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Smaller companies have helped light the way for the stock market rally—and consequently could chart the way to the long-awaited correction.
With the Postal Service facing billions of dollars in annual losses, door-to-door delivery could be virtually phased out by 2022 under a proposal in Congress.
Facebook reported second-quarter earnings and revenue that beat Wall Street forecasts on growing mobile ad revenues, sending shares surging in late trading.
Visa reported earnings and revenue that beat market expectations. Shares rose.
Snapchat's wild success has been a surprise to even its top investors. But is the company really worth $800 million?
Meredith Whitney painted a dire picture in a CNBC interview Wednesday of cities slashing services and communities battling for mere survival.
Hoping to expand further into the tach hardware sector, today, Google showcased a new-generation, slimmer Nexus 7 tablet, which puts Google online services at the forefront.
A federal bankrutpcy judge ruled Wednesday that federal courts will decide if Detroit is eligible for bankruptcy, staying challenges to the bankruptcy in state court.
Wall Street cheered Apple's rally following the upbeat quarterly report, but analysts remain hesitant to say this could be the turning point for the tech giant's bruised stock.
It's always interesting to watch the bears give up the fight, and it looks like the bulls have just scored another recruit.
Google's new Nexus 7 tablet is faster and lighter than the last generation, but the real surprise was a $35 stick that plugs into TVs for streaming music and videos.
Despite a major jump in mortgage interest rates in June, the nation's builders continued to pass on their own cost increases to buyers.
Michael Dell and Silver Lake Partners responded Wednesday to a demand for a higher bid from Dell's special committee, saying the $13.75 per share offered is a "full and fair price."
Caterpillar's earnings disappointment was caused by the company's undue optimism, and CEO Doug Oberhelman is to blame, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
Former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden will stay in the transit zone of a Moscow airport for the time being while Russian authorities consider his temporary asylum request, a lawyer said.
"As a physician, I understand in a real way the damage Obamacare will to do medicine in South Dakota and the entire country," one of the doctors said in announcing her candidacy.
Boeing posted better-than-expected second-quarter results on Wednesday, helped by a 15 percent jump in commercial aircraft revenue.
Apple reported earnings and revenue that beat analyst forecasts - but the company's Achilles heel was plain for all to see: shrinking margins and slowing China sales.
Sales of new U.S. single-family homes vaulted to a five-year high in June, showing little signs of slowing in the face of higher mortgage rates.
A growing epidemic of overdoses of prescription painkillers is leading to record numbers of deaths, especially among women, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says.
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