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The U.S. represents 5% of the world's population, but has 25% of the world's prisoners. For some that represents a big business opportunity.
One of the world's biggest hotel chains aims to become the "largest publishers of lifestyle," Variety reports.
Financial advisors who opt to target clientts with whom they identify are finding fulfillment and profit in their endeavours.
The American automaker heads into the fourth quarter needing a shot in the arm from its bread-and-butter truck: the F-Series.
Solar power could trump alternatives like fossil fuels, wind, hydro and nuclear to be the world's largest source of electricity by 2050, according to an energy watchdog.
For the first time, Fed officials have offered an account that differs significantly from the versions that, for many, have hardened into history. The NYT reports.
A massive new study suggests that for some U.S. women, living through a recession can mean they will never have children.
Toyota says it is recalling 690,000 Tacoma pickup trucks because the rear leaf springs could break, puncture the gas tank and cause a fire.
Microsoft has signed a lease to open its first flagship store on New York's Fifth Avenue in a bid to rival Apple.
Microsoft plans to offer a glimpse of its vision for Windows this week, as its CEO seeks to recover from missteps with its flagship operating system.
EBay's about-face to split its PayPal and marketplace businesses likely makes each of them acquistion targets, analysts tell CNBC.
A bankruptcy court auction for Revel, the failed luxury casino-hotel on the Atlantic City Boardwalk, is scheduled to resume.
Though the stock market is "overpriced," it's still "not a bad investment, all things considered," says economist Robert Shiller.
We've finally figured out the secret to Jeff Goldblum's enduring charm and success as an actor: really great lighting, TODAY reports.
Australian policy makers have two housing markets to worry about, and it's a toss up which carries the most risk.
Shares of Ford fell more than 7 percent Monday afternoon after headlines came out from its investor day.
Trouble in the streets could disrupt a big series of art and collectible auctions in Hong Kong over the next few weeks.
A customer service representative for Yandy.com said the costumes are sold out.
Many investors with money in IRAs or 401(k)s struggle with what to do when life circumstances change. A look at some options.
Stocks slowly erase earlier losses despite global worries like Brazil's elections.
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories. Christmas is this week and retailers are hoping for a big Super Saturday.
From Honeywell to Restoration Hardware, some of the biggest CEOs in the game give their take on today's market.
Optionmonster co-founders Pete and Jon Najarian offer up their fantasy football picks for folks still alive in their playoffs.