On the heels of appointing its first female CEO, General Motors said its $1.3 billion investment at five plants will create or retain 1,000 jobs.
New York state lawmakers introduced a bill last week that would legalize the sale, regulation and taxation of marijuana.
Cubist Pharmaceuticals is focused on treatments for fighting superbugs, an area many drug developers are avoiding. But its success may attract their attention.
Yields on two and 10-year Treasurys could end 2014 at 2 percent in two different extreme scenarios, according to investment bank Morgan Stanley.
Ever wonder what Santa would actually earn for his hard work around the holidays? Here's an analysis by Insure.com.
Global oil giant Exxon Mobile has turned into a "real winner" over the past few months, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said.
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Art Cashin of UBS talks about what he thinks will happen when the Federal Reserve meets this week.
Tim Armstrong, the chief executive of AOL, had a debilitating attachment to Patch, a network of local news sites that he is finally winding down.
The FDA proposed a new rule that would require antibacterial soap makers to show their products are safe and more effective than soap and water.
Executives need to decide if they should defer some of their 2014 compensation. Robert Barbetti of J.P. Morgan Private Bank offers some advice.
Pot-related businesses keep springing up, and one of them is WeedMaps.com, which could be called the Yelp of the medical marijuana business.
The Supreme Court has rejected an appeal filed by businesses affected by a moratorium on deep sea drilling that the government imposed in May 2010.
Americans aren't expecting another bang-up year for the stock market, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll.
Members of frequent flier programs face ongoing plan changes and the notion that if an airline decides to kick them out, there's little they can do.
Presidents at 42 private colleges scaled the $1 million annual mark in total pay and benefits in 2011.
Continental Resources, which has committed to ship crude on TransCanada's proposed Keystone XL pipeline, now says the pipeline is no longer needed.
U.S. industrial production recorded its largest increase in a year in November as mining and utilities output rebounded strongly.
I think the Affordable Care Act will improve our health-care coverage dramatically—and reduce our costs, said small-business owner Wally Graff.