Private equity firm Cerberus Capital Management on Thursday confirmed a deal purchase grocery store chain Safeway for more than $9 billion.» Read More
NYSE Euronext has been chosen to run Libor, the benchmark interest rate that has been at the center of a global rigging scandal.
Fewer foreclosures were completed in May compared to a year ago, while the number of houses in the foreclosure process also declined as the market continued to heal, according to a new study.
CNBC's Scott Cohn explains why Virginia and Utah are well-positioned for business and economic growth.
Kroger says it will acquire Harris Teeter Supermarkets in a deal valued at $2.5 billion, including debt, to expand in the Southeast and mid-Atlantic states.
A long-heralded shake-up at Microsoft is expected to unfurl this week at the urging of CEO Steve Ballmer, AllThingsD is reporting.
The status of Edward Snowden's bid for asylum in Venezuela remained unclear Tuesday after the country's apparent deadline passed. NBC News reports.
Pimco suffered record outflows across its U.S. mutual funds of $14.5 billion in June, investment research firm Morningstar said on Monday.
Hulu has attracted three bids of over $1 billion from suitors, including a partnership of AT&T and Chernin Group, the Wall Street Journal reported.
Facebook stalkers are becoming the stalked. Here's why that might be great news for the stock.
The billionaire deal maker Ronald O. Perelman loves to litigate, and one of his companies recently filed a little-noticed lawsuit accusing Michael R. Milken of fraud.
Smokers trying to get coverage next year under President Obama's health law may get a break from tobacco-use penalties that could have made their premiums unaffordable.
Analysts are expecting a dismal second-quarter earnings season but Alcoa, first out of the gate, beat on both earnings and revenue.
U.S. consumer credit increased in May by the most in a year, a sign low borrowing costs were boosting economic growth although interest rates have since risen.
The FDIC on Tuesday will propose a leverage rule requiring big banks to have common equity equal to at least 5 percent of their assets, sources tell CNBC.
The New York Attorney General is looking beyond Thomson Reuters at other early data releases to Wall Street, CNBC has learned.
The FDIC's stricter leverage rules will be announced on Tuesday, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly. The FDIC is expected to raise the key leverage ratio for banks to 5 percent from 3 percent.
Just as America's homeowners were finally coming up for air, they are suddenly turning more negative on the housing market, according to a new survey from Fannie Mae.
Apple has cut iPhone orders for the second half of this year, according to analyst Brian Blair at Wedge Partners.
The level of underemployed workers looks bad on its face but even worse when it's not the government doing the counting.
Individual investors showed no fear during the June stock market pullback, aggressively buying the dip and getting even more bullish by the end of the month than they were before it started. Do they know something the pros don't?
"This is a real public threat," a health official told CNBC, as hospitals overuse antibiotics.
Most car companies want to sell more cars. Ferrari wants to sell less. And so far, its strategy has been highly profitable.
A student who sued her parents for support had her initial request denied by a judge, who cautioned that the case could lead to a "slippery slope."
CNBC's Hampton Pearson breaks down the latest employment data.
Steven Wieting, Citi Private Bank; Rebecca Patterson, Bessemer Trust; Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities; Ben White, CNBC Contributor, and CNBC's Steve Liesman and Rick Santelli, provide their predictions on Friday's jobs number.
Ukraine Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk talks to CNBC's Steve Sedgwick about attempts to get Crimea to succeed from Ukraine.