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Desalination is an expensive option compared to other methods of providing water, but many American habits take more energy than we realize.
Despite forecasts for a below-normal Atlantic hurricane season, many businesses post-Sandy are bracing for the worst.
The bond market has turned into a punching bag for big investors, but strategists don't see yields moving much higher for now.
Americans took a more optimistic outlook on their economic future last year despite only "mild improvements" in their well-being.
All this market volatility means one thing for sure: The market is SCREAMING for a Fed decision, says trader Kenny Polcari.
In CNBC's annual state ranking we used key metrics—from the cost of doing business to the quality of the workforce—to gauge competitiveness.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said conversations between central bankers in the U.S. have shown they understand the need to clearly communicate.
From Caterpillar to tech leader Andreessen Horowitz, a look inside the construction rental start-up that's attracting millions in investment. Bulldozer, anyone?
As taxi medallion values decline, some cab drivers are trying to fight back against ride-hailing start-ups including Uber and Lyft.
It follows dismal initial readings of first-quarter GDP and disappointing May factory surveys from other regional Fed locations.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled against Cisco Systems Inc over a $64 million patent infringement verdict the tech giant is fighting.
New U.S. single-family home sales rose more than expected in April and the median price surged, suggesting the housing market recovery was gaining traction.
U.S. consumers were a little more about the economy in May, according to a report released Tuesday.
U.S. business investment spending plans jumped in April, a hopeful sign for manufacturing activity after a recent long spell of weakness.
The state of Canada's finances is back in focus this week with economists questioning whether it has managed to combat a rise in private debt.
The Fed vice chairman said it was "misleading" to give so much importance to the first interest rate hike.
Pakistan's central bank has cut its benchmark interest rate to 7 percent from 8 percent, a larger-than-expected move aimed at spurring economic growth.
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Saturday his government was on the final stretch of negotiations with its international lenders on a cash-for-reforms deal that would not involve further pension cuts and harsh austerity.
The Bank of England was forced on Friday night to confirm that it was secretly researching the financial impact of a possible decision by Britain to leave the EU, after it mistakenly emailed a journalist with the details.
The co-writer of "Tomorrowland" says Hollywood's fascination with high tech is a reflection of society's uneasy co-existence with technology.