The liberation of this Syrian city marks a turning point in the war against ISIS, says David Phillips.» Read More
If you look at the global financial markets, you'd think that something dramatic had happened to send sentiment diving off a cliff after January 1. "What happened to the glorious 2013 rally?," Steve Sedgwick asks.
While you were uploading baby pictures, Facebook was quietly becoming Twitter. #interesting
As European integration continues, German Chancellor Merkel will push for "binding contracts" as a major building block toward the euro area fiscal union.
While the "Fragile Five" have been among the hardest hit amid the turmoil in emerging markets, the threat of a full-fledged crisis remains low.
From Richard Sherman's outburst to Peyton Manning's style, here are some lessons executives can learn from the NFL.
Wall Street guys will bet on ANYTHING. It's in their DNA. Former trader Raj Mahal offers up his bets on everything from the Super Bowl to Olympic curling.
Sure there was talk of women's issues at Davos but this female CEO says one of the questions she got asked a lot was: Are you here as a spouse?
As we approach the highly anticipated Super Bowl, there's one dark cloud that doesn't seem to want to pass over the NFL: The concussion lawsuit, says former NFL player Jack Brewer.
Some people gave Google a pass on the failed Motorola experiment because they're rich and powerful but here's the lesson they need to learn, says Jon Fortt.
After data breaches at big name retailers rattled customers, this MasterCard executive says now is the time to upgrade credit-card technology.
Apologies to Harry Potter fans, but J.K. Rowling doesn't belong on the CNBC list of the top 25 business movers and shakers over the last 25 years.
As CNBC seeks to find the 25 most influential leaders, Buzzfeed's Jon Steinberg argues it should include some famous failures, including WorldCom's Ebbers and Enron's Lay.
CNBC is remembering the most impactful leaders of the past 25 years — and we can't do that without acknowledging some of the villains who changed the world like Milken and Madoff.
The Fed taper may be one of the sure things for 2014 — get ready for volatility, especially in developing economies, says Wharton Professor Joao Gomes.
This argument that the rich keep getting richer while the majority have hit a brick wall is full of holes, says Troy University's Daniel Smith.
Rep. Paul Ryan tells CNBC that President Barack Obama's State of the Union address didn't contain any new ideas.
Obama's State of the Union address seemed more about surviving the midterm elections than anything — and he "has reason to be nervous," said political strategist Sara Fagen.
Here’s a five-point reality check for why people need to stop bashing Davos as an irrelevant gathering of the elite. By the executive director of Wharton's Risk Management Center.
Billionaire hedge fund manager Paul Singer feels for the poor but thinks increasing minimum wages is a terrible idea.
Left-wing policies in the emerging markets like Argentina, Brazil and Turkey are to blame for the recent U.S. stock market tumble.