Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation imposing the nation's first statewide ban on single-use plastic bags.» Read More
Janet Yellen may have a two-year tenure, Wall Street analysts said Friday.
With new leaders in place, Congress faces more big fights over funding for highway construction and government agencies in the coming months.
A former Goldman Sachs trader reportedly promised his mom he was getting a $13 million bonus, and he's fighting to keep his word.
The House is gearing up for some key energy votes, says Energy and Commerce Committee Chair Fred Upton.
A future of interest rates near zero means slower but more steady growth, according to "Bond King" Bill Gross.
Wells Fargo analyst Paul Lejuez said the handbag maker is "attempting something very difficult."
There are many curiosities along the highway for commuters and vacationers.
In a significant increase from a generation ago, one in five people in their 20s and early 30s currently lives with his or her parents. NYT.
Dataminr co-founder Ted Bailey tells CNBC that his start-up aims to make sense of the disparate Twitterverse to give finance clients a profitable edge.
Prosecutors allege Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker was part of a criminal scheme to illegally coordinate fundraising with outside conservative groups.
"Dilbert" creator Scott Adams tells CNBC he doesn't see a way to get around the problem of everyone's hyper-dependence on email.
What does former U.S. General and NATO Commander Wesley Clark have to do with a money-losing food truck? More than you think...
Investors have flocked to bond ETFs this year. For those in need of income, ETFs can capture yield and credit options around the globe.
The 'Yo' app—now the fifth most popular app in Apple's U.S. app store—is very easily hackable, Quartz has discovered.
Tooshlights alerts you to when a bathroom stall is occupied in large public venues like the Hollywood Bowl (no pun intended).
Managing a mutual fund is nothing short of a noble calling to alleviate wealth inequality, according to a Morningstar senior executive.
Hedge fund titan Paul Singer's efforts to resolve his dispute with Argentina over bond payments isn't over yet.
American Apparel initially dismissed allegations against its founder, but losses and litigation ultimately proved too much.
Jeff Bezos is giddy about Amazon.com's first smartphone. He has some work to do to get consumers equally excited.
The U.S. has dispatched similar teams around the world and they have been unable to affect outcomes. The Fiscal Times reports.
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Most traditional indicators show inflation in the U.S. to be well under control, but bacon cheeseburger eaters know better.
A list of the countries that use the most energy on a per-person basis contained mostly small (and surprising) names.
He has been training for competition in recent months, coming out of retirement after the 2012 London Games, USA Today reports.
MGM Resorts Chairman and CEO Jim Murren discusses whether Hong Kong protests could negatively impact his business in Macau, and the future of the gaming and slot floor.
CNBC's David Faber discusses what eBay CEO John Donahoe considers the most beneficial aspects of the eBay-PayPal split.
The "Fast Money" traders look at the big drop in oil prices.