The stakes are huge for the relaunch of HealthCare.gov, former HHS Sec. Michael Leavitt says.
China scrambled jets on Friday in response to two U.S. spy planes and 10 Japanese aircraft entering its new air defense zone over the East China Sea.
States and cities are pushing back against the slow tide of sick pay laws.
Marc Faber told CNBC on Friday he believes a "massive speculative bubble" has encroached on almost all financial markets.
Sales that began Thursday continued through Friday. Many people complained about the early start, but still they went out shopping anyway.
Marijuana advocates lost its most generous supporter with the death of Peter B. Lewis who since the 1980s donated $60 million to marijuana law reform.
Millionaires are feeling better about the economy, but more skeptical of the stock market, according to Spectrem Group's Millionaire Investor Confidence Index.
Apple, which is not known for discounts, sent out emails offering some Black Friday gift cards for purchasers of its products, AllThingsD reports.
Black Friday kicked off with protests at 1,500 Wal-Mart stores around the country. Workers want wages increased from $8.81 an hour to $12.50 an hour.
A surge in Chinese demand underlies bitcoin's astronomical rise over the past few months, but the question lingers: is it only a matter of time before the government steps in?
By the end of the day Friday, the virtual currency may have surpassed the real metal.
Shoppers eager to get a jump on Black Friday got into arguments and fought in parking lots at a few places around the country. NBC News reports.
Despite saying it would be competitive on price this holiday, analysts said Best Buy is poised to be one of the season's winners.
If fixed-income investors were under any impression that 2014 could mark an end to the turbulence experienced this year, they should think again.
Beijing is now confronting strategic assumptions that have governed the Western Pacific region since World War Two.
Federal officials say Mexican drug cartels have diversified their businesses and are entering the mining industry exporting iron ore to Chinese mills.
The struggle of low-income workers, many in retailing, is adding momentum to efforts to increase the federal minimum wage. The NYT reports.
Online giving is becoming an increasingly important source for charities. One reason: Soliciting small donations through crowdfunding.
Mega Millions rule changes aimed at creating faster-growing jackpots boosted the top prize for Friday's draw to an estimated $230 million.
After a rocky year for India's economy, the worst may finally be over and a steady acceleration in growth can be expected soon, says Goldman Sachs.