If cool heads prevail on all sides, Scottish independence could proceed at a relatively low cost, says Jeffrey Sachs.
LeBron James may be one of the biggest names on the basketball court, but his shoe sales still can't touch No. 23.
Home Depot's consumer perception fell to a two-year low following the retailer's announcement that it suffered a data breach.
Despite adjustments for the Labor Day holiday the previous week, mortgage applications surged last week, even amid rising rates.
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After years of nearly complete clarity regarding policy, the Federal Reserve has had investors and economists scrambling of late.
This is a comparison of today's FOMC statement with the one issued after the Fed's previous policy-making meeting on July 30.
The Fed remained on its easy-money course, allaying market fears that it might start raising interest rates sooner than expected.
Apple is planning to announce two new iPads and release its next Mac operating system on Oct. 21, The Daily Dot reports.
IBM is reportedly cutting the pay of employees who need training.
Stocks wavered Wednesday as Wall Street waits to hear from the Federal Reserve.
Credit Suisse has entered Wall Street's correction derby, but in a way different from its peers.
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.
The Chinese are interested in acquiring everything from US firms to commercial real estate as they search for places to safely park their assets.
Peter Thiel says he "missed the boat" in investing in Uber, but he calls the start-up Silicon Valley's most "ethically challenged" company.
The latest government poverty report doesn't tell the whole story about what it means to be poor in America. Here's why.
Silicon Valley venture capitalist Peter Thiel is famously outspoken and sharp-tongued, and on CNBC on Wednesday he did not disappoint.
Silicon Valley venture capitalist Peter Thiel thinks generational hang-ups are holding gay chief executives back from coming out of the closet.
Venture capitalist Peter Thiel trashed Twitter in a CNBC interview Wednesday.
U.S. consumer prices fell for the first time in nearly 1½ years in August and underlying inflation pressures were muted.