Damp air from the Pacific Ocean helped firefighters in their battle against a huge wildfire burning through coastal mountains in Southern California.
Buy anything on the Internet lately without paying sales tax? In all but a few states, you're probably a tax cheat.
Harvard historian Niall Ferguson apologized for "stupid" remarks he made about economist John Maynard Keynes, which evoked a firestorm.
JPMorgan shareholders should vote against the re-election of three board members, an influential proxy advisory firm said.
Orb splashed through the slop to win the Kentucky Derby, giving Hall of Fame trainer Shug McGaughey his first victory in the 139-year-old classic.
President Barack Obama and the media are demonizing law-abiding gun owners in the wake of recent violent acts, National Rifle Association leaders and political allies said on Friday.
At least eight of the 33 senators whose terms expire in 2014 won’t run again, but potential candidates are passing. The New York Times reports.
A new survey suggests the root of many college students' financial struggles actually begin long before they ever set foot on campus, with a lack of financial literacy skills.
Decades after downing their first juice boxes, health-conscious Americans are showing renewed enthusiasm for cold-pressed juice, a trend that's prompting big investors to follow in search of profits.
Warren Buffett said it will be "the shot heard around the world" when the Fed indicates it will stop buying financial assets or start selling from their now enormous $3.4 trillion balance sheet.
Iscar's Eitan Wertheimer speaks with CNBC about Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway's purchase of the 20 percent of Iscar it didn't already own.
With the unemployment rate at 7.5 percent and the competition for full-time work fierce, here are some of the most common, and costly, errors that young interviewers can make.
Two Montana oilmen formed Magic City Thoroughbred Partners. In 2007 they purchased a new thoroughbred with a good bloodline, and named him appropriately 'Frac Daddy."
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway reported a 42-percent jump in operating earnings amid strong gains in its insurance business.
One month after rolling out a lease-to-own financing program that generated plenty of attention and bad reviews, Tesla is changing its financing program to be more buyer-friendly.
Homeowners with government-backed mortgages may have a fresh shot at receiving meaningful mortgage relief, but it will likely come with strings attached, reports TheStreet.com.
Concerns over domestic surveillance aside, the industry says 100,000 jobs could eventually be created if the FAA integrates drones into U.S. airspace by its 2015 target date.
The events in Europe are a great example of bankers gone wild and you simply can't trust them, said Charlie Munger.
Investors plowed through another benchmark, taking out 15,000 on the Dow in a move that could set up for a short-term market lull.
Advocates on both sides of the aisle want to lower the official corporate tax rate and the country's biggest companies are in favor, but how? NYT reports.