In 2013, Americans forfeited 169 million vacation days, amounting to $52.4 billion in lost benefits, according to a new study.» Read More
Bill Schuette—already representing Gov. Rick Snyder—said Monday that he will also represent Detroit public workers opposing a Snyder-backed proposal to reduce pension benefits.
The maker of Saranac is celebrating its anniversary by adding a 13th beer to 12-packs. The family-owned brewery has a unique perspective on the craft boom.
Heading into another budget battle, more Americans say they have been negatively affected by the sequester budget cuts, an exclusive poll found.
If Larry Summers is appointed as the next head of the Fed, markets that have been expecting the dovish Janet Yellen to be the next central bank chief could be jolted.
A robber carrying an automatic pistol stole jewelry and watches worth millions of euros from the luxury Carlton Hotel in Cannes on Sunday.
Break out your jelly sandals and overall shorts: 1990s fashion has staged a comeback, prompting U.S. retailers to respond with fresh inventory of the decade's hottest looks.
There's been no shortage of reaction to the suspension of Milwaukee Brewer Ryan Braun for the 65 games left in the season. But the biggest surprise is what players are saying.
Using a technology that echoes science fiction, a company is offering people a place to store their stem cells in a bet that they may one day be used to grow replacement organs.
Wall Street overwhelmingly believes President Obama will and should pick Janet Yellen to be the next chairman of the Federal Reserve, according to a CNBC survey.
British open champ Phil Mickelson said that new technology in his golf clubs helped him hit key shots in the final round of the major championship.
Cash set a record in the first quarter of 2013 on an absolute basis: $1.093 trillion in the S&P 500. It has set a record for 18 of the last 20 quarters.
Detroit's bankruptcy is sending shivers through the more than $3.7 trillion municipal bond market, as investors worry it will change the way certain bondholders are dealt with.
Almost everyone has a horror story about a boss like Homer Simpson’s boss, Mr. Burns. Researchers are looking into what makes a real-life Mr. Burns. The results are scary.
In the last two years the luxury car brand Porsche has doubled its sales to woman in the U.S., with the percentage of Porsche sales to females growing to 15 percent.
Barbie, the world's most recognizable doll, seems to be losing her appeal with a decline in sales last year when global sales of dolls and accessories jumped by $770 million.
Due to the standing water caused by heavy rains this summer, parts of the country are going to see an explosion of mosquitoes.
From the medieval days when it originated as a way to show both parties came in peace, the handshake has been tied to a person's word—no more so than when used in business.
A song Fabrice Tourre wrote about the looming financial crisis featured in the trial of the former Goldman Sachs executive today.
Patients whose doctors sell their practices to hospitals could see prices rise, at least in the short term, experts say.
Tony Crescenzi of Pimco talks about the Fed chair the market wants and the one it will get with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the "Futures Now" traders.