California's mountains have risen more than half an inch, thanks to the absence of water to weigh them down, a study found. NBC News reports.» Read More
Microsoft says it will produce a larger version of its Surface tablet to make the device more compelling as a laptop replacement.
The average price of a gallon of gasoline in the U.S. fell for the first time in three months, dropping about 3.5 cents over the past two weeks.
The "green" corporate bond market will double in size this year, according to Standard & Poor's ratings services.
President Obama will gather business leaders on Tuesday to boost a program the White House says has helped bring $18 billion in investments.
At least 11 people are sick in four unnamed states with E. coli infections, Food Safety and Inspection Service officials said.
Chipotle is asking customers not to bring guns into its stores after it says gun rights advocates recently brought military-style assault rifles into one of its restaurants.
Instead of criticizing foreign deals, we should be talking about corporate-tax reform to bring business—and jobs—back to the US, says Jake Novak.
BP has suffered a decisive setback in its court battle to limit the cost of its settlement for victims of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster, the FT reports.
Wealth manager Michael Yoshikami has a serious case of yield rage. Here's why.
Happy is an animated Happy Meal box with a set of teeth on the front and a pair of cartoon arms and legs.
It's last call for more of New York's Irish pubs as rising rents and changing tastes shutter some bars.
The Justice Department filed a criminal complaint against Swiss bank Credit Suisse on Monday, alleging the bank conspired to help clients evade taxes.
The highest-paid president of a public college or university was Ohio State's E. Gordon Gee, according to a study. How much did he make?
Middle-class seniors want to stay in their homes and communities as they grow old, but escalating costs have them looking at cohabitation.
Too many people fall far behind on their student loan payments for no good reason. Here's how you can avoid that. The NYT reports.
In addition to customer data points, there is an enormous amount of money to be made for businesses catering to the cash-free consumer.
The financial world's piñata may have been broken, and it looks like it's raining treats.
Maybe AT&T can give DirecTV the firepower to get the NFL Sunday Ticket renewed, an analyst tells CNBC. "If they were to lose that package, that would have been catastrophic."
Facebook is going head to head with rival Snapchat in the video-chat app market as the former tries to win back users from the popular messaging app.
The move follows a widespread credit-card breach at the discount retailer and troubles at its Canadian stores.
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As regulators crack down on natural gas flaring in North Dakota, energy companies are scrambling to meet the rules.
Love Cloud Vegas is an airline where people pay to go airborne so they can join the Mile High Club.
Burning Man is no longer a niche event, and a growing number of businesses are booming because of it.
Mad Money's Jim Cramer rails against mutual funds and explains why he thinks a cheap S&P 500 index fund is the least bad way to passively manage your money-better than the vast bulk of actively managed funds.
While Keurig Green Mountain has been on fire for the last couple of years, could investors get roasted in the months ahead?
Financials were one of the best performing sectors last week but investing in the whole sector may not be a wise decision. Here's why.