A CNBC Fed Survey finds that market participants expect the coming rate hike cycle to end in the fourth quarter of 2017, at 3.16 percent.
More trouble in the Ukraine led to more applications for U.S. mortgage refinances last week; it is all about interest rates.
The Islamic State (ISIS) claims to have beheaded American journalist James Foley and has threatened the life of another. NBC reports.
European shares closed mostly lower on Wednesday, with investors focused on central bank policy ahead of this week's Jackson Hole symposium.
Former mob boss Michael Franzese thinks investors should avoid the U.S. stock market, but should you take his investment advice?
The premium cable channel is drawing viewers thanks to a Kazakh knockout artist who may become the next hero of boxing.
Russia and Ukraine presidents would meet with top European Union officials in Minsk on August 26 to discuss their confrontation over Ukraine.
Robert Shiller's recent warning on U.S. stocks sent ripples through global markets, but one analyst says he is "dead wrong."
Why Samsung's product strategy gives it a leg up on Apple and Google when it comes to smart home systems.
Innovators are blazing a trail for human travel to the moon, Mars and beyond. Up next: spaceplanes, inflatable space stations and colonies.
An investigation is underway after an armored car services company told the casino it had lost $21,000, according to The Press of Atlantic City.
Selecting a bottle of wine can be intimidating; but learn how to properly read a label, and even a novice has a shot at making a pick like a pro.
Despite the fact that more than a third of U.S. adults are obese, it's been an uphill battle for developers of obesity treatments.
The Islamic State (IS or ISIS) faces increasing rejection from within Iraq and Syria despite its continued expansion, Global Post reports.
Builders amped up the volume in July for single-family homes and multifamily apartments, but the real strength is still in the rental market.
Fancy a penthouse overlooking the Mediterranean Sea with a waterslide that takes you from dance floor to swimming-pool? It'll cost you.
Business owners are shortchanging their personal financial future, reveals the first CNBC/FPA Small Business and Financial Planning Survey.
Stocks, bonds and housing might all be getting too expensive, Yale economist says.
More billionaires have been born in New York City than in any other city in the world, new research has revealed.
China—a low-cost maker of goods—is falling behind in the manufacturing race as wages and energy costs soar.