Oil prices fell to a five-year low on Monday, after Morgan Stanley cut its 2015 forecast for Brent crude.
Her brother posted an image of her afflicted cat on Reddit, and within days she was able to quit her waitressing job.
With Russia hit hard by a slump in the ruble, tumbling oil prices and sanctions, could Vladimir Putin be wondering whether Ukraine was worth it?
CFOs have told CNBC that softer growth in China and the threat of deflation in the euro zone are the two biggest issues their firms are facing.
Falling oil prices have side-swiped Venezuela's government finances, spurring default concerns, but it isn't clear if contagion effects will emerge.
A record-setting 4.16-pound white truffle was sold for $61,250 at a New York City auction Saturday to a food and wine lover from Taiwan.
Technology stocks will go "nuts" in 2015 thanks to growth in the U.S. and the "normalization" of interest rates, HSBC told CNBC.
The Russian President accused the Western powers of "pure cynicism" in Ukraine in a key speech to his country, as its economy worsens.
Despite the political chaos in Sweden, deflation and stagnation pose a bigger threat to the triple-A rated economy.
The head of the Bank of Cyprus - which made history by seizing depositors' money during the financial crisis – said the lender is back on its feet.
Ronald Reagan's support of a federal gas tax hike in 1982 is being used by politicians on both sides of the aisle.
Despite a well-publicized drive to combat graft, China has been labeled more corrupt this year than it was in 2013.
Eastern Europe has established itself on the global trade stage - and it is a key exporter of some extraordinary products.
The Chancellor of the Exchequer announced lower medium-term forecasts for the U.K.'s economic growth Wednesday - and hiked taxes for multinationals.
A top Russian policymaker issued a warning to Moldova as election results showed that pro-EU parties were edging toward victory.
French bank Societe General has told investors to steer clear of U.K. assets and sell sterling due to risks from "zero" reform and political deadlock.
Against the backdrop of ruble depreciation and oil price decline, analysts are wondering what Russia’s “superhero” president will do next.
For Saudi Arabia, blocking cuts in oil production protects market share. But for Venezuela, it may mean "game over" for the economy.
A company that sells truffles said it is auctioning off a huge truffle in New York with proceeds that will go to charity.
Thousands of French bosses took to the streets on Monday at the start of a week of coordinated protests against the Socialist government's regulations and high taxes.