After the referendum in Crimea at the weekend, follow the latest news and market movements here.
Malaysian police are investigating a flight engineer who was among the passengers on the missing Malaysia Airlines plane, a senior police said.
Malaysia airlines flight MH370 probably crashed in the southern Indian Ocean, authorities said. Here's a timeline of the latest developments.
Spot gold extended its seemingly unstoppable run last week but Michael Widmer, a strategist at BoA Merrill Lynch, believes that persistent headwinds could end this move higher.
Interviews with investors, consultants, and current and former employees show that Pimco will be dealing with the fallout of its former CEO leaving.
A bill to wind down mortgage financiers Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac would leave a decision on how to treat their private shareholders to the courts.
The countdown to the April 15th tax filing deadline is on and the IRS is inundated with taxpayers' calls. CNBC's Sharon Epperson on where to get help.
Miller Tabak equity strategist Matt Maley points out that there is a very high correlation between the value of the S&P 500 and Germany’s DAX stock index.
Big banks have frozen bonuses across their foreign exchange trading teams pending international investigations into possible manipulation of key currency benchmarks, the Financial Times reports.
Workers will likely break the law by taking part in office pools for the NCAA basketball tournament. But not always.
The term "student-athlete" is out of date, say attorneys and other advocates for paying college athletes.
Market watchers are split over whether the Fed and other central banks would be able to combat a sharp escalation in Ukraine, following the vote by Crimea to break away.
As the losses fixed-income investors saw in 2013 may occur again when the Fed raises interest rates, bonds may not always be a safe investment.
Berkshire Hathaway has urged shareholders to vote against a proposal that it consider a "meaningful" dividend.
The notion of the U.S. using natural gas exports to influence Russia's actions is easier said than done, some say.
YouGov's BrandIndex, which measures daily brand perception among consumers, released its annual ranking of the best perceived beers among consumers.
U.S. manufacturing output logged its largest increase in 6 months, the latest sign the economy is gaining momentum in wake of severe weather.
Confidence among the nation's home builders edged up slightly in March but is still mired in the negative, way down from recent highs.
A treacherous mix of ice, sleet and snow closed federal offices in the D.C. area on Monday.
Amid all the wrangling over how much the government should spend on the modern-day food stamp program, many may not realize who gets these benefits.