U.S. crude on Tuesday rose above $60 per barrel for the first time since December 11, 2014.
The frequency is more important than the timing of interest rate hikes by the Fed, according to the managing director of S&P Dow Jones Indices.
Microsoft will include support for a middle finger emoji on the Windows 10 operating system for mobile and desktop computers.
Mike Lynch said Hewlett-Packard had failed to produce a "smoking gun" to back its claim that he masterminded a fraud to inflate the value of Autonomy before it was bought.
Last week, millions placed their bets – and lost - on the “fight of the century” when Mayweather Jr. beat Pacquiao... including an political leader.
In contrast to its luxury auto and air engine roots, Rolls-Royce is forming a "fracking" joint venture with a U.K. engineering company.
The Scottish National Party's representation in the U.K. parliament is set to skyrocket to around 50 seats from just six, making it the third-biggest party.
The head of Russia's Rosneft earns at least 15-20 million rubles a month, the oil company said on Tuesday, disclosing Igor Sechin's basic salary after President Vladimir Putin encouraged greater wage transparency.
Germany's disciplinarian Finance Minister rebuffs report saying the IMF was insisting on more debt relief for Greece.
With speculation rife over how long Saudi Arabia is content to see oil prices slump, the country's oil minister said only Allah knows about prices.
CNBC follows Greece's Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis around the world, assessing his first three months in the job.
Amazon’s UK site has reported an 83 percent spike in grey hair colour products year-on-year.
Jeffrey Gundlach has made a bold recommendation to investors: Buy Puerto Rican bonds. Here's his thinking.
"We're fighting on" to get a deal with Greece, the head of the Eurogroup Working Group tells CNBC.
Online lodging broker Airbnb has figured out how to do business in Cuba, despite its extremely low Internet penetration.
A banana delivery to a chain of German supermarkets has sparked a police investigation when staff found packets of cocaine inside the boxes instead of fruit.
The 25 managers on the list made a mere $11.62 billion, which was only a bit more than half of what last year's group pulled in.
What happens when you combine the power of live online broadcasting with extreme-eating contests like those depicted on television show "Man v. Food"?
Shares in global bank rise on Q1 results just days after its annual general meeting, at which it said that it was considering moving from London.
Google has acquired start-up Timeful, an app that can schedule events into your calendar to work around what you already have planned.
Europe’s newest “state” called Liberland has welcomed its first citizens, after a small group of libertarians declared independence for a patch of land on the border between Croatia and Serbia.
The U.K. has become disillusioned with the two main parties. Why and what does it mean for the 2015 general election?
After the birth the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's second child, CNBC takes a look at which brands been boosted by "the Kate Middleton effect."
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.
The Nasdaq's move above 5132 has sparked concerns that this would signal the end of an uptrend. But chart analysis suggests otherwise.
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.