President Obama warned Congress on Monday that it must raise the debt ceiling or risk a "self-inflicted wound on the economy."
Platinum is set to reach parity with gold after rallies in recent weeks sent the metal's discount to gold to its narrowest in nine months, but it may be too early to declare platinum's comeback since economic recovery remains weak, especially in Europe.
The Asia-Pacific region is home to the world's freest economies, according to an index published on Thursday as Western economies grapple with too much government involvement.
Mexico's Los Zetas drug cartel has entered Mexico’s Coahuila region and has swiftly brought every aspect of commerce, politics, and business under its control in less than three years. But the expansion was not undertaken to increase its drug trafficking or prostitution operations. It was so the cartel could enter the business of coal mining.
A new trading platform uses social media to help retail investors look for trading signals.
Elio Motors plans to roll out a two-seater car that gets 84 miles per gallon in 2014.
Apple has cut orders for LCD screens and other parts for the iPhone 5 this quarter due to weak demand, the Nikkei reported.
The trouble, according to Joe Mariano, president of the Direct Selling Association, that "there are a lot of pyramid schemes that like to disguise themselves as legitimate direct-selling companies."
Whipsawed by monetary policy expectations and the U.S.'s struggle to rein in the federal deficit, gold's fundamentals could push the market to even higher peaks.
In a letter to Congress, Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner warned the US will hit the debt ceiling in February or March and urged Congress to act quickly.
Dell is in talks with private equity firms on a potential buyout, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.
Home prices, which rose more than seven percent last year, will rise 6 percent in 2013, market researcher CoreLogic predicts in a report on Monday.
A preview of new out-of-pocket costs and newfangled ways you'll be getting your medicine as employers get ready for Obamacare to start in earnest.
Paychecks across the country have shrunk over the last week due to higher federal tax rates, and workers are already cutting back on spending, which will drag on the economy this year.
Have you heard the one about the penguin in the sombrero? Here are 25 of the most outrageous interview questions!
If mom-and-pop investors are always the last ones to the stock party, it may be time to call a cab.
Riding a wave of new tax revenue, California Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday proposed a state spending plan that eliminates the deficit and provides $6.3 billion more in spending than the previous year.
A fiscal-cliff driven sales boom in Malibu has made the California beach retreat the nation's likely leader for homes worth $10 million-plus.
Facebook will show off something new next week, but it's being mysterious about what exactly it plans to unveil.
American Express announced that it will eliminate 5,400 jobs and take a $400 million restructuring charge in the fourth quarter.