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Obama’s failure to address the high-skilled visa problem is a huge mistake, says Larry Kudlow.
Ex-Wall Streeter Turney Duff live blogs the Convenant House Sleep Out, where executives and celebrities sleep on the street for a night to raise awareness and money for homeless youth.
The BoE is investigating whether its officials knew of the possible manipulation of auctions designed to inject money into the credit markets. The FT reports.
Royal Bank of Scotland admitted it submitted erroneous data for European bank stress tests in October and had in fact only just scraped through.
Sergei Lavrov accused the West of trying to use sanctions imposed on Moscow in the Ukraine crisis to seek "regime change" in Russia.
The European parliament is poised to call for a break-up of Google, in one of the most brazen assaults so far on the technology group's power.
Central banks in Europe and China on Friday announced moves to ease credit. But the action may have limited impact.
When China cuts interest rates, McDonald's outperforms the market five days later and makers of stone and gravel also beat the market, history shows.
China's economy is slowing as global demand remains too low for its manufacturing capacity and labor costs rise, Peter Baum said.
Ultra-fast 5G internet could kick off at the soccer World Cup in 2018, backed by two of China and Russia's biggest telecoms companies.
Global equity markets jumped on Friday morning after the Chinese central bank unexpectedly cut interest rates to boost its flagging economic growth.
Russia may cut oil production to shore up flagging prices, but no decision has been made yet, its energy minister said.
Greece's budget for 2015 has put it at loggerheads again with the "Troika" of international monitors.
Growing social unrest in Mexico culminated in a mass protest on the streets of its capital Thursday, with reports of fierce clashes between demonstrators and police.
A end of a 400-year-old rule that means British pubs can now pick and choose their ales, won't lead to cheaper beer, a major pub boss warned.
Media-market experts are claiming that the new podcast "Serial" could mark a sea-change in listening and advertising habits.
Friday marks one year since protests erupted in Kiev, which snowballed into the biggest upheaval Ukraine has seen since the end of the Soviet Union.
The euro zone is likely to stay stagnant and the ECB stands ready to act fast to combat low inflation, says President Mario Draghi.
The UK Independence Party's (UKIP) latest triumph at the ballot box brings a potential exit by the U.K. from the EU closer, analysts have warned CNBC.
World powers are hoping to come to an agreement over the country's nuclear program on Monday, but analysts and officials involved in negotiations are pessimistic that an agreement can be found by then.
HSBC Chairman Douglas Flint told CNBC that relocating the bank's headquarters back to Hong Kong "would be potentially interesting" on Friday.
The numbers of women entering convents in England and Wales has hit a 25-year high, according to new figures released on Thursday.
European leaders could announce the use of military force after meeting on Thursday to discuss measures to tackle the migrant crisis.
CNBC Meets' Tania Bryer speaks to celebrated soprano opera singer Jessye Norman, who speaks about her childhood growing up in Augusta, Georgia.
In part two, Norman talks about her big break in opera and some of the challenges she faced early on in her career, as well as her frustrations with the "racialism" she feels still exists in U.S. Congress.
As Jessye Norman tells CNBC that she once considered running for Congress, CNBC looks at some celebrities who've dabbled in politics.
A period of consolidation has investors worried that the Dow's long-term uptrend has run its course, but charts suggest otherwise.
Oil prices rose as the framework Iran deal offers little chance for a increase in oil exports, but charts suggest it's too early to expect any price rise.
The Shanghai Composite has rallied sharply this year, outperforming its regional peers in the first quarter, and charts suggest further upside is likely.