The family of John D. Rockefeller plans to rid the $860 million Rockefeller Brothers Fund of investments in companies trading in nonrenewable energy.
CNBC highlights the three key areas that the Bank of England believes could pose a threat with well-known voices in the industry adding to the argument.
GM is recalling thousands of cars over a parking brake defect that could cause a fire, a letter by the top U.S. auto safety regulator showed.
The prices of a range of commodities slid further Monday, dragging down stocks as investors feared more pain ahead for the asset class.
After a statement that confused many market participants, a heavy docket of Fed speeches in the week ahead could provide some clarity. Or not.
A recent study finds a surprising disconnect between knowing about financial products and putting that knowledge to work.
The U.S. dollar may push higher this week if an influential policymaker from the U.S. Federal Reserve drops his dovish tone, analysts said.
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Global emissions of greenhouse gases jumped 2.3 percent in 2013 to record levels, the New York Times reports.
Most American adults are single. That's bad news for Social Security but potentially good news for welfare programs.
The German industrial conglomerate Siemens AG is near an agreement to acquire U.S. oilfield equipment maker Dresser-Rand Group for all cash
President Barack Obama has ruled out a combat mission, but military officials say the reality of a protracted campaign may require US troops.
Two Chinese warships have docked at Iran's principal naval port for the first time for a four-day joint naval exercise. The New York Times reports.
A national survey says the average price of a gallon of regular gasoline has dropped another 9 cents over the last two weeks, to $3.37.
'Khoobsurat' is the first Hindi-language film for many years to be officially branded as a Disney movie in India. The Financial Times reports.
Investors may find it time to adjust portfolios as they focus on Fed speakers, economic reports, and the rising U.S. dollar in the week ahead.
Even after the Dow and the S&P 500 closed at new all-time highs, closely followed contrarian Marc Faber keeps sounding the alarm.
World carbon dioxide emissions will hit a record high this year, driven by China's growth and keeping the world far off track from the deep cuts needed to limit climate change, a study said on Sunday.
Microsoft has delayed the launch of its Xbox One game console in China. The company said it would be released by the end of the year.
Bonds may be out of favor, but experts say emerging markets fixed income still offers plenty of value.