Poll: With over half the world's population now aged under 30, some cities are better than others at catering for young people. Where would you live?
As the yen hit a five-year low on Thursday, some say the currency could fall as low as 125 per dollar by the end of next year.
As banks that comply with Islamic law are making inroads into the global banking scene, Western businesses are working to meet their expectations.
Two outspoken corporate governance experts say Silicon Valley companies need to add more diversity to their board rooms.
A 10 percent market drop? The Fed increases its bond buys to $100 billion a month? A QE critic resigns in disgust? Bold predictions for 2014.
President Obama's healthcare law could have a "meltdown" and make it difficult for his party to keep control of the Senate next year, a Democrat said.
NEW YORK, Dec 25- A high volume of holiday packages overwhelmed shipping and logistics company UPS, the company said on Wednesday, delaying the arrival of Christmas presents and sending angry consumers to social media to vent.
Sales are expected to be up at least 4 percent year over year, with the industry anticipating all-time record spending on new vehicles.
"We are temporarily performing some maintenance," McD's says about its employee resources website following an unauthorized critique of fast food.
What would it look like if the biggest names in economic punditry decided to debate Christmas?
Japan's Nikkei share average hit a six-year closing high amid optimism over the global economy and hopes for fresh buying by Japanese retail investors.
After a catastrophic year, the gold bears are lining up, but Capital Economics argues the precious metal could come back into favor in 2014.
*Shanghai prices track overnight gains in COMEX futures. SINGAPORE, Dec 25- Shanghai copper climbed to a two month high on Wednesday, rising for a fourth straight session as overnight gains in New York and strong U.S. data underpinned prices. "Shanghai prices are to some extent following that abnormal rally overnight on COMEX," said a Shanghai- based trader.
Thousands of holiday gifts won't arrive by Christmas after an unpredictably large number of packages overwhelmed UPS, USA Today reports.
Electric car maker Tesla is hot — so hot, one Wall Street veteran thinks it might find a buyer next year.
All signs points toward steady growth in 2014, chief economists from Moody's and UBS told CNBC on Tuesday.
The hackers who attacked Target Corp and compromised up to 40 million credit cards and debit cards also managed to steal encrypted PINs a source says.
Stocks could be swept higher in a Santa rally, but traders are on the lookout for one potential party pooper.
U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday, with the Dow industrials again notching record closes.