Bill and Melinda Gates told Stanford graduates an optimistic belief in the power of innovation is needed to tackle the world's social problems.
The authors of the recent study on insider trading that had Wall Street abuzz go a step further on exactly how rogue it is.
Michael Aronstein of MainStay Marketfield Fund criticized Fed policy but said he had increased stock exposure.
Neither Google nor the big car manufacturers will likely be the first to put the keys to self-driving car technology in consumers’ hands.
The Supreme Court has placed limits on an Obama administration program in place to deal with power plant and factory emissions.
Apartment rents are rising at the fastest pace in five years. Could rent really force the Fed's hand on interest rates?
Inflationary pressures give you a good reason to short this stock, argues Sterne Agee chief market technician Carter Worth.
The head of Harbinger Group had a miserable 2013 that culminated with him agreeing to an $18 million settlement with the SEC.
What really keeps the rich up at night? It may not be troubled investments or divorce.
Priceless pieces of history have become one of the four most common commodities to be trafficked by smugglers. NBC News reports.
Whether you’re a start-up, family-owned, or publicly traded, there's a big danger in letting your business rely too much on Google search results.
Allergan advised investors not to sell their shares to Valeant, which launched a hostile takeover offer for the Botox maker last week.
The result of the runoff between Thad Cochran and Chris McDaniel is likely to color the rest of the 2014 electoral season.
Slammer-ready typewriters, tablets and flatscreen TVs come with security screws and clear plastic for easy inspection. NBC reports.
Investors are looking for 10 percent earnings growth in the back half of the year. Can companies actually deliver?
Though markets may face a "technical uphill battle" this week, stocks appear poised to test new highs, says pro trader Art Cashin.
US home resales rose more than expected in May and the stock of properties for sale was the highest in more than 1-1/2 years, suggesting growth.
Quirky is setting up a separate company, Wink, whose main technology is software helping seamlessly connect automated home devices.
The government is "abusively taxing" Americans living overseas and U.S. companies competing in a global economy, Grover Norquist tells CNBC.
The $5 billion dollar counterterrorism fund announced by Obama was seen as a sign of good faith, but the fund doesn't exist.