Russian President Vladimir Putin has been nominated for the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize - but the conflict in Ukraine is also likely to be on the Nobel committee's agenda.
IT disasters like cyberattacks and telecommunications outages are global business mangers’ greatest concerns, said a survey published on Wednesday.
Expecting another Puerto Rico to happen? Don't. Its pile of debt is roughly 10 times the average level, per capita, than for troubled states.
India's mammoth parliamentary election will start on April 7, authorities announced on Wednesday.
Refining company Valero Energy is now seeking to export Canadian crude to its refinery in the UK.
A rare bond default warning from a Chinese firm unsettled markets in Shanghai on Wednesday, but should be seen as a positive sign, analysts say.
Russia said it could not order "self-defense" forces in Ukraine's Crimea region back to their bases ahead of crucial ministerial talks in Paris.
China has set its gross domestic product (GDP) growth target for 2014 at 7.5 percent, the same as for 2013, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said.
Oregon's crippled Obamacare exchange is making moves that could remove primary vendor Oracle from future work.
Gold settled a bit on Wednesday after weak U.S. data cast doubts over the pace of the economic recovery.
Look for 100 percent increase in shares of financial institutions across the board, banking analyst Dick Bove said.
Ellen Degeneres' viral selfie during this year's Oscars not only broke a Twitter record—it's led to a massive donation by Samsung.
As RadioShack announced Tuesday that it would shutter 1,100 stores, "Shark Tank" investor Kevin O'Leary turned his sights on the struggling retailer.
Although risky and still unregulated, the digital currency has value. But how do you make money?
By delaying your social security distribution, you can increase your yearly distribution by 8%.
As immigration reform bogs down, a former ambassador argues there is at least one area where both sides should be able to come together for some meaningful, near-term action.
RadioShack said it will close up to 1,100 U.S. stores after a huge drop in sales during the holidays.
Facebook will buy drone maker Titan Aerospace for about $60 million, a source familiar with the situation told CNBC on Tuesday.
Just a week after one of bitcoin's major exchanges, Mt.Gox, went offline, a bitcoin bank was forced to close after a hack attack.
Some analysts believe sluggish home sales are because of seasonal adjustments that are distorted by other factors than the weather.