Hollywood, politicians, techies and others react to Sony's 'unprecedented' decision to cancel next week's release of the controversial film "The Interview".
The market may have rallied, but "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer thinks that’s just the beginning of Yellen’s impact.
The Fed may have helped prime the stock market for a Santa rally, if oil remains calm and there are no new flare-ups in overseas markets.
Russian President Vladimir Putin blamed "external factors" for its economic crisis Thursday, but failed to reassure investors.
European shares closed sharply higher on Thursday with global sentiment boosted after the Federal Reserve said it had confidence in the economy.
The Swiss National Bank said it would introduce a negative exchange rate of -0.25 percent on sight deposit account balances at the central bank.
If Russia doesn't do this one thing (and soon), it will be like 1998 — but worse, says Wolfgang Koester.
Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson has closed a $78 million deal with FRIGO Revolution Wear to promote men's underwear.
The idyllic islands of the Maldives are receiving a lot of attention from wealthy real-estate entrepreneurs, property investment firms told CNBC.
The former head of health-care investment banking, already on voluntary leave because of a nasty divorce proceeding, has resigned to focus on family.
A truck from a small town plumbing company has somehow made its way from Texas City to the Middle East, where it's apparently being used by terrorists.
Police departments are increasingly turning to body cameras to build trust and provide accountability for officers. But does it work?
In a rare move for a CEO, Starbucks is discussing a touchy subject with employees: racial tension in America.
Some observers say a less acrimonious future between the United States and Iran makes economic sense.
The mounting cost of legal education may be a key factor that's driving down the rate of law school enrollment, reports the New York Times.
It’s been a wild ride, but Jim Cramer thinks that things could still look bright for this energy-related stock.
All-electric cars powered by coal electricity are potentially less Eco-friendly than their gas-powered counterparts.
A $1.3 billion study that was supposed to track the health of 100,000 kids has been shut down.
Nut rage imploded the career of a Korean Air Lines exec. Now South Korean retailers are experiencing the upside: a boom in sales of macadamias.
US officials believe the individuals behind it were acting on orders from the North Koreans