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Mobile-pay start-ups have yet to offer a compelling experience that would cause consumers with bank accounts to leave their cards behind.
More American households are ditching their old telephones: 4 out of 10 only use cellphones, a government survey shows.
The start to the earnings season begins with the release of quarterly results from Alcoa after Tuesday's close.
Drivers in a labor dispute with three trucking companies at the ports of LA and Long Beach began an indefinite strike Monday.
Business travelers spent less money per trip in the second quarter, but it wasn't because prices went down, according to a new report.
Lines were already forming in front of the lucky few stores in Washington state that got last-minute approval to sell.
U.S. authorities have begun settlement talks with Commerzbank over its dealings with blacklisted countries, the New York Times reports.
Shadow banking gets tagged as a China risk, but it may be rising globally as low interest rates spur yield chasing and tougher rules constrain banks.
Batman, when breaking up criminal gangs, would let one sneak away to spread the word to other baddies that the caped crusader meant business.
The "Pay As You Earn" plan caps payments at 10 percent of their income, and the balance will be forgiven after 20 years of on-time payments.
Samsung's gloomy earnings guidance for the second quarter has raised questions over whether the South Korean giant's best days behind it.
With the 2014 World Cup final less than a week away, trading today's global macro-economic environment could be likened to some aspects of the game.
U.S. employers may be hiring, but the job market's recovery is not giving consumers enough confidence to raise spending, a Wal-Mart executive said.
Yields on high-yield bonds already don't live up to their name, but some believe they could fall further despite expectations interest rates will rise.
Central banks are returning to a more opaque approach to policymaking, ending an era of explicit promises that they found risked their credibility.
A federal appeals court is close to ruling on claims that could cripple much of Obamacare, imperiling subsidies for 5 million insurance enrollees.
Scientists say if no action is taken during California's extreme drought, there could be dire and irreversible consequences for wildlife.
Dennis Gartman of "The Gartman Letter" says there could be a summer selloff in stocks.
Job growth looks solid, but what about wages? If they grow, it may stir a dovish Fed into swifter inflation-fighting action, POLITICO's Ben White says.
Spanish Internet stock star Let's Gowex declared bankruptcy after its CEO admitted to falsifying accounts. Financial Times reports.