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Presidential candidates traded accusations over political corruption in a last ditch attempt to sway undecided voters.
Any underperforming company can come under attack from an activist investor. Hedge funds ponder whether Amazon will be targeted next.
NJ Department of Health says healthcare worker has tested negative in a preliminary test for Ebola, but remains in quarantine.
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.
President Vladimir Putin accused the United States of making the world a more dangerous place by imposing a "unilateral diktat" in diplomacy.
In the wake of a deadly attack this week in Canada, traders have been forced to reconcile the potential of increased terrorism. What you must know?
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.
New York City's first Ebola case has raised complex issues of how to trace the possible contacts of an infected patient, the NYT reports.
Europe needs to be more pro-active in helping Ukraine in its struggle against Russia, billionaire investor George Soros told CNBC on Thursday.
A badly lit photo of an off-the-rack dress broke the Internet, spawning arguments, memes and pseudo-science over its "real" colors.
There’s so many types of beer to choose from, however, it looks like the long-term trends for beer is falling flat.
Societe Generale's notoriously bearish strategist, Albert Edwards, has poured scorn on the belief that the U.S. economy is recovering.
The latest episode of CNBC Meets features Lauren Bush Lauren, founder and CEO of FEED, niece of former President George W. Bush and the granddaughter of former President George H. W. Bush.
CNBC Meets' Tania Bryer speaks to niece of former U.S. President George W. Bush, and founder of social business FEED, Lauren Bush Lauren.
In part two, Bush Lauren talks about some of the early FEED products first released and the challenges she faced launching the group back in 2007.
Weaker-than-expected U.S. housing data lifted gold prices from a seven-week low, but charts suggest that investors shouldn't get too excited.
Oil has managed a rebound in the past three weeks. Technical analysis suggests a consolidation is under way, but a firm uptrend isn't in place yet.
New stimulus from the BOJ boosted the dollar-yen in the final quarter of 2014, but as upward momentum wans, charts suggest a test is at hand.