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GM said that it has told its North American dealers to stop selling new and used Chevrolet Cruze sedans from model years 2013 and 2014.
IHS Automotive said Jeep is winning over more buyers from other brands and also holding on to a higher percentage of its current buyers.
The Republican party establishment has forgotten about the free-enterprise and limited-government principles that the country needs to get back on track, Sen. Marco Rubio tells CNBC.
The SEC finally issued an order to start a pilot to trade small caps in increments other than a penny.
Moody's upgraded its rating on California's general obligation debt, citing the state's improving financial position and employment growth.
Just when you thought restaurants had run out of desserts to combine, a new hybrid has hit select Carl's Jr. menus.
The word "unexpectedly" for negative economic data has become a much-mocked cliché, but this week's first-quarter GDP number deserves an exception. The Fiscal Times reports.
Philip Morris cut its 2014 earnings forecast saying it is proving to be a "complex and truly atypical" year for the company.
Alcoa announced it plans to acquire jet engine component maker Firth Rixson from Oak Hill Capital Partners for $2.85 billion in cash and stock.
A Chinese tycoon served up a fancy lunch Wednesday to the homeless at a Central Park restaurant, but caught grief from attendees expecting cash.
After a dive in volume two weeks ago, applications for mortgage refinances and home purchase loans were little changed last week, data show.
By holding off until the end of the year to make plan contributions, companies may be hindering their employees from saving enough for retirement.
Here are a few ideas for how to make a million dollars after age 70.
New York AG Eric Schneiderman will file a securities fraud lawsuit against Barclays for its use of "dark pools" on Wednesday.
The Supreme Court ruling against Aereo was a very "pro-consumer thing" and a "terrific victory" for content providers, CBS CEO Leslie Moonves said.
The White House said on Wednesday there had been no change to U.S. policy on exports of crude oil.
Small-business owners are worried about climate change and imagining power outages and tainted water supplies, according to a new report.
A federal appeals court and a US District Judge ruled that Utah and Indiana cannot prevent gay people from getting married.
The U.S. economy contracted at a steeper pace than previously estimated in the first quarter as durable goods fell sharply.
The U.S. Supreme Court reversed a lower court decision and ruled 6-to-3 that the TV startup Aereo violated copyright law.
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No matter which way Scotland votes on independence, experts say kilt prices won't go akilter.
It's billed as "the "most powerful muscle car ever," and its maker sounds satisfied with its EPA ratings, USA Today reports.
Royal Caribbean is introducing a robot bartender, but Issac from 'The Love Boat' isn't worried. NBC News reports.
CNBC's managing editor Allen Wastler discusses which stories are hot among readers on CNBC's new smartphone app, while supporting Scotland's right to vote today.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields.
Spirit Airlines is often criticized for its pricing strategies, but it's paying off, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau. Also, LeBeau shares his opinions on "passenger shaming."