A massive rate hike from Turkey is a decisive step to shore up a weak currency, but by no means marks the start of the end of emerging-market woes.
A higher minimum wage, immigration reform and public-private partnerships to boost job growth. President Obama's Tuesday's State of the Union address to Congress was little changed from last year's speech.
Yahoo posted earnings that exceeded Wall Street expectations, while sales were in line. But shares took a sharp turn lower in extended-hours trading following the company's first-quarter outlook.
Bitcoin could be as "big as the Internet" in reshaping the world and spurring economic growth, said Fred Wilson of Union Square Ventures.
Turkey's central bank raised its overnight lending rate to 12 percent from 7.75 percent, in a strong move to defend the country's embattled currency.
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Despite signs that the U.S. economy is gaining traction, Stephen Roach, ex-chairman of Morgan Stanley, says the recovery appears to be a "false dawn."
Billionaire hedge fund manager Paul Singer feels for the poor but thinks increasing minimum wages is a terrible idea.
Turkey has slipped alarmingly quickly from emerging market darling to market danger zone, and there seems to be no halting the investor exodus.
UNC and Williams College top the Princeton Review's list of public and private colleges with generous financial aid.
U.S. home prices fell slightly in November as colder weather slowed buying, but prices surged for much of 2013.
After Apple's disappointing outlook and iPhone sales, a debate is heating up over where the consumer electronics giant's share price is headed.
Orders for long-lasting U.S. manufactured goods unexpectedly plunged in December, which could cast a shadow on the economic outlook.
Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich accepted the resignation of Prime Minister Mykola Azarov and his government on Tuesday.
Along with its economy, France's real estate market has suffered through 2013. And nowhere has felt the pain more -- in both the residential and commercial markets -- than Paris.
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Turkey's central bank appears set to use its emergency meeting to hike rates and defend the lira, but it isn't clear other emerging markets will follow suit.
Tension is rising between long-term rivals Iran and Saudi Arabia in what commentators are likening to a "Cold War" scenario.