Many of the attendees at the 3rd Annual Pole Expo are taking the lead of expo founder Fawnia Dietrich and refining their craft as a workout activity.
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EMC Corp. held merger talks with rivals Dell and Hewlett-Packard, CNBC has confirmed.
A U.S. meat supplier is laying off most of the workforce of a China subsidiary accused of selling expired meat to KFC, McDonald's and other customers.
U.K. supermarket's shares open down 11% after warning it overstated its half-year profits by £250M, appoints Deloitte to investigate.
Microsoft has delayed the launch of its Xbox One game console in China, but said it would be released by the end of the year.
Protesters will risk arrest during an unsanctioned blockade in New York City's financial district to call attention to climate change.
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.
More pension funds consider divesting from hedge funds, due to poor performance and high costs. NYT reports.
Most American adults are single. That's bad news for Social Security but potentially good news for welfare programs.
Blackstone is "giving up on Russia," highlighting how even well-connected Western investors are shying away from doing business in the country.
The German industrial conglomerate Siemens AG is near an agreement to acquire U.S. oilfield equipment maker Dresser-Rand Group for all cash