A US judge two German firms cannot be held liable for allegedly aiding and abetting South Africa's former apartheid government.
Plug-in electric cars may be worth less compared to their original value over five years than conventionals. USA Today reports.
Few people are paying attention to signs of a housing bubble, real estate advisor Mark Hanson says.
StellaService, which rates retail customer service, scored sites on meeting promised delivery dates on holiday orders.
China is preparing to welcome private aircraft, a move that may herald the greatest expansion of business and private aviation in 30 years.
Treasury yields edged higher, touching their 2-year high of 3 percent, in light trading as most investors stayed out of the market after the holiday.
Shares in Twitter rose 6 percent to a fresh all-time high on Thursday, bringing the stock close to having tripled from its November IPO.
According to the latest data from comScore, the final online shopping week this holiday fell short of expectations.
Gov. Chris Christie recently signed an order allowing towns "to commandeer" private property needed to minimize the risk of coastal flooding. The WSJ reports.
Volatility will likely pick up next year, Citigroup Chief U.S. Equity Strategist Tobias Levkovich says.
The outlook for the new year is positive: 49 percent think their own fortunes will improve in 2014, 14 percent are anticipating a downgrade.
Some of the largest private equity firms could be on the hook for more than $1 billion to settle a collusion lawsuit, according to a report Thursday.
Amazon.com on Thursday said it limited new Prime membership signups during peak periods in order to protect current member orders from the surge in new memberships.
The Dow industrial average is close to ending the year with its biggest gain since 1996.
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Apparel wasn't the hot gift under Christmas trees this year, but an analyst singled out one retailer as a holiday winner.
One of the most common types of knee surgery performed in the US is no more effective than fake surgery, according to a new study.
Investors should look to European equity markets for outperformers after U.S. stocks went on an epic run, Quantitative Management Associates' Ed Keon told CNBC.
The holiday season is synonymous with excess: a sharp uptick in gifts, eating and even trash, the Wall Street Journal reports.
The 2013 holiday season, touted to be the worst since 2008, showed strong growth compared to last year MasterCard said.