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The Fed is in a bind, according to this pro. And tapering is their way out.
After the Nasdaq exchange shut down trading for an unprecedented three hours today, many voices on Wall Street were wondering: Why can't Nasdaq get its act together?
As the Nasdaq tries to figure out why it couldn't process trades for hours on Thursday, investors outside the exchange are trying to figure out what to name the event.
The Nasdaq halted trading in all securities due to a problem affecting quotes. CNBC whipped out the glorious 'decabox,' featuring 10 different people on 10 different cameras.
Computer deep learning will change the way we live: Imagine artificial intelligence that recognizes celebrities, a smartphone with an IQ hundreds of times today's expectations.
As Tesla plans to boost production by another 35 percent next year, several issues could arise to challenge electric carmaker Elon Musk.
With wildlands in 10 Western states burning over more than 750,000 acres, this is shaping up to be another costly fire season.
Many U.S. public pension funds are benefiting from bigger returns that are giving them breathing space to try to implement reforms and fix gaping deficits.
Not only is the chairman's absence a break with a 25-year tradition, but it comes at a time when markets crave clarity on the direction of monetary policy.
Massachusetts Treasurer Steven Grossman has been getting the state's finances in order—his own are another matter. Grossman may owe more than $500,000 in back taxes.
As college students embark on the debt-laden, life-changing experience of a new year, few will be as inspired to change the world as the incoming class at George Tech.
The average American household is earning less than when the Great Recession ended four years ago, according to a report released Wednesday.
The exchanges have no idea how frequently that clearly erroneous trades occur.
The United States is unlikely to make significant cuts in assistance to Egypt, despite calls from Congress to do so and a Cabinet-level meeting this week.
Armored accessories including backpack inserts and clipboards are showing up on back-to-school shopping lists in the wake of campus shootings. NBC reports.
Here's one thing both critics and supporters of the modern welfare system agree on: The direct assistance program as we knew it in the 1980s and 1990s is dead and gone.
U.S. businesses are hiring at a robust rate. The only problem: Three out of four of the nearly 1 million hires this year are part-time and many of the jobs are low-paid.
Goldman Sachs experienced a trading glitch that caused a huge batch of erroneous trades Tuesday. Many may be canceled but the snafu could still cost Goldman upwards of $100 million.
As first-class gets more posh, economy-class fliers still get squeezed. Several designers are hoping to bring relief with wider seats, better ergonomics and more space.
A Cumberlands Farms store clerk was critically injured while desperately trying to thwart the theft of two ad signs featuring "Baywatch" star David Hasselhoff.