Progress in solving this problem could send oil prices sharply lower, according to the Eurasia Group risk assessment consultancy.
Google is poised to do for cars what it did for mobile devices by bringing the Android operating system to automobiles.
Wall Street analysts are adjusting their 2014 forecasts for retail, and although they're generally cautious, they do see some positive signs.
Boeing's machinists on Friday narrowly approved a crucial labor contract that secured thousands of jobs but will cost workers their pensions.
Main Street is thawing after the recession, while the stock market has soared. A look at 2014 for small businesses.
It wasn't easy but Bernanke has succeeded in establishing something of immediate value for Yellen as she takes the reins of the Fed, says Pimco's El-Erian.
The pace of growth in the US services sector slowed for a second straight month in December with business activity expanding at a lower rate.
Wearables may finally make it big at the Consumer Electronics Show next week. Check out other trends.
Buzzfeed exec Jon Steinberg is fascinated with all things bitcoin so he embarked on a bitcoin-mining expedition. Here's what happened.
Financial advisors list rebalancing portfolios in a bull market, rising interest rates and government gridlock as top concerns for investors in 2014.
Mars ain't no place to raise a kid, Elton John once said, but Minneapolis isn't a whole lot better at the moment.
Government regulations aimed at reducing reducing risk at the nation's banks in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis are having the opposition effect, bank analyst Dick Bove tells CNBC.
With HP's operating debt paid off and $12.2 billion on the balance sheet, CEO Meg Whitman has signaled in interviews that HP may be on the hunt for an acquisition or two in 2014.
New Zealand will be the “rock star” economy of 2014, with growth set to outpace most of its developed markets peers, according to HSBC.
Worldwide information technology (IT) spending will grow to $3.8 trillion, driven by businesses starting to harness mobile 'big data'.
There are $9 billion in projects either in the planning stages or underway in Las Vegas, as the city tries to dig its way out of the recession.
Bone-chilling temperatures caused by a "polar vortex" enveloped the U.S.'s midsection, closing schools, grounding flights and freezing trains.
A 310-foot "crop circle" in California was explained Sunday: It was a publicity stunt by Nvidia, a maker of chips for PCs and smartphones.
Bitcoin was back above $1,000 again after Zynga said it would test the virtual currency for payments.
Here's what's lawmakers are expected to focus on as they return to Capitol Hill.