Social networking website Meetup.com is fighting a battle against cyber attackers who are demanding only $300 to call off an attack.
RadioShack said it will close up to 1,100 U.S. stores after a huge drop in sales during the holidays.
RJ Reynolds is exploring a bid for rival cigarette-maker Lorillard, shaking up the global tobacco market at a time when it is being reshaped.
Even as cybersecurity professionals try to fight cybercrime, they can't help but admire hackers' intelligence.
The bankrupt city of Detroit says it has reached a tentative, $85 million deal to settle contracts with UBS AG and Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
A new report suggests that America's national parks have an economic impact that extends beyond their boundaries.
Can’t take your eyes off the crisis coverage? Then Jim Cramer says you should be watching these stocks too.
As crude oil prices rise amid tensions between Russia and Ukraine, increased U.S. oil production is providing a cushion against even higher prices.
"The world is going to want to find a compromise," said David Kelly, chief market strategist at J.P. Morgan Funds.
As geopolitical uncertainty surrounding Ukraine sent commodity prices on a roller coaster ride this week, it could be time for U.S. shale oil to take center stage, some analysts told CNBC.
President Vladimir Putin ordered troops involved in a military exercise in western Russia back to base on Tuesday.
Putin's decision to avoid an escalation of tensions with Ukraine should not be interpreted as a response to market turmoil in Russia.
Two of Bank of Ireland's largest shareholders, Wilbur Ross and Fairfax Financial, have begun selling a 6.4 percent share in the country's largest lender.
China's prominence on Forbes magazine's hotly watched annual rich list is one of the strongest trends in the sector, editor Randall Lane told CNBC.
US stocks fell sharply and gold rose as tensions grew over the situation in Crimea.
Russia may be able to threaten Europe with nat gas disruptions, but that leverage doesn't extend to the United States.
If the West intends to be taken seriously, it needs to act as decisively as Putin has, argues a member of the European Parliament.
Jim Cramer has seen this kind of political squall and resulting selloff time and again. Developments tend to follow a pattern.
Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska is asking the Department of Energy to analyze the economic impact of selling U.S. crude abroad.
The embattled virtual currency rallied sharply as questions swirled around the demise of the world's largest bitcoin exchange.