Both the Ukrainian government and the pro-Russia separatists fighting in the region denied any responsibility for downing the aircraft.
Billionaire money manager John Paulson still thinks buying a home to live in is the best investment possible.
Two years after being stripped of his Tour de France titles, Lance Armstrong suddenly faces an increased risk of losing his personal fortune. USA Today reports.
German carmaker Volkswagen is interested in buying Italian rival Fiat, a German magazine reports, citing unnamed company sources.
Stocks declined Thursday, with the Dow retreating from its record, after reports that a Malaysian plane had been shot down over Ukraine.
U.S. jobless claims fell unexpectedly last week, but housing starts plunged sharply and stoked new fears about the recovery.
Home sales are surging, and summer is a big season for real estate deals. Here are eight mistakes first-time homebuyers need to avoid.
CareerCast.com released its annual most endangered jobs report, and many jobs listed will take hits as industries flock to digital.
The foundation this week of the BRICS Development Bank has highlighted the problems with the current system of global governance, says Jim O'Neill.
The company said it would cut up to 18,000 jobs and take restructuring charges of up to $1.6 billion.
The U.S. economy is "stronger than people think," Wells Fargo Chairman and CEO John Stumpf told CNBC on Thursday.
Morgan Stanley's earnings jumped as stronger performances by its investment banking and wealth management businesses made up for a fall in bond trading.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Microsoft is set to cut more than 6,000 jobs in an announcement expected early Thursday, as it trims its newly acquired Nokia phone business.
U.S. stock index futures traded lower on Thursday, after the announcement of fresh sanctions against Russia hurt global markets.
For over a decade, the General Motors legal department quietly worked to contain the damage of defective ignition switches.
Russian stock markets were sharply lower following the announcement of new sanctions, and analysts warned of tougher penalties on the way.
President Obama escalated sanctions against Russia on Wednesday by targeting a series of large banks and energy and defense firms.
European shares closed lower on Thursday, as investors shunned riskier assets due to a resurgence in concerns about Russia and sanctioning.