The pace of growth in the U.S. services sector fell for a second straight month in August to its lowest level since May.
Budget pressures at the IRS's criminal investigation unit are cutting the number of investigators to the lowest level in four decades.
Spaceflight remains a dream for most stargazers, but everyone can buy a portfolio of stocks to invest in space travel of the future.
Medicare’s five-year-old rating system to help families select nursing homes relies on unverified, incomplete and often misleading data. The NYT reports.
U.S. stocks have been on a roll of late, and investors expect the S&P 500 to soon carry it to - if not far past - the 2,000 milestone.
Ukrainian government forces engaged with a separatist armored column near the southeastern town of Novoazovsk, Ukraine's military said on Monday. r.
Tropical Storm Cristobal lashed parts of the Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos Islands with heavy rainfall and white-crested surf.
Lining London's famous street of tailors – Savile Row - are businesses looking to tap the growing appetite for luxury suits in China.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
The president's return to work in Washington will highlight a far bigger question mark about his commitment than any vacation.
New U.S. single-family homes fell for a second straight month to their lowest level since March.
Artificially low interest rates are luring investors into taking risks they wouldn't otherwise, said Martin Feldstein, former Reagan adviser.
The real headache for many travelers is a quickly-growing list of hotel surcharges, even for items they never use.
A rare copy of Action Comics #1 in near perfect condition, sold for $3.2 million on eBay Sunday, making it the most expensive comic in the world.
Stocks rose on Monday as investors welcomed M&A and looked to the European Central Bank for further monetary easing moves.
A female soldier with a gun inside a building at Fort Lee, Va., shot herself, but didn't wound any others, the Army says.
U.S. economic activity expanded at a rate above its historical trend, a gauge issued by the Chicago Federal Reserve said on Monday.
Two portfolio managers tell CNBC any early Fed start to normalizing rates would actually be welcomed by the markets.
Hedge funds that bet on corporate shake-ups have long been industry darlings, and clients remain bullish despite July losses.
U.S. stock-index futures rose on Monday, following European shares higher, as traders digested comments by the Fed's Yellen and the ECB's Draghi.