Merck reported better-than-expected quarterly results, with sales of newer drugs mostly offsetting declining sales of drugs facing generic competition.» Read More
Airports are busy rolling out major upgrades and expansions in places such as San Francisco, Denver, New York and New Orleans.
The idea of banning, or at least reducing, the use of automobiles in city centers has become an increasingly hot topic among urban planners.
"Ride Along," a buddy cop comedy starring Kevin Hart and Ice Cube, raced to the top of the weekend box office charts for the second week in a row, collecting $21.2 million in ticket sales.
Michaels, the biggest U.S. arts and crafts retailer, said on Saturday it is working with federal law enforcement officials to investigate a possible data breach on its systems that process payment cards.
The DoJ and the CFTC have both held investigations into whether BofA engaged in improper trading by doing its own futures trades ahead of executing large orders for clients.
Not only is credit more available, the rates on used vehicle loans is expected to stay at a reasonable level.
Wal-Mart Stores plans to lay off 2,300 workers at its Sam's Club stores, about 2 percent of its workforce, The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday.
Puerto Rico is in a struggle to borrow money—and it has to do it quickly if it wants to keep ratings agencies happy.
Martin Marietta Materials is in advanced discussions to buy construction material supplier Texas Industries, Bloomberg said.
The price of natural gas spiked as a surge in demand for the heating fuel has led to concerns about whether there will be enough to last the winter.
Obama risks tacking too far left and setting Democrats up for disappointment in this year's vital Senate races, POLITICO's Ben White says.
A star pitcher who recently signed for the Yankees will pay an extra burden in state and local taxes for the privilege, Americans for Tax Reform said.
JPMorgan Chase’s board voted to give Jamie Dimon a new pay package worth about $20 million after his pay was cut in half last year, to $11.5 million.
The American dream of climbing the income ladder is alive and well, according to new research. But much depends on where you grow up.
Top Republicans are saying they can no longer just be the party of "No" on Obamacare: They need to come up with an alternative policy.
No American financial institution is too large to indict and no bank executive immune from criminal prosecution, Attorney General Eric Holder said.
Edward Snowden, the contractor at the center of the NSA controversy, deserves credit for starting a debate, Eric Schmidt told CNBC on Friday.
Republicans are showing little stomach for another bruising fight over the U.S. debt limit next month, but they do want to extract some concessions.
Although groundbreaking Apple products had sticker prices ranging from $399 to $2,495, the opportunity cost of owning them is actually much higher.
Nutritionists want the FDA to make the number of calories more prominent and the amount of added sugar included.
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Dennis Gartman of "The Gartman Letter" says the action in El Pollo Loco could be indicative of a market top.
As the market rises, now is the time to guard your portfolio against the volatility that can strike at any time.
Calling roll-you-own tobacco 'pipe' instead and bulking up small cigars slightly save big tobacco billions. NBC News reports.
Maybe all those high airline fees are starting to pay off - at least for shareholders. Helane Becker, senior airlines research analyst and managing direct at Cowen and Company, explains why.
Savita Subramanian, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, and Ed Keon, Quantitative Management Associates, provide insights and investment strategies on the markets.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Tamlay Trading hired a Houston-based company to bring Kurdish oil ashore.