The recession has spurred a wave of accidental entrepreneurs who have few other alternatives.
Sotheby's just sold Georgia O'Keeffe's iconic "Jimson Weed/White Flower No. 1" painting for a record $44.4 million.
Cable billionaire John Malone is the largest landowner in the U.S. Now, he's becoming one of the biggest real-estate holders in Ireland.
Million-dollar homes outshone every other price category in Oct. as luxe buyers felt increasingly confident.
To stay within budget, be alert for hidden sales items, deceptive signage and ... Christmas carols?
The business culture in the banking industry weakens the will to be honest, according to a new study by a university in Switzerland.
To kick off its Black Friday specials, Amazon will start posting deal codes to disappearing messaging app Snapchat.
A Russian website has been found streaming live footage from thousands of private webcams.
Arizona State said it had filed a lawsuit against General Motors claiming the automaker deliberately put the public at risk by intentionally concealing safety defects to avoid the cost of recalls.
Lockheed Martin has been demonstrating the capabilities of its unmanned helicopter, the K-MAX, as a firefighting tool.
Obama's executive action on immigration will make working with the GOP more difficult, Sen. John Thune says.
Graco recalled 11 models of strollers after finger injury reports.
A new series of crash tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety revealed troubling results for minivans.
A cold snap could help retailers as consumers make winter purchases after an unseasonably warm October.
Facebook shuttle bus drivers voted Wednesday to unionize to get better pay and working conditions, which could lead other service workers to unionize.
China's electric vehicle sales surged five-fold in the first 10 months of 2014, raising concerns over potential over-investment.
Even as China's home prices suffered their biggest annual fall in nearly four years in October, there are signs the worst might have passed.
Harry Macklowe and Will Zeckendorf say there will be "no dark windows" in the towers they are building in Manhattan.
With some businesses going to alternative lenders, some watchers wonder if we're recreating a backdrop that set up the '08 crisis.
Icahn reportedly purchased the home of Vera Coking, who made headlines after resisting overtures to sell from Donald Trump.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports FIFA says it will further review the World Cup corruption probe into its bidding process.
Discussing the upcoming holiday shopping season, and the best value in the market right now, with Nicholas Colas, ConvergEx Group, and Jerry Castellini, CastleArk Management.
Richard Plepler, HBO CEO, provides insight to the company's evolving business model, and partnership with distributors, after the announced stand-alone streaming service coming in 2015.