A security expert says the previous mobile payment app made it easy for hackers to access customers' geological data and password information.
The Supreme Court upheld Monsanto's biotech seed patents on Monday, dealing a blow to organic farmers and critics of the company.
Struggling department store J.C. Penney on Wednesday announced that it will close 33 underperforming stores and slash 2,000 jobs.
How does your state stack up when it comes to millionaire households? A new study crunches the numbers.
The global economy could be in the early stages of massive wealth redistribution, Jim O'Neill told CNBC on Wednesday.
The greatest innovator in the world right now is Google—not Apple, Steve Jobs biographer Walter Isaacson tells CNBC.
The energy boom is upending a lot of old assumptions, and it's as key to U.S. success as the invention of the Internet, Rahm Emanuel tells CNBC.
Bank of America reported an eight-fold jump in fourth-quarter profit, driven by a steep fall in the bank's provisions to cover bad loans.
Converting traditional IRA or 401(k) savings to Roth IRAs burdens people who plan to retire in no-income-tax states with unnecessary state taxes.
Mortgage applications jumped sharply last week, as a weaker-than-expected December employment report sent interest rates lower.
Five years ago today, Twitter saw its defining moment when US Airways Flight 1549 touched down on the frigid waters in the Hudson River
A commentary warning that Singapore is facing an Icelandic-style economic crash has yielded a response from the Monetary Authority of Singapore.
The ECB is set to allow the euro zone's top banks to meet less stringent definitions for bad loans than previously planned.
U.S. business travel spending is expected to increase this year, led by more investment in trips to Western Europe.
China Investment Corp. (CIC), China's sovereign wealth fund, is shifting its focus away from the energy sector towards investments in infrastructure.
The ultra-wealthy are becoming a major force in the world of real estate, acting as a critical source of capital for big-ticket deals.
Lawsuits, fines and regulatory hurdles will continue to hurt the bank's earnings, Dick Bove of Rafferty Capital told CNBC on Tuesday.
Despite the embarrassing problem, Chevrolet's Silverado won Truck of the Year at the Detroit Auto Show.
Global growth is set to accelerate in 2014 as advanced economies turn a corner five years after the global financial crisis, said the World Bank.
A deal to sell iPhones on China Mobile's vast network is a "watershed moment," Apple CEO Tim Cook told CNBC on Wednesday.