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U.S. business investment spending plans fell for a sixth straight month in February, likely weighed down by a strong dollar and weak global demand.
Chicago Federal Reserve President Charles Evans said the dollar's recent appreciation would weigh on inflation by lowering import prices.
Hong Kong's perennial housing problems may finally be tamed as the government pursues its first long-term strategic plan since 1998, said Hong Kong's chief executive.
Potentially weak first-quarter GDP and earnings could send U.S. stocks 5-to-10 percent lower in the coming months, an expert said.
New single-family home sales spiked to their highest level since 2008 despite harsh winter weather, in a hopeful sign for the housing market.
Growth in the U.S. manufacturing sector edged higher in March, with factory activity showing the best gain since October.
A defined benefit pension once provided an ironclad promise of a secure income in retirement. Not anymore.
U.S. consumer prices rebounded in February as gasoline prices rose for the first time since June, and there were also signs of an uptick in inflation.
The Fed policymaker said zero percent rates were no longing appropriate and that a rate hike in the "summer" would still leave policy extremely accommodative.
Saying goodbye is one of the hardest things in life. Especially when it is to a friend who has brought you joy, peace of mind and ... profits.
China's factory activity surprisingly shrank in March as new orders crumbled, a private survey showed on Tuesday, data that could usher in more stimulus measures from the government.
The gas price drop encouraged Americans to drive at near-record levels in 2014. Motorists traveled 3.02 trillion miles, 1.7 percent more than in 2013.
National Football League teams voted to suspend the league's long-standing TV blackout policy for the upcoming season.
Greece's firebrand far-left leader struck a consolatory note on Monday, saying it was wrong to blame foreigners for the country's problems.
Franchise owners broadly have been slow to adopt tech, but a few businesses are paving the way with innovative strategies, Entrepreneur reports.
Federal funds rate will likely increase before the end of this year, but the Federal Reserve has "no plans" to hike regular rates, according to Fed's Fischer.
The buzz about another possible bailout of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac doesn't make any sense, says Dick Bove. Here's why.
U.S. home resales rebounded less than expected in February as a persistent shortage of properties on the market pushed up prices.
The Federal Reserve is trying too hard to create the perfect environment for raising interest rates, BlackRock's Peter Fisher tells CNBC.
Sen. Ted Cruz is making several statements at once by firing the opening salvo of the 2016 Republican presidential race.