Liftopia allows travelers to buy advanced tickets for ski lifts at a discount. The catch: there are no refunds for customers if the weather is bad or if there's no snow.
Knight Capital Group said it will be acquired by rival electronic trading firm Getco Holdings in a cash-and-stock deal that the companies valued at $1.4 billion.
The battle over who will dominate the photo-sharing space is in full swing and at the center of the fight is Facebook and Twitter.
The Sandy Hook massacre has caused some investors and retailers to rethink their support of gun manufacturers.
No matter what happens with the "Fiscal Cliff," every working American is likely to see a big pay cut after Jan. 1—and that could slow the economic recovery.
The "fiscal cliff" is hampering everyday operations of small businesses and clouding their outlook for growth.
President Obama appointed Vice President Joe Biden to lead an effort to draft policies to reduce gun violence, a call to action after the massacre of 26 people, including 20 children, at a Connecticut elementary school.
The tragic Sandy Hook shooting sparked a surge in sales of an unexpected product: bullet-proof backpacks.
This Friday is the peak holiday travel day with jammed roadways to major airports expected. Find out the best (and worst) times to drive to the airport.
Unlike previous years, teachers and other government workers are at the forefront of the major public policy battles of the day.
Even with mortgage rates hovering near record lows, it doesn’t take much to send borrowers running for the hills.
Obama's offer to slow the growth of Social Security benefits would force fellow Democrats to abandon promises to shield the program from cuts as part of the fiscal cliff negotiations.
General Motors will spend $5.5 billion to buy back 200 million shares from the federal government.
U.S. builders broke ground on fewer houses in November as super storm Sandy slowed building in the Northeast.
Demand for new houses moves us closer to the day when the Fed will raise rates, lending relief to long-suffering savers and bond investors.
Shipping giant FedEx reported quarterly earnings and revenue that missed analysts' expectations on Wednesday.
General Mills reported quarterly earnings Wednesday that beat analysts' expectations.
Applications for U.S. home mortgages fell to their lowest level since early November last week and the purchase index fell after a five-week climb, an industry group said on Wednesday.
Sirius XM Radio has appointed James Meyer as chief executive officer on an interim basis. Meyer will replace Mel Karmazin.
Ratings firm Fitch warned on Wednesday there was an increased likelihood it would strip the U.S. of its triple-A status if Washington does not prevent $600 billion of spending cuts and tax hikes from kicking in early next year.