Amazon's deal for Twitch shows the e-commerce and media giant's "aspirations to be in live entertainment," the largest investor in Twitch tells CNBC.
A Chinese antitrust probe into Microsoft's Windows web browser and media player is the latest of several government complaints against the firm.
U.S. consumers became more optimistic about the economy in August, according to the Conference Board.
Orders for big-ticket manufactured goods surged in July to a record high thanks to a jump in aircraft purchases, government data showed on Tuesday.
The SEC is dead wrong on accredited investors, with a big cost to the rest of us. Being rich is not what makes someone financially smart.
Jefferies is backing a former senior SAC executive despite its own struggle with insider trading at an internal hedge fund.
Among the potential harms that DISH identified in the merger are "discriminatory data caps," and "restriction of third-party online rights."
The number of compensation claim applications as the result of a deadly defect GM ignored has reached 100.
Home prices in leading U.S. metropolitan regions rose modestly last month, data from S&P/Case-Shiller showed on Tuesday.
The public is paying hundreds of millions of dollars in hospital costs for gunshot victims who lack private insurance, according to a new study.
BuzzFeed, the media website that got popular creating and promoting viral content, is making its biggest and most expensive move yet into video.
Municipal bonds will no longer be part of the easily sellable assets that banks can use to show they are able to survive a credit crunch.
Best Buy reported profit that beat expectations, but revenue fell 4 percent due to lower traffic in its brick-and-mortar stores.
The potential for Pfizer to take over AstraZeneca has sent its prey’s share price soaring and caused political ructions on both sides of the Atlantic.
What have we learnt from the recent reporting flurry? Societe Generale has put together a list of conclusions to be drawn from this earnings season.
The real headache for many travelers is a quickly-growing list of hotel surcharges, even for items they never use.
A U.S. court on Monday threw out an order to seize some 1 million barrels of disputed Iraqi Kurdish crude oil from a tanker near Texas.
Traders are watching to see if the S&P 500 can close above 2,000 Tuesday, as a meeting between Russia, Ukraine could be a wild card.
With the S&P piercing 2000 intraday Monday, Cramer fully expects to hear nay-sayers single out the Fed. Can the rally endure?
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