The day of reckoning in Chicago is approaching, putting Democratic Mayor Rahm Emanuel in a difficult position with unions.» Read More
DETROIT-- Auto parts maker Visteon Corp. has named former Dura Automotive CEO Timothy Leuliette as its new chief executive. Leuliette, 62, had been Visteon's interim CEO and chairman since Aug. 10, when Don Stebbins stepped down from the posts.
While the July unemployment figure rose a tenth of a point from June to 8.3 percent, the government says 44 states saw their rates increase.
Retail gasoline prices in the U.S. Midwest were as much as 50 cents higher than in the rest of the country this week, and a number of contributing factors are to blame.
CNBC presents a list of 10 foreign-owned brands, businesses and landmarks that are perceived by the public to be as American as it gets.
Ranked in order from the least expensive to the most expensive mansion, here are the priciest homes in the 10 biggest cities in the U.S.
With many cities now preoccupied with other crushing costs — pension obligations, retiree health care, accumulated unpaid bills — a sudden call to honor a long-forgotten bond guarantee can be a bolt from the blue, precipitating a crisis. The New York Times reports.
As the world gets more crowded and landfills fill up more of the land, people are looking for ways to build homes using fewer raw materials and more repurposed old materials.
CNBC's Brian Shactman reports on the "M@dison Building" in Detroit, which houses 25 start-up, technology and venture capitalist companies.
CNBC's Brian Shactman explains how technology businesses are helping Detroit's economy.
U.S. exports are almost certain to hit a record high in 2012, remaining one of the anchors of the nation’s economic recovery. See the list of busiest land, water, and air trade hubs.
TripAdvisor looked at the busiest U.S. airports and user-generated reviews to see which ones were rated the best by the general flying public.
CNBC.com ranked the ten places in the U.S. that showed the most job growth between February 2011 and February 2012. Read ahead to see which cities topped our list.
Three states are voting in the GOP primary today. CNBC's John Harwood explains why Wisconsin is critical to the overall outcome.
This collection features the habitations of performers from rock to pop and beyond. We’ve got two glamorous homes associated with 'American Idol,' and two not-to-be-believed properties in New York.
If you’re a professional athlete, injuries are almost guaranteed. However, sometimes the off-field injuries are so bizarre they become noteworthy.
There's a new zombie in town — sun-eye zombies, and they're a brain-eating byproduct of solar flares. Would you know how to survive them? That's the question you'll be asked in "Surviving the Coming Zombie Apocalypse," an online college course that uses a zombie apocalypse to examine human behavior amid catastrophe.
The real estate website Trulia recently released its Winter 2012 Metro Movers report. What follows are 10 desirable neighborhoods that tend to fly under the radar in their major American cities.
Is President Obama's theme of seeing an American comeback overly optimistic? Keith Boykin, fmr. Clinton White House aide, and Ann Coulter, syndicated columnist, debate the issues.
Robert Costa, National Review, reports on Mitt Romney's comeback in Michigan and swept in Arizona. Did he win by touting his supply-side tax and economic growth plan, or did Rick Santorum's strategy backfire? James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute; Chris Chocola, Club for Growth, and Tim Pawlenty, (R) fmr Minnesota Governor, discuss.
Debating whether Mitt Romney is in danger of losing his home state and conceding a fourth consecutive defeat to Rick Santorum, with Phil Musser, fmr Romney 2008 campaign advisor; Ed Rogers, BGR Group chairman; and Tony Perkins, Family Research Council president.