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The proposal had drawn fierce opposition from lawmakers, airlines and others who said it would place passengers and crews at risk.
Federal prosecutors say Fredrick Douglas Scott, the founder of ACI Capital, stole his client's money.
A trade association predicts airlines worldwide will generate $12.7 billion in profit this year, up from $7.6 billion in 2012. Sounds good, but it comes out to just $4 per passenger.
The ongoing auction for Hulu is one of the most anticipated sales of the year. But as Hulu's parent companies are evaluating options, each day creates more uncertainty.
Monday's market-moving ISM manufacturing data were inadvertently sent early to a group of high-frequency traders, many of whom immediately traded on the info, CNBC has learned.
A slice of the money market fund industry would be required to change how they price their shares in an effort to reduce the risk of runs, under a proposal unveiled Wednesday.
Amid growing domestic tensions and internal imbalances, China's new leaders are working to wean its economy off decades of state investment.
The FHA may have tried to hide the magnitude of potential losses in an future economic emergency, lawmakers say.
Baby boomers, who never lost their taste for rebellion, want to control every detail of their "stairway to heaven" including buying "pre-need funerals." NBC News reports.
Peer-to-peer car sharing is only a few years old and as this new business model expands, it's running into a few roadblocks. Some states are asking questions about liability issues.
Middle age motorists remain at least 15 times more likely to buy a new car, truck or crossover, reported the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute, or UMTRI.
Toyota Motor is recalling about 242,000 gas-electric hybrid vehicles worldwide, including the bestselling Prius model, due to a brake design flaw, the automaker said.
The Fed can't fear that the market will be unhappy if it doesn't get more "monetary cocaine," the Dallas Fed president said.
Japan's soccer team became the first to qualify for the Brazil World Cup next year. Japan tied 1-all against Australia, thanks to a penalty kick by Keisuke Honda just minutes before the final whistle.
Bulls cheered as stocks defied the "sell in May and go away" pattern, and traders say investors may not have to worry about a "June swoon" either.
Investors looking for emerging market growth rates should look to the central United States, Meredith Whitney told CNBC.
Amazon plans to roll out an online grocery business that it has been quietly developing for years, targeting one of the largest retail sectors yet to be upended by e-commerce.
Deutsche Bank's co-CEO Anshu Jain told CNBC he's cautiously optimistic about the health of the global economy but worries about regulatory 'balkanization.'
Conservative groups delivered an emotional plea for Washington to rein in government overreach.
Disneyland likely says it gives visitors to its theme parks the royal treatment, but if you want to see the park through the eyes of a real prince be prepared to pay up.