An explosion caused by a gas leak killed 24 people and injured 271 in Taiwan's second city, sending flames shooting 15 stories into the air, setting entire blocks ablaze and reducing small shops to rubble.
DBS Group Holdings said second-quarter net profit climbed 9 percent, beating expectations with the help of 10 percent growth in loans.
All parties have agreed to a 72-hour cease-fire in Gaza. It will start at 1 a.m. ET, Friday.
Lawrence Livermore is reaching out to private industry amid a race for talent and ideas to solve pressing issues including national security.
Passengers hanging out at Munich Airport in Germany can now hang 10 as well. Free surfing, with complimentary loaner surfboards and wetsuits, NBC.
U.S. oil production continues to boom, and a loophole in a law has allowed the first export of unrefined American oil in decades.
New data reveals California's crippling drought conditions have never been worse. NBCNews reports.
U.S. employers planned to cut nearly 50,000 positions in July, Challenger, Gray & Christmas reported Thursday, 50 percent higher than in June.
Apple plans to lay off about 200 people at Beats Electronics, according to Bloomberg, citing a person with knowledge of the restructuring.
From your social media posts to your locale, retailers use data to better target consumers. But at what point is it just plain creepy?
After earnings Panera marched higher while Buffalo Wild Wings tanked by 15 percent. That doesn’t seem right.
Jim Cramer can’t help but wonder if this old dog of a stock has learned new tricks.
Most entrepreneurs charge into a market with high hopes, only to see their business crash. We identify 10 reasons small businesses fail.
Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura won $1.8 million in his two-year fight to prove he was defamed by a military sniper and best-selling author.
President Barack Obama touted the recent string of positive economic numbers and addresses international tensions.
Tesla appears poised to define the automobile of the future, Morgan Stanley's Adam Jonas says.
Stocks could see a continued selloff, O'Neil Securities' Kenny Polcari says. But the shift is more about repositioning, says Citigroup's Suni Hartford.
The Obama administration asked a top federal appeals court to reverse a recent bombshell ruling that threatens to cripple Obamacare.
The ISDA on Friday effectively declared Argentina in default, which could trigger payments worth up to $1 billion on credit default swaps.
July's gain of 209,000 nonfarm payrolls shows the economy is chugging along, and the labor market is improving, but is not strong enough to push the Fed to hike rates anytime soon.