West Texas Intermediate fell below $44 after data showed additions to already record-high U.S. oil inventories.
Alibaba's stock plunges after the Chinese e-commerce giant reported quarterly revenue that fell short of expectations.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits plunged, adding to bullish signals on the labor market.
A 24-hour White Castle location in Las Vegas had to close for more than two hours to restock after its grand opening.
We have our work cut out for us if we want to build a real economy, billionaire Jeff Greene said.
The key takeaway from Samsung's latest earnings report is the need for something "radical" to turn around its fortunes, say analysts.
Companies making headlines after the bell Wednesday:
European equities closed mixed on Thursday, with a sharp decline in Shell shares hitting the U.K.'s FTSE 100 index.
In his first act as PM, Alexis Tsipras visited the war memorial where 200 Greek resistance fighters were slaughtered by the Nazis in 1944.
Singapore's casinos haven't lived up to the hype, but Marina Bay Sands results suggest those writing off growth may need to write it back in.
Retirement savers achieved record balances in their 401(k) balances in 2014. The biggest winners were those who became millionaires.
The heads of research at several large drugmakers have received mysterious invitations to the White House for a meeting Friday morning.
Tuition assistance, cellphone discounts, cheaper auto insurance—all common work perks that you probably aren't (but should) take advantage of.
The FCC vowed to crack down on businesses that force customers to use their Wi-Fi service. Should consumers ever use a hotel or coffee shop's Wi-Fi?
From zero to 60 miles per hour in just over three seconds. What could possibly go wrong?
After a tumultuous year at McDonald's, CEO Don Thompson is retiring. Chief Brand Officer Steve Easterbrook will take the helm.
Mobile daily active users came in at 745 million on average for December 2014, up 34% year-over-year.
Stocks declined on Wednesday, a day after the S&P 500 took its biggest hit in more than three weeks.
Apple's blowout first quarter earnings may just be the beginning of a big year, analysts tell CNBC.
A former advertiser is pursuing an acquisition of SkyMall, just days after the in-flight catalog filed for bankruptcy protection.