Global equity markets slumped Thursday amid concerns over U.S. economic growth and weaker-than-expected data from China and the euro zone.
The selloff in world markets Thursday because of concern over banks in Portugal is "relatively serious," trader Jim Iuorio says.
New U.S. claims for unemployment benefits fell last week to one of its lowest levels since before the 2007-09 recession.
Data from a study of Sarepta Therapeutics' experimental drug for Duchenne muscular dystrophy suggest it helped slow declines in walking ability for almost three years.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
A surge of Republican pressure is bringing the Fed's long-held independence into question again.
If you're looking for signs of a tech bubble, you don't have to do much searching these days.
Why do some tech start-ups, like Airbnb and Uber, disrupt their industries while others stumble? Four reasons, says an online CEO.
Costco Wholesale reported a 6 percent rise in June same-store sales that beat analysts' estimates, helped by higher fuel prices.
People who long had the toughest time affording health insurance—young adults, Latinos and the poor—have seen big drops in their uninsured rates.
IBM announced it will invest $3 billion in chip research and development in hopes of finding a game-changing breakthrough.
Harley is recalling 66,421 Touring and CVO Touring motorcycles from the 2014 model year. The USA Today reports.
Women, more likely to end up widowed, must contend with how to manage a portfolio for one. Interference from the grave can get in the way.
Poverty-stricken, traffic-clogged and crime-ridden aren't characteristics you would typically associate with costly cities.
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Family Dollar's earnings fell by a third as the company resorted to discounts to clear inventory and competition intensified.
Markets took some reassurance from the Fed's meeting minutes that while its bond buying is ending, the Fed will move slowly to raise interest rates.
In his quest to fend off a hostile takeover attempt, has Allergan CEO David Pyott got something powerful up his sleeve?
Not just Google's Larry Page but everyday millionaires, who you'd guess would preach the religion of long hours, think our workweek should be shorter.
The BoE left interest rates and its asset purchase target unchanged amid concerns that a strong sterling is choking off an economic recovery.