Russian troops along Ukraine's border and the establishment of defense units by Russian authorities are troubling developments, the White House said.
Iraq is on the verge of collapse—and working with Iran is a "flawed strategy," says former White House foreign-affairs adviser David L. Phillips.
Expanding Medicaid eligibility will significantly affect uninsured rates in seven major cities, and bring them billions in federal money, according to a study.
Using conservation as a baseline, Opower broke down a few World Cup contenders according to their energy policies.
Days before its annual developer conference, Google is shedding more light on its efforts to penetrate the wearable market, Re/code reports.
The U.S. has dispatched similar teams around the world and they have been unable to affect outcomes. The Fiscal Times reports.
Starbucks will raise prices of some drinks offered at US shops as well as on its brands of packaged coffee.
The organic movement’s claims about the sustainability of its methods are dubious, say Henry I. Miller and Richard Cornett.
Investors have flocked to bond ETFs this year. For those in need of income, ETFs can capture yield and credit options around the globe.
Janet Yellen may have a two-year tenure, Wall Street analysts said Friday.
Two media giants passed on buying Univision. But regular investors can still bet on the Spanish-language channel through Grupo Televisa.
Microsoft and Google have agreed to add a "kill switch" to the next versions of their operating systems for smartphones.
Dataminr co-founder Ted Bailey tells CNBC that his start-up aims to make sense of the disparate Twitterverse to give finance clients a profitable edge.
GE will be allowed to proceed with its revised offer to buy Alstom's power and grid business as long as it meets certain conditions.
The poll shows a major shift in American opinion on poverty's roots since the question was last asked nearly 20 years ago, NBC News reports.
The biggest risk to the stock market is interest rates moving higher more quickly than expected, J.P. Morgan Funds' David Kelly tells CNBC.
North Carolina is the most expensive state for car repairs, according to a report by CarMD.
Bank of America has asked the U.S. Attorney General to meet with its chief executive officer in an attempt to resolve differences over a mortgage settlement.
The House is gearing up for some key energy votes, says Energy and Commerce Committee Chair Fred Upton.
Technology is being used in the bond market to the advantage of intermediaries but not for retail investors, SEC Chair Mary Jo White said Friday.