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Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen offered an upbeat assessment on the U.S. economy in a meeting with Senate Democrats, according to media reports.
Valuations for energy companies may not have fallen far enough to spark dealmaking, two analysts tell CNBC.
The pace of business activity in the U.S. Midwest in January accelerated unexpectedly in January, a report showed on Friday.
The corporate "tax holiday" plan to pay for infrastructure projects is supported by Sens. Rand Paul and Barbara Boxer, the Journal says.
After years of giving investors the cold shoulder, Amazon.com is starting to warm up to Wall Street.
President Obama will dedicate $215 million in his budget request to a program that will target the underlying cause of disease.
Chevron reported fourth-quarter earnings and revenue that beat analysts' expectations on Friday.
The drugmaker has engaged in $100 billion of M&A in the last year, but CEO Brent Saunders told CNBC it is committed to innovation.
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The US Senate has passed the final Keystone bill which now faces veto by President Obama.
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Two new studies discuss turning stem cells into hair cells and transplanting them onto bald spots.
Yoga apparel has taken off, but until now, there wasn't a push for yoga footwear. Will Deckers' bet pay off?
Analysts had expected the price to fall within a range of $17 to $19 a share, up from the original forecast of $14 to $16 a share.
During a Reddit "Ask Me Anything" discussion Wednesday, Bill Gates said that we should be worried about AI becoming too powerful.
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A CNBC survey reveals that in a head-to-head runoff, Hillary Clinton will win the 2016 presidential election over Jeb Bush.
Pornography may be illegal in China, but Playboy Enterprises - the pioneer of print adult entertainment - sees it as one of its most promising markets.
A pair of fight watchers filed a class-action suit against Manny Pacquiao and Top Rank, alleging failure to disclose the fighter's shoulder injury.
David Palmer, RBC Capital Markets, discusses his summer forecast for Wendy's McDonald's and Burger King.
After a weak crude oil draw, where inventories fell by 3.9 million barrels, Francisco Blanch, BofA Merrill Lynch head of commodities, discusses whether oil is just up from here.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports the draw down in crude oil inventories came in more than expected.