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August is traditionally deadsville for equity trading, but it's particularly dead for the IPO business. Everyone shuts down until September. Not this year....
President Obama is in the process of interviewing three candidates for the position at the helm of the central bank: Larry Summers, Janet Yellen, and a dark horse, Donald Kohn.
The CME Group paused trading in some Treasury contracts shortly before the jobs report on Friday after big orders hit the market.
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn does not own shares in Hewlett-Packard, sources told CNBC, despite chatter to the contrary that helped boost the computer maker's stock 4 percent.
A couple deny allegations they ran a high-end prostitution and money-laundering operation from their Boca Raton, Fla., home and Massapequa, N.Y., rental property.
Bond prices took a swift, violent turn higher after the disappointing jobs report, but "the world has not changed," one analyst says.
With 76 million baby boomers reaching retirement age over the next decade, the need for long-term care services is expected to surge. What to do?
Dell's special committee has reached an agreement with the buyout group led by CEO Michael Dell to purchase the company for $13.75 per share.
Krystal Maxie-Collins knows it's tough to make a living. Workers like her plod along in positions that leave them barely enough money to keep food on the table.
A major deal could lead to an ironic outcome: more residents in anti-Obama states enrolling in health insurance exchanges than those in pro-Obama states.
Allowing users to choose anything from the color of the power button to a message on the back cover, the Moto X outpaces customization options available from its competitors.
The alert is issued because of an al-Qaeda terrorist threat. The State Department says the potential for terrorism is particularly strong in the Middle East and North Africa.
The relationship between Yahoo's CEO Marissa Mayer and activist investor Dan Loeb, who was the primary player in recruiting her for the top position, has gone sour, the New York Post reports.
Sen. John McCain and President Barack Obama may seem like an unlikely team, but amid an uncooperative House and Senate, they are coming to the middle and working to compromise.
The game maker is not happy about an app called "Bang with Friends" and is taking its creator to court, alleging trademark infringement.
While small businesses support tax reform, some groups aren't happy about President Obama's "better bargain," Inc. reports. Here's why.
Consumer packaged-goods makers have gotten creative with how they pass on rising costs and maintain bottom lines. Prices stay the same, but it contains less product.
Bulls were eager for a strong nonfarm payroll report to argue that the economy had reached "escape velocity." That's not happening, so where does that leave the market?
New orders for US factory goods rose for the third straight month in June, the latest indication that a recent slowdown in manufacturing activity had probably run its course.
Job growth continued in July as the U.S. economy added another 162,000 jobs—enough to keep the recovery theme going but not a level likely to have a major effect on monetary policy.