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A complaint to the SEC could limit the fees that private equity firms charge or force greater oversight.
CNBC's Jim Cramer has an idea why Microsoft's stock keeps rising, and it has more to do with muscle cars and hybrids than tablets and operating systems.
Fast food workers from 100 cities across the U.S. are expected to stage a mass strike on Thursday, marking the largest ever push for higher wages.
Factory orders dropped after rising in September, as economist surveys have shown strength in factory activity in recent months.
Kobe Bryant debuted his latest pair of basketball shoes this week—the only question now is when he'll take the court in them.
A Dutch program helps the homeless, drug addicts and alcoholics get back on their feet by paying them in cans of beer.
Costco missed its November sales target as lower gasoline prices and weaker foreign currencies cut into a five percent increase in monthly net sales.
Icahn had been pushing for the tech giant to institute a $150 billion buyback.
Deutsche Bank is committing about $2.3 billion to prove it's sorry that some of its employees rigged interest rates.
Making a line of urban motorcycles is part of the 110-year-old company's transformation, CEO Keith Wandell told CNBC on Wednesday.
If you're looking for some idea of how Apple did on Black Friday and during Cyber Monday, this chart pretty much sums it up.
Kyle Bass's Hayman Capital has taken a stake in General Motors, betting that the once bankrupt company is undervalued, he told CNBC.
The US plans to bring civil mortgage fraud cases against several financial institutions early in 2014, Attorney General Eric Holder said on Wednesday.
Muddled by inconsistent earnings and stock performances, one sector appears tougher and tougher to predict, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
US regulators are "optimistic" that they will be able to vote before the end of the year on a final Volcker rule to ban proprietary trading by banks.
The pace of growth in the U.S. services sector slowed in November with employment and business activity expanding at lower rates, according to an industry report released on Wednesday.
British farmers are to begin exporting pig semen to China next year in a deal said to be worth $73.6 million.
BP won a legal reprieve to avoid payments over losses not traceable to the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, potentially sparing it extra costs.
Pandora cannot work without a "lot more advertising," SiriusXM CEO Jim Meyer told CNBC. "The competition for me has always been free" radio, he continued.
Apple may finally have struck an iPhone distribution deal with China Mobile, Fortune.com reports.