The BoE left interest rates and its asset purchase target unchanged amid concerns that a strong sterling is choking off an economic recovery.
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Israel's aerial assault on Gaza is now in its third day, reports NBC's Martin Fletcher with the latest details on the unrest.
Peter Schaffrik, head of European rates strategy at RBC Capital Markets, says investors are "nervous" about the tight peripheral yield spreads.
The wildly popular "Game of Thrones" TV series could also help re-establish Croatia's reputation as a location for film making.
Costco Wholesale reported a 6 percent rise in June same-store sales that beat analysts' estimates, helped by higher fuel prices.
A surge of Republican pressure is bringing the Fed's long-held independence into question again.
The UK said on Thursday it would rush through emergency legislation to force telecoms companies to retain the data of users for a year.
Increasing demand from low-cost airlines and booming airline travel in Asia – China in particular – drove Boeing to raise its forecast for new planes.
China will overtake the U.K. and Japan to become the second-largest global equity market by 2030, a report by investment bank Credit Suisse says.
China hackers broke into networks that house information of federal employees, targeting employees who applied for top-secret security clearances.
People who long had the toughest time affording health insurance—young adults, Latinos and the poor—have seen big drops in their uninsured rates.
China released improved trade data that missed expectations on Thursday, figures that suggest external demand remains weak and domestic recovery fragile, analysts say.
Poverty-stricken, traffic-clogged and crime-ridden aren't characteristics you would typically associate with costly cities.
U.S. is using a new tactic for money laundering crack downs: asking suspects in a range of cases to help them follow the money back to their bankers.
Here is how the global economy has changed since CNBC's first broadcast in 1989.
As the kiwi trades within striking distance of its post-float high, the trade that's been on fire since mid-2013 looks unstoppable, analysts say.
In his quest to fend off a hostile takeover attempt, has Allergan CEO David Pyott got something powerful up his sleeve?
Markets took some reassurance from the Fed's meeting minutes that while its bond buying is ending, the Fed will move slowly to raise interest rates.
Uncertain how to put money to work in a market that continues to flirt with all-time highs? Jim Cramer has a few ideas. Ten of them.