Lawmakers have taken their time trying to agree to terms for reopening the government. So how can we punish them? Here are some fun ways to do so.
The dollar's role as the world's leading reserve currency is at risk due to the political impasse in the U.S., a European Central Bank official said.
China launched a currency swap deal with the euro zone on Thursday, in the country's latest push to transform the yuan into a major world currency.
Apple's newest phone apparently comes with a very Windows-like feature.
A new report from FINRA Investor Education gives surprising details on who’s most likely to get scammed. You may be more vulnerable than you think.
China's export growth fizzled in September to post a surprise fall, data showed.
Nineteen collegiate teams are in a tough competition to see who can design, build and operate the most energy efficient and affordable home of the future.
Mark Zuckerberg spent $30 million buying up four homes adjacent to his Pao Alto pad to block a developer from building a mansion adjacent to his home.
The Toronto Star sent reporter Raveena Aulakh to work undercover at a Bangladesh garment factory and found a nine-year-old girl working there.
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.