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Companies haven't even started posting second-quarter earnings results yet, but the early picture isn't pretty.
South Africans appeared resigned on Monday to the inevitability of one day saying goodbye to former president Nelson Mandela after his condition in hospital deteriorated to critical.
In what may be considered a big boost to Instagram's future, the amount of Vines shared on Twitter has dropped dramatically since Facebook's Instagram launched a video feature last week.
Looking for a job? See which cities offer the most promise, according to a new ranking by CardHub. Plus, where new hires earn the most.
A new report portrays Generation X as the most direly affected by the retirement savings crisis, and suggests their spending habits are to blame.
Only a year after the housing market bottomed, "bubble" has resurfaced in the rhetoric of buyers and sellers as double-digit price gains sweep many markets across the country.
Does it matter if you admit guilt if you're paying the fine? CNBC.com managing editor Allen Wastler ponders the question.
The amount of money donated to charity has been inching up in recent years, but a report finds that Americans still aren't giving as much as they were before the recession began.
Facebook said a year-long data breach inadvertently exposed 6 million users' phone numbers and email addresses to unauthorized viewers.
Probably one of the more gratifying moments for a journalist is when he or she can prompt some change for the good through their reporting. We have that this week.
Makerbot being bought by Stratasys; Google's Waze deal may face regulatory roadblock; Tumblr's David Karp attacks social media companies for "gross" self-promotion.
The Conference Board will stop giving members of the media early information about data as a result of fears it is creating an "unlevel playing field" in financial markets.
Clarence Otis Jr., CEO, Darden Restaurants, discusses his company's outlook and how he's planning for an economy he believe will be essentially the same as this year. We try to address all consumers, he says.
The House rejected a five-year farm bill Thursday that would have cut $2 billion annually from food stamps and let states impose broad requirements on those receiving them.
The Fed chief might have unintentionally launched a major tightening policy.
The annual Giving USA report shows charitable giving rose 3.5 percent last year to a record high. However, when adjusted for inflation, the 2012 total is still well below the 2007 giving total.
Speaker John Boehner blames the markets selloff on the Fed, but in a CNBC interview he declines to say whether he thinks Ben Bernanke should remain at the helm once his term ends.
The Supreme Court ruled that an arbitration agreement prevents merchants from bringing class action claims against American Express.
An insiders look at what it's like to pilot DC-10 air tankers in the front lines against wildfires, with Kevin Kennedy.
Jeffrey Skilling and federal prosecutors will go before a judge on Friday and ask that the former Enron CEO be released early from prison.