Stock market volatility could continue to be somewhat elevated, particularly for small cap names, as earnings season gets underway.
Reynolds American and Lorillard are agreeing a complex merger that will reshape Big Tobacco, bringing together the two biggest US operators.
Billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn said on Thursday that it is time for investors to tread carefully after the run-up in U.S. stock markets.
Amazon is seeking permission to test its delivery drones near Seattle, as part of a rapid expansion of a program that has sparked widespread debate.
A new study calls for an end to the $2.13 an hour federal tipped minimum wage.
House Speaker John Boehner announced the Republican-led lawsuit will focus on the Affordable Care Act and the decision to delay the employer mandate.
Suspended from trading for another day, Banco Espirito Santo rushes to quell any concerns regarding its financial stability.
Eileen Ford, the grande dame of the modeling industry, died on Wednesday in Morristown, N.J. She was 92.
A California chemical engineer is sentenced to 15 years in prison and fined $28 million after his rare economic-espionage conviction.
"All I know is that I disassociate from this," the company's former auditor told CNBC.
Stocks sold off on concerns about the global economy, but the real worry for the market is the second-quarter earnings season.
No matter how hard Sam Johnson presses down on the spider, the creature known as Sparratus stays together. It was not always so.
CNBC looks at how culture, the environment and health has changed since its first broadcast in 1989.
A lower unemployment rate doesn't mean all jobs are getting filled. A new survey reports many businesses are having difficulty finding workers.
Darden Restaurants Inc, the parent of Olive Garden and Red Lobster, won the dismissal of a New York lawsuit accusing it of illegally adding an automatic 18 percent tip to diners' bills and failing to list beverage prices on its menus.
The percentage of people in the U.S. who lack health insurance has fallen to a six-year low of 13.4 percent, according to a Gallup poll.
Are overseas financial woes, again, a problem for your portfolio?
Georgia police are reconsidering a 2013 heroin overdose death of a man connected to the woman charged in the death of a Google executive.
Fed vice chair Stanley Fischer said it is unclear that breaking up the largest U.S. banks would help stabilize the country's financial system.
While Q2 has been a time of slump for companies like GameStop and Lam Research, some appear on the edge of redemption. USAT reports.