A clutch of new figures have highlighted the danger of the inequality of unemployment around the world.
President Obama, facing a new Republican majority in Congress, asked for a broad package of reform in his annual address to lawmakers.
About 4.4 million men and 2.8 million women have hidden a bank or credit card account from their partner. And that's not all.
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Video streaming company Netflix reported earnings that easily beat expectations on Tuesday, sending shares soaring in after-hours trading.
Boston may have won the United States Olympic Committee bid for 2024, but not everyone in Beantown is excited to host.
Mohamed El-Erian, Allianz chief economic adviser, is seeing good disinflation in the economy.
IBM easily beat earnings expectations on Tuesday, but shares fell as the company handed in a disappointing outlook for 2015.
CNBC's "Fast Money" traders looked at how to trade the company as shares surged after it reported earnings that beat expectations.
The American family of one of Libya's top oil officials said he has been missing in the chaotic country for five days, NBC News reports.
Wynn Resorts says it will extend Steve Wynn's contract another two years, and will cut his base pay, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
Restaurants are hopping on the better-for-you wagon. But will customers pay up for higher quality?
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Two former WWE wrestlers say they have serious brain injuries after suffering repeated concussions in the ring.
If investors can find a way to short central banks, it will be the trade of the century, proclaims "Dr. Doom."
Pharmaceutical giant Bristol-Myers Squibb named Dr. Giovanni Caforio as its new CEO on Tuesday.
Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) has raised a billion dollars in a financing round with two new investors, Google and Fidelity.
Fans are the key to success, as studios look for sure bets and tend to invest more in films starring those actresses.
The former House majority leader says he's worried that President Obama will "inflame and conflict with" the new Republican Congress in his State of the Union speech.
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