Wal-Mart has acquired Stylr, a mobile app that allows shoppers to locate clothes in nearby stores. The move fits with the retailer's growth strategy.
SolarCity acquired a Silevo, and thereby entered into talks to build one of the world's largest solar panel plants.
Electronic cigarettes, promoted as a healthier alternative to tobacco, are getting powerful new backers: big tobacco firms. NYT reports.
A study suggests that some kids with working moms may do better once they start kindergarten than kids of stay-at-home moms, NBC News reports.
Google's attempts to provide Internet access to rural areas via balloon are on track, and should begin by next year, Re/code reported.
There are dozens of apps that let you screen your calls, alert you to potential fraud and even block suspected voice and text message spam.
Buyers continue rolling into Chevy, Buick, GMC and Cadillac showrooms, while analysts and investors keep touting GM's pent-up value.
If you think Fedspeak can get arcane and obtuse, you haven't seen anything yet.
A members-only racetrack, the Thermal Club, promises to give supercar owners a chance to experience their supercars to the fullest.
The Dutch government has a message for aspiring terrorists: go fight in the Middle East and we'll take away your welfare benefits.
Tornadoes in Nebraska caused a power disruption that will temporarily reduce oil flow through the Keystone system, TransCanada said.
The New Jersey Assembly overwhelmingly passed a law Monday that would allow Tesla to sell its vehicles directly to the public. The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
A new report says thieves routinely sell stolen credit card numbers and other personal information via videos on YouTube, Re/code reported.
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JPMorgan is launching its first exchange-traded fund on Tuesday.
A groundbreaking study on insider trading finally puts what we've instinctively thought into hard numbers. The New York Times reports.
United Parcel Service said it will start charging by size of packages for all ground services in the U.S., as it looks to offset rising fuel costs.
Despite being well educated, earning more money and controlling more wealth, many women fail to adequately plan and save for retirement.
General Motors CEO Mary Barra said that she expects the company to begin processing claims related to faulty ignition switches by August 1.
On the floor of the NYMEX, low volatility is forcing traders to try out new strategies—and crossword puzzles.