"It looks like it's an operating beat, but they got there probably like no one thought they would," Raymond James analyst Anthony Polini told CNBC.
Michael R. Bloomberg, New York City’s former mayor, wants to build a network to organize voters to curb gun violence.
Applications for U.S. home mortgages rose last week as interest rates declined, an industry group said on Wednesday.
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Fed speak may trump a bundle of big earnings reports and economic data expected Wednesday, guaranteeing another volatile trading day.
Japan-based bitcoin exchange has had its plans to rebuild the company rejected by a Tokyo court and has been placed into administration.
President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden are hitting the road to trumpet $600 million in new competitive grants to spur job creation.
Revolutionaries believe their mission is to spread the word of bitcoin and its power.
Within the bitcoin uprising, there is a battle for the hearts of the early bitcoin adopters.
Bitcoin's grabbed headlines as much for its price as for its link to the online underworld and crimes including fraud, Ponzi schemes and theft.
For Steve Vittatoe, bitcoin is a fun way to make some extra money. The programmer runs a mini bitcoin-mining operation from the basement of his home.
Ukrainian government forces and separatist pro-Russian militia staged rival shows of force in eastern Ukraine on Wednesday.
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Starbucks said it decided to move its European headquarters to the U.K. from the Netherlands following criticism over its low tax payments, The Times reported.
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba is the "hottest thing" in high tech right now, former Apple CEO John Sculley told CNBC on Wednesday.
Start-ups often find it tough to protect their ideas, especially when faced with so-called "clone factories." But most are unfazed.
Many stock markets around the world are at or near their highest levels ever, so perhaps a correction is on the cards. The asset class that benefits most in this environment is fixed income.
Parents around the globe consider the U.S. one of best places to send their kids to university, but U.S. parents aren't so sure, an HSBC survey said.
China's first quarter GDP numbers have quelled the worst fears of a hard landing, with economists forecasting a growth pickup over the coming months.
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group is expected to file the prospectus for its U.S. initial public offering next week, sources said on Wednesday.