Stock markets around the world were in or near correction territory (a 10 percent drop) on Wednesday.
Qualcomm has struck a deal to buy British chipmaker CSR for $2.5 billion, giving it access to technology that can connect devices over the Internet.
The S&P 500 Energy Sector was down a little less than the broader S&P 500 Index on Wednesday, and both were off earlier lows.
Stocks, bonds and commodities all fell sharply at the open Wednesday on weak economic data and fears about Europe.
There's a lot of money sitting on the sidelines of the global economy. Let's put it to work to benefit all, says Ret. Gen. Wesley Clark.
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U.S. business inventories rose less than expected in August, which might lead economists to lower forecasts for economic growth in the third quarter.
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Greek equities took another battering Wednesday while its yields spiked, as concerns about the strength of the euro zone economy spooked investors.
If the Fed would only raise rates, it would strengthen the U.S. dollar and boost world economies, BlackRock CEO Larry Fink tells CNBC.
Health officials say they are monitoring people who were in contact with the latest person to fall ill.
A Texas college has rejected two enrollment applications from Nigerian students due to concerns of Ebola in their country, a letter suggests.
The U.S. dollar hit a three-week low against the euro and a more than one-month low against the yen on Wednesday.
Gold prices turned higher, shrugging off early-morning losses, after a trio of weak U.S. economic reports boosted hopes of a prolonged period of low interest rates from the Fed.
Prices received by U.S. producers fell in September for the first time in over a year, a potentially worrisome sign for the economy.
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"I'm pretty optimistic here because of this meltdown," BlackRock CEO Laurence Fink told CNBC.
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