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Goldman Sachs reported quarterly earnings and revenue that beat analysts' expectations on Thursday.
With stocks back in record terrain for the first time in 2014, traders are watching earnings as the catalyst that will determine whether gains hold.
Despite plans to spur manufacturing through innovation institutes, out-of-work factory workers are still stuck on the sidelines.
Charter Communications reached out to Comcast about teaming up to buy Time Warner Cable, after the larger rival rejected its takeover bid.
Yahoo COO Henrique de Castro is leaving the company, in a move many expected amid an apparent rise in tension between him and CEO Marissa Mayer.
For more than two decades, people have been slinging back wine at an ever increasing level, according to Wine Institute data.
Leonardo Fibonacci's indicator suggests gold prices may be poised to regain some lost ground after their crushing 30 percent dive last year.
The number of U.S. homes on the path to foreclosure fell last year to a low not seen since before the high-flying days of the housing boom.
AOL CEO Tim Armstrong has struck a deal with investment fund Hale Global to unload the Internet company's money-losing local news service, Patch.
Lack of space in major cities is forcing architects to come up with new housing solutions. We take a look at some of the most innovative.
Beef has never been more expensive, and rarely more controversial. From top-end T-bone to Big Mac, the future of the beef industry is at stake.
The growing disparity in income poses the biggest risk to a stable society in the next decade, according to a study by the World Economic Forum (WEF).
"Duck Dynasty" is a merchandising phenomenon with about $400 million in 2013 sales in products that include DVDs, action figures, and even wine.
Microsoft is considering Ericsson Chief Executive Hans Vestberg as a possible successor for CEO, Bloomberg cited sources on Wednesday.
Korea Investment Corp will decide whether to sell its $1 billion stake in Bank of America, after watching its value fall by half since 2008.
Experts at this year's retail federation convention had plenty of ideas for what's ailing the sector—and possible solutions.
How does your state stack up when it comes to millionaire households? A new study crunches the numbers.
Standpoint founder Ronnie Moas discusses labor issues revolving Apple and Amazon's incredible corporate wealth. Moas calls their behavior "obscene" and makes his case for a redistribution of wealth from the company to its employees.
You could almost hear the bulls cheering on Wall Street as the S&P pared 2014 losses and then closed at an all time high.
Struggling department store J.C. Penney on Wednesday announced that it will close 33 underperforming stores and slash 2,000 jobs.