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A man arrested by Texas police over his alleged involvement in the Target data breach is unrelated to a federal investigation into the matter.
Amazon is expanding its Sunday package delivery service to 15 cities across the country, including Philadelphia, New Orleans and Dallas.
The 2008 financial crisis could be just a precursor to a more severe economic fallout on the horizon, closely followed contrarian investor Marc Faber tells CNBC.
You've heard of selfie. Now, you can add 'groufie' to your repertoire of social media jargon.
A reverse mortgage start-up has raised about $230 million in a private offering, which sets the stage for a potential initial public offering.
Matt Damon may have become a critic of Obama, but many celebrities still support the embattled president, as seen with Obamacare.
With money running out to fix America's roads and bridges, former Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell believes a gas tax hike is needed, and fast.
DirecTV is working with advisers including Goldman Sachs to weigh a possible merger with AT&T, according to Dow Jones, which cited sources.
Here are the six home renovation projects that bring the smallest return at resale.
The US State Department voiced concern after reports of a Chinese vessel ramming Vietnamese ships in the South China Sea.
Yahoo's former chief operating officer Henrique de Castro was not the right fit for the company, CEO Marissa Mayer said on Wednesday.
As his contract is about to expire in 2015, Dave Barger, JetBlue's CEO, is weighing on the future of the company and the names of possible successors.
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Alibaba has agreed to help Amazon.com rival ShopRunner sell to China and handle delivery within the country.
Comcast's plan to merge with Time Warner Cable is expected to face criticism when U.S. lawmakers meet for a second time to discuss the deal.
Younger renters consider down payment and credit score to be top obstacles to getting a mortgage, according to a Fannie Mae survey.
IRS Commissioner Koskinen said the IRS will audit 100,000 fewer individuals this year as part of congressionally mandated cuts to the agency's budget.
May the best drug win. That's how Merck Chief Executive Ken Frazier views the rising competition for hepatitis C treatments.
Six years after the financial crisis, birth rates haven't bounced back. For the economy, that's bad news.
These are not happy days for big Wall Street financial institutions, and the head of one of them thinks this is effectively the end of an era.
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So far no other prominent Western brand has reported extra scrutiny from the Russian authorities, but some are worried.
There is no shortage of ideas in the world of transportation, including an elevator stretching thousands of miles into space.
The Little League Baseball World Series, which holds its championship this weekend, has become a big-money sports event.
Craig Menear will succeed Frank Blake as Home Depot's new CEO, reports "Squawk Box's" Becky Quick.
Politico's Ben White says the president is dragging Democrats down right now and needs to go to Capitol Hill and talk to lawmakers about what's going to happen for the rest of this year.
Reuters reports about 70 trucks from a Russian aid convoy have crossed the Russia-Ukraine border, reports "Squawk Box's" Becky Quick.