The world's "unbanked" population shrank by 20 percent to 2 billion adults between 2011 and 2014 as 700 million gained access to financial services.
California has the most people and the biggest farm economy, but an epic drought is turning the two against each other.
Communities in the Golden State are expanding water recycling programs, and support for “toilet to tap” programs is growing.
Obamacare scared some companies, but their CEOs have been pleasantly surprised with how insurance prices have actually risen since 2011.
Pre-orders opened for the much-hyped Apple Watch on Friday. So what should investors watch amid all the hype?
Dr. Ron Paul discusses why the next financial crisis could be on the horizon.
U.S. stocks closed higher as oil hit highs for the year and investors continued to digest financial earnings and economic reports.
Too big to fail banks, instead of getting smaller, are pretty much taking over the financial universe.
WTI closed up 32 cents after a tribal group made up of former Al Qaeda militants took control of a major oil terminal in Yemen.
Even McDonald's franchisees are not 'lovin' it, according to a new survey from Janney Capital Markets.
The FDA has issued a warning that Kind Bars are misleading consumers by using the word "healthy" on their product labels.
The protester jumped up on the table in front of Draghi, wearing a shirt calling for the end of the "ECB dick-tatorship."
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Bad decisions can undermine a lifetime's worth of financial planning. Here's a look at five of the worst mistakes retirees often make.
Demand for oil will be higher this year than previously thought, according to new forecasts from the International Energy Agency.
“Mad Money” host Jim Cramer’s revealing an undervalued play that may surprise you.
As the European Commission files antitrust charges against Google, analysts warned that such a move could be a big mistake.
China's economy grew at its slowest pace since the global financial crisis in the first quarter, official data showed on Wednesday, building the case for further stimulus from policymakers.
Russia took advantage of thawing relations with Iran to resurrect its delivery of defensive weapon systems to the Middle Eastern nation.
Finland's Nokia will tie the knot with Alcatel-Lucent in an all-stock deal that values the French telecom company at 15.6 billion euros ($16.6 billion), the companies said on Wednesday.