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President Obama loses a game of "Touchdown Fever" with Gov. Chris Christie as they tour a rebuilt part of the Jersey shore seven months after Hurricane Sandy washed ashore.
When it comes to the fight against climate change, there are opportunities for positive—and profitable—change, says one green advocate.
U.S. authorities said on Tuesday they have shut down a Costa Rica-based money transfer company that allegedly provided a digital currency used around the world by cyber-criminals.
Many say the Fed's easy money policies are enabling congressional intransigence. But it may really be the other way around.
Just when thousands of urbanites thought they discovered a gold mine in renting out their apartments on Airbnb, regulators and tax collectors are flexing their power.
Brokers say there are now at least a half dozen homes and estates in the Hamptons that are renting for around $1 million—just for the summer—a new record.
The tax-advantaged college-savings plans now house $168.5 billion of our hard-won dough. But not everyone is sold on the idea that 529s are the only way to go.
Helping baby boomers navigate the future is becoming a big business, but now, there's a freebie: LifeReimagined.org from AARP.
Sequester cuts in medical research could end up widening the federal deficit, as slowing the pace of research might end up increasing health care costs.
The United States lags other countries when it comes to offering workers time off, and is especially tough on part-time workers.
Oil depletion is a hot topic rarely mentioned in the context of America's budding energy boom. Yet some murmurs are out there.
US consumer confidence hit the highest level in more than five years, suggesting Americans were resilient in the face of belt-tightening in Washington.
This is the largest annual gain in six years, and prices in the nation's top ten and top twenty markets rose from a year ago. These are the highest annual returns since 2007.
The action-packed sixth installment of the "Fast & Furious" film franchise became the biggest opening film in Universal Pictures' history during Memorial Day weekend.
U.S. single-family home prices racked up their best annual gain in nearly seven years as the recovery continues to provide a source of strength for the economy.
The stock market may have seen most of its gains for 2013, but there's still money to be made in the next three to five years, Roger Altman tells CNBC.
Tiffany reported higher-than-expected sales for the quarter that included Valentine's Day, helped by gains in all regions and promotions around its 'Great Gatsby' collection.
Credit Suisse's chairman warned that a long-running tax dispute with the United States over hidden Swiss bank accounts could easily escalate and spill over to rivals if not settled.
Texas lawmakers sent Gov. Rick Perry more than $1 billion in proposed business tax cuts shortly before the end of the biennial legislative session.
For the second time this year, a fire at sea has aborted a cruise ship. This time, aboard Royal Caribbean's Grandeur of the Seas and the ship's 2,200 passengers were expected back in Baltimore on Tuesday.
The majority of the skiers and snowboarders on the slopes now came from households earning more than $100,000.
The average price for a gallon of gas in the U.S. rose over the past two weeks for the second time in a row.
Nelson Mandela overcame oppression to become an icon of the 20th century. Here are some key events in his life.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau talks with Doug Parker, American Airlines CEO, about the benefits of his company's merger with U.S. Air and reveals where he sees growth for the new airline and how he plans to win over the corporate traveler.
Sen. Ron Johnson, (R-WI), weighs in on the upcoming budget talks on Capitol Hill and the problems associated with Obamacare. We need some real structural reforms to the long-term mandatory spending programs to get a deal to work, Johnson says.
Bill Taubman, Taubman Centers COO, provides his outlook on the holiday shopping season after this weekend's winter storms. We expect the shopping traffic will be heavier in the next couple of weeks, Taubman predicts.