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Detroit's bankruptcy filing may be a sign of progress for the struggling city but it's taking a toll on municipal-bond offerings in other parts of Michigan.
Three of the nation's top intelligence officials say their agencies are taking steps to limit access to classified data following recent intelligence leaks.
The Pink Panther gang is suspected of pulling off some of the most brazen diamond heists in history, with more than $100 million worth of jewels stolen in just the past month.
After a long period of losing customers to big-box and online retailers, many independent bookstores in the U.S. are seeing double-digit profits.
In a new note to clients, Pimco's bond chief Bill Gross promised the fund would triumph in the "bond wars" that could see investors earn lower returns.
Billionaire investor Nelson Peltz had a tough second quarter with his Trian Partners funds vastly underperforming the S&P 500, according to an investor letter obtained by CNBC.
Brazil, Russia, India and China are showing worrying signs of a decline in economic growth, while the U.S. and U.K. area are in far better shape.
Government mandates have increased gasoline costs—but now the EPA could make it easier on drivers.
Being their own boss is easing the transition to retirement for some boomers. Ten percent of workers 45 to 74 plan to start a business, according to a recent survey by AARP.
U.S. refineries are expanding their diesel-production capacity, not so much for truckers in the U.S., but for drivers in places like Mexico City and Santiago, Chile.
Hard-hit areas are seeing a strong comeback in their housing markets—some people are even starting to utter the "B" word—bubble. Here are the Top 10 Turnaround Towns for 2013.
Actor Ashton Kutcher talks about his starring role in Jobs, the upcoming biopic about the late tech innovator Steve Jobs, which he hopes will inspire the unemployed.
On the eve of the #TwitterRevolution, we've gathered a collection of the best CNBC clips on Vine.
School may be out, but summer can offer a teachable moment if children use their allowances the right way. Here's how.
The NetNet TV gang debate whether Detroit deserves a bailout.
CBS Chief Executive Les Moonves fired back at Time Warner Cable, pulling out harsh language to reject the cable company's latest overture in their dispute over broadcasting fees.
Polo has often had a stuffy reputation. But one London-based technology consultant is now looking to introduce the British to Segway polo, a revamped form of the game.
So what separates the winners from the losers? In some regards, it's as simple as seeing a great opportunity, seizing it and putting it into action with hard work.
The US carpet industry creates 1.4 billion pounds of waste per year, but there’s a way to pull the rug out from under the landfill.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla gathered a group of Torrington High School students to talk about the rape case that shocked the town.