EBay said a database was compromised in a hacking attack between late February and early March, and clients' non-financial information was stolen.
And "there's more selling to come,' closely followed investor Dennis Gartman tells CNBC.
Russia's state-controlled Gazprom has signed a long-awaited megadeal to supply gas to China, which could ease the impact of Western sanctions.
Applications to purchase a home fell 3 percent week to week even though mortgage rates are at their lowest levels since November.
European shares closed slightly up on Wednesday, after wavering throughout the day, as investors looked towards central bank policy.
The United Arab Emirates attracted the most foreign talent last year, a survey by business oriented social networking site LinkedIn has found.
France's national rail company said on Tuesday it had ordered 2,000 trains that are too wide for many station platforms, entailing costly repairs.
Fed watchers could be spiced up with some new information on the Fed's post-bond buying strategy, which may lead to even more market volatility.
Snapchat may be "old," but it's quick, easy, and users like the fact that whatever you post disappears.
India's stock markets have climbed 15 percent so far this year. Will Narendra Modi push them higher?
Thailand was calm on Wednesday, a day after the military declared martial law but uncertainty loomed over a country that has been rocked by months of streets protests.
Even after the Heartbleed bug, some of the most popular websites aren't taking password security seriously, according to a study.
Correction is the call du jour in the stock market these days, and it's getting more and more converts.
The ECB is expected to "shock and awe" with an easing package, but some analysts worry one potential move - a negative deposit rate - may backfire.
Legendary stock picker Bill Miller says Apple's run isn't over.
The sale of the 49-year-old restaurant chain is expected to close in July. TGI Fridays employs over 70,000 people globally.
Analysts say farmers, businesses and consumers are all going to feel the effect of the drought hammering the West.
In an interview with CNBC, Dr. Mehmet Oz also talked about what he considers the most underrated path to healthy living.
Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry suggested customers may punish Chipotle over its recent decision to ask customers to leave their guns at home.
Billionaire Tom Steyer has been picking a lot of political fights over climate change recently.