Malaysian investigators said on Monday that they have still not found anything that could be parts of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight as the search effort entered a third day.» Read More
President Obama appointed Vice President Joe Biden to lead an effort to draft policies to reduce gun violence, a call to action after the massacre of 26 people, including 20 children, at a Connecticut elementary school.
The tragic Sandy Hook shooting sparked a surge in sales of an unexpected product: bullet-proof backpacks.
This Friday is the peak holiday travel day with jammed roadways to major airports expected. Find out the best (and worst) times to drive to the airport.
Unlike previous years, teachers and other government workers are at the forefront of the major public policy battles of the day.
Even with mortgage rates hovering near record lows, it doesn’t take much to send borrowers running for the hills.
Obama's offer to slow the growth of Social Security benefits would force fellow Democrats to abandon promises to shield the program from cuts as part of the fiscal cliff negotiations.
General Motors will spend $5.5 billion to buy back 200 million shares from the federal government.
U.S. builders broke ground on fewer houses in November as super storm Sandy slowed building in the Northeast.
Demand for new houses moves us closer to the day when the Fed will raise rates, lending relief to long-suffering savers and bond investors.
Shipping giant FedEx reported quarterly earnings and revenue that missed analysts' expectations on Wednesday.
General Mills reported quarterly earnings Wednesday that beat analysts' expectations.
Applications for U.S. home mortgages fell to their lowest level since early November last week and the purchase index fell after a five-week climb, an industry group said on Wednesday.
Sirius XM Radio has appointed James Meyer as chief executive officer on an interim basis. Meyer will replace Mel Karmazin.
Ratings firm Fitch warned on Wednesday there was an increased likelihood it would strip the U.S. of its triple-A status if Washington does not prevent $600 billion of spending cuts and tax hikes from kicking in early next year.
Oil prices could fall by more than $10 per barrel in 2013, according to a number of analysts, who say the decline could provide a big boost for economic growth in the West.
The Federal Reserve Bank of New York was warned as early as mid-2008 that banks may have been misreporting their Libor borrowing rate to aid their own trading positions, much earlier than previously known.
Congress should raise taxes on the wealthy to get the issue off the table, but it won't be enough to fix the country's fiscal problems, Ken Langone, Home Depot co-founder, told CNBC on Monday.
The tragedy of Sandy Hook has sent the stocks of gun makers plummeting, even as consumers appear to be flocking to buy new firearms.
Two brothers from Texas who own some 431 square miles of Montana ranch land don't break into the top 30 landowners in America.