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Microsoft plans to issue updates in 2015 under the codename "Threshold" that will affect operating systems across all platforms, reported ZDNet.
The surge of GM shares comes as the Federal government is about to finish selling its GM stake, and is a day executives have been waiting for.
A sharp rise in U.S. equity prices could be leading to a dangerous bubble, according to one of the three Americans who won the 2013 Nobel prize for economics.
This year has shaped up to be an epic year for stocks. Here are the five most interesting stock stories on CNBC anchor Brian Sullivan's radar.
Complex, scary and off-putting to investors, alternative investments are increasingly being used by financial advisors in sound investment portfolios
Harvard and Yale may help shape some of the brightest minds, but their endowment investment returns can look downright dumb.
Art Cashin of UBS talks about the stock market's conflicting reactions to "good" economic news.
Why is the low cost version of the iPhone finding favor with older, less wealthy consumers in the U.S.?
Many investor clients of financial advisors are clueless or unaware of hidden fees or non-transparent fees they pay as part of investment management.
From novelty bombs to skull fragments, the TSA has had a long, strange year.
The U.S. manufacturing sector expanded at its fastest pace in 2½ years last month, an industry report showed on Monday, while the pace of hiring in the sector also accelerated.
The White House needs to devise an Obamacare workaround that demonstrates to insurers that they're going to get paid, Republican Mike Leavitt says.
The US needs to get kids to be interested in science and technology. The best way? Convince them that smart is cool, says Segway inventor Dean Kamen.
China has punished almost 20,000 officials in the last year for breaching rules to cut down on bureaucracy.
To reach as much as 50 billion barrels of deep-water gulf oil, Mexico is considering a constitutional change to allow foreign investment.
Online retailer Amazon.com is testing package delivery using drones, the company's CEO Jeff Bezos told CBS television late Sunday.
Massive protests against Viktor Yanukovich hammered Ukraine's financial markets on Monday, increasing the risk of a currency crisis.
If history is an indication, the stock market could extend its rally into December.
A protest by about 300,000 Ukrainians angered by their government's decision to freeze integration with the West turned violent Sunday. NBC reports.
In an era of chastened Wall Street egos, Michael L. Corbat, the chief of Citigroup, has cultivated a workmanlike demeanor out of the spotlight. The NYT reports.