Jobless claims tumbled sharply in the latest week, but so did housing starts in August, which plummeted by more than 14 percent.» Read More
Quality is becoming more important than price, according to the American Customer Service Index.
On the floor of the NYMEX, low volatility is forcing traders to try out new strategies—and crossword puzzles.
Chipmaker SanDisk said it would buy flash storage device maker Fusion-io for about $1.1 billion.
How do you know when you’re being played in this market? This ex-Galleon trader offers insight on how you know — and how you play them right back.
The Ford Escape is living up to its name when it comes to popularity with thieves, a new study says.
Warren Buffett is categorically denying money manager David Winters' comments speculating that Coca-Cola could be taken private.
Republican Gov. Rick Perry tells CNBC that he doesn't "necessarily condone" what he referred to as the gay "lifestyle," nor does he "condemn it either."
The severe drought in the Southwest and other parts of the country is causing pain. But most Americans seem to take it in stride.
With its cost-effective technology, Space X is disrupting an industry that promises to be the biggest innovation economy in human history.
Get to your new job in a new ride, but don't overspend. Stick to a sticker-price limit.
If your credit score is shaky, try a credit union. It might improve your tally.
U.S. investment bank Goldman Sachs is the employer of choice for those working in the financial services sector globally, a new survey shows.
General Motors recalled more than 3 million North American cars with faulty ignition switches that could affect power steering and power brakes.
Gaming company Zynga said that Reid Hoffman and Jeffrey Katzenberg have stepped down from the company's board of directors.
John Browne kept his life as a gay man a secret. Had he been true to himself, he believes he would have been a much different leader.
President Obama will sign an executive order barring federal contractors from discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity.
Medtronic's $43 billion Covidien deal may signal future medical-device company mergers.
J.C. Penney interfered with Macy's agreement with Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, a New York judge ruled on Monday.
New York Times Executive Editor Dean Baquet disclosed that he had a malignant tumor on his kidney that was removed over the weekend.
Here are five ways the collapse of Iraq could hit America. The Fiscal Times reports.
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No matter which way Scotland votes on independence, experts say kilt prices won't go akilter.
It's billed as "the "most powerful muscle car ever," and its maker sounds satisfied with its EPA ratings, USA Today reports.
Royal Caribbean is introducing a robot bartender, but Issac from 'The Love Boat' isn't worried. NBC News reports.
Former FTC prosecutor Jake Zamansky, addresses shattered investor confidence since the financial crisis in 2008.
Discussing Attorney General Eric Holder's aggressive rhetoric on mortgage fraud, with former FTC prosecutor Jake Zamansky, and CNBC's Kate Kelly.
Attorney General Eric Holder is intensifying the language surrounding mortgage fraud settlements. CNBC's Kate Kelly has the details.