of oil exploration.
The singer is cashing out of the mansion market, listing two of her trophy properties in Florida and Montreal for a total of more than $100 million.
Due to a combo of taxes on ordinary income, pensions, real estate, inherited property and estates, these 10 states can best be described as hostile territory for seniors.
JetBlue Airways will be adding swanky, new premium seats on popular New York to California routes to keep loyal customers from flying other carriers, CEO Dave Barger told CNBC.
A wildfire that has already charred 15,000 acres of land in California now threatens the water and power supplies for San Francisco.
Parents increasingly are struggling to pay off student loans even as their children take on new debts to pay for schooling. The loans are becoming a multigenerational burden.
The Woodward Avenue Action Association is trying to not only save the historic factory, but possibly help turn it into a tourist and learning center.
Nasdaq officials say a "connectivity" problem was what shut down trading for three hours Thursday, but some cybersecurity experts are concerned that hackers see an opportunity.
Patrick Hop made an initial investment a year ago. Hop then dumped the stock at $115. But instead of pocketing a huge profit, he re-invested the money into Tesla call options.
In the wake of Nasdaq's latest trading snafu, it begs the question: Will the next wave of tech IPOs, which includes Twitter, head for the NYSE?
As Detroit's engine starts to rev back up, this automaker has decided it's back in the game, baby.
LavCup is an antimicrobial shelf for toilet stalls and urinals where people can set their drinks while they get down to business. Its tagline: "Because you can't hold it."
Continued widespread public ignorance about Obamacare insurance exchanges could hamper enrollment in those exchanges and ultimately jack up premium prices.
Cold cereal is still the top choice for breakfast in America. However, cereal consumption volume has droped 7 percent in the past four years, an analyst says.
Emerging markets are in a better position than they were in the 1990s, even with the recent plunge in places like India and Indonesia, Pimco CEO Mohamed El-Erian said on Friday.
The Fed is in a bind, according to this pro. And tapering is their way out.
After the Nasdaq exchange shut down trading for an unprecedented three hours today, many voices on Wall Street were wondering: Why can't Nasdaq get its act together?
As the Nasdaq tries to figure out why it couldn't process trades for hours on Thursday, investors outside the exchange are trying to figure out what to name the event.
The Nasdaq halted trading in all securities due to a problem affecting quotes. CNBC whipped out the glorious 'decabox,' featuring 10 different people on 10 different cameras.
Computer deep learning will change the way we live: Imagine artificial intelligence that recognizes celebrities, a smartphone with an IQ hundreds of times today's expectations.