Housing data will take investor focus as repeated presentation of Yellen's remarks and subdued geopolitical news keep the economy in the spotlight.
At least 20 million Americans were in the path of a deadly winter storm that was expected to dump snow from northern Texas to southern Virginia, NBCNews reports.
Britain will become the first nation to legalize a "three-parent" IVF technique, which doctors say can prevent some inherited incurable diseases.
Home improvement and housing are finally positioned to take off this year, Jeffrey Lorberbaum tells CNBC.
Lowe's posted quarterly earnings and revenue that topped Wall Street expectations Wednesday, sending shares higher in premarket trading.
Home builders are increasingly targeting the wealthy as the housing market remains tepid, The New York Times reports.
Greece wants to re-establish trust with Europe, the country's finance minister told CNBC, after Athens obtained an extension of its bailout program.
Jim Cramer did an impression of Janet Yellen, and it was amazing. The remix party was filled with Fiesta food, pizza, and crazy charts.
Lego is determined to stay relevant to today’s tech-savvy children after its “fantastically successful” movie franchise, the CEO told CNBC.
The man behind private equity firm Terra Firma said on Wednesday that the pipeline for deal flows is "huge."
Eddie Ray Routh was sentenced to life in prison on Tuesday after a Texas jury found him guilty of murdering Chris Kyle, the former U.S. Navy SEAL.
Saudi Arabia's oil minister said oil demand is growing and markets are calm, in some of his first public comments since the price of crude rebounded.
With reports that Ukraine's gas supply could be turned off imminently and fears that it is facing bankruptcy, Ukraine is desperate for IMF aid.
Apple has been ordered to pay $532.9 million after a federal jury found iTunes software infringed patents owned by patent licensing firm Smartflash.
CNBC runs you through the five biggest themes at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona which officially kicks off on March 2.
It was only the third veto of Obama's presidency, although many more are expected.
China's manufacturing sector expanded for the first time in four months in February, a private survey showed on Wednesday.
China is expanding an income-tax break to help more companies and will speed construction of water projects, the cabinet said.
Danish shipping and oil group Moller-Maersk predicted a rise in global demand for seaborne containers this year.
Indian police confiscated 60 kilograms of gold in the country's single biggest seizure of smuggled bullion, according to a local media report.