As the population ages, younger baby boomers are starting small enterprises in such fields as massage therapy, senior fitness training and nutrition. The NYT reports.
Two buildings collapsed in NYC Wednesday after a gas leak explosion that rattled surrounding buildings and shattered windows, killing two and injuring more than 20.
The use of GPS trackers on the elderly - especially those with dementia - looks set to boom, and could even save the state money.
A new study shows the average household in 24 of America's 25 largest metropolitan areas cannot afford to pay for the average priced new car or truck.
The decline in President Obama's popularity has heightened the vulnerability of his fellow Democrats in this fall's congressional elections.
Germany should have left the euro zone to relieve pressure on its indebted counterparts, according to billionaire investor George Soros.
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.
The investigation into the disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines plane, has presented some twists and turns. Here's a timeline of the announcements.
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.