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Carson Block, foundeder of Muddy Waters, challenged his latest target, Chinese mobile security software company NQ Mobile, to sue him in the U.S.
New data suggests that although many companies complain about the so-called skills gap, only a minority of companies are taking steps to fix it.
Because pre-retiree investors are accustomed to years of overspending, many may not be able to entirely curb those habits as they enter retirement.
The U.S. economy grew faster than expected while a separate report suggested the jobs market continued to gradually improve.
Twitter opened for trading in 2013's most eagerly anticipated IPO and the most hyped stock flotation since Facebook went public.
Lawyers for SAC portfolio manager Michael Steinberg have asked a judge to weed out prospective jurors with views on the firm's settlement agreement.
The government paid $11.3m in farm subsidies to 50 billionaires or businesses in which they have some form of ownership. The New York Times reports.
Patrick Stewart says the social networking site has given his acting career a new boost since his days as "Star Trek" Capt. Jean-Luc Picard.
The move to ban trans fats could prevent 20,000 heart attacks a year and 7,000 deaths, FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg said.
The waiting game: Engineering has finally begun on California's bullet train, but after five years it still hasn't broke ground.
AT&T is getting more than $10 million a year to assist the CIA with overseas counterterrorism investigations, The NYT reports.
For the most recent leg of the rally, it seems like the so-called smart money may not be so smart after all.
Chris Christie easily won re-election as New Jersey governor, while a tea party-backed Republican narrowly lost his bid for the Virginia governorship.
The world's biggest food group Nestle said on Thursday it was selling its Jenny Craig weight management businesses in North America and Oceania to private equity firm North Castle Partners for an undisclosed sum.
Wal-Mart said a 'technical error' caused certain products to be priced absurdly low or high on its website Wednesday.
Charged with providing insider information to SAC Capital, former sell-side analyst Sandeep Aggarwal, is scheduled to appear in court to enter a guilty plea.
Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren told CNBC he'd like to see more improvement in the economy before considering whether to start tapering.
A shooting at a New Jersey mall raises new questions about what stores are doing to keep people safe during their busiest months.
Unemployment will have to drop a good deal before the Fed begins to raise rates, if the central bank follows recommendations from its own economists.
More retailers are shifting the start of the big holiday push to Thanksgiving, which casts Black Friday in a new light.