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NYU said on Wednesday that it would no longer lend money to top employees to buy vacation homes and would grant faculty members more participation in school decisions. NYT reports.
Warren Buffett may be regarded as one of the greatest investors of all time, but the stocks his company holds have been not so great this quarter.
Stung by a rapid rise in interest rates, stocks plunge in their worst selling spree since June, raising the question of whether a long anticipated correction has begun.
It may be that the consumer is not that weak, but rather that the traditional retailers are weak. Consumers are are buying cars, houses and goods on the Internet.
Weekly jobless claims have been on an inexorable path lower this summer. So have paychecks.
President Barack Obama condemned Egypt's interim government Thursday, saying the United States was canceling a joint military operation in protest of violence that left 525 dead.
Factory activity in the U.S. mid-Atlantic region weakened in August as new orders fell and the pace of hiring slowed, a survey showed on Thursday.
A lean supply of homes for sale is boosting confidence among U.S. home builders, according to a monthly sentiment survey from the National Association of Home Builders.
Billionaire investor George Soros has been busy stocking up on hedge fund favorites as he joined others in dumping gold exchange traded fund (ETF) holdings in the second quarter.
Cisco resources will be shifted to areas like cloud computing, mobility and Internet products, CEO John Chambers says.
Although market multiples are edging down, investors should expect the S&P 500 to go as high as 1,900 over the next 15 months, a top strategist tells CNBC.
New York state's manufacturing sector slowed slightly this month but the pace of hiring picked up and companies' outlook for the future brightened, a report showed on Thursday.
New claims for unemployment benefits fell to a near six-year low last week, while U.S. consumer prices remained largely benign in July.
Some say an Apple acquisition of Twitter would make sense. But the ship seems to have sailed.
Cisco stock plunges after it announced plans to lay off 4,000 employees, or 5 percent of its work force.
As the debate rages over who benefits from the Affordable Care Act, one thing is becoming clear: The controversial program is a dream for con artists.
It’s been awhile since Congress created a budget crisis, but this fall is ripe with opportunity for fiscal chaos.
Travelers who aren't loyal to a certain airline may still earn rewards for flying—from their airport. More airports are offering frequent travelers perks such as exclusive lounges.
Virtual currency bitcoin is to be investigated by both the FBI and the Senate Committee that oversees the Department of Homeland Security.
It turns out there are three types of materialists—and for one of them, shopping is a "virtuous" cycle that actually decreases loneliness, a study finds.
"The Kudlow Report" will end its run this month, CNBC said on Friday, with host Larry Kudlow moving into a senior contributor role for the network.
The Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance kicks off this weekend, with avid collectors and first-time buyers.
The chief executive officer of virtual currency exchange First Meta Pte committed suicide in Singapore last month.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports Malaysia Airlines has lost contact with one of its planes carrying 239 people.
Discussing what sectors they love in the stock market and where they are deploying their cash, with Phil Orlando, Federated chief equity strategist, and John Rutledge, SAFANAD chief investment strategist.
Discussing the Fed's impact jobs and the state of the U.S. economy, with Joseph LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank chief U.S. economist, and Steven Ricchiuto, Mizuho Securities chief U.S. economist.