With hurricane season just around the corner, extreme weather outbreaks may put disaster preparedness and recovery plans to the test.
The downgrade of California's oil reserves raises questions about the sustainability of the U.S. boom.
Toyota is recalling an estimated 50,220 Highlander sport utility vehicles globally for a software problem that could result in the front passenger seat belt not working properly.
Despite global markets seemingly taking the Federal Reserve's "tapering" in their stride it now appears there's a new concern on the horizon.
The arguments over whether Tim Geithner made the right move with the bailouts will only heat up as the midterm elections approach, Politico's Ben White says.
Looking at recent earnings, Jim Cramer has noticed a somewhat common theme among those companies doing well.
EBay executives said they did not initially realize that customer data was compromised when it discovered a network breach in early May.
IndyCar driver Helio Castroneves told CNBC he's ready for this Sunday's Indianapolis 500.
NHTSA said GM can determine additional switch-related deaths from lawsuits, incident claims and other sources.
Visa and MasterCard have renewed a push for more secure microchips in the credit card industry amid a slew of retail security issues.
The "Fast Money" traders give their top picks of stocks to sell right now.
The $2.5 billion federal aid package will bring the recovery funds dispersed to New York City and the state governments to $13 billion.
A stock market that has been trading in a fairly tight range in 2014 faces a couple of crucial technical tests in the coming days.
Two companies issued voluntary recalls of hummus dips and walnuts sold at major retailers after listeria was detected in samplings of the products.
Mark Cuban accused people calling him a racist of taking his admission of prejudice out of context, but apologized for one of the examples he used.
Thomas Piketty's recent book has become a publishing sensation. But, according to a FT probe, it appears to have got his sums wrong—FT.
Millions of Americans each year buy prescription medication from online, international pharmacies to save money even though it's illegal.
Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has ceded control of the Los Angeles Clippers to his wife Shelly, who will negotiate the sale of the team
Economist Jeffrey Sachs says Bill Gates is wrong on his African economic-development project. Here's his challenge to the Microsoft founder.
Amazon, under fire for energetically discouraging customers from buying books from the publisher Hachette, has abruptly escalated the battle. The NYT reports.