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U.S. tax agents have been singling out non-profit groups for extra scrutiny by key words such as 'Tea Party'and later "organizations involved with political, lobbying, or advocacy".
If an article in Monday's Wall Street Journal is anything to go by, the U.S. Fed is getting ready to unwind monetary stimulus. That prospect is unlikely to be as alarming for markets as feared, analysts tell CNBC.
The company said at least one reporter gained access to data on Goldman Sachs after complaints were made. The NYT reports.
There's a burgeoning digital content market for a generation that's taking to iPads before they can walk.
Kendra Scott, a panelist on CNBC Prime’s "Crowd Rules," shares how she turned $500 into a multimillion-dollar jewelry empire that spans the globe.
You might think that being a stay-at-home mom is a choice. In fact, many moms are staying at home with their kids because they can't afford to work.
The Bloomberg terminal privacy breach puts the firm in an awkward situation: Explaining itself to Wall Street clients.
The Fed and Treasury are examining the extent to which Bloomberg journalists tracked usage of Bloomberg terminals.
The Stella Artois family is getting larger. But this time around you can the leave the beer chalice on the shelf. The new addition is a cider.
A new study finds that many graduates feel overqualified yet underprepared to make the transition from school to work.
Inspired by the glitz and glamour of the 1920s, several retailers are launching Great Gatsby-themed lines.
Stephen Cohen, CEO of the London-based Governance for Owners, could cast the deciding votes as to whether JP Morgan's Jamie Dimon continues his dual role as CEO and chairman.
Texas law enforcement officials are launching a criminal investigation into last month's deadly fertilizer plant explosion.
The summer job market looks relatively sunny, including for young entrepreneurs. But teen job seekers will be competing with older workers for seasonal slots.
In a bittersweet moment, the 408-foot tall spire has crowned One World Trade Center, making it the tallest building in the Western Hempisphere near where the Twin Towers stood.
Investor Carl Icahn criticized the proposed $24.4 billion buyout by founder Michael Dell and private equity firm Silver Lake Partners, calling it a "great giveaway."
Republicans denounce the IRS after it apologized for inappropriately flagging conservative political groups for additional reviews during the 2012 election.
Regulators used sharp words to accuse JPMorgan Chase of manipulating energy markets, in language similar to that which buffeted -- and eventually took down -- bankrupt energy giant Enron.
The Federal Reserve Chairman said the shadow banking system still poses a threat to stability, and that funding markets might still not be able to cope with a major default.
Hess plans to split the roles of chief executive and chairman, countering efforts by an activist investor to shake up management at the oil and gas producer.