Stocks rose on Friday, after the S&P 500's best two-day streak in years.
"I am sympathetic to the concerns that they faced. Having said all that, yes, I think they made a mistake," Obama said of Sony's decision.
A small maker of exercise equipment ended up moving its product by air because of shipping problems on the West Coast, nearly wiping out its profit.
A study shows that students attending a Manhattan charter school progressed more quickly than similar children attending city schools.
The FBI says an investigation has found information to confirm North Korea's involvement in the Sony cyberattack.
Holiday travel could be disrupted by bad weather, as forecasters are calling for rain from Florida to Maine, NBC News reports.
Howard Marks thinks that the drop in oil prices could finally expose low lending standards and provide better value in the markets.
Target's data breach case escalated after U.S. District Judge Paul Magnuson ruled that consumers can sue Target over data breach.
Last-minute retail shoppers outspend the rest of us at Christmas, but that can't save our stocks.
Many celebrities have charities tied to their fame and bankability. Does it work? Here are highs and lows in recent star-studded giving.
Some U.S. companies took immediate steps to enter the Cuban marketplace after Obama's move to end the trade embargo. The NYT reports.
Consumers are demanding more from their smartphones, but retailers' mobile apps aren't yet delivering, according to a new survey.
Asian equities put up an upbeat performance on the final trading day of the week, following an inspiring U.S. lead overnight as investors cheered the Federal Reserve's pledge to be patient in increasing interest rates.
Chinese shoppers are cashing in on the ruble's sharp drop, snapping up goods in Russia at low prices before brands can respond to foreign exchange moves.
China oil major CNPC is probing a 2013 oil deal as part of the mainland's sweeping corruption crackdown, taking down one of Premier Xi's political rivals.
The oil market will eventually respond to low prices, but demand remains muted in China and elsewhere, said Maria van der Hoeven.
Dianrong, the LendingClub of China, is raising money from Tiger Global and other investors to modernize the Chinese financial system.
Trying to pick a bottom in energy stocks: is this the time to go long?
Oil stocks bounced, in their best day in three years, but oil industry analysts say the equities may be premature in celebrating a bottom in oil prices.
All-electric cars powered by coal electricity are potentially less Eco-friendly than their gas-powered counterparts.