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Microsoft previewed early elements of the next generation of its iconic computer operating system. USAToday reports.
With South Korean coffee chains expanding rapidly into the U.S. market, what is the recipe for success and taking hold of American taste buds?
An affiliate of Brookfield Asset Management has topped real estate developer Glenn Straub's $90M bid for the bankrupt Revel.
The EU's nominee for health chief pledges to oppose the import of some U.S. foodstuffs such as chemically treated meat.
Though the stock market is "overpriced," it's still "not a bad investment, all things considered," says economist Robert Shiller.
The FCC votes unanimously to eliminate the 4-decade-old TV blackout rule for games that do not sell out.
The newest batch of crop seeds is setting off another debate over GMOs. This time, they're being blamed for an infestation of "superweeds."
Toyota says it is recalling 690,000 Tacoma pickup trucks because the rear leaf springs could break, puncture the gas tank and cause a fire.
Consumers turned pessimistic on the economy in September, The Conference Board says, bringing a four-month win streak to an abrupt halt.
Activist investor Carl Icahn is "happy" about Tuesday's split between eBay and PayPal but said consolidation in the payments industry is needed.
EBay's about-face to split its PayPal and marketplace businesses into separate companies could make each acquisition targets, analysts tell CNBC.
Third Point has taken a "significant" position in eBay, a source told CNBC.
Evidence is mounting that austerity isn't working yet Germany and other European nations have doubled down on it, says Nobel laureate Joseph Stiglitz.
At the recent UN climate change confab, most leaders were like "deer in headlights," says Terry Tamminen. It's time for action.
Expectations of Fed tightening may spur fears of a rerun of emerging market turmoil, but Societe Generale tips a strong dollar as a bigger risk.
Microsoft has signed a lease to open its first flagship store on New York's Fifth Avenue just five blocks away from Apple's glass building.
PayPal hasn't aged so gracefully, but eBay's decision to spin it off next year could give it renewed life. Re/code reports.
For the first time, Fed officials have offered an account that differs significantly from the versions that, for many, have hardened into history.
U.S. video streaming site Netflix is to release its first movie — a sequel to the classic "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon."
The European Commission has confirmed it believes Apple and Ireland breached guidelines on state aid over Apple's Irish tax arrangements.
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