Tensions over Ukraine have been simmering for weeks and now threaten to spill over into a much deeper risk-off mood in global financial markets.
While these may not be the best of times for hedge funds, they're still pretty good for the best of the best.
As the federal government is trying to provide enough oversight on its credit card program, it's struggling to do so and it is starting to cost money.
Emergency rooms are no less crowded since Obamacare started, Trevor Fetter, CEO of hospital operator Tenet Healthcare, tells CNBC.
GM is offering employee pricing on a new vehicle to owners of 2.6 million cars under recall for faulty ignition switches.
Just because you retired abroad doesn't mean that you're exempt from U.S. income tax on withdrawals from a regular IRA.
For those with a fixed view of what it means to be a U.S. millionaire, the first-ever CNBC Millionaire Survey serves up some surprises.
Cornelius Gurlitt sparked an international uproar over hoarding art from the Nazi era.
China about to top the US as world's leading economic power? Sorry, not true, says Harvard Professor Jeffrey Frankel. Here's why.
Finding a financial advisor is the first step toward economic health, so rely on trusted recommendations, see several candidates and ask questions.
Flowers? Chocolate? Forget about it! Many working moms say they crave something money can't buy.
Prudential Insurance mistakenly mailed the 1099s of 700 of its clients to the wrong addresses.
Wondering why the market can’t really break out? Jim Cramer is, too. Here's what he's found.
The Virgin CEO has joined Ellen DeGeneres, Jay Leno and others in a boycott of the Dorchester Hotel chain over the owner's ties to Sharia law in Brunei.
The Greenlight Capital co-founder called Athenahealth a "bubble" stock, which sent the shares plummeting after hours.
Forget about Florida and Arizona. When it comes to quality of life, South Dakota tops the new list of Best States for Retirement from Bankrate.com.
These states are some of the most vibrant places to settle, but they're toughest on retirees.
The U.S. trade deficit narrowed in March as exports rebounded, but the improvement may not help first-quarter growth.
Hong Kong airline Cathay Pacific's "too sexy" uniforms for female flight attendants have made sexual harassment concerns a sky-high issue.
Student loans are the fastest-growing form of consumer debt in America, spurring some graduates to tackle their loans by investing.