Despite adjustments for the Labor Day holiday the previous week, mortgage applications surged last week, even amid rising rates.» Read More
A tropical island in the Indian Ocean will go on sale on Wednesday, allowing punters to buy a piece of paradise for around $14 million.
There should be other routes to the middle class, former Labor Secretary Robert Reich told CNBC.
The mayor said the city may be willing to offer financial incentives up to $150 million to ensure team stays in Atlanta.
In a sign of the growing maritime piracy problem, the U.S. will join a multinational organization battling crime at sea next month.
Within an hour of going online Monday, the citrus-flavored soda had sold out. It was soon restocked, only to sell out again, Today reports.
Unlike a hurricane, tornado or snowstorm, the ends and beginning of droughts are very hard to predict.
Major sports sponsor Anheuser-Busch on Tuesday roundly criticized the National Football League over a series of recent off-field scandals.
A Germany-based Chinese shoe company says the CEO and COO have gone missing—and so has the company's cash.
The restaurateur who publicly blasted LeSean McCoy for leaving a 20-cent tip told CNBC he won't apologize for starting the controversy.
Researchers say that most of the Pacific's earthquake zones are capable of generating shocks at least as strong as magnitude 9, NBC News reports.
The NFL is scrambling for some good-news daylight, but as brands go, America's game appears utterly indestructible, NBC reports.
Wildfire in a small town in Northern California destroyed 100 homes, the latest incident of wildfire in the drought-affected state.
Sidecar recently secured $15 million in funding, as it competes with Uber and Lyft. Is the ridesharing bubble about to pop?
CoverGirl responded to images circulated on social media over the weekend of a model sporting NFL-inspired makeup and a black eye.
Paul Allen is suing a company he said agreed to sell him a World War II German Panzer but failed to deliver it, according to a report in The Register.
Wal-Mart's vice president of corporate communications is leaving after a background check revealed he hadn't finished his college degree.
As he attended his first-ever championship boxing match, Warren Buffett said Floyd Mayweather's job is much tougher than managing billions of dollars.
It's a hindrance most city dwellers face regularly – pedestrians are so glued to their phones they inevitably end up bumping into others.
U.S. and U.K. universities remain tops, with Boston's MIT leading the way, according to widely followed global rankings out Tuesday.
Flash flood watches were issued for five states as Tropical Storm Odile took aim at the Southwest after slamming into Mexico's Baja peninsula.
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