Entrepreneurs will be the ones to rebuild this economy, says brand strategist Carol Baker. Here are five start-ups she's watching in 2014.
Fifty years after the first U.S. surgeon general's report declared smoking a hazard, the effects keeps rising, according to a report released.
A drive by some cities to cut costly police retirement benefits has led to an extraordinary face-off between local politicians and the law enforcement officers.
The president also announced that communication providers will be allowed to share more information about the government's data requests.
The videogame industry gets criticized for glorifying violence but the "World's Best Gamer," (aka "Athene") hopes to turn gamers into real-life heroes.
Nat gas prices are likely to stay low for the next 20 years, with a long-term annual average price of $4 to $5 per million Btu, an IHS study says.
Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell warns that fourth-quarter profit is set to be 'significantly lower than recent levels.'
It's bad enough to have an earnings miss, but guiding lower before earnings even come out can be a real momentum killer.
AB InBev is in advanced discussions to buy South Korea's Oriental Brewery from private equity owners KKR& Co LP and Affinity Equity Partners.
AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson lays out his growth plan for American on CNBC's "The Kudlow Report."
Big Blue is committing $1.2 billion to expand the reach of its cloud computing infrastructure.
The $765 million concussion settlement between the NFL and former players was "sufficient" to pay for their needs, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell told CNBC.
U.S. consumer sentiment slipped in its first January measure, weighed by lowered expectations among lower- and middle-income families.
U.S. housing starts fell less than expected in December, pausing after recent strong gains.
UPS estimated quarterly profit below analysts' expectations, partly due to a shorter U.S. holiday season.
The World Economic Forum has geared up for potential information security breaches at this year's confab. Here's what you need to know.
In luxury real estate, location doesn't count for much if it doesn't include spectacular views. Feast your eyes on a few that do.
Obama will say Friday he has decided that the government should not hold bulk telephone metadata.
U.S. factory output rose 0.3 percent in December, closing out a strong quarter in which industrial production advanced at its fastest clip in years.
As the use of industrial robots rises, human manufacturing jobs will continue to decline, strategists at Bank of America Merrill Lynch wrote.