In 2012, hospitals charged more for every one of 98 common ailments that could be compared to the previous year.
The $20 billion catastrophe bond market is set to grow 150 percent in the next four years, as bond issuers take on a new range of perils.
Chicago filed a lawsuit against five pharmaceutical companies, accusing them of concealing the risks associated with certain painkillers.
Federal agents have secretly seized control of two computer networks that hackers used to steal millions of dollars from unsuspecting victims, the NYT reports.
S&P could downgrade New Jersey again because of budgetary imbalance and underfunded pensions, putting it among the three worst-rated states.
As pressure builds on the ECB to act, we examine the possibility of interest rate cuts – potentially into negative territory.
Apple shared glimpses of how it plans to tackle digital health and the connected home at its Worldwide Developer's Conference on Monday.
Voters in Del Norte and Tehama Counties will consider a measure calling for separation from California and the formation of a new state.
When Dawn Dickson is unable to keep pace financially with the high demand for her shoes, she considers the ultimate offer- cashing out.
Indian Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde died on Tuesday after a head-on road collision.
Electronic currency Bitcoin could be used by divorcing spouses to hide assets, lawyers have said, as court battles shift their focus to assets.
The Massachusetts attorney general has sued Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac over alleged refusal to engage in foreclosure buyback programs.
Mark Cuban knows a thing or two about insider-trading scrutiny, and he took to Twitter on Monday to make a few points on the subject.
The Seattle City Council on Monday unanimously approved a $15 hourly minimum wage — the highest in the nation.
New software? New hardware? The famous old "one more thing"? No one knows for sure what Apple will unveil during a developers' event Monday.
Invest new earnings in high-risk, high-growth stocks, but regular reallocation of existing savings to a mix of asset classes makes sense.
Michelle Obama's wardrobe includes top designers' gowns that can run into five figures. Who foots the bill?
Jump-starting growth has relied too much on the Fed and not enough on fiscal policy, French economist and author Thomas Piketty tells CNBC.
Gold fell for a fifth session on Monday, its longest losing streak in seven months, on rallying stocks and an upcoming ECB policy meeting.
Investors need to ask advisors about their succession plan and how it impacts them in the event of unforeseen circumstances.