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As investors feel emboldened by the seemingly unstoppable stock market rally, they're borrowing money at record levels to keep things going.
"Candy Crush" has been downloaded more than half a billion times and reportedly earns as much as $633,000 a day in in-app purchases.
A newly developed set of ocean freight data indicates exports are well below previous years. And imports, while starting the year fairly strong, are sputtering.
Millionaires are feeling better about the economy, but more skeptical of the stock market, according to Spectrem Group's Millionaire Investor Confidence Index.
Apple, which is not known for discounts, sent out emails offering some Black Friday gift cards for purchasers of its products, AllThingsD reports.
Shoppers eager to get a jump on Black Friday got into arguments and fought in parking lots at a few places around the country. NBC News reports.
Sales that began Thursday continued through Friday. Many people complained about the early start, but still they went out shopping anyway.
Despite saying it would be competitive on price this holiday, analysts said Best Buy is poised to be one of the season's winners.
The recession saw consumers tightening their belts and cutting back on spending. But kinky shoppers kept the lingerie market resilient.
In the search for answers this shopping season, consumer behavior online is being tracked aggressively with help from technology.
Despite cultural misstep that was quickly corrected, the tension between Ikea and its far-flung outposts remains. The FT reports.
Facebook has something in common with Tesla. Here's what it is.
Black Friday sales have accounted for anywhere from 44 percent to 49 percent of all holiday season sales, according to the National Retail Federation.
The deals are aplenty after retailers ordered too much holiday merchandise back when the economy was rosier.
A series of new regulatory measures will cause a "substantial capital crunch" for European banks in 2014, PwC said.
The head of the London Stock Exchange said he wants SME entrepreneurs to come to the exchange for future investment.
Charter Communications is arranging approximately $25 billion of debt financing as it looks to acquire Time Warner Cable, sources told Dow Jones.
With lawmakers planning to open Japan to casino gambling, several small cities are pushing to get one of the coveted licenses.
Time magazine's Mark Halperin told CNBC that Obamacare will cause rationing because it requires huge cost-cutting measures.
Good has been stealing BlackBerry's clients with a simple pitch: Its platform lets employees access the corporate server on their personal device.