Some retailers desperate for sales and customer loyalty have begun training their employees in the art of bargaining with customers. The NYT reports.
Jim Cramer sees bullish developments in the market that he thinks can withstand current headwinds, including taper fears.
Commercial mortgage-backed securities will be great investments as the Fed begins tapering, Metacapital founder Deepak Narula said Monday on CNBC
A federal judge says the National Security Agency's bulk collection of phone records violates the Constitution's ban on unreasonable searches.
What direction is Google going in as a company as it buys its eighth robotics company in six months? Josh Lipton breaks it down in Tech Yeah!
The DC budget deal appears to be a welcome diversion from the governing-by-crisis model, but it may be the exception rather than the rule. POLITICO's Ben White reports.
As the Federal Reserve marks its 100th anniversary, market observers ponder who might be the central bank's greatest chairman.
Boeing authorized a $10 billion share buyback, and said it would raise its dividend by 50 percent to 73 cents a share, the company said Monday.
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn on Monday said he believes Herbalife is undervalued and said he is satisfied with the company's re-audited results.
Of all the things people hate about the holidays, spending money tops the list.
Loehmann's, the 92-year-old discount clothing chain, has filed for bankruptcy protection for a third time and said it is prepared to sell its assets to a group of liquidators.
The dismal approval rating for the Affordable Care Act may be most remarkable because it hasn't gotten substantially worse, according to the result of the CNBC All-America Economic Survey.
Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke said the central bank must clearly explain its decisions to Americans and show them that the policies are in their interest.
The Fed's done for the year. But Santa isn't. The market's going to rally back to the year's highs, says trader Kenny Polcari.
The market took a quick slide in late Sunday trading, only to recover. What was behind the strange action?
On the heels of appointing its first female CEO, General Motors said its $1.3 billion investment at five plants will create or retain 1,000 jobs.
New York state lawmakers introduced a bill last week that would legalize the sale, regulation and taxation of marijuana.
Cubist Pharmaceuticals is focused on treatments for fighting superbugs, an area many drug developers are avoiding. But its success may attract their attention.
Yields on two and 10-year Treasurys could end 2014 at 2 percent in two different extreme scenarios, according to investment bank Morgan Stanley.
Ever wonder what Santa would actually earn for his hard work around the holidays? Here's an analysis by Insure.com.