Gold settled at a three-month high, breaking above $1,300 after disappointing US economic figures further hurt the dollar and equity markets.
British finance minister George Osborne warned Scotland on Thursday it cannot keep the pound if it votes for independence.
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Australia's job data further contracted in January, blurring the prospect of tightening by the central bank to rein in inflation.
The place where the Right Stuff was born is now the home of the new private space industry.
Sochi broadcasts on Russian-language TV have continued showing mockery of Olympians from other nations, especially the United States.
The Singapore Airshow was billed as one of the most important aerospace exhibitions in the world. Here are some of the highlights.
Americans would rather go without sex than give up their mobile phones, televisions or Internet connections, according to a recent survey.
Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian Roberts said he's confident the deal to acquire Time Warner Cable will be approved.
European stocks closed lower on Thursday, failing to build on a six-session rally, with investor sentiment curbed by earnings releases.
Global miner Rio Tinto reported a 45 percent jump in second-half profit on Thursday, beating market forecasts.
The Philippine economy appears to be sitting pretty, on track for solid growth, but some concerns are emerging that a bust could be on the cards.
For a currency that's taken quite a beating in recent years, things couldn't look better for sterling.
Concerns about high debt and an overvalued currency are sucking gold imports into China, according to a new report.
Emerging markets have convulsed amid concerns about government balance sheets, but investors may want to worry more about corporate ones instead.
Gasoline could jump anywhere from 15 to 40 cents a gallon over the next several months, but it could be one of the cheapest summer driving seasons in several years.
The government has released the final version of standards to help companies in nationally critical industries better defend against cyberattacks.
With China and India set to make up 39 percent of the growth in the world economy by 2030, the Asia-Pacific region will be vital for both airlines and aircraft manufacturers.
Comcast is preparing to buy Time Warner Cable in an all stock deal worth $159 per Time Warner Cable share, according to CNBC sources.
The American Medical Association expects some doctors will have to pay three times the original estimate for implementing new codes.