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Wal-Mart Stores said on Friday its board approved a new $15 billion stock repurchase program, the first in two years.
There aren't a lot of motor vehicles using natural gas, but that could be changing thanks to a confluence of trends.
Former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan told CNBC on Friday that the central bank should taper its $85 billion a month bond buying even if the economy is not ready for it.
A misfired email from an IRS employee in Cincinnati alerted a number of Washington IRS officials that extra scrutiny was being placed on conservative groups in July 2010.
J.C. Penney is hoping its new home product range will boost flagging sales and help return the retailer to its glory days, the company's CEO told CNBC.
Despite speculation that Apple next week will announce a music-streaming service, the iPhone maker might have something else up its sleeve.
On the site of a former military golf course where President Dwight Eisenhower once played, the future of U.S. warfare is rising.
The Washington Post reports tonight that the National Security Agency and the FBI are "tapping directly into the central servers of nine leading U.S. internet companies."
McDonald's wants its customers to eat more—day or night, home or abroad. If you're a night owl, you can now get pancakes or hash browns to go with your Big Mac.
File under unintended consequences: A provision meant to deny immigrant workers Obamacare actually incentivizes businesses to prefer immigrants to citizens.
There are rip-your-face-off rallies and then there are the rip-your-face-off retreats—the kind Wall Street experienced Thursday during a brief but vicious yen surge.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has named state Attorney General Jeffrey Chiesa to temporarily fill the US Senate seat that opened up this week after Frank Lautenberg's death.
That love affair between stocks and the dollar may be heading for the rocks now that expectations are dimming that the Fed is planning an early end to easy money.
Amid a government probe on insider trading that threatens potential criminal charges against founder Steve Cohen, SAC Capital underperformed the market last month.
Major retail chains reported sales increases for May that were generally in line with Wall Street's expectations, suggesting consumer spending continues to improve moderately.
Against the backdrop of increasing home prices and the prospect of much higher mortgage rates, it's a "great time" to sell, Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff tells CNBC.
Even as federal budget cuts put the squeeze on government hiring, private employers are creating new jobs at a steady, but painfully slow, pace.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell last week, pointing to moderate job growth despite slowing economic activity.
ETFs create "wild gyrations" that make investors nervous, Starwood Capital's Barry Sternlicht tells CNBC.
Investors moved into high-yield real estate investment trusts while the interest rates were low. But the recent rise in rates question the attractiveness of REITs.
Neil Young is venturing in the start-up world with Pono, a portable music player through crowdfunding site Kickstarter.
Vodka magnate Yuri Scheffler, visiting in New York, says he feels sorry for Ukraine. "There is only one law in Russia, and it's called 'Putin.'"
The New Jersey teen who sued her parents for financial support has reunited with them, and the family wants privacy.
Lee Benson, Execute to Win founder & CEO, discusses how his new operating system helps streamline workplace performance reviews and reduce corporate clutter.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest numbers on retail sales and unemployment. And CNBC's Steve Liesman shares his thoughts on the data.
Andréa Backman, Jack Welch Mgmt. Institute at Strayer University dean, discusses the revolution of online education and its impact on enhancing careers. Jack Welch, Jack Welch Management Institute, weighs in.