Extreme weather poses one of the biggest risks to the global economy, experts warn, with some of world's largest cities in danger of being caught off-guard.
While more than a quarter of US states owed more in pensions than revenues in 2012, but things are improving, Moody's reports.
Banks have begun selling bonds backed by foreclosed homes turned into rentals in the U.S., bringing calls for Congress to look into the deals.
After data breaches at big name retailers rattled customers, this MasterCard executive says now is the time to upgrade credit-card technology.
Internet sales help national chains eat local pizza restaurants for lunch. Investors can bet on the trend with shares of Papa John's International.
A team of employees from Tesla are racing from Los Angeles to New York City in a pair of Model S sedans in hopes of setting a Guinness World Record.
Ford Motor said the company will launch 16 new models in North America this year.
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Bill Rhodes, president and CEO of William Rhodes Global Advisors, told CNBC that he had been expecting a selloff in emerging markets ever since the Fed first started tapering.
Goldman Sachs and hedge fund billionaire John Arnold have funded the largest ever social impact bond.
Apologies to Harry Potter fans, but J.K. Rowling doesn't belong on the CNBC list of the top 25 business movers and shakers over the last 25 years.
Newly promoted Time Warner Cable CEO Rob Marcus tells CNBC why a potential proxy fight waged by Charter Communications would fail.
Google's sale of Motorola to China's Lenovo may face a tough review in D.C. over cyber espionage worries.
After this "amazing" quarter, Facebook's future looks brighter than ever, CNBC's Jim Cramer said Thursday.
Shares of U.K. bank HSBC briefly surged 9.8 percent in morning trade on Thursday, with market watchers blaming a trading error for the move.
As we approach the highly anticipated Super Bowl, there's one dark cloud that doesn't seem to want to pass over the NFL: The concussion lawsuit, says former NFL player Jack Brewer.
Premiums for health plans sold on Obamacare exchanges are about the same or cheaper than premiums for employer-offered plans, a study finds.
During his four decades in Congress, Waxman pushed for legislation on clean air, Obamacare and expansion of Medicaid.
Freezing weather, especially in the South, and rising prices are stalling home sales.
The number of new claims for unemployment rose more than expected last week, as fourth quarter growth also fell short of expectations.