New U.S. claims for unemployment benefits rose last week, but remained close to a seven-year low.
EBay is poised to go down as one of the biggest data breaches in history, based on the number of accounts compromised.
Investment guru Marc Faber warns that stock markets, in particular in the United States, are vulnerable to sharp falls.
Despite the global phenomenon of cyberattacks, U.S. entities are overwhelmingly at the receiving end of cyber-thieves, according to a new report.
Alcoa is experiencing the biggest transformation in the metals industry 'in 125 years' the chief executive tells CNBC.
Why is Peter Schiff now accepting the digital currency in exchange for gold?
Carmakers and technology developers building self-driving cars can look forward to a market worth $87 billion by 2030, according to new research.
Amid slow global growth, export-dependent Indonesia's new president needs to strengthen government finances and spur private investment, Lippo Group's CEO said.
Vietnam PM Nguyen Tan Dung said he was considering "defense options" against China following the deployment of a Chinese oil rig to disputed waters.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne has a request for potential buyers of the automaker's Fiat 500 e electric car: Don't buy it.
Millions would no longer get mail delivered to their door, but would go to communal or curbside boxes instead, under a proposed law.
Yield-hungry bond investors have pushed ever further into high-risk territory and Pimco sees five warning signs bond markets are getting too frothy.
Despite calls for a big correction, some analysts say the stock market may already be correcting—sideways.
This tech giant has leapfrogged over Apple to take the top spot in a global ranking of the world's biggest brands.
As the program's funds dry up and its insolvency hovers less than two years away, Congress remains quiet on the issue.
EBay said a database was compromised in a hacking attack between late February and early March, and clients' non-financial information was stolen.
And "there's more selling to come,' closely followed investor Dennis Gartman tells CNBC.
Russia's state-controlled Gazprom has signed a long-awaited megadeal to supply gas to China, which could ease the impact of Western sanctions.
Applications to purchase a home fell 3 percent week to week even though mortgage rates are at their lowest levels since November.
European shares closed slightly up on Wednesday, after wavering throughout the day, as investors looked towards central bank policy.