Stocks declined Friday after the government reported economic growth slowed sharply in the fourth quarter.
Crude oil settled up 8 percent, or $3.71, at $48.24, its best day since June 2012.
Republican Mitt Romney said on Friday he will not seek to run for president in 2016.
As the EU extends the economic penalties against Russia, the head of one of Russia's largest banks told CNBC that sanctions were akin to "economic war."
Shares of the hamburger chain surged more than 130% as it commenced trading on Friday.
Economic growth slowed in the fourth quarter as weak business spending and a wider deficit offset the fastest pace of consumer spending since 2006.
Analysts had expected the price to fall within a range of $17 to $19 a share, up from the original forecast of $14 to $16 a share.
Colleen McCullough is likely Australia's best-known writer, but one Australian daily thought her weight was more important than her work.
Google blamed currency and hardware issues for its revenue miss, but remained optimistic about its core business.
Alibaba's magic carpet ride came to a standstill on Thursday, but experts say the world's largest e-commerce firm remains a compelling investment.
When a Starbucks location hits a neighborhood, home values rise, according to recent Zillow data.
Amazon issued earnings of 45 cents a share, smashing Wall Street's expectations of 17 cents.
The CCP has launched a survey of how many of its members have committed suicide since Xi Jinping unveiled an anti-graft campaign two years ago. The Financial Times reports.
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Taylor Swift Inc. takes a new turn this week, and instead of hacking, she's now putting copyright on her favorite phrases.
During a Reddit "Ask Me Anything" discussion Wednesday, Bill Gates said that we should be worried about AI becoming too powerful.
This month, Apple is celebrating anniversaries for the Mac, iPad, iPod, iPhone and iTunes. Now, the tech giant has a whole lot more to smile about.
David Stockman, head of the Office of Management and Budget under Reagan, says Obama has a point when it comes to inequality.
Forget the bank. More Americans are saving cash—and hiding it around the house, according to a new American Express survey.
The FCC on Thursday voted to change the definition of broadband to connection speeds of 25 megabits per second or higher.