President Obama this week will direct the Labor Department to revamp its regulations to require overtime pay for millions of workers.
Singapore has joined a club of countries experiencing extreme weather. A prolonged dry spell in the city-state is also being accompanied by a haze.
China’s first corporate debt default in at least 17 years has sparked fear that China’s ‘Lehman’s moment’ is fast approaching.
The search for missing a Malaysia Airlines plane entered day five on Wednesday, with focus on reports that the jet may have deviated from its course.
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Bitcoin users now have a new payment option at Lord & Taylor, thanks to a partnership between the retailer and shopping app Pounce.
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Asian stocks overcame an uninspiring handover the U.S. to trade higher on Tuesday after posting steep declines in the previous session.
Gold, up 10 percent already this year, is likely to move higher as investors seek safety, ahead of Sunday's referendum in Crimea.
Malaysia airlines flight MH370 probably crashed in the southern Indian Ocean, authorities said. Here's a timeline of the latest developments.
Wary financial markets are watching the decline in copper, to see if the red metal is acting as a fire alarm for the global economy.
The leaders of the Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday announced an agreement on legislation to wind down government-owned mortgage financiers Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, jump-starting a long-standing debate that could still take years to resolve.
Target has been sued by Swatch, which accused the second-largest U.S. discount retailer of illegally selling watches that copy its own.
A "dark web" industry that services cybercriminals helped fueled the attacks that led to Target's massive data breach, McAfee Labs told CNBC.
President Vladimir Putin rebuffed a warning from Barack Obama over Moscow's military intervention in Crimea, saying that Russia could not ignore calls for help from ethnic Russians in Ukraine.
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The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission voted Tuesday to ban the direct sale of automobiles in New Jersey, forcing electric-car maker Tesla to use dealers instead.
The head of the Senate Intelligence Committee said the CIA searched the panel's computers and that the search may have violated the Constitution.
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