Starbucks has launched a petition drive in hopes of hastening an end to the federal government shutdown.
Walmart's decision to end a joint venture with Bharti Enterprises could force other global retailers to re-think their expansion plans into India.
Studies suggest the American wealthy could be even more generous than they already are, so why don't they give more? It depends who you ask.
What is the price of paying with cash? A study by Tufts University finds that the average American family wastes $1,739 a year.
Stop worrying about a deepening crisis: The Republicans are realizing their strategy of shutting down the government was a disastrous failure.
Gold swiftly plunged $25 on Friday morning, and a single trade could be to blame.
Republicans were prepared to offer a deal featuring both an increase in the debt limit and an end to the government shutdown in return for spending cuts.
Global wealth has hit a record high of $241 trillion, seeing a 68 percent boost over the past 10 years, but the distribution is skewed.
Societe Generale's head of U.S. rates strategy explains why Bernanke definitely won't taper before his term is done.
Twitter queen Lady Gaga has made an art of data mining through social media. In the process she's revolutionized the music industry.
Sixty percent of Americans say if they had the chance to vote to replace every member of Congress they would, according to a new poll.
The president has become too powerful relative to Congress, former General Electric boss Jack Welch told CNBC on Friday.
The European Union needs to change its policies toward energy subsidies, regulations and emissions targets, the chief executives of Europe's leading energy companies told CNBC on Friday.
Hedge funds and sovereign wealth funds take the lion's share in the Royal Mail privatization as shares soar in conditional trading.
Apple's iPad sales are cannibalizing Mac sales, and competitors are gaining on Apple in the tablet space.
A new app called Level Money aims to help millennials get a better handle on their finances.
Hong Kong Disneyland's planned new Iron Man attraction may be getting a lot of hype, but will it draw tourists from mainland China?
The market is just too dangerous to trade amid the political stalemate in Washington, analysts told CNBC.
Hopes were raised that a deal to end the U.S. shutdown and extend the government's borrowing authority could be reached as soon as Friday.
Google funneled €8.8 billion of royalty payments to Bermuda last year, a strategy that is saving the US internet group billions of dollars in tax.