Nicolas Sarkozy's latest entry to the headlines may put a stop to his presidential ambitions.
North Korea fired short-range rockets into the sea off its east coast a day ahead of a state visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping to Seoul.
As far as market vendor Chang Yu is concerned the golden age of China's economic boom is long past.
Carol Loomis, the business journalist who helps edit Warren Buffett's widely-read annual letter to shareholders, is retiring from Fortune at age 85.
France has recently unveiled a slew of measures to boost its ailing construction sector but analysts warn the measures will fall short.
Burger King has concocted yet another way to have it your way: a gay pride burger.
A change in tax rules will make it possible for workers to buy a type of annuity often called longevity insurance inside their retirement plans. NYT.
A slew of retailers over the past decade have seen their success hinge on one marquee product that sent their sales skyrocketing.
Berkshire Partners is in advanced talks to acquire Portillo's for close to $1 billion, according to people familiar with the matter.
The U.S. men's soccer team bowed out of the World Cup in Brazil on Tuesday evening but received generous praise from many in the game.
Dire predictions and hand-wringing abound when student loan debt comes up, but this study says the victims may not be the ones you expect.
With the smartphone battle spilling into the driver's seat, Apple has signed up nine more manufacturers for CarPlay, Re/code reports.
Traditional advice suggests rising interest rate expectations would spur shifts to short-duration bonds, but some think the long end is a better bet.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday: CalAmp, Google, Paychex & more.
The Dow came within reach of 17,000 Tuesday, and veteran trader Art Cashin thinks it will eventually surpass the psychologically important mark.
GoPro has just about doubling from its IPO price of $24 and analysts think it will still power higher.
It's a long shot GoPro stock will keep going up, says Dougherty & Co. senior analyst Charlie Anderson.
Google has acquired streaming music service Songza, the company's latest move to play a bigger role in the fast-growing online music business.
Investor expectations are growing for the second half of 2014. We'll soon found out if those high hopes are justified.
One restaurant's Belgian roots—combined with the buzz around Team USA—should yield huge crowds for Tuesday's big game.