A new study suggests that applying a tax based on the amount of calories contained in sugary drinks would be effective, the NYT reports.
Spain's King Juan Carlos is abdicating after almost 40 years on the throne and his son will succeed him, the Prime Minister said on Monday.
The quiet trading days of late May could fade fast as markets brace for a rate cut in Europe and the U.S. monthly jobs report at the end of the week.
The world's biggest hedge funds are managing more money than ever before - even while the returns they provide look less attractive.
A junior minister in the French government criticized a U.S. criminal probe against BNP Paribas, saying France would not be pushed around.
The U.S. is the only counterweight to China's growing influence, but given the U.S.'s fiscal position other countries will have to contribute.
Is the U.S. economy's weak performance just a proverbial "pause that refreshes," or a trend of lackluster growth for the foreseeable future?
The arrival of big data has bought with it an era of monitoring based on information generated by mobile devices and social media usage.
The best way for China to resolve issues with its neighbors is for everyone to sit down and "work it out", U.S. Senator Ben Cardin said.
Territorial spats between China and its neighbors have precipitated a groundswell of nationalism in Asia, which, threatens to destabilize the region.
The ECB's move toward easing could send the market higher, OptionMonster's Pete Najarian says.
Investors who rely on utilities for reliable dividends should be worried: By 2050, renewables could be 80 percent of all U.S. energy.
Traveling overseas? Make sure your credit card does not charge a foreign transaction fee.
Hurricane season starts June 1, and homeowners may not be as covered by their insurance policies as they think. Six big gaps to watch for.
Are Ben Bernanke's loose lips the real cause of surging stocks and plunging interest rates? Larry Kudlow makes the case.
Cramer says Tim Cook skeptics are overlooking some very important developments. What are they missing?
In cities where the minimum wage has gone up considerably, one fast food CEO said 'franchisees are closing locations.'
President Barack Obama heads to Europe this week where he is expected to elaborate on the U.S. commitment to counter Russian moves against Ukraine.
China's military on Sunday defended the country's territorial claims in the South China Sea, but acknowledged the need for rules to avoid conflict.
President Barack Obama appeared with the parents of a U.S. soldier freed from captivity in Afghanistan, saying Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was "never forgotten."