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Despite modest overall sales growth, it's been a banner year for U.S. businesses. These 11 firms were hot in 2013.
Pot-friendly guides, activities and tours in Colorado are expected to expand as recreational marijuana sales become legal as of Jan. 1.
Ford is expected to unveil the new version of its best-selling truck at the annual auto show, but can it win over pickup buyers?
Strategists are optimistic, but there are several potential trouble spots to watch.
Hospitals and medical practices are preparing for confusion and hassles as new insurance plans under President Obama's healthcare law take effect.
Bill de Blasio took the oath of office on Wednesday, formally becoming the 109th mayor of New York City while pledging to pursue a sweeping liberal agenda.
Two were killed in violent clashes that erupted late on Wednesday between pro-Islamist protesters and police in Egypt's coastal city of Alexandria.
With new year fast approaching, CNBC's personal finance reporter Sharon Epperson says you can begin 2014 with some profitable financial goals.
It’s been a good year for Netflix. Its stock quadrupled in value, and its CEO just got a big raise. Can they repeat in 2014?
When the leaders of Mexico and China met last summer, there was much talk of the need to deepen trade. Down on Mexico's Pacific coast, a drug gang was already making it a reality.
The Palestinian ambassador to the Czech Republic was killed in what authorities said appeared to be an accidental explosion in his Prague home.
Many traditional retailers are having to work a lot harder to persuade Americans to open their pocketbooks.
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg gave almost $1 billion to a Silicon Valley charity. The FT reports.
The European Union plans to give the region's tech startups a helping hand in 2014 - but it could be a case of too little, too late.
For the second straight year, shares of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway have topped the S&P 500 stock index.
Revelers enjoyed a global wave of festivities that included a record-breaking fireworks display in Dubai.
The Dow could top its fair market value of 18,000 next year, Wharton's Jeremy Siegel tells CNBC.
Unless you're a pro, Cramer doesn’t advocate trading in and out of stocks. But if you're going to do it anyway, he wants you to be prepared.
It was by any measure a record-setting year for the stock market in 2013.
Seven-times Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher was in a stable condition on Wednesday, his agent said.