The U.K. is being turned into a nation of thieves by the increasing number of self-service checkouts, a new survey indicates.
With the exception of Wall Street's biggest banks, the financial sector appears to be getting ready to add workers to payrolls.
Amazon posted quarterly results that fell short of expectations and said it may increase the cost of its popular Amazon Prime subscription by $20 to $40.
The consequences of a bad tax return are much more serious than a bad haircut. So why does every state regulate hair dressers but only four regulate tax preparers?
Analysts are worried the Hungarian forint could be the next emerging markets currency to take a dive, like the Argentinian peso.
Along with Facebook shares, Mark Zuckerberg's wealth has shot up to $29.7 billion, begging the question: Is he the richest 20-something ever?
Seven homes are competing in CNBC's Super Bowl of million-dollar homes. And the champion is ...
The 2013 calendar year may be over, but opportunities to lower last year’s tax liability are not. Troll for overlooked deductions and tax credits.
Signed contracts to buy existing homes dropped 8.7 percent in December as abnormally cold weather hit much of the US, according to a new report.
The number of new claims for unemployment rose more than expected last week, as fourth quarter growth also fell short of expectations.
Premiums for health plans sold on Obamacare exchanges are about the same or cheaper than premiums for employer-offered plans, a study finds.
The January stock barometer has been right in 62 of the last 85 years.
Banks have begun selling bonds backed by foreclosed homes turned into rentals in the U.S., bringing calls for Congress to look into the deals.
What happens in emerging markets mostly stays in emerging markets and the developed world isn't likely to be infected, Goldman Sachs said.
A Japanese lingerie brand has produced a bra designed to stop women from being too 'hasty' in their romantic liaisons and to deter unwanted suitors.
Extreme weather poses one of the biggest risks to the global economy, experts warn, with some of world's largest cities in danger of being caught off-guard.
As the year of the horse gets underway, horse racing in Singapore is taking off.
Google is selling Motorola Mobility's smartphone business to Lenovo Group for $2.9 billion.
Facebook reported earnings of 31 cents per share on revenue of $2.59 billion, beating analysts' expectations.
Asia may have grown more modern, but Chinese around the region still turn to local geomancers for advice as the year of the wooden horse gallops in.