Congress should raise taxes on the wealthy to get the issue off the table, but it won't be enough to fix the country's fiscal problems, Ken Langone, Home Depot co-founder, told CNBC on Monday.
The tragedy of Sandy Hook has sent the stocks of gun makers plummeting, even as consumers appear to be flocking to buy new firearms.
Two brothers from Texas who own some 431 square miles of Montana ranch land don't break into the top 30 landowners in America.
President Obama and House Speaker John Boehner pressed ahead on trying to avert the "fiscal cliff" after the White House rejected a narrow GOP plan on taxes.
Oracle reported an outlook and earnings that beat Wall Street's expectations as companies splurged on more software and other technology toward the end of the year.
It looks like winter is arriving just in time for "Super Saturday." The chilly temperatures are expected to give retail sales a jolt as shoppers get in the Christmas spirit.
As regulators complete new mortgage rules, banks are about to get protection against homeowner lawsuits.
President Obama's latest "Fiscal Cliff" proposal calls for a permanent cap on the AMT, though it doesn't offer specifics on income levels and Republicans have yet to respond.
All indications point to a record-breaking weekend for the retail industry as last-minute holiday shoppers hit the stores after a lull, Toys R Us CEO Jerry Storch told CNBC Tuesday.
U.S. regulators and exchanges are getting closer to a framework for a "kill switch" that could be used to shut down trading before software glitches wreak havoc on markets.
Instagram's new privacy changes could have you starring in an advertisement without knowing it.
U.S. regulators could drop their investigation of how Google ranks certain searches, without requiring any major changes in how the online giant does business.
Republican Senator Bob Corker told CNBC on Tuesday that he does not think a deal to avoid the "fiscal cliff" will be reached by the end of this week.
Toyota Motor has been ordered to pay a record fine of $17.35 million for failing to report a safety defect to the U.S. government in a timely manner, the U.S. Department of Transportation said.
A professor at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth calls Congress "dysfunctional" and says the "adults in the room" need to stand up and end the fiscal cliff uncertainty.
The nation's home builders continue to feel much better about their industry.
Legislators have been pushing the President to rethink a portion of his Affordable Care Act, which would add a 2.3 percent tax on all medical devices. Critics call the tax a job killer.
President Obama's latest "fiscal cliff" offer does not move the goalposts closer in negotiations, former Bush economic adviser Lawrence Lindsey told CNBC.
Jefferies Group said fourth quarter earnings rose on strong performance in its fixed income unit.