Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is stepping down under pressure, the first Cabinet-level casualty of the November elections.» Read More
UPS and FedEx have received licenses in China to extend express package services to Beijing and other cities without needing joint-venture partners.
New U.S. claims for unemployment benefits rose more than expected last week, as July import prices fell on lower petroleum costs.
The Middle East and other oil-producing countries are hotbeds of instability. So why is oil falling instead of rising?
Cisco's revenue guidance was solid, though EPS was a little light. Gross margins held up. So why the angst?
Some investors are wondering whether it's time to invest in financial stocks. The answer depends on who you ask.
There's decent economic data, but a number of companies are still not getting much traction. Macy's is a good example of this.
Burger King is getting rid of the lower-calorie french fries it introduced less than a year ago.
FINRA raises the following caution flags on equity-indexed annuities.
Most students rely on parents to help with at least some of their college costs, but here are some things to do when they can't help.
Once again, President Obama’s annual family vacation to Martha’s Vineyard has become a target for critics.
No matter how fast, smart and powerful our phones get, they still often die by mid-day if we leave our charger behind.
A group of California farm workers voted on whether to kick out the United Farm Workers. That was last November.
The record gap between America's rich and poor is shaping an uneven housing recovery that threatens to hold back the broader economic revival. The FT reports.
Why hasn't Washington reformed corporate taxation? The answer is simple. It's not a priority. Not for Democrats, Republicans or big business.
The short-term U.S. wholesale funding market remains vulnerable to runs and other crisis-era risks, an influential Federal Reserve official said.
U.S. retail sales were unexpectedly flat in July, pointing to some loss of momentum in the economy.
The seemingly "unlimited ability" of colleges to increase costs has "run its course" as a business model for higher education, Purdue's Mitch Daniels tells CNBC.
The bets against smaller biotech firms are usually stock specific, but the industry as a whole offers unique opportunities for short sellers.
Airlines from the United States and abroad have turned the in-flight safety video into an art form in recent years. We found the most entertaining.
Often saddled with debt, young shoppers are looking for smaller, cheaper vehicles, and are more likely to do their research online.
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