Consumer sentiment dipped modestly in early March, entirely due to reduced expectations for the future, a survey showed.» Read More
U.S. consumer spending rose strongly in January, with income gains keeping pace during the month.
According to a survey, 86 percent of Americans thinks it's not at all acceptable to cheat on taxes. Only 60 percent are motivated by fear of an audit.
Google is diversifying into everything from smart meters to clean energy. This is making it hard for analysts to place a value on the search giant.
Richest people in the world are now worth a combined $6.4 trillion, according to Forbes. Record-breaking number up from $5.4 trillion last year.
Comcast is considering spinning off 3 million subscribers into a publicly traded company, according to sources familiar with the matter.
U.S. aviation regulators plan to propose improving cockpit automation to help prevent pilot errors that have caused fatal airline crashes.
U.S. small businesses borrowed more money in January than they did a year earlier, signaling continued growth in the economy.
Japan's Fast Retailing, which owns Uniqlo, is in talks to buy J. Crew, reported the Wall Street Journal, citing a source.
The effects of climate change, "if any," have not affected the insurance market, Warren Buffett told CNBC—adding he's not calculating catastrophe probabilities differently.
Americans and their elected officials continue to resist cuts to almost any specific program, big or small.
Tech problems at several states' Obamacare enrollment websites are so bad that the government is giving some people relief via loosened subsidy rules.
Even if it isn't a bubble, the tech sector has had a pretty big run, and it might be time to look at some cautious ways to target tech-stock returns.
Connecticut and New York have found a way around federal budget cuts that played a central role in the massive farm bill passed this month.
The fight over the Democratic proposal to raise the minimum wage to $10.10 is vocal and heated as ever.
Your financial data could be in jeopardy if you haven't installed the latest security patch for iOS.
When it comes to tax refunds, many Americans say they plan to do something virtuous with the money they get back. But that's not what really happens.
If the slowdown in the U.S. economy turns out to be more than just weather, St. Louis Fed's Bullard is still unlikely to revise his positive forecast.
The U.S. slashed its estimate for fourth-quarter growth as consumer spending and exports were less robust than initially thought.
Global airlines are increasingly rewarding wealthy fliers with something more intangible: physical distance between them and everyone else.
Apple is facing $2 billion in damages if found guilty of allegations by a German patent-holding company that it infringed on a cellphone technology.
Sophie Miller, Boston University College Republicans; Alex Smith, College Republican National Committee chair; Michael Maisel, New York University student Democrat, provide perspective on millennial enrollment under the Affordable Care Act.
How to play geopolitical uncertainties, with John Rutledge, Safanad chief investment strategist; Abigail Doolittle, Peak Theories; and Zane Brown, Lord Abbett.
NBC's Tom Costello reports the latest details on the missing Malaysia Flight 307. The Indian Ocean is the newest focus for the missing plane.