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Netflix unveiled a new feature that allows subscribers to let their Facebook friends know what television shows and movies they are watching.
The Small Business Administration has proposed rule changes that could make the agency's loan programs more accessible and popular, the New York Times reports.
U.S. business inventories rose by the most in more than 1-1/2 years in January as sales fell, suggesting restocking of warehouses will boost economic growth this quarter.
Retail sales rose more than expected in February as Americans bought motor vehicles and a range of other goods even as they paid more for gasoline.
Three federal agencies, including the IRS, will scrutinize applications for the health-insurance exchanges, which run 15 pages for a three-person family.
Hedge fund manager William Ackman is applauding a consumer group's push for the Federal Trade Commission to investigate whether Herbalife is a pyramid scheme.
Lenders are increasingly approving low down payment loans, and government sponsored mortgage giant Fannie Mae is buying more of them.
Carlyle Group will now allow people to invest as little as $50,000 in its new buyout fund, a regulatory filing showed, as private-equity firms look to widen their customer base in search of new sources of funding.
A filing error has resulted in the delay of up to 600,000 tax refunds — among them students who need the money to pay for books and the tax receipt to apply for financial aid, the IRS said Tuesday.
Mortgage rates spiked last week, sapping demand for home loans on the heels of a sharp rebound in applications the previous week, data from an industry group showed on Wednesday.
Democrats will unveil a budget blueprint that will slice the deficit by $1.85 trillion through spending cuts and tax increases.
Barack Obama said that U.S. authorities are investigating whether hackers unearthed and posted online financial information that belongs to first lady Michelle Obama and a variety of celebrities like Beyonce and Jay-Z.
Advertisers should think about placing promotional messages on social media platforms, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission said.
Global oil demand is set to be depressed by weak economic growth throughout 2013 while soaring U.S. oil production gives consumers a cushion to withstand most supply outages, the IEA said.
Retail investors have missed out on the record rally in U.S equity markets because they don't want to risk losing their money again as financial institutions are seen as "too big to jail," James Bianco, president of Bianco Research, told CNBC on Wednesday.
Shipments of tablets running Google's Android will overtake the iPad this year for the first time, the IDC predicted.
A lobby group representing US technology companies is set to attack India for its domestic procurement policies at a congressional hearing Wednesday, in a sign of growing concern among multinationals about market access in the south Asian nation. The Financial Times reports.
Chase Bank said its website suffered a denial-of-service attack Tuesday, which took the site down for about 90 minutes.
Rep. Paul Ryan insists that his plan to balance the budget by, in part, defunding Obamacare is the right thing to do.
Federal regulators have approved a Boeing plan to redesign the 787 Dreamliner's batteries, though extensive testing will be needed before the planes can fly passengers again.
David Darst, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management chief investment strategist, weighs in on the jobs report and shares his bullish view for 2014. We want to focus on health care and technology, and we like Japan, Darst says.
Does the jobs report give the Fed permission to taper? CNBC's Jeff Cox and Matthew Slaughter, Dartmouth College, economics professor & associate dean, Tuck School of Business, discuss the QE effect on the economy and when taper should begin.
In the wake of several Wall Street firms downgrading GAP, Pamela Quintiliano, SunTrust specialty retail & apparel, thinks the stock is going nowhere. Adrienne Tennant, Janney Montgomery Scott specialty apparel analyst, believes the stock is a long-term out performer.