NEW YORK— U.S. stocks are barely higher at midday as investors look ahead to Apple's results later today and a meeting by the Federal Reserve on interest rates. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 32 points, or 0.2 percent, to 18,113 as of 12 p.m. Eastern time Monday. Along with Apple, more than 150 companies in the S&P 500 will report their quarterly results this week,...» Read More
Janet Yellen is seen as a logical candidate to succeed the Federal Reserve chief Ben Bernanke, but critics remain wary of her stance on inflation.
The Federal Reserve announced on Wednesday it intends to circulate new $100 bills beginning in October in an attempt to thwart foreign counterfeiters.
Flight delays from air traffic controller furloughs may seem like the start of the predicted doom of sequestration. But many have already felt the pain of mandated budget cuts.
Spending cuts related to the sequester are causing delays at airports across the country, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.
CNBC's Rick Santelli talks with Anthony Sanders, The Mercatus Center, about likely candidates to run the Federal Housing Finance Agency.
The Boston bombing suspect has been charged with using a weapon of mass destruction, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.
The surviving bombing suspect has been charged, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn, and chilling details of the alleged crime are included in the government's complaint. (2:26)
The effects of sequester cuts are being felt by travelers, as FAA furloughs kick in, reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson.
The self-sustaining building, which generates all its own electricity and collects its own water, could inspire more action to raise awareness about the environment and the need to curb climate change.
The decision as one of the most crucial turning points in a remarkable crowd-sourcing manhunt for the plotters of a bombing that killed three people and wounded more than 170.
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke will miss the annual Jackson Hole monetary policy symposium this year due to a scheduling conflict, skipping the prestigious event for the first time since taking the helm of the central bank in 2006.
The regulator's approval is crucial in returning the jet to service after it was grounded for over three months because of lithium-ion batteries that caught fire.
Twenty-four current and former Internal Revenue Service employees have been charged with stealing government benefits, federal prosecutors said Wednesday.
Deals leak less often than before the financial crisis, but the payoff's better.
Struggling with the burden of student loan debt, young people appear to be shying away from purchasing a home or car, according to a recently released study.
A new surveillance video has emerged of a man seen dropping a bag at the site of the Boston Marathon explosions, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.
Predicting how much the US will collect in in taxes each April is a chancy prospect, thanks to the wealthiest taxpayers.
Authorities scouring the scene—on the ground and on rooftops—were able to gather significant evidence into the Boston Marathon bombing. Here are images of some of what they found.
It's past April 15. If you haven't filed your income tax returns or an extension, it's time for damage control.
Scenes from the Boston Marathon bombing catastrophe, one of the nation's worst attacks since Sept. 11, 2001.