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From a startup visa to mandatory "e-verify," the immigration reform plan expected from Senate leaders addresses issues critical to business owners. What you need to know.
A British professor says that drug abuse helped bring about the financial crisis, but he may have pinned the blame on the wrong drug.
"The AR-15 is becoming extremely popular among women," said Juliana Crowder, president and co-founder of A Girl and a Gun.
Don't blame Carmen Reinhart and Kenneth Rogoff for their landmark work being hijacked.
The rise in couples buying their house before they marry is good news for a housing industry that has fretted about the increasing age of first-time homebuyers.
British grocery giant Tesco came to America nearly six years ago. Sadly for the British company, its invasion ended like the Revolutionary War.
Rare books are easily faked, so how does a collector avoid becoming a victim? CNBC Treasure Detective Curtis Dowling says it's all a matter of experience.
When everyone hates a trade, it's time to buy, a contrarian explains.
The next time you're waiting to board your flight at LAX, don't be surprised to see furry friends roaming the terminal with bright red vests reading, "Pet Me!"
The drop in gold prices will spur jewelry sales as retail prices fall in tandem, said Harvey Kanter, president and CEO of Blue Nile, a specialty online jeweler.
Borrowers who received bank settlements checks were hit with problems when attempting to cash them, the Fed said.
Fairway hopes the investing public will aid in its expansion after its stock starts trading for the first time. The New York Times reports.
Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick said the state would be open for business, "but it will not be business as usual."
London staged its biggest political funeral in almost half a century as leaders gathered to say goodbye to the former prime minister.
Budweiser says its new can will be "eye-catching" and easy to grip. But to borrow a slogan from a competitor, it will also be "less filling." Here's why.
At precious metal dealer California Numismatic Investments, business is up as gold prices have become more volatile.
Microsoft will match Amazon's prices for some of the more common online data services hoping its Windows Azure can win customers from Amazon Web Services.
Scenes from the Boston Marathon bombing catastrophe, one of the nation's worst attacks since Sept. 11, 2001.
Boston is feeding and sheltering those affected by Monday's terror. Plus, the Google document that's circulating, which offers stranded travelers free lodging and rides.
As news of the blasts spread Monday, people in the area turned to social media to share updates and let loved ones know they were OK.