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U.S. small businesses borrowed more money in January than they did a year earlier, signaling continued growth in the economy.
Japan's Fast Retailing, which owns Uniqlo, is in talks to buy J. Crew, reported the Wall Street Journal, citing a source.
The effects of climate change, "if any," have not affected the insurance market, Warren Buffett told CNBC—adding he's not calculating catastrophe probabilities differently.
Americans and their elected officials continue to resist cuts to almost any specific program, big or small.
Tech problems at several states' Obamacare enrollment websites are so bad that the government is giving some people relief via loosened subsidy rules.
Even if it isn't a bubble, the tech sector has had a pretty big run, and it might be time to look at some cautious ways to target tech-stock returns.
Connecticut and New York have found a way around federal budget cuts that played a central role in the massive farm bill passed this month.
The fight over the Democratic proposal to raise the minimum wage to $10.10 is vocal and heated as ever.
Your financial data could be in jeopardy if you haven't installed the latest security patch for iOS.
When it comes to tax refunds, many Americans say they plan to do something virtuous with the money they get back. But that's not what really happens.
If the slowdown in the U.S. economy turns out to be more than just weather, St. Louis Fed's Bullard is still unlikely to revise his positive forecast.
The U.S. slashed its estimate for fourth-quarter growth as consumer spending and exports were less robust than initially thought.
Global airlines are increasingly rewarding wealthy fliers with something more intangible: physical distance between them and everyone else.
Apple is facing $2 billion in damages if found guilty of allegations by a German patent-holding company that it infringed on a cellphone technology.
Everyone knows Warren Buffett, but there are three other people making major decisions at Berkshire Hathaway who had kept a low profile. Until now.
Britain's spy agency intercepted millions of webcam chats and stored still images of them, including sexually explicit ones, the Guardian reported.
PepsiCo said its board again rejected activist investor Nelson Peltz's renewed call to split the company's beverage business from its snacks unit.
States that have had tech problems running their own health care enrollment websites are getting some help from the Obama administration.
When an important social issue intersected with business in Arizona, Corporate America decided it was time to take a stand.
Heavy snow is expected Saturday in the Plains before moving east with the potential for treacherous ice accumulations.
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