Chinese billionaire Chen Guangbiao promises free lunch at Boathouse in Central Park and 300 dollars to 250 of NY's homeless.
Will the Macarena once again sweep the nation? Maybe not, but some still say it feels like 1996. Here's why some are bracing for a quick correction.
Six in 10 respondents in a new survey think it's important to leave a financial inheritance to the next generation.
Ghana's Black Stars will finally get paid after playing without "appearance fees" since the World Cup began, the Ghana Football Association said.
The Supreme Court delivered a major setback to online TV startup Aereo. How will consumers fare following the ruling?
Google announced three smartwatches, and software to automate cars, and television.
ABC said Diane Sawyer is stepping down as its evening news anchor, to be replaced by David Muir.
The regulator overseeing U.S. national banks warned that lenders are increasingly taking on more risk in the search of profits.
CNBC's Top States for Business gave the Ocean State the lowest marks for high taxes, poor infrastructure and high utility costs.
The Republican party establishment has forgotten about the free-enterprise and limited-government principles that the country needs to get back on track, Sen. Marco Rubio tells CNBC.
U.S. stocks rose on Wednesday after mixed economic reports.
The U.S. Supreme Court reversed a lower court decision and ruled 6-to-3 that the TV startup Aereo violated copyright law.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher Wall Street open, ahead of the release of the final estimate for first-quarter GDP.
Barnes & Noble reported a smaller quarterly loss and said it would separate its retail and Nook Media businesses, sending shares up about 9 percent.
The U.S. economy contracted at a steeper pace than previously estimated in the first quarter as durable goods fell sharply.
The decline in state pension funded levels has likely bottomed out, Standard & Poor's said, as it warned the recovery will be slow and uneven.
If you call one of these 10 states home, your home has plenty of room for improvement, from crime to health care and the environment.