The Leap Act aims to create apprenticeships, and thus a talent pool, for industries facing a skills shortage, such as energy and manufacturing.
The Guardian US and Washington Post were awarded the Pulitzer prize for coverage of secret surveillance by the U.S. National Security Agency.
Americans used more health services and spent more on prescription drugs in 2013, reversing a recent trend.
Here's how to ensure that you're prepared to take the final step toward homeownership.
The price of bitcoin rose on Tuesday despite growing uncertainty regarding regulation in China.
Gold will remain a strong safe-haven bet in spite of its recent seesawing price as the Ukraine crisis and expectations of a further pullback in U.S.
China will have investors on edge on Wednesday with the release of its GDP figures which are expected to show growth grinding down to a 5-year low.
Opposing forces are set to keep the euro-dollar locked in a tense tug of war, analysts told CNBC.
Balestra Capital, the hedge fund firm founded by James Melcher in 1979, is set to lose two senior leaders.
Activist investor Daniel Loeb on Monday said Sotheby's current board has failed and that its attacks on him are "false" and "misleading."
A rush of earnings could help steer the market's direction on Tuesday, after Citigroup's earnings beat provided kindling for a market rally Monday.
Weibo should be valued at $30 a share if you apply Twitter metrics to it, PrivCo CEO Sam Hamadeh says.
President Vladimir Putin has urged President Barack Obama to discourage the Ukrainian government from using force against protesters.
In a world where it's considered odd if you're not on Facebook, the sheer power and dominance of the social networking site is strikingly clear.
It’s not flu season, yet Jim Cramer is very concerned about sickness sweeping across Wall Street.
Jim Cramer goes beneath the rally. What drove the advance and can it endure?
"Fast Money" regular Brian Kelly talks about his "aha" moment with bitcoin and how he created his own coin.
Ukraine's president threatened military action after pro-Russian separatists occupying government buildings in the east ignored an ultimatum to leave.
According to a recent survey of 1,000 software developers, 56 percent of engineers believe they will become a millionaire.
Shaquille O'Neal, a four-time NBA champion, told CNBC that one of the game's greatest players inspires his business ventures.