Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Thursday that harsh winter weather may have had an impact on recent economic data and reiterated her stance that accomodative monetary policy should remain appropriate for some time.
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The chairman of eBay rebutted claims made by billionaire activist Carl Icahn, as a brawl over the company's governance intensified.
Military muscle flexing by Russia accentuated risk aversion in global markets on Thursday, with investors once again rushing for safe havens.
The number of U.S. jobless claims rose last week, but the underlying trend suggested no shift in labor market conditions.
A mobile monetization report by app tester Swrve showed that in-app purchases come from just 0.15 percent of players for half of free-to-play games.
The tightly controlled Chinese yuan will eventually supersede the dollar as the top international reserve currency, according to a new poll.
Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking Committee Thursday and if she decides to stop using the weather as an excuse for a down economy, watch out.
Investors are worried that the tensions in the strategically important peninsula may take the crisis into a new, more dangerous phase.
While earnings topped expectations, sales were under some pressure and revenue fell short. Meanwhile, the company reaffirmed its forecast for 2014.
Despite a nationalistic reputation, more than a third of Chinese pick the U.S. as their ideal country - for now, a WPP survey found.
U.S. private equity firm Blackstone has signed an agreement to take a 20 percent stake in Italian fashion house Versace, in a deal worth 210 million euros ($287 million), a person close to the matter said on Thursday.
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer has vetoed a bill that would let businesses refuse service to gay and lesbians on the basis of religious freedom.
South Africa's currency has taken a beating in recent times, but the country's President told CNBC volatility was all down to the U.S. dollar.
Armed men have seized the regional government building and the parliament building in Ukraine's Crimea.
Tesla said Wednesday it is offering $1.6 billion in convertible senior notes in an underwritten registered public offering.
Brazil slowed the pace of monetary tightening, signaling it may be near the end of a rate-hiking cycle that threatened a recession.
Car buyers in America are growing more comfortable with the idea of having a monthly auto loan payment for six years.
The Arizona governor has until Saturday to act on a bill that would let businesses refuse service to gays and lesbians.
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