Russian lawmakers have proposed outlawing dogs from barking and banning children from crying after a certain hour.
From your social media posts to your locale, retailers use data to better target consumers. But at what point is it just plain creepy?
The EU formally adopted sanctions on Thursday curbing arms sales to Russia and cutting off financing for targeted banks.
Herbalife sells nutrition supplements but continues to be the target of Bill Ackman, who alleges the company is actually a pyramid scheme.
The pace of business activity in the U.S. Midwest in July sank to its slowest level since June 2013, a report showed on Thursday.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose modestly last week, data showed Thursday.
Rep. Paul Ryan's new strategy for federal anti-poverty efforts does not aim to cut spending. Instead, it seeks to consolidate an array of programs.
U.S. labor costs rose more than 5-1/2 years in the second quarter, a sign that a long-awaited acceleration in wage growth was imminent.
Silicon Valley is "alive and well," but the level of prosperity depends on the tech sector, Oracle Chairman Jeffrey Henley tells CNBC.
One major player thinks stocks are going higher—and is putting hundreds of millions of dollars on the line.
Billionaire Paul Singer's hedge fund has managed to force Argentina into a position where it now has to contemplate a humbling surrender. The NYT reports.
Bank of New York Mellon, a key trustee of Argentine bonds, on Thursday notified bondholders that a payment deadline has elapsed.
Apple plans to lay off about 200 people at Beats Electronics, according to Bloomberg, citing a person with knowledge of the restructuring.
U.S. employers planned to cut nearly 50,000 positions in July, Challenger, Gray & Christmas reported Thursday, 50 percent higher than in June.
The Fed delivered a mixed message Wednesday, and the markets may increasingly start to ignore it if the economy continues to improve, analysts say.
ExxonMobil reported a stronger-than-expected profit on Thursday as higher prices for its crude and natural gas offset a 6 percent drop in production.
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A U.S. district court in Manhattan has ruled that Bank of America must pay the U.S. government $1.27 billion in a Countrywide "hustle" fraud.
The Republican-led U.S. House of Representatives voted to sue President Obama of overstepping his authority with his signature health care law.