'Star Citizen' game designer Chris Roberts has pulled off a crowdfunding coup: making $50 million without paying Kickstarter or Indiegogo.» Read More
The IRS has scrapped controversial screening lists it used to scrutinize conservative and Tea Party groups seeking tax-exempt status.
Americans who have trouble dividing 300 by 2 are much more likely to end up in foreclosure than consumers with average math skills, according to a new study.
Fallout for Paula Deen continued, as Smithfield Foods announced it has ended its partnership with Deen after it was revealed she used racist language. Can her food empire survive?
Gah! Connecting flights can be maddening for travelers. Here are the 10 worst airports for connections.
Before you plunk down money on that vacation home, check out these tips from billion-dollar real estate maven Dolly Lenz.
Hostess plans to have Twinkies and other snack cakes back on shelves starting July 15.
Ousting a founding CEO can have disastrous results or be the best thing that ever happened. We examine some notable cases.
John Carney and Jeff Cox debate whether America has lost its mojo in the very first episode of NetNet TV, the latest production of CNBC's Digital Workshop.
Tenet Healthcare is buying Vanguard Health Systems for about $1.8 billion, helping to expand its service offerings and broaden its geographic reach.
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.