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Applications for U.S. home mortgages fell in the latest week, with both purchase and refinancing applications down.
Pope Francis penned a new missive on the injustices of poverty amid indications he is eyeing a major overhaul of the Vatican's financial house.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera talks with Access Hollywood's Billy Bush and his brother Jonathan Bush, CEO of athenahealth, about their experiences at the Winter Olympics. They also got into Billy's investment in Jonathan's company.
So far, the stock market has looked past the weather impacts on manufacturing, housing, consumer spending and even hiring.
Costs associated with the Target breach have escalated for banks and credit unions, and now top $200 million, The WSJ reports.
China's banks will have to increase their liquidity coverage ratio to 100 percent by 2018 under new rules.
Signet Jewelers said it would acquire smaller rival Zale for $21 per share in cash, valuing the jeweler at about $690 million.
Raising the federal minimum wage to $10.10 could result in 500,000 jobs being lost by late 2016, the CBO estimates.
A panel of economists says a Congressional Budget Office report miscalculates the possible benefits and risks of a minimum wage hike.
The EU has called an extraordinary meeting of its foreign ministers on Thursday as the violence in Ukraine escalates.
China may have dumped almost $48 billion of Treasurys in December, but it hasn't fallen out of love with U.S. bonds just yet, analysts say.
After the steep drop in homebuilder sentiment in February, Wednesday's housing starts report could have more impact than usual.
Asia's major central banks, the People's Bank of China and Bank of Japan, look to be headed on opposite policy paths judging by their recent moves.
Despite being home to some of the poorest people in the world, financial wealth in emerging Asia is set to outpace that of the U.S. by 2015, HSBC analysts have found.
Reports of a meeting between head honchos at Apple and electric car manufacturer Tesla Motors have sparked rumors of a potential 'iCar.'
The salt shortage in some parts of New Jersey has grown so acute that local officials have said they might need to close roadways. The NYT reports.
The Swiss firm Rinspeed, which created the concept car XchangE, said it allows drivers to go truly hands-free.
China's shadow-banking problems may have grabbed headlines, but its long-bubbling property sector still poses risks to the economy, analysts said.
It’s election year for major emerging market economies from India to Brazil. Here’s a run-down of what to expect in five key countries.
Detroit this week is expected to reveal its plan to settle with its creditors and emerge from bankruptcy.