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"No just God would stand for what they did yesterday and what they do every single day," Obama says of the terrorists who beheaded James Foley.
Most Americans don't realize the market gained 30 percent last year, and only 1 in 9 call themselves savvy about investing, according to a survey.
The FBI has warned that health care industry companies are being targeted by hackers.
McDonald's sees a widespread digital revamp as key to reaching its audience. Job postings shed light on what may be in store.
Hostess Brands said Wednesday that the Schiller Park, Ill., bakery where Twinkies were invented in 1930 will close, the Chicago Tribune reported.
The Fed's annual gathering will look at how much slack there is among the unemployed, part-timers and those who stopped looking for work.
The rise in borrowers falling behind on auto loans will renew concerns the auto industry is creating a bubble for subprime loans.
Another day, another iPhone 6 leak.
A CNBC Fed Survey finds that market participants expect the coming rate hike cycle to end in the fourth quarter of 2017, at 3.16 percent.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is paying almost $1 million to the government for failing to make disclosures required by antitrust law ... again.
Ahead of Apple's iPhone 6 launch, developers scramble to see that their apps will work on iOS8, which is expected to launch with the new smartphone.
Snapchat is expected to add news and advertisements to its news feeds, a move that its users may not entirely hate, one expert says.
Russian food safety watchdog says it's found "numerous" breaches of sanitary regulations at four McDonald's restaurants in Moscow.
The gain in the S&P 500 between the same Fed minute release time periods the past two years is effectively exactly the same.
Forget the headlines and the charts: Despite the loopy market behavior recently, investors are downright apathetic.
House Budget Chairman Paul Ryan now says charitable deductions should be protected, and there should be no cap on deductions.
Germany's Infineon Technologies announced that it will acquire U.S.-based semiconductor company International Rectifier for $3 billion cash.
Every year, thousands of Americans move to new cities to start retirement -- and that decision must be weighed by a host of factors.
Amazon to open an office in China's Shanghai free trade zone, state media says, allowing the firm to sell a wider range of products in the country.
Vying for a crucial Senate seat in Iowa, Bruce Braley and Joni Ernst are scrambling terms of engagement in the politics of class.
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2015 is shaping up as the year the U.S. consumer will have to shine the light for the rest of the world—or else.
The Navy's Silent NEMO suggests the best engineer for effective machines might be mother nature.
A Japanese lingerie maker recalled more than 20,000 brassieres after complaints that underwires suddenly poked out.
Pro golfer Rickie Fowler, and Kenny Dichter, Wheels Up founder & CEO, discusses golf and ride-sharing private jets.
The Cuba news Wednesday boosted shares of several companies. CNBC.com's John Melloy discusses, with a couple caveats of caution.
Larry Summers, Harvard University, shares his thoughts on provisions in the omnibus spending bill.