Google has quietly acquired seven technology companies in an effort to create a new generation of robots, The New York Times reports.
M&A activity looks to pick up. Debt markets should expand. Clients may stop nagging about fees. What's not to like?
Too much food and drink—and even decorating the tree—will send thousands to the country's emergency rooms during the festive season.
The holiday season can make or break a business - we take a look at a butcher and bookshop preparing themselves for the Christmas crush.
Amazon and Google talk up drones and robots; low-wage fast food workers complain about wages. The solution: technology to replace humans making fries.
Age discrimination claims are on the rise as members of the post-World War II baby boom enter their 60s, The New York Times reports.
Singapore real estate is in danger of losing some of its shine, as the market had slipped four places in 2014, down from third place this year.
Once again this year, gift cards are the most-requested present. Here are seven simple ways to get more for your gift-card dollars.
In spite of see-sawing following Friday's non-farms report, gold looks poised for its first annual fall in 14 years, with bullion prices down 26 percent since the start of 2013.
Campbell Soup apologized Saturday for a tweet by its SpaghettiOs brand that marked the anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attacks with a picture of its smiling mascot jauntily holding an American flag.
The world's most valuable jewelry retailer Chow Tai Fook is on a quest to conquer the hearts of China's future big spenders.
The precipitating fallout from being downgraded may actually help bolster Greek equity prices, says Nick Skrekas.
Federal authorities have obtained confidential documents that shed new light on JPMorgan Chase's decision to hire the children of China's ruling elite. The New York Times reports.
2013 was a year to forget for many hedge funds. What lies ahead? Look out for more advertisers, short sellers and mutual funds. CNBC's Lawrence Delevingne shares his predictions.
The U.K. government is to introduce a new levy on foreign homebuyers, raising concerns that this could put the brakes on London's property market.
Basically, the bra contains sensors that track heart and skin activity to indicate levels of stress.
From unique pop-up stores to online marketplaces, shoppers this holiday season have more choices when it comes to seeking "Made in USA" goods.
With the holiday-shopping countdown on, see a list of 10 cool gift ideas—from men's suit jackets to hand-forged copper bowls. And all American-made.
McKinsey believes massive sums of capital will be needed to keep up with the world's development.
All Carl Icahn wants is for Apple to spend $50 billion to buy back shares. Instead, Apple blew $200 million this week on the social media bubble.