Netflix beat on earnings, added more subscribers and introduced a new four-movie streaming plan. Shares jumped after-hours.
Texas Instruments reported first-quarter earnings and revenue that exceeded analysts' expectations.
Gold may have seen its low price for now, amid signs of consumer and hedge fund interest in the precious metal, analysts say.
In a new bill expected on Monday to clear a procedural Senate vote, all online sales would be subject to state sales taxes.
NatGas prices remain far from levels that would prompt exploration and production companies to shift capital back to gas from liquids.
It was a tough start to the week for many air travelers as federal budget cuts led to cascading delays along the East Coast Monday morning.
A growing number of business are declaring that they are not ordinary corporations, but are something else—special trusts that are typically exempt from paying federal taxes.
Housing supply is supposed to grow in the spring due to warmer weather and the convenience for families of moving during the summer. That is not the case this year.
U.S. home resales edged downward in March, a pause in the housing market recovery that has helped boost the economy.
The best word to describe the U.S. economy and economies around the world is "stability," Caterpillar CEO Doug Oberhelman told CNBC, despite the company's earnings and revenue misses and scaled-backed outlook.
CNBC's David Faber reports according to the activist investor, the buy was based on Microsoft's fundamental value.
The fertilizer plant that exploded on Wednesday, killing at least 14 people, had last year been storing 1,350 times the amount of ammonium nitrate that would normally trigger safety oversight by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
Questions are emerging about why authorities didn't take more interest in the Boston suspects based on their social media posts and their alleged visit to a terror-related website.
Caterpillar reported earnings and revenue on Monday that fell short of Wall Street's expectations, and sharply cut its full-year sales forecast.
Rain last week causing the Mississippi and many other rivers to surge in Missouri, Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin, Michigan and Indiana, and lead to three deaths.
Job numbers and a sell-off in commodities may have curbed investor sentiment in the U.S. in recent weeks, but according to Societe Generale, the economy is now made of sterner stuff.
Pimco's Bill Gross has launched an attack on Britain and the euro zone for cutting debt with severe austerity measures, warning that such action risks stifling recovery, the FT reports.
Boeing on Monday began installing reinforced lithium ion batteries on five grounded 787 jets owned by launch customer All Nippon Airways.
Someday your prescription pills may actually be digital devices powered by a battery you eat.
"G.I. Joe: Retaliation" won the box office battle, fighting off competition from cartoon cavemen, a Tyler Perry drama, and an alien-possessed heroine trying to save the human race.