Aid can only go so far in solving the problems of developing nations like South Africa. And that’s according to rock star and African aid expert Bono.
Retailers promise time and money savings during the holidays with online ordering programs. We tested them to see how convenient they are.
Oracle announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Responsys for $27 a share, or approximately $1.5 billion.
The CNBC Global CFO Council gives their 2014 predictions on the big factors that could affect business next year.
Distressed hedge funds, who usually bet on the bonds of beaten up or bankrupt companies, produced the juiciest returns in 2013.
The only way to get more Obamacare signups is to cut minimum requirements, athenahealth CEO Jonathan Bush tells CNBC.
The Obama administration says the government may not be able to pay its bills as soon as February if lawmakers do not raise the federal debt ceiling.
Right now, the internet is largely a human-to-human affair. But the devices are coming. And they're talking, says the CEO of LogMeIn.
The Obama administration is offering a special hardship exemption to patients who want the extremely cheap plans. NBC reports.
Verizon vowed to issue semi-annual reports on government requests for customer data, drawing praise from privacy advocates.
Animated adventure? Need for speed? Shoppers looking for gifts for gamers may be overwhelmed, but there are a few hot options.
The U.S. Senate reset a test vote on Janet Yellen as chair of the Federal Reserve for Friday, with an anticipated vote scheduled for Jan. 6.
Companies are making headlines before the bell Friday:
Next Wednesday is Christmas, and according to the National Retail Federation more than a fifth of shoppers still aren't finished with their lists.
Production of the iconic Volkswagen "Kombi" campervan ground to a halt on Friday, as Brazil moves to implement stricter auto safety rules.
When Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto signs new oil reform, it may mark a turning point for Latin America's second-largest economy.
Traders will be watching for the activity generated by the quadruple expiration of futures and options, and recalibration of the S&P 500 and Nasdaq.
China's benchmark money market rate climbed to a six-month high on Friday despite attempts by the central bank to calm sentiment.
The founder of Kynikos Associates said the U.S. market is facing more risk than at any time in recent memory.
Emerging market economies might be bracing themselves for the after-shock of the Fed's latest policy move, but some stocks could still take off.