Union leaders called strikes on Sunday at nine U.S. refineries in a bid to pressure oil companies to agree to a new national contract covering workers at 63 plants.» Read More
If you call one of these 10 states home, your home has plenty of room for improvement, from crime to health care and the environment.
In the next quarter century, demand for water will boom as the world population swells. This liquid gold could be traded like oil.
CNBC unveils its eighth annual America's Top States for Business ranking that looks at key factors to assess the regional economic landscape.
Maybe it's optimism about the economy, or maybe it's despair at rising tuition, but more parents want kids to cover the bulk of college costs.
There have been some great forecasts and some awful ones over the past 25 years. Here is a look at some that shook the market.
While there are plenty of gadgets to make your Independence Day fun, experts say this year it's all about staying connected while playing.
Some Wall Street firms will use video games to recruit top talent this year.
Argentina on Friday accused a U.S. judge of being biased ahead of debt talks set for New York next week.
It might be a rough year for hedge funds, with markets seemingly wandering ever higher, but some eagle-eyed short sellers are still making money.
What will stock trading be like 25 years from now? A lot different than it is today. Here are seven huge changes on the way.
The June jobs report was strong but there were some important glitches, says Larry Kudlow.
Getting a deal on concert, sports or theater tickets comes down to timing. Are you an early-bird or a procrastinator?
Retail investors have decided to lighten their load, with equity funds seeing the first outflows since the start of 2014, according to new data.
Apple has hired the sales director of TAG Heuer to help with the launch of its new iWatch, the head of LVMH's watch brands told CNBC.
Many people dream of quitting their boring, corporate positions for a "dream job" elsewhere... and Emma Radford actually did.
Richard Mellon Scaife, the grand-nephew of Andrew Mellon, has died.
Growing demand for hoppy beer has farmers doubling their plantings as prices rise.
YouTube has postponed a plan to block certain record labels from its video platform. The FT reports.
Following Thursday's ECB rate decision, central bank watchers received an insight into the concerns that still persist for some of its members.
In a decision that drew dissent from the three female justices, the Supreme Court sided with religiously affiliated nonprofit groups.