A Giant Boeing "Dreamlifter" plane landed at the wrong Kansas airport, forcing officials to scramble to get the plane back in the air.
Two firms have announced plans to send missions to asteroids within the next three years in order to mine the ore and metals on the space rocks.
Retailers are pushing black Friday sales earlier this year, letting consumers walk away with doorbuster deals up to a week before the holiday.
The Senate Banking Committee on Thursday approved Janet Yellen's nomination to become the first woman to lead the Fed, sending it to the full Senate for a final vote.
While adoption among merchants is small, more businesses are accepting bitcoin as a way of avoiding credit card fees and attracting enthusiasts.
The widely believed notion in the market that Obamacare would be bad for insurance stocks has been the wrong call, said Barclays health-care analyst Joshua Raskin
Activist investor Carl Icahn reported a 12.63 stake in medical device maker Hologic, prompting the company to seek protection from a hostile takeover
Charitable donations could dip this year. Here's how to make sure you're making the most of what you can afford to give.
Strategists have told CNBC there may be another threat on the horizon to Treasury yields with China starting to fall out of love with U.S. debt.
The Philadelphia Fed said that factory activity in the Mid-Atlantic region hit a six-month low in November, while remaining positive.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell more than expected, suggesting strengthening of labor markets.
A 'Great Rotation' out of bonds into stocks is only just underway and is setting up to be one of the major investment themes of 2014, strategists say.
Where would an American fugitive run to flee the long arm of the law? From China to Andorra, CNBC's "American Greed" finds 10 places to hide out.
The $13 billion figure reached with the Justice Department may represent political theater as much as a real attempt to right wrongs. The NYT reports.
A toy start-up is gaining traction for its building games, which expose girls to engineering. A Beastie Boys-inspired viral video doesn't hurt.
From the moment I saw the headlines, they didn't pass the smell test: "More than half of tech hires this year are women."
Tesla's Model S, the focus of a Federal investigation, has topped the latest owner satisfaction survey from Consumer Reports.
Aiming to generate growth and jobs, small- and mid-sized companies in more metro areas are making bigger bets on the global economy.
A Morgan Stanley report in October sent wine lovers into a panic, suggesting that global supplies were dropping as demand was rising. But don't fret.
Incubating success is the mantra of accelerators that are popping up around the world. Their goal: to help startups woo angel and venture capital investors.