Since last Christmas, retailers have taken aim at Amazon by improving their online shopping capabilities and chipping away at its price advantage.
The European Central Bank's President Mario Draghi urged EU leaders to contribute to efforts in avoiding a "relapse into recession."
Standard & Poor's affirmed its ratings on Russia Friday, providing relief to markets that had feared a downgrade.
Even before they are published Sunday, speculation over who is going to pass the tests and whether they're tough enough has reached fever pitch.
Italy's top court cleared fashion designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana over charges of tax evasion.
President Vladimir Putin accused the United States of making the world a more dangerous place by imposing a "unilateral diktat" in diplomacy.
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Thierry Leyne, a banker and partner of Dominique Strauss-Kahn, died in an apparent suicide life, The New York Times reports.
Businesses don't have much faith that recent college hires will stick around for very long, a new survey says.
Britain's Prime Minister has slammed the European Union's demands for an additional 2.1 billion euros, branding it "unacceptable".
The euro zone’s controversial plans for a closer banking union have been given some influential backing from this year’s Nobel economics prize winner.
Taxi app company would not rule out a return to the U.S. market, the chief executive tells CNBC.
American universities produce the majority of the world's billionaires, according to this year's Wealth-X and UBS Billionaire Census report.
The latest U.K. figures show that growth in the services sector slowed the most in the third quarter.
Global equity strategists pick out U.S. sectors and stocks that could be affected in Friday's trading session on the back of the NY Ebola case.
The diagnosis of a New York Ebola case pushed Europe stocks lower, spurring worries that Wall Street may give up recent gains.
Nearly 30 years after their demise at the hands of CDs and downloads, 20th century music formats - vinyl LP and cassettes - are staging a comeback.
China's top leaders wrapped up their four-day Fourth Plenum on Thursday, promising to enhance the rule of law in the world's second largest economy.
330 million urban households globally live in substandard housing or are so financially stretched by housing costs they forgo other basic needs.
If global policy makers are to fully "open the spigots" by extending accommodative monetary policy it could create bubbles in some asset markets.
Japan's Nikkei had a huge day on Monday, surging 4 percent in 16 months, as investors scooped up bargains after a rout last week.
The Dow Jones entered negative territory, while the S&P 500 and NASDAQ posted their worst weeks since 2012, leading traders to warn of a correction.
Nymex crude oil fell below $90 per barrel for the first time in 17 month last week amid signs of a supply glut, and charts suggest further downside.