Headlines from CNBC

  • What Empty Nest? Weak Economy Means Living at Home Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 10:56 AM ET

    The recession and weak recovery appears to be keeping many adult children from getting a home of their own, and that could have implications for the housing industry’s recovery.

  • Volcker Says Rule Is Already Changing Wall Street Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 7:58 AM ET

    Former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker told CNBC his namesake rule has already changed how Wall Street does business.

  • Cars With the Best Resale Value Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 4:39 PM ET

    Kelley Blue Book is the go-to resource for new car shoppers with performance and resale value in mind. CNBC.com presents Kelley's list of 10 cars with the best resale value for 2013.

  • Next Up: The 'Industrial Internet' Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 11:49 AM ET

    What’s the next economic revolution? According to General Electric Chief Economist Marco Annunziata, it’s the “industrial Internet” — intelligent machines such as jet engines, power turbines and medical devices.

  • Holiday Tipping Guide: 2012 Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 3:34 PM ET

    Love it or hate it, holiday tipping time is here again. Here are the do's and don'ts — no tip required.

  • Aviation's finest—Singapore Airshow highlights Friday, 3 Feb 2012 | 12:18 PM ET

    The event is the largest aerospace and defense airshow in Asia.

  • America's Crumbling Bridges Thursday, 3 Nov 2011 | 10:52 AM ET

    In 2011, the American Society of Civil Engineers rated the nation's overall infrastructure a "D," with bridges receiving a "C." Here's a list of states with the most structurally unsound bridges.

  • Market Correction: CNBC Explains Friday, 5 Aug 2011 | 2:29 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    A stock correction may seem like something is getting 'fixed' on Wall Street, but usually it's a trigger for financial losses. So what is a correction? CNBC explains.

  • 14 spectacularly wrong predictions Thursday, 19 May 2011 | 1:09 PM ET

    Even the most intellectually gifted prognosticators did not foresee key forces that would cause paradigm shifts in society.

  • China's factory activity at fastest pace in 18 months Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 9:46 PM ET

    China's manufacturing activity rose to an 18-month high in July, according to a private survey Thursday, as the government's stimulus measures worked their magic, consolidating a recovery in the world's second biggest economy.

  • Glitch crashes global US passport, visa operations Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 9:04 PM ET

    The State Department's global database for issuing travel documents has crashed, resulting in delays for those waiting for U.S. passports and visas.

  • Downed plane fuels fears of arms race Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 8:46 PM ET
    A soldier without identifying insignia mans a machine gun outside the Crimean parliament building shortly after several dozen soldiers took up positions there on March 1, 2014 in Simferopol, Ukraine.

    Though barely a week has passed since MH17, an anti-aircraft campaign is still in full swing above the areas controlled by pro-Russian separatists.

  • Yum cuts ties with China meat plant after scandal Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 8:43 PM ET

    Yum severed ties with OSI Group after police detained five people from the supplier's meat-processing factory at the center of a food-safety scare.

  • S&P faces fraud charges over mortgage ratings Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 8:43 PM ET

    Standard & Poor's may face securities fraud charges for ratings given to six commercial mortgage-backed securities issued in 2011.

  • Mars, maker of M&M's, to raise prices 7% Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 7:14 PM ET

    Mars Chocolate North America said that it will raise its prices by 7 percent "to offset rising costs," its first increase in three years.

  • Why China hasn’t seen more defaults Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 7:08 PM ET

    Despite dire predictions that China faced a slew of defaults, few mainland borrowers have welshed amid various stripes of government intervention.

  • RadioShack CEO joins American Apparel board Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 6:56 PM ET
    An American Apparel store in New York City.

    The new board will have the task of figuring out whether ousted founder Dov Charney will return in some capacity to American Apparel.

  • Get ready for an earnings avalanche Thursday Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 6:44 PM ET

    An earnings deluge will hit the stock market Thursday, and analysts say that mostly good reports could continue to drive new highs.

  • Aced the SAT? Try this Cramer question Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 6:19 PM ET

    If you have a penchant for quizzes and such, Jim Cramer thinks this question could lead you to a solid stock idea.

  • Cramer: This 295% gain is a big reason to own stock Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 6:09 PM ET
    Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

    Cramer often says that if you do homework, you can prosper by holding a relatively small number of stocks.