The Sunni fighters, who stole $450 million in a bank heist, were reportedly only about 40 miles from Baghdad on Friday. NBC News reports.
U.S. producer prices fell in May as costs declined broadly, indicating inflation pressures remained benign.
President Barack Obama is likely to make "timely decisions" on the situation in Iraq given the gravity of what has happened there in recent days.
This could be the key to solving the immigration problem, says Carol Roth.
Priceline announces it is buying online reservation site OpenTable for $103 per share, or about $2.6 billion.
Shiite Iran is so alarmed by Sunni insurgent gains in Iraq that it may be willing to cooperate with Washington.
The U.K.'s pound has roared higher as Mark Carney, the governor of the Bank of England, surprised markets.
Three brothers used an Oklahoma horse farm as a front for their notorious Los Zetas drug cartel. Here's how investigators unraveled the years-long crime.
Iraq has become an important swing player with big promise in the global energy market, and the widening conflict there has oil experts worried.
The day has been long for Justin M. Leverenz, who runs America's largest emerging markets mutual fund at Oppenheimer Funds.
A decade ago, scientists took years of effort to amass raw data for the human genome. Today, BGI Shenzhen can do it in two hours or less.
Lululemon stock hit three-year lows, but it could be worth holding on to, Citigroup analyst Oliver Chen says.
When Sherri Heckenast bought Team Demolition, she had dreams of turning it into a motorsports behemoth. Unfortunately, old blood is holding her back.
Thousands of fans are in Brazil to watch the 2014 World Cup soccer matches over the next month. Figures show they are the most costly games on record.
Consumer prices in the euro zone are stable rather than too low, former European Central Bank board member Jürgen Stark says.
European shares closed slightly down flat on Friday amid concerns of escalating tensions in Iraq and rising oil prices.
A slew of data from China on Friday provided fresh signs that the economy is stabilizing, aided by targeted stimulus measures from Beijing.
China property vacancies have climbed to more than 20 percent of sold units, but analysts are divided on whether a real estate crash is in the offing.
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The large number of Miami home buyers are from overseas, and a huge portion of them pay in cash, one realtor says.