United Technologies reported a rise in profit that topped Wall Street estimates, helped by a stronger performance across its businesses.
San Francisco's transportation agency agreed to charge tech companies $1 every time one of their commuter shuttles uses a public bus stop.
College deadlines for filing financial aid applications are fast approaching, which could leave valuable funds on the table.
The recent data breach at U.S. retailer Target is an all-too harsh warning of the global threat of cybercrime.
Talk of a slowdown in emerging markets is "overblown," Peter Sands told CNBC on Wednesday and he dismissed speculation the bank was a takeover target.
The U.S. Federal Reserve can reduce its stimulus program and maintain economic growth, the deputy managing director of the International Monetary Fund said.
When it comes to feeding the world, there are two big worries for authorities and aid agencies: food loss and food waste.
The U.S. will be a particularly strong market for M&A, John Studzinski, senior managing director at The Blackstone Group, told CNBC.
"Results are running light, and negative announcements have been off the hook," one analyst said amid a spate of disappointing reports.
The biggest economic opportunity in the world is to invest in a new generation of smart, sustainable technologies, writes Jeffrey Sachs.
With millennials set to comprise 75 percent of the workforce by 2025, there could be challenging times ahead for business leaders, a new study showed.
While investors shunned emerging markets in 2013, frontier markets racked up stellar gains - but can they stage a repeat performance this year?
Two Las Vegas casino hotels will be the first known U.S. commercial gambling houses to accept bitcoin, the unregulated digital payment system.
The founder of Tiger 21, a peer-to-peer investing network for the super-rich, tells CNBC where his clients are putting their money in 2014.
Warren Buffett and Dan Gilbert, founder of Quicken Loans, are teaming up to offer $1 billion for the perfect NCAA March Madness bracket.
The winners from the fourth quarter are underdogs, companies that have for years been cleaning up messes. Find out who they are.
Comedian Ellen DeGeneres' daytime talk show will be the first daily American show of its kind to be distributed in China.
IBM reported quarterly earnings and revenue that beat analysts' expectations on Wednesday, but revenue came in below street expectations.
Discount airline Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA said on Tuesday that a fuel leak on a Boeing Co 787 Dreamliner caused a flight to be delayed by 19 hours.
A former investment banker who ran TARP said he will challenge California Governor Jerry Brown for the state's top job in 2014.