Predictions solar energy will disrupt the grid system may be premature, with analysts noting urban settings may stay dependent on traditional power.
Economists don't expect Brazil's economy to get an instant boost from hosting the 2014 World Cup, but some say long-term benefits will be 'priceless.'
Stocks are calm, but investors need to be vigilant against complacency because it can lead to upheaval in the market, Goldman Sachs CEO tells CNBC.
There's just no making sense of the government bond market.
The CNBC All-America Economic Survey finally finds some key measures of U.S. public opinion are recovering to their precrisis levels.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
The European Commission has opened three in-depth investigations into tax decisions affecting Apple, Starbucks and Fiat Finance and Trade.
On the morning of June 12, 1994, O.J. Simpson was worth an estimated $11 million. Within hours, he would stop earning and start spending.
Mortgage activity finally responded to lower interest rates but just as rates began to rise again.
A gambler has placed one of the world's biggest ever political bets, wagering £400,000 ($670,117) that Scots will reject independence.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Wednesday, after the World Bank downgraded its global growth outlook.
The House Republican leadership was torn apart Tuesday by the defeat of Representative Eric Cantor, the New York Times reports.
Baupost Group appears to have made a nearly $1 billion off of Merck's deal to buy Idenix.
Dubai's Emirates Airline has cancelled an order for 70 Airbus A350 wide-body aircraft.
Bad weather in the U.S., the crisis in Ukraine, rebalancing in China and a rise in interest rates will hit growth, the World Bank says.
Creator Alexey Pajitnov says he didn't make money from Tetris for 10 years and he spills more little-known facts from the game's early days.
Uber and its $17 billion valuation has drawn the line between the free market and statists. Which side are you on, asks Jake Novak?
Donald Sterling has a right to fight for the Los Angeles Clippers, but the 80-year-old may not live to see the outcome, Kevin O'Leary said.
U.S. billionaire Wilbur Ross praises Greece, Spain and Ireland, but warned it was still too early to invest in Italy.
Brazil’s millionaire population will soar, boosted by the World Cup and the 2016 Olympic Games, according to a study.