Leveraged buyouts for both big and midsize companies are approaching debt levels last experienced in 2007.
The world's three largest ocean carriers are forming an "alliance" on the trade routes connecting the world's three biggest economic centers.
A mysterious barge in San Francisco Bay that's attracting more attention than Google Glass can mean only one thing: Google is preparing for the flood.
Some of the most important data visualizations ever created go way back, well before computers and big data existed: Charts that changed history.
Bulls could keep the upper hand in the coming week, even with increasing warning signs that the market could be getting bubbly.
The internet is not going to save the world, says the Microsoft co-founder,but eradicating disease just might, the FT reports.
Indian consumers' appetite for gold jewelry appears to have eased for Diwali as high gold prices and the sluggish economy dampen demand.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway posted a 29% jump in third-quarter profit, but operating results fell short of analyst forecasts.
The Fed wants reassurance that labor market improvements will last before starting to scale back its bond-buying campaign, a senior Fed official said.
Sales of the Chevy Volt plunged 31.7 percent last month, once again raising questions about demand for the high-profile, extended-range electric vehicle.
A US appellate court ruled in favor of the owners of Freshway Foods, who do not want to provide insurance coverage for contraception.
Now that the government shutdown is over, federal employees are free to return to pressing matters. Like the length of their lunch break.
Facebook has more monthly active users than Twitter and LinkedIn combined. But in the grand scheme of things, does it have what it takes to outlast the smaller social networks?
A young freelancer tells CNBC about her realization that Obamacare will actually increase her health-care costs.
Americans and the media at large have turned against the president and Obamacare.
As problems mount for the president, the signs of Hillary Clinton's early efforts to move away from Barack Obama are subtle but unmistakable.
Retailers facing the shortest holiday season in years are hitting customers with deals and promotions this week, before they have even digested their Halloween candy.
An incident of unknown nature occurred at Los Angeles International Airport, and there were reports that at least some people had been evacuated.
Anyone who ran a company with a balance sheet that looked like the U.S. probably wouldn't have a company anymore.
Obamacare does nothing to link doctors' fees to their performance and reduce health-care costs, the head of the Mayo Clinic told CNBC on Friday.