President Barack Obama will make his fifth State of Union speech on Tuesday evening. The Financial Times has picked five areas to watch.
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke presides over his final meeting this week and already markets are putting his successor to the test.
Is a more serious correction at hand? Jim Cramer investigates.
The folk singer and activist Pete Seeger died in New York on Monday at the age of 94.
Hopes that the Federal Reserve could throw emerging markets a bone at this week's policy meeting will most likely be dashed, analysts told CNBC.
Apple posted results that beat estimates, but reported weak iPhone sales and handed in a current-quarter revenue forecast that underwhelmed.
Thirty-two years after building its first car in the United States, Honda has reached the point where it is a net exporter of vehicles from the U.S.
The gov't and major US tech companies struck a deal that would allow the companies to tell the public about spying-related court orders the receive.
Via a new app, humans working for Facebook will start telling you which news stories you should be reading.
The CEO of a bitcoin exchange has been arrested on charges of selling bitcoins to be used to buy and sell illegal drugs anonymously.
Despite signs that the U.S. economy is gaining traction, Stephen Roach, ex-chairman of Morgan Stanley, says the recovery appears to be a "false dawn."
Despite objections, China appears set to force a correspondent for The New York Times to leave the country this week. The NYT reports.
U.S. equity markets had a stellar 2013, and while they've gotten off to a lackluster start in New Year not all hope should be lost.
A House plan to make major cuts to food stamps would be scaled back under a bipartisan agreement on a massive farm bill.
It seems that the world's rich are starting to take criticism personally—and overreacting in the process.
The New York metro area's first Super Bowl could end up with the cheapest average entry prices in years, the CEO of TiqIQ told CNBC.
Hudson's Bay says it will sell its flagship downtown Toronto store and neighboring office tower to commercial real estate owner Cadillac Fairview.
Small shops are on the cusp of turning to new, low-cost and more versatile robots in hopes of increasing their productivity and their bottom line.
Comcast may buy New York City, North Carolina and New England assets from Charter if Time Warner shareholders approve a Charter takeover.
Democratic senators and Obama push to raise the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour, as restaurant industry fiercely opposes a mandated tip-wage increase.