The G-20 leading nations are close to adding an extra $2 trillion to the global economy, but Europe's stagnation remains a major stumbling block.» Read More
Investors hoping to leave politics aside to focus on fundamentals aren't going to get their wish yet.
Amid all the politicking this past week, the bond market started throwing up a recession signal. The question is whether it's a blip or a true omen.
Speaker John Boehner told fellow Republicans on Saturday House talks stalled, shifting the focus to Senate efforts to end the twin stalemates.
Berlusconi has formally asked to do a year of community service rather than be jailed or put under house arrest after his conviction for tax fraud.
Republicans were prepared to offer a deal featuring both an increase in the debt limit and an end to the government shutdown in return for spending cuts.
Three of the most famous U.S. National Parks will reopen in coming days after state governors reached deals despite an ongoing government shutdown.
The Toronto Star sent reporter Raveena Aulakh to work undercover at a Bangladesh garment factory and found a nine-year-old girl working there.
Apple's newest phone apparently comes with a very Windows-like feature.
Stock traders are turning to Twitter's daily stream of rumors and gossip to find the market-moving chatter they once heard in bars or the elevator.
Hundreds of employees from some of Britain's biggest contractors are temporarily out of work, as a result of the U.S. political stalemate that has led to a partial shutdown of the country's government.
Tired of the failures of first-class travel and with a couple of million to spare? Is it time to buy a private jet?
Stop worrying about a deepening crisis: The Republicans are realizing their strategy of shutting down the government was a disastrous failure.
Studies suggest the American wealthy could be even more generous than they already are, so why don't they give more? It depends who you ask.
JPMorgan Chase swung to a loss in the third quarter, as a raft of legal and regulatory problems forced the U.S.'s largest bank to pay more than $9 billion in charges.
Christian Davis, editor of Drinks International and Alex Kratena, head bartender at Artesian Bar, discuss why Artesian is ranked the world's best bar.
A California jury found Toyota not liable in a wrongful death lawsuit over alleged defects that caused some vehicles to unexpectedly accelerate.
Sterling may be near nine-month highs against a basket of currencies but for some forex strategists, time is running out for the pound's rally.
Hedge funds and sovereign wealth funds take the lion's share in the Royal Mail privatization as shares soar in conditional trading.
The European Union needs to change its policies toward energy subsidies, regulations and emissions targets, the chief executives of Europe's leading energy companies told CNBC on Friday.
Global wealth has hit a record high of $241 trillion, seeing a 68 percent boost over the past 10 years, but the distribution is skewed.
Piracy is exploding in the world’s most heavily trafficked commercial waterway, and organized crime is the force behind it.
New research has found that unresolved problems at home could result in stress at work.
Saudi Arabia's ex-head of intelligence has criticized U.S. anti-terrorism tactics, saying Obama was wrong to rule out troops in Syria and Iraq.
A Promo video for CNBC Meets HRH The Duke of York
CNBC Meets' Tania Bryer speaks to HRH The Duke of York, second son of reigning monarch Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh.
In part two, HRH The Duke of York, Prince Andrew talks about his latest charitable projects, public duties and how he addresses his mother, The Queen.
Chinese stocks stormed higher in recent months, but charts indicate they may face a period of consolidation.
Gold fell on concerns that a strong dollar and improving economy could damp demand, and silver charts suggest that bullion may not regain upward momentum soon.
Charts suggest that the downtrend in the euro/dollar is firm ahead of the European Central Bank's (ECB) policy meeting on Thursday.