Applications for U.S. home mortgages fell in the latest week as interest rates edged higher, an industry group said on Wednesday.» Read More
President Obama is playing politics with his choice for Fed chair, but he'll get his nominee confirmed, said Glenn Hubbard, advisor to Romney's 2012 presidential campaign.
Amid the Major League Baseball doping scandal, many fans are reacting in two ways: a wide yawn and a quick flash of their credit cards to gobble up more games and gear.
The pace of growth in the US services sector accelerated in July, picking up from a three-year low as new orders surged to their highest level in five months.
Bucking widespread expectations on Wall Street, the Fed won't begin to scale back its bond buying before year-end, said Jeffrey Saut, chief investment strategist at Raymond James.
U.S. consumer spending has remained largely flat for the last three months, Gallup reported on Monday, in contrast to other indicators suggesting otherwise.
T.J. Maxx plans to open an online store this year, as does rival Saks' Off Fifth outlets, making 2013 the year tech may have caught up with the speed of fashion.
The battle over Herbalife intensified as George Soros has taken a large long position in the nutritional supplements maker, according to sources.
Video shows the Virginia Avenue Bridge in Indianapolis getting hit by multiple tall trucks. In all, seven area bridges have been hit more than 400 times. Bad GPS may be to blame.
Twelve million Gen Y-ers make more than $100,000, and many of them are not saddled with the six-digit student debt held by doctors and lawyers.
A CNBC.com analysis of large state and local municipal pension plans finds they face an array of financial burdens as workforces near retirement.
Federal agents are trained to "recreate" the investigative trail to effectively cover up where the information originated.
The world may not be ready for another dot-com boom, but Wall Street is definitely warming up to IPOs again.
U.S. equity funds saw a record inflow of $40.3 billion in July, as the S&P 500 and Dow scale new heights in what some are calling an "invincible summer" for the country's stocks.
President Obama's move to overturn an import ban risks undermining the US's aggressive push for stricter intellectual property regimes around the world.The FT reports.
One of the biggest contributors to the ongoing decline of the U.S. nuclear industry is booming natural gas development, according to a new study.
Since the financial crisis, the wealthy have become the nation's top cash hoarders, filling up deposit accounts and money markets at a rapid clip.
Time Warner Cable has dropped CBS in New York, LA, Dallas and several other markets after a deadline expired. "We deeply regret this ill-advised action ..." CBS said.
August is traditionally deadsville for equity trading, but it's particularly dead for the IPO business. Everyone shuts down until September. Not this year....
President Obama is in the process of interviewing three candidates for the position at the helm of the central bank: Larry Summers, Janet Yellen, and a dark horse, Donald Kohn.
The CME Group paused trading in some Treasury contracts shortly before the jobs report on Friday after big orders hit the market.
President Obama played straight man to comic Zach Galifianakis, subjecting himself to a biting interview in order to tout Obamacare.
Dion also said in a "Squawk Box" interview that aired Wednesday the music business is not what it used to be. She also contended that live performances are still the best way to experience her music.
Stocks are likely to suffer in the short term, but jumping out of the market is not a smart move, said Jack Bogle.
Jim Cramer goes behind the scenes on the Ensco 99 oil rig in Louisiana for a behind-the-scenes look at life on an oil rig.
CNBC's Jim Cramer shares his thoughts on New Jersey's ban on direct auto sales. This is hard to understand, says Cramer.
Brian White, Cantor Fitzgerald, provides perspective on Apple's aggressive move into the music business. This adds to the attractiveness of what Apple is doing, says While.