Australian special forces troops will be deployed in Iraq to assist in the fight against Islamic State militants, PM Tony Abbott said on Friday.
Pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong pushed FireChat into the spotlight on Sunday, when the messaging app added 100,000 users in 24 hours.
BP on Thursday asked a U.S. court to reconsider a September ruling that found the company "grossly negligent" for the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
Even Warren Buffett can make mistakes. The 'Oracle of Omaha' told CNBC on Thursday that he made a big one by investing in British supermarket chain Tesco.
The plastic bag's role in pollution has sparked a statewide ban in California, but this good-intentioned measure could have unforeseen consequences.
Most television of the future will still reach homes through cable lines that are already in the ground, media executives predict.
Singaporeans spend the second most amount of time on the Internet, after Indians, a study by Tata Communications has found.
Indonesian markets have priced in bright prospects for reforms, but a new law eliminating local elections has spurred concerns of political gridlock.
Recent government missteps could cost the midterm elections for the Democrats, NBC News reports.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday: Krispy Kreme, Wave Systems & more.
The U.S. lifted an arms embargo against its old enemy. But that doesn't mean U.S.-made weapons will sell there.
A lawyer for a client allegedly attacked by an Uber driver says he intends to test that company's liability shield.
Although oil has staged a mild comeback, crude oil futures are still 15% below the high set in June. Short crude oil now, traders advise.
A federal court judge has ruled that bankrupt cities like Stockton, California, can cut pensions.
Cramer believes the U.S. could energy independent by 2020. And new developments suggest the Saudi’s really don’t like it.
Stocks might have further to fall, Stuart Frankel & Co.’s Steve Grasso says.
Oil continued its slide down Thursday, and two pros say they believe prices will continue to fall.
Buffett's newest acquisition is a great opportunity, "The Profit" host Marcus Lemonis said.
Believe it or not, the United States is not the top energy guzzler in the world.
Schwab has dropped Pimco's Total Return Fund from its own target dates funds.