• A slew of big banks, including JPMorgan Chase& Co and Bank of America Corp, is due to report first-quarter earnings next week, providing an expected bright spot in an otherwise gloomy quarter. Investors will also be watching other firms, such as Netflix Inc, General Electric Co and Schlumberger NV, to see if corporate America more broadly outperforms the negative...

  • Senate plan for early retirement includes caps Friday, 10 Apr 2015 | 2:29 PM ET

    BOSTON— A Senate panel on Friday proposed excluding from Gov. The committee's version— expected to go before the full Senate next week— reflects concerns that the early retirement incentives could prompt so many experienced executive branch workers to leave state government that some agencies would no longer be able to function effectively.

  • The luxury versions of Apple Watch, known as Edition, have price tags ranging from $10,000 to $17,000. Watch cases are made with 18- karat gold alloys, and some of the pricier models have special band options unavailable with other models. In the U.S., 21 stores will make them available for try-ons, including three in New York City.

  • NEW YORK— It's hard to stick to fitness goals on a business trip. Jet lag, dining out and packed schedules can disrupt diets, sleep and exercise routines. For $5, guests can borrow shorts, a T-shirt and New Balance shoes, plus a pair of socks to keep.

  • Charles Schumer rode the "R'' train from Brooklyn to City Hall on Thursday morning, chatting with straphangers, handing out leaflets and, at times, adopting Boston accents as they called for the public to pressure Congress to increase federal transportation funding. The two men, both Democrats, urged Congress to replenish the federal highway trust fund, which is...

  • Pittsburgh's bike sharing system to launch next month Thursday, 9 Apr 2015 | 8:14 AM ET

    There will also be options for unlimited 30- minute rides for $12 for per month and unlimited hour-long rides for $20 per month. Pittsburgh Bike Share is being funded through a $1.9 million Federal Highway Administration grant and sponsorship from local companies and organizations. Bike-sharing operations have popped up in other cities, including New York...

  • Tsarnaev guilty on all 30 counts   Wednesday, 8 Apr 2015 | 2:53 PM ET
    Tsarnaev guilty on all 30 counts

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen reports the latest on the Boston Marathon bombing case verdict.

  • Death penalty too good for Tsarnaev: Shapiro   Wednesday, 8 Apr 2015 | 2:28 PM ET
    Death penalty is too good for Tsarnaev: Attorney

    Analyzing the Boston Marathon bombing case verdict with Attorney Robert Shapiro and Harvard Law professor Alan Dershowitz. Shapiro says "if anyone deserves the death penalty, it's this guy."

  • 6 baseball tickets that cost more than the Yankees' Wednesday, 8 Apr 2015 | 2:19 PM ET
    Anthony Rizzo of the Chicago Cubs

    Baseball ticket prices are more expensive than ever, and you may be surprised at which teams tickets go for top dollar.

  • Tsarnaev guilty on first 4 charges   Wednesday, 8 Apr 2015 | 2:14 PM ET
    Tsarnaev guilty on first 4 charges

    Analyzing the Boston Marathon bombing case verdict with Harvard Law School professor Alan Dershowitz and CNBC's Scott Wapner.

  • Boston bomber guilty on Count   Wednesday, 8 Apr 2015 | 2:10 PM ET
    Boston bomber guilty on Count 1

    Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was found guilty on Count 1 of use of a weapon of mass destruction resulting in death, reports CNBC's Scott Wapner. Count 1 is a death penalty charge.

  • Days following Boston bombing   Wednesday, 8 Apr 2015 | 1:56 PM ET
    Days following Boston bombing

    CNBC's Scott Cohn remembers the terror following the Boston Marathon bombing. The verdict in the case has been reached and will be announced shortly.

  • Boston Marathon bombing verdict reached   Wednesday, 8 Apr 2015 | 1:27 PM ET
    Boston Marathon bombing verdict reached

    Insight to why the Boston Marathon bombing case was tried in federal court versus a Massachusetts court, with Harvard Law School professor Alan Dershowitz.

  • Tsarnaev verdict reached   Wednesday, 8 Apr 2015 | 1:27 PM ET
    Tsarnaev verdict reached

    A verdict has been reached in the trial of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, reports CNBC's Tyler Mathisen.

  • YOUR MONEY-How much is your hotel loyalty worth? Wednesday, 8 Apr 2015 | 8:00 AM ET

    In about 20 years of traveling, he has stayed 1,079 nights in Marriott International Inc hotels, where he expects- and receives- a certain level of service, says the 51- year-old sales manager for Oregon- based Tec Laboratories. Hilton and Marriott have by far the most popular hotel loyalty programs, according to a 2014 study by MMGY Global, and Wyndham unveiled a...

  • Charlie Baker called Wednesday for a financial control board to oversee the Boston- area transit system following release of a scathing report that said the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority was in severe financial distress, with ineffective management and no viable maintenance plan for vehicles and equipment. "There is a pervasive...

  • PLANO, Texas— Liberty Mutual Insurance expects to have 5,000 employees working at its new campus in the Dallas suburb of Plano by the end of 2017.. The nation's third-largest insurer told employees Tuesday about the new campus, the Dallas Morning News reported. Liberty Mutual vice president John Cusolito said that while the company's headquarters will stay in...

  • CONCORD, N.H.— Supporters of casino gambling are asking skeptical colleagues in the House of Representatives to consider the revenue that would come from a proposed bill to approve two casinos after a grueling House budget process that struggled to find new sources of cash. Katherine Rogers, a member of the House Finance Committee who supports the casino...

  • LAS VEGAS— An advisory firm has recommended shareholders show their dissatisfaction with the state of affairs at Wynn Resorts in an upcoming election of board members. Elaine Wynn, who co-founded the casino operator with her ex-husband, company CEO Steve Wynn, is in a battle for re-election to the board. The proxy advisory firm said it has "significant concerns"...

  • NEW YORK, April 6- U.S. stocks rose on Monday after a weaker-than-expected jobs report drove expectations that the Federal Reserve will postpone its first interest rate increase in nearly a decade. In currency markets, the U.S. dollar index moved between a decline of 0.2 percent and a rise of 0.7 percent, and Wall Street equities came off their highs as the dollar...