The CDC issued its highest level of warning for a disease—for a drug-resistant strain of gonorrhea.
At about $60 a pop, that translates to more than 13 million units sold. This is the highest first-day retail sales in the company's history.
Stocks roared to new all-time high and bond yields retreated as the Fed defied the market's fears by keeping its bond-buying program intact.
Several state sponsored college savings plans offer participants tax incentives on 529 plan contributions as tax-free income.
Battle lines are being drawn as the rhetoric heats up for another fiscal battle royale that could jolt stocks and maybe shut down the government.
An economy stumbling toward recovery was not enough to sway the Fed, which said it will not begin pulling back on its asset-purchasing program.
A Federal judge will allow the Justice Department to seize and sell an NYC building claimed to be a front for the Iranian government and terrorism.
Concerns over online privacy are leading more Facebook users to commit "virtual identity suicide" by deleting their accounts, according to new scientific research.
U.S. regulators voted to propose a new rule that would require companies to disclose how their CEO's compensation compares with that of all employees.
As rough a stretch as Obama has had over the last couple of weeks, he has one thing going for him right now: The House GOP is in disarray.
House Republicans plan to offer a spending bill that would fund the government at current sequester spending levels but defund Obamacare.
Reviewers are singing the praises of Apple's new iPhones—particularly the premium 5S with its new fingerprint scanner and improved chip and camera.
Washington is stuck in a stalemate over budgets, debt and health care, leaving government unable to function, President Obama says.
FedEx reported earnings and revenue that beat expectations as the courier company cut costs and its lower-priced ground shipping business did well.
The Fed is expected to take the historic but small step of slowing its easing programs and gradually steer markets toward more normal interest rates.
Here's how stocks will react to the big Fed news.
The Fed should taper its bond-buying program, but it's not as big a deal as investors think it is, Goldman chief Lloyd Blankfein tells CNBC.
U.S. corporations will need to disclose how their CEO paycheck compared to that of their average worker under a proposal set to be unveiled.
Too many people think QE is the God of our markets. And so they're worried about the possible death of God—or at least the Tapering of God—Wednesday.
U.S. housing starts rose less than expected in August, but a surge in permits for single-family homes pointed to sustained strengthen in the housing market recovery.