With its deal to buy virtual reality company Oculus, analysts say Facebook is well-placed to profit from another platform of the future.
The New York Times will launch a new smartphone app and a premium monthly subscription package on April 2.
The U.S. unemployment rate will fall below 6 percent by the end of this year, a Federal Reserve official said on Wednesday.
Amid stagnant wages and a shaky recovery, the average new car price rose last year by $1,536.
Target missed opportunities to thwart the hackers responsible for the unprecedented holiday shopping season data breach, a Senate report said Tuesday.
U.S. banks will tell shareholders how much they plan to pay out after the Fed unveils whether they can afford to and still weather the next crisis.
The 5-year note auction should get more attention than usual as traders watch to see whether the prospect for higher rates has been fully priced in.
New York and Kentucky seem to be doing more than their fair share of the work in signing up the uninsured in Obamacare.
Ellen's famous Oscar selfie was among the missing, not to mention Cory Monteith's last tweet.
Emerging market assets haven't seen much love in the wake of investor infatuation with developed markets, but they may come back into fashion.
North Korea fired two mid-range ballistic missiles into the sea off its east coast and towards Japan early on Wednesday, South Korea's military said.
King Digital Entertainment, the maker of "Candy Crush," priced its shares Tuesday after the bell.
Nouriel Roubini, the bearish economist known as "Dr. Doom," warned investors to look out if the Fed waits too long to hike interest rates, causing a market bubble.
Media and entertainment company Twenty-First Century Fox Inc said its board has appointed Lachlan Murdoch non-executive co-chairman and elevated James Murdoch to the position of co-chief operating officer.
Victims of the Madoff Ponzi scheme could get back another $349 million under a proposal to a bankruptcy court Tuesday, CNBC's Scott Cohn reports.
Members of the Greatest Generation are increasingly refusing to retire to a life of leisure.
A Texas lawyer is asking a federal judge to force GM to tell owners of 1.6 million recalled vehicles they should immediately stop driving those models.
Facebook is getting into the virtual reality game in a deal that includes $400 million in cash and 23.1 million shares of Facebook common stock.
Lime prices are surging, putting pressure on restaurants, bars and grocery stores.
Many baby boomers on the verge of retirement are facing nest-egg shortfalls and, given today's housing market, some might be considering downsizing.