Funny thing about boomer women nearing retirement age: Many aren't that interested in dialing back. Here's what it means for the workforce.
Iraq has been absent from the global agenda for years – but now the very existence of the state is being called into question.
The golfer did not trade in Clorox just as Carl Icahn was mounting an unsolicited takeover bid, say four people briefed on the matter. The NYT reports.
The company launched a web page overnight seemingly announcing a new streaming music service as part of its $99 Prime subscription service.
BNP Paribas COO Georges Chodron de Courcel is to retire on Sept 30 and be relieved of his duties at the end of June, the French bank said.
Japan stocks have disappointed this year, but some funds are betting companies will finally put their piles of cash to work for shareholders.
European shares closed around the flatline on Thursday, paring earlier gains.
The world must act to contain the risk of another devastating housing crash, the International Monetary Fund warned on Wednesday.
Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group unveiled its first direct-to-consumer online shop in the United States on Wednesday.
For some young Chinese, the desire to work for foreign companies may be losing its appeal.
Recent graduates cheered Obama's student loan relief and even took a dose of tough love in stride. Still, they say, more needs to be done.
The balance of power between online shopping and the High Street is shifting, says Accenture’s Helen Merriott.
Surging U.S. oil production was expected to send oil prices lower, but a confluence of geopolitical events could drive high prices even higher.
Computers will be able to read at human levels by 2029 and will also begin to have human characteristics, said Google's Ray Kurzweil.
As if the Fed doesn't have enough to worry about, now it has to contend with the notion that its expectations for growth are too optimistic.
Lowe's is launching a simulation room that enables customers to view a 3-D representation of their renovation projects.
Taxi-hailing app Uber saw sign-ups jump to record levels following a rush of publicity, as cab drivers across Europe went on strike.
Tea party activist David Brat tells CNBC his stunning victory over House Majority Leader Eric Cantor was nothing short of a miracle.
Mortgage activity finally responded to lower interest rates but just as rates began to rise again.
IBM's Watson is changing the way banks and other financial institutions think about how they run their business.