The number new jobless claims plunged to their lowest in nearly 7 years, which may bolster hopes of a growth surge after a cold winter.
GM put two engineers on paid leave on Thursday, as an attorney investigates why the company took more than 10 years to recall millions of cars.
If there were any remaining doubts about investors' "reach for yield," today's Greek bond news should lift them, writes Mohamed El-Erian.
EBay announced it will—at Carl Icahn's urging—appoint business executive David Dorman as an independent director. In exchange, Icahn said he'll back off.
Bad news, kids. When it comes to your parents' savings priorities, funding their golden years is winning over financing your college years.
A herd mentality has investors focused only on top-performing mega-sized mutual funds and ETFs. Believe it or not, that's not always a good thing.
A deal between Sinopec and Phillips could signal that the United States is to become the top supplier of LPG to China.
A study shows 20-year-old single men will pay higher premiums than a single woman his age, a married man his age and a married man five years older.
The Fed's drive to wean Wall Street off risky funding sources is expected to bring more pain to the biggest U.S. banks in the coming months.
Payroll processor ADP said its board had approved a tax-free spinoff of its dealer services business into an independent publicly traded company.
The U.K. and U.S. governments spent millions stockpiling a flu drug that is no better than paracetamol, according to a new report.
In early stages of grief, the newly widowed should seek emotional support and take stock of basic finances but postpone larger money matters.
U.S. home foreclosure filings slid 23 percent in March, helping bring first-quarter foreclosure activity to its lowest level since 2007.
Wal-Mart will provide shoppers with organic food options at the same price as its nationally branded non-organic items.
AT&T has reached agreement to bring ultra fast Internet service to a second region, North Carolina's Research Triangle area, The News & Observer of Raleigh reports.
BlackBerry would consider exiting its handset business, as the company looks to expand its reach with investments, acquisitions and partnerships.
A New York judge is set to sentence SAC Capital after it pleaded guilty to criminal fraud charges in a $1.8 billion deal with the government.
Jamie Dimon, chief executive of JPMorgan Chase, has warned that customers will face more costly credit or be denied certain financial products as a result of tougher regulation.
A dovish Fed managed to reverse market perception that it would be more aggressive with rate hikes and spun the onus back to the economy.
In the energy sector, crowdfunding is increasingly being used to finance renewable projects. We take a look at its potential.