President Barack Obama will nominate Federal Reserve Governor Sarah Bloom Raskin as the U.S. Treasury Department's No. 2 official, two sources familiar with the process said on Wednesday.
Money isn't the only factor when it comes to some recent graduates' decision to try and make an impact on American communities.
Some politicians find polling to be a little old fashioned, so they're using big data to see what the public thinks about them.
Sick of high U.S. corporate taxes? Here's how some companies are slashing their tax bill by 10%, 20%—or more.
In his daily CNBC.com-only video clip, Art Cashin of UBS talks with Bob Pisani about today's Federal Reserve statement.
For a variety of reasons, most economists take a dim view of how effective an entertainment boycott of Florida would be.
Interest rates will hold near zero and the Federal Reserve will continue buying $85 billion in bonds every month while the economy continues to improve at a "modest" pace.
Leather goods maker and retailer Coach reported weak sales in North America and the departures of its chief operating officer and the head of its North American business.
The battle over Herbalife intensified as George Soros has taken a large long position in the nutritional supplements maker, according to sources.
President Barack Obama pushed back against critics who complain that his former economic adviser, Lawrence Summers, was not aggressive enough in seeking economic stimulus in 2009.
A court decision on Wednesday supporting a ruling that video game maker EA did not have permission to use images of NCAA athletes could have big implications for college sports.
They say you can never be too rich or too thin. But a poll finds that only 28 percent of Americans would be willing to gain 25 pounds to get out of debt.
A federal appeals court held that using a cellphone is "entirely voluntarily," so individuals who have them have forfeited the right to records showing where they have been used.
The TSA investigated and closed 9,622 cases of employee misconduct between 2010 and 2012, according to a report by the GAO.
Before anyone gets too excited about job prospects for July, a data firm is reporting that payroll growth was much slower than expected.
Introduced last October and February, Microsoft's Surface tablets have yet to make any profit as inconsistent sales have been overcome by advertising and other costs.
The pace of business activity in the U.S. Midwest picked up modestly in July, although growth in new orders and employment both cooled, a report showed on Wednesday
Management consulting firm Accenture is in talks to acquire rival Booz & Co., The Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter.
A special committee of Dell's board is not willing to change the voting terms for founder Michael Dell's buyout offer in exchange for a 10-cent increase in the offer, a source said
The federal government is taking a big step toward letting eHealthInsurance.com, Getinsured.com and other sites enroll people in many Obamacare exchanges.