PlayStation and Xbox were partially inaccessible to users, as frustrated gift recipients discovered they were unable to connect.
After a long, dismal stretch last winter that sent it in reverse, the U.S. economy bounced back sharply in 2014.
Wal-Mart will begin testing on its new gift card exchange program on Christmas Day.
The Food and Drug Administration approved Novo Nordisk's obesity-treating injectable drug, Saxenda.
Insure.com crunched government stats to match parts of Santa's job to a real-world job title and salary. NBC's TODAY reports.
The NY Fed ordered MF Global to pay $1.21 billion in restitution fees and $100 million penalty, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission.
The fastest growth is not in megacities like Tokyo, but second-tier ones that many Americans have never heard of.
Low inflation and energy prices and relatively flat wages combined to keep prices down for the song's presents. The NYT reports.
Santa tracking: What began as a mistake by Sears has become a competition between two of the technology world's biggest companies.
Eager to prevent another Target style breach, credit card companies are canceling cards and denying purchases during this hectic shopping season.
Stocks have tended to do remarkably well over the year's last five trading sessions.
Yes, jobs. But there's one more key message Democrats need to hit for 2016, says former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm.
Mortgage application volume rose 0.9 percent on a seasonally adjusted week over week basis, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association.
On the last trading session before Christmas, Asian indices largely rose, with the exception of China, as a strong U.S. growth report card revived risk sentiment.
Claims that North Korea has engaged in recent cyber-attacks could see the rogue nation ramp up military aggression next year, Nomura said.
Political unrest kept tourists away from Thailand for much of this year, but a surge in Chinese travelers may signal a recovery ahead, analysts say.
Oil futures plunged on a surge in supplies of U.S. oil and a record level of gasoline.
Some investors this holiday season have been busily building what some say could be the biggest short position ever in Treasury futures.
Facebook must face a lawsuit accusing it of violating its users' privacy by scanning messages they send for advertising purposes.
Sony will release its controversial film "The Interview" online Wednesday, with $5.99 rentals available from a variety of sites.