GE chief executive, Jeff Immelt, met French officials Monday to discuss the U.S. company's bid for Alstom amid news of a rival bid from Siemens of Germany.
Democrats hope this week's Senate showdown over raising the federal minimum wage reaps them benefits in November's congressional elections.
Samsung Electronics said the number of its flagship Galaxy S5 smartphones shipped with non-working cameras was "very limited."
Adam Silver's first crisis of his short tenure as NBA commissioner has arrived, a race-tinged scandal leaving those associated with the game wondering how strongly and swiftly the league will respond.
Automated trading and government regulation are transforming the Wall Street ecosystem. Will these forces make the financial epicenter obsolete?
Will Janet Yellen remove the market's confusion, or will she add to it?
Women who get chemotherapy for breast cancer may end up unemployed for a very long time, researchers reported on Monday.
Bitcoin's price lost 14 percent over the weekend as BTC China confirmed that transactions have been affected by a clampdown from the Chinese government.
Key U.S. data culminating in Friday's closely-watched jobs report and the Fed's target measure of inflation a day earlier may offer some sustenance to a directionless dollar, CNBC's latest market survey showed.
Pfizer has renewed its interest in a takeover of UK rival AstraZeneca, in what would be one of the global drugs industry’s largest ever deals.
The shift to passively-managed index funds keeps growing even though U.S. active equity funds have outperformed them. Higher fees may be the cause.
Australia's Prime Minister said on Monday it was now highly unlikely that debris from the missing Malaysian jet would be found on the ocean surface.
The last time a top American official visited Malaysia in 1998, Vice President Al Gore rebuked its leaders for suppressing freedom.
Emirates Airline, the world's largest operator of A380s, offers aspiring pilots "flights" to any of a dozen major airports around the world.
As earnings season reaches the halfway mark, the focus is on whether profit growth is good enough to keep the market moving higher.
Shares in Japan Display slid to their lowest after the smartphone screens maker slashed its full-year operating profit forecast by 11 percent.
A large portion of the world's browsers are vulnerable to attack from a flaw discovered in versions of Internet Explorer, Re/code reported.
Making trades based on emotion, whether on the market or individual stocks, can be treacherous without sufficient knowledge and research.
Los Angeles Lakers greats Shaquille O'Neal and Kobe Bryant are standing behind the Buss family despite the team's lousy season.
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