New data show private school enrollment is highest in wealthier states as well as in states with strongly religious populations.
Car companies are resorting to tactics that some experts warn will lead to trouble down the road.
Lower prices, still-low mortgage rates and increasing supply could push home sales higher this fall, historically a slower season.
A website dedicated to following all things Apple has published a video purporting to be of the iPhone 6.
Students, and their families, can get deals on making the trip to-and-from college, whether it's by train, plane or bus.
A "toxic combination" of poor wage growth and higher food prices has led to the return of Victorian-era diseases to the U.K., according to an industry body.
Just as employers replaced pensions with retirement plans, more companies appear to be making a similar cost-sharing shift with health plans.
Public pension funds have major stakes in American firms moving overseas to cut their tax bills. But they are saying little about the strategy.
Apple executives have discussed charging around $400 for the company’s new wearable device.
A new study finds that we prefer robot orders to that of humans.
Why Apple's mobile payment system expected on iPhone 6 could be better than Google Wallet.
Yves Carcelle, the charismatic executive who transformed Louis Vuitton, died on Sunday in Paris. He was 66, the NYT reports.
Top political risk experts and economists identify the regions that pose some of biggest geopolitical risks to the world economy in months to come.
Have industry types been too quick to write off much-loved CD shops? Figures for HMV show that its new owners are battling back and trying to take Amazon's crown.
As with any famous coffee chain, there is a history behind Starbucks' success.
McDonald's will increase the number of audits it conducts of suppliers in China, after a food scandal in July dented China sales.
One company is putting the bling into university travel by offering a $41,500 deal to students wanting to arrive by private jet.
As they struggle to find new business to bolster earnings, banks consider the nation’s 25 million veterans and service members ideal customers.
General Motors is preparing to launch the world's first mass-produced cars with eye- and head-tracking technology that can tell whether drivers are distracted.
Investors willing to do extra homework to prepare a shopping list of stocks could reap big rewards from a "buy the dip" strategy.
Michael Santoli, Yahoo! Finance, and the "Squawk Alley" team, discusses the nationwide decision by Germany to ban the Uber ride sharing service. Re/code senior editor Arik Hesseldahl, provides insight.
Re/code senior editor Arik Hesseldahl, discusses Apple's investigation into a potential cyberattack of its iCloud service.
CNBC's Sara Eisen runs through today's S&P 500 winners and losers.