Former Sen. Alan Simpson has a dire prediction when it comes to the national debt.
The U.S. economy created fewer private sector jobs in Feburary, ADP reported on Wednesday, as pervasive cold weather restrained hiring.
The euro zone's private sector logged its busiest month in over 2 and a half years in February, outstripping earlier estimates.
The era of record low interest rates in the U.K. has helped salvage the country's economy - but also created further problems.
The rare coin expert who is helping a Calif. couple sell $10 million in gold pieces they dug up said that there is no way it came from a 1900 heist.
A San Diego firm launching a fund this week will offer investors access to insurance should their bitcoins suddenly disappear.
As the IMF warns of the risks of low inflation and calls on the ECB to act - here's a look at the options open to the central bank.
Standard Chartered reported disappointing profits of $6.95 billion for 2013 Wednesday, ending a decade of annual profit growth.
Demand for physical gold out of China and other emerging markets has become the key driver of bullion prices, according to HSBC.
To be sure, regulation isn't cheap for the industry ... but the price of a fair and efficient marketplace is well worth paying, says the head of a high-frequency trading outfit.
Warren Buffett was featured in a marathon live appearance on CNBC's "Squawk Box" on Monday. This is an unofficial transcript of all three hours.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has been nominated for the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize - but the conflict in Ukraine is also likely to be on the Nobel committee's agenda.
IT disasters like cyberattacks and telecommunications outages are global business mangers’ greatest concerns, said a survey published on Wednesday.
Expecting another Puerto Rico to happen? Don't. Its pile of debt is roughly 10 times the average level, per capita, than for troubled states.
India's mammoth parliamentary election will start on April 7, authorities announced on Wednesday.
Refining company Valero Energy is now seeking to export Canadian crude to its refinery in the UK.
A rare bond default warning from a Chinese firm unsettled markets in Shanghai on Wednesday, but should be seen as a positive sign, analysts say.
Russia said it could not order "self-defense" forces in Ukraine's Crimea region back to their bases ahead of crucial ministerial talks in Paris.
China has set its gross domestic product (GDP) growth target for 2014 at 7.5 percent, the same as for 2013, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said.
Oregon's crippled Obamacare exchange is making moves that could remove primary vendor Oracle from future work.