The National Association of Realtors' monthly pending home sales index rose 3.3 percent in July over June.
U.S. jobless claims slid below the critical 300,000 level, and the economy grew at a quicker pace than estimated last quarter.
AIG CEO Benmosche learned in May that he had less than a year to live, leading to his decision to resign earlier, Bloomberg Businessweek reported.
There's an irony to the upcoming IPO of Lending Club, the nonbank lender that's used technology to take on the big banks. Wells Fargo is the winner.
Societe Generale's uber-bearish strategist Albert Edwards predicts that a bubble in stock markets is on the verge of bursting.
A lifetime of Taco Bell could be hiding in your wallet.
Many teens say social cachet these days involves waving the latest hand-held technology not wearing the latest fashions, the NYT reports.
To be sure, it's been a long slog back from the Great Recession, and the recovery isn't about to break any historical records.
Online deal site Groupon has enlisted an unlikely ally in its new marketing efforts: Snapchat.
When it comes to making retirement planning and related investment issues a high priority, we are truly a nation of procrastinators.
CD sales and digital music sales are on the decline, so concerts—with sky-high ticket prices—are a gold mine for the industry.
Stock holdings, family businesses and real estate have left these lawmakers flush with cash.
Atlanta continues to see one of the nation's highest shares of foreclosure auctions, accounting for more than 3 percent of home sales in July.
JPMorgan is investigating a possible cyberattack amid reports that Russian hackers attacked U.S. banks this month.
The FDA said the recall was classified as the most serious Class 1 type, where there is a probability of serious health problems or death.
The San Francisco 49ers have taken the unusual step of creating their own investment program for players with robo-advisor firm Wealthfront.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday that Russian forces had entered his country and the military conflict was worsening.
A number of banks, including JPMorgan Chase and four others, were struck by hackers in a series of coordinated attacks this month.
Powerful storms in the Atlantic and the Pacific were kicking up dangerous surfs and rip currents, closing beaches and ports.
Americans are more anxious about the economy now than they were right after the Great Recession ended, a new survey showed.