As the Santa rally lifts stocks higher, Wall Street's expectations for 2015 gains have gotten slimmer.
Survivors and relatives of victims gather on Friday to mark the 10th anniversary of Asia's 2004 tsunami that still leaves a mark in Asia.
Some investors this holiday season have been busily building what some say could be the biggest short position ever in Treasury futures.
Washington state's minimum wage will rise to the highest in the nation on Jan. 1.
After a long, dismal stretch last winter that sent it in reverse, the U.S. economy bounced back sharply in 2014.
Samsung Electronics is planning a new product launch next year based on its own operating system as it tries to free itself from Android.
A rocket hit a tank at the eastern Libyan oil port Es Sider, officials said on Thursday.
Oil futures plunged on a surge in supplies of U.S. oil and a record level of gasoline.
Despite market volatility, CNBC anchors are optimistic that employment growth will be very robust in the months ahead.
Small capitalization stocks are primed for a 'January Effect' tailwind that may help them post big gains versus their large cap peers next year.
Holiday tips can be confusing. Who to tip, and how much to give.
PlayStation and Xbox were partially inaccessible to users, as frustrated gift recipients discovered they were unable to connect.
Many midnight showings of "The Interview" sold out in independent movie theaters, in a show of support for freedom of speech.
"The Interview" may be coming soon to a theater near you after all.
Aston Martin has recalled 7,256 vehicles due to faulty electronic modules in their front seat heaters.
Climate scientists now wonder whether 2015 will be the year nations finally take significant steps to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
From retail to restaurants, "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer is naming his top buys in the wake of the Dow hitting 18K.
Fast Money trader Karen Finerman reveals 5 of the stupidest things she heard on Wall Street over the last year.
Economic crisis in Russia could shake the ties between Putin and the Russian oligarchs believed to be part of his inner circle. Global Post reports.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has scrapped New Year's holidays for government ministers because of the unfolding economic crisis.