The U.S. reported a $130 billion deficit in May after a surplus in April, but this year's imbalance is on track to be the lowest in 6 years.
Lowe's is launching a simulation room that enables customers to view a 3-D representation of their renovation projects.
Wall Street is about to embrace bitcoin in a big way, said Barry Silbert, CEO of SecondMarket, at the Exponential Finance conference.
Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo, looking to expand the content their game offerings, are courting independent developers.
A battle between two liquor companies over who has the right to label their whiskey as following authentic Tennessee style.
Bad weather in the U.S., the crisis in Ukraine, rebalancing in China and a rise in interest rates will hit growth, the World Bank says.
Who is the tea party Congressional candidate who upset Eric Cantor in a Virginia Republican primary? The Fiscal Times reports.
Glenn Britt, the former CEO and chairman of Time Warner Cable who stepped down last year, died at age 65. USA Today reports.
Mortgage activity finally responded to lower interest rates but just as rates began to rise again.
Forget the mouse and keyboard. Virtual worlds like High Fidelity rely purely on a 3-D camera and motion trackers to offer video conferencing online.
Taxi-hailing app Uber saw sign-ups jump to record levels following a rush of publicity, as cab drivers across Europe went on strike.
Apple, Starbucks and Fiat will come under the European Union (EU) spotlight with an investigation into how they avoided paying tax.
Before Eric Cantor's defeat, Washington policy panic attacks seem to have faded into distant memory, according to the Policy Uncertainty Index.
Alibaba will likely file new documents next week on first-quarter results and a breakdown of Alibaba's businesses and partners, sources told CNBC.
A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge nixed key teacher tenure rules in Vergara v. California to improve children's education.
Dubai's Emirates Airline has cancelled an order for 70 Airbus A350 wide-body aircraft.
Orexigen Therapeutics shares fell 15 percent after the FDA delayed its decision on the drug pending post-marketing safety monitoring requirements.
The CNBC All-America Economic Survey finally finds some key measures of U.S. public opinion are recovering to their precrisis levels.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said the economy was gaining traction but that the lack of progress on wages and employment remains disappointing.
Americans increasingly say they prefer to live near the centers of cities and towns, but it carries a costly trade-off.