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China launched its first ever extraterrestrial landing craft into orbit en route for the moon, a major milestone for its space program.
It's the season of giving, and the season of charity scams. Watch out for these crowdfunding and online tricks.
This one report could be make-or-break for the market.
North Korea on Saturday released a video showing detained U.S. citizen Merrill E. Newman reading an apology for "hostile acts."
"The bottom line, healthare.gov is night and day from where it was on Oct 1," said Jeff Zients on Sunday, who is in charge of fixing the web site.
Borrowing at bargain basement interest rates may seem now like a nice way to pad profits and share prices, but it might not be as fun in a few years.
Growth in China's factories held at an 18-month high in November as the official Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) hovered at 51.4, data showed.
A company that just settled data 'snooping' charges with New Jersey made only $2,500 for selling 400,000 individuals' data—16 cents a person.
India's first mission to Mars left Earth's orbit early on Sunday, clearing a critical hurdle in its journey to the red planet.
A newly developed set of ocean freight data indicates exports are well below previous years. And imports, while starting the year fairly strong, are sputtering.
The post-Thanksgiving shopping rush in the U.S. was marred by violence, with a shopper shot in the leg over a TV and Walmart evacuated.
The U.S. on Friday advised U.S. commercial airlines to notify China of flight plans over the East China Sea.
A look at the early winners and losers from the heavily discounted Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday weekend.
As investors feel emboldened by the seemingly unstoppable stock market rally, they're borrowing money at record levels to keep things going.
The spot gold price took its worst monthly tumble in November for 35 years, continuing the precious metal's steady decline in 2013.
The stakes are huge for the relaunch of HealthCare.gov, former HHS Sec. Michael Leavitt says.
China scrambled jets on Friday in response to two U.S. spy planes and 10 Japanese aircraft entering its new air defense zone over the East China Sea.
States and cities are pushing back against the slow tide of sick pay laws.
Marc Faber told CNBC on Friday he believes a "massive speculative bubble" has encroached on almost all financial markets.
Sales that began Thursday continued through Friday. Many people complained about the early start, but still they went out shopping anyway.