Xiaomi has said it has closed a massive $1.1 billion round of funding that values the fast-growing Chinese phone maker at a jaw-dropping $45 billion.
This Christmas, London's well-off parents will be fretting over whether their children get into the most prestigious schools in the new year.
With Malaysia still facing criticism for its handling of the MH370 disappearance, the world is now wondering how Indonesia will fare with its own search operation.
Sony said "The Interview" has earned more than $15 million in online sales and another $2.8 million in theaters, thanks to the hacking publicity.
This is a link to a Bankrate.com story.
Mergers and acquisitions broke a seven-year losing streak in 2014, with $3.48 trillion worth of deals. CNBC looks at some of the year's highlights.
The board of American Apparel has received a letter from British buyout firm Lion Capital, pushing it to explore strategic options include a sale.
Charity went mobile in 2014, and some orgs did better than others. Here are 5 charity hashtags that took the virtual world by viral storm.
Mobile payments and Tesla founder Elon Musk are among trends and innovators poised for a breakout year in 2015, one expert says.
The U.S. economy is on course to generate a trade deficit of $700 billion which can be considered as America's net contribution to the world economy.
This is a link to a Recode story.
Jim Cramer is taking over the classroom, and teaches the three most important tips for young investors.
North Korea's Internet connectivity was interrupted yet again, experts at DYN Research reported, adding to tensions between the nation and the U.S.
As police force lethal actions have spurred national controversy, officer-worn cameras have attracted Wall Street's attention.
German leader Angela Merkel appealed to the Russian government to use its influence on separatists in eastern Ukraine.
The National Security Agency dropped hundreds of pages worth of surveillance reports just before Christmas Eve.
Need to make room for all those holiday gifts? Donate or resell some of your older stuff and get a tax break or cash back, too.
Despite market volatility, CNBC anchors are optimistic that employment growth will be very robust in the months ahead.
Possible market corrections and rising rates are fueling a push into alternative investments but advisors say investors should be cautious.
Saudi Arabia says OPEC will maintain its current oil production no matter what—until crude hits $40, Breitling Energy' Chris Faulkner said.